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1. Progressive Women, Traditional Men : The Politics of 'Knowledge' and Gendered stories of 'Development' In the Northern Periphery of the EU
Sammanfattning : This dissertation in Cultural Anthropology and Women's Studies is an ethnographic account of the meaning and politics of social scientific "knowledge production", exemplified in gendered stories of regional "development" in the inland northern Swedish province of Jämtland, after Sweden's 1995 entry into the EU and the cultural meanings they assign to men and women. European integration is experienced as an ongoing peripheralization of modernity, registered in visions of regional "development" centered on the heteronormatively defined ideal of jämställdhet (equality between men and women) and on the "resources" of place and history, forged in a cultural imaginary shared by social scientific researchers, state agencies, and grass-roots "practitioners". LÄS MER
2. Sexually transmitted diseases and sexual behaviour among young Swedish women : a population-based study
Sammanfattning : Most epidemiologic studies of sexually transmitted diseases (STD) are based on patients seeking help or advice at various health care settings. Because many STD:s are subclinical, epidemiologic surveys can be strengthened by a population-based approach. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Belonging to an indigenous group in Mexico is usually associated with poor health, mainly as the result of social isolation from the mainstream society. The Tarahumara are no exception. They constitute the largest indigenous group in northern Mexico and one of the most marginalized ethnic minorities in North America. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis was to describe the medical, cognitive and psychosocial consequences of epilepsy in young adulthood. Four studies were carried out with this patient group. LÄS MER
5. Om fruktsamhet, ansvar och relationer : en studie av ungdomars erfarenheter av abort i tidig graviditet samt barnmorskors erfarenheter av att vårda i detta sammanhang
Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to achieve a deeper understanding of experiences of abortion in early pregnancy through illuminating the meaning both of the experiences of young people who seek to undergo an abortion, and of the midwives’ experiences of caring in this context. - Young women’s experiences of being pregnant and of having decided on an abortion in early pregnancy (Sub-study I), - Young women’s experiences of having undergone an early abortion. LÄS MER