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Har ungdomar som kommit på "glid" någon chans att normaliseras?: vad tror ungdomarna själva?

Ågren, Carina and Björk, Marie-Louise (2001)
School of Social Work
Abstract
The purpose of our essay was to investigate whether a certain group of young people felt that they had a chance to live according to the rules and standards that rule our society through certain given support actions. Central issues were, e.g., if we could understand the situation of the adolescents through certain theories about social background and integration. Were the adolescents considered a social problem, and what were their view of themselves and the project in which they had participated. We concluded that the youngsters themselves considered that they, through the support actions, got better starting conditions to become "normalized", and that their social backgrounds, to a certain extent, did have an influence on their... (More)
The purpose of our essay was to investigate whether a certain group of young people felt that they had a chance to live according to the rules and standards that rule our society through certain given support actions. Central issues were, e.g., if we could understand the situation of the adolescents through certain theories about social background and integration. Were the adolescents considered a social problem, and what were their view of themselves and the project in which they had participated. We concluded that the youngsters themselves considered that they, through the support actions, got better starting conditions to become "normalized", and that their social backgrounds, to a certain extent, did have an influence on their situation at the time of the study. The youngsters experienced the project as being very positive, and their opinion of themselves became more positive through the support they got. We also found that they were considered a social problem. (Less)
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author
Ågren, Carina and Björk, Marie-Louise
supervisor
organization
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Social problems and welfare, national insurance, Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring
language
Swedish
id
1358517
date added to LUP
2004-11-08
date last changed
2004-11-08
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  abstract     = {The purpose of our essay was to investigate whether a certain group of young people felt that they had a chance to live according to the rules and standards that rule our society through certain given support actions. Central issues were, e.g., if we could understand the situation of the adolescents through certain theories about social background and integration. Were the adolescents considered a social problem, and what were their view of themselves and the project in which they had participated. We concluded that the youngsters themselves considered that they, through the support actions, got better starting conditions to become "normalized", and that their social backgrounds, to a certain extent, did have an influence on their situation at the time of the study. The youngsters experienced the project as being very positive, and their opinion of themselves became more positive through the support they got. We also found that they were considered a social problem.},
  author       = {Ågren, Carina and Björk, Marie-Louise},
  keyword      = {Social problems and welfare, national insurance,Sociala problem, social välfärd, socialförsäkring},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Har ungdomar som kommit på "glid" någon chans att normaliseras?: vad tror ungdomarna själva?},
  year         = {2001},
}