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11 röster om ett normativt komplext beslut - En komparativ socialpsykologisk analys av abort i Kenya och Sverige

Eriksson Frisk, Lisette LU (2011) SOPA63 20102
School of Social Work
Abstract
Through time a woman’s right to abortion has been an emotionally and morally issue all over the world. The ethical complexity of abortion questions affects individual, political, cultural and religious levels in communities. The purpose of this study was to achieve a deeper understanding of abortion contexts, and compare how abortion context appears in the Swedish and Kenyan communities from Kenyan doctors and young Kenyan woman’s perceptions, opinions and experience of abortion. The empirical material has been collected through two semi-structured group interviews, which have been analyzed from social psychological theoretical perspectives. The results showed that the interviews statements were reflected by social, cultural and religious... (More)
Through time a woman’s right to abortion has been an emotionally and morally issue all over the world. The ethical complexity of abortion questions affects individual, political, cultural and religious levels in communities. The purpose of this study was to achieve a deeper understanding of abortion contexts, and compare how abortion context appears in the Swedish and Kenyan communities from Kenyan doctors and young Kenyan woman’s perceptions, opinions and experience of abortion. The empirical material has been collected through two semi-structured group interviews, which have been analyzed from social psychological theoretical perspectives. The results showed that the interviews statements were reflected by social, cultural and religious norms and ideologies that affect the individual’s social interaction and behavioral processes. (Less)
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author
Eriksson Frisk, Lisette LU
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course
SOPA63 20102
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M2 - Bachelor Degree
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Key words: abortion, experiences, teenagers, young women, Africa, Kenya, culture, social psychology.
language
Swedish
additional info
Assessor Lars Harrysson
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1852801
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2011-03-16 10:42:57
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2011-03-16 10:42:57
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  abstract     = {Through time a woman’s right to abortion has been an emotionally and morally issue all over the world. The ethical complexity of abortion questions affects individual, political, cultural and religious levels in communities. The purpose of this study was to achieve a deeper understanding of abortion contexts, and compare how abortion context appears in the Swedish and Kenyan communities from Kenyan doctors and young Kenyan woman’s perceptions, opinions and experience of abortion. The empirical material has been collected through two semi-structured group interviews, which have been analyzed from social psychological theoretical perspectives. The results showed that the interviews statements were reflected by social, cultural and religious norms and ideologies that affect the individual’s social interaction and behavioral processes.},
  author       = {Eriksson Frisk, Lisette},
  keyword      = {Key words: abortion,experiences,teenagers,young women,Africa,Kenya,culture,social psychology.},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {11 röster om ett normativt komplext beslut - En komparativ socialpsykologisk analys av abort i Kenya och Sverige},
  year         = {2011},
}