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Hemlösas situation och det sociala utanförskapet : En narrativ studie om professionellas erfarenheter och uppfattningar

Shillova, Marigona LU and Nuhiji, Liridona LU (2015) SOPA63 20151
School of Social Work
Abstract
The aim of this narrative study was to investigate professional’s views and experiences on homeless people’s situation and the social exclusion among them. The study is based on professionals working in support housing and a shelter, with 15 years of work experience with the homeless. We have conducted semistructured-interviews with six employees. In this study we chose to use two methods, the narrative and the qualitative. The narrative method enabled us to find aspects of change and continuity in the professional’s stories. And the qualitative method allowed us to analyze the aspects we found in the stories further more. This study shows that homeless people are socially excluded and often lack support from their social network. The... (More)
The aim of this narrative study was to investigate professional’s views and experiences on homeless people’s situation and the social exclusion among them. The study is based on professionals working in support housing and a shelter, with 15 years of work experience with the homeless. We have conducted semistructured-interviews with six employees. In this study we chose to use two methods, the narrative and the qualitative. The narrative method enabled us to find aspects of change and continuity in the professional’s stories. And the qualitative method allowed us to analyze the aspects we found in the stories further more. This study shows that homeless people are socially excluded and often lack support from their social network. The problems that the homeless have today is more complex and care for this target group is divided between different healthcare actors and social services. (Less)
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author
Shillova, Marigona LU and Nuhiji, Liridona LU
supervisor
organization
course
SOPA63 20151
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
Professionals, homeless people's situation, social exclusion, stigma, fragmentation
language
Swedish
id
5471275
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2015-06-12 09:26:02
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2015-06-12 09:26:02
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  abstract     = {The aim of this narrative study was to investigate professional’s views and experiences on homeless people’s situation and the social exclusion among them. The study is based on professionals working in support housing and a shelter, with 15 years of work experience with the homeless. We have conducted semistructured-interviews with six employees. In this study we chose to use two methods, the narrative and the qualitative. The narrative method enabled us to find aspects of change and continuity in the professional’s stories. And the qualitative method allowed us to analyze the aspects we found in the stories further more. This study shows that homeless people are socially excluded and often lack support from their social network. The problems that the homeless have today is more complex and care for this target group is divided between different healthcare actors and social services.},
  author       = {Shillova, Marigona and Nuhiji, Liridona},
  keyword      = {Professionals,homeless people's situation,social exclusion,stigma,fragmentation},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Hemlösas situation och det sociala utanförskapet : En narrativ studie om professionellas erfarenheter och uppfattningar},
  year         = {2015},
}