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”Jag har fått en utbildning på sidan av studierna”

Frödin, David LU (2016) SOCK04 20181
Department of Sociology
Sociology
Abstract
The purpose of this study is to examine students experiences and participation in Lund university
studentunions. The methodological approach in doing this has been by four interviews with förmän
at student unions that goes under the name nation. By using Bourdieus theories about class, habitus
and culture, analysis of how the students different backgrounds has shaped their carriers at nations
has been made. The participants of the study have been categorized into two concepts: classtravelers
and inheritors. Growing up in a environment where higher education was not a given life
choice made the class-traveler of the study to use the nation as a substitute for low cultural capital.
Meanwhile the inheritors of the study had a high... (More)
The purpose of this study is to examine students experiences and participation in Lund university
studentunions. The methodological approach in doing this has been by four interviews with förmän
at student unions that goes under the name nation. By using Bourdieus theories about class, habitus
and culture, analysis of how the students different backgrounds has shaped their carriers at nations
has been made. The participants of the study have been categorized into two concepts: classtravelers
and inheritors. Growing up in a environment where higher education was not a given life
choice made the class-traveler of the study to use the nation as a substitute for low cultural capital.
Meanwhile the inheritors of the study had a high cultural capital which gave them opportunities to
spend more time at the nations, and by doing this building more capital in the organisation. (Less)
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author
Frödin, David LU
supervisor
organization
alternative title
En kvalitativ intervjustudie om studenters erfarenheter och engagemang vid Lunds universitets studentnationer
course
SOCK04 20181
year
type
M2 - Bachelor Degree
subject
keywords
nationer, student unions, students, class, sociology of education, inheritors, classtravelers, university
language
Swedish
id
8938753
date added to LUP
2018-04-24 10:35:44
date last changed
2018-04-24 10:35:44
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  abstract     = {The purpose of this study is to examine students experiences and participation in Lund university
studentunions. The methodological approach in doing this has been by four interviews with förmän
at student unions that goes under the name nation. By using Bourdieus theories about class, habitus
and culture, analysis of how the students different backgrounds has shaped their carriers at nations
has been made. The participants of the study have been categorized into two concepts: classtravelers
and inheritors. Growing up in a environment where higher education was not a given life
choice made the class-traveler of the study to use the nation as a substitute for low cultural capital.
Meanwhile the inheritors of the study had a high cultural capital which gave them opportunities to
spend more time at the nations, and by doing this building more capital in the organisation.},
  author       = {Frödin, David},
  keyword      = {nationer,student unions,students,class,sociology of education,inheritors,classtravelers,university},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {”Jag har fått en utbildning på sidan av studierna”},
  year         = {2016},
}