Department of Sociology

Conference Presentations for Research Group ’Welfare & Life-course’

(2014)

(In alphabetical order and sorted by type and language) 

Invited conference presentations (international):

Olaison, A; Torres, S. & Forssell, E. (2014). Documentation practices in need assessment: the role that institutional categorization plays in the clientization of older migrants. (Paper presented at the Invited Symposium on ‘Institutional Categorization in Elderly Care’ at 22nd Nordic Congress of Gerontology, May 25-28, 2014 in Gothenburg, Sweden)

Torres, S; Olaison, A. & Forssell, E. (2014). Understanding care managers’ experiences of older migrants through the lens that the debate on social exclusion provides. (Paper presented at the Invited Symposium on ‘Practices of Age Inclusion & Exclusion: Representations, Discourses and Methodological Challenges’ at the 8th Int’l. Conference on Cultural Gerontology, April 10-12 in Galway, Ireland.)

Submitted conference presentations (international):

Flinkfeldt, M. (2014). Doing chairing, negotiating professional asymmetries: Administration and medicine in Swedish sick leave status meetings. (Paper presented at the National Communications Association’s (NCA) 100th annual convention, November 20-23 in Chicago, USA.)

Flinkfeldt, M. (2014). Legitimacy and knowledge in sick leave status meetings in Sweden. (Paper presented at the Nordic Interdisciplinary Conference on Discourse and Interaction (Nordisco), November 12-14 in Jyväskylä, Finland.)

Flinkfeldt, M. (2014). Sick leave culture: Institutional categorization, legitimacy, and moral order at the intersection of research and politics in Sweden. (Paper presented at the 18th World Congress of Sociology, July 13-19 in Yokohama, Japan.)

Hellström Muhli, U. (2014). Accounts of pain experience and vulnerability in an elderly care context. Conference symposium: Hellström Muhli, U. (chair), Blomberg, A., Boman, Å., Josephson, I. & Jansson. G. Meeting the Challenges for the health and elderly care: Problematizing Vulnerability in Care Encounters. The 12th International Conference on Communication, Medicine & Ethics (COMET), June 26th-28th in Lugano, Switzerland.

Hellström Muhli, U. (2014). The ethical dimension of presence in elderly care talk-encounters. Hellström Muhli, U., Brannigan, M. Discursive, ethical, and interactional dimensions of presence in healthcare communication- implications for professional education. The 12th International Conference on Communication, Medicine & Ethics (COMET), June 26th-28th in Lugano, Switzerland.

Iversen, C. &; Lindström, A. (2014). No time like the present? Talking smoking cessation with older patients. (Paper presented at the International Conference on Conversation Analysis, June 25-29 in Los Angeles, CA., USA.)

Iversen, C. & Lindström, A. (2014). Lifestyle discussions in the emergency room: Analysis of interactions between care providers and older patients in Swedish television documentaries.(Paper presented at the 22nd Nordic Congress of Gerontology, May 25-28 in Gothenburg, Sweden)

Kania-Lundholm, M. & Torres, S. (2014). The divide that older people make: age, digital technologies and meaning among older internet users. (Paper presented at the 67th Annual Scientific Meeting of the Gerontological Society of America, November 5-9 in Washington, DC., USA.)

Kania-Lundholm, M. & Torres, S. (2014). Older people, new media: the motivations for and experiences of older adults’ usage of digital media (Paper presented at the 8th Int’l. Conference on Cultural Gerontology, April 10-12 in Galway, Ireland.)

Kania-Lundholm, M.  & Torres, S. (2014). Revisiting the digital divide: contributions from older internet users. (Paper presented at the 18th World Congress of Sociology, July 13-19 in Yokohama, Japan.)

Mäkinen, I.H. & Borisova, L. (2014). The population development in Russian provinces, 1990-2009. (Poster presented at the 67th European Population Conference, June 25-28 in Budapest, Hungary).

Mäkinen I.H. &; Ferlander, S. (2014). Social relations and health in Belarus. (Presentation at the 15th Conference of the European Society of Health and Medical Sociologists, August 27-30 in Helsinki, Finland)

Mäkinen I. H. & Bursztein Lipsicas, C. (2014). Repetition of attempted suicide am006Fng immigrants to Europe. (Presentation at the 15th European Symposium of Suicide and Suicidal Behaviour, August 27-30 in Tallinn, Estonia.)

Nordberg, C; Lindblom, J. & Torres, S. (2014). Debating the future of elder care in Northern Europe: migrant care worker recruitment in the Finnish and Swedish Press (Paper to be presented at the 27th Conference of the Nordic Sociological Association, August 14-16 in Lund, Sweden.)

Sépulchre, M. & Lindqvist, R. (2014). Enhancing active citizenship for persons with psychosocial disabilities, the role of the state in the European context (Paper presented at the 27th Conference of the Nordic Sociological Association, August 14-16 in Lund, Sweden.)

Sépulchre, M. (2014). Exploring the meaning of 'community' in relation to citizenship and experiences of disability (Paper presented at the Disability Studies Conference, September 9-11 in Lancaster, UK)

Sépulchre, M. (2014). Experiences of citizenship and ‘disability identity’ in the Swedish context (Paper presented at the Disability Studies Conference, September 9-11 in Lancaster, UK)

Torres, S; Forssell, E. & Olaison, A. (2014). ‘Othering’ in need assessment practice: how understandings of ethnic/ cultural ‘Others can become institutionalized. (Paper presented at the 11th IMISCOE Annual Conference, August 27-29 in Madrid, Spain.)

Torres, S; Ågård, P. & Milberg, A. (2014). Cross-cultural interaction in end-of-life care: palliative care workers’ understandings. (Paper presented at the 11th IMISCOE Annual Conference, August 27-29 in Madrid, Spain.)

Torres, S; Forssell, E. & Olaison, A. (2014). Cash for care schemes and older migrants: perspectives from needs assessment practice. (Paper presented at the 18th World Congress of Sociology, July 13-19 in Yokohama, Japan.)

Ågård, P. & Torres, S. (2014). Negotiating ethnic ’Otherness’: palliative care workers talk about their understandings of cross-cultural interactions. (Paper presented at the 8th Int’l. Conference on Cultural Gerontology, April 10-12 in Galway, Ireland.)

Ågård, P. (2014) Palliative care workers’ understandings of cross--cultural interaction in end-of-lifecCare (Paper presented at the 22th Nordic Congress of Gerontology, May 25-28 in Gothenburg, Sweden)

Submitted conference presentations (national):

Alexanderson, K. (2014). Kulturmöten i socialt arbete då föräldrar har missbruksproblem. (Papper presenterat vid Nordiska Forsa Symposiet i Malmö 8-10 oktober.)                                                          

Alexanderson, K. & Hyvönen, U. (2014) . Finns det plats för barn och ungas delaktighet i en administrativt dominerad socialtjänst? (Papper presenterat vid Nordiska Forsa Symposiet i Malmö 8-10 oktober).

Flinkfeldt, M. (2014). ‘Sick leave culture’: Institutional categorization, legitimacy and moral order at the intersection of research and politics. (Paper presented at the Swedish Sociological Association’s bi-annual conference ‘Sociologidagarna’, March 13-15 in Gothenburg, Sweden.)