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Swedish to English Social Science, Sociology, Ethics, etc. Translation Glossary

Swedish term English translation
aktör participant
altbo social housing
att arbeta svart work in the black ecomomy
avledningsbar distractible
Entered by: dmesnier
B-tjänster Part B services
Barnatillsyningsmannen child welfare officer
behandling i öppna former treatment as an outpatient
Entered by: Mats Wiman
behandlingsassistent addiction treatment assistant
Brudskål toast for the bride and groom
fasat bevelled
Entered by: Helen Johnson
förutsättning abilities and skills/potential
frågelådan question box
handlingsförmåga och kompetens viability and competence
HVB-hem residential care homes for children and young persons
idéburen ideology-driven
invandrarskap immigrantness
Jourhem Emergency foster care
Entered by: Catherine Skala
könsförnedrande degrading to women (depending on context)
konkurrensutsättningsprogram program for opening up to competition
kranskommun outer suburb
Entered by: Anna Herbst
länsgemensam county-wide (but only here)
leva härst reside here
Entered by: micawber_7
meckande cutting and preparring [cannabis]
mv. etc.
Myndighetsfrånvänd unreceptive to authority
Entered by: Catherine Skala
objektanställning employment by task
Entered by: Helena Grahn
Omplacera placement change
Entered by: Catherine Skala
omsorgsverksamhet nursing and social care facilities
personalgrupp personnel group
Entered by: Linda Theis
personalvetare human resources specialist, studying human resources management
Entered by: Paul Lambert
rättvisetänkande justice orientation/duty-orientation
Entered by: Helen Johnson
regeltvång tyranny of rules
Entered by: Thomas Johansson
samarbetsorganisation partner, collaborative, joint venture, coordination, coordinating, consultative
samlandet collecting
Entered by: Cynthia Coan
särkullbarn children from a previous marriage or relationship
seniorhus senior housing
Entered by: Helen Johnson
servicehus "servicehus"*(+ footnote)
socialtjänstverksamhet social services departments
spelmansstämma folk music festival/ fiddlers' festival
spisölsbruntar cupbearer
Entered by: Lars Jelking
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