Search for dissertations about: "primary and secondary school"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 swedish dissertations containing the words primary and secondary school.

  1. 1. Indirect effects of unemployment and low earnings : Crime and children's school performance

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Nationalekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Nilsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Nationalekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three self-contained essays that consider indirect effects of unemployment and low earnings on crime and children’s school performance. The first essay, Crime, unemployment and labor market programs in turbulent times (joint with Jonas Agell), investigates the effect of unemployment and participation in labor market programs, in general and among youth, on Swedish crime rates using a new panel data set for Swedish municipalities for the period 1996-2000. READ MORE

  2. 2. Nature's Canon : The Formation and Change of the Science Curriculum in Swedish Compulsory School 1842–2007

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Pedagogiska institutionen

    Author : Magnus Hultén; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Compulsory school; Science education; Curriculum history; Textbook; Primary; Secondary; Ideology; naturkunskap; naturkunnighet; naturorientering; naturvetenskap; folkskola; grundskola; lärmedel; läroböcker; lärobok; läroplansteori; läroplanshistoria; innehåll; ideologi; utbildning; fysik; kemi; biologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; pedagogik; Education;

    Abstract : This dissertation analyses the science curriculum in Swedish compulsory school 1842–2007. National curricula, textbooks, textbook adverts, and handbooks are analysed. These all have a strong position in defining the school curricula and their contents, methods and aims, and can therefore be called canonic texts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Teaching photosynthesis in a compulsory school context : Students' reasoning, understanding and interactions

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet, Institutionen för naturvetenskapernas och matematikens didaktik

    Author : Helena Näs; Fakultet för lärarutbildning.; [2010]
    Keywords : teaching; primary and secondary school; plants; photosynthesis and respiration; Undervisning; mellan- och högstadiet; växter; fotosyntes och cellandning; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education Subject didactics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik Ämnesdidaktik; didactics of natural science; naturvetenskapens didaktik;

    Abstract : According to previous research, students show difficulties in understanding photosynthesis and respiration, and basic ecological concepts like energy flow in ecosystems. There are successful teaching units accomplished in this area and many of them can be described as inquiry-based teaching. READ MORE

  4. 4. Learning Democracy Together in School? : Student and Teacher Attitudes in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    University dissertation from Stockholm : avdelningen för internationell och jämförande pedagogik

    Author : Lidija Kolouh-Westin; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bosnia and Herzegovina; democracy; education; authoritarianism; social responsibility; conflict resolution; attitudes; values; globalization; socialization; participation; critical citizenship; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik;

    Abstract : The principal aim of this study is to examine attitudes and values, through questionnaires, among students and teachers in the last grade of primary school (grade 8) regarding issues related to authoritarianism, democracy, human rights, children rights, conflict resolution and legislation in Bosnia and Herzegovina. A second aim is to explore and analyze the role of the international community in the democratization and education processes in the light of globalization in this country through secondary sources of data, site visits and observations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Creep Behaviour of Titanium Aluminides and its Relation to Phase Distributions and Dislocation Structures

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Dennis Lundström; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2001]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Teknisk materialvetenskap; Materials science; gamma-TiAl; creep; fatigue; microstructure; dislocations; twinning; thermal transport properties;

    Abstract : The need for more efficient gas turbines with lowered fuel consumption and thereby lowered emission has recently lead to increased interest in low-density, .gamma.-based TiAl intermetallic alloys as a replacement of e.g. READ MORE