Search for dissertations about: "Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 45 swedish dissertations containing the words Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap.

  1. 1. Citeringens praktiker: Det vetenskapliga publicerandet som teori, metod och forskningspolitik The practices of the citation: Scientific publication as theory, method and research policy

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Gustaf Nelhans; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Library and Information Science; Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap; performativitet; citeringskultur; citeringsmangel; citeringstypologi; citeringspraktiker; citeringsnätverk; vetenskapstepori; vetenskapsstudier; vetenskaps- och teknikstudier; performativity; citation practices; citation; mangle; citation culture; citation networks; HistCite; citation map; historiograph; ontology; controversy; Science and Technology Studies; STS; Theory of science;

    Abstract : The thesis investigates the scientific citation and its various functions in the scientific community and develops it as a tool for research in theory of science, scientometrics and science studies. Through empirical and theoretical studies that utilize both quali-tative and quantitative methods the citation’s history, method, as well as its use in research policy is examined. READ MORE

  2. 2. Att utvärdera i praktiken The practice of evalutation - a retrospective study for local change and development in public libraries

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Angela Zetterlund; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Library and Information Science; Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap; utvärdering; uppföljning; förändringsarbete; institutionell teori; programutvärdering; utvecklingsprojekt; bibliotek; utvärderingsforskning; folkbibliotek; sverige; Evaluation; Evaluation Practice; Program; Project; Public Library; Library Management; Institutional Theory; Library and Information Services;

    Abstract : The study is placed within the area of library and information science (LIS) known as evaluation research and in particular, the area that relates to theory of evaluation practice. An analysis of previous research reveals that there is a need for conceptualising evaluation activities in the real life of libraries and information services and to reflect further on the conditions for evaluation in various institutional contexts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Taken for Granted The Construction of Order in the Process of Library Management System Decision Making

    University dissertation from Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap/Bibliotekshögskolan Högskolan i Borås och Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Nasrine Olson; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; library management systems; system selection process; decision making; methodological symmetry; duality of structure; conceptual order; social order; Library Management Systems; System Selection Process within Libraries; Library System Procurement process; Consequences of Decision Making; Methodological Symmetry; Duality of Structure in Decision Making Process; Construction of Conceptual Order; Construction of Social Order;

    Abstract : This thesis is an empirically based, theoretical discussion of the process of decision making in relation to Library Management Systems (LMS). Although the conceptualization of the LMS decision process in rational terms, common in many LMS selection models, may be useful in different respects, here the process is viewed from a social constructivist stance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Actors in Collaboration Sociotechnical Influence on Practice-Research Collaboration

    University dissertation from Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap/Bibliotekshögskolan Högskolan i Borås och Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Marisa Ponti; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; actor-network theory; collaborative work; information science; practice-research gap; socio-technical paradigm; virtual organisation; Actor-Network Theory; Collaborative Work; Information Science; Practice-Research Gap; Socio-technical Paradigm; Virtual Organization;

    Abstract : There has long been a concern about the research-practice gap within Library and Information Science (LIS). Several authors have highlighted the disconnection between the world of professional practice, interested in service and information system development, and the world of the academy, focused on the development of theory and the progress of the discipline. READ MORE

  5. 5. Finitism and symmetry: an inquiry into the basic notions of the Strong programme

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Jonas Larsson; Högskolan i Borås.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

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