Search for dissertations about: "General principles"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 305 swedish dissertations containing the words General principles.

  1. 1. A View from Language : Growth of language in individuals and populations

    Author : Christer Johansson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Scandinavia; psycho-linguistics; past tense; linguistic ecology; language variation; language change; language acquisition; evolution; epidemics; emergence; diffusion; connectionism; area linguistics; case; simulation; synthesis.; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Abstract : The main question that this book tries to find answers to is what it is that makes language learnable. Language is one of the most complex human activities, but nearly 100% of humanity have learned a language in childhood. One answer could be that it is something in our brain that makes us learn language better than most other activities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sociolinguistic, comparative and historical perspectives on Scandinavian gender: With focus on Jamtlandic

    University dissertation from Media-Tryck, Lund University, Sweden

    Author : Briana Van Epps; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2019-06-14]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; grammatical gender; Jamtlandic; Swedish dialects; dialectology; dialect loss; language variation and change; gender assignment; Scandinavian; gender variability; diachrony; Old Norse; Old Swedish; Swedish; Norwegian; Elfdalian;

    Abstract : The present thesis investigates gender assignment in Jamtlandic from a sociolinguistic and historical/comparative perspective. Jamtlandic is a language variety spoken in northwestern Sweden in the province of Jämtland. It maintains a three-gender system, in contrast to Standard Swedish, which has a two-gender system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Representing discourse referents in speech and gesture

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Sandra Debreslioska; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019-05-17]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; discourse; gestures; bimodal reference; narrative; German; cohesion; speech-gesture co-expressivity; speech-gesture relationship; language production; language perception; elicitation task; reaction time experiment; psycholinguistics;

    Abstract : The thesis examines the way that speech and gestures are used together to represent referents in discourse. The starting point is the generally acknowledged observation that gestures are a constitutive part of language (Kendon, 2004; McNeill, 1992). READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring sustainable manufacturing principles and practices

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Engineering

    Author : Claudia Alayón; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Sustainable manufacturing principles; sustainable manufacturing practices;

    Abstract : The manufacturing industry remains a critical force in the quest for global sustainability. An increasing number of companies are modifying their operations in favor of more sustainable practices. READ MORE

  5. 5. Creation, Development and Impact of the General Principles of Community Law: Towards a jus commune europaeum?

    University dissertation from Intellecta docusys

    Author : Xavier Groussot; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; European Convention of Human Rights ; Legitimacy ; Review ; ECJ ; General Principles of Community Law ; Jus Commune ; Charter of Fundamental Rights ; Spill-over .; EU law; EU-rätt;

    Abstract : The aim of this research is two-fold. First, the general principles of Community law are analyzed as "legitimacy principles", which permit the European Court of Justice to review the acts of the institutions and the Member States. READ MORE