Search for dissertations about: "Loneliness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 swedish dissertations containing the word Loneliness.

  1. 1. Internet-based interventions for loneliness : Efficacy and latent psychopathological profiles of treatment seekers

    Author : Anton Käll; Gerhard Andersson; Roz Shafran; Claudi Bockting; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Cognitive behavioural therapy; ICBT; Internet interventions; Interpersonal psychotherapy; Latent profile analysis; Loneliness; Ensamhet; IKBT; Internetinterventioner; Interpersonell psykoterapi; Kognitiv beteendeterapi; Latent profilanalys;

    Abstract : Loneliness is an adverse emotional reaction thought to stem from an unwanted and impoverished social situation. Though it commonly makes brief appearances across the lifespan for most people, it has received increasing attention as a factor relevant to somatic and psychological well-being when assuming a more chronic form. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Inefficient Loneliness : A Descriptive Study about the Complexity of Assessment for Learning in Primary Technology Education

    Author : Eva Hartell; Inga-Britt Skogh; Edvard Norlander; Lena Gumaelius; Pernilla Nilsson; KTH; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; technology education; assessment; formative assessment; assessment for learning; primary education; teknikundervisning; bedömning; formativ bedömning; bedömning för lärande; individuella utvecklingsplaner med skriftliga omdömen; iup; grundskola; vurdering for laring;

    Abstract : This thesis provides findings from a qualitative study that explores the assessment process undertaken by teachers in Swedish primary technology education. The thesis aims to contribute to a deeper understanding of how teachers assess in technology education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Loneliness among older people in the Swedish media : Constructions, discourses and the designation of responsibility

    Author : Axel Ågren; Elisabet Cedersund; Dimitris Michailakis; Satu Heikkinen; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; loneliness; older people; news-press; social constructionism; responsibility; ensamhet; äldre människor; dagspress; social konstruktionism; ansvar;

    Abstract : Feelings of belonging or not belonging to other people are commonly seen as an essential and universal part of human existence. How loneliness is talked about and understood is, however, found to differ depending on historical, cultural and societal contexts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Loneliness and Dying as Issues of Public Concern in Sweden

    Author : Axel Ågren; Barbro Krevers; Ann-Charlotte Nedlund; Elisabet Cedersund; Cecilia Larsdotter; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Loneliness; older people; news press; palliative care; policies; cultural scripts; social constructionism;

    Abstract : Loneliness among older people and how the dying should be cared for are issues that evoke public debate. These issues are often described as universal and existential aspects of the human experience. Societal understandings of loneliness and dying have, however, changed dramatically over the past decades. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Components of Well-Being Among Older Persons : A Longitudinal Perspective

    Author : Cheryl McCamish-Svensson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social psychology; Psychology; Qualitative; Loneliness; Social Support; Life Satisfaction; Well-Being; Longitudinal; Gerontology; Socialpsykologi; Psykologi; Gerontologi;

    Abstract : Two Swedish longitudinal cohort studies form the basis for this thesis that examines the components of well-being from young old to oldest old. The Lund 80+ cross-sequential design began in 1988 when participants were 80-years old (N=212) and follows them annually until all are deceased. READ MORE