Search for dissertations about: "Media Accountability"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 21 swedish dissertations containing the words Media Accountability.

  1. 16. The Development and Use of Standards by Non-state Actors: A Study of the Dynamics of Regulating Sustainability Assurance

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Amanda Sonnerfeldt; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; International standards on assurance engagements; Regulatory Space; Accountancy Profession; Decentred regulation; Standards; Non-state actors; Ustainability; Assurance;

    Abstract : Non-state actors have been increasingly engaged in regulation, operating and setting rules outside of, and parallel to, existing legal institutions. These “alternative to legal rules” have been increasingly influential in domestic law and policy, with growing evidence of them penetrating legal, professional, as well as social orders. READ MORE

  2. 17. Exploring Themes and Challenges in Developing Sustainable Supply Chains - A Complexity Theory Perspective

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Maisam Abbasi; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Supply Chain; Logistic; Sustainable Development; Sustainability; Complexity;

    Abstract : To develop sustainable supply chains in a way that their negative environmental and social effects are minimized, shortand long-term targets should be set. The transformation of supply chains towards these targets calls for the development of innovative strategies and the need to continuously identify, classify, and tackle the challenges that can hinder the execution of such strategies. READ MORE

  3. 18. A Swedish Dilemma : Culture and Rule of Law in Swedish Sickness Insurance

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Matthias Abelin; [2019-05-10]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Rule of law; Sickness benefits; Disability benefits;

    Abstract : Swedish society has been described as both modern, liberal democratic and deeply humanitarian; and as more or less premodern, semi-authoritarian and potentially abusive of groups with weak political representation. In this dissertation, this Swedish dilemma is explored in an anthropology of law tradition, with disputing practices as an inroad to an understanding of law as culture. READ MORE

  4. 19. Virtual Patient Simulation: implementation and use in assessment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics

    Author : Mihaela Botezatu; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; medical education;

    Abstract : Virtual Patient Simulation systems (VPS) are educational tools now considered to have entered the mainstream of medical education. VPS support not only undergraduate learning - where they are used mostly for learning and training clinical reasoning -, but for continuing medical education and patient orientation as well. READ MORE

  5. 20. Harmful or Empowering? Stakeholders’ Expectations and Experiences of Patient Accessible Electronic Health Records

    University dissertation from KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Christiane Grünloh; Jan Gulliksen; Åke Walldius; Åsa Cajander; Gerhard Hartmann; David Hendry; [2018]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Teknik och hälsa; Technology and Health; Informations- och kommunikationsteknik; Information and Communication Technology;

    Abstract : Healthcare systems worldwide face organisational and financial challenges due to increasing number of people with chronic conditions, increasing costs, and an ageing population. eHealth services have the potential to address some of these challenges, for example, by supporting patients who are engaged in self-care, improving quality of care, and reducing medical costs. READ MORE