Search for dissertations about: "Organizational sociology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 62 swedish dissertations containing the words Organizational sociology.

  1. 1. Modeling Organizational Dynamics Distributions, Networks, Sequences and Mechanisms

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Hernan Mondani; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organizational dynamics; social organizing; organizational change; modeling; organizational growth; process stability; labor flow network; employment trajectories; heavy-tailed distributions; complex network analysis; sequence analysis; agent-based modeling; sociophysics; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : The study of how social organizations work, change and develop is central to sociology and to our understanding of the social world and its transformations. At the same time, the underlying principles of organizational dynamics are extremely difficult to investigate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gendering the sociology profession : Sweden, Britain and the US

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell Internationa

    Author : Sanja Magdalenić; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; sociology; professions; organizations; gender; professional project; history of sociology; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi;

    Abstract : The dissertation explores the relationship between gender and professions with a historical sociological analysis of the sociology profession in Sweden, Britain and the US. The theoretical framework draws upon three conceptual terrains: professions, organizations and gender. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adaptability or Efficiency Towards a theory of institutional development in organizations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Mikael Klingvall; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organizational development; social influence; organizational culture; institutional development; adaptability; agent-based model; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : Organizations, once established, tend not to change, typically going obsolete as society continues to evolve. This makes adaptability an important issue. Organizational members must make sense to each other, or coordination suffers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Social Recognition and Employees' Organizational Support

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Tómas Bjarnason; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Services; Reciprocity; Organizational Commitment; Intent to Stay; Service effort; Service Improvements; Social Recognition; Influence; Skill-utilization; Approval;

    Abstract : The focal point of this study is to explore the support service employees give to their organization. Its main objective is to define the concept of organizational support and to examine its causes, in particular to investigate the effects of social recognition on employees’ organizational support. READ MORE

  5. 5. Criminal Organizing Studies in the sociology of organized crime

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Sociology, Stockholm University

    Author : Amir Rostami; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Organized crime; Criminal organizing; Social order; Mafia; Gang; Network; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : What organized crime is and how it can be prevented are two of the key questions in both organized crime research and criminal policy. However, despite many attempts, organized crime research, the criminal justice system and criminal policy have failed to provide a shared and recognized conceptual definition of organized crime, which has opened the door to political interpretations. READ MORE