Search for dissertations about: "Scrutiny"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 75 swedish dissertations containing the word Scrutiny.

  1. 1. States under scrutiny International organizations, transformation and the construction of progress

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Matilda Dahl; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Högskolan på Gotland.; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; granskning; stater; europeisering; transformation; internationella organisationer; revision; social konstruktion; Scrutiny; international organizations; Baltic states; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Administration; företagsekonomi; scrutiny; audit; construction; progress; transparency; the Baltic States; EU enlargement;

    Abstract : Opinions, rankings and evaluations of states’ development are proliferating. In the context of the transformation and EU accession of the Baltic States, there were many organizations involved in the scrutiny of their efforts to become accepted as modern and European. READ MORE

  2. 2. “All Watched Over by Machines of Loving Grace” Activist Practices in an Era of Mediatized Surveillance

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Ilkin Mehrabov; Karlstads universitet.; Karlstads universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Azerbaijan; mediatized activism; mediatized surveillance; surveillative apparatuses; rhizomated subactivism; Turkey; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : One of the defining features of contemporary zeitgeist is that we live in an era of mediatization – a metaprocess, through (and by) which all everyday relations increasingly depend on networked media technologies and online communication channels.Due to rapid developments in digital electronics, all these Internet- or mobile-enabled platforms, and devices, are prone to the processes of quantification and datafication, and as such, surveillance is a principal dimension that lies at the core of mediatization. READ MORE

  3. 3. Two Essays on Households' Income Resources, Formation and Income Levels in South Africa

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Sten Dieden; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]

    Abstract : With the ambition to further improve the understanding of income generation among the formerly underprivileged and often impoverished majority of households in South Africa, this study of household survey data analyses households' integration into the South African core economy. The emerging picture of household income generation is one that disputes common perceptions of the multitude of means by which African households generate their income. READ MORE

  4. 4. Vibrations in Metal Cutting Measurement, Analysis and Reduction

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Linus Pettersson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2002]

    Abstract : Vibration and noise in metal cutting are ubiquitous problems in the workshop. The turning operation is one kind of metal cutting that exhibits vibration related problems. Today the industry aims at smaller tolerances in surface finish. Harder regulations in terms of the noise levels in the operator environment are also central. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modality in Japanese

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Lars Larm; [2006]

    Abstract : This thesis offers a detailed structural account of a full range of grammatical markers available for the expression of modality in Japanese. Twenty modal expressions are systematically analyzed in the context of a Western typological approach, with special attention being paid to the issue of subjectivity, in the spirit of the indigenous grammatical tradition. READ MORE