Search for dissertations about: "The Case of Gothenburg"

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  1. 1. Quality in e-learning within a cultural context : The case of Iran

    Author : Davoud Masoumi; Sweden University of Gothenburg Department of education; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Quality; e-learning; culture;

    Abstract : Higher education institutions in general and virtual institutions in particular are experiencing pressure to become more competitive all over the world. Such striving for excellence can be associated with and seen as a consequence of globalization that is propelling the reshaping of higher education. READ MORE

  2. 2. The N-Player War of Attrition in the Limit of Infinitely Many Players : The N-Player War of Attrition in the Limit of Infinitely Many Players

    Author : Peter Helgesson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The topic of this thesis is a selected problem in game theory, namely the N-player War of Attrition. The War of Attrition is a well established game theoretic model that was first introduced in the 2-player case by John Maynard Smith. READ MORE

  3. 3. Environmental Assessment of Emerging Technologies : The Case of Alternative Transport Fuels

    Author : Karl Jonasson; Sweden Gothenburg Chalmers University of Technology Department of Energy and Environment Environmental Systems Analysis; []
    Keywords : ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; environmental assessment; life-cycle assessment; LCA; technological systems; technological transitions; socio-technical scenarios; technology path assessment; sustainable development; alternative fuels; biofuels; transport;

    Abstract : There are several methods to evaluate the environmental performance of new technologies. The purpose of this thesis is to contribute to the methodological development of environmental assessments, with contributions from life-cycle assessment (LCA), theories on technical change and socio-technical scenarios. READ MORE

  4. 4. Seizing the Opportunity : Power and Powerlessness in a Changing World Order. The Case of Mozambiqie

    Author : Hans Abrahamsson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; international relations; world order; Mozambique;

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  5. 5. The Privatisation of Security and State Control of Force: Changes, Challenges and the Case of Iraq

    Author : Joakim Berndtsson; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; peace and development research; privatisation of security; private security companies; civil-military relations; state control of force; state monopoly of violence; Iraq;

    Abstract : The thematic focus of this dissertation is the privatisation of security, that is, the increasing use of private security companies (PSCs) to perform security- and military-related tasks traditionally associated with the state and institutions such as the police or the military. More concretely, the study investigates security privatisation in the context of violent conflict and in relation to the problem of state control of force. READ MORE