Search for dissertations about: "United Nations"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 84 swedish dissertations containing the words United Nations.

  1. 16. Population-based empowerment practice in immigrant communities : a socio-medical study of Iranian families in Sweden

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Alireza Moula; Högskolan Dalarna.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Immigrants; intervention; family change; parent-adolescent relationship; symbolic interaction; Iranian; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Iranians in Sweden; intervention research; parentadolescent relationships; power; communication; intimacy; the United Nations Child Convention; family pedagogy; social work; empowerment practice; educative radio lectures; telephone help-line; pragmatism; symbolic interactionism; social constructionism;

    Abstract : The significant social problems that confront Iranian families that have immigrated to Western countries have been described in the literature, in particular regarding the difficulties between parents and their adolescent children. However, the investigations that have been performed have not focused on how the situations of these families can be improved. READ MORE

  2. 17. The state and the medical profession : A cross-national comparison of the health policy arena in the United Kingdom and Sweden 1945 - 1985

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Peter Garpenby; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1989]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Health policy; cross-national comparison; medical profession; consultative process; professional autonomy; medical advisory machinery; national policy style; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : The present study analyses the relationship between the State and the medical profession in the United Kingdom and Sweden in the period 1945 to 1985. They are nations which have adopted similar principles for providing health services to the population in the post-war period. READ MORE

  3. 18. Ståndpunkter i UNCTAD : en analys av generaldebatterna 1964-1979 = [Standpoints within UNCTAD] : [an analysis of the general debates 1964-1979]

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Univ

    Author : Tuija Meisaari-Polsa; Stockholms universitet.; [1987]
    Keywords : United Nations Conference on Trade and Development;

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  4. 19. Industrial buying behavior in the Middle East : a cross national study

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Hossein Dadfar; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1990]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Industrial buying behavior; purchasing process for industrial capital goods; decision making; implementation; dimensions of buying behavior negotiation behavior; consulting marketing; Middle Eastern socio-cultural characteristics; tribalism; Islam; westernization; Iran; Syria; the United Arab Emirates; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This study tackles industrial buying behavior in a socio-cultural context. The main purpose is to explore the influence of socio-cultural forces on industrial buying behavior in the Middle Eastern selected countries: Iran, Syria and the United Arab Emirates. READ MORE

  5. 20. We are all the same, but... Kenyan and Swedish school children's views on children's rights

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstad University

    Author : Nina Thelander; Karlstads universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Children´s rights; the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child; education; participation; non-discrimination; universal; children and childhoods; cultural politics of childhood; Pedagogiskt arbete; Educational Work;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a study on how school children in Kenya and Sweden express their views on children’s rights, in particular rights related to participation, non-discrimination, and education. The overall purpose was to explore the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child, its claim to be universal and its relevance for children in various school and life contexts. READ MORE