Search for dissertations about: "agreement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2420 swedish dissertations containing the word agreement.

  1. 1. Agreement with Collective Nouns in English

    Author : Magnus Levin; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; markedness; Longman Spoken American Corpus; grammatical change; corpus; conventionalization; concord; conceptualization; collective nouns; British National Corpus; British English; BNC; Australian English; American English; agreement; Agreement Hierarchy; pronouns; English language and literature; Engelska språk och litteratur ; Grammar; semantics; semiotics; syntax; Grammatik; semantik; semiotik;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns agreement with collective nouns in American, British and Australian English. It is based on material from newspaper corpora and spoken corpora. The findings suggest that dialectal, stylistic, diachronic, syntactic and semantic factors interact in the selection of singular and plural agreement. READ MORE

  2. 2. Reaching agreement in a management team : a study of social influence

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Marie Tomicic; Bo Hellgren; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Agreement; decision-making; management teams; social influence; social influence mode; cognition; managerial cognition; groups; leadership; beslutsfattande; beslutsmetoder; företagsekonomi; sociologiska aspekter; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the question of how agreements are reached without consensus in management teams. It is argued that agreements should be viewed as a social influence phenomenon and that attention should be directed to the process of reaching agreements. READ MORE

  3. 3. Agreement with Collective Nouns in English

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Magnus Levin; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; agreement; concord; collective nouns; language variation; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; Engelsk språkvetenskap; English;

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  4. 4. Disagreement in agreement : a study of grammatical aspects of codeswitching in Swedish/Persian bilingual speech

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Deptartment of Linguistics, Stockholm University

    Author : Leyla Naseh Lotfabbadi; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Tvåspråkighet;

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  5. 5. A treatment-strategy-based classification system for decision-making in patients with low-back pain : a biomedical approach: development and inter-examiner reliability

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society

    Author : Birgitta Widerström; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2012]

    Abstract : Background: Low-back pain (LBP) is a common, disabling and costly disorder and its treatment includes a range of interventions. Increased demands are put on effective care and rehabilitation offered to this population. READ MORE