Search for dissertations about: "civilsamhälle"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the word civilsamhälle.

  1. 1. Sport as a Means of Responding to Social Problems Rationales of Government, Welfare and Social Change

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : David Ekholm; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social work; social policy; social inclusion; youth; subject formation; citizenship; civil society; community; governmental rationality; Socialt arbete; socialpolitik; social inkludering; ungdom; fostran; medborgarskap; civilsamhälle; gemenskap; styrningsrationalitet;

    Abstract : Sport has been increasingly recognized in social policy as a means of steering social change and as a method for responding to diverse social problems. The present study examines how rationales of social change are formed through ‘sport as a means of responding to social problems’. READ MORE

  2. 2. The visible patient. Hybridity and inpatient ward design in a Namibian context

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Infrastruktur

    Author : Catharina Nord; KTH.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; architectural theory; hospital design; healthcare building design; inpatient ward design; hybridity; embodiment; illness and disease; illness experience; patient-focused design; patient-centred design; healing environment; therapeutic environment; gl; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Vårdarkitektur;

    Abstract : Even if one is confident that the staff provide the bestpossible treatment, being admitted into hospital is still astressful situation. In recent decades, architecturalresearchers have elaborated on aspects of the patient'sperspective where the design of the physical environment maypositively enhance the healing experience. READ MORE

  3. 3. Synergies, Stalemates and Social Dilemmas. Governance in South Africa in Comparative Perspective

    University dissertation from Olle Frödin, Department of Sociology, Lund University

    Author : Olle Frödin; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; development; the state-society relationship; public participation; political theory; governance; Eastern Cape; South Africa; apartheid; decentralisation;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the consequences of the institutional transformations in South Africa during the 1990s with specific reference to the introduction of a mode of local governance based on the direct participation of private and civic actors in policymaking and implementation. The study also aims to contribute to theory. READ MORE

  4. 4. Between Nature and Modernity : Agroecology as an alternative development pathway: the case of Uganda

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Ellinor Isgren; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2018-02-28]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; agricultural sustainability; smallholder farming; neoliberal modernization; sub-Saharan Africa; Uganda; civil society; rural social movements; emancipatory social science; political ecology; sustainability science; hållbarhetsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Agricultural modernization has massively increased global food supply, but at a high environmental cost. Today many are calling for an agricultural ‘paradigm shift’, including several mainstream institutions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Neighborhoods without community : collective efficacy and crime in Malmö, Sweden

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Faculty of Health and Society

    Author : Manne Gerell; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2017]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; crime; collective efficacy; geography;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the connection between neighborhoods and crime from a perspective of both opportunity theories and social disorganization theory. It consists of four papers primarily connected to two research questions with corresponding methods- and results sections. READ MORE