Search for dissertations about: "contradictions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 105 swedish dissertations containing the word contradictions.

  1. 1. Bling? Roles and Contradictions in Design

    University dissertation from Division of Industrial Design, Lund University

    Author : Despina Christoforidou; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Designers’ roles; Bling; breach; contradictions; cultural norms and values; informed provocation.;

    Abstract : In their professional practice, designers serve different roles as experts in user behaviour, taste experts and conveyors of symbolic meaning. Combining these roles, however, is not necessarily unproblematic, especially so in contexts that are incongruent with the personal preferences of the designer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Managing the contradictions Recovery from severe mental disorders

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Work, Stockholm University

    Author : Alain Topor; Anders Bergmark; John Strauss; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychosis; severe mental disorder; schizophrenia; recovery; users perspective; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete; socialt arbete; Social Work;

    Abstract : One of the assumptions made when mental problems are defined as a medical problem is that certain problems, certain diagnoses, are chronic. Nevertheless, a substantial number of follow-up studies have shown that the course of development in patients with these diagnoses is neither uniform nor chronic. READ MORE

  3. 3. Consistent Inconsistency The Role of Tension in Explaining Change in Interorganizational Relationships

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Business Studies, Uppsala University

    Author : Siavash Alimadadi; Anna Bengtson; Amjad Hadjikhani; Cecilia Pahlberg; Tuija Mainela; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Process of change; interorganizational relationship dynamics; business networks; dialectics; contradictions; tensions; Business Studies; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : This thesis commences with the notion that interorganizational exchange relationships are dynamic to an unprecedented degree. It is argued that, global production networks have integrated firms into interdependent structures that blur traditional geographical and organizational boundaries. READ MORE

  4. 4. The individual development plan as tool and practice in Swedish compulsory school

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Education and Communication

    Author : Åsa Hirsh; Claes Nilholm; Viveca Lindberg; Cristina Robertson; Patricia Murphy; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Individual development plan IDP ; individual education plan IEP ; teachers assessment practices; formative assessment; documentation; gender; mediated action; tool; inscription translation; primary secondary tertiary artifacts; mastery appropriation; IDP practices; contradictions; dilemmas; national and local steering of schools;

    Abstract : Since 2006 Swedish compulsory school teachers are required to use individual developmentplans (IDPs) as part of their assessment practices. The IDP has developed through two major reforms and is currently about to undergo a third in which requirements for documentation are to be reduced. READ MORE

  5. 5. Child welfare and professionalization

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Education and Communication

    Author : Guðrún Kristinsdóttir; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; child; child welfare; children s rights; contradictions; family; foster care; Iceland; local community; professionalization; social policy; social work; welfare state; Barnomsorg; Island; Ungdomsvård; välfärdspolitik;

    Abstract : This study deals with the qualities of professionalization of public child welfare. Its relationto general social policy is emphasized. The potentials of welfarism are explored as a part ofthe study of crisis of legitimacy and rationality prevalent in welfare systems. READ MORE