Search for dissertations about: "craft"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 72 swedish dissertations containing the word craft.

  1. 1. Space Craft Globalization and Governmentality in Regional Development

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Andreas Öjehag-Pettersson; Mikael Granberg; Hans Lödén; Malin Rönnblom; Wendy Larner; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Assemblage; Space; Territory; Multimodal Discourse Analysis; Innovation; Competitiveness; Statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores two related purposes. First, it theoretically investigates how the broad literature on globalization is nested in debates concerning the nature of concepts such as space and territory. READ MORE

  2. 2. Grasping Technology, Assessing Craft. Developing a Research Method for the Study of Craft-Tradition

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Ulla Isabel Zagal-Mach Wolfe; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Craft-tradition; craft; technology; habitus; object; sail; textile production; maritime technology; experimental archaeology; Migration and Vendel period; Scania;

    Abstract : This thesis is concerned with the subject of craft and technology and the intricate connection between man, his objects and society. When archaeologists study social and cultural structures and phenomena, it is understood that the objects have been created and crafted by people, but the weight of this fact is not always recognized. READ MORE

  3. 3. Instructional work in textile craft Studies of interaction, embodiment and the making of objects

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Education in Arts and Professions, Stockholm University

    Author : Anna Ekström; Oskar Lindwall; Lars Lindström; Jon Hindmarsh; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; craft; education; instruction; interaction; ethnomethodology; sloyd; teacher education; utbildningsvetenskap med inriktning mot praktiska kunskapstraditioner; Educational Sciences in Arts and Professions;

    Abstract : The focus for this thesis is instructions and their role in guiding students’ activities and understandings in the context of textile craft. The empirical material consists of video recordings of courses in textile craft offered as part of teacher education programs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Networks and Epidemics Impact of Network Structure on Disease Transmission

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Jenny Lennartsson; Uno Wennergren; Annie Jonsson; Meggan Craft; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The spread of infectious diseases, between animals as well as between humans, is a topic often in focus. Outbreaks of diseases like for example foot-and-mouth disease, avian influenza, and swine influenza have in the last decades led to an increasing interest in modelling of infectious diseases since such models can be used to elucidate disease transmission and to evaluate the impact of different control strategies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Quantifying Risk in Epidemiological and Ecological Contexts

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Stefan Sellman; Uno Wennergren; Bo Ebenman; Meggan Craft; [2018]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The rates of globalization and growth of the human population puts ever increasing pressure on the agricultural sector to intensify and grow more complex, and with this intensification comes an increased risk of outbreaks of infectious livestock diseases. At the same time, and for the same reasons, the detrimental effect that humans have on other species with which we share the environment has never been more apparent, as the current rates of species loss from ecological communities rival those of ancient mass extinction events. READ MORE