Search for dissertations about: "credibility of a research"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 swedish dissertations containing the words credibility of a research.

  1. 1. True and False Intentions: A Mental Representational Approach

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Sofia Calderon; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; deception; true and false intentions; construal level theory; mental representation; abstraction; action identification theory;

    Abstract : The study of true and false intentions is a specific case of deception-detection research. The focus is on how to discriminate between lies and truths about future behavior, as opposed to previous deception research that focused almost exclusively on past behavior. READ MORE

  2. 2. Social Networking Sites – Consumers’ assessment of the value of advertisements (Extended Model)

    University dissertation from Halmstad : Halmstad University Press

    Author : Hossam Deraz; Högskolan i Halmstad.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Internet marketing; advertisements; online social networks; assessment of advertisements; value of advertisements; national culture; brand communities;

    Abstract : In light of the identified shortcomings in the earlier studies of consumers’ assessment of advertisement value on social networking sites, and the relative importance of explaining advertisement value, the overall purpose of this dissertation is to develop and empirically test a conceptual framework that can advance knowledge and increase our understanding of how online consumers assess the value of advertisements on social networking sites. In reference to this purpose, this doctoral dissertation has sought to answer the following overarching research question: What are the relevant variables that predict online consumers’ assessment of advertisement value on social networking sites, and how do these variables affect their assessment?To achieve the purpose of this study and to answer its overarching research question, a mixed method approach was used, adapting both quantitative and qualitative methods. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Geography of Entrepreneurship regional and individual determinants of new firm formation in Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Marcin Rataj; Umeå universitet.; [2020]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; entrepreneurship; start-up; regional development; urbanization; peripheries;

    Abstract : While there is a rich and growing body of literature on both individual and regional determinants of entrepreneurship, the dominant perspective assumes that these factor play a similar role in different spatial contexts. The thesis investigates in the first place the link between firm formation and economic opportunities that might be conditional on the regional setting. READ MORE

  4. 4. Unleashing Science Popularisation: Studies on Science as Popular Culture

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Andreas Gunnarsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; science popularisation; popular culture; public understanding of science; science and the media;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to broaden the concept of science popularisation. It argues that the conventional view of popularisation as the public communication of appropriately simplified versions of established facts to lay audiences fails to capture the multifaceted nature of popularisation practices through which science and popular culture are recombined. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exchangification of art: transforming street art into market products

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Hanna Borgblad; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; exchangification; commodification; arts marketing; market practice; authenticity; legitimacy; graffiti; street art;

    Abstract : Art markets are filled with tensions, often explained as an inevitable dichotomy between arts and commerce. During the last century, this phenomenon has been defined as the commodification of art. READ MORE