Search for dissertations about: "credibility of a research"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 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. Knowledge Compromise(d)? Ways and values of coproduction in academia

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Josefine Fischer; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; epistemology; knowledge interest; research policy; coproduction; university college;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in English Knowledge can be many things; it can be metaphysical, enhancing the understanding of human beings and social relations. It can be hard facts, information, structure and ordering of nature. READ MORE

  3. 3. Att säkerställa att vi är välkomna. Om organisationers strategiska kommunikation och förtroendeskapande arbete i det mångkulturella samhället

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Susanna Magnusson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; tokenism; identification; credibility; trust; culture; strategic communication; Rhetoric; ethos; phronesis; eunoia;

    Abstract : In a society increasingly characterized by cultural heterogeneity and where trust issues are becoming ever more important, new demands and dilemmas arise related to organizations’ strategic communication. This study investigates the struggles of contemporary organizations to achieve credibility and strengthen their social legitimacy as actors in Sweden’s multicultural society. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Information, identitet, medborgarskap : unga kvinnor berättar om val av preventivmedel

    University dissertation from Lund University, Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Johanna Rivano Eckerdal; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Library and Information Studies; Democracy; Credibility; Identity; Contraceptives; Information Literacy;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study how young women’s information literacies are enacted in practices related to evaluation and use of information sources before choosing a contraceptive and thereby to discuss how these practices relate to the young women’s sexual and civic identities. A sociocultural perspective, which brings with it a view on information literacy as contingent and enacted in practices, is adopted. READ MORE