Search for dissertations about: "cross-cultural interviews"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the words cross-cultural interviews.

  1. 1. Managing Competence Development Programs in a Cross-Cultural Organisation What are the barriers and enablers?

    University dissertation from Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Mi Sook Park; Birger Rapp; Ethel Brundin; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Competence; Competence Development; Competence Development Programs; Culture; Cultural Diversity; Southeast Asia Case Study; Cross-Cultural Organisation; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Industrial organisation; administration and economics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi; Economic Information Systems; Ekonomiska informationssystem;

    Abstract : During the past decade, research on competence development and cross-cultural organisation has been acknowledged both in academic circles and by industrial organisations. Cross-cultural organisations that have emerged through globalisation are a manifestation of the growing economic interdependence among countries. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pedagogy of heuristic contexturalisation : : intercultural transmission through cross-cultural encounters

    University dissertation from Malmö University, School of Education

    Author : Hai Chun Lin; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Pedagogy and didactics; transmission; theme; reconstruction; pedagogy; enculturation; culture; cognition; Acculturation; awareness; Pedagogik; didaktik; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Pedgogical work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogiskt arbete; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Humanities Social Sciences; acculturation; studerandeutbyte; högskoleundervisning; internationellt samarbete; högskoleutbildning; internationella högskoleprogram; högskoleprogram; Thematic Reconstruction;

    Abstract : Denna doktorsavhandling i ämnet pedagogik utgör en analys av effekter av den pågående kulturella globaliseringen genom att granska två internationella magisterprogram vid Lunds universitet. Studiens syfte är att spåra mönster i en bärande pedagogisk idé för överföring av ett interkulturellt tänkande i tvärkulturella möten genom att utforska, beskriva och försöka förstå essentiella effekter av sättet att genomföra magisterprogrammen på. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Cross-Cultural Approach to Psychological Mechanisms Underlying Emotional Reactions to Music

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Gonçalo Barradas; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; cross-cultural perspective; emotion; functions; music; mechanisms; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Music plays a crucial role in everyday life by enabling listeners to seek individual emotional experiences. To explain why such emotions occur, we must understand the underlying process that mediates between surface-level features of the music and aroused emotions. READ MORE

  4. 4. Pain, fatigue and fear-avoidance beliefs in relation to physical activity and body awareness in persons diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Helena Lööf; Sophiahemmet Högskola.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Rheumatoid arthritis; Body awareness; Pain; Fatigue; Fear-avoidance beliefs about physical activity; Physical activity; Coping strategies; Cross-cultural adaptation; Concurrent think-aloud interviews; Narrative interviews; Phenomenological; Cross-sectional; Psychometrics; Rheumatoid Arthritis;

    Abstract : Introduction: Pain and fatigue are highly common and a major concern for persons diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis (RA). Having physical limitations, which have a significant effect on daily life, is also described as a major problem for persons with RA. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cross-Cultural encounters through interpreter-Experiences of patients, interpreters and healthcare

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Nabi Fatahi; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; communication cross-cultural mother tongue language barrier trilingual refugee general practitioner interpreters radiographer encounters radiological examination focus group;

    Abstract : Background: A mutual understanding between patients and providers has a significant impact on the outcome of healthcare consultations. If the patient and the professional do not share the same mother tongue an interpreter is usually necessary and the contact is facilitated. READ MORE