Search for dissertations about: "cultural diversity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 swedish dissertations containing the words cultural diversity.

  1. 1. Managing diversity : The anthologization of "American literature"

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Anders Olsson; Mittuniversitetet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen; diversity; protocol; national value; historical value; literary value; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; engelska; English language; Engelska;

    Abstract : analys av tvåbandsantologier för USA:s litteratur, deras bild av nationallitteraturen, deras inbördes beroende och deras beroende av det litterära protokoll som den nationella litterära traditionen skapat.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Cultural diversity and indigenous peoples' land claims: argumentative dynamics and jurisprudential approach in the Americas

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Alejandro Fuentes; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : culture; cultural diversity; cultural identity; Multiculturalism; Pluralism; groups; minority rights; peoples; self-determination; Indigenous peoples; indegeousness; traditional lands; inter-american court of human rights; Judicial interpretation; right to communal property; traditional possession; right to dignified life; positive action;

    Abstract : The present study is divided in two differentiable but conceptually interrelated sections. Within the first section (Chapters I, II, and III), the focus is on the assessment of the argumentative logic behind the multiculturalist proposal for equally divided societies, among equally positioned ethno-cultural groups. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Bottom Line of Cultural Diversity at the Top.The Top Management Team’s Cultural Diversity and its Influence on Organisational Outcomes

    University dissertation from Lund Business Press

    Author : Timurs Umans; Högskolan Kristianstad.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organisational outcome; Top management team; cultural diversity; Företagsekonomi; Business administration;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the relationship between cultural diversity in top management team (TMT) and organisational outcomes. The theoretical framework developed within this dissertation identifies three major concerns in this relationship. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [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

  5. 5. Understanding "successful aging" : Cultural and migratory perspectives

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Sandra Torres; Mälardalens högskola.; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi; Sociology; sociology. social gerontology; successful aging; value orientations; culture; cross-cultural gerontology; ethnogerontology; migration; Iranian immigrants; culturally-appropriate care; gerontological theory; vignettes; gerontological methods; Sociologi;

    Abstract : This dissertation aims to contribute to the rectification of the atheoretization that characterizes the study of aging and diversity through the formulation and preliminary empirical testing of a culturally-relevant theoretical framework for the study of successful aging. Inspired by the Kluckhohnian approach to the study of cultural variation, the framework hereby proposed posits that there is congruence between the understandings of successful aging that people uphold and the value orientations that they prefer in regards to four topics: man-nature, time, activity and relational. READ MORE