Search for dissertations about: "death"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2446 swedish dissertations containing the word death.

  1. 1. Facing death physicians' difficulties and coping strategies in cancer care

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå University

    Author : Margareta Andræ; Umeå universitet.; [1994]

    Abstract : Even if the treatment of cancer has developed over the last decades 50% of the patients still die of their cancer. The doctor's way of dealing with his and his patient's anxiety must surely be of significance for the treatment the patient receives.In the first part of the thesis earlier studies of physicians' stress and ways of coping are reported. READ MORE

  2. 2. Legislating death : socio-legal studies of the brain death controversy in Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Dimitris Michailakis; Uppsala universitet.; [1995]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi;

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  3. 3. Baptism and Death : A Study of Mark and Romans

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Teologiska institutionen, Uppsala universitet

    Author : Bim O'Reilly; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Baptism; Death; Gospel of Mark; Romans; Paul; Narrative Criticism; Rhetorical Criticism; Argumentation Analysis; Macrostructure; Comparative Analysis; Mark and Paul; Discipleship; Nya testamentets exegetik; New Testament Exegesis;

    Abstract : Does baptism in some way associate an initiate with the death and resurrection of Christ? From the fourth century until the present, this understanding has had a central place in defining the meaning of baptism. In the NT, baptism and death are associated in two ways. READ MORE

  4. 4. Postpone death? Nurse-physician perspectives on life-sustaining treatment and ethics rounds

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Mia Svantesson; Örebro universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; Clinical ethics; Life-sustaining treatment; End-of-life decisions; Attitudes; Nurses; Physicians; Inter-professional relations; Ethics consultation; Ethics rounds; VETERINARY MEDICINE Surgery; VETERINÄRMEDICIN Kirurgi; Surgery; Kirurgi;

    Abstract : The starting point of the present thesis is nurses’ reported experiences of disagreements with physicians for pushing life sustaining treatment too far. The overall aim was to describe and compare nurses’ and physicians’ perspectives on the boundaries for life-sustaining treatment and to evaluate whether ethics rounds could promote mutual understanding and stimulate ethical reflection. READ MORE

  5. 5. Making Death Matter A Feminist Technoscience Study of Alzheimer's Sciences in the Laboratory

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Tara Mehrabi; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Agential realism; posthumanities; new materialism; feminist technoscience; STS; gender studies; Human Animal Studies; matters of practice; animal experimentation; spectrum of killability; agential asymmetry; Drosophila melanogaster; fruit flies; Alzheimer’s sciences; laboratory ethnography; biological waste; politics of categorization; mattering death; ethics of relationality.; Agentiell realism; posthumaniora; nymaterialism; feministiska teknovetenskpliga studier; genusvetenskap; STS; human animal studies; vetenskapliga praktiker; djurförsök; agentiell assymetri; Drosophila melanogaster; fruktflugor; Alzheimers sjukdomar; labbetnografi; biologiskt avfall; döden; relationell etik; processontologi;

    Abstract : Denna avhandling utgör ett bidrag till feministiska laboratoriestudier och är en kritisk analys av naturvetenskaperna. Närmare bestämt är det en feministisk studie av forskning om Alzheimers sjukdom, dess biokemiska verkningar och dödliga relationer utifrån ett års fältarbete som labbtekniker i ett fluglabb. READ MORE