Search for dissertations about: "definitions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 341 swedish dissertations containing the word definitions.

  1. 1. Definitions of Disability in Social Sciences Methodological Perspectives

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Lars Grönvik; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Sociology; disability; concept analysis; methodology; definitions; disability research; Sociologi;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines how disability researchers define disability. It is based on four studies. The first describes different definitions of disability in disability research. The second study is a conceptual analysis of the use of disability in a sample of disability research classics. READ MORE

  2. 2. Severity of illness versus severity of disease : definitions and applications

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Rosimary Almeida; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1996]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : Outcome assessment should consist of two basic steps - "selection of a meaningful outcome" and "determination of what caused the outcome". The latter step requires comparisons, and therefore information about the initial status of the patients. READ MORE

  3. 3. Semantic Information and Information Security Definitional Issues

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Björn Lundgren; KTH.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; definitions; distinctions; philosophy of information; philosophy of risk; security; information; information security; semantics; semantic information; veridicality thesis; informativity; RIGHT; CIA; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis consist of two separate research papers which concern two tangential topics – that of semantic information and that of information security. Both topics are approached by similar methods, i.e. with a concern about conceptual and definitional issues. READ MORE

  4. 4. Information, Security, Privacy, and Anonymity Definitional and Conceptual Issues

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Björn Lundgren; KTH.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; definitions; distinctions; conceptual analysis; philosophy of information; philosophy of risk; security; information; information security; semantics; semantic information; veridicality thesis; informativity; appropriate access; CIA; privacy; control; context; pro tanto good; social relations; anonymity; deanonymization; ability to be anonymous; Philosophy; Filosofi;

    Abstract : This doctoral thesis consists of five research papers that address four tangential topics, all of which are relevant for the challenges we are facing in our socio-technical society: information, security, privacy, and anonymity. All topics are approached by similar methods, i.e. with a concern about conceptual and definitional issues. READ MORE

  5. 5. Measuring eating disorder outcome definitions, dropout and patients' perspectives

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Tabita Björk; Örebro universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICINE; MEDICIN; Medicin; Medicine;

    Abstract : Background: Despite a plethora of research, there are serious limitations in our knowledge of outcome in eating disorders. Almost all studies have been compromised by the problem of treatment dropout or non-participation in follow-ups. READ MORE