Search for dissertations about: "discourse analysis health critical"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 swedish dissertations containing the words discourse analysis health critical.

  1. 1. Exploring firefighters' health and wellbeing

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Ann Jacobsson; Umeå universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Firefighters; health; well-being; burnout; psychosocial work environment; coping strategies; critical incidents; experiences; discourse analysis; focus groups; focus group discussion; omvårdnadsforskning med samhällsvetenskaplig inriktning; omvårdnadsforskning med samhällsvetenskaplig inriktning;

    Abstract : Background: This thesis supports the assumption that firefighters’ health and mental well-being is important, in order to cope with the stress that the profession implies. As health is an essential part of everyday life, it seems substantially to understand how an almost exclusively male workforce of firefighters construct their discourse in relation to health and well-being. READ MORE

  2. 2. Conditions for relatives' involvement in nursing homes

    University dissertation from Karolinska Institutet

    Author : Jessica Holmgren; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; discourse analysis; focused ethnography; focus group interviews; gender perspectives; intersectionality; involvement; nursing homes; nursing staff; participant observations; qualitative interviews; relatives; social constructionism and thematic analysis; Discourse analysis;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to describe and analyse how the involvement of relatives is conditioned in nursing homes from different critical perspectives. Gender perspectives, discourse analysis and intersectional theory are applied, based on social constructionist ontology. READ MORE

  3. 3. Becoming aware of blind spots — Norm-critical perspectives on healthcare education

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping University, School of Health and Welfare

    Author : Ellinor Tengelin; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Discourse; Equality; Equity; Instrument development; Normality; Norm criticism; Norms; Nursing education;

    Abstract : BackgroundThis dissertation takes a critical look at norms and normality in healthcare education, focusing on the specific case of a nursing education programme at a Swedish university college. The concepts of norms and normality have a long history in healthcare professions, and have become important for many aspects of social life. READ MORE

  4. 4. Health Data Representation and (In)visibility

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Pedro Sanches; KTH.; Networks and Analytics lab. Decisions; [2015]

    Abstract : För att förstå hälsodata krävs sammanhang. Jag visar hur detta kan erhållas, genom två fallstudier: en om självövervakning, med fokus på representation av kroppsdata, samt en om massövervakning, med fokus på representation av populationer. READ MORE

  5. 5. The production and maintenance of inequalities in health care A communicative perspective

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Education and Communication, Jönköping University

    Author : Joel Hedegaard; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; communication; gender; ethnicity; health care; organization; critical discourse analysis; social constructionism; social positions; qualitative content analysis;

    Abstract : The Swedish health care system does not offer care on equal terms for all its end-users. Discrimination toward patients can take the form substandard communication toward women or foreign born patients. Discrimination is also embedded in the organizational context. READ MORE