Search for dissertations about: "dissertation in education"

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  1. 1. What Role of God and National Curriculum in School life? : A Comparative Study of Schools with a Muslim Profile in England and Sweden

    Author : Åsa Brattlund; Holger Daun; Geoffrey Walford; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Islamic school; Muslim; Muslim school; Primary school; comparative; islamisk skola; muslim; muslimsk skola; grundskola; jämförande studie; internationell pedagogik; friskola; fristående skola; skolledare; interkulturell; konfessionell skola; religiös skola; religionsundervisning; konfessionell; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education International education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik Internationell pedagogik; Didactics; didaktik;

    Abstract : What Role of God and National Curriculumin School life?A Comparative Study of Schools with a Muslim Profile in England andSwedenThe purpose of this study is to gain a better understanding of principles andethics that dominate four schools with a Muslim profile, two in Sweden andtwo in England.The specific objectives of the study are: to examine educational policies withregard to primary schools with a confessional orientation in Sweden and England;to compare two primary schools with a Muslim profile in Sweden withtwo such schools in England; and in these four schools to describe and examinethe manner in which school heads, teachers and other staff deal with the encountersbetween the values found in the national curriculum of Sweden andEngland respectively and the principles and ethics embodied in their privatephilosophy of life; to describe and examine the views of school heads, teachersand other staff on school leadership and any educational, ideological or personalrole model they emulate; to describe and examine the expectations and views ofparents with regard to the school with a Muslim profile; and describe the viewsof the pupils regarding their schools and the norms and values in school and;finally, to examine the attitudes of some local authority politicians in Swedento MP schools. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pluralism and unity in education on education for democratic citizenship and personal autonomy in a pluralist society

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Joachim Rosenquist; Tomas Englund; Klas Roth; Walter Feinberg; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; pluralism; democratic education; citizenship education; children s rights; autonomy-promotion; school choice; deliberative democracy; political philosophy; educational philosophy; Pedagogik; Education;

    Abstract : The overarching theme of this thesis concerns the possibility of balancing the values of unity and pluralism in education in developed nation states characterized by an increasing pluralism when it comes to the beliefs and values of its citizens. The author suggests that democracy has a normative basis in the principle of reciprocity which can be supported in an overlapping consensus by reasonable persons who differ in their moral, religious and philosophical beliefs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Participation in a boundless activity Computer-mediated communication in Swedish higher education

    University dissertation from Umeå : Pedagogiska institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Author : Jimmy Jaldemark; Agneta Hult; Lars-Ove Dahlgren; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; action theory; activity; communication; computer-mediated communication; distance education; educational settings; higher education; online courses; online education; participation; tools; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Education; pedagogik;

    Abstract : The general purpose of this thesis is to understand how participation in the activity of education relates to communication and tools. This purpose unfolds by drawing on possible conceivable consequences. READ MORE

  4. 4. Determinants and Consequences of Language-in-Education Policies Essays in Economics of Education

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Education,Stockholm University

    Author : Christelle Garrouste; Holger Daun; Henry M. Levin; François Grin; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Language-in-education policies; decision-making analysis; non-cooperative game; language skills; HLM; human capital theory; rate of return analysis; post-colonial Africa; IALS; SACMEQ; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education International education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik Internationell pedagogik; internationell pedagogik; International Education;

    Abstract : This thesis consists of three empirical studies. The first study, Rationales to Language-in-Education Policies in Postcolonial Africa: Towards a Holistic Approach, considers two issues. First, it explores the factors affecting the choice of an LiE policy in 35 African countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Support and Resistance Ambivalence in Special Education

    University dissertation from Stockholm : HLS Förlag

    Author : Mara Westling Allodi; Ulla Lahtinen; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; children; comprehensive school; disability; psychosocial environment; self-concept; special education; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; pedagogik; Education; specialpedagogik; Special Education;

    Abstract : Support and Resistance discusses the interaction between pupils of different abilities and the school organisation. The dissertation has its point of departure in the views of pupils, both those with special support and their classmates. It outlines how school is – and how it should be – in the views of schoolchildren. READ MORE