Search for dissertations about: "hermeneutics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 swedish dissertations containing the word hermeneutics.

  1. 1. From novice towards self-care expert : studies of self-care among persons using advanced medical technology at home

    Author : Angelika Fex; Olle Söderhamn; Anna-Christina Ek; Britt-Marie Ternestedt; Högskolan Väst; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Home care services; Self care; Technology; medical; Dependent-care; Health; Hermeneutics; Home dialysis; Home ventilator; Long-term oxygen; Next of kin; Phenomenology; Transition; Egenvård; Medicinsk teknik; Nursing; Omvårdnad; Vårdvetenskap; Nursing science; health; hermeneutics; home dialysis; home ventilator; long-term oxygen; next of kin; phenomenology; transition; MEDICINE; MEDICIN;

    Abstract : The use of advanced medical technology at home has increased in most industrialized countries. The overall aim of this thesis was to develop knowledge of self-care and transition and issues that influence daily life and health among persons using advanced medical technology at home. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Hermeneutics of Otherness in Medbh McGuckian's Poetry

    Author : Elin Holmsten; Monica Fryckstedt; Irene Gilsenan Nordin; Richard Kearney; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : English language; Irish poetry; Medbh McGuckian; Otherness; Hermeneutics; Engelska;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines the works of the Irish poet Medbh McGuckian (1950-), from her first major collection The Flower Master (1982) to The Book of the Angel (2004). The central thesis of this study is that McGuckian’s poetry dramatises the relationship between the self and the other as a dialogue between what is beyond the immediate grasp of the self, on the one hand, and the interpretive activity of the self, on the other, a process I term the hermeneutics of otherness. READ MORE

  3. 3. Encounters with patients in forensic inpatient care : Nurses lived experiences of patient encounters and compassion in forensic inpatient care

    Author : Lars Hammarström; Marie Häggström; Ove Hellzén; Siri Andreassen Devik; Lena Wiklund Gustin; Mittuniversitetet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Compassion; encounters; forensic nursing; forensic psychiatry; hermeneutics; lived experience; nurse- patientrelation; nursing; phenomenological-hermeneutics;

    Abstract : Background: Forensic psychiatry is characterised by compulsory care and long hospital stays, where nurses care for patients with severe mental illness, who often have committed crimes. The main objective is to rehabilitate the patient to once again become a part of society by improving mental health and decreasing the risk of criminal relapse. READ MORE

  4. 4. Video-supported Interactive Learning for Movement Awareness : a learning model for the individual development of movement performance among nursing students

    Author : Sofia Backåberg; Mikael Rask; Christina Gummesson; David Brunt; Jennifer Bullington; Linnéuniversitetet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Activity limitation; ergonomics; hermeneutics; interactive learning; musculoskeletal system; observational movement analysis; phenomenological hermeneutics; qualitative content analysis; reflection; video feedback; Vårdvetenskap; Caring Science;

    Abstract : Aim:  The overall aim of this thesis was to explore the development of a video-supported interactive learning model for movement awareness among nursing students.Methods:  Study I was a cross-sectional survey regarding prevalence and impact of musculoskeletal symptoms (MSS) among nursing students. READ MORE

  5. 5. Frames : Social Philosophy and Hermeneutics as Focal Points for Theology-Related Readings of Theodor W. Adorno's Critical Theory

    Author : Mattias Martinson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Adorno Th. W; critical theory; hermeneutics; Horkheimer M; postmodernity; social philosophy; theology; Systematic theology; Systematisk teologi;

    Abstract : Avhandlingen söker svara på två förberedande frågor: hur man kan tolka Theodor W. Adornos kritiska teori idag? Samt hur en sådan tolkning kan göras relevant för aktuell teologisk problematik?... READ MORE