Search for dissertations about: "individualization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 40 swedish dissertations containing the word individualization.

  1. 1. Transforming Audiences. Patterns of Individualization in Television Viewing

    Author : Jakob Bjur; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Television; Individualization; Audience Studies; Audience Measurement; People Meter; Channel Repertoire; Social Viewing; Habitualness; Referential Space; Media Consumption;

    Abstract : TRANSFORMING AUDIENCES is an enquiry into Patterns of Individualization in Television Viewing. Central to the enquiry being performed is the linkage between television, as technological and cultural form, and television viewing behaviour as a social everyday practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Individual Information Adaptation Based on Content Description

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Numerisk analys och datalogi

    Author : Erik Oskar Wallin; KTH.; [2004]
    Keywords : metadata; semantic web; personalization; information adaptation; one-to-one marketing; evaluation; optimization; personification; customization; individualization; internet; content filtering; automation;

    Abstract : Today’s increasing information supply raises the needfor more effective and automated information processing whereindividual information adaptation (personalization) is onepossible solution. Earlier computer systems for personalizationlacked the ability to easily define and measure theeffectiveness of personalization efforts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transformation to a Market Economy and Changing Social Values in China, Russia, and Eastern Germany

    University dissertation from University of Bremen

    Author : Christopher Swader; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; capitalism; post-communism; post-socialism; values; family; friendship; morality; economic culture; materialism; individualization;

    Abstract : As a social change, the sudden collapse of communism1 should well be remembered as one of the most formative events of the 20th century. As a political transformation, it caused an initial rush of euphoria within the 'victorious' West and a wave of hope followed by disillusionment for hundreds of millions in the newly ‘democratic’ sphere. READ MORE

  4. 4. Activating the Sick-Listed Policy and Practice of Return to Work in Swedish Sickness Insurance and Working Life

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ida Seing; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Activation policies; return to work; social policy; sickness insurance; working life; employers; street-level bureaucracy; individualization;

    Abstract : A critical task of social policy in most Western welfare states during recent decades has consisted of reducing the economic burden on society due to sick leave, by stimulating participation in the labour market. Many jurisdictions have introduced activation policies, based on the premise that work “per se” has a therapeutic effect on sick-listed workers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Contemporary aspects of health and performance among young adult women and men in Sweden

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Jesper Löve; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; stress; young adults; gender; work ability; performance; sickness presenteeism; individualization; grounded theory; anxiety; womens health; modern society; health; well-being;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to improve our understanding of contemporary aspects of health and performance among young adult women and men in Sweden. Cultural and structural changes in society have resulted in new environmental conditions, which in turn give rise to new potential health hazards. READ MORE