Search for dissertations about: "institutionalization"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 53 swedish dissertations containing the word institutionalization.

  1. 1. Tech Fashion Fashion Institutionalization in Digital Technology

    Author : Yanqing Zhang; Oskar Juhlin; Jonna Häkkilä; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Fashion; Mobile technology; aesthetics; wearable; institutionalization; Man-Machine-Interaction MMI ; människa-maskin-interaktion MMI ;

    Abstract : This thesis explores aesthetization in general and fashion in particular in digital technology design and how we can design digital technology to account for the extended influences of fashion. The thesis applies a combination of methods to explore the new design space at the intersection of fashion and technology. READ MORE

  2. 2. Feminism and the Academy. Exploring the Politics of Institutionalization in Gender Studies in Sweden

    Author : Mia Liinason; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; feminism; Academy; gender; hegemony; institutionalization; Women s Gender Feminist Studies; transformation; knowledge production; interdisciplinarity;

    Abstract : The main aim of this thesis is to analyze the process of institutionalization and neo-/interdisciplinarization in Women’s/Gender/Feminist Studies (WGFS) in Sweden, and the construction of feminist knowledge within this process. Furthermore, the thesis aims to contribute to the feminist debates on academic feminism as a transformative project. READ MORE

  3. 3. Developing governance structures in family firms From adoption to institutionalization

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping International Business School, Jönköping University

    Author : Maria José Parada Balderrama; Leif Melin; Lloyd Steier; [2015]

    Abstract : This dissertation deals with family business governance. More specifically it focuses on why and how family businesses develop their governance structures.This is an important topic because governance plays an essential role in the business world, as it links ownership and management and defines its relationships. READ MORE

  4. 4. Care Trajectories in the Oldest Old

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Hälsohögskolan

    Author : Marie Ernsth Bravell; Bo Malmberg; Kirsten Avlund; [2007]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Oldest-old; Health; Social network; ADL; Care; Institutionalization; End-of-life;

    Abstract : This thesis demonstrates relations among health, social network, ADL and patterns of care in the oldest old guided by a resource theoretical model.The analyzed data are based on two studies: the Nona study, a longitudinal study of 157 individuals aged 86 to 94 years, and the H70 study, a longitudinal study of 964 individuals aged 70 at baseline. READ MORE

  5. 5. According to need? Predicting use of formal and informal care in a Swedish urban elderly population

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för socialt arbete - Socialhögskolan

    Author : Kristina Larsson; Mats Thorslund; Marta Szebehely; Svein Olav Daatland; [2004]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; home-based care; community-based services; predicting use of eldercare; home-help services; informal care; institutionalization; dementia; depression; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social work; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialt arbete;

    Abstract : This dissertation studies factors that predict use of public eldercare, informal care, and purchase of private services in relation to an individual’s needs, social network characteristics, and sociodemographic factors. A further purpose is to examine whether use of public eldercare is correlated to receipt of informal care and purchase of private services in the Swedish welfare state. READ MORE