Search for dissertations about: "local perspective"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 982 swedish dissertations containing the words local perspective.

  1. 1. Local Worlds Rural Livelihood Strategies in Eastern Cape, South Africa

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Flora Hajdu; Anders Hjort af Ornäs; Thembela Kepe; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; livelihood strategies; local scale; natural resource use; local employment; degradation narrative; poverty relief programmes; Transkei; Pondoland; Försörjningsstrategier; lokalitet; naturresursutnyttjande; narrativ; fattigdomsbekämpning; Pondoland; Transkei; Sydafrika; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Human geography; economic geography Human geography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi Kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : Local perceptions and livelihood strategies have in this study been examined through extensive fieldwork in two villages in rural Pondoland in the former homeland Transkei in South Africa’s Eastern Cape Province. Using a bottom-up perspective, changes in livelihoods and the processes involved in choosing between and combining various types of livelihood activities are analysed. READ MORE

  2. 2. Participatory approach to data warehousing in health care UGANDA’S Perspective

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Charles Otine; ; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; participatory methodology; data warehouse; data mining in health care; HIV AIDS; Uganda;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis presents the use of participatory approach to developing a data warehouse for data mining in health care. Uganda is one of the countries that faced the largest brunt of the HIV/AIDS epidemic at its inception in the early 1980s with reports of close to a million deaths. READ MORE

  3. 3. Web-Enabled Customer Involvement in Innovation Activities a Firm's Perspective

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Natalia Ryzhkova; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Customer collaboration; Web-based methods; Innovation performance; Management competences;

    Abstract : Customer involvement in innovation activities is a common practice among companies in most industries. It has been widely researched by scholars to demonstrate its risks and advantages. Yet, the growing importance and recognition of the Internet are transforming the scope, boundaries, and dynamics of interactions among firms and customers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Inter-project learning : a quality perspective

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Marc Antoni; [2000]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY;

    Abstract : The development of most sectors in Western economies goes towards a more flexible, project-oriented way of doing business. However, the vast majority of projects exceed their planned budget in terms of time, financial resources and other resources. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multiple marketing channel conflict with a focus on the Internet a dual perspective

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Lena Goldkuhl; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Industriell marknadsföring; Industrial Marketing;

    Abstract : The emergence of electronic commerce has led many companies to complement their reseller networks with direct-to-the-customer Internet sales. This inevitably creates conflict. The way companies view and manage channel conflict is consid-ered to be an important success factor. READ MORE