Search for dissertations about: "locus of control"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 146 swedish dissertations containing the words locus of control.

  1. 1. Life satisfaction in late life: Markers and predictors of level and change among 80+ year olds

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Geson Hylte Tryck

    Author : Anne Ingeborg Berg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Life satisfaction; oldest-old; longitudinal design; health; social network; locus of control; depressive symptoms; personality;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the thesis was to examine within-individual and between-individual changes in life satisfaction in the oldest-old using different time metrics and to study life satisfaction within the context of psychosocial and health-related variables. Data were obtained from the Swedish OCTO-Twin Study of individuals aged 80 and older who were able to complete the Life Satisfaction Index-Z (LSI-Z). READ MORE

  2. 2. Anti-windup and Control of Systems with Multiple Input Saturations : Tools, Solutions and Case Studies

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Signaler och System

    Author : Jonas Öhr; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Reglerteknik; Anti-windup compensator; saturating actuator; amplitude limiter; rate limiter; path anti-windup; double integrator; time-optimal control; container crane; spreader; hydraulic cylinder; Reglerteknik; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Automatic control; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Reglerteknik;

    Abstract : Control of linear systems with saturating actuators are considered and anti-windup compensators for multiple-input multiple-output systems, and robust, almost time-optimal controllers for double integrators with input amplitude saturations, are proposed.Windup effects are defined and anti-windup compensators aiming at minimizing the windup effects are proposed. READ MORE

  3. 3. Free to Move Along On the Urbanisation of Cross-border Mobility Controls - A Case of Roma 'EU migrants' in Malmö, Sweden

    University dissertation from Malmö University

    Author : Maria Persdotter; Listerborn Carina; Kirsten Simonsen; Ryan Powell; Per-Markku Ristilammi; Tatiana Fogelman; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; migration; borders; urban governance; vulnerable EU citizens; eu migrants; squatting; racialisation; homelessness; eu citizenship;

    Abstract : Den här avhandlingen – som jag valt att ge den svenska titeln Fri att röra sig, förvisad att röra sig: Rörlighetskontrollens urbanisering – Fallet med romska EU-medborgare i Malmö – behandlar den lokala politik som utvecklades i Malmö under åren 2014–2016 i förhållande till närvaron av så kallade utsatta EU-medborgare, och utvecklar ett teoretiskt resonemang om hur exkluderande gränser tar plats och blir till i städer. ”Utsatta EU-medborgare” är ett begrepp som används av svenska myndigheter för att beteckna medborgare från andra EU länder som vistas i Sverige utan en fast uppehållsrätt och som befinner sig i situationer präglade av extrem fattigdom och marginalisering. READ MORE

  4. 4. Genetics of pain studies of migraine and pain insensitivity

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk biovetenskap

    Author : Anna Norberg; Monica Holmberg; Arn van den Maagdenberg; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Migraine; pain insensitivity; susceptibility genes; genome-wide scan; linkage; polymorphism; association; HSAN V; nerve growth factor; neurite outgrowth; MEDICINE Dermatology and venerology; clinical genetics; internal medicine Clinical genetics Medical genetics; MEDICIN Dermatologi och venerologi; klinisk genetik; invärtesmedicin Klinisk genetik Medicinsk genetik;

    Abstract : Pain is a major public health issue throughout the world. Increased understanding of the different forms of pain and identification of susceptibility genes could contribute to improved treatments. READ MORE

  5. 5. Processes of Organizational Justice Insights into the perception and enactment of justice

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Constanze Eib; Claudia Bernhard-Oettel; Magnus Sverke; Tessa Melkonian; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; organizational justice; overall justice; fairness; justice enactment; well-being; health; Demand-Control-Support; allostatic load; entrepreneurs; owner-managers; deontic justice; ego depletion; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : Well-being at work is of major public interest, and justice at the workplace can be a key factor contributing to employees and managers feeling well. Research has found direct relationships between organizational justice perceptions and work and health outcomes. READ MORE