Search for dissertations about: "mediation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 130 swedish dissertations containing the word mediation.

  1. 1. Video letters, mediation and (proper) distance A qualitative study of international development communication in practice

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Florencia Enghel; Karlstads universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; development communication; mediation; proper distance; international; video letters; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study scrutinizes the trajectory of an international development communication intervention aimed at mediating, rendering public and mobilizing processes of reconnection among estranged citizens across the former Yugoslavia. The intervention, which took place between 2000 and 2005 in the wider context of post-conflict international development assistance and peacebuilding operations in the region, was known as the Videoletters project. READ MORE

  2. 2. Elusive Peacemakers A Bargaining Perspective on Mediation in Internal Armed Conflicts

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Isak Svensson; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; mediation; third party; civil war; peace agreement; conflict resolution; negotiated settlement; bargaining; conflict termination; internal conflict; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science Peace and conflict research; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap Freds- och konfliktforskning;

    Abstract : This composite dissertation explores mediation in internal armed conflicts from a bargaining perspective. Four separate essays investigate why mediation occurs, why it is successful, and why peace guarantors’ commitments are credible. Essay 1 examines the conditions under which mediation takes place. READ MORE

  3. 3. Individual differences in the aging memory : Mediation accounts, moderators, and contextual factors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Ola Sternäng; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; cognitive aging; interactions; context; mediation accounts; cross-cultural; longitudinal; individual differences; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; psykologi;

    Abstract : Within the field of cognitive aging, mediation accounts propose that age affects cognitive abilities through a mediator variable. Most of these mediation accounts are developed based on studies with cross-sectional designs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why Women Ask for Less Salary than Men: Mediation of Stereotype Threat in Salary Negotiations

    University dissertation from Department of Psychology, Lund University

    Author : Una Tellhed; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; salary negotiations; stereotype threat; gender stereotypes; mediation; self-stereotyping; motivation; outcome goals; regulatory focus; självstereotypering; mediering; könsstereotyper; löneförhandling; stereotyphot;

    Abstract : Women ask for less salary than men in negotiations. Sex differences in negotiating performance have recently been explained as stereotype threat effects. Stereotype threat theory states that the performance of negatively stereotyped group-members can suffer in contexts where the negative stereotype is salient. READ MORE

  5. 5. The mediation of affect security, fear and subversive hope in visual culture

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Rodrigo Ferrada Stoehrel; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; affect; emotion; aesthetics; visual culture; discourse; Otherness; power; security; medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The overarching purpose of this study has been to problematise how visual practices and the mediation of affect is linked to the capacity to produce (new) perceptual realities, sensations and imaginaries, ultimately aiming to legitimate or counter-legitimate the hegemonic discourses and practices mobilised in the name of security. The first part of my thesis approaches this matter through an analysis of media cultures and discursive systems circulating within the court and the state military. READ MORE