Search for dissertations about: "mediation"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 136 swedish dissertations containing the word mediation.

  1. 21. Underlying psychological mechanisms of helping effects: Examining the when × why of charitable giving

    University dissertation from Department of Psychology, Lund University

    Author : Arvid Erlandsson; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; charitable giving; helping; prosocial behavior; helping effects; identified victim effect; proportion dominance effect; in-group effect; emotions; sympathy; perceived utility; perceived responsibility; decision modes; mediation; moral decision making; dual-process theories.;

    Abstract : The overarching purpose of this thesis was to investigate if different helping effects can be specifically linked to different psychological mechanisms. Helping effects (i.e. the when of helping) refer to situational differences that can increase or decrease the probability of helping. READ MORE

  2. 22. Mediated Post-Soviet Nostalgia

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörn University

    Author : Ekaterina Kalinina; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; structure of feeling; nostalgia; memory; past; Russia; Post-Soviet; mediation; television; fashion; internet; theatre; museums; restaurants.; Kritisk kulturteori; Critical and Cultural Theory; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : Post-Soviet nostalgia, generally understood as a sentimental longing forthe Soviet past, has penetrated deep into many branches of Russian popular culture in the post-1989 period. The present study investigates how the Soviet past has been mediated in the period between 1991 and 2012 as one element of a prominent structure of feeling in present-day Russian culture. READ MORE

  3. 23. Civic experiences and public connection media and young people in Estonia

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Anne Kaun; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Örebro universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies; Civic Culture; Mediated Citizenship; Decentred Media Studies; Mediatisation; Mediation; Conflict Theory; Narrative Analysis; Young People; Estonia; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : How do young people in Estonia experience the political, politics and citizenship? How are these civic experiences connected to young peoples’ experiences with the media? Anne Kaun’s thesis Civic Experiences and Public Connection presents a theoretical and empirical investigation of how civic experiences, particularly public connection, emerge in the context of contemporary Estonia. Employing open-ended online diaries and in-depth interviews, she aims to develop an in-depth understanding of how young people experience democracy today, and how they express themselves as citizens; expression not only through the physical performance of citizenship, but also through orientation, interest in, and reflection about issues that are of common concern or should be seen as such. READ MORE

  4. 24. On the relation between psychosocial work environment and musculoskeletal symptoms : a structural equation modeling approach

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Pernilla Larsman; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychosocial work environment; felt stress; perceived fatigue; musculoskeletal symptoms; process models; mediation; moderation; structural;

    Abstract : The aim of the present thesis was to investigate the relation between aspects of the psychosocial work environment and musculoskeletal symptoms including the testing of process models of the potential mediating mechanisms of felt stress and perceived fatigue, and the potential moderating mechanism of physical workload. This thesis is based on four empirical studies. READ MORE

  5. 25. Food for Thought. Communication and the transformation of work experience in web-based in-service training

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Mona Nilsen; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; in-service training; food production industry; quality assurance; computer-mediated communication; chat interaction; digital technologies; appropriation; mediation; communicative strategies; framing; footing; hybrid learning activity;

    Abstract : The background of the present study is an interest in the use of digital technologies for in-service training activities in industry. Globalization, international competition and transnational production are elements that currently transform work practices and work organizations. READ MORE