Search for dissertations about: "membership"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 152 swedish dissertations containing the word membership.

  1. 1. Reconsidering Membership : A Study of Individual Members’ Formal Affiliation with Democratically Governed Federations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Ekonomiska Forskningsinstitutet, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm

    Author : Johan Hvenmark; Ersta Sköndal högskola.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Membership; Federation; Folkrörelse; Democratic Governance; Marketization; Commodification; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

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  2. 2. Negotiating Social Membership Immigrant Claims-Making Contesting Borders and Boundaries in Multi-Ethnic Europe

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Zenia Hellgren; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Migration; Immigration; Social Membership; Claims-making; Contentious politics; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : The concept of social membership is the mainframe for this dissertation, which encompasses four independent articles that approach the boundaries of social membership from different perspectives. Empirically, the focus lies on mobilizing groups that demand an extension of rights and/or inclusion for documented and undocumented immigrants in two European immigration countries: Sweden and Spain. READ MORE

  3. 3. Party membership and state subsidies a comparative study

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Fredrik Bonander; Örebro universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; political parties; parties; party membership; state subsidies; membership decline; decline; subsidies; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; Statskunskap;

    Abstract : This thesis tests the hypothesis that increasing state subsidies to political parties cause a declined party membership. The theory that predicted this development was constructed by Epstein in 1967 and presented in his book Political Parties in Western Democracies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Group membership and eyewitness testimony

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Torun Lindholm; Stockholms universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Eyewitness testimony; group membership; intergroup biases; memory performance; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : The present thesis includes four empirical studies that explore whether eyewitness accounts of a violent crime may be affected by factors related to the group membership of witness, perpetrator, and victim.Study 1 investigates how an immigrant and a Swedish perpetrator of a simulated, violent robbery are evaluated and remembered by immigrant and Swedish witnesses. READ MORE

  5. 5. Patient Patients? Achieving Patient Empowerment through active participation, increased knowledge and organisation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Sophie Söderholm Werkö; Södertörns högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Administration; företagsekonomi; patients; empowerment; patient organisations; participation; representation; influence; membership; co-production; intense dedication; diabetes; health care; Sweden;

    Abstract : This study examines patient empowerment in two local diabetes branch organisations in Sweden. In particular, the study focuses on the organisations’ membership, participation and influence on external actors. READ MORE