Search for dissertations about: "narrative analysis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 225 swedish dissertations containing the words narrative analysis.

  1. 1. The Making of Resistance : Brazil’s Landless Movement and Narrative Enactment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economic History, Stockholm University

    Author : Markus Lundström; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MST; Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra; peasant; Brazil; social movement; autonomy; constructive resistance; historiography; narrative; collective memory; identity; subject formation; focus group interview; corpus analysis; meta-analysis; Economic History; ekonomisk historia;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores the story of Brazil’s Landless Movement: its historiographical prequel, its narrative components, its modifications, its enactment. The study derives from a non-essentialist understanding of the resistance agent, here construed as political subject – a collective of individuals, contingently unified in a specific political struggle, not necessarily representing a mutual material need, nor a common identity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Justifying mega-projects : An analysis of the Swedish high-speed rail project

    University dissertation from School of Economics and Management, Lund University

    Author : Erik Ronnle; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019-01-18]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; transport policy; decision making; cost-benefit analysis; narrative; mega-projects;

    Abstract : Mega-projects are a growing phenomenon worldwide. More and more projects are started and they grow ever bigger in size. At the same time, there is overwhelming evidence that mega-projects tend to run late, overrun in terms of costs and fail to deliver the expected benefits. READ MORE

  3. 3. Talking talent Narratives of youth sports selection

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Child and Youth Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Magnus Kilger; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Child and Youth Science; barn- och ungdomsvetenskap; talent; selection; talent in sports; narrative analysis; narrative genre; discourse; discursively shared narratives; positioning; Samhällsvetenskap Humaniora; Social Sciences Humanities; talent; selection; talent in sports; narrative analysis; narrative genre; discourse; discursively shared narratives; positioning;

    Abstract : In sports, there seems to be an eternal interest in discovering young talents and refining them into elite adult athletes. The dilemma of selecting talent, while at the same time ensuring every child´s right to participate, needs to be addressed and have consequences in social practice. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mental Imagery in the Experience of Literary Narrative : Views from Embodied Cognition

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Literature and History of Ideas, Stockholm University

    Author : Anezka Kuzmicova; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; literary narrative; mental imagery; embodiment; embodied cognition; imagination; reading; reader response; sensorimotor simulation; interpretation; aesthetics; narrative theory; litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Abstract : Defined as vicarious sensorimotor experiencing, mental imagery is a powerful source of aesthetic enjoyment in everyday life and, reportedly, one of the commonest things readers remember about literary narratives in the long term. Furthermore, it is positively correlated with other dimensions of reader response, most notably with emotion. READ MORE

  5. 5. Early stages of designing resource-efficient offerings An initial view of their analysis and evaluation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Sergio Brambila-Macias; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Design; analysis; evaluation; ecodesign; product service systems; resource-efficient offerings; circular economy; interdisciplinary research; transdisciplinary research;

    Abstract : The increasing use of natural resources and the pollution it causes calls for new ways of addressing customer needs. Additionally, a more uncertain and complex world also presents new challenges. READ MORE