Search for dissertations about: "openness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 156 swedish dissertations containing the word openness.

  1. 1. The Openness Buzz A Study of Openness in Planning, Politics and Political Decision-Making in Sweden from an Institutional Perspective

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Anna Lundgren; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Openness; New Institutional Theory; Planning; Governance; Saliency; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis;

    Abstract : In today’s society of increased globalization and digitalization openness has become a buzzword. This raises questions about what we mean by openness and how it is interpreted in various contexts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fundamental openness : an enquiry into Raimundo Panikkar's theological vision and its presuppositions

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Swedish Institute for Missionary Research [Svenska institutet för missionsforskning] [distributör]

    Author : Kajsa Ahlstrand; Uppsala universitet.; [1993]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

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  3. 3. Knowledge Closure and Knowledge Openness : A Study of Epistemic Closure Principles

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University

    Author : Levi Spectre; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; knowledge; principle of epistemic closure; knowledge openness; evidence; epistemic principles; skepticism; fallibilism; principles of evidence; evidence openness; dogmatism; safety; chance; Bayesianism; Carnap; Cohen; Dretske; Hawthorne; Hempel; Kripke; Nozick; Pagin; Vogel; Williamson; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects Theoretical philosophy; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen Teoretisk filosofi; Theoretical Philosophy; teoretisk filosofi;

    Abstract : The principle of epistemic closure is the claim that what is known to follow from knowledge is known to be true. This intuitively plausible idea is endorsed by a vast majority of knowledge theorists. There are significant problems, however, that have to be addressed if epistemic closure – closed knowledge – is endorsed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring Tensions between Appropriability and Openness to Collaboration in Innovation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Ioana Stefan; KTH.; Högskolan i Gävle.; Högskolan i Gävle.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; Industrial Engineering and Management; Appropriability; Openness; Tensions; Open Innovation; Performance; Intellectual Property Rights; Territoriality; Location; Intellectual Property Protection Mechanisms; Paradox; Dilemma; Dialectic; Appropriability; Openness; Tensions; Open Innovation; Performance; Intellectual Property Rights; Territoriality; Location; Intellectual Property Protection Mechanisms; Paradox; Dilemma; Dialectic;

    Abstract : Researchers, policy makers and practitioners alike have in recent years acknowledged a growing tendency towards opening up the innovation process by combining internal organizational assets with external actors’ resources. However, opening up the innovation process usually also entails revealing ideas, which may result in misappropriation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Openness as Political Culture : The Arab Spring and the Jordanian Protest Movements

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Author : Arvid Lundberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; activism; Arab Spring; democracy; Jordan; political culture; aktivism; arabiska våren; demokrati; Jordanien; politisk kultur; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : This study is an exploration of the origins of the Arab Spring in Jordan and across the region. Based on ethnographic fieldwork among the leadership of the Jordanian protest movements, it suggests a new way of understanding why these movements fell apart. READ MORE