Search for dissertations about: "organizational ethnography"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 swedish dissertations containing the words organizational ethnography.

  1. 1. Identity Across Borders A Study in the "IKEA-World"

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Miriam Salzer; Leif Melin; [1994]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Organizational identity; organizational culture; sense-making; image; IKEA; across borders; global identity; local spheres; national culture; ethnography;

    Abstract : How do people construct shared views of what the organization is all about in the international, complex; company? Within a cultural perspective, organizational identity can be tmderstood as organizational members' shared views and definitions of the organization. As people make sense of actions, events, decisions, etc. READ MORE

  2. 2. Creating Safety in Air Traffic Control

    University dissertation from Lund : Arkiv

    Author : Johan M. Sanne; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Risk; safety; air traffic control; ethnography; schemes; rules; resources; cognitive; social; interaction; coordination; socio-technical systems; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi;

    Abstract : Is flying safe? Indeed it is -- statistics tell us that it is far more dangerous to drive a car or take the train. But flight safety does not just happen. Instead, as it is argued in this book, it is created by a well-developed air traffic control system that continues to be highly effective -- despite increasing volumes of traffic. READ MORE

  3. 3. Everyday Knowledge in Elder Care An Ethnographic Study of Care Work

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Health Sciences

    Author : Ulrika Börjesson; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; ethnography; knowledge; care work; elder care;

    Abstract : This dissertation is about how knowledge is constructed in interactions and what knowledge entails in practical social work. It is about how a collective can provide a foundation for the construction and development of knowledge through the interactions contextualized in this study on Swedish elder care, organized by the municipality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Making Methods Work in Software Engineering Method Deployment - as a Social Achievement

    University dissertation from Ronneby : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Kari Rönkkö; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Software engineering; software development methods; social achievement; research methodology; action research; ethnography; ethnomethodology; industrial cooperation;

    Abstract : The software engineering community is concerned with improvements in existing methods and development of new and better methods. The research approaches applied to take on this challenge have hitherto focused heavily on the formal and specifying aspect of the method. READ MORE

  5. 5. A production of diversity : appearances, ideas, interests, actions, contradictions and praxis

    University dissertation from Göteborg : BAS

    Author : Vedran Omanović; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; diversity; ethnography; critical theory; dialectic view; social-historical process;

    Abstract : A history of two management concepts, valuing diversity and managing diversity, has its cultural and historic origins in the U.S., or, more exactly, in the management/organizational literature produced in the U.S. READ MORE