Search for dissertations about: "organizations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1163 swedish dissertations containing the word organizations.

  1. 1. Talking Organizations : Corporate Media Work and Negotiations of Local Practice

    Author : Josef Pallas; Kerstin Sahlin; Jaan Grünberg; Anders Forssell; Peter Kjær; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : Business studies; Corporate Media Work; Media; Institutions; Institutional Work; Negotiations; Local Practice; Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Contemporary business organizations are becoming increasingly medialized. The present thesis builds on the assumption that the media play an important part in shaping relations between organizations and their environments, and that we need to know more about the way organizations respond to and influence the media and the production of news. READ MORE

  2. 2. International organizations as peacemakers : The evolution and effectiveness of intergovernmental instruments to end civil war

    Author : Magnus Lundgren; Jonas Tallberg; Isak Svensson; Yoram Haftel; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; intergovernmental organizations; international organizations; conflict management; conflict resolution; mediation; civil war; armed conflict; institutional design; mediator bias; bargaining theory; Political Science; statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Across four self-contained essays, this dissertation seeks to identify which features make international organizations (IOs) effective peacemakers in modern civil wars. The first essay introduces an original dataset on the institutional design of 21 peace-brokering IOs between 1945 and 2010. READ MORE

  3. 3. International organizations and children’s rights : Norm adoption, pressure tactics and state compliance

    Author : Johanna von Bahr; Jonas Tallberg; Lisa Dellmuth; Jean Grugel; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; international organizations; children’s rights; European Union; United Nations; norm adoption; pressure tactics; state compliance; development aid; foreign policy; non-governmental organizations; Political Science; statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Since the adoption of the United Nations (UN) Convention on the Rights of the Child (1989), the attention given by international organizations (IOs) to children’s rights has increased. This dissertation seeks to identify what this means for the global promotion of children’s rights, by addressing three interrelated questions: 1. READ MORE

  4. 4. Managing network organizations

    Author : Maravelias Christian; Sven-Erik Sjöstrand; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Managerial accounting; Ekonomistyrning; Företagsorganisation; Nätverksplanering; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

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  5. 5. Team-based organizations : working conditions and methods in project teams and self-managing groups

    Author : Stefan Nordqvist; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Organisationspsykologi; Arbetspsykologi; Arbetsgrupper; Självstyrande grupper;

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