Search for dissertations about: "perspectives of the decision makers"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the words perspectives of the decision makers.

  1. 1. Perspectives in attitudes and decision making

    University dissertation from Stockholm University

    Author : Anna Kemdal Pho; [2000]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; attitudes; decision making; perspectives; attributions; actor observer effects; perspective taking; controversy; emotions; regret;

    Abstract : The general purpose of this thesis was to test the assumption that perspectives (i.e., way of seeing) and attributions (explaining behavior) are related to decision making and to attitudes in a controversial issue. READ MORE

  2. 2. What logics drive the choices of public decision-makers?

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Jens Nilsson; Carina Lundmark; Annica Sandström; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Decision-making; new institutionalism; rational choice; sociological institutionalism; values; public administration; wildlife management; local parliaments; collaborative management; Political Science; Statsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis explores what logics drive the decisions of public decision-makers. More specifically, and drawing on new institutional theory, this topic is investigated from the perspective of how institutions, i.e. the formal and informal patterns of rules and practices, influence public decision-makers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Psychological perspectives on environmetal policy measures: The role of values, norms, and attitudes

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Vasastadens bokbinderi

    Author : Andreas Nilsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; values; norms; attitudes; climatechange; environmental policy; environmental valiation;

    Abstract : The major aim of this thesis is to investigate how psychological, and especially social psychological, concepts and theories may enhance the understanding of peoples reactions to issues relevant for environmental policy measures. More specifically, the aim is to investigate antecedents of attitudes towards policy measures as well as antecedents to people’s valuation of environmental resources. READ MORE

  4. 4. Control of land use and groundwater quality in Colorado and Sweden

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Hans Lönegren; [1987]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Land use; groundwater quality; organization; legislation; perspectives of the decision makers; plan; planning process; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : The aim of this research is to shed light upon the organization and the system of regulations adopted by modern, industrialized societies in the interactive fields of land use and groundwater. By studying groundwater, long-term perspectives become more clear. The following questions are examined.Are there adequate rules (e. READ MORE

  5. 5. The estrogen receptor in fish and effects of synthetic estrogens in the environment - Ecological and evolutionary perspectives and societal awareness

    University dissertation from Centre for Environmental and Climate Research (CEC) and Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Lund University

    Author : Lina Nikoleris; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; the estrogen receptor; salmon evolution and ecology; contraceptives; information gaps; synthetic hormones; EE2; Atlantic salmon Salmo salar ; brown trout Salmo trutta ; roach Rutilus rutilus ;

    Abstract : Synthetic hormones are a group of pharmaceuticals used for various human and animal treatments. However, consumption and disposal of these substances have also given rise to negative effects and environmental problems for organisms in the wild which is why these substances have been classified as estrogenic endocrine-disrupting chemicals (EDCs). READ MORE