Search for dissertations about: "phenomenon of the university"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 712 swedish dissertations containing the words phenomenon of the university.

  1. 1. Quality in E-learning in a Cultural Context: The case of Iran

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Davoud Masoumi; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]

    Abstract : Higher education institutions in general and virtual institutions in particular are experiencing pressure to become more competitive all over the world. Such striving for excellence can be associated with and seen as a consequence of globalization that is propelling the reshaping of higher education. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Mahdi Wears Armani An Analysis of the Harun Yahya Enterprise

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Anne Ross Solberg; Anne Ross Solberg; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; Harun Yahya; Adnan Oktar; Said Nursi; Turkish Islam; creationism; da‘wa; Mahdi; Islamic messianism; apocalypticism; neo-Ottomanism; conspiracy theories; anti-Semitism; market Islam; social movement theory; rhetorical analysis;

    Abstract : The prolific Turkish author Harun Yahya attracted international attention after thousands of unsolicited copies of his large-format and lavishly illustrated book Atlas of Creation were sent free of charge from Istanbul, Turkey, to schools, universities and state leaders worldwide in 2007. This book stunt drew attention to Islamic creationism as a growing phenomenon, and to Harun Yahya as its most prominent proponent globally. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Emergence of Conditional Subordinators in Swedish : A Study in Grammaticalization

    University dissertation from Scandinavian Languages

    Author : Henrik Rosenkvist; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Scandinavian languages and literature; conditionality; source determination; image schema; abstraction; bleaching; grammaticalization; reanalysis; language change; syntax; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ; subordinator; conditional;

    Abstract : This thesis is an empirical and theoretical study of the emergence of five Swedish conditional subordinators: utan, om, hvar, ifall and bara. The first changes occur in the 13th century, and the last in the 18th century. READ MORE

  4. 4. Diagnosing burn-out: An Anthropological Study of a Social Concept in Sweden

    University dissertation from Social Anthropology

    Author : Torbjörn Friberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; företagssociologi; Arbetslivssociologi; sociology of enterprise; Sociology of labour; Sociologi; Sociology; Unhappy person; Transient phenomenon; Anthropology at home; Social problems and welfare; national insurance; Sociala problem; social välfärd; socialförsäkring; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Kulturantropologi; etnologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Denna avhandling handlar om skapandet, användningen och avfärdandet av ett socialt begrepp ? utbrändhet. Avhandlingen är ett försök att förklara den komplexa interaktionen mellan individers handlande och deras sociala miljö samt hur detta producerar ett transient fenomen ? utbrändhetsdiagnosen (en ny olycklig människotyp). READ MORE

  5. 5. A Pilgrimage to the Past : Johannes Bureus and the Rise of Swedish Antiquarian Scholarship, 1600-1650

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Matthew Norris; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bureus; Antiquarianism; History of Scholarship; Runology; History of Writing; Ancient Wisdom;

    Abstract : At the end of the eighteenth century, Edward Gibbon described the antiquarian scholars of previous generations as men of “profound learning and easy faith.” His exemplar was the Swedish polymath Olof Rudbeck, who in a series of frantic and combative tomes sought to portray Sweden as the model for Plato’s Atlantis and the seething cultural cauldron from which Western civilization had emerged. READ MORE