Search for dissertations about: "reflexivity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 51 swedish dissertations containing the word reflexivity.

  1. 1. Biopolitics and Reflexivity A Study of GMO Policymaking in the European Union

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Anders Johansson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; GMO; genetically modified organism; precautionary principle; risk biopolitics; policy; European Union; EU; reflexivity; reflexive modernity; GMO; genetiskt modifierade organismer; försiktighetsprincipen; risk biopolitik; policy; Europeiska Unionen; EU; reflexivitet; reflexiv modernitet; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : The political discourse that has emerged as a consequence of establishing a European regulatory framework for GMOs has not been without problems. This dissertation addresses the political and regulatory challenges created by the development and use of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) in the EU. READ MORE

  2. 2. The answers you seek will never be found at home Reflexivity, biographical narratives and lifestyle migration among highly-skilled Estonians

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Maarja Saar; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; reflexivity; highly skilled migration; Eastern Europe; lifestyle migration; Östeuropa; reflexivitet; migration; Politics; Economy and the Organization of Society; Politik; ekonomi och samhällets organisering; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : Det övergripande syftet med denna avhandling är att undersöka förhållandet mellan migration, reflexivitet och social klass. I fokus för den empiriska analysen står högt kvalificerade estniska emigranter. Reflexivitet har hittills inte varit ett viktigt begrepp i migrationsstudier. READ MORE

  3. 3. Out of Site Landscape and Cultural Reflexivity in New Hollywood Cinema 1969-1974

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Henrik Gustafsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; cultural identity; film analysis; film and nation; genre revisionism; intermediality; landscape in art; landscape in cinema; New Hollywood; new realism; nostalgia film; reflexivity; road movies; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Film; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Filmvetenskap; Cinema Studies; filmvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines landscape as a concept for analysis and interpretation in film studies by considering the New Hollywood cinema in the late 1960s and early 1970s. Contextualized within the contested notion of nationhood at the time as well as the concern among filmmakers to probe the properties, practices and traditions of American cinema, this was also a period when landscape underwent widespread redefinition as a field of artistic and academic practice. READ MORE

  4. 4. Situated Reflexive Change User-Centred Design in(to) Practice

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Elina Eriksson; KTH.; [2013]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; user-centred design; user-centred systems design; organizational change; sensemaking; reflexivity; practice;

    Abstract : Technology used in the Swedish workplace is perceived to be controlling, gener- ally still difficult to use, and with a low degree of usability. Even though the field of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) has been concerned with researching different ways of developing usable systems for at least half a century, there seem to be problems with the diffusion of the results into practice. READ MORE

  5. 5. Changing conceptions of literacies, language and development Implications for the provision of adult basic education in South Africa

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Centre for Research on Bilingualism, Stockholm University

    Author : Caroline Kerfoot; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; adult literacy; adult basic education; agency; citizenship; critical applied linguistics; development; linguistic citizenship; multilingualism; reflexivity; resemiotisation; voice.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap; tvåspråkighetsforskning; Bilingualism;

    Abstract : This study aims to contribute to the growing body of knowledge on the circumstances under which adult education, in particular adult basic education, can support and occasionally initiate participatory development, social action and the realisation of citizenship rights. It traces developments in adult basic education in South Africa, and more specifically literacy and language learning, over the years 1981 to 2001, with reference to specific multilingual contexts in the Northern and Western Cape. READ MORE