Search for dissertations about: "rules"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 741 swedish dissertations containing the word rules.

  1. 1. Deciphering Unwritten Rules Patients, relatives and nurses in palliative cancer care

    University dissertation from Växjö, Kalmar : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Anna Sandgren; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cancer; deciphering; unwritten rules; grounded theory; nursing; palliative care; patient; relative; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Caring sciences; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vårdvetenskap; Vårdvetenskap; Caring Science;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on palliative cancer care in acute care hospitals and home care settings. The overall aim was to generate a grounded theory explaining the latent patterns of behavior of patients, relatives and nurses. The thesis includes one population-based study with cross-sectional design and four classic grounded theory studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Power Games Rules and Roles in Second Life

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Maria Bäcke; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; power; digital games; online world; Second Life; virtuality; reality; role-play; hierarchy; authority; governing; subversion; performance; online worlds; virtual worlds; virtual; digital space; rules; hierarchies; negotiation; make-believe;

    Abstract : This study investigates how the members of four different role-playing communities on the online platform Second Life perform social as well as dramatic roles within their community. The trajectories of power influencing these roles are my main focus. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transformative Decision Rules Foundations and Applications

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Martin Peterson; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; transformative decision rule; problem specification; framing; expected utility; decision theory; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Filosofiämnen;

    Abstract : A transformative decision rule alters the representation of a decisionproblem, either by changing the sets of acts and states taken intoconsideration, or by modifying the probability or value assignments.Examples of decision rules belonging to this class are the principleof insufficient reason, Isaac Levi’s condition of E-admissibility, Luceand Raiffa’s merger of states-rule, and the de minimis principle. READ MORE

  4. 4. Developing Vehicle Configuration Rules

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Anna Tidstam; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; usability tests; design automation; visualization tools; product data management; configuration; vehicle configuration rules; PDM;

    Abstract : Vehicles are sold in many variants with different engine horsepower, wheel dimensions, type of headlights etc. Vehicle customers specify individual vehicles by the selection of such features during the so-called “sales configuration” process. READ MORE

  5. 5. Efficient Development of Vehicle Configuration Rules

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Anna Tidstam; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; process modeling.; development process; matrix-based visualization; vehicle configuration; configuration rules; information modelling;

    Abstract : The aim of this PhD thesis is to describe an efficient and user-friendly development process for vehicle configuration rules. The development of vehicle configuration rules precedes the sales configuration, and is the process of authoring, evaluating and releasing configuration rules sets. READ MORE