Search for dissertations about: "social semiotics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 41 swedish dissertations containing the words social semiotics.

  1. 1. Cold water politics : The maritime strategy and geopolitics of the northern front

    University dissertation from London : Sage Publications

    Author : Ola Tunander; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1989]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Security Politics; Semiotics; Geopolitics; Naval Strategy; US Maritime Strategy; Submarines; Scandinavia; Barents Sea; Norwegian Sea; Diplomatic Signals; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Abstract : The dissertation deals with the strategic field of force dominating the Northern waters. Instead of an emphasis on the declared policies of the various nations, the focus here is on geopolitics, technological change and on US and Soviet military strategies influencing the security policies of the Nordic region. READ MORE

  2. 2. Assessment Discourses in Mathematics Classrooms A Multimodal Social Semiotic Study

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Mathematics and Science Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Lisa Björklund Boistrup; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; mathematics classrooms; classrooms; assessment; discourses; social semiotics; multimodality; feedback; mathematics competence; matematikklassrum; klassrum; bedömning; diskurser; socialsemiotik; multimodalitet; återkoppling; matematisk kompetens; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; matematikämnets didaktik; Mathematics Education;

    Abstract : This is a study of assessment in mathematics classrooms and assessment is here regarded as a concept with broad boundaries including e.g. diagnostic tests, portfolios, and acts in teacher-student communication. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tracing Wolves : Materiality, Effect and Difference

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Author : Andrew Mitchell; Mark Graham; Bengt G. Karlsson; Samantha Hurn; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Wolf; trace; materiality; effect; difference; transspecies; post-human; material-semiotic; human-animal; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : As wolves are seldom seen in Scandinavia, Tracing Wolves utilises the ‘trace’ as both a theoretical and methodological tool to aid comprehension of what a wolf is and what a wolf does. Consequently, this enquiry examines human-wolf practices, such as tracking, genetic analysis, GPS tracking, hunting, and wolf necropsies, via which Scandinavian wolves in Sweden manifest. READ MORE

  4. 4. No Heroics, Please : Mapping Deceased Donation Practices in a Catalan Hospital

    University dissertation from Edinburgh : The University of Edinburgh

    Author : Sara Bea; [2017]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Deceased; organ donation;

    Abstract : This thesis presents an in-depth ethnographic mapping of deceased donation in a Catalan hospital. A unique site in terms of leading edge technoscientific practices, high rates of donation and its consolidated specialised team of transplant coordinators (TCs). READ MORE

  5. 5. An Information System in its Organisational Contexts : A Systemic Semiotic Longitudinal Case Study

    University dissertation from Wollongong, Australia : Department of Information Systems, University of Wollongong

    Author : Rodney Clarke; Karlstads universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; information systems; longitudinal case study; organisational contexts; organisational semiotics; semiotics; social semiotics; systemic functional linguistics; systemic semiotics; workpractices; Information Systems; Informatik;

    Abstract : This dissertation develops a new form of Systems Analysis based on Systemic Semiotics. Systemic Semiotics, a combination of Social Semiotics and Systemic Functional Linguistic theories, can be used to provide contextual descriptions linking the operations of information systems to their specific situational and organisational contexts. READ MORE