Search for dissertations about: "social space"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 668 swedish dissertations containing the words social space.

  1. 1. S(t)imulating a Social Psychology G. H. Mead and the Reality of the Social Object

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Olle Westlund; Kaj Håkanson; Lars-Erik Berg; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social psychology; social psychology; social; sociality; relativity; object; time; space; George Herbert Mead; Socialpsykologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : Social psychology is often said to be a scientific discipline aiming at the observation and explanation of actions between human beings or, more generally, between the human individual and the environment. This general proposition holds for most social psychologists, irrespective of allegiance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lesbian Lives Sexuality, Space and Subculture in Moscow

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Katja Sarajeva; Helena Wulff; Ulf Mellström; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; subculture; lesbian; space; Russia; Moscow; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : This study is an exploration of the lesbian subculture in Russia focusing in particular on the subculture as a unique heterogeneous space of social interaction and cultural production that is not self contained or isolated from mainstream society, but incorporates a variety of cultural flows and traditions that are a part of Russian mainstream culture, other Russian subcultures, or global cultural flows. Some of these cultural flows and traditions are more compatible than other ones. READ MORE

  3. 3. Re-negotiating social space Public art installations and interactive experience

    University dissertation from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Linda Ryan Bengtsson; Miyase Christensen; André Jansson; Karin Becker; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Interactivity; interactive art; public space; social space; locative media artworks; interactive interfaces; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Digital media technologies are becoming increasingly and extensively integrated into our way of living. We communicate, inform and entertain ourselves through media technologies in disparate spaces. When digital technology is integrated into our everyday environment, the border between media interfaces and physical environments is blurred. READ MORE

  4. 4. Rural Livelihood Options for "a better and more sustainable future". Local perspectives from Myanmar and Morocco

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Laura Kmoch; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Rural Livelihoods; Cluster Analysis; Technology Adoption; Swidden Farming; Agroforestry; Climate Adaptation; Remittances; Local Agroecological Knowledge;

    Abstract : In 2015, state leaders adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, to address global inequalities and respond to heightened concern about challenges, arising from contemporary global change. This thesis contributes to addressing these challenges, by extending the knowledge base that rural development stakeholders can draw on to co-construct viable livelihood options for vulnerable rural people. READ MORE

  5. 5. From Pioneers to Target Group: Social Change, Ethnicity and Memory in a Lithuanian Nuclear Power Plant Community

    University dissertation from Department of Sociology, Lund University

    Author : Kristina Sliavaite; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociala problem; Ignalina nuclear power plant; Deindustrialization; post-socialism; East Central Europe; ethnicity; collective memory; social change; Russian speaking population; decline; modernization; migration; enclave; risk; social insecurity; uncertainty; national insurance; Social problems and welfare; social välfärd; socialförsäkring; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Kulturantropologi; etnologi;

    Abstract : This thesis focused on an examination of human agency and strategies for responding to rapid social and economic change. Fieldwork was carried out in the community of Visaginas town that was built during the Soviet period in Lithuania. The town is situated next to the Ignalina nuclear power plant. READ MORE