Search for dissertations about: "structuration processes"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words structuration processes.

  1. 1. Communication as structuration : Viewing learning through the lens of communication

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Cynthia Jimes; Lowe Hedman; Peder Hård af Segerstad; Bengt-Åke Gustafsson; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Media and communication studies; organizational communication; organizational learning; structure; agency; texts; conversations; structuration; discursive communication theory; sociocultural learning theory; theoretical study; abduction; business processes; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences Media and communication studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Media and Communication Studies;

    Abstract : This dissertation is about enlightening the relationship between organizational communication and learning. In doing so, I explore and build upon existing theories that address the relationship from a structuration perspective. Specifically, I turn to discursive communication theory and sociocultural learning theory. READ MORE

  2. 2. Perspectives on fixedness: applied and theoretical

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Jean Hudson; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; conceptualization; grammaticalization; pragmatic inferencing; reanalysis; univerbation; English language and literature; structuration; discourse; complex adverb; salience; Engelska språk och litteratur ;

    Abstract : This thesis is about fixedness, or the process whereby orthographic words group together and congeal into fixed expressions that might subsequently reduce and become single words. The discussion focuses on three levels: realization, conceptualization, and discourse. READ MORE

  3. 3. Change in the cage Exploring an organisaitonal field: Sweden's biofuel region

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Christopher Nicol; Tommy Jensen; Kiflemariam Hamde; Stefan Jonsson; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Institutional theory; organisational field change; institutional forces; structuration processes; triggers for change; Institutionell teori; organisatorisk fält förändring; institutionella krafter; struktureringsteori; processer; utlösare av förändring; företagsekonomi; Business Studies;

    Abstract : This Ph.D. thesis seeks to better understand how change occurs within a group of organisations. Aiming to make a contribution to institutional theory, it brings together three main schools, namely: old, new and neoinstitutionalism, in an integrative approach for understanding organisational field change. READ MORE

  4. 4. Anpassning och motstånd : En etnografisk studie av gymnasieelevers institutionella identitetsskapande

    University dissertation from Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Author : Monica Johansson; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Upper secondary school; ethnography; institutional identity; pupil identity; differentiation; adaption and resistance; structuration theory; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Humanities and Social sciences; Humaniora-samhällsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Nearly all pupils in Sweden continue their studies at upper secondary school. A central point of departure in this thesis is therefore to examine how the upper secondary school deals with its now both complex and difficult to interpret task of ”one school for all” and to describe and analyse the creation of identity for pupils within this institution. READ MORE

  5. 5. Becoming an Adult Living Conditions and Attitudes among Swedish Youth

    University dissertation from Umeå : Sociologi

    Author : Annika Westberg; Björn Halleröd; Mattias Strandh; Tapio Salonen; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociology; youth; transitions; individualisation; life phase; life-course; welfare state; attitudes; social structuration; Sociologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : This thesis studies youth from different perspectives. These are the life phaseand the generational perspectives, which have been studied via questions of establishment and individualisation. READ MORE