Search for dissertations about: "talent"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 swedish dissertations containing the word talent.

  1. 1. Talking talent Narratives of youth sports selection

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Child and Youth Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Magnus Kilger; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Child and Youth Science; barn- och ungdomsvetenskap; talent; selection; talent in sports; narrative analysis; narrative genre; discourse; discursively shared narratives; positioning; Samhällsvetenskap Humaniora; Social Sciences Humanities; talent; selection; talent in sports; narrative analysis; narrative genre; discourse; discursively shared narratives; positioning;

    Abstract : In sports, there seems to be an eternal interest in discovering young talents and refining them into elite adult athletes. The dilemma of selecting talent, while at the same time ensuring every child´s right to participate, needs to be addressed and have consequences in social practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Urban Turn : And the Location of economic Activities

    University dissertation from Department of Social and Economic Geography, Lund University

    Author : Høgni Kalsø Hansen; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Urban Turn; Innovation; Business Climate; People Climate; Human Capital; Outer City; Creative Class; Talent; Regional Development; City Regions;

    Abstract : Competitiveness of city regions has gained a more and more central position in regional development and regional planning within the last decades. A reason for this is that globalisation has caused pressure on industrial structures forcing firms to increase their competitiveness by more actively promoting innovation and knowledge creation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Phonetic Imitation, Accent, and the Learner

    University dissertation from Linguistics and Phonetics

    Author : Duncan Markham; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; sociolinguistics; talent; language acquisition; phonetics; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Denna avhandling presenterar en bred och kritisk översikt av litteraturen och forskningen angående inlärning av uttal och språkljud. De problem som framför allt vuxna har med att lära sig uttalet i ett främmande språk diskuteras och de olika hypotesen granskas. READ MORE

  4. 4. Locating Biotech Innovation Places, Flows and Unruly Processes

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Henrik Mattsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Social and economic geography; Biotech; Biotechnology; Innovation; Creativity; Clusters; Innovation systems; Technology policy; Regional development; Economic spaces; Time-geography; Time-space; Mobility; Knowledge; Knowledge workers; Agglomeration; Talent; Biotech firms; Innovation Policy; Kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : This thesis begins by making two observations. First, that the regional economic landscapes in which we all live our daily lives, and which provide the basis for employment and prosperity, are constantly changing. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Wealth of Urban Regions On the Location of Creative Individuals and Firms

    University dissertation from Jönköping : Jönköping International Business School

    Author : Charlotta Mellander; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2008]

    Abstract : This doctoral thesis consists of four individual chapters and an introduction to the thesis. The common feature of the four separate chapters is their focus on the location patterns of creative individuals and firms, the inter-relation between those actors and the regional development and how those actors in the end shape the wealth of urban regions. READ MORE