Search for dissertations about: "verbal"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 402 swedish dissertations containing the word verbal.

  1. 1. Children in the Radiology Department a study of anxiety, pain, distress and verbal interaction

    University dissertation from Jönköping : School of Health Sciences

    Author : Berit Björkman; Högskolan i Jönköping.; [2014]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Children; radiography; experiences; anxiety; pain; distress; verbal interaction; examination;

    Abstract : This dissertation focuses on children’s experiences of going through an acute radiographic examination due to a suspected fracture. The findings from interviews with children aged 3-15 years showed anxiety, pain and distress to be a concern in conjunction with an examination (Paper I). READ MORE

  2. 2. Implicit and explicit norm in contemporary Russian verbal stress

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Elisabeth Marklund Sharapova; Uppsala universitet.; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Slavic and Baltic languages - general; language norm; implicit norm; explicit norm; language normativisation; language normalisation; codification; Russian; stress; verbal stress; accentology; orthoepy; Slaviska och baltiska språk - allmänt; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Slavic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Slaviska språk; Slaviska språk; Slavic Languages;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to investigate norm in contemporary Russian verbal stress. In a first step the concept of norm is explored. It is shown that the criteria generally used in Russian for defining norm (correspondence to the language system, usage and authority/tradition/necessity) are not applied strictly. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards a semantics of linguistic time exploring some basic time concepts with special reference to English and Krio

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Johan Nordlander; Umeå universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English; Krio; distinction; tense; temporality; mood; modality; aspect; aspectuality; nucleus; dynamicity; verbal constituency; verbal situation; phase; stative; state; processive; process; eventive; event; telic; bounded; Kreolspråk; Sierra Leone; Krio språk ; syntax; Västafrika;

    Abstract : Using English and the West-African creole language Krio as the objects of investigation, this study proposes an analysis in which verbs and the paradigms pertaining to verbs are conceived of as being the only direct carriers of linguistic time encoding. The fundamental assumption is that nominals encode substance, be it concrete or abstract, and that verbals encode abstract substance with time. READ MORE

  4. 4. The experience of meaning in the care of patients in the terminal stage of dementia of the Alzheimer type interpretation of non-verbal communication and ethical demands

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kenneth Asplund; Umeå universitet.; [1991]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; dementia; ethics; facial expression; feeding; meaning; non-verbal communication; nursing; Demens; Alzheimers sjukdom;

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  5. 5. Counting deaths, accounting for lives Novel applications of standardised verbal autopsy methods for augmented health systems

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Laith Hussain-Alkhateeb; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2018]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Verbal autopsy; cause of death; vital registration; health system; surveillance; World Health Organization;

    Abstract : Half of the world’s deaths and their causes are never recorded by virtue of the under-resourced civil registration and vital statistics (CRVS) systems which limits capacity of health systems to respond to population needs. Verbal autopsy (VA) has emerged as a pragmatic approach for determining causes of death using standard interviews including signs, symptoms and circumstances of death, conducted with the bereaved family. READ MORE