Sökning: "Production of change"

Visar resultat 6 - 10 av 1271 avhandlingar innehållade orden Production of change.

  1. 6. The Specter of Scarcity Experiencing and Coping with Metal Shortages, 1870-2015

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Hanna Vikström; Per Högselius; Dag Avango; Fjaestad Maja; Ingulstad Mats; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; scarcity; critical metals; Sweden; small countries; strategic metals; metal shortages; history of technology; experiences of scarcity; coping with shortages; technological trends; World War I; resource crisis; construction of resources.; History of Science; Technology and Environment; Historiska studier av teknik; vetenskap och miljö;

    Sammanfattning : In spite of an ever-growing supply of metals, actors have long feared metal shortages. This thesis – departing from an understanding that metals scarcity is not an objective geological fact, but an experience, a fear of a shortage – explores why business and state actors have experienced metals as scarce and how they coped with scarcity from 1870 to 2015. LÄS MER

  2. 7. Waves of fashion The consuming production of management control

    Detta är en avhandling från Västerås : Mälardalen University

    Författare :Andreas Backlund Björke; Ulf Johanson; Stefan Tengblad; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Management control; SMEs; fashion; happiness; rhetoric; aesthetics; theorization; innovation; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; industriell ekonomi och organisation; Industrial Economics and Organisations;

    Sammanfattning : The responsiveness of organizational leaders regarding suggestions related to various managerial techniques has led to the coinage of the ‘management fashion’ idiom. It has been convincingly argued that phenomena like management control systems are prone to trends, and that such trends permeate into the daily life of managers through the use of persuasive rhetoric. LÄS MER

  3. 8. The wind of change : Individuals change when technology change

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Sciences

    Författare :Kent Fridell; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : The production of digital images has been well-known within radiology for many years through its use of modalities such as computer tomography, ultrasound and magnetic resonance tomography. During the latter part of the 1980´s a new technology, Picture Archiving and Communication System (PACS) was introduced making it possible to manage X-ray pictures in their original, digital form. LÄS MER

  4. 9. Dynamics of corporate strategy from a value chain perspective A study of the Swedish telecom and construction industries during the 90’s

    Detta är en avhandling från Ekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Andes de Paula; Staffan Brege; Øivind Revang; [2006]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; telecommunication; construction; modularization; systemization; industry; systems sales; inside-out; outside-in; corporate; SBU; functional; strategy; context of strategy; strategic change; content of strategy; process of strategy; value chain; value constellation; bundling; unbundling; outsourcing; merger and acquisitions; M A; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : Changes in sectors and industries have brought new challenges to corporations as well as been important driving forces for the dynamics in strategy at the corporate level. With the dramatic developments of the 1990’s in mind, such as multilateral free-trade agreements, liberalization, privatization, sharp industry growth/decline, increased competition and globalization, in particular within the telecom and the construction industry, this study contributes to describing and understanding strategic change at the corporate level as well as changes in the division of work within value chains. LÄS MER

  5. 10. Akademibondens plikt, universitetets rätt : Feodala produktionsförhållanden vid Uppsala universitets gods 1650-1790

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Anders Thoré; [2001]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; customary tenants; landlords; peasants of the university; the estate of Uppsala University; copyholds of the university; feudal mode of production; feudal relations of production; forces of production; means of production; class struggle; exploitation; coercion; resistance; possessery rights; use-rights; rent; Uppland; Västmanland; Sweden; Historia; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : This doctoral dissertation studies the relationship between customary tenants (landbor) and landlords in Sweden during the 17th and 18th centuries. This was a basic relationship within Swedish society and thus fundamental to economic, social, juridical and political life. LÄS MER