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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 24 avhandlingar innehållade orden Public Libraries.
Sammanfattning : The public libraries in Sweden were founded about 100 years ago. Because societal conditions have changed considerably since then it is interesting to examine the extent to which views about public libraries have changed among the libraries' main actors. The aim of the study is to illuminate how decision makers of public libraries, i.e. LÄS MER
2. Det föreställda folkbiblioteket : En diskursanalytisk studie av biblioteksdebatter i svenska medier 1970-2006
Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to analyze debates and discourses about the public library in Swedish media from the 1970s up to and including 2006. The empirical material is derived from TV, radio and the daily press and by using discourse theory and methodology a number of debates are problematized. LÄS MER
3. Folkbibliotek makt och disciplinering : En genealogisk studie av folkbiblioteksområdet under den organiserade moderniteten
Sammanfattning : This study is focusing of the Swedish public library as an institution for general education during the period of 1910 to 1990. The aim is to enhance the knowledge of the construction of the Swedish citizen during the organized modernity. LÄS MER
4. Böcker, bildning, makt : Arbetare, borgare och bildningens roll i klassformeringen i Lund och Helsingborg 1860-1901
Sammanfattning : This dissertation deals with the question of why and how the issue of workers' education came to be part of both bourgeois and working class formation during the second half of the 19th century and how it contributed to the shaping of new social relations. The theoretical perspective is based on the concept of hegemony indicating that a leading class has to establish and maintain its leadership by gaining consensus from the ruled classes. LÄS MER
5. Den nya stadens bibliotek : Om teknik, förnuft och känsla i gestaltningen av kunskaps- och upplevelsestadens folkbibliotek
Sammanfattning : This dissertation explores how perceived challenges and changing conditions for public libraries are translated and enacted in a local library setting. In 2008, Malmoe City Library, a public library situated in the third largest city of Sweden, initiated an ambitious strategy for renewal and change of their services. LÄS MER