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  1. 16. A profession in change a development ecology perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Malmö University, Faculty of Teacher Education

    Författare :Jonas Christensen; [2010]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; change; professions; development ecology; professional autonomy; social work; economics; social entrepreneurship; knowledge acquisition; Germany; Lithuania; SUSA; changement; professions; écologie développement; autonomie professionnelle; travail social; économie; entrepreneuriat social; acquisition de connaissances; Allemagne; Lituanie;

    Sammanfattning : A welfare state consists of a variety of client organisations within which, among other professions, academics and social workers are active. Social work as a profession has developed in a welfare context where changes at the different levels of the individual, organisation and society constantly pose new challenges to the profession. LÄS MER

  2. 17. Engagement in Medical Research Discourse: A Multisemiotic Discourse-Semantic Study of Dialogic Positioning

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborgs universitet

    Författare :Daniel Lees Fryer; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; engagement; medical research discourse; social semiotics; systemic functional linguistics; dialogic theory; linguistics; semiosis; multisemiosis; multimodality; intersemiosis; intermodality; corpus linguistics; genre; disciplinarity; ideology;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates how medical researchers engage with a background of prior and anticipated utterances in a collection of highly cited English-language medical research articles. Taking a multisemiotic, systemic-functional approach, I examine the verbal, visual, and mathematical resources used by medical research writers to construe, engage with, and position themselves in relation to a dialogic background of different voices, positions, and propositions. LÄS MER

  3. 18. Probabilistic modeling in sports, finance and weather

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborgs universitet

    Författare :Jan Lennartsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Mathematical modelling; Game theory; Team sport tactics; Modern portfolio theory; Gaussian fields; Team sport tactics; Game theory; Gaussian fields; Modern portfolio theory;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, we build mathematical and statistical models for a wide variety of real world applications. The mathematical models include applications in team sport tactics and optimal portfolio selection, while the statistical modeling concerns weather and specifically precipitation. LÄS MER

  4. 19. Formulating knowledge: Engaging with issues of sustainable development through academic writing in engineering education

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Ann-Marie Eriksson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; supervision; academic writing; engineering education; sociocultural theory; disciplinarity; interaction analysis; engineering education; interaction analysis; academic writing; disciplinarity; sociocultural theory;

    Sammanfattning : Given that knowledge in society is increasingly shaped by textuality and dependent on texts, higher education holds a special responsibility for introducing and guiding students into text practices contingent on disciplinary fields and their knowledge traditions. On a general level, this doctoral thesis investigates how participation in such text practices at university functions as a means for engaging students with knowledge that is new to them. LÄS MER

  5. 20. 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