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  1. 1. Mind the Gap Essays on Explanations of Gender Wage Inequality

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : The Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), Stockholm University

    Författare :Charlotta Magnusson; Michael Tåhlin; Charlotta Stern; Gunn Elisabeth Birkelund; [2010]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Gender wage gap; labour market; occupational prestige; devaluation theory; work-family balance; Sweden; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : The gender wage gap is accounted for to a substantial degree by the sex composition of occupations. The present thesis examines the mechanisms that produce this pattern. In particular, the theory of devaluation, currently the most widely accepted sociological explanation, is tested. LÄS MER

  2. 2. A methodology for operations-based safety appraisal of two-lane rural highways Application in Uganda

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : The Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), Stockholm University

    Författare :Godfrey Mwesige; Harilaos Koutsopoulos; Basil Psarianos; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; passing zones; passing rate; collision risk; accepted gap; time-to-collision; passing sight distance; two-lane rural highways; Uganda; Transportvetenskap; Transport Science;

    Sammanfattning : The majority of the road infrastructure in developing countries consists oftwo-lane highways with one lane in each travel direction. Operational efficiency of these highways is derived fromintermittent passing zones where fast vehicles are permitted by design to pass slow vehicles using the opposite traffic lane. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Digital Competence and Ways of Thinking and Practising in Swedish Teacher Education Experiences by teachers with a foreign teaching degree

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Computer and System Sciences, Stockholm University

    Författare :Annika Käck; Sirkku Männikkö Barbutiu; Uno Fors; Ola Lindberg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; digital competence; teachers with a foreign teaching degree; teacher education; ways of thinking and practising; transformative learning; informationssamhället; Information Society;

    Sammanfattning : The Swedish government recognises foreign academic education and the professional qualifications of its immigrants by allocating resources to programmes that bridge the gap between immigrants’ education and the specific requirements for work in Sweden. The context of inquiry for this thesis is teachers with a foreign teaching degree, who come from 57 countries or regions and are studying at four Swedish universities. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Climate in the eastern Mediterranean during the Holocene and beyond – A Peloponnesian perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Physical Geography and Quaternary Geology, Stockholm University

    Författare :Martin Finné; Karin Holmgren; Hanna S. Sundqvist; Georgia Destouni; Neil Roberts; [2014]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Stable isotopes; U-Th dating; stalagmites; climate variability; flooding history; eastern Mediterranean; southern Greece; Holocene; Pleistocene; naturgeografi; Physical Geography;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis contributes increased knowledge about climate variability during the late Quaternary in the eastern Mediterranean. Results from a paleoclimate review reveal that regional wetter conditions from 6000 to 5400 years BP were replaced by a less wet period from 5400 to 4600 years BP and to fully arid conditions around 4600 years BP. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The influence of wicked problems on community-based entrepreneurship in rural Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Författare :Anne Pierre; Yvonne von Friedrichs; Anna Sörensson; Caroline Wigren-Kristoferson; [2017]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social entrepreneurship; community-based entrepreneurship; wicked problems; small business development; rural local development; state-society synergy;

    Sammanfattning : Entrepreneurship research has, since the 1930’s, mainly focused on so-called traditional entrepreneurship and studies have to a large part discussed management processes. During the past 40 years social entrepreneurship research and research into community-based entrepreneurship and practice has emerged, as a response to changes in society due to global, regional and local events that affect local development. LÄS MER