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  1. 1. Necessary but not Sustainable? The Limits of Democracy in Achieving Environmental Sustainability

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Department of Political Science

    Författare :Marina Povitkina; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; democracy; environmental sustainability; quality of government; corruption;

    Sammanfattning : The world today faces a number of environmental problems that are both severe and urgent. Finding effective solutions is one of the top priorities for the international community, with at least half of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals relating either directly or indirectly to reaching environmental sustainability. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The importance of trust. : a study of knowledge production of biodiversity

    Detta är en avhandling från Örebro : Örebro University

    Författare :Karin M Gustafsson; Örebro universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; trust; knowledge; biological diversity; biodiversity; environmental problems; discourse analysis; Mode-1 Mode-2; SSK; STS; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Sammanfattning : The loss of biological diversity is one of today’s greatest environmental problems. Scientific knowledge is typically presented as the premise to solve this problem. However, science alone is not sufficient to produce knowledge of biodiversity. Other actors are also involved in knowledge production. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Applying Utilitarianism. The problem of practical action-guidance Att tillämpa utilitarismen. Problemet med praktisk handlingsvägledning

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Jonas Gren; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Act-utilitarianism; Action-guidance; Utilitarism > etik och moral; Beslutsfattande > psykologiska aspekter;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation addresses the question of whether act-utilitarianism (AU) can provide practical action-guidance. Traditionally, when approaching this question, utilitarians invoke the distinction between criteria of rightness and methods of decision-making. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Juridification of Educational Spheres The Case of Swedish School Inspection

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Judit Novak; Uppsala universitet.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Education policy; educational spheres; evaluative state; governance; institutionalization; judicialization; juridification; law as institution; legalization; new managerialism; positive rights; re-regulation; rule of law; school inspection; schools inspectorate; Pedagogik; Education;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation argues that the great transformation of education policy and governance that we have witnessed in the last few decades can only be properly understood by taking into account a process of juridification. In and of itself, this is not a novel assertion; what is argued here is that what this entails concretely has been only partially understood. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Making of an Expert Detective. Thinking and Deciding in Criminal Investigations

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : ineko

    Författare :Ivar Fahsing; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Criminal investigation; Expert; Decision-Making; Abductive Reasoning;

    Sammanfattning : Drawing on theoretical frameworks developed in social and cognitive psychology, this thesis examines the degree to which individual and systemic factors may compensate for inherent biases in criminal detectives’ judgments and decision-making. Study I – an interview study – explored criminal detectives’ views of critical factors related to decision making in homicide investigations. LÄS MER