Sökning: "confidence in one’s own knowledge"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 9 avhandlingar innehållade orden confidence in one’s own knowledge.

  1. 1. People’s knowledge about climate change: Uncertainty as a guide to future commitments

    Författare :Eva-Lotta Sundblad; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :climate change knowledge; confidence in one’s own knowledge; risk perception of climate change; scientific uncertainty; temporal discount;

    Sammanfattning : Knowledge of climate change is provided by scientists to other groups in society who have to interact to establish sustainable development. Hence, the knowledge must reach people and the content must be evaluated as important and relevant. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Om lärande i verksamhetsanknutna samtal : En studie i prat och om lärande i möten på en arbetsplats

    Författare :Monica Bjerlöv; Magnus Söderström; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; discourse; spontaneous unplanned learning; variations; change; interplay; decentering; public authority; pedagogik; Education;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis describes the spontaneous, unplanned learning of the participants in workbased discourses. We follow the activities of ten participants in five workbased discourses at a public authority.The study uses a qualitative method and its theoretical foundation is a constructivist and intentional perspective on learning. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Realism in metacognitive judgments: Effects of social factors

    Författare :Marcus Johansson; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; social factors; metacognitive judgments; frequency judgments; Realism; confidence judgments; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : Theoretical accounts and models of calibration typically explain the degree of realism (validity) in confidence and frequency judgments in terms of different cognitive and methodological factors. The present thesis demonstrates that also social factors are of importance for the degree of realism in these types of metacognitive judgments. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Hyperlipidaemia : an evaluation of management and attitudes among doctors and knowledge and attitudes in the population

    Författare :Birgitta Danielsson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; hyperlipidemia; attitude of health personnel; attitude to health; physicians; general practice; occupational health services; internal medicine; risk factors; coronary disease; patient care management; medical decision making; guidelines;

    Sammanfattning : An evaluation of management and attitudes among doctors and knowledge and attitudes in the population Coronary heart disease (CHD) is the main cause of death in the western world, and hyperlipidaemia is one of the major risk factors. Lipids have been the focus of much discussion among both doctors and the public. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Meeting the other and oneself : experience and learning in international, upper secondary sojourns

    Författare :Åsa Perez-Karlsson; Karin Sporre; Anna Larsson; Ninni Wahlström; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Sojourns; international; Intercultural; experience; Learning; Sweden; Chile; Upper Secondary; pedagogiskt arbete; educational work;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the study was to investigate into and characterise students’ experiences of learning from their having taken part in an international upper secondary exchange in an intercultural context. Focusing on educational and intercultural dimensions, the thesis contributes knowledge of the implications of increasing internationalization and student mobility in education. LÄS MER