Sökning: "decentralisation"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 53 avhandlingar innehållade ordet decentralisation.

  1. 1. School Leaders' View on Market Forces and Decentralisation : Case Studies in a Swedish municipality and an English County

    Författare :Björn Söderqvist; Holger Daun; Eva Alerby; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; catchment area; choice; competition; educational quality; educational restructuring; decentralisation; market forces; school leaders; segregation; vouchers; International education; Internationell pedagogik; internationell pedagogik; International Education;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this study is to describe and analyse some of the consequences of market forces and decentralisation in the educational systems of Sweden and England.Since the 1980s, many countries have restructured their educational systems and introduced decentralisation and market forces. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Placing Conflict : Religion and politics in Kaduna State, Nigeria

    Författare :Henrik Angerbrandt; Henrik Berglund; Morten Bøås; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; conflict; decentralisation; ethnic conflict; ethnicity; federalism; identity; Nigeria; religion; religious conflict; scale; territory; statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : Decentralisation and federalism are often said to mitigate conflict by better meeting the preferences of a heterogeneous population and demands for limited autonomy. But it is argued in this thesis that this perspective does not sufficiently address the ways in which conflict-ridden relations entangle processes across different scales ‒ local, regional as well as national. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Strengthening fairness, transparency and accountability in health care priority setting at district level in Tanzania : opportunities, challenges and the way forward

    Författare :Stephen Maluka; Anna-Karin Hurtig; Miguel San Sebastian; Norman Daniels; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; decentralisation; health care; accountability for reasonableness; priority setting; health systems; Tanzania; Public health science; Folkhälsovetenskap; folkhälsa; Public health;

    Sammanfattning : Background During the 1990s, Tanzania, like many other developing countries, adopted health sector reforms. The most common policy change under health sector reforms has been decentralisation, which involves the transfer of power and authority from the central levels to the local governments. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Kalejdoskopiska rum : Diskurs, materialitet och praktik i den decentraliserade psykiatriska vården

    Författare :Ebba Högström; Göran Cars; Catharina Nord; Maria Håkansson; Lars-Henrik Ståhl; Catharina Dyrssen; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES; heterogenous space; discourse; spatial practice; materiality; architectural geography; community mental healthcare; decentralisation; deinstitutionalisation; organisation and space; built environment; Sweden; heterogena rum; diskurs; rumslig praktik; materialitet; arkitekturgeografi; sektoriserad psykiatri; decentralisering; avinstitutionalisering; organsiation och rum; byggd miljö; Sverige;

    Sammanfattning : During the period 1967-1995, Swedish mental healthcare underwent a complete re-organisation, starting with county councils taking over responsibility for mental healthcare from the state. Asylums were then phased out and mental health care moved closer to patients. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Beyond the Catchwords : Adjustment and Community Response to Participatory Development in Post-Suharto Indonesia

    Författare :Axel Fredholm; Sociologi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; community development; agriculture; irrigation; reformasi; Indonesia; decentralisation; Bantul; participation; Java; sociology; sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : The emphasis on people-centred development is distinctive in today’s development discourse. This is noticeable in catchwords like democratic decentralisation, participation, and empowerment, which are highly esteemed among NGOs, donors, and policymakers in recipient countries. The benefits of participatory approaches are several. LÄS MER