Sökning: "modernisation"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 103 avhandlingar innehållade ordet modernisation.

  1. 1. Modernisation and marketisation : The Chinese kindergarten in the 1990s

    Författare :Limin Gu; Gunilla Halldén; Inger M. Andersson; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Chinese kindergarten; early childhood education; reform; modernisation; marketisation; structure; ideology; change; continuity; progress; conflict; differentiation;

    Sammanfattning : This is a study of changes in Chinese kindergarten education in the era of the post-Mao four modernisations. Based on fieldwork carried out in China in 1997, this thesis examined the changes of Chinese kindergarten education at two levels — changes in system (structural change) and changes in educational activities (curriculum and ideological change), especially for the period of the 1990s. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Modernisation and farmer-led irrigation development in Africa : A study of state-farmer interactions in Tanzania

    Författare :Chris de Bont; Lowe Börjeson; Gert Jan Veldwisch; Mats Widgren; Anna Mdee; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; irrigation development; modernity; modernisation; farmer-led irrigation development; expert knowledge; Tanzania; sub-Saharan Africa; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography;

    Sammanfattning : After years of relatively low investment, irrigation development in Africa has been put back on the policy agenda as a way of increasing agricultural productivity. In spite of existing evidence of farmers’ irrigation initiatives across the African continent, current policy prescriptions still revolve around (large-scale) state intervention. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Döden, kroppen och moderniteten

    Författare :Eva Åhren Snickare; Roger Qvarsell; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; death; the body; modernity; modernisation; Sweden; cultural history; 1870-1940; anatomy; pathology; corpse; dissection; specimen; spectacle; wax effigies; cerements; undertakers; post-mortem photography; cremation; döden; attityder; begravningsseder; medicin; historia; Sverige; 1870-1940; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation deals with attitudes towards death and the dead body in Sweden during the late 19th and the early 20th centuries. This was a period of intense social and cultural change, during which Sweden was transformed from an agricultural society to a modem industrial state. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Den moderne Ivar Lo-Johansson: Modernisering, modernitet och modernism i statarromanerna

    Författare :Magnus Nilsson; Litteraturvetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; literature criticism; General and comparative literature; the grotesque; documentary; polyphony; Arnold Ljungdal; Ture Nerman; the new woman; D. H. Lawrence; Artur Lundkvist; Harry Martinson; primitivism; Raymond Williams; Mikhail Bakhtin; Fredric Jameson; Marxist criticism; avant-garde; social modernism; modernity; modernism; modernisation; Ivar Lo-Johansson; labour movement; socialist realism; Moa Martinson; proletarian literature; literary theory; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori; Scandinavian languages and literature; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ; arbetarlitteratur;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation examines the modernity of the Swedish proletarian author Ivar Lo-Johansson (1901-1990), as manifested in the so-called 'statare' novels: Godnatt, jord (Breaking Free, 1933), Bara en mor (Only a Mother, 1939), and Traktorn (1943). The dissertation examines, on the one hand, modernisation and modernity as the topoi of these novels, and on the other, how the author relates to the literary tendency that has come to signify the aesthetic modernisation of the 20th century, i. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Housing Themselves : Transformations, Modernisation and Spatial qualities in Informal Settlements in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    Författare :Huba Nguluma; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :Tanzania; housing; transformation; informal settlements; modernisation; spatial qualities and house types.;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is an attempt to address issues of housingtransformation in informal settlements. Transformation ofhouses is seen to be associated with modernisation forceswhereby people adapt their houses to suit their needs anddesires. LÄS MER