Sökning: "pets"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 35 avhandlingar innehållade ordet pets.

  1. 1. An animal without an animal within : investigating the identities of pet keeping

    Författare :David Redmalm; Ylva Uggla; Tora Holmberg; Hanna Bertilsson-Rosqvist; Örebro universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; animal studies; animality; anomalies; companion animals; Michel Foucault; Donna Haraway; human-animal studies; materialsemiotics; pets; posthumanism; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Sammanfattning : If the human is an animal without an animal within—a creature that has transcended the animal condition—what is a pet? This creature balancing on the border between nature and culture, simultaneously included in and excluded from a human “we”, is the focus of this thesis. The thesis analyzes the discourses and normative frameworks structuring the meaning of pets in people’s lives. LÄS MER

  2. 2. "Jag vill också ha en hund ..." : en studie av barn och tonåringar med astma och deras mammor

    Författare :Ingela Rydström; Per-Olof Sandman; Birgit Rasmussen; Gerd Ahlström; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Nursing; child; adolescence; asthma; quality of life; gender; strategies; pets; family; relations; phenomenological research; grounded theory; Omvårdnad; Nursing; Omvårdnad; omvårdnadsforskning med medicinsk inriktning; Caring Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Aim: The overall aim of this thesis is to illuminate meanings of being a child with asthma, to describe what strategies they use to manage their daily life, and how they estimate their quality of life. The aim is also to describe how family relations might be influenced by the child’s asthma disease. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Allergy to pets : molecular approaches for improved diagnostics and vaccination

    Författare :Ola Nilsson; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []

    Sammanfattning : Allergic diseases are a major health problem, affecting up to 30% of the population in affluent countries. Domestic pets such as cats, dogs and horses are among the most common agents of IgE-mediated allergies. LÄS MER

  4. 4. New approaches for diagnostics and therapy of allergy to pets

    Författare :Konrad Wadén; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []

    Sammanfattning : Allergic diseases have been described already in 900 AD but today allergic diseases have reached epidemic proportions. About 30% of the world population is affected. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Increase of allergic diseases in schoolchildren. The significance of pets and other environmental components

    Författare :Bill Hesselmar; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; asthma rhinitis eczema allergy sensitisation tolerance pets environment epidemiology child;

    Sammanfattning : Objectives: 1) To compare the prevalence of allergic diseases in schoolchildren between 1979 and 1991 in two Swedish regions with differing climates, Kiruna in the northern inland mountains, north of the Arctic Circle, and Göteborg on the south-west coast. 2) To study the changes in allergic diseases and sensitisation during a 5 year follow-up period. LÄS MER