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  1. 1. Translating Popular Education Civil Society Cooperation between Sweden and Estonia

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Pelle Åberg; Anders Uhlin; Ulrika Mörth; Karl Magnus Johansson; Mikko Lagerspetz; [2008]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Translation; diffusion; socialization; popular education; civil society; Sweden; Estonia; transnational cooperation; democracy promotion; ABF; AHL; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Political Science; statsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : By their very nature, attempts by civil society organizations to promote democracy abroad involve cooperation and contact across the borders of nation states. The dissemination of the ideas and practices of the promoters is often essential; in the case of Swedish democracy promotion, popular education or folkbildning has been important. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Den torgförda biologin. Studier i populärvetenskapens problem och tematik Biology in the agora. Studies on problems and themes in popular science

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Institutionen för idéhistoria och vetenskapsteori

    Författare :Kaj Johansson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; popular science; popular knowledge; popular biology; popularisation; Ludwik Fleck; history of science; history of biology; thought collective; thought style;

    Sammanfattning : The chief aim in this work is to demonstrate the fruitfulness of Ludwik Fleck’s philosophy of science for stimulating a number of new viewpoints in the study of popular science and popularisation from the vantage point of history of ideas and science. Taking its point of departure in the question, ”What is popular science?”, the present work articulates a comprehensive theoretical framework for addressing problems regarding the place of popular science and its multiple functions, as well as necessary preconditions needed for popularisation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Unleashing Science Popularisation: Studies on Science as Popular Culture

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Andreas Gunnarsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; science popularisation; popular culture; public understanding of science; science and the media;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to broaden the concept of science popularisation. It argues that the conventional view of popularisation as the public communication of appropriately simplified versions of established facts to lay audiences fails to capture the multifaceted nature of popularisation practices through which science and popular culture are recombined. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Triterpenes and phenolic compounds in apple fruit (Malus domestica Borkh.) : variation due to cultivar, sun exposure, rootstock, harvest maturity, bruising, fungi inoculation, ozone treatment and storage conditions

    Detta är en avhandling från ; Department of Plant Breeding, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Författare :Yanrong Lv; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : Apple (Malus × domestica Borkh.), a popular and widely cultivated fruit world-wide, contains bioactive triterpenes and phenolic compounds with potentially valuable pharmacological functions. This thesis investigated the effects of pre-harvest and postharvest factors on concentrations of these bioactive compounds in apples. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Translating Popular Education : Civil Society Cooperation between Sweden and Estonia

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Political Science, Stockholm University

    Författare :Pelle Åberg; [2008]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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