Essays about: "apprehensions"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word apprehensions.

  1. 1. Why rock the boat? - A qualitative case study concerning three municipalities’ reasons for large-scale organisational change

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Malin Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : organisational change; sectorisation; coordination; municipalities; public administration; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : There is an ongoing debate within Swedish public administration regarding whether municipalities can handle contemporary issues that require some amount of coordination as well as whether they are straying from democratic principles. It is argued that the origin of this debate lies in the sectorisation of the Swedish welfare system, where the traditional model has been deemed unfit. READ MORE

  2. 2. Quantifying terrain factor using GIS applications for real estate property valuation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Dahlia Mudzaffar Ali; [2016]
    Keywords : digital elevation model DEM ; GIS; geography; physical geography; property valuation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the use of GIS applications to derive adjustment figures for the terrain factor in property valuation tasks. It aims at suggesting a quantitative approach alternative to evaluate the terrain factor as opposed to traditional methods and current industry practices where terrain is qualitatively judged based on visual observation at site and subjected to individual opinion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Business in Russia : A study investigating to what extent culture impacts business for Swedish managers.  

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Camilla Khrulova-Nygren; Louise Andersson; [2014]
    Keywords : globalization; BRIC; emerging markets; culture; cultural theories; GLOBE cultural dimensions; cultural intelligence; cultural awareness; language; communications; leadership; leadership styles; national culture; corporate culture; Russian Federation; Sweden.;

    Abstract : This study is an empirical research that is set to examine to what extent culture affects the performance of Swedish managers when doing business with their Russian customers. The authors aim is to find out how important cultural awareness is when doing business between Sweden and Russia as well as what factors Swedish managers should consider before doing business with a Russian customer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Diplomatic Assurances - A judicial and political analysis of the undermining of the principle of non-refoulement

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Olof Hasselberg; [2010-03-04]
    Keywords : Internationell rätt;

    Abstract : In December 2001, the Swedish television programme “Kalla Fakta” uncovered thestory of Ahmed Agiza and Muhammed El Zari, who after having been denied asylumin Sweden, were arrested by the police and deported in haste to Egypt. The two menwere suspected of terrorist activities and even though Egypt was well-known tomistreat political opponents in general, and alleged Islamic terrorists in particular, theSwedish government decided to have them transferred. READ MORE

  5. 5. Knowledge and apprehensions concerning HIV/AIDS of Indonesian adolescents : Reflections upon the possibility for professional nurses to spread knowledge to prevent suffering

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen för Vårdvetenskap; Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen för Vårdvetenskap

    Author : Frida Davidsson; Victoria Zakrison; [2009]
    Keywords : HIV; knowledge; experiences; adolescent; discrimination; shame; nurse; spread knowledge; AIDS;

    Abstract : HIV/AIDS is a global and expanding problem, not least in Indonesia, which is the country with the fastest growing epidemic in Asia. In rural areas of Indonesia it is usually harder to get information compared to urban areas. READ MORE