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The impact of employees’ self-determined motivation types on individual creativity and innovative work behavior
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:58, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
This dissertation investigates the following overarching question: How do motivation types – as outlined by self-determination theory (SDT) – affect individuals' creativity and innovative work behavior (IWB) in organizations, ...
Inclusive innovation, business models and institutional strategies: On private sector engagement in the agricultural sector in Tanzania
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:56, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
SUMMARY The focus of this dissertation is private sector engagement in the agricultural sector in Tanzania. In academia, as well as in the public and private sectors, there is a growing discussion on how and what types ...
Care and control - Exploring experiences and perceptions of treatment and care of suicidal inpatients in psychiatric wards
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:50, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
SUMMARY This PhD thesis consists of four papers where I have explored treatment and care of suicidal patients in psychiatric wards from the perspectives of mental health workers and former suicidal inpatients. I interviewed ...
Historier ungdom lever: en studie av hvordan ungdommer bruker historie for å gjøre livet meningsfullt
(Doctoral thesis, 2006-05-25)
Effects of civil war on maternal and child health care in sub-Saharan Africa
(PhD Thesis;2014:48, Doctoral thesis, 2014)
The aim of this thesis is to investigate an issue of great concern in developing countries: the impacts of civil conflict on access to and use of health maternal and child health care services, in sub-Saharan Africa. In ...
Eiendomsutvikling som strategisk prosjektledelse
(PhD Thesis;2016:09, Doctoral thesis, 2016)
This report theorizes real estate development. Well established strategy management theory has been confronted with experience based insights in real estate development to propose a theoretical interpretation of such ...
Returning disability pensioners with back pain to work
(Doctoral thesis, 2007)
The main purpose of this thesis was to investigate whether a group of disability pensioners with back pain would have a potential for a successful return to work. Perceived barriers against work, physical and mental ...
Erobring av handlingsrom : helsesøsterstudenters læring i praksis
(Doktoravhandlinger ved NTNU2007:51, Doctoral thesis, 2007)
Hensikten med studien har vært å få innsikt i hva som var hovedproblemet til helsesøsterstudenter i praksisstudier og å utvikle en substantiv teori som kan forklare hvordan de handlet for å løse problemet. Målet er å utvikle ...
An Action Research Approach to Initial Teacher Education in Norway
(Doctoral thesis, 2007-02)
This study is an Action Research approach to Initial Teacher Education (ITE) in Norway. Starting from the most important question for me as a teacher educator in Religious Education (RE), namely, ‘How can I improve my ...
Urban Densification and the Sustainable City in Norway: A Study of Drivers and Barriers
(Doctoral theses at NTNU;2018:105, Doctoral thesis, 2018)
This article-based doctoral thesis addresses the following question: What are the main drivers and barriers of urban densification as planning strategy in the quest for more sustainable cities in Norway? The research uses ...