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  • Corporate visioning : a cross comparison between SMEs in Scotland and Sweden 

    Eriksson, Thomas K. (University of St Andrews, 2008-11-27) - Thesis
    The business environment of today is characterised as both dynamic and complex, and many corporations face fierce competition on all fronts. To deal with strategic planning in this businesses environment has become difficult ...
  • Factors shaping workplace segregation between natives and immigrants 

    Strömgren, M.; Tammaru, T.; Danzer, A.M.; van Ham, M.; Marcińczak, S.; Stjernström, O.; Lindgren, U. (2014-04) - Journal article
    Research on segregation of immigrant groups is increasingly turning its attention from residential areas toward other important places, such as the workplace, where immigrants can meet and interact with members of the ...
  • The globalisation of marriage fields : the Swedish case 

    Niedomysl, Thomas; Osth, John; Van Ham, Maarten (2010-08) - Journal article
    Marriage fields - the geographical areas where people meet to partner traditionally tend to be relatively small and local. Increasing international travel and the use of the internet have broadened the geographical opportunity ...
  • Hasse Ekman : a question of authorship in a national context 

    Gustafsson, Fredrik (University of St Andrews, 2013-06-27) - Thesis
    This thesis takes a historical approach to its subject and focuses on Swedish cinema of the 1940s and 1950s. The thesis argues that Swedish cinema experienced a renaissance in the 1940s, lasting approximately from 1940 to ...
  • Immigrant integration and the global recession : a case study using Swedish register data 

    Macpherson, Robert Allan (University of St Andrews, 2015-11-30) - Thesis
    In many immigrant-receiving countries, the increased rate and diversification of immigration has placed immigrant integration high on academic and political agendas. Immigrant integration must also be understood within ...
  • Intergenerational transmission of neighbourhood poverty : an analysis of neighbourhood histories of individuals 

    Van Ham, M.; Hedman, L.; Manley, D.; Coulter, R.; Östh, J. (2014-07) - Journal article
    The extent to which socioeconomic (dis)advantage is transmitted between generations is receiving increasing attention from academics and policymakers. However, few studies have investigated whether there is a spatial ...
  • Symbols of growth: the decoration of Swedish schools 1890-1920. 

    Shepherd, Rachael (School of Art History, University of St Andrews, 2003) - Journal article
    This article will discuss the placing of art in schools in Sweden and the ideology behind this. The activities of Föreningen för skolornas prydande med konstverk [The Society for the Decoration of Schools with Artwork] and ...