Essays about: "Action 13"

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  1. 1. Spiritual Activism for At-Risk Youth : Compassionate Saint Augustine’s Youth Academy Initiative, an Ethnographic Study

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Shanti Grafström; [2018]
    Keywords : Spiritual; Activism; Social Justice; Juvenile Rehabilitation; Restorative Justice; Racism; Meditation; Collective Consciousness Shift; Compassion; Ethnography;

    Abstract : BACKGROUND:  This is an ethnographic study of two communities coming together to serve at-risk youth in St. Augustine, Florida. Compassionate St Augustine (CSA) is a non-profit organization grounded in the Golden Rule that promotes compassion-based practices in schools, businesses, faith communities, and government. READ MORE

  2. 2. CHOOSING SCIENCE: The Role Of Social Values

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : ISHMAIL KAMARA; [2017-04-13]
    Keywords : Social values; Ethnography; Focus groups; Interactive; Natural science; Contexts; Perspectives; Motivation; Attitudes;

    Abstract : AbstractIn this work, the researcher investigated whether social values have a role in students' decisions to study the natural sciences. The research employed ethnography which included interactive discussions on some Relevance Of Science Education(ROSE) slides and focus group interviews as data collecting instruments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Getting Europe back on Track? Learning Experiences during Interrail and how a free Interrail Ticket could foster Global Citizenship

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Tina Schmiers; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Education for Sustainable Development; Transformative Learning; Global Citizenship; Interrail;

    Abstract : This study investigates learning experiences and outcomes during the train travel phenomenon Interrail. It especially focuses on transformational learning and whether and in what scope these learning outcomes correlate with the concept of global citizenship. READ MORE

  4. 4. Immigrant women, English learning, and social interactions: a qualitative study in Vancouver, Canada.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Pedagogik och vuxnas lärande

    Author : Marinette Sedin; [2017]
    Keywords : Immigration; adult learning; social interaction; qualitative research;

    Abstract : Immigration and language learning are topics of interest to many people around the world; it is a daily concern for immigrants and for people who are welcoming immigrants to their country. Canada has experienced a lot of immigration for many years, and is therefore a suitable location for research on language learning and language use. READ MORE

  5. 5. Evaluation of cost competitiveness and payback period of grid-connected photovoltaic systems in Sri Lanka

    University essay from KTH/Industriell produktion; KTH/Industriell produktion

    Author : Charlotte Fahnehjelm; Viktoria Ämting; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : During the Paris climate conference in December 2015, 195 countries approved a global agreement on reducing climate change, indicating that immediate action is needed. Current research is focusing on what barriers there are for implementing renewable energy technologies, both from the perspective of households and the society, especially stressing the importance of the financial barriers cost competitiveness and payback period. READ MORE