Essays about: "Context"

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  1. 1. Struggling to Feel at Home: An Inquiry into Sri Lankan Tamil Refugees' Experiences of Reintegration

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Söhnke Stöckmann; [2017-05-10]
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    Abstract : This thesis investigates the reintegration process of Sri Lankan Tamil returnees. After the Sri Lankan civil war ended in 2009, a number of refugees who lived in exile in India returned to their country of origin. This research asks how Tamil returnees experience and navigate the reintegration process initiated by their return. READ MORE

  2. 2. PARTICIPATION IN MUNICIPAL ADULT EDUCATION IN SWEDEN Why and How is the Second Chance Taken?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Yukiko Take; [2017-04-10]
    Keywords : Life history; adult education; participation; Bounded Agency Model; capability;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study is to explore and describe how and why adults who have not fulfilled the current upper secondary education level become adult students in Swedish upper secondary municipal education, Komvux. Under this aim, there are two research questions: 1) why and how the adults decide to study in Komvux and 2) if they experience any barriers to participate in Komvux, if so how they overcome them. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE HIDDEN FACES OF THE COURT On the Unobserved Conflicts among the Friends of the Supreme Court of the United States.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Magnus Fürst; [2017-02-27]
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    Abstract : The Supreme Court of the United States has during a long time held an important role in forming the application of American public policy. This study aims to answer the question of what ideological conflict dimensions is present in the context of interest groups attempting to influence the court using amicus curiae briefs. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE MOUSE THAT ROARS” : An exploration of the roles and functions of the piccolo flute in Shostakovich Symphonies No. 4, No. 5 and No. 10 through historical and political context.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Helen Benson; [2017-02-10]
    Keywords : Dimitri Shostakovich; War Symphonies; piccolo flute; auxiliary woodwind instrument; musical role; musical function; technical challenges; solo role; piccolo duo; orchestration; instrumentation; instrumental development; timbre; sonority; Soviet Union; Josef Stalin; Communist Party; Russian revolution; Tsar autocracy; The Great Purge; formalism; Soviet Realism; historical and political context;

    Abstract : After outlining my personal goal and interest with the chosen subject, I will explore the historical and compositional development of the piccolo in the orchestra by giving examples of several different composers and works and by listing the primary roles and functions of the piccolo as used in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. I will then focus on Shostakovich’s use of the piccolo, detailing both the technical challenges piccolo-players face with his symphonic writing and the multitude of musical roles and functions given to the instrument. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Brand Naming of Japanese Sake. A Linguistic Analysis of 200 Varieties

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : André Andersson; [2017-01-26]
    Keywords : japanska; Sake; Product name; Brand name; Branding in Japan; Nominal compound;

    Abstract : This paper reports on a study conducted on the brand names of the 200-top ranked Japanese rice wines in Japan in the year of 2016. The brand names are content analyzed using the same framework as was used for the Chinese brand names in the two studies by Chan & Huang (2001) and Chan & Huang (1997). READ MORE