Essays about: "Context"

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  1. 1. A matter of principle for whom? The CJEU's Development of Principles and the Influential Possibilities of Member States

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Natalie Schwarz; [2018-02-15]
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    Abstract : With a legal philosophical focus, this thesis examines the Court of Justice of the European Union’s development of principles, using the principles of direct effect and supremacy as examples, and the member states influential possibilities, focusing on the tools of non-referral and submitting observations. The theories of legal interpretivism and legal positivism have been applied, and in order to create a social context, the development of principles and the member state tools have been analysed from the perspectives of legal certainty and democracy. READ MORE

  2. 2. “I felt more at home than being at home” A qualitative study about collective identities within the culture of Cape Town gangs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Tove Byröd; Arjeta Ferati; [2018-02-05]
    Keywords : gangs; collective identity; gang culture.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study was to examine how different social factors and componentshelp form and maintain a collective identity and a sense of belonging within the existinggang culture of Cape Town gangs. Furthermore, we reflected on what type ofpreventative interventions that could be helpful when addressing the issue of gangs. READ MORE

  3. 3. Designing interfaces for the visually impaired : Contextual information and analysis of user needs

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Stina Olofsson; [2018]
    Keywords : UX; Visually impaired; User Experience; Blind; Multimodal Interfaces; Haptics;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how to design for the visually impaired. During the course of work, a literature study and interviews with blind and visually impaired people were conducted. The objective was to investigate what contextual information is wanted in new and unfamiliar spaces outside their home. READ MORE

  4. 4. Commodification of Otherness : A qualitative postcolonial analysis of representation in French contemporary cinema

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Beatrice Karlsson; [2018]
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    Abstract : This thesis investigates how colonial legacies shape representational practices in contemporary French cinema and interrogates how hierarchical differences are produced and challenged in the cinematic media. Combining the fields of postcolonial theory and culture studies enables a theoretical framework that connects contemporary cultural debates about the politics of representation with the legacies of colonial stereotypes and racialized imageries. READ MORE

  5. 5. The creation of a management fashion - contextualization in practice: A case study of value-based health care's introduction at the Karolinska University Hospital, in Stockholm, Sweden

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Oskar Kolmodin; [2018]
    Keywords : Translation; Institutionalization; Organizational change; Power; Sensemaking;

    Abstract : This study charts how "Value based health-care delivery", a management idea created by Michael Porter and Elizabeth Teisberg, and promoted by the Boston Consulting Group, has been translated in a Swedish context, up until August 2017. It traces the travel of the concept, from its origins, to its meteoric rise within the Swedish healthcare system, culminating in its operationalization at the Karolinska University Hospital, as the cornerstone of a wide ranging reorganization. READ MORE