Essays about: "Hotel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 131 essays containing the word Hotel.

  1. 1. Promoting Sexual Tolerance : A study of Sexual Dissidence in John Irving’s The World According to Garp, The Hotel New Hampshire, and In One Person

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Daniel Remåker; [2015]
    Keywords : John Irving; sexuality; sexual tolerance; sexual dissidence; perversion; John Irving; sexualitet; sexuell tolerans; sexuellt oliktänkande; perversion;

    Abstract : AbstractThe purpose of this essay is to show that John Irving uses differentiating sexuality in his novels as a means of promoting sexual tolerance. This is done by using Jonathan Dollimore’s theoretical framework called sexual dissidence, which stems from a deconstruction of the Freudian usage of  perversion, and applying this framework to The WorldAccording to Garp (1978), The Hotel New Hampshire (1981) and In One Person (2012). READ MORE

  2. 2. Hospitality and Sustainability A case-study and comparison of the sustainability work by hotels in the Gothenburg area

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emelie Björnefors; Louise Kjellsson; [2014-08-14]
    Keywords : Hotels; Hospitality; Sustainability; Environment; Gothenburg;

    Abstract : Background and problem: The growing worldwide tourism industry and its potential impact on the environment has become a hot topic within the global hospitality industry. There has been an increase in the consciousness of sustainability issues over the last decades amongst hoteliers and investors. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploration of NoSQL technologies for managing hotel reservations

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskapTekniska högskolan

    Author : Sylvain Coulombel; [2014]
    Keywords : NoSQL; MongoDB; Couchbase; document; key-value; database; ACID; BASE; CAP; consistency; high availability; replication; shard; data center; reservations system; Amadeus; hotel;

    Abstract : During this project NoSQL technologies for Hotel IT have been evaluated. It has been determined that among NoSQL technologies, document database fits the best this use-case.Couchbase and MongoDB, the two main documents stores have been evaluated, their similarities and differences have been highlighted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design of user interface for heating, ventilation and air conditioning systems

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för hälsa, natur- och teknikvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Viktor Karlsson Ejwertz; [2014]
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    Abstract : The project was carried out at Karlstad University during the spring of 2014 as a degree projectfor a Degree of Bachelor of Science in Innovation and Design Engineering and consists of 22.5ECTS. The supervisor was lecturer Lennart Wihk from Karlstad University. The examiner wasprofessor Leo de Vin. READ MORE

  5. 5. User centered design of an Iphone application for women business travelers

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Rajalakshmi Neelam Jagadish; [2014]
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    Abstract : This thesis walks through the user centric design of an iphone application specific to a hotel service for women business travelers. It aims at providing the luxury of performing tasks such as remote hotel check-in/check-out, ordering food/transport/room services, emergency help, complaining services, order history and safety measures. READ MORE