Essays about: "Model based"

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  1. 1. Sacred Polarities? Exploring the Use of Gendered Language in Three Generations of Contemporary Paganism - From 1954 to 2017

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Loke Lundin; [2018-01-31]
    Keywords : paganism; gender; transgender; discourse; gender essentialsim; polarity; LGBTQ; Wicca; Reclaiming Witchcraft; Radical Faeries; Gerald Gardner; Doreen Valiente; Janet Stewart Farrar; Starhawk; Harry Hay;

    Abstract : This thesis is a preparatory study for future research, and explores the use of gendered language within pagan witchcraft movements between the years 1954-2017, with the purpose of establishing if, and how, the understanding of gender, and the use of gendered language have undergone any changes over time, to accommodate for the changes in the gender discourse of Western society overall. Specific focus is placed on the accommodation of transgender and gender non-conforming identities. READ MORE

  2. 2. THEGOVERNORS ANDTHE GOVERNMENT. A lexical analysis of national and local manifestos in Japan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Julia Olsson; [2018-01-19]
    Keywords : japanska; Japanese politics; ; Japanese Governors; Japanese political language; Japanese manifestos; Japanese local politics;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine whether the linguistic characteristics in the local policy statements (知事の所信表明 chijinoshoshinhyoumei)reflect those of national manifesto(綱 領 kouryou)characteristics. The basic theory behind the present thesis is lexical analysis and text mining such as proposed by Hanks (2013), and vocabulary and script analysis in reference to Yamaguchi (2007). READ MORE

  3. 3. TOPIC MODELING FOR ANALYSIS OF PUBLIC DISCOURSE -Enriching topic modeling with linguistic information to analyze Swedish housing policies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistikoch vetenskapsteori

    Author : Anna Lindahl; [2018-01-15]
    Keywords : topic modeling; public discourse; housing policies; LDA; semantic coherence measures; part of speech;

    Abstract : This work investigates how the method of topic modeling can be applied to investigate the public discourse of Swedish housing policies. The data used to represent this discourse is both from the Swedishparliament, the Riksdag, and Swedish newstexts. The lack of housing and current housing crisis in Swedenmakes this a relevant area to study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Prediction of Conversion Rates in Online Marketing - A study of the application of logistic regression for predicting conversion rates in online marketing.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Marcus Olausson; [2018]
    Keywords : Online marketing; conversion rates; logistic regression; latent variables; machine learning; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : This thesis was written in collaboration with an anonymous European automotive company, Company X, which uses online marketing as a part of their business model. In online marketing it is of inrest to estimate conversion rates, that is the quota of a population at an initial state that will go on to perform a certain action. READ MORE

  5. 5. Diffusion MRI of Brain Tissue: Importance of Axonal Trajectory

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Kärnfysik

    Author : Jan Brabec; [2018]
    Keywords : dMRI; diffusion magnetic resonance; axonal trajectory; axonal geometry; undulations; modeling; axons; inverse problem; diffusion spectrum; time-dependent diffusion; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Obtaining microstructural information non-invasively on brain tissue remains a challenge. Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging (dMRI) is an imaging method that can provide such information. That includes geometrical considerations of nerve cells projections, axons, that are present in the white matter of the human brain. READ MORE