Essays about: "Values"

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  1. 1. Empirical investigation on adoption and adaptation of agile practices

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/COM

    Author : Venkata Manyam; Narendra Kurapati; [3062012]
    Keywords : datavetenskap; computer science - software engineering; agile practices; agile software development; agile practices adoption; agile practices adaption; survey; framework;

    Abstract : Context: Agile practices have created its own mark on recent software development strategies. The significance of agile core values and principles attracted several organizations towards agile software development. Agile methods incorporate core values & principles, whereas agile practices define how agile methods are implemented in practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Project Portfolio. The Adequate Living Space concept

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/HDK - Högskolan för design och konsthantverk

    Author : Attila Tari; [2014-03-24]
    Keywords : Adequate; dwelling; human need; lasting living space; sustainable life;

    Abstract : The thesis is taking place beyond our western-thinking based perception. Harsh, radical and from an opposite kind of viewing angle it is cute for the ears, but the studies based on nowadays visible facts, and the conclusions are truly believed by the author. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultural awareness in the internationalisation process: IHRM strategies and the effect of a support organisation. A case study of Scandinavian companies in Murmansk, Russia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lisa Christenson; [2014-03-05]
    Keywords : S IHRM; Russian management; cross-cultural management; BRIC; cultural values; SME internationalisation; support networks; governmental business support;

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  4. 4. Hedges, Boosters and Tag Questions in The Big Bang Theory: A Gender Perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Kristina Pettersson Granqvist; [2014-02-21]
    Keywords : engelska; Hedges; boosters; Tag questions; TV discourse; gender-related differences; gender; sociolinguistics; media; gender variations; television dialogue;

    Abstract : The aim of the present study is to investigate the overall frequency of hedges,boosters and tag questions in a selected number of episodes of the TV show The BigBang Theory, and whether or not there are any gender related differences. Some previous research into this field of sociolinguistics has shown that women tend to use these forms more frequently than men, albeit the majority of this research has been in other discourses than the present one, while some has shown no gender variation concerning frequency. READ MORE

  5. 5. Speaking about Newspeak - Teaching Democracy, Critical Thinking and Language through Nineteen Eighty-Four

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Tomas Wahlqvist; [2014-02-19]
    Keywords : engelska; George Orwell; Nineteen Eighty-Four; critical language study; education;

    Abstract : This essay presents how to use George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four as a literary intergrated project of teach democracy, critical thinking, English language skills and critical language study in the English 6 EFL classroom in upper secondary school in Sweden. This literary study is done through the lens of critical pedagogy with an emphasis on the way language influences power and helps dominant groups, in both the world of Nineteen Eighty-Four as well as contemporary society, remain in control. READ MORE