Essays about: "Values"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2801 essays containing the word Values.

  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. The Anatomy of the Chua circuit

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Jakob Lavröd; [2015]
    Keywords : Chua circuit; Chaos; Lyapunov exponent; Validation; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : The Chua circuit, known to exhibit chaotic behaviour, has been constructed and studied. The goal was to investigatethe experimental underpinning of the theory. The component relationship of the resistors, capacitors, inductors andoperational amplifiers have been measured and established within their domain of validity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Whose Health Should Be Given Priority? Ethical Valuation of Swedish Pharmaceuticals

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Emelie Pauli; Julia Widén; [2014-07-22]
    Keywords : Risk aversion; inequality aversion; health care prioritization; severity of illness;

    Abstract : The official guidelines in health care state that a more severely ill patient should be prioritized over a less severely ill patient, but it is still debatable how much more care and resources should be allocated to this patient. The aim of this study is to address this issue. READ MORE

  4. 4. In Defense of Violent Fiction The why’s and values of violent and ‘immoral’ fiction.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Vide Therkelsson; [2014-07-04]
    Keywords : Superheroes; Catharsis; Morality; Violence; Narrative Theory; Desensitization;

    Abstract : Abstract: This essay aims to answer two related questions; why are people able to accept actions of fictional characters that deviate from normal morality, and why works of fiction which invite such a response can be valuable.The first parts of the essay is a general discussion of the criticism and defense of violent fiction; here we establish why it is problematic and why it is valuable, discussing the possible cathartic and educational aspects of fiction. READ MORE

  5. 5. On the Road to Better Governance. The “Middle Class Particularism” and Quality of Government

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Tannenberg; [2014-07-04]
    Keywords : Quality of Government; Corruption; Middle Class; Middle Class Particularism; Democracy; Autocracy;

    Abstract : This thesis merges two large bodies of literature – that concerned with the effect of regime type on institutional quality, and research on the middle classes’ effects on economy and society at large. With the purpose of providing an answer to: How the size of the middle class affects Quality of Government, and if the size of middle class is a determinant for democracy’s impact on Quality of Government?I provide a theoretical framework that outlines a “middle class particularism” in terms of their demand of Quality of Government, which differentiates the middle class from both the rich and the poor. READ MORE