Essays about: "about social process"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 483 essays containing the words about social process.

  1. 1. PARTICIPATION IN MUNICIPAL ADULT EDUCATION IN SWEDEN Why and How is the Second Chance Taken?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Yukiko Take; [2017-04-10]
    Keywords : Life history; adult education; participation; Bounded Agency Model; capability;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study is to explore and describe how and why adults who have not fulfilled the current upper secondary education level become adult students in Swedish upper secondary municipal education, Komvux. Under this aim, there are two research questions: 1) why and how the adults decide to study in Komvux and 2) if they experience any barriers to participate in Komvux, if so how they overcome them. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sustainable Clothes Development : The Development of a Model for Production of Sustainably Produced Clothing

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : David Sundvall; Pontus Åberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable clothes; Global footprint; Discursive design; Industrial design engineering; Product development; Model; Hållbara kläder; Discursive design; Teknisk design; Produktutveckling; Model;

    Abstract : If you are living in Sweden, you´re likely to consume around 15 kg textile every year (Palm, 2011). Of those 15 kg, 10.5 kg are most likely produced in Asia (IPCC, 2014). When producing textile, greenhouse gases like carbon dioxide and methane are emitted. READ MORE

  3. 3. Expectations on Chatbots among Novice Users during the Onboarding Process

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Ingrid Sörensen; [2017]
    Keywords : HCI; Chatbot; UX; UI; Conversational user interfaces; Insurance;

    Abstract : In recent years a type of Conversational User Interface (CUI) called chatbots has been more common, these are integrated and used on various platforms such as Slack, Facebook and Skype. Chatbots are based on Artificial intelligence and are a written conversation between a human and an intelligent system. READ MORE

  4. 4. Public Expenditure Tracking Survey - A tool for empowerment?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Emmanuel Munga; [2017]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Empowerment is a well-known slogan that symbolizes the struggle of marginalized groups against social injustices. This thesis is another contribution to the field of empowerment, addressing the issue of misusing public funds. Public Expenditure Tracking Survey, PETS, is a methodology that has been carried out in order to fight against this issue. READ MORE

  5. 5. Öresundsidentitet - En studie om regional identitet och identitetsskapande i en transnationell kontext

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Karolina Hellqvist; [2017]
    Keywords : Öresund residents; regional identity; social anthropology; boundary; transnationalism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Öresund region, or Greater Copenhagen as it also is represented as, is a cross-border region connecting Skåne with Copenhagen. Political initiatives have forced development towards a more integrated region with one regional identity. READ MORE