Essays about: "claire"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the word claire.

  1. 1. PLASTIC ISLAND - Three structures based on transformed ocean plastic

    University essay from Chalmers tekniska högskola/Institutionen för arkitektur och samhällsbyggnadsteknik

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  2. 2. Sublime Extinctions in Anthropocene Fiction: Literary representations of geologic force in works by Ballard, McCarthy and Watkins

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Samuel Teeland; [2018]
    Keywords : Anthropocene; Extinction; Sublime; J.G. Ballard; Cormac McCarthy; Claire Vaye Watkins; Languages and Literatures; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This essay examines representations of extinction in a selection of Anthropocene fiction. The Anthropocene is a potential new geological epoch, in which the human species capacity for massive ecological transformation is rivalling that of geologic processes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Watering down justice : energy justice in the Inga dams case in the DRC

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ruth Krüger; [2017]
    Keywords : hydroelectric dams; energy justice; sustainability science; Democratic Republic of Congo; post-colonial context; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The focus of this thesis is energy justice and sustainability science, and the argument is based on a case study of the Inga dams. Substantial further development of hydropower is planned at the Inga dams, located on the Congo River in the Democratic Republic of Congo. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Teacher’s Guide to Culture : - Exploring Teacher’s Guides

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Anneli Nilsson; [2017]
    Keywords : Teacher’s Guide; English; Culture; Representation; Fundamental Values;

    Abstract : This paper is the result of a critical review of two Teacher’s Guides aimed at English 5 (the first year) in Swedish upper secondary schools. The aim was to investigate, with a pragmatic approach, how cultural representations are epitomised in the guidance materials: Progress Gold and Professional as well as how those representations correlate to the fundamental values of the curriculum for the upper secondary school. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effectiveness of Exchange Rate Targeting as a Monetary Policy Tool at the Zero Lower Bound - The Case of the Czech Republic

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Jenny Dreier; Claire Thürwächter; [2016]
    Keywords : Unconventional Monetary Policy; Exchange Rate Targeting; Czech Republic; Vector Autoregressive Models; Policy Evaluation;

    Abstract : In November 2013, the Czech economy faced significant deflationary pressure as a consequence of a recessionary European environment. In response, the Czech National Bank decided to depreciate its exchange rate artificially and defend a one-sided exchange rate target of 27 CZK/EUR. The goal is to guide inflation back to target. READ MORE