Essays about: "education"

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  1. 1. Polling accuracy of vote intentions in Sweden using different weighting and sampling strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elias Markstedt; [2018-03-16]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Over and over again, vote intention polls have been reported to fail their forecasts of votes such as the UK “Brexit” referendum and the US presidential election of 2016. The trustworthiness of opinion polls are called into question and this thesis aims to provide detailed knowledge of some of the circumstances that lead to inaccurate measurements of voting intention. READ MORE


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Vugar Guliyev; [2018-03-07]
    Keywords : Bernard Shaw; transformation; drama; education;

    Abstract : Abstract: Shaw’s Pygmalion is often considered as a play about the superficial change of its protagonist. The purpose of this essay is to reveal the fundamental transformation that Eliza experiences by focusing on the progressive improvement in her use of language. READ MORE

  3. 3. "We will break the vicious circle" - A study on Swedish prison officers' views on violent extremists and radicalised persons

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Malin Neijnes; [2018-02-05]
    Keywords : Gothenburg; radicalisation; violent extremism; social representation; categorisation; interview; discourse analysis; prison; probation; prison officers; education;

    Abstract : The aim with this study is to find out how prison officers in Gothenburg are identifying violent extremism and radicalisation. The method used to find information regarding this was interviews performed with thirteen prison officers who have recently finished the basic training programme. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effect of Relative School Starting Age on Having an Individualized Curriculum in Finland

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Aapo Kivinen; [2018]
    Keywords : Special Education; Relative Age Effect;

    Abstract : In Finland, a child in special education receives an individualized curriculum if standard support does not suffice. In this thesis, I study how relative school starting age affects the probability of having an individualized curriculum. Due to the cutoff date of school starting age, there is an age gap of roughly one year in each class. READ MORE

  5. 5. Registered Nurses’ Experiences of Malaria Prevention in the Republic of the Congo

    University essay from Sophiahemmet Högskola

    Author : Tilda Jönsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Education; Malaria prevention; Nurse’s experiences; Republic of the Congo; Malariaprevention; Republiken Kongo; Sjuksköterskans erfarenheter; Undervisning;

    Abstract : Background: In the Republic of the Congo, malaria is a major cause of death, in particular among children. Therefore, malaria prevention is of high priority. Registered nurses have an important role in illness prevention in sub-Saharan Africa, especially through education of the population. READ MORE