Essays about: "host community"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 55 essays containing the words host community.

  1. 1. Local adaptation of Grauer's gorilla gut microbiome

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/ZooekologiUppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Kristaps Bebris; [2017]
    Keywords : Metagenomics; Grauer s gorilla; gut microbiome; MALT; Megan; capture;

    Abstract : The availability of high-throughput sequencing technologies has enabled metagenomicinvestigations into complex bacterial communities with unprecedented resolution andthroughput. The production of dedicated data sets for metagenomic analyses is, however, acostly process and, frequently, the first research questions focus on the study species itself. READ MORE

  2. 2. Challenges of the European Migration Crisis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tina Amir Manochehri Naeini; [2017]
    Keywords : Securitization; Migration; European Migration Crisis; Speech act; content analysis; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Migration is a multidimensional phenomena presented in various political debates, discussed from economic perspectives to human rights features. Historically, migrants have been considered both as possibilities contributing to the economy and diversity as well as threats to the economy, society and the cultural identity of the host community. READ MORE

  3. 3. Between Dark Days and Light Nights : International PhD Students’ Experiences in Uppsala

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Stefanie Mallow; [2017]
    Keywords : International PhD Students; Supervisors; Higher Education; Practice Theory; Sweden; Anthropology; Mobility;

    Abstract : Analysing what it means being neither immigrant nor tourist in a foreign country, this thesis looks at the experiences of international PhD students and their supervisors in the Swedish university town Uppsala. The Faculty of Science and Technology of Uppsala University and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) are the universities studied. READ MORE

  4. 4. VR Gaming - Hands On : The use and effects of bare hand gestures as an interaction method in multiplayer Virtual Reality Games

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medieteknik (ME)

    Author : Abraham Georgiadis; [2017]
    Keywords : VR; Hand Gestures; Bare-hand interaction; VR gaming; Multiplayer VR; HCI; Usability analysis;

    Abstract : The field of virtual reality (VR) is getting increasing attention from the scientific community and it is being portrayed by advertisements as the user interface (UI) of the future. This is a fair statement since the prior uses of VR that used to exist only in fiction movies and books are now widely available in many forms and settings to the public. READ MORE

  5. 5. Games for Humanity : How serious games can engage communities for risk-reduction activities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Nadine Küng; [2017]
    Keywords : humanitarian action; disaster risk reduction; climate change adaptation; water and sanitation; community engagement; communication for development; behavior change; learning; game; gamification; serious games; engagement games; UNICEF; Red Cross Red Crescent;

    Abstract : In the past decade, major humanitarian actors such as UNICEF, WFP and the Red Cross Red Crescent movement have started developing serious games for activities ranging from early warning to handwashing. They celebrate their games as a promising channel to engage the communities they work with. READ MORE