Essays about: "influence work"

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  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. A Narratological Comparison of the Morals of Herbert West and Victor Frankenstein : Traces of Prometheus through Shelley towards Lovecraft

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Erik Daniel Ocic Sundberg; [2017]
    Keywords : Lovecraft; Herbert West Reanimator; Narratology; 1920; Home Brew; Literature; English; Moral; Morals;

    Abstract : This essay explores the influence of contemporary values in two iterations of the Greek Prometheus myth and argues that the events portrayed in the two texts follow the structure of the myth and that the discourse in the texts shows traces of contemporary moral values. Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein (1818) is used as a starting point, but the focus is on Howard Phillip Lovecraft’s “Herbert West: Reanimator” (1922) as a later iteration of the Prometheus myth. READ MORE

  3. 3. Chinese adults’ perceptions about the influence of their parents’ divorce on their childhood academic performance

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Socialt arbete; Högskolan i Gävle/Socialt arbete

    Author : Xinyi Shen; Hongjing Zhu; [2017]
    Keywords : Divorced family; Children; Perception; Academic performance;

    Abstract : In this study, we aim to discover how Chinese adults’ perceive the influence of their parents’ divorce on their academic performance. A total number of 22 Chinese adult participants took part in the individual semi-structured interviews, and answers were analyzed by using content analysis. READ MORE

  4. 4. (No) Touching Discourse in Indian PE : A study on the physical interactions between PE teachers and their students in the Indian state of Kerala

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för idrottsvetenskap (ID)

    Author : Lina Grell; Anutida Holmgren; [2017]
    Keywords : Physical Education; intergenerational touch; physical interaction; no touch; Foucault; discourse; moral panic; gender; Kerala; India;

    Abstract : This study was conducted in the Indian state Kerala, among 15 physical education (PE) teachers. The aim of this study was to investigate intergenerational touch in the daily work of Indian PE teachers, and more precisely whether or not the teachers thought intergenerational touch was an issue and what their views on this subject were. READ MORE

  5. 5. Grönskande takterrass : stensjögatans demensboende, Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Helena Karlsson; [2017]
    Keywords : takterass; demens; sinnesupplevelser; perenner;

    Abstract : Att drabbas av demens är en svår situation för personerna som drabbas men även anhöriga. Det beskrivs i litteraturen om olika häslofrämjande miljöer för att påverka sinnesupplevelser hos demenssjuka för att må bättre och lättare kunna klara av vardagen. En sådan miljö kallas restorativ och använd i terapuetiska sammanhang. READ MORE