Essays about: "information"

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  1. 1. Can Information Increase Turnout in the European Parliament Elections? The perks of political conversation for the uninterested

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Elin Nyberg; [2018-02-06]
    Keywords : European Parliament; elections; EU; turnout; voting behaviour; information; media; political interest;

    Abstract : Direct elections to the European Parliament have been held since 1979 and turnout has steadily decreased with each election. The turnout rates vary considerably between member states, but the overall trend is diminishing participation from the citizens of Europe. READ MORE

  2. 2. "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

  3. 3. TOPIC MODELING FOR ANALYSIS OF PUBLIC DISCOURSE -Enriching topic modeling with linguistic information to analyze Swedish housing policies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistikoch vetenskapsteori

    Author : Anna Lindahl; [2018-01-15]
    Keywords : topic modeling; public discourse; housing policies; LDA; semantic coherence measures; part of speech;

    Abstract : This work investigates how the method of topic modeling can be applied to investigate the public discourse of Swedish housing policies. The data used to represent this discourse is both from the Swedishparliament, the Riksdag, and Swedish newstexts. The lack of housing and current housing crisis in Swedenmakes this a relevant area to study. READ MORE

  4. 4. Investigating the Social

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Staffan Edling; [2018]
    Keywords : Trade unions; political organisations; political ontology; actor-network theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The major trade unions in Sweden have departments of investigation that gather information and write reports on issues relating to their members. This thesis is an examination of how one such trade union, Kommunal, has investigated the issue of temporary and precarious employment over the last several years. 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