Essays about: "meaning of subject of the study in thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the words meaning of subject of the study in thesis.

  1. 1. Sustainable Development on Colonised Land : A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Sustainability of Wind-Power

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Oskar Waara; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Critical Discourse Analysis; Colonialism; Sámi; Indigenous; Centre-Periphery;

    Abstract : Sustainable development is major post of global and national political agendas, and notions of sustainability permeate whole societies. Sweden is heavily influenced by sustainable development which can be exemplified by the ambitious goal of fossil-free energy and the current phase of rapid wind-power developments. READ MORE

  2. 2. WHO ARE STARGAZERS? A discourse analysis of the target group

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Mika Segerström; [2016-02-19]
    Keywords : Japanese; Astronomy; Discourse theory; Stargazing; Gathering; Target group; Master signifier;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the intended target group of a Japanese stargazing guide book through a discourse analysis of the translations of relevant segments in the material. The aim of the study has been to determine who the reader and the participants are, based on how they are described in the book. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultural heritage in planning : urban transition in Hjorthagen

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

    Author : Julia Boström; [2016]
    Keywords : culture; heritage; transition; Hjorthagen; Norra Djurgårdsstaden; post-industrial; paradigms; urbanisation; monument; preservation; trans-disciplinar; interface; homogenisation;

    Abstract : The thesis examines benefits and challenges of using cultural heritage as an asset in urban development. The work is based on a theoretical overview of contemporary concepts relevant for the subject and discusses today’s discourse on cultural heritage and cultural values management in relation to influences from architecture and planning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Do we need validity? –A critical appraisal of validity in qualitative research.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Per Kihlgren; [2016]
    Keywords : validity; validation; qualitative research; method; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: Validity is understood to be a question of the correctness or accuracy of research. It can be viewed as a condition for science’s aspiration to produce authoritative knowledge. When it comes to qualitative research, the claims produced are often interpretations of people’s way of understanding. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Harmonization Process of Accounting within the European Union

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Camilla Lindau; Johanna Storm; [2015-06-22]
    Keywords : Harmonization; IFRS; the European Union; prudence; accounting conservatism; ;

    Abstract : Since 2005 it is mandatory for companies in the European Union, with shares traded at a regulated market, to present consolidated account statements in accordance with IFRS. The application of IFRS was supposed to lead to a more harmonized accounting practice within the Union, and thereby more transparent and comparable information available to the markets. READ MORE