Essays about: "practices"

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  1. 1. APIs as Digital Innovation Objects - Implications on Requirements Elicitation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Mikaela Törnlund; Mohammad Ahraz Asif; [2017-06-22]
    Keywords : API; API strategy; requirements elicitation; Digital Innovation Object;

    Abstract : APIs as a way to expose business assets have becomecommon across industry. Consequently insights into strategic APIdevelopment practices are becoming more and more relevant.However domain specific knowledge for making strategic designdecisions for APIs is often lacking. READ MORE

  2. 2. Knowledge Integration In Self-Organizing Teams

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Petroula Theodoridou; [2017-06-22]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Self-organizing teams following agile ways of workingare a common occurrence in the software engineering field.Adopting such practices is considered essential for practicingagile development as a whole [1][2]. READ MORE

  3. 3. “A WORLD-CLASS UNIVERSITY” A legitimation analysis of five Swedish universities’ information brochures in English

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Emelie Kauppala; [2017-06-08]
    Keywords : text analysis; discourse; higher education; CDA;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate how the University of Gothenburg, Lund University, Stockholm University, Umeå University and Uppsala University – five of the biggest universities in Sweden in terms of enrollment – legitimize Swedish higher education in their information brochures in order to attract international students. The study is mainly based on Theo van Leeuwen’s theory and model (2007) of legitimation, and a legitimation analysis is conducted with the aim of finding out which legitimation strategies the five universities use to explain and justify their practices. READ MORE

  4. 4. Like leaves on the ground: A Qualitative Study of Practices and Attitudes Towards Cigarette Filters in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Keith Baker; [2017-04-11]
    Keywords : smokers; filters; disposal; public space; object; waste;

    Abstract : This work's interest is to achieve a better understanding of smoker's disposal practices, in an effort to better understand how filters delimit public space. Every year billions of cigarette filters are disposed of by smokers onto public spaces. READ MORE

  5. 5. Corporate Social Entrepreneurship: Shaping Identities in Private-led Solar Technology Dissemination

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lukasz Szychlinski; [2017-01-26]
    Keywords : Tanzania; sustainable technology; private-led development; participatory development;

    Abstract : UN's 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development sets the agenda for global development in the nearfuture and aims to end poverty through the involvement of the private sector in global developmentissues and the promotion of entrepreneurial practices and environmentally sound technologies.Tanzania is a country where the government encourages private-led distribution of public servicesto battle problems related to poverty. READ MORE