Essays about: "science communication"

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  1. 1. Direct pellet extruder developed for LEDC - 3D print with recycled materials

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Paolo von Krogh; [2018]
    Keywords : LEDC; 3D-printing; recycling; sustainability; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The thesis is to develop a 3D printer that easily and conveniently can print with recycled plastic such as PET bottles, plastic packaging and much more. The printer will be designed according to the needs of a developing country. READ MORE

  2. 2. How can drama help pupils with second language learning?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Brauer; [2018]
    Keywords : second language learning; pedagogy; language acquisition; communication; children; drama;

    Abstract : Abstract This is a paper about language learning through drama exercises. In my experience of teaching young children in the ages from six to nine, I have found that children learn the most in environments that are dynamic and that challenge them. This can be achieved by doing different types of exercises to get to know a new language. READ MORE

  3. 3. Does swapping the race and gender of Communicators affect perspectives on Leadership & Securitization? Donald Trump and how people feel about his words coming out of other peoples mouths.

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Enrique Carrion; [2017-10-26]
    Keywords : Securitization; Leadership; Ethnodrama; Symbolic Interaction; Donald Trump;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to delve further into the social experiment undertaken by associate professor of economics and political science at Insead, Maria Guadalupe, and associate Professor of Educational theater at New York University Joe Salvatore, in their breakthrough ethnodrama gender swapping study titled “Her Opponent”, and see if through a quantitative analysis it showed us similar results, when the dynamics of not only gender swapping, but also race swapping were applied. The present research examines the perception of Donald Trump through the interpretive guides and theoretical lenses of Symbolic Interaction Theory, Communication leadership, Critical Theory of Communication in Organizations, and Securitization theory, to see if what Donald Trump says and his ideologies would be perceived differently, if what he says was stated by individuals of a different gender and/or race. READ MORE

  4. 4. No shared vision for the sharing economy? : exploring the transformative potential of the non-profit sharing economy in Southern Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Annabel Schickner; Sanne Raggers; [2017]
    Keywords : sharing economy; collaborative consumption; non-profit sharing; transformative social innovation; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Consumerism contributes to sustainability problems of social fragmentation and environmental degradation. In response to this the sharing economy is a relatively new and rapidly growing phenomenon. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comics’ and graphic novels’ effect on the perception of climate change and natural disasters

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Tatyana Sarayeva; [2017]
    Keywords : Comics; comics’ effect; graphic novel; climate change perception; disaster perception; risk awareness; science communication.; Social Sciences; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : There is a paucity of research in the field of communicating disasters and climate change through comics and the effect sequential art has on the perception of these two subjects. Increasingly, communication through comics is becoming very trendy, and a few studies demonstrate evidence that comics have effects on the people’s perception of complex matters. READ MORE