Essays about: "unpublished thesis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words unpublished thesis.

  1. 1. Stratified Polynesia : A GIS-based study of prehistoric settlements in Samoa and Rapa Nui

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Olof Håkansson; [2017]
    Keywords : GIS; social structure; Samoa; Rapa Nui; Easter Island; settlement; hierarchy; archaeological method on spatial relations; stratification; chiefdom; the noble savage; spatial analysis; hare paenga; hare moa; ahu; moai; pipihoreko; manavai; GIS; social struktur; Samoa; Rapa Nui; Påskön; bosättning; hierarki; arkeologisk metod på spatiala relationer; stratifikation; hövdingadöme; den ädle vilden; spatial analys; hare paenga; hare moa; ahu; moai; pipihoreko; manavai;

    Abstract : The overall objective of this study is, to understand how the prehistoric individual experienced her “being in the world”. This is done by examining the spatial relationships of prehistoric remains in order to understand hierarchies. READ MORE

  2. 2. Conditional Noise-Contrastive Estimation : With Application to Natural Image Statistics

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för datavetenskap och kommunikation (CSC)

    Author : Ciwan Ceylan; [2017]
    Keywords : noise-contrastive estimation; NCE; unnormalised models; statistical estimation; natural image statistics; unsupervised learning; neural network;

    Abstract : Unnormalised parametric models are an important class of probabilistic models which are difficult to estimate. The models are important since they occur in many different areas of application, e.g. in modelling of natural images, natural language and associative memory. READ MORE

  3. 3. Integrating Performance Measurement System with Enterprise Risk Management : A Comprehensive Model for Trafigura

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Yiwen Qi; Bo Chen; Eduardo Dos Santos; [2014]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Background: Trafigura's commercial business analyst alleges that Trafigura misses a comprehensive model and claim for the vital importance in developing one which integrates PMS linked to ERM. PMS could offer overview of financial and non-financial performance through sets of performance indicators to guide the organization's decision-making processes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effect of Antibacterial Mouthwash on Basal Metabolic Rate in Humans : A Randomized, Double-blinded, Cross-over Study

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för kemi och biomedicin (KOB)

    Author : Blenda Agell; [2013]
    Keywords : nitrate; nitrite; nitric oxide; basal metabolic rate; antibacterial mouthwash; mitochondrial efficiency;

    Abstract : The use of mouthwash is a common complement to oral care. However, the physiological implication of this use, besides of effects on oral hygiene, is poorly known. The research of the gut micro flora and its implications on the host is a very active area of research today. READ MORE

  5. 5. Attitudes toward Attitude : Kenneth Burke's views on Attitude

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Waldemar Petermann; [2013]
    Keywords : Kenneth Burke; attitude; symbolic action; Dramatism; Pentad; Hexad;

    Abstract : In this thesis, a review of Kenneth Burke's use of the term attitude in his published works as well as in some unpublished notes, drafts and letters, is performed. Three periods of different usage are found. Early works feature a pervasive attitude with elements of both body and mind. READ MORE