Essays about: "Academic"

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  1. 1. Gender peer effects in doctoral education: Evidence from Sweden*

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Simon Lundin; [2018-10-08]
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    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Writing about Terrorism: Journalistic Methodology and Peace Journalism

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Esbjörn Edvinsson; [2018-09-18]
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    Abstract : Mass media and journalists have faced criticism from academia due to a perceived tendency to present conflicts without paying sufficient attention to details, instead focusing on ‘sensational’ aspects, which will attract the interest of readers. Because of this, one academic debate within the field of journalism is whether ‘traditional’ media has served its purpose and needs to be replaced with newer forms of journalism which seeks to provide a more nuanced and balanced portrayal of conflicts. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE SIZE OF TERROR Linking Inequality, Ideology and Corruption to the Membership of Terrorist Groups

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tobias Risse; [2018-09-14]
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    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate the effect of economic inequality on the size of terrorist groups. While several scholars have examined the impact of inequality on the number of ter-rorist attacks, as well as on other types of political violence, its influence on the membership of terrorist organizations has not been explored yet. READ MORE

  4. 4. USING STORYTELLING TO CONVEY SCIENCE AMONG DEAF PUPILS IN GREECE A class intervention on learning the concepts of heat and thermal conductivity of materials

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Konstantina Kemou; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : science literacy; ; storytelling; deaf education; heat; conductivity; problem-based learning; action research material;

    Abstract : Purpose: The following study focused on whether deaf pupils perceive the concepts of heat and conductivity differently, and in particular more scientifically, before and after a new teaching method that uses storytelling and problem-based learning techniques. It also aimed to determine whether the teaching method has an impact on pupils’ motivation, on the growth of academic knowledge and on the appropriate scientific understanding of physical concepts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding the valuation of intangibles

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Anton Emanuelsson; [2018-08-01]
    Keywords : Intangible assets; valuation; innovation; resource-based view;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE