Essays about: "Academic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1523 essays containing the word Academic.

  1. 1. Chinese immigrants studying and working in Sweden -A Push-Pull analysis of their motivation and experiences

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Fangfei Liu; [2019-02-13]
    Keywords : Chinese immigrants; push-pull analyses; study and work motivation for being in Sweden;

    Abstract : This is a qualitative research study, which aims to explore why Chinese studentschoose to study and work in Sweden and find out what “Pushes” them from Chinaand what “Pulls” them to study and work in Sweden. The “Push – Pull” model wasused to analyze the data. READ MORE

  2. 2. The study of digital gamebased learning on motivating Chinese primary students to study mathematics

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Xiaoyue Peng; [2019]
    Keywords : Digital game-based learning; DGBL; Qualitative research; Qualitative data and Online research;

    Abstract : The research focus of this paper discusses digital game-based learning as a novel learning approach and further emphasises on the empirical study of technologies motivating Chinese primary students to study and learn mathematics at home. Considering that digital game-based learning is still under development, the effects of it is still controversial. READ MORE

  3. 3. Illegitimate Principles of Exclusion? : The Debate on Denationalization as an Instrument for Counter-terrorism in the United Kingdom.

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Marcus Cadier; [2019]
    Keywords : Security; terrorism; the United Kingdom; citizenship; legitimacy; British law; Magna Carta; citizenship deprivation; statelessness; denationalization.;

    Abstract : The issue of citizenship deprivation has become an increasingly relevant topic in the struggle against terrorism. It is related to different conceptions of citizenship as well as the question of what is at stake in the process of depriving individuals of it. READ MORE

  4. 4. Häxans trädgård : en gestaltning utifrån medicinalväxter i Uppsala Botaniska trädgård

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Linnéa Stöckel; [2019]
    Keywords : folkmedicin; etnobotanik; medicinalväxter; trädgårdshistoria; botare; botanisk trädgård; tematrädgård;

    Abstract : Syftet med det här arbetet var att utifrån litteratur kring trädgårdshistoria, häxor och medicinalväxter, utveckla ett gestaltningsförslag på en tematrädgård i Uppsala Botaniska trädgård. Målet var att trycka på växternas värde i gestaltningar och uppmana både studerande landskapsarkitekter och de redan etablerade inom yrket, att lägga större fokus på växtgestaltningen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Harry Potter and the Fat Stereotypes

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för film och litteratur (IFL)

    Author : Olsson Hanna; [2019]
    Keywords : Harry Potter; Fat Studies; Film Studies; Gender Studies; Children s Films; Young Adult Series; Intersectionality; Fat Stereotypes;

    Abstract : In the field of research within film studies which consider how aspects such as gender or race affect the portrayal of a character, the aspect of characters' body sizes are not always taken into account. By analysing the fat characters in the popular children's and young adult film series about Harry Potter, I bring attention to the fact that the use of stereotypes is significant in these characterisations, and further contributes to the marginalisation of this particular group of people. READ MORE