Essays about: "Access to knowledge"

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  1. 1. Won't Somebody Think of the Children-A Critical Analysis of the Swedish National Guidelines for Treatment of Young People with Gender Dysphoria

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Daniel Milve; [2022-02-15]
    Keywords : non-binary; trans; health care; policy; youth;

    Abstract : This thesis critically analyses Sweden’s National Guidelines for Treatment of Young People with Gender Dysphoria, with the aim of providing recommendations for amending the guidelines to provide better access to gender affirming treatment for young non-binary people. Using Critical Discourse Analysis, supplemented with a group dialogue with three non-binary persons, the National Guidelines are analysed through the theoretical lens of performativity, Dean Spade’s theories on the population-management mode of power, and critical age studies. READ MORE

  2. 2. The World Wide Web, an enabler or a disabler? : An evaluation of media agencies relation to web accessibility and Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

    University essay from Jönköping University/JTH, Avdelningen för datateknik och informatik

    Author : Amanda Moström; Moa Sågby; [2022]
    Keywords : Web accessibility; Disability; Web Content Accessibility Guidelines WCAG ; Accessibility evaluation tools; Media agencies;

    Abstract : Enabling access for people with disabilities, brings benefits to everyone, notonly people with disabilities. Therefore, accessibility is an important aspect to consider when designing a website. READ MORE

  3. 3. U-Med : A Mobile Application and a Reverse Vending Machine for Individuals to Reduce Unused Medication Waste

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Ecenur Bacaksizlar; [2022]
    Keywords : Medication waste; circular economy; participatory design; sustainability; medicine sharing; unused medication; reverse vending machine; smart bins; interaction design;

    Abstract : Medication waste, both packaging and actual drug waste, has been having a tremendous impact on the environment and healthcare budget. However, this is even more concerning after Covid-19 affects the drug purchasing behaviours and causes potentially more unused medications while many people are not able to access healthcare. READ MORE

  4. 4. This is "Tricky"! : A Micro-ethnographic Study of Participation and Inclusion of Integrated Students with Intellectual Development Disorder in Swedish Compulsory Schools

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Pedagogik, språk och ämnesdidaktik

    Author : Pernilla Lindberg; Brittany Westerblom; [2022]
    Keywords : ethnography; inclusion; integration; intellectual development disorder; own experience; participation; participation model; student’s voice; delaktighet; delaktighetsmodellen; egen erfarenhet; elevens röst; etnografi; inkludering; integrering; intellektuell funktionsnedsättning;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to provide increased knowledge about the experiences of some Swedish students with intellectual development disorder who are enrolled in compulsory school for pupils with learning disabilities and study according to that curriculum but attend school as integrated students. The study examines how these students understand opportunities and experiences of participation and inclusion in their learning environment and social existence based on self-perceived experiences. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transforming towards “PaaS” offerings : Areas of concern for OEMs & Transformation Readiness Scale

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : Ali Jumaa; [2022]
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    Abstract : The purpose of the project is to investigate and gain knowledge about the process of transforming OEMs’ business structures from a transactional business to a result-oriented product service system or a performance as a service offering. Companies from various market segments have started to offer their customers result-oriented offerings to prolong the life cycle of their products and promote longer customer relationships to secure future business. READ MORE