Essays about: "Action research"

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  1. 1. A Partially Observable Markov Decision Process for Breast Cancer Screening

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Statistik och maskininlärning

    Author : Joshua Hudson; [2019]
    Keywords : POMDP; Markov Decision Process; Breast Cancer; Screening; Operations Research;

    Abstract : In the US, breast cancer is one of the most common forms of cancer and the most lethal. There are many decisions that must be made by the doctor and/or the patient when dealing with a potential breast cancer. READ MORE

  2. 2. A hard nut to crack : a gender analysis of a community and a value chain in Indonesia

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

    Author : Rebecka Wikström; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; value chain; feminist theory; empowerment; candlenut;

    Abstract : In this master’s thesis, I have investigated gender dynamics within a village called Batudulang on the Island of Sumbawa in Indonesia. It is qualitative research, based on observations, focus groups and semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  3. 3. Biggest Effect on Attrition Among Enlisted U.S Marines : A qualitative field study 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Sara Fresker; [2019]
    Keywords : United States Marine Corps; Attrition; Reenlistment; Dissatisfaction; Rational Choice; Amerikanska Marinkåren; Militär Separation; Missnöje; Rationellt val;

    Abstract : The military has an important role in peace and development work. Having skilled, experienced and knowledgeable personnel on peace-promoting missions abroad is crucial to ensure the missions success. A consequence of attrition is that military organizations lose valuable skills, experiences and qualities of service members. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Rise of Resilience in EU Foreign Policy – A Shift of Paradigm or Parlance? : A comparative case study of the EU foreign policy before and after the EU Global Strategy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Tobias Adolfsson; [2019]
    Keywords : resilience; European Union; Eastern Partnership; European Union Global Strategy; principled pragmatism; liberal interventionism; external intervention;

    Abstract : This master’s thesis studies the European Union’s (EU) foreign policy in the Eastern Partnership before and after the EU Global Strategy (EUGS) and investigates whether or not there has been a policy shift towards the paradigm of resilience. Previous research disagrees on the implications of the EUGS and I argue that more empirical research on the matter is needed. READ MORE

  5. 5. ”GETTING BETTER ALL THE TIME?” A study of cluster professionals’ views on the cluster policies’ support to the EU’s concept of “Innovation Union”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ulrike Firniss; [2018-11-01]
    Keywords : Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda; Regional Policy; Cluster Policy; Innovation Policy; EU Innovation Goal; Smart Specialisation Strategies; RIS 3; Interreg; EU Urban Agenda;

    Abstract : This research inquires how EU’s Cluster Policies support the EU’s concept of an ‘Innovation Union’ by asking cluster professionals. The EU needs innovation to maintain today’s level of welfare. READ MORE