Essays about: "Asymmetry"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 336 essays containing the word Asymmetry.

  1. 1. Rörelseasymmetrier i trav hos islandshästar i träning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Ebba Zetterberg; [2021]
    Keywords : EquiMoves; fyrgångare; femgångare; hälta; DMRT3;

    Abstract : Ortopediska skador som visar sig som hältor hos hästar orsakar årligen stora konsekvenser för djurvälfärden och är en vanlig orsak till avlivningar. En hälta klassificeras som ett avvikande rörelsemönster kopplat till smärta. För att bedöma hältor studeras hästarnas rörelsemönster med fokus på huvudet och bäckenet. READ MORE

  2. 2. Factor Analysis of Ordinal Variables: Polychoric and Pearson correlations in the exploratory approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Theodor Emanuelsson; [2021]
    Keywords : Exploratory factor analysis; Polychoric correlation; Pearson correlation; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : This thesis considers the problem of applying exploratory factor analysis to data obtained though the Likert scale. It is often the case that this sort of data is treated as an interval level of measurement and used in analyses that require continuous variables, although given the categorization and nature of the scale, it should rather be treated as of ordinal level. READ MORE

  3. 3. Perceptuell inlärning av bedömning av bakbenshälta hos häst : en jämförande studie av två digitala inlärningsverktyg

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Anatomy, Physiology and Biochemistry

    Author : Marika Erkkilä; [2021]
    Keywords : häst; bakbenshälta; perceptuell inlärning; datorbaserad träning; LamenessTrainer; veterinärstudenter; hältbedömning;

    Abstract : Syftet med studien var att undersöka om det går att förbättra studenters förmåga att bedöma bakbenshältor hos hästar på video, med hjälp av två olika datorbaserade inlärningsverktyg som också jämfördes med avseende på deras effekt på perceptuell inlärning. En specialgjord träningsmodul för perceptuell inlärning av bedömning av bakbenshältor skapades på student-webbportalen Canvas. READ MORE

  4. 4. A BALANCING ACT? A study on Sweden’s ambivalence in responding to pressure from the Chinese embassy

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Karin Ek Thorbjörnsson; [2020-07-03]
    Keywords : Swedish press; sharp power; authoritarianism;

    Abstract : Ever since Sweden was the first Western democracy to officially recognise the People’s Republic of China shortly after its establishment in 1949, the two states have enjoyed decades of successful and beneficial bilateral cooperation. However, the literature states that maintaining bilateral cooperation with a growing authoritarian great power has generated an ambivalence from Sweden on sensitive issues regarding China, in order to not jeopardize domestic economic interests. READ MORE

  5. 5. Facilitating Sustainable Investments - How the EU Taxonomy is expected to change the principal-agent relationship between fund managers and retail customers

    University essay from

    Author : Pontus Elmrin; Astrid Johansson; [2020-07-02]
    Keywords : Fund manager; Retail customer; Environmental Sustainability; Sustainability Investments; EU Taxonomy; Capital reallocation; Sustainable Development Goals Agenda; Principal-agent; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : There is currently an information asymmetry on the financial market, which has implications for the practice of greenwashing, hindering the capital allocation towards the Sustainable Development Goals. To fill this information gap, the EU Commission initiated the development of an EU Taxonomy - a standardized classification system to facilitate sustainable investments. READ MORE