Essays about: "Body language"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 100 essays containing the words Body language.

  1. 1. Investigating the properties of Planck's radiation law through theoretical and numerical studies

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad kärnfysik; Uppsala universitet/Tillämpad kärnfysik

    Author : Alice Graf Brolund; Rebecca Persson; [2018]
    Keywords : Planck; Wien; Maxwell-Boltzmann; Monte Carlo; stochastic; distribution; python; black body; radiation; jacobian; cavity radiation; stokastisk; numerisk; fördelning; svart kropp; strålning; svartkroppsstrålning; hålrumsstrålning;

    Abstract : A black body is an ideal object that absorbs all incident electromagnetic radiation and simultaneously emits radiation that only depends on the temperature. The radiation is described by Planck's radiation law and its maximum by Wien's displacement law. READ MORE

  2. 2. 'That was yesterday, this is today' : Challenging the heteronormative dominant discourse by incorporating Jeanette Winterson's novel 'Written on the Body' in the EFL classroom

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Sara Modén; [2018]
    Keywords : Queer studies; Written on the Body; heteronormativity; fundamental values; societal norms; literature; Upper Secondary School; EFL classroom; English 6;

    Abstract : Winterson’s Written on the Body is an experimental and provocative novel that challenges the reader’s mindset as well as society’s heteronormativity by implicitly questioning societal norms and fundamental values. With an unusual protagonist as a point of departure, upper secondary school students in the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) classroom can discuss important political and social issues and giving them the chance to become more open-minded and inclusive towards all people regardless of one’s sex, gender, and, or sexuality. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exposure to English in the Primary School English Classroom : There Are Ways to Make a Foreign Language Comprehensible without Translating

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för humaniora

    Author : Hanna Dahlqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : English foreign language ; Exposure to English; Language acquisition; Language learning; Lesson design;

    Abstract : This study regards the importance of exposure to English in English education. The study identifies factors of education proven to be effective when learning a language, such as exposure, the pupils’ lives as a platform, repetition, a calm and secure environment, learning connected to physical action and use of pictures and body language to aid verbal language. READ MORE

  4. 4. Embodiment in Proverbs: Representation of the eye(s) in English, Swedish, and Japanese

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jessica Berggren; [2018]
    Keywords : Embodiment; Conceptual metaphor theory; Proverbs; Paremiology; Cross-linguistics;

    Abstract : This study will examine the representation and embodiment of the body part eye(s), in proverbs. The research is cross-linguistic as the proverbs analysed are in the languages English, Swedish, and Japanese. READ MORE

  5. 5. Management of a Cross Cultural Workforce : Case Study at Luleå Tekniska Universitet

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Nadine Hienz; Lukas Engelhart; [2018]
    Keywords : Culture; diverse workforce; cultural diversity; Hofstede; Inglehart; McGregor; cultural dimensions; cross cultural management; management;

    Abstract : Nowadays, organizations have to deal more and more with cultural diversity concerning their workforce due to globalization. The challenge for these organizations is to manage the cross cultural workforce in an effective way. Therefore, they have to have skills and the necessary knowledge in order to conduct cross cultural management. READ MORE