Essays about: "Local studies"

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  1. 1. STANDARDIZED ORGAN AT RISK VOLUME FOR EXTERNAL BEAM RADIATION THERAPY IN PROSTATE CANCER AND ITS RELATIONSHIP TO VOLUMES DEFINED BY CLINICAL PRACTICE

    University essay from

    Author : Dang Thao; [2022-01-13]
    Keywords : Medical physics; Radiation therapy; Prostate cancer; Organs at risk;

    Abstract : Background/ Purpose: In radiation therapy (RT), the radiation dose calculated in tumours and normal tissue depends on how the volumes are defined. It is difficult to standardize how tumour volumes should be defined because their anatomical extension can differ greatly between individuals. READ MORE

  2. 2. Entrepreneurial Ecosystem Challenges for AI Startups Internationalization : Evidence from Emerging Markets Case Studies

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Hansika Dahanayake; Claudia Bih Muna; [2022]
    Keywords : Internationalization Process; AI Startups; Startups; Entrepreneurial Ecosystem; Social Entrepreneurial Ecosystem; Material Entrepreneurial Ecosystem; Cultural Entrepreneurial Ecosystem; Africa; South Africa; Nigeria;

    Abstract : The process of internationalization may be more difficult for emerging markets' artificial intelligence startups (AI startups) due to several challenges. These challenges include weak institutions, limited financial support, political instability, lack of adequate local infrastructure. READ MORE

  3. 3. Slow Emergency – Urgent Action? Exploring the role of municipal climate emergency statements in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Josefine Henman; [2022]
    Keywords : Climate change framings; climate emergency declarations; Swedish municipal climate action; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In recent years, more than 2000 jurisdictions worldwide have declared a climate emergency, which covers over 1 billion people. While such declarations have been found to have the potential to spark transformative climate action, the scholarly knowledge of this emerging phenomenon remains limited and there is much disagreement about the merits and effects of climate emergency framings. READ MORE

  4. 4. Assessing the Value of Development Assistance According to the Recipients: A Case Study of Georgian Organisations’ Perspectives on Estonian Development Assistance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hanna Pintson; [2022]
    Keywords : Development assistance value; Recipients’ perspectives; Field-study; Local organisations; Donor evaluation; Estonia-Georgia development cooperation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Factors contributing to valuable development assistance are often perceived as a "black box," due to heterogeneity of development aid motives. This research brings out that too often, the value of aid is assessed from the perspectives of the donors rather than from its recipients. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Permanent Guest : An investigation of finding home within the sacred

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Lisa Bengtsson; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The aspect of temporality in displacement are resulting in a reality of a state of waiting as permanent guests within their resettlement countries. In Sweden, immigrants are living on temporary residence permits, hindering long term commitment to their contexts. READ MORE