Advanced search

Showing result 1 - 5 of 175 essays matching the above criteria.

  1. 1. Diversity is best : A literary analysis of how Mark Haddon’s “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time” may promote understanding and awareness towards the social construct of neurodiversity  

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Julia Hollertz; [2019]
    Keywords : Neurodiversity; English Level 6; Fundamental Values; Autism Spectrum Disorder; Neurotypicality; Social Model of Disability; Accurate Representation; Self-determination; Impairments; Disability;

    Abstract : This essay investigates how the first person narrative of Mark Haddon’s neurodiverse protagonist in The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time raises awareness for the complexity of neurodiversity in relation to a neurotypical society. This has been done by applying the critical lens of Disability Studies and Disability Studies in Education to explain how disability is a concept of social and cultural construct. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rovdjurskonflikt : boskapsförluster orsakade av lejon

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Mathilda Petersson; [2019]
    Keywords : lejon; viltkonflikt; predation; boskap; samexistens;

    Abstract : Det pågår idag en konflikt i Afrika med lejon och pastoralister inblandade. Konflikten verkar öka i takt med att människor med boskap blir fler och lejonens habitat och bytesdjur minskar. Detta litteraturarbete syftar till att utreda de konsekvenser som följer förluster av boskap, både för djurhållaren och för lejonpopulationen. READ MORE

  3. 3. The effect of insect bite hypersensitivity on the movement activity and behaviour of the horse

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Denise Marklund; [2019]
    Keywords : pruritus; itching; IceTag; accelerometer;

    Abstract : It is well known that IBH in horses causes itching which in turn can lead to open wounds. The suffering and pain related to an open wound is relatively obvious, but less is known about how itching affect the welfare in the horse. READ MORE

  4. 4. Digital Nomad Lifestyle : A field study in Bali

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekonomi och organisation (Inst.)

    Author : Julia Haking; [2018]
    Keywords : Digital nomad; knowledge society; knowledge spillover; entrepreneurial mindset; virtual knowledge work; gig economy; freedom; digital nomad community; Bali;

    Abstract : The digital age has unleashed limitless opportunities and transformed how we work, play and live. As a result, more people embrace the digital nomad lifestyle to fulfill both personal and professional goals. This research assesses the advantages and disadvantages that are associated with this lifestyle. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strobed IR Illumination for Image Quality Improvement in Surveillance Cameras

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Steve Darmadi; [2018]
    Keywords : surveillance camera; infrared; strobing; rolling shutter; license plate recognition; övervakningskamera; infraröd; strobing; rullande slutare; registreringsskyltigenkänning;

    Abstract : Infrared (IR) illumination is commonly found in a surveillance camera to improve night-time recording quality. However, the limited available power from Power over Ethernet (PoE) connection in networkenabled cameras restricts the possibilities of increasing image quality by allocating more power to the illumination system. READ MORE