Essays about: "Spark"

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  1. 1. Anti-corruption and opposition in Russia: Digital media and rhetorical strategies of Navalny

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Oscar Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : Navalny; corruption; digital media; rhetorical strategies; critical metaphor analysis;

    Abstract : What were the main goals in Navalny’s political agenda and how did this influence his rhetorical approach? This paper explores how Navalny and his aspirants were disqualified as political candidates in Russian elections, and how this affected his approach to being focused on contentious politics as it became the only viable means to push for political change in the country. Two of his most viral videos are analysed to investigate the rhetorical strategies he used to set frames on the political elite, and the main answers revolved around corruption, theft, and the self-image of Medvedev and Putin. READ MORE

  2. 2. Consumer participation in environmental brand activism on Instagram: A case study of consumers use of hashtags in relation to Oatly's Swedish campaign Ditch Milk.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Rebecca Arfwedson; [2021]
    Keywords : Environmental brand activism; consumer hashtag activism; Instagram; social semiotics; self-branding; networked branding; consumer engagement; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Environmental brand activism has become a strategy applied by many brands to engage and take a stand in the issue of climate change. The aim is to spur a debate and spark an interest and collective action among the consumers (Sarkar & Kotler, 2018). READ MORE

  3. 3. Impact of different primary particles on Geant4 simulation execution time - study on protons and pions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Partikelfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Rebecca Jigström Madeira; [2021]
    Keywords : Geant4; Monte Carlo method; Large Hadron Collider; simulation time; collider experiment; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : The High Luminosity Large Hadron Collider (HL-LHC) at CERN, an improvement to the LHC, scheduled to be operating in 2027, will further the potential for scientific breakthroughs in High Energy Physics. The project’s demand in computational resources, however, is predicted to exceed what will be available then. READ MORE

  4. 4. Suicide Narratives in Contemporary Japanese Newspapers: An Analysis of Media Inventories

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Kleander Michael; [2021]
    Keywords : Moral Panic; Suicide; Media; Narrative; Newspaper; Japan; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Suicide in Japan has long been a debated topic. In recent decades, the focus has turned towards the media and the Werther effect (copycat suicides), which seemed to spark some arguable Moral Panics throughout the 2000s. In the following decade, suicides have subsequently decreased. READ MORE

  5. 5. Comparison of Popular Data Processing Systems

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

    Author : Kamil Nasr; [2021]
    Keywords : Apache Spark; Apache Flink; Apache Beam; Spark Runner; Flink Runner; Direct Runner; Big Data Analytics; Data Processing Systems; Benchmarking; Kaggle;

    Abstract : Data processing is generally defined as the collection and transformation of data to extract meaningful information. Data processing involves a multitude of processes such as validation, sorting summarization, aggregation to name a few. READ MORE