Essays about: "Taiwan"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 86 essays containing the word Taiwan.

  1. 1. The Perpetual Colonial Situation: Language and Dominance in Taiwan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Tsung-Ting Chen; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : language policy; colonialism; Hoklo; Mandarin; sociology; habitus; field; capital; Taiwan; China;

    Abstract : In Taiwan today, 96% of the population speaks Mandarin. Yet, Mandarin speakers were rare, if not totally absent, on the island before 1945. READ MORE

  2. 2. Risk Free Credit: Estimating Risk of Debt Delinquency on Credit Cards : Using Machine Learning Methodology

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

    Author : Andreas Magnedal Holmgren; Victor Sellstedt; [2019]
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    Abstract : A well functioning economy requires a stable credit market. Computational intelligence methods could provide a method to reduce the amount of uncertainty in the markets. This report examines four different methods for predicting the probability for defaults of credit card clients in Taiwan. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovation in Eastern and Western societies: A qualitative analysis of Startup Weekend events in Sweden and Taiwan

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Koenraad Wijbrands; [2019]
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    Abstract : Innovation contests have become a fruitful strategy to strive for innovation over the last decades. This study takes place in the context of an open access innovation contest in Sweden and Taiwan. Prior research shows a difference in the number of projects that continues after the event. READ MORE

  4. 4. ‘Cute Politics’ : a case study of 2018 Taipei mayoral candidates Ko Wen-je and Ting Shouchung’s self-presentation on Instagram

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Teng-Jhong Yeh; [2019]
    Keywords : Instagram; Goffman; dramaturgy theory; Sajiao; politician celebritisation; Taiwan; Ko Wen-je; Ting Shou-chung; self-presentation; hashtag; interactivity; Internet influencer; Taiwan-China relations; visual communication; impression management; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study the self-images built on the social media Instagram by the re-elected Mayor Ko Wen-je and the second place Ting Shou-chung in 2018 Taipei mayoral election. Through conducting a qualitative content analysis as the research method and applying Goffman’s dramaturgy theory as the theoretical framework to analyse every Ko and Ting’s Instagram posting in the duration of the 6 months before the 2018 Taipei mayoral election, this thesis probes into Ko and Ting’s performance on the front-stage Instagram. READ MORE

  5. 5. Alternative or Radical Media? : An Exploration of Civil [email protected]

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Xi Chen; [2018]
    Keywords : Civil [email protected]; Alternative Media; Radical Media; Participation;

    Abstract : Alternative media, as another choice for the public besides mainstream media, has been increasingly growing in Taiwan during the era of Web 2.0. In an attempt to report social issues properly, alternative media is trying to break the hegemonic range of mainstream media while being oriented by the public. READ MORE