Essays about: "UN"

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  1. 1. Dealing with word ambiguity in NLP. Building appropriate sense representations for Danish sense tagging by combining word embeddings with wordnet senses

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistikoch vetenskapsteori

    Author : Ida Rørmann Olsen; [2018-12-13]
    Keywords : sense embeddings; wordnet; word2vec; word sense disambiguation; clustering; machine learning; supervised WSD;

    Abstract : This thesis describes an approach to handle word sense in natural language processing. If we want language technologies to handle word ambiguity, then machines need proper sense representations. READ MORE

  2. 2. STOP IT! YOU’RE SPOILING IT! - The (un)desirable consequences of state aid in face of the 2008 economic crisis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Henrik Neth; [2018-10-05]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : During the 2007-2008 global economic crisis it took not long until the crisis swapped over from affecting banks to affect the real economy. Governments saw the need to act in order to strengthen their economies facing recession. READ MORE

  3. 3. SMARTPHONE USE FOR LANGUAGE LEARNING: A QUALITATIVE STUDY OF TECHNOLOGY USE BY ARABIC SPEAKING STUDENTS IN AN SFI CLASSROOM SETTING

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Hala Alaraj; Maisaa Abughalioun; [2018-07-04]
    Keywords : Mobile learning; smartphones; digital technology; technological affordances; learning practices; classroom setting;

    Abstract : Using smartphones in a classroom setting for educational purposes is quite popular in the world in general and in Sweden in particular. This study explores the use of smartphones in the language-learning classroom. A qualitative approach was used to understand how Arabic-speaking students use smartphones to learn Swedish as an additional language. READ MORE

  4. 4. Climate Change Scepticism - A qualitative study of Clexit and their arguments against the Paris Agreement and the European Union

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Amanda Thiman; [2018-03-26]
    Keywords : Climate change; Environment; Scepticism; Clexit; European Union; Paris Agreement; United Nations;

    Abstract : Climate change scepticism is a concept that refers to people or groups that mistrust, reject or question the mainstream view of the climate change threat. The purpose of this thesis is therefore to illuminate climate change scepticism by doing a qualitative analysis of the arguments by an organisation called Clexit. READ MORE

  5. 5. Predicting catastrophic failure in barrier coated packaging board and paper after creasing and folding : Proposing a methodology to predict barrier failure after creasing and folding

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Avdelningen för kemiteknikKarlstads universitet/Institutionen för ingenjörs- och kemivetenskaper

    Author : Andreas Riedel; [2018]
    Keywords : Crease; Barrier coatings; Folding; Methodology; Cracks;

    Abstract : Different methods to predict barrier failure in packaging board or paper after converting were investigated. The approach was to compare substrates before and after creasing/folding by applying different barrier tests and to propose a methodology to predict failure in the barrier layer. READ MORE