Essays about: "academic writing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words academic writing.

  1. 1. How Do Refugees Become Entrepreneurs in Sweden? - A Case Study of Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sisay Tadesse; [2019-07-08]
    Keywords : Refugee; Entrepreneur s; Entrepreneurship; Immigrant;

    Abstract : Background and Problem: Refugee entrepreneurship has as of late gathered a significant scholastic and political intrigued across the globe. The rate of scientific distribution has taken off within the final few a long time due academic urgency to the field taking after the ''refugee crisis'' all things considered the inquire about field is right now immature with the existing writing scattered over different and regularly disengaged disciplines, which receive distinctive concepts, sample characteristics and methodology. READ MORE

  2. 2. Anaphoric demonstratives in student academic writing : A cross-disciplinary study of (un)attended this and these

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Elisabete Ferreira; [2019]
    Keywords : cohesion; demonstratives; anaphoric reference; disciplinary variation; student writing;

    Abstract : Cohesive devices such as anaphoric reference play an important role in written discourse. This thesis investigates the extent to which the anaphoric demonstratives this and these are used as determiners (‘attended’) or pronouns (‘unattended’) by first-year undergraduate students from four different academic disciplines. READ MORE

  3. 3. Writing about Terrorism: Journalistic Methodology and Peace Journalism

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Esbjörn Edvinsson; [2018-09-18]
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    Abstract : Mass media and journalists have faced criticism from academia due to a perceived tendency to present conflicts without paying sufficient attention to details, instead focusing on ‘sensational’ aspects, which will attract the interest of readers. Because of this, one academic debate within the field of journalism is whether ‘traditional’ media has served its purpose and needs to be replaced with newer forms of journalism which seeks to provide a more nuanced and balanced portrayal of conflicts. READ MORE

  4. 4. “The purpose of life is finding the largest burden that you can bear and bearing it.” : A study of the making of meaning among Jordan Peterson supporters

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Lindvall; [2018]
    Keywords : meaning; lifestance; psychology of religion; hermeneutics;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study, understand and explain the theories and work of the Canadian psychologist Jordan Peterson, whose controversial statements and lectures have made him a darling of certain factions of the political right, as he portrays himself as an enemy of progressive ideology. With a focus on understanding and explaining Peterson and how he provides meaning to his followers, the study will go through Peterson’s work in his two books Maps of Meaning and 12 Rules for Life in order to analyze their content and the follower’s reaction to the books as well as Peterson’s persona as a whole. READ MORE

  5. 5. Smyckeskrinet : en gestaltning av arbetsområdet i Uppsala Stadsträdgård

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Lina Fackel; [2018]
    Keywords : landskapsarkitektur; stadspark; design; stadsutveckling; grönytor; helhet; sammanhang; park;

    Abstract : I en allt tätare stadsmiljö ställs högre krav på de grönytor som finns, samtidigt som de också får utstå ett högre tryck. De urbana parkerna är betydelsefulla inte bara för den biologiska mångfalden, men också för människors hälsa. Det här arbetet är ett gestaltningsförslag för en del av Uppsala Stadsträdgård. READ MORE