Essays about: "adaptation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1049 essays containing the word adaptation.

  1. 1. THE SHINING: A SEPARATION A Fundamental Flaw in Adaptation Studies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Nicola Camoglio; [2021-02-16]
    Keywords : The Shining; Stanley Kubrick; Stephen King; metafiction;

    Abstract : In recent years, the academic field of adaptation studies has started questioning the fidelityledapproach to adaptation that was long its guiding principle. This essay builds upon thisnovel approach by focusing on the conflictual relationship between Stephen King’s novel TheShining (1977) and the film version (1980) directed by Stanley Kubrick. READ MORE

  2. 2. Transnational Experiences of Ugandan Students in Gothenburg, Sweden; Challenges and Adaptation strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Catherine Suubi Kayonga; [2021-02-05]
    Keywords : Transnationalism; adaptation; Ugandan students; cultural differences; coping mechanisms;

    Abstract : The aim of this qualitative study was to explore the transnational experiences of Ugandan students in Gothenburg; Sweden. The focus was to understand how cultural differences affect the academic and social life of these students, the ways in which they adapt to the new host country Sweden, challenges they might have encountered and how they have managed to overcome them. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating Monga : seasonal food insecurity and adaptation strategies in the northern region of Bangladesh

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

    Author : Md Ariful Islam; [2021]
    Keywords : seasonal food insecurity; poverty; migration; microfinance;

    Abstract : Food insecurity and poverty are interlinked and the main reason for migration in poor households from the northern part of Bangladesh. Individuals from poor households migrate in the hope of improving self-well-being and for their families. Monga-seasonal food insecurity is a multi-dimensional issue in the northern region of Bangladesh. READ MORE

  4. 4. Occupational Adaptation in Individuals with Ehler-Danlos Hypermobility Type: A Qualitative Study of Personal Perspectives

    University essay from Jönköping University/Hälsohögskolan

    Author : Pia Nahi; [2021]
    Keywords : Ehlers-Danlos Hypermobility Type; occupational adaptation; pain; fatigue;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Purpose:  This study aims to describe how major symptoms of pain and fatigue affect occupational performance and adaptation of individuals with Ehlers-Danlos Hypermobility Type (hEDS). Method: Eleven individuals with hEDS (2017 diagnostic criteria) were interviewed using a semi-structured questionnaire. READ MORE

  5. 5. Measuring community resilience in Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Riskhantering (CI)

    Author : Dalia Khairallah; [2021]
    Keywords : Community resilience; BRIC; indicators; LSO; LEH; accident; crisis; preparedness planning; prevention planning; response planning.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : All Swedish municipalities have planning tools such as a municipal action plan and a risk- and vulnerability assessment, which are governing documents on how to prepare, prevent and respond to accidents and crisis. However, there are no established methods for measuring community resilience in Sweden. READ MORE