Essays about: "case in construction"

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  1. 11. How can socioducts contribute to urban social sustainability? A case study of the two eco/socioducts in Hammarby Sjöstad

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Lisa Ekberg; [2020-08-29]
    Keywords : Socioducts; urban social sustainability; social cohesion; sense of place; accessibility; physical barriers;

    Abstract : Since traditional methods of bridging physical barriers, such as roads and railways, have not fully solved the problem of creating safe and attractive environments, new solutions have emerged. Socioducts aims to bridge barriers, provide safe and inviting environments for pedestrians and cyclists, create social cohesion and connectivity. READ MORE

  2. 12. Leadership communication in a virtual environment - A case study of Microsoft Office 365 as digital communication tools at Volvo Construction Equipment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Juliane Otto-Tholen; [2020-07-23]
    Keywords : Digital communication; Leadership communication; Virtual environment; Microsoft Office 365; e-leadership;

    Abstract : Purpose: Social and technological transformation are leading to a changing workplace. Companies are changing into flat structures instead of hierarchies, which facilitates a better flow of knowledge and communication. Boundaries between different departments or countries become blurred and strengthen the relationships inside a company. READ MORE

  3. 13. eSports as a promissory economy: An empirical study on how accounting can be used to enable the commercial development of emerging sports

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Felix Bensberg; Johannes Pauleikhoff; [2020]
    Keywords : eSports; accounting in sports; commercialisation; promissory economy; performativity;

    Abstract : In this paper, it is examined how accounting can be used to enable the commercial development of emerging sports. Building on Mouritsen and Kreiner's (2016) findings regarding the relationship between accounting and decision as promises, the eSports industry is identified as the case of a promissory economy, where promising agents construct a "regime of hope" (Brown, 2005), which pictures a thriving future for the industry. READ MORE

  4. 14. Distorted realities : The discursive construction of realities in digital news media

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : David Jeremias Vogt; [2020]
    Keywords : Communication science; media studies; news media; reality in news media;

    Abstract : This study is designed to gain an understanding of the reality creation process in digital news media. By looking into the case of the Trump-Ukraine scandal the way how the 2 major US online news platforms CNN and FoxNews discursively construct reality for their audiences is examined. READ MORE

  5. 15. Assessment of the environmental impacts, energy performance and economic aspects of various construction materials

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Energi och ByggnadsDesign; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Mohsen Bayat Pour; Mohammed Labib Elsayed; [2020]
    Keywords : Bio-based Materials; Fossil-based Materials; Building Performance Simulations; Energy analysis; Environmental impact categories; Life cycle assessment LCA ; Economic analysis; Life cycle costing LCC ; Global warming potential; Climate change; Future climate analysis; Timber structure; Concrete structure; Insulation; HVAC systems; Heating demand; Cooling demand; Energy use; Hygrothermal analysis; Moisture; Thermal envelope; Thermal comfort; Indoor environmental quality; Actual case studies; Iterative workflow; Weather files; Parametric study; Reliability; Single-point rate SPR .; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Increasing CO₂ emission is considered as the main reason for global warming in the world. One of the reasons for producing CO₂ is using of fossil-based materials in the construction projects. READ MORE