Essays about: "cohesion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 232 essays containing the word cohesion.

  1. 1. 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. 2. Examining Discourses of Women in Ground Close Combat : How the potential for gender equality in the British Armed Forces has been limited by the construction of gender differences.

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Amelia Pulvertaft; [2020]
    Keywords : Military masculinities; male dominated organisations; British Armed Forces; Armed Forces; gender equality; female inclusion; homosociality; cohesion; women;

    Abstract : In 1997, 70% of British Armed Forces roles were opened to women. Women were still excluded from ground close combat (GCC) roles, where the primary purpose is to close in on and kill the enemy at short range, usually under 30 metres, using weaponry or hand to hand combat. READ MORE

  3. 3. Formation Control and UAV Path Finding Under Uncertainty : A contingent and cooperative swarm intelligence approach

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Mehdi Hmidi; [2020]
    Keywords : Emergence; Swarm Intelligence; Cooperation; Consensus; Path Find- ing; Uncertainty; Obstacle avoidance; Unknown Beforehand; Decision making; Flocking behavior; Cohesion; Separation; Alignment; Steering; Pattern forma- tion; Self-organization; Swarm; UAV; Drone;

    Abstract : Several of our technological breakthroughs are influenced by types of behavior and structures developed in the natural world, including the emulation of swarm in- telligence and the engineering of artificial synapses that function like the human mind. Much like these breakthroughs, this report examines emerging behaviors across swarms of non-communicating, adaptive units that evade obstacles while find- ing a path, to present a swarming algorithm premised on a class of local rule sets re- sulting in a Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) group navigating together as a unified swarm. READ MORE

  4. 4. Forcing people to be free? A Critical Discourse Analysis of the Political Discourse on the Danish Ghettos

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Emilie Jordan; [2020]
    Keywords : immigration; ghettos; liberalism; discourse; securitization;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis is to examine the political discourse related to the Danish ‘ghettos’, and if and how this discourse can be related to ‘securitization of migration’ and ‘repressive liberalism’. The point of departure is the salient explanation in previous research, that the political discourse is deriving from a movement towards nationalism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Football coaches’ awareness and implementation of team dynamics

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Michaela Kaprálková; [2020]
    Keywords : cohesion; team climate; synergy; competencies; recruitment; transfers; training process; leadership styles; systematical obstacles; barriers;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: Football coaches’ awareness and implementation of team dynamics Objectives: This research aims to explore, based on the in-depth interviews with Czech male football coaches, how the football coaches work with team dynamics and its principles, during recruitment/transfers, training process, and specific situations, and potentially ascertain what are the obstacles for the team dynamics principles implementation. Methods: The primary method used in this research is the qualitative method of semistructured in-depth interviews. READ MORE