Essays about: "coronavirus"

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  1. 1. Sex differences in COVID-19 infections

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Majlinda Spahi; [2020]
    Keywords : COVID-19; corona virus; sex differences; sex hormones;

    Abstract : The Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak have shown that there may be sex-dependent differences in morbidity and mortality among individuals contracted with the disease. The aim of the study was to analyse the extent that sex differences appear in COVID-19 infections and to explore whether any differences are due to intrinsic factors in the sexes that cause sex-bias in the disease susceptibility and mortality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Beyond human (self-) care : Exploring fermentation as a practice of caring with humans, non-humans and the planet Earth

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Stephanie Föhr; [2020]
    Keywords : Caring with; fermentation; game design; participatory design; change agency;

    Abstract : The present thesis deals with the playful exploration of fermentation as a practice of care. Fermentation has a lot of positive impacts and can be seen as a practice of care in relation to human self-care, caring with human others, relationships to non-human beings, like microorganisms, and caring with the planet Earth. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Importance of Building Trust in Digital Co-Design

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Tirsa Rosalba Ramos-Pedersen; [2020]
    Keywords : Digital Co-Design; Interaction Design; Trust; Users;

    Abstract : Social distancing due to the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) has caused designers to rethink how they engage with users. This project involves a designer and users co-creating a digital workshop for ideating solutions through the use of information and communication technologies (ICT). READ MORE

  4. 4. Political Communication During the Early Developments of the Coronavirus Crisis: A Quantitative Study of Swedish Party Leaders' Instagram Accounts

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Author : Alicia Alexandersson; Elise Frelin; [2020]
    Keywords : Political communication; Crisis communication; Instagram; Coronavirus; Sweden;

    Abstract : In light of the evolving Coronavirus crisis, this thesis aims to study the political communication of Swedish party leaders. Through a content analysis of 419 Instagram posts from January 31th to April 14th, 2020, we conclude that there was no strong relationship between important dates and developments in the Coronavirus crisis and the frequency of published posts. READ MORE

  5. 5. COVID-19 pandemic and social media : The Swedish case

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Aneela Muzaffar; [2020]
    Keywords : COVID-19; Coronavirus; Social media; Sweden in COVID-19; health and lifestyle changes;

    Abstract : This thesis explains the role of social media in the COVID-19. It also discusses that what does the Swedish social media users think about the behavior of Sweden in this crisis situation. In depth interviews were conducted and results were analyzed qualitatively. . READ MORE