Essays about: "correspondence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 226 essays containing the word correspondence.

  1. 1. “A Veritable Country of Lies” : Carl Gyllenborg, A Conspiring Swedish Diplomat’s Practices According to his Correspondence 1715–1717

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för idé- och lärdomshistoria

    Author : Emma Forsberg; [2020]
    Keywords : New Diplomatic History; The Swedish Plot; Carl Gyllenborg; Early Modern Diplomacy; Diplomatic Practices;

    Abstract : In the decades following the Peace of Westphalia the foundations of what many consider modern diplomacy were formed. These foundations have been a popular topic for many historians, and extensive work has been made on Diplomatic Theory, and the ideals of what a diplomat should be within the field of new diplomatic history. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Estimation Method for PV Hosting Capacity of Distribution Grids

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    Author : Kassem Ezzeddine; [2020]
    Keywords : PV; hosting capacity; overvoltage; transformer overload; voltage drop; voltage rise; penetration level; common path;

    Abstract : The Swedish Energy Agency has a target to increase solar photovoltaics (PV) power production by up to 5-10% of the total electricity demand by the year 2040. The PV potential for the residential market is high and its contribution to the total installed PV capacity is expected to increase significantly. READ MORE

  3. 3. Forever young : A study of the correspondence between sculptures of Aphrodite and Venus and the female physical ideal in ancient literature

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Tobias Krönström; [2020]
    Keywords : Venus; Aphrodite; beauty; sculpture; beauty ideals;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore how the goddesses of beauty Aphrodite and Venus were portrayed in sculpture in comparison to physical beauty, as attested in ancient texts. The study uses iconography and iconology to analyse the sculptures and semiotics to analyse the ancient texts. READ MORE

  4. 4. On how we acquire knowledge of first principles (archai) in Aristotle : A defense of intuition (nous) understood as integral to induction (epagoge)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för teoretisk filosofi

    Author : Tim Collin Kuyvenhoven; [2020]
    Keywords : Aristotle; intutition; first philosophy; first prinicples; induction; epistemology; Nous; Episteme; Archai; epagoge; logos; hexis; Aristoteles; intution; första principer; induktion; kunskapsteori; Barnes; metafysik; om själen;

    Abstract : In this essay I consider from various perspectives the question of whether, for Aristotle, intuition (nous) is part of the process of induction (epagoge) helping to reach the first principles (archai) or whether nous is rather a state of knowing first brought about through a successful induction alone. I have argued we should be careful of drawing conclusions about the nature of the involvement of nous in the grasping of first principles on the basis of APo alone. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Effectiveness of Reading and Listening to Children’s Literature on English L2 Reading Comprehension

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Oscar Walldén; Vendela Grahm; [2020]
    Keywords : children’s literature; ESL; EFL; primary education; reading comprehension;

    Abstract : This study investigates the effectiveness of children’s literature on English reading comprehension in an L2 classroom context. Children’s literature has a major part in teaching L1 in Swedish primary schools, and although it is a trustworthy method in developing reading comprehension skills, it is not used to any great extent in the English education. READ MORE