Essays about: "define science"

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  1. 1. Energy poverty and the elderly-care: Exploring energy poverty in the elderly-care through case studies with social welfare organizations in Taiwan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Author : Tzu Ling Kuo; [2020]
    Keywords : Science General;

    Abstract : The topic of energy poverty has recently gained prominence amongst researchers and academia in Taiwan within the context of rising energy prices and low emission energy transitions. Social welfare organizations (SWOs) that provide 24-hour residence and care for vulnerable populations, such as the elderly and disabled, highly depend on various energy services and are likely to be significantly affected due to rising energy prices, adding to their existing financial pressure. READ MORE

  2. 2. Restorativa miljöer i en urban kontext : en fallstudie i Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Nora Dakic; [2020]
    Keywords : restorativa miljöer; restorativa värden; stress; återhämtning; miljöpsykologi; restorativ design;

    Abstract : Den urbana livsstilen har lett till att alltfler människor insjuknar i stressrelaterade sjukdomar. Bristande återhämtning gör att vi saknar de resurser som behövs för att hantera vardagens krav. Restorativa miljöer är platser som naturligt återhämtar oss från stress och fyller på våra krafter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Borders, Boundaries and Identity in a Divided Europe - A Sociology of Europeanisation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Emil Nørager Kruse; [2020]
    Keywords : borders; boundaries; multiple identities; Europeanisation; crisis; cosmopolitanism; Euroscepticism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Based on qualitative data, I explore notions of collective identities within Europe – in particular, whether and how the EU and Europe evoke a sense of belonging. The main data comprises 12 semi-structured interviews with Europeans living in two different border regions, Lampedusa and the Danish-German borderland, together with pro- and anti-European movements and communities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Closeness and turnout: The 2016 Georgian parliamentary election

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Matilda Wilhelmsson; [2020]
    Keywords : turnout; closeness; two-party-share of votes; statistical analysis; Georgia; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In this thesis I examine how two variables: closeness and the TP-share (two-party-share) of votes impact turnout in elections. I use data from the 2016 Georgian parliamentary election and its two-rounds of election in the majoritarian districts. This field of research poses a wide variety of methodological approaches. READ MORE

  5. 5. Free online platforms: Abuse of dominance under Art. 102

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Ingolfur Urban Thorsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Online platforms Competition law European Business Law Abuse of dominance Art. 102 TFEU Digital markets Theory of harm; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Data as a commodity is undervalued for its economic value. Moreover, the concept is difficult to define from the perspective of EU competition law. Increasingly, companies are relying on consumer data to streamline and modernize their business models and provide faster, more efficient and even cheaper services in some cases. READ MORE