Essays about: "different types of cultures"

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  1. 1. Knowledge through Fiction: Characters as Social Metaphors in F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Sebastian Vaca Vink; [2021]
    Keywords : Social metaphors;

    Abstract : While it is common to relate to fictional characters, there is a common view that this is all that fiction can provide us with and that we cannot learn from fiction. There are arguments to support this claim, such as the no-evidence argument and the fiction-distortion argument. READ MORE

  2. 2. Parental Involvement & Parental Anxiety

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Kimon Naoum Alexiou; [2020]
    Keywords : Parental Involvement; Parental Anxiety; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study aimed at examining the potential relations of parental involvement onto parents, namely the procurement of parent anxiety. A middle school in an area of middle to low socio-economic level was approached to conduct the survey and a hundred and fifteen (N = 115) participants completed questionnaires regarding their levels of parental anxiety and parental involvement, measured here as an average of five (5) other sub-variables and their involvement with their children’s academic life respectively. READ MORE

  3. 3. Organizational culture and its implications on post-acquisition integration : A case study of a merger between two entrepreneurial firms

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.); KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Hanna Thorwid; Niklas Vinge; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Abstract Mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is an important economic phenomenon, utilized by companies to expand their market share and achieve rapid growth. However, studies imply that a majority of M&As fail to deliver anticipated value, which has led to a vast amount of research investigating why. READ MORE

  4. 4. Characterization of cellular enzymatic activity through functional single cell analysis using DropMap

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för Immunteknologi

    Author : Linnea Gidner; [2020]
    Keywords : Single-cell analysis; enzymatic activity; cell heterogeneity; Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Assuming normal distribution within cell populations has long been status quo in cellular research. With the fast development of techniques, numerous examples of heterogeneites within isogenic cultures have been unveiled, demonstrating the need of single cell analysis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Do Nanoparticles Affect Neuronal Function? - Establishment of a Microelectrode-Based Assay

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Tillämpad biokemi

    Author : Markus Nylander; [2020]
    Keywords : Microelectrode array; gold nanoparticles; silver nanoparticles; immunocytochemistry; scanning electron microscopy; human neural progenitor cells; human induced pluripotent stem cells; applied biochemistry; tillämpad biokemi; Biology and Life Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Nanomaterials are used extensively in industry and daily life but comparatively little is known about the possible health effects. Silver nanoparticles (AgNPs) and gold nanoparticles (AuNPs) are two metal nanoparticles that have been intensively studied. READ MORE