Essays about: "digital labour"

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  1. 1. Discursive Construction of Chinese Women: Exploring the Multi-perception Discourses of the Reality Show Sisters Who Make Waves 

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Liu Liming; [2021]
    Keywords : Chinese women; reality show; celebrity culture; digital labour; hybrid media system; Discourse-Historical Approach DHA ;

    Abstract : This study explores the discursive construction of Chinese women in the Chinese reality show Sisters Who Make Waves, with a special focus on the discursive shifts and their relevance to the wider discourse of and about Chinese women. The analysis is carried out on two levels: the discursive construction of Chinese women in the said reality show and its recontextualisation across other discourses including in the public sphere and semi-private opinions of Chinese women. READ MORE

  2. 2. “All That Is Solid Melts Into Virtual Work”: A study of the implications of the Covid-19 pandemic on contemporary Employer Branding through the lens of Social Acceleration

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för strategisk kommunikation

    Author : Henrik Ernstsson; Fredrika Hållén; [2021]
    Keywords : employer branding; employer brand; social acceleration; strategic communication; Spotify employer brand; work norms; social change; virtual work; remote work; digital labour landscape; resonance; Covid-19; arbetsgivarvarumärke; arbetsgivarvarumärkning; arbetsnormer; distansarbete; virtuellt arbete; digitala arbetslandskap; social förändring; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Impelled by the Covid-19 pandemic, the labour market is undergoing remarkable structural change towards increasingly digitized and remote forms of work. The purpose of this paper has been to study the social change in work norms instigated by the Covid-19 pandemic, with the aim of contributing to a more nuanced understanding of contemporary employer branding as a form of strategic communication in virtual and hybrid labour landscapes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Covid-19 and Ukrainian seasonal migrant workers in Poland : A case study of livelihoods and coping strategies

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Amanda Tydesjö; [2021]
    Keywords : Ukrainian seasonal migrant workers; Poland; Ukraine; Covid-19; Corona pandemic; Sustainable Livelihood Approach; Coping strategies; Migration livelihood strategy; Migration labour; Migration; Resilience; Sustainability; Livelihood; Poverty alleviation; Livelihood outcomes;

    Abstract : The Covid-19 pandemic that erupted in 2020 has impacted most livelihoods and increased poverty levels worldwide. This thesis considers the impact which the Corona pandemic has had on Ukrainian seasonal migrant workers’ livelihoods in Poland. READ MORE

  4. 4. Generating Realistic Neuronal Morphologies in 3D using a Generative Adversarial Network

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Erik Vanhainen; Johan Adamsson; [2021]
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    Abstract : Neuronal morphology is primarily responsible for the structure of the connectivity among the neurons and is an important determinant for neuronal activity. This raises questions about the relationship between neuron shape and neuron function. READ MORE

  5. 5. Provide pupils with a personal laptop or tablet? : An examination of one-to-one computing programs effect on pupils’ academic performance in primary school, grade 3

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/UCFS

    Author : Elin Ottosson Bixo; [2021]
    Keywords : difference-in-difference; 1:1 programs; ICT; student performance; educational outcome; laptops; education system; primary school;

    Abstract : More and more schools worldwide provide their students with an individual digital tool, investments called 1:1 programs. However, there is still limited knowledge about the causal effects of such programs on students’ education outcomes, especially for high-income countries. READ MORE