Essays about: "disparity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 117 essays containing the word disparity.

  1. 1. Populism Versus the Populist Parties : An Analysis of the Relationship Between Ideology and Populism on the Cases of Fidesz and Syriza

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Oscar Petersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Populism; Ideology; Right-wing populism; Left-wing populism; Civic Space; Fidesz; Syriza; Freedom of association; Freedom of peaceful assembly; Freedom of expression.;

    Abstract : This is a case study aiming to clarify the potentially outdated focus on the populist features in modern populist parties. By analyzing the right-wing populist party of Fidesz and the left-wing populist party of Syriza the aim is to clarify whether populism as a feature is descriptive enough to illustrate these parties, regardless their ideological stance, or whether ideology should be taken more into account than it tends to do today. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urea för kontroll av hästens små blodmaskar : effekter på kläckning och larvutveckling

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Biomedical Sciences and Veterinary Public Health

    Author : Karin Klensmeden; [2020]
    Keywords : blodmask; häst; parasiter; urea; strongylider; ägg; kläckning;

    Abstract : Små blodmaskar, cyathostominer, är en grupp av endoparasiter som förekommer hos så gott som alla hästar. Vanligtvis orsakar detta inte några symptom, men i vissa fall kan det leda till kolik, avmagring, och diarréer, ibland med dödlig utgång. Blodmaskar har en direkt livscykel, där äggen kommer ut på betet i träcken. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vying for victimhood : subtextual moral judgements and news organisation standpoints reporting Gaza 2014

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Amy Margaret Franck; [2019]
    Keywords : Israel; Palestine; Gaza; Victimhood; Media Bias; Media Morality; Mediapolis; Objectivity; Proximity; Al Jazeera; Associated Press; News Agency; Newswire; Dehumanisation; Standpoint theory; Journalism; Hamas; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the summer of 2014, a violent conflagration erupted in the isolated Palestinian enclave of Gaza. Whilst the fighting was between Hamas and Israel, Palestinian civilians paid the price. The stark disparity in deaths triggered a debate in the West about Israeli tactics, and the media was accused of ‘bias’ by both Israelis and Palestinians. READ MORE

  4. 4. Normalized Convolution Network and Dataset Generation for Refining Stereo Disparity Maps

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Datorseende; Linköpings universitet/Datorseende

    Author : Daniel Cranston; Filip Skarfelt; [2019]
    Keywords : Disparity Map; Disparity Refinement; Dataset Generation; Neural Network; Normalized Convolution;

    Abstract : Finding disparity maps between stereo images is a well studied topic within computer vision. While both classical and machine learning approaches exist in the literature, they frequently struggle to correctly solve the disparity in regions with low texture, sharp edges or occlusions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Planning for Slow Growth and Decline in Mid-Sized U.S. Cities

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Alex McKeag; [2019]
    Keywords : shrinking cities; urban shrinkage; urban decline; Illinois; ordinary cities; Midwest; shrinkage; path dependency; urban planning;

    Abstract : While many major cities in the United States are once again gaining population, growing their economies, and attracting talent, many small and mid-sized cities are in decline. The reasons for this growing disparity are multi-faceted. A growing body of research has been exploring planning challenges in declining cities and towns. READ MORE