Essays about: "evolution"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1601 essays containing the word evolution.

  1. 1. Sexy 16-Year-Old Baby-Eater: Gendered, Sexualized, and Racialized Discourses in Exalted, Second Edition

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Niels-Martin Ström Josefsen; [2021-11-26]
    Keywords : Roleplaying games; Exalted; feminist post-structural discourse analysis; representation; geek culture; race; gender; sexuality; Dungeons Dragons; discourses; White Wolf; misogyny; fantasy; genre subversion; social constructivism; media tropes; monstrous women; monstrous motherhood; infantilization; trans representation; sexualization; animalization;

    Abstract : Previous research finds roleplaying games, as well as the wider spectrum of geek culture thatthey exist within, to be defined by discourses favoring a white, heterosexual, cis-maleviewpoint, drawing up and reproducing stereotypes and tropes that are inherently misogynist,homophobic, and racist. Heretofore, research into discourses of gender, sexuality, and race inroleplaying games has focused overwhelmingly on market leader Dungeons & Dragons (1971-ongoing), largely neglecting to scrutinize other well-established titles that may adhere to orbreak from the same tendencies. READ MORE

  2. 2. "Vi inhämtar aldrig information utan att på något sätt omvandla den" En tematisk studie av "Det sällsamma djuret från norr"

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : David Fredriksson; [2021-09-28]
    Keywords : Lars Gustafsson; medvetandet; science fiction; artificiell intelligens; evolution; människan och icke-mänskliga djur; Pierre Teilhard de Chardin; Max Tegmark; fiktion och verklighet;

    Abstract : This study examines how consciousness is presented in Lars Gustafsson's science fiction novel Det sällsamma djuret från norr. My reading concentrates not only biological consciousness but also artificially and how these are presented in relation to each other. READ MORE

  3. 3. Simulating an Ecosystem

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Aron Sjöberg; Emil Wingårdh; Erik Söderpalm; Theo Wiik; Viktor Fredholm; Yvonne Hansson; [2021-09-14]
    Keywords : ecosystem; simulation; Unity; genetic algorithm; evolution; natural selection;

    Abstract : Simulations are computer programs based on models, used to imitate real-life scenarios. Simulating an ecosystem is a great challenge given the various factors thatinteract and animals that coexist. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interactive Ecosystem Simulator

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : JOHAN ATTERFORS; CARL HOLMBERG; ALEXANDER HUANG; ROBIN KARHU; BRAGE LAE; ALEXANDER LARSSON VAHLBERG; [2021-09-07]
    Keywords : Ecosystem; Simulation; Unity; AI; ML; RL; ABM; GA; PCG; Welford;

    Abstract : As ecosystems are complex domains, both analytical and computer-aided modelscan aid in gaining insights about their dynamics. One such computer-aided modelis the concept of ecosystem simulation. This project aims to build an interactiveand visual ecosystem simulation in the Unity game engine. READ MORE

  5. 5. Market Power in the Food Industry: The Swedish Egg Supply Chain

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Virginia Ostrowski; Alexandra Öhrn; [2021-08-24]
    Keywords : Market power; competition; food industry; markups; productivity;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE