Essays about: "example of social studies"

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  1. 1. Simulating Human Movement Patterns in an Area : A Part of the Crowdmapper Project

    University essay from Jönköping University/Tekniska Högskolan

    Author : Rasmus Svanberg; Hampus Svensson; [2021]
    Keywords : Final Thesis Work; Human Simulation; Unity; Game Engine; Crowdmapper; Pandemic; Social Distancing; Computer Science; C-Sharp; C#;

    Abstract : In 2019, the Covid-19 pandemic struck the world, creating a need for social distancing to stop the spreading of the virus. This report will discuss and cover how a simulation was implemented in the game engine Unity that simulates human movement-patterns, which in turn will help with spreading people out in public areas. READ MORE

  2. 2. When Women Speak up : Sustainability Engagement under A Gender Perspective: An Example of SMEs in Gotland

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rosa Jeaneth Costo Pérez; Xiaoxiao Tang; [2021]
    Keywords : Gender Equality; Sustainability Engagement; Small and MediumSized Enterprises; Capabilities Approach; Dynamic Capabilities; Individual Dynamic Capabilities; Social Desirability; Social Approval;

    Abstract : The relationship between Gender Equality (GE) and Sustainability has been analysed for many years, with plenty of studies choosing the angle of the businesses environment to cut in. In addition, SMEs, as the predominant form of enterprise worldwide, are the primary source of employment in most countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. Social hållbarhet i stadens planeringsprocesser : en exempelstudie av Mary Anderssons park, Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Johanna Frohm; [2021]
    Keywords : social hållbarhet; hållbarhet; hållbar stadsutveckling; planering; Malmö stad; Mary Anderssons park; landskapsarkitektur; jämlikhet; offentliga miljöer; förvaltning; MKB;

    Abstract : Begreppet hållbar utveckling, tillika den sociala dimensionen av hållbarhet är komplexa begrepp utan entydig definition och som präglas av konflikt sett till intresse, mål och värde. Bortom debatten om innebörd är social hållbarhet idag ett centralt begrepp inom politiken och har en viktig funktion i diskussioner om mål och syften gällande planering och samhällsutveckling. READ MORE

  4. 4. When Symbols Strike : The role of symbols and visual media for online activism, networks, and connection in the Women’s Strike in Poland

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Gabriella Gut; [2021]
    Keywords : visuals; symbols; visual media; social movements; online activism; networks; connection; reproductive rights; feminism; solidarity; Women’s Strike; Poland; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The case study in focus for this research is the Women’s Strike in Poland movement during its articulation in late 2020. This movement was organized to campaign for reproductive rights and women’s rights in Poland after a restrictive abortion law was proposed in 2016, put into motion in 2020, and passed in 2021. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring metropolitan governance in the Öresund Region

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Roger Barres; [2021]
    Keywords : metropolitan area; city-region; metropolitan governance; urban politics; cross-border metropolitan region; democratic governance; Öresund region;

    Abstract : For the first time in history, more people in the world live in urban areas than in rural areas. Almost half of this world urban population now live in metropolitan areas, which are becoming central spaces of world economic and social activity, and where major global challenges happen and should be tackled. READ MORE