Essays about: "fieldwork"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 436 essays containing the word fieldwork.

  1. 1. Automated Digitization and Summarization of Analog Archives : Comparing summaries made by GPT-3 and a human

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Signaler och system

    Author : Maja Linderholm; [2022]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis aimed to create a tool that could assist climate researchers in their fieldwork. Through dialog with researchers at Stockholms University a need and interest for automated digitization and summarization of their handwritten notes could be identified. READ MORE

  2. 2. The In-Visible : Life as an IDU with HIV in Romania

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Georgia Cristiana Zavatti; [2022]
    Keywords : IDU; homeless; HIV; post-socialist; structural violence; biopolitics; governmentality; homo sacer; other; stigma; risk; ID card; drugs; vulnerability; visibility; invisibility;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to present the situation of the intravenous drug-users (IDUs) living with HIV in Romania, with a focus on Bucharest. The study follows the IDUs experiences from the environment they live in, to the day-to-day examples of structural violence they face. READ MORE

  3. 3. How Do Civil Society Organizations Challenge Bordering Practices in Calais?

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för globala politiska studier (GPS)

    Author : Zazie Schilke; [2022]
    Keywords : Migration; Practices; Bordering; Ethnography; Solidarity; Civil Society Organizations;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I explore the topic of migration and specifically the case of Calais. Approaching it from a non-state perspective, I focus on the practices of civil society organizations that support people on the move and ask if and how these practices challenge state policies and practices. READ MORE

  4. 4. Monitoring of heat exchanges in thesnowpack of Foxfonna glacier, Spitzbergen,Svalbard.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Förbränningsfysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Thibault Desjonquères; [2022]
    Keywords : Glaciers; Glaciology; Svalbard; Geophysics; Superimposed Ice; Foxfonna; Geology.; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : The processes of meltwater storage in firn and the impact of refreezing on firn-coveredglaciers have been investigated on the Greenland ice-sheet. On Svalbard, climate changepromotes the disappearance of firn on glaciers. READ MORE

  5. 5. God, the Nation, and the King in Everyday Life : Everyday politics and everyday religion in an urban Jordanian context

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Julia Sandin Bard; [2022]
    Keywords : everyday politics; everyday resistance; everyday support; everyday religion; lived religion; Jordan; political engagement;

    Abstract : Scholars and experts speak of a political apathy and a lack of political engagement in Jordan. In conventional studies of political engagement a large part of the actual everyday engagement of “the ordinary” is overlooked as it does not conform to the prevailing view of political or civic engagement. READ MORE