Essays about: "high power distance"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 99 essays containing the words high power distance.

  1. 1. “If you take the woman from the family for only a week, everything will crumble down.” : An Ecofeminist Perspective on Social Entrepreneurship in Kenya

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Amanda Lundberg; Linnéa Lundeborg; [2019]
    Keywords : Ecofeminism; Social Entrepreneurship; Kenya; Case study; Ethnographic Study; ASAL land;

    Abstract : The Kenyan society is patriarchal, has an alarming rate of deforestation where rural farmers, especially women, are highly affected by climate change. There is little research on companies operating in dry areas with a mission to address poverty, ecology and women. READ MORE

  2. 2. Concurrent validity and reliability of a time of-flight camera on measuring muscle’s mechanical properties during sprint running

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Avdelningen för idrottsmedicin

    Author : Sebastian Stattin; [2019]
    Keywords : Depth camera; 3D camera; Biomechanics; Acceleration; 1080 sprint;

    Abstract : Recent advancements in 3D data gathering have made it possible to measure the distance to an object at different time stamps through the use of time-of-flight cameras. Therefore, the purpose of this study was to investigate the validity and reliability of a time-of-flight camera on different mechanical sprint properties of the muscle. READ MORE

  3. 3. Realistic Computer aided design : model of an exoskeleton

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : David Hoyos Rodriguez; [2019]
    Keywords : EKSOVest; PTC CREO; Exoskeleton; Parametrization; High-pressure spring; Musculoskeletal disorder;

    Abstract : The musculoskeletal disorders have significant health care, social and economic consequences in the factories nowadays. One of the most promising possible solutions is the use of exoskeletons in the workstations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Energy Consumption of Low Power Wide Area Network Node Devices in the Industrial, Scientific and Medical Band

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

    Author : Rúni Eriksen; [2019]
    Keywords : LoRa; LoRaWAN; Sigfox; IoT; LPWAN; energy consumption; energy optimisation; LoRa; LoRaWAN; Sigfox; IoT; LPWAN; strömforbrukning; energioptimering;

    Abstract : Low-Power Wide-Area Networks, LPWANs, achieve long communication ranges with a low energy consumption by communicating at low bit rates. Most LPWAN devices are battery powered and are required to operate for an extended period of time, which stresses the requirements for energy efficiency. READ MORE

  5. 5. Legislative impact on the fight against Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in The Gambia

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Johanna Stenberg; Carl Thorsson; [2019]
    Keywords : FGM; Female genital mutilation; Legislation; NGO; Collectivism; Cultural Relativism; Universalism; Gambia;

    Abstract : Over 200 million women and girls alive today have been victims of Female Geni-tal Mutilation / Cutting, and another 3,6 million are at risk every year. This tradi-tional practice is widespread and has gained a lot of attention from Non-governmental organizations, scholars and medical professionals around the world, stating warnings about the harmful effects. READ MORE