Essays about: "human characteristics list"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words human characteristics list.

  1. 1. Influencing identity through objects in ‘constructed realities’ : The role of a ‘diegetic prototype’ in influencing a person's sense of identity in relation to nature

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Maskinkonstruktion

    Author : Mia Shu; [2020]
    Keywords : identity; environmental identity; human-nature connection; speculative design; design fiction; diegetic prototype; transition design; food; home;

    Abstract : Human-nature connection is recognized for its importance for our well-being, development of our environmental identity, and potentially leading to pro-environmental behaviour due to the support of an individual’s intrinsic values. However, the fostering of this connection is not supported and being implemented within society at large. READ MORE

  2. 2. Supporting personalisation of ADAS through driver characteristics - a design science study

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

    Author : Filip Walldén; Simon Löfving; Boyan Dai; [2019-11-18]
    Keywords : Driver Characteristics; ADAS; Requirements Engineering;

    Abstract : The identification of driver characteristics is an importantstep to allow the adaptation of Advanced Driver Assistance Systems(ADAS) to individual driver needs, and thus increase system performanceand trust in the system function. However, most ADAS are designed forthe average driver and we investigated which driving characteristics arerelevant for personalised features, and how to derive them using Requirementelicitation. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve: Management challenges and priorities deriving from anthropogenic pressure and sea level rise

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Damiano Vesentini; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; environmental pressure; water quality; nutrient accumulation; rising sea level; climate change; value for conservation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve is located in Northern Italy and has attained recognition by UNESCO in 2015 due to its unique natural and cultural value. The reserve covers an area of approximately 140 000 hectares, supporting a human population of 118 000, as well as a complex mosaic of ecosystems, which are found in this transitional waters landscape. READ MORE

  4. 4. Frigående hundar (Canis familiaris) : är de ett hot mot vilda utrotningshotade arter?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Evelina Damm; [2017]
    Keywords : hund; frigående; Canis familiaris; utrotningshotade arter; konkurrans;

    Abstract : Hunden, Canis familiaris, är ett av människans många sällskapsdjur och tros vara det första djuret som domesticerades från anfadern vargen, Canis lupus, för flera tusen år sedan. Antal hundar i världen tros ligga runt 700 miljoner och finns på alla bebodda kontinenter. READ MORE

  5. 5. Accession of the European Union to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms (ECHR) – Analysis of Opinion 2/13 of the European Court of Justice

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Nikolaos Kratimenos; [2016]
    Keywords : ECHR; Charter of Fundamental Rights of the European Union; Opinion 2 13; accession; Article 6 2 TEU; co-respondent mechanism; the procedure for the prior involvement of the Court of Justice; specific characteristics of EU law; CFSP; Article 53 of the ECHR; principle of mutual trust; AFSJ; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : On the 18th of December 2014, the Court of Justice of the European Union delivered the historic Opinion 2/13, where it ruled that the draft agreement on the accession of the European Union to the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms is not compatible with Article 6(2) of the Treaty on European Union or with Protocol (No 8) relating to Article 6(2) TEU.In terms of practical effects, the Court’s long list of objections to the draft agreement as expressed in Opinion 2/13, blocked, at least temporarily, the road towards the accession of the EU to the ECHR. READ MORE