Essays about: "infant"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 103 essays containing the word infant.


    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Despoina Myronidi; [2021]
    Keywords : newborns; feeling of presence; infant behaviours; social design; feeling safe; reactive light; pulsing light; sound and light; sensors and controls; programming light;

    Abstract : This is a project-based thesis focusing on the investigation of topics related to human newborns and the factors found in their surrounding environment that need to be assessed so as to provide them with a feeling comfort. The objective is to boost their emotional development by the means of light in a close relation to sound so as to provide them with a type of intelligence allowing them to normally interact within a society during their adult life, reassuring social equality and eliminating potential social exclusion due to unexpected behaviours. READ MORE

  2. 2. In the Arms of Our Ancestors: The Universal Social Phenomenon of Human Child Care

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi

    Author : Viktoria Skou; [2021]
    Keywords : social anthropology; child care; evolution; cross-cultural research; feminism; care ethics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Care is a fundamental need to all human children, in all cultures and through all of human existence. While child care is universal, its practices are cultural-specific. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vilka faktorer påverkar avelsarbetet med snöleoparder i europeiska djurparker?

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

    Author : Mattias Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : snöleopard; mortalitet; avelsarbete;

    Abstract : Snöleoparden (Panthera uncia) har länge ansetts hotad i det vilda, både av tjuvjakt, men på senare tid även av habitatförlust från miljöförändringar och människopåverkan. Sedan slutet av1900-talet så har det funnits ett internationellt samarbete i avelsrutiner, och majoriteten av hållarna utanför kinesiska fastlandet är med i samma stambok för att se till att hålla arten genetiskt diversifierad. READ MORE

  4. 4. Infants of the Aegean Bronze Age : A study of intramural infant burials in their social context

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Sunnervik Sofia; [2021]
    Keywords : Intramural burial; infant burial; Aegean Bronze Age; social change; kinship;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the phenomenon of intramural infant burial during Middle Helladic III–Late Helladic II during the Aegean Bronze Age. Intramural graves of children aged two years or less at Málthi and Ayios Stephanos, two settlements on the Greek mainland, are studied from a number of perspectives: the physical properties of the graves and the buried infants, the spatial and intramural context of the grave, and their relationship to their social and societal context. READ MORE

  5. 5. Circular Entrepreneurship in a Cradle to Cradle inspired start-up: an in-depth look at the motives and challenges associated with the implementation of a circular business model in Zambia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Olivia Bienko; Joar Egnér Löfberg; [2021]
    Keywords : circular economy; circular business models; sustainable development; circular start-up; clean cooking; cradle to cradle; industrial ecology; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This study examines the implementation of circular economy principles in a company operating in a developing country. Focus is put on the start-up phase of the company, where we seek to understand the entrepreneurial motive behind implementing circular, sustainable practices in the infant stage of the company. READ MORE