Essays about: "language policy"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 118 essays containing the words language policy.

  1. 1. ‘We have updated our privacy policy’ - An analysis of the suitability of Privacy Policies, as End User License Agreements, to provide transparency as required in the General Data Protection Regulation

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sofia Eriksson; [2019-02-14]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The General Data Protection Regulation presents transparency as a tool for data subjects to become informed and in control of their privacy through their personal information. Within this thesis the possibility of providing transparency for data subjects, as required within GDPR, is questioned based on the suitability of using privacy policies formed as End User License Agreements (EULAs) as the tool providing transparency. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Perpetual Colonial Situation: Language and Dominance in Taiwan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Tsung-Ting Chen; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : language policy; colonialism; Hoklo; Mandarin; sociology; habitus; field; capital; Taiwan; China;

    Abstract : In Taiwan today, 96% of the population speaks Mandarin. Yet, Mandarin speakers were rare, if not totally absent, on the island before 1945. READ MORE

  3. 3. Measuring the information content of Riksbank meeting minutes

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Sofia Fröjd; [2019]
    Keywords : Latent Dirichlet Allocation; Natual Language Processing; Central Bank communication; Hawk-o-meter; Riksbank;

    Abstract : As the amount of information available on the internet has increased sharply in the last years, methods for measuring and comparing text-based information is gaining popularity on financial markets. Text mining and natural language processing has become an important tool for classifying large collections of texts or documents. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analysis of the political debate on citizenship testing in Sweden and the UK

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Nora Lindström; [2018-06-12]
    Keywords : engelska; SIK; citizenship testing; language testing; civic integration policy; immigration; political discourse; UK; Sweden; Europe;

    Abstract : In recent decades, more and more countries in the Western world have introduced higher requirements on language and civics skills for the granting of citizenship. This tendency has been referred to by Joppke (2007) as ‘the civic integration policy trend’. READ MORE

  5. 5. THEGOVERNORS ANDTHE GOVERNMENT. A lexical analysis of national and local manifestos in Japan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Julia Olsson; [2018-01-19]
    Keywords : japanska; Japanese politics; ; Japanese Governors; Japanese political language; Japanese manifestos; Japanese local politics;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine whether the linguistic characteristics in the local policy statements (知事の所信表明 chijinoshoshinhyoumei)reflect those of national manifesto(綱 領 kouryou)characteristics. The basic theory behind the present thesis is lexical analysis and text mining such as proposed by Hanks (2013), and vocabulary and script analysis in reference to Yamaguchi (2007). READ MORE