Essays about: "observation"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. Under our own eyes - Mothers in search for consciousness and social change in Brazil

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Fernanda Favaro; [2019]
    Keywords : motherhood; communication for development; participatory communication; work rights; feminism; networks; social media; empowerment; conscientization; dialogue; gender equality; Brazil; mumpreneurship;

    Abstract : This case study provides an analysis on how working women mothers in Brazil articulate themselves in a feminist network born on social media (Maternativa) to generate collective empowerment, raise awareness about oppression and mobilize around work rights. Using qualitative methods such as insider participant observation, interviews and content analysis, it investigates how participatory-related communicative practices and feminism interplay on digital and interpersonal environments fostering dialogue, conscientization and, potentially, a “political turn” in the collective’s agenda. READ MORE

  3. 3. Usability Testing of Software Products : A case study about usability testing and how to improve the practice

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Alice Hällkvist; [2019]
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    Abstract : Usability testing is an important task during development of software products such as web and mobile applications. It is a growing and evolving concept but is often left out during development due to time and costs. Developers are also expected to handle the usability testing but are given minimal training to do so. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tools for optimizing the observation planning of the MATS satellite mission

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Rymdteknik

    Author : David Skånberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Satellite; Space; Mission Planning; Mission analysis; Software development; MATS; Earth Observation; Operational Planning Tool;

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  5. 5. Present and Future Extreme Weather in Sweden According to the d4PDF

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Dennis Davour; [2019]
    Keywords : Climate change; extreme weather; climate database; statistical analysis; RCP8.5; d4PDF; SMHI; return periods; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Natural events that happen more rarely have historically been more difficult to study and continue to require different methods. For example, rare occurrences of natural disasters and weather events can have return periods of thousands of years but because of their large impact are very important to study. READ MORE