Essays about: "pragmatic awareness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words pragmatic awareness.

  1. 1. So, what you’re saying is …? : A study of year 9 students’ attitudes towards and perceived knowledge of communicative competence

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Daniel Sandström; [2019]
    Keywords : communicative competence; second language learning; pragmatic awareness; teaching focus; learner perception; lower secondary school language teaching;

    Abstract : Swedes’ proficiency in English is often high up in the world rankings among the countries in which English is an L2[1]. Learners of English are routinely tested in the Swedish school system, using standardized national tests to measure how well students are doing nationwide, whilst also providing teachers with sometimes essential assistance in grading students’ language skills. READ MORE

  2. 2. Small-scale farmers’ intentions to carry out conservation-oriented agriculture through participation in the Entry-Level Stewardship Agri-Environment Scheme : the role of attitudes and values in farming behaviour

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Andrew Gallagher; [2018]
    Keywords : Agri-Environment Schemes; Productivism; Multifunctionality; Conservation-oriented Agriculture; Attitudes; Values; Identity; Behaviour; Agricultural Transition;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the attitudes of small-scale farmers towards conservation-oriented farming as prescribed through the Entry-Level Stewardship Agri-Environmental Scheme. It aims to understand whether values and identity play a role in how agricultural practices are perceived by farmers and whether this affects their behavioral intentions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urbanism in the making : A handbook of survival

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Vasilios Ingvar Raptis; [2017]
    Keywords : urbanism; theories; definition; typologies; history; urbanization; industrialization; future;

    Abstract : Urbanization is increasing uncontrollably with accelerating speed and the problems this is causing can be seen at the symptoms they produce. Gentrification, sprawl, slums, ecological disasters, psychological effects on people are some of many problems having to do with cities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Facing a new pest : the case of the invasive fruit fly Drosophila suzukii in southern Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Emilia Mühlhäuser; [2017]
    Keywords : Drosophila suzukii; soft fruits and berries; Sweden; Skåne; Integrated Pest Management; SPLAT; Hanseniaspora uvarum; systems approach; Participatory Action Research;

    Abstract : In an increasingly globalized food system, pests move easily together with food products and can cause significant damage in their new ranges. The problem is aggravated by climate change, enabling pest survival in previously uninhabitable areas. READ MORE

  5. 5. Facing a new pest : the case of the invasive fruit fly Drosophila suzukii in southern Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Emilia Mühlhäuser; [2017]
    Keywords : Drosophila suzukii; soft fruits and berries; Sweden; Skåne; Integrated Pest Management; SPLAT; Hanseniaspora uvarum; systems approach; Participatory Action Research;

    Abstract : In an increasingly globalized food system, pests move easily together with food products and can cause significant damage in their new ranges. The problem is aggravated by climate change, enabling pest survival in previously uninhabitable areas. READ MORE