Essays about: "process tracing"

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  1. 1. Master’s Thesis in Political Science Democratization in southern Africa: Process and Challenges : A case study of Zimbabwe’s divergent path in its democratic transition

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Dorcas Hällstrand; [2020]
    Keywords : Democratization; democratic transition; authoritarian rule; dominant party system; power dynamics; power capture; power division; power sharing;

    Abstract : Despite promising prospects to transition towards a democracy after attaining its independence in 1980, Zimbabwe somehow fell into authoritarian rule and became increasingly undemocratic compared to other countries in southern Africa. Therefore, this thesis seeks to understand why a “most likely” case of democratization in the region failed and instead slipped into authoritarianism between 1980 and 2000. READ MORE

  2. 2. Government responses to social-ecological impacts of “dzud” in Mongolia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Markus Barnevik Olsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Mongolia; dzud; social-ecological resilience; environmental governance; process tracing; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : “Dzud” is a unique winter weather phenomenon with devastating effects on livestock and the people of Mongolia. As climate change continues to intensify, the social-ecological impacts of dzud worsens. READ MORE

  3. 3. Distributed Trace Comparisons for Code Review : A System Design and Practical Evaluation

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Hannes Rabo; [2020]
    Keywords : Distributed tracing; Request flow comparison; Developer productivity; Code review; Distributed systems; Distribuerad tracing; Jämförelse av protokollförfrågningsflöden; produktivitet hos utvecklare; Kodgranskning; Distribuerade systems;

    Abstract : Ensuring the health of a distributed system with frequent updates is complicated. Many tools exist to improve developers’ comprehension and productivity in this task, but room for improvement exists. READ MORE

  4. 4. Real-Time Ray Tracing With Polarization Parameters

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Viktor Enfeldt; [2020]
    Keywords : ray tracing; polarizing filters; Mueller calculus; real-time; rendering; strålspårning; polariseringsfilter; Mueller-kalkyl; realtid; rendering;

    Abstract : Background. The real-time renderers used in video games and similar graphics applications do not model the polarization aspect of light. Polarization parameters have previously been incorporated in some offline ray-traced renderers to simulate polarizing filters and various optical effects. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Construction and Destruction of “the other”The Influence of Right-wing Populist Rhetoric on Xenophobic Hate Crimes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Stefano Cisternino; [2020]
    Keywords : Xenophobia; Hate Crimes; Italy; Racism; Right-wing; Rhetoric;

    Abstract : Today, two phenomena are growing; the constant increase in xenophobic hate crimes and the rampant presence of political and media representatives engaged in right-wing populist rhetoric aimed at defending the people from all threats. The question of how right-wing populist rhetoric influences the occurrence of these violent acts has only been addressed indirectly and partially in the academic world. READ MORE