Essays about: "self concept"

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  1. 16. Visualization of Quantified Self data from Spotify using avatars

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för datavetenskap och medieteknik (DM)

    Author : Stefan Aleksikj; [2018]
    Keywords : Quantified Self; Chernoff faces; avatars; data visualization; Spotify;

    Abstract : The increased interest for self-tracking through the use of technology has given birth to the Quantified Self movement. The movement empowers users to gain self-knowledge from their own data. The overall idea is fairly recent and as such it provides a vast space for exploration and research. READ MORE

  2. 17. Empathy for pain and its modulating factors

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Madeleine Jones; [2018]
    Keywords : Empathy for pain; empathy; felt pain; modulation; cognitive neuroscience;

    Abstract : The present thesis deals with the concept of empathy for pain, its neurobiological underpinnings and modulations of the phenomenon. Empathy for pain is understood as the empathic response that occurs when recognising another in pain and entails at least the affective processes of actually felt pain in oneself. READ MORE

  3. 18. Development of UHPC concrete using mostly locally available raw materials

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Lennart Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : UHPC; Ultra High-Performance Concrete;

    Abstract : The concrete technology has during the last century changed dramatically where the concept of high strength concrete has gone from 30MPa to well over 100MPa. UHPC has many areas of application and is used more and more frequently in all manner of structures. READ MORE

  4. 19. Identity Work of Social Entrepreneurs - The Way of Maintaining a Coherent Self-View

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Hannah Antonie Schmitz; Laura Crespi van Assche; [2018]
    Keywords : Identity; Identity Work; Social Entrepreneurship; Social Entrepreneurial Identity; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Title: Identity Work of Social Entrepreneurs - The Way of Maintaining a Coherent Self-view Authors: Hannah Antonie Schmitz and Laura Crespi Van Assche Supervisor: Nadja Sörgärde Submission Date: 18th of May 2018 Keywords: Identity, Identity Work, Social Entrepreneurship, Social Entrepreneurial Identity Purpose: To understand how social entrepreneurs manage to maintain a coherent self-view by successfully engaging in identity work. Research Questions: How do social entrepreneurs maintain a coherent self-view? Sub questions: How do social entrepreneurs frame themselves? What tensions and struggles provoke doubt about their self-view? In what ways do they cope with such struggles? Methodology: Following an interpretive and abductive approach, we crafted a qualitative research study. READ MORE

  5. 20. Environmentalism of the occupied: A slow violence perspective on the West Bank’s deteriorating agricultural sector, and an overview of Palestinian agro-resistance in the struggle towards food sovereignty

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Jennifer Luna Pedersen; [2018]
    Keywords : slow violence; food sovereignty; environmentalism of the poor; environmentalism of the occupied; resistance; occupied Palestinian territories oPt ; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores what it means to struggle for food sovereignty under belligerent occupation. It makes the argument that the deliberate suppression of agriculture in the West Bank (occupied Palestinian territories) and ensuing deterioration of food sovereignty can be understood as an example of “slow violence,” further entrenching the settler-colonial occupation of Palestine. READ MORE