Essays about: "senior adults"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words senior adults.

  1. 1. Birds of a feather flock together : a case study of Chinese Guangchangwu dama in a super-diverse city

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Miaoer Chen; [2021]
    Keywords : Chinese Square dance; Guangchangwu Dama; sense of belonging; friendship; Conviviality; conviviality microspaces; Diversity; super diverse; music participation; empowerment; social media; senior adults; older women; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The purpose of this paper is to critically examine how older women interact, perform to their heart's content, learn music, and communicate across cultures around square dancing in a Chinese context. The paper explores how retired Chinese grandmothers use square dancing to build social interactions, find friendships and integrate into diverse group life. READ MORE

  2. 2. Design of a Camera-Voice Assistant for Seniors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Louise Wedberg; Anna Dalgren; [2021]
    Keywords : User experience; eHealth; interaction design; elderly care; digitalisation; concept development; smart home; safety; welfare technology; telecare; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : An increased need for elderly care and health care is expected due to a population that is only getting older. Swedish health care is already known to be burdened. As a result, Sweden aims to become the best country in the world in using digitalisation and e-health solutions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovative solutions for dementia care using ICT: A qualitative content analysis.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Adeyinka Lawrence Adeojo; [2020]
    Keywords : Information and communication technology ICT ; Information System IS ; Human-Organization-Technology fit HOT Framework; Dementia patients; Older adults; EHealth; Qualitative Content Analysis;

    Abstract : Aims/Objectives: The objectives of this thesis were to examine and discuss the existing information and communication technology (ICT) tools used in the healthcare sector for older adults with dementia, the benefits and challenges of using these ICT tools from the perspective of older adults with dementia and their health care providers. Research methods: Data was collected using semi-structured interviews with older adults with dementia and health care providers and managers at a nursing home in Nigeria. READ MORE

  4. 4. Male Rape in Auschwitz? : An Exploration of the Dynamics of Kapo-PiepelSexual Violence in KL Auschwitz during the Holocaust

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Hugo Valentin-centrum

    Author : Laura Landwehrkamp; [2019]
    Keywords : Holocaust; Auschwitz; sexual violence; male rape; Kapo; Piepel;

    Abstract : Male-male sexual violence during the Holocaust is under-researched. Despite being a widespread occurrence in the Nazi concentration camps, very few accounts from primary sources are available of the sexual violence perpetrated against the Piepel: male Jewish children, adolescents, and young adults, by male Kapos or senior prisoner functionaries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Internet Banking Adoption in Sweden : An exploratory case study of Internet banking adoption among senior citizens

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Sheng Kuang Hou; George Gergi; [2015]
    Keywords : Internet Banking; Technology; Banking Industry; Elders Adoption; SSTs; Technological Acceptance Model TAM ; Theory of Planned Behavior TPB ; Seniors; Sweden; Umeå;

    Abstract : The development of technology over the recent years has led to tremendous changes in the finance and banking industry. One of the self-service technologies (SSTs) that has triggered a revolutionary impact is Internet banking. READ MORE