Essays about: "shape"

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  1. 1. Gaining international legitimacy by improving women's rights and gender equality - The case of Nicaragua

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Douglas Svedberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Nicaragua; International legitimacy; Women s rights; Gender equality; Autocracy; Political reform;

    Abstract : A reoccurring argument in previous research is that autocracies implement policy changes for women’s rights in order to gain international legitimacy. The idea is that by showing the international community that they are on-board with the global movement to empower women; focus is diverted from their shortcomings in other democratic aspects. READ MORE

  2. 2. 4000K a luminaire

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Martin Paulsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Ergonomy; Vision; Light; Luminaire; Construction sites; Lighting; Ergonomi; Ljus; Byggarbetsplats; Arbetsljus; Belysning; General Works; Arts and Architecture; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : There are great risks of a multitude of injuries due to poor light at construction sites. This leads ultimately to costly counteractions from society. The goal of this project was to put construction workers’ situation in the spotlight by giving construction sites better vision ergonomics through providing enough, even and glare-free light. READ MORE

  3. 3. Assessing required safety measures for belt conveyors : Designing a safety assessment tool regarding standard 620+A1:2010

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Marcus Widstrand; Samuel Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : industrial design; belt conveyor; ergonomic; standardization; SS-EN 620; nip-point; safety assessment; idler;

    Abstract : This is a Master of Science Thesis in Industrial Design Engineering conducted at Luleå University of Technology with the orientation towards product design and development. This report comprises 30 credits, started autumn 2019 and ended in the beginning of 2020. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design of a Ski Mountaineering Helmet

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Mikaela Zernell; [2020]
    Keywords : Design; Ski Mountaineering; Helmet; Design Process; industrial design;

    Abstract : This is a master thesis project in Industrial Design Engineering at Luleå University of Technology performed during the spring semester 2019 and with the goal to design a helmet for POC specialized for ski mountaineering.   To cope with new rules in ski mountaineering competitions, to widen the product catalogue of POC and to make ski mountaineering safer and more enjoyable, a double certified helmet was to be designed, meaning certified for both mountaineering and downhill skiing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Intersecting Oppressions of Migrant Domestic Workers : (In)Securities of Female Migration to Lebanon

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Janine Gunzelmann; [2020]
    Keywords : Gendered Migration; Migrant Domestic Workers; Intersectionality; Lebanon;

    Abstract : This Master’s thesis explores the intersection of powers that create (in)secure female migration to Lebanon. It contributes to a growing literature corpus about the lives of women, originating from South/ South-East Asia and Sub-Saharan Africa, who migrate to Lebanon to work in the domestic work sector. READ MORE