Essays about: "soft system methodology"

Showing result 6 - 10 of 41 essays containing the words soft system methodology.

  1. 6. What can cooperation in the Black Sea Region teach us about Securitization Theory

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Alex Tanchev; [2019-09-26]
    Keywords : securitization; collective action; realism; Turkey; NATO; Russia; European Union; international cooperation; low-trust system; Black Sea Region; Eurasianism; Neo-Osmanism; soft power;

    Abstract : As a relatively new theoretical framework, Securitization Theory has been criticized for its descriptive, rather than explanatory, nature, lack of unified methodology and its limited transferability. By using the Black Sea Region as an empirical example, I offer a new perspective on the merits of Securitization Theory–namely that it should be seen as a step towards an integrated multidisciplinary approach that allows for a dialogue between different theoretical schools. READ MORE

  2. 7. Coastal erosion in Ängelholm : a case study tracking recent and historical changes to Vejbystrand

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Anna Hamilton; [2018]
    Keywords : coastal erosion; Ängelholm; coastal topography; DSAS; change detection; frequent storms; climate change; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : As global warming continues to change the global climate, extreme weather events become more common. The effects of such events vary regionally due to both natural and anthropo- genic influences. This study identifies the main mechanisms causing coastal erosion in Äng- elholm and evaluates the adaptation measures implemented by the municipality. READ MORE

  3. 8. Smart City Lighting in the City of Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Nätverk och systemteknik

    Author : Ignacio Javier Pascual Pelayo; [2018]
    Keywords : IoT; Smart City; LoRa; NB-IoT; 802.15.4; lighting;

    Abstract : The vision of the Smart City and Internet of Things is gradually becoming areality. Many cities around the world have initiated a modernization processtowards more intelligent and ecient management systems and Stockholm isnot an exception. READ MORE

  4. 9. Readiness Assessment Framework for Transfer of Production Systems - A Case Study

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Viktorija Badasjane; Staffan Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : Readiness Assessment; Change Management; Production System Development;

    Abstract : Introduction The implementation or transfer of production systems from the developing organisation to the receiving can induce difficulties, however a connection between achieving readiness of the receiver within the context of PSD has not been investigated previously. The aim of this thesis is thus to examine PSD in a core plant environment, focusing on the transfer activity and readiness for change. READ MORE

  5. 10. Improving the Visibility and the Accessibility of Web Services. A User-Centric Approach.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Ioannis C. Drivas; [2017]
    Keywords : Soft Systems Methodology; Search Engine Optimization; Search Engine Optimization for Organizations; Search Engines; Improvement of the Visibility on the WWW; Improvement of the Accessibility on the WWW; Web Services; Internet-based Systems; Usability; User-Centric Approach;

    Abstract : The World Wide Web provides a well standing environment in any kind of organizations for exposing online products and services. However, no one ensures that web products or services which provided by organizations or enterprises, would receive the proper visibility and accessibility by the internet users. READ MORE