Essays about: "student writing"

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  1. 1. Japanese ideophones in English translation: Official vs User-generated translation of manga

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Author : Hampus Kilåker; [2018]
    Keywords : Mimetics; Onomatopoeia; Translation; Manga; English; Japanese; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : Thanks to the Internet, User-generated translated (UGT) material has spread at an impressive rate. Not much research exists on the subject as of the writing of this thesis, since it is a relatively new field within Translation Studies. It is an interesting topic worth exploring nonetheless. READ MORE

  2. 2. Anticipated Events’ Impact on FX Options’ Implied Volatility

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Author : Frej Håkansson; Björn Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Volatility frown; implied volatility; jump model; anticipated event; SABR; FX Options; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Abstract : Understanding events’ impact on financial instruments are crucial for the participants in the financial markets. Here we propose an approach to model an anticipated event’s impact on the prices of FX options, represented in implied volatility. READ MORE

  3. 3. The power of hydrology in the Omo-Gibe River Basin : Gibe III and flood retreat agriculture on the river omo

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Benjamin Merrick; [2018]
    Keywords : biosphere integrity; climate change; difference; hydrology; sustainability science; transicones; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : My work discusses how Gibe III is a Sustainable Development but is not sustainable. Along the river Omo are tribes and, unlike Gibe III which utilizes instrumental rationality to harness the flow of the River Omo for the production of hydroelectricity, they plant crops after the flow from the hydrological cycle floods the riverbanks with water and nutrients. READ MORE

  4. 4. Informing preparedness planning: Applications of community-based vulnerability and capacity data in the Philippines

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Stefanie Eleanor Di Domenico; [2018]
    Keywords : Disaster risk reduction; preparedness; preparedness planning; community-based disaster preparedness; vulnerability; capacity; Vulnerability and Capacity Assessments VCAs ; the Philippines; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Disasters are not natural, but rather a combination of a natural hazard and its impact on vulnerable people and resources. Therefore, when engaging in disaster risk reduction and coming to an understanding of disaster risk, existing conditions within society should be understood. READ MORE

  5. 5. Atëphobia: On Lovecraft, Deleuze and the limits of affectual geography

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Carl Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Affect; Deleuze; Lovecraft; Non-representational theory; Aesthetics; Literary geography; Experimental writing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Over the past two decades non-representational and affectual geographers have cited the French philosopher Gilles Deleuze to the point of exhaustion. In this thesis I read Deleuze’s interpretation of Spinoza through the weird tales written by the American horror author H. P. READ MORE