Essays about: "studying science"

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  1. 1. Energy-water nexus in Mexico: A network-based approach of polycentric governance.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Ricardo Gómez Zamudio; [2019]
    Keywords : Energy-water nexus; polycentric governance; social network analyis; sustainability science; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : By 2050, sixty percent of human population worldwide is going to live in cities. This will increase natural resource consumption to provide products and services in cities. Additionally, current policy making is done through a silo thinking mindset where unintended consequences can undermine natural resources availability. READ MORE

  2. 2. Heinrich’s Local Rationality: Shouldn’t ‘New View’ Thinkers Ask Why Things Made Sense To Him?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Carsten Busch; [2019]
    Keywords : Heinrich; safety; science; new view; local rationality; causation; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Herbert William Heinrich is one of the most influential pioneers within safety. His concepts, originally from the late 1920s, influence safety practice and theory, even today. In recent years, Heinrich’s legacy received increasing critique, also from contemporary safety authors that generally are counted among the ‘new view’. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gender Differences in Gratitude Among University Students in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för psykologi (PSY)

    Author : Mathias Rydh; [2019]
    Keywords : Trait gratitude; gratitude interventions; gender differences; positive affect; negative affect;

    Abstract : Previous findings suggest that gratitude is related to a multitude of benefits, such as improved psychological well-being, decreased psychological distress and more positive social relationships. The interest in gratitude as a research topic for psychological science is relatively new, and as such, there are many aspects of gratitude that need to be studied more. READ MORE

  4. 4. Collective identity: a navigator in domestic and international politics - The case of Montenegro’s debate on NATO-accession

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Semira Osmanovic; [2019]
    Keywords : identity politics; collective identity; Montenegro; NATO; alliance; party politics; DPS; NOVA; Montenegrin; Serb; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Emerging scholarships on identity politics are challenging the traditional understanding of the relation between politics and identity; from politics shaping identity, to the other way around. The field has lately been successful in mapping out connection between identity and alliance formation, as well as demonstrating how identity shapes political attitudes and policy choices. READ MORE

  5. 5. Using Motion Capture and Virtual Reality to test the advantages of Human Robot Collaboration

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Francisco Rivera; [2019]
    Keywords : Virtual Reality; Human Robot Collaboration; Virtual Ergonomics; Industry 4.0; Motion Capture;

    Abstract : Nowadays Virtual Reality (VR) and Human Robot Collaboration (HRC) are becoming more and more important in Industry as well as science. This investigation studies the applications of these two technologies in the ergonomic field by developing a system able to visualise and present ergonomics evaluation results in real time assembly tasks in a VR Environment, and also, evaluating the advantages of Human Robot Collaboration by studying in Virtual Reality a specific operation carried at Volvo Global Trucks Operation´s factory in Skövde. READ MORE