Essays about: "studying science"

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  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Using Deep Learning to Answer Visual Questions from Blind People

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Denis Dushi; [2019]
    Keywords : Visual Question Answering; VizWiz; Deep Learning.;

    Abstract : A natural application of artificial intelligence is to help blind people overcome their daily visual challenges through AI-based assistive technologies. In this regard, one of the most promising tasks is Visual Question Answering (VQA): the model is presented with an image and a question about this image. It must then predict the correct answer. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dehumanization in Everyday Politics : A study of discursive dehumanization of beggars on social media

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Joanna Hellström; [2019]
    Keywords : Dehumanization; political communication; discourse; right-wing populism; social media; political participation;

    Abstract : Social science scholars mainly regard dehumanization as a phenomenon of conflict and war. Concurrently, dehumanizing attitudes and behavior in democratic, non-conflict settings is a significant field within social psychology. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigating Swedish Trade Unions’ Labor Market Preferences: the role of union member labor market risk exposure and the white-collar/blue-collar union divide

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sven Johan Richard Forsén; [2019]
    Keywords : Industrial relations; trade unions; labor market policy; policy preferences; union politics; employment protection legislation; solidaristic wage-setting; unemployment insurance; training rights; continuous education.;

    Abstract : In the literature on the emergence of the welfare state, the strength of trade unions and the organized working class is often touted as the primary driving force behind the welfare state project. Furthermore, much of the previous literature has tended to assume union homogeneity across countries, federations, industries and professions. READ MORE