Essays about: "studying science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 198 essays containing the words studying science.

  1. 1. Identifying Metrics For Measuring Maintainability Of Models Defined in SystemWeaver

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Abdullah Awad; Sinan Saleh; [2021-03-03]
    Keywords : Computer science; Software engineering; Case study; Models; Maintainability; Patterns; Metrics;

    Abstract : Software maintenance forms a crucial activity of any viable software system. Sometimes it becomes the most expensive and time-consuming phase in the life cycle ofthe software product. Software maintainability on the other hand, measures howeasy it is for a software product to be modified. READ MORE

  2. 2. Citizens resisting Smart Cities’ initiatives : The case of Concepción (Chile) and the R+D PACYT project.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Natalia Belén Sandoval Quezada; [2021]
    Keywords : Smart cities; urban social conflict; right to the city; flagship projects; corporate storytelling; placebo interventions.;

    Abstract : Parque Científico y Tecnológico (PACYT, Science and Technology Park) is a large-scale R+D project that seems to be framed in a Smart City plan for Concepción, Chile, which the media has presented as “the Chilean Silicon Valley” (Araus, 2015; Tele13, 2019) and promises to bring not only research and development opportunities for the city but also thousands of direct and indirect jobs (Estudio Interdiseño, 2018; la Tercera, 2015) carried out by PACYT Corporation. Nonetheless, voices have raised to question the construction of the 91 hectares initiative, and some of them have even organized in citizen groups targeting the creation of the urban complex, which actively share information contesting the PACYT through social media, and coordinate activities to protest and spread the word. READ MORE

  3. 3. Emotions matter: Raising awareness about the importance of emotions for sustainability students and their well-being

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Lena Stern; [2021]
    Keywords : sustainability students; emotions; sustainability science; emotional resilience; mental health; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Due to the focus of their study program, environmental and sustainability students are vulnerable to experience negative emotional impacts, potentially affecting their mental health. This thesis contributes to increased understanding of emotions and emotional resilience in relation to the climate crisis by examining experienced emotions, studying the power students have over their emotions, and potential supporting measures. READ MORE


    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Myella Cederholm; [2021]
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    Abstract : Introduction In a national survey from 2016, 5% of Swedish teenagers reported experience of repeated physical abuse and 6% reported repeated psychological abuse. Childhood abuse has been shown to enhance the risk of both psychiatric and somatic diseases, e.g. Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) and also general inflammation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Unlocking Fossil Fuel Dependency in the European Union: Studying the Failures of Removing Fossil Fuel Subsidies in the European Union and Possible Pathways Forward.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Rebecka Berggren; [2021]
    Keywords : Fossil Fuel Subsidies; Political Will; Carbon Lock-ins; Path Dependency; Climate Change.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Despite the well-known threat that the use of fossil fuels poses to the climate many countries continue to provide large subsidies to the fossil fuel industry. The EU has declared that its member states should phase-out fossil fuel subsidies, but progress has been lacking and subsidies for fossil fuels in the EU remain large. READ MORE