Essays about: "studying science"

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  1. 1. Home States' Duty to Protect Human Rights - To what extent is Sweden requiring Swedish corporations to comply with human rights extraterritorially?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Gisela Jönsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Public International Law; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : It has been argued that multinational corporations benefit from impunity when it comes to human rights violations due to inadequate corporate regulation in host states as well on the international level. Thus, there are three purposes of this thesis: first to examine to what extent states’ duty to protect human rights can be utilised to hold corporations accountable for human rights violations in their global activities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring paganism : druidic experiences of nature

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi; Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Robin Cronberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Human Ecology; Phenomenology; Druidry; Alienation; Paganism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Humanity could be considered to be alienated from nature due to us having adapted an intellectual relationship to it that is problematic. To become a society that is sustainable at its core we would thus need to change that relationship. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Close Look at the Transient Sky in a Neighbouring Galaxy

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Rymdteknik

    Author : Kiran Tikare; [2020]
    Keywords : Astrophysical Transients; Optical Transients; Microlensing; Variable Stars; Andromeda Galaxy; Forced Aperture Photometry; Time Domain Astronomy; Sky Survey; Zwicky Transient Facility; Machine Learning; Big Data Science;

    Abstract : Study of the time variable sources and phenomena in Astrophysics provides us with important insights into the stellar evolution, galactic evolution, stellar population studies and cosmological studies such as number density of dark massive objects. Study of these sources and phenomena forms the basis of Time Domain surveys, where the telescopes while scanning the sky regularly for a period of time provides us with positional and temporal data of various Astrophysical sources and phenomena happening in the Universe. READ MORE

  4. 4. Impact of Overconfidence Bias on Entrepreneurs Financing Decisions : The Case of Growth-oriented Startups in Sweden and Germany

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    Author : Suci Ariyanti; Hayk Mnatsakanyan; [2020]
    Keywords : Startups; cognitive bias; overconfidence; entrepreneurial cognition; capital financing; institutional comparison; entrepreneurship;

    Abstract : Background: Both Authors have many years of finance background and as well as studying entrepreneurship motivated to tackle the less researched area in entrepreneurship: entrepreneurs’ behavioural impact on their financial decisions. Such decisions in initial stages of startup formation have a critical impact on company’s future development which raises the importance of understanding the behavioural motives of the entrepreneurs. READ MORE

  5. 5. A pathway to climate neutrality? An argumentative discourse analysis on carbon offsetting in Swedish politics

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Pontus Strömberg; [2020]
    Keywords : carbon offsetting; climate change; discourse analysis; storylines; discourse coalitions; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Carbon offsetting has been one of the main international attempts to mitigate climate change. It is however a contested practice that has been heavily criticized in multiple ways. READ MORE