Essays about: "young adult"

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  1. 1. Using the Harry Potter Series in the Multicultural English Classroom as a Tool to Bring Awareness to Unconscious Biases

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Rukaia Abou-Gabal; [2020]
    Keywords : Education; Pedagogy; Empathy; Harry Potter; Prejudice; Othering; Unconscious Biases; Discrimination;

    Abstract : The Harry Potter series, although primarily written for young adults has managed to be widely popular amongst readers of different ages. The series has been able to entice both young and adult readers all over the world as it provides readers with ample opportunities for self-recognition and thus even self-reflection. READ MORE

  2. 2. "Stuck in Hel Joseon"

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Ella Holttinen; [2020]
    Keywords : South Korea; Hel Joseon; millennials; compressed modernity; Confucianism; neoliberalism; human capital; achievement society; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : South Korea is well known for its development miracle: the nation has managed to develop from the state of extreme poverty to the World´s 12th largest economies in a period of five decades. However, the negative consequences and side effects of this rapid growth, and issues of the contemporary Korean society has been less discussed, especially from the perspective of the Korean youth. READ MORE

  3. 3. "A lot of jealousy and a little craziness"- A case-study of the Foundation 1000 Möjligheter and its project

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Therese Bergius; [2020]
    Keywords : Prevention initiatives; sustainable development; violence against women; youth intimate partner violence; youth-specific factors;

    Abstract : In Sweden, 23% of young women and girls between 16-24 reports to have been abused at least one time by a current- or ex-partner. Youth intimate partner violence is a critical issue with great negative impact on both individuals and society if not prevented early. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of age when learning English as a second language in the early school years

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Mikaela Linder; Sofie Sjögren; [2020]
    Keywords : Acquisition; L1; L2; Second Language; Learning Outcomes; Language Development; Language Learning; Evidence.;

    Abstract : Denna studie undersöker om tidig ålder anses vara den framgångsrika faktorn för hur man lyckas utveckla ett andraspråk. Enligt Muñoz (2008) hävdar hon att andraspråksutveckling främst beror på barnets biologiska mognadsprocess, hjärnutveckling, talförmåga och hörsel. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cognitive Effects of Acute Exercise in Healthy Young Adults : A Meta-Analysis

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Mikrodataanalys; Högskolan Dalarna/Mikrodataanalys

    Author : Oarisur Rahman; Shrikant Balakrishnan; [2020]
    Keywords : Acute Exercise; Cognitive Functions; Young Adults; Healthy; MetaAnalysis; Effect Size;

    Abstract : Although, it is well established that regular exercise has a positive effect on various domains of cognitive functions, effects of a single session (acute) exercise on cognitive functions of an young adult is under debate. While a numbers of research have found positive associations between acute exercise and cognitive performance, multiple research have found no effect of acute exercise on the cognitive functions. READ MORE