Search for dissertations about: "Concept"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 4136 swedish dissertations containing the word Concept.

  1. 1. The Lure of Origins : An Inquiry into Human-Environmental Relations, Focused on the ”Neolithization” of Sweden

    University dissertation from Human Ecology Division, Lund University

    Author : Per Johansson; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Neolithization; Origins research; Organism concept; Artifact concept; Person concept; Ecological relations; Human-environment relations; Human ecology; Umwelt concept; Symbolism; Archaeology; Tim Ingold; Early Neolithic in Sweden; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Arkeologi; Kulturantropologi; etnologi;

    Abstract : The purpose of this dissertation is to contribute to the discussion of the deeper meaning, in our contemporary context, of the ”neolithization” of Sweden. The basis for the investigation is twofold: * a critical examination of recent research reports dealing mostly with the Early Neolithic of (Middle) Sweden which shows, inter alia, that ”agriculture” was of marginal importance for a very long time from about 4000 BC onwards, while, at the same time, the idea of ”the transition to farming” dominates discourse. READ MORE

  2. 2. Autonomous Agents and the Concept of Concepts

    University dissertation from Department of Computer Science, Lund University

    Author : Paul Davidsson; [1996]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Artificial intelligens; Data- och systemvetenskap; computer technology; Systems engineering; Adaptive Behavior; Anticipation; Cognitive Modeling; Concept Representation; Concept Learning; Artificial Intelligence; Autonomous Agents; Artificiell intelligens;

    Abstract : This thesis has two main themes, autonomous agents and concepts. An autonomous agent is a system capable of interacting with its environment via its own sensors and effectors in order to accomplish some task. Arguments against both purely reactive and purely deliberative agent architectures are presented in favor for hybrid approaches. READ MORE

  3. 3. The zone concept design of low-voltage installations considering the spread of high frequency harmonics

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Martin Lundmark; [2010]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Electric Power Engineering; Elkraftteknik; Energy Engineering; Energiteknik;

    Abstract : The use of electric power has become a backbone of the modern society. Together with the growth in possible applications of electric power, we also see a growth in the number of devices and the interest of using electrical energy as an environmentally-friendly alternative to other sources of energy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Service concept design

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Fred Persson; [2004]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Computer Aided Design; Datorstödd maskinkonstruktion;

    Abstract : Manufacturing companies are continuously experiencing tougher competition; to meet this challenge a trend is to offer functional products. A functional product is a total care offer consisting of capital intensive hardware integrated with its accompanying services needed to keep it operational. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reading acquisition and self-concept

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Karin Taube; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; reading acquisition; self-concept; reading disabilities; underachievement; LISREL-analyses;

    Abstract : The main purpose of the present dissertation was to dismember and reconstruct some aspects of the complex relationship between literacy development and self-concept. Two main principles were included in the general design of the longitudinal investigation. READ MORE