Search for dissertations about: "event variable"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 52 swedish dissertations containing the words event variable.

  1. 1. Optional RHEMES and Omitted UNDERGOERS An Event Structure Approach to Implicit Objects in Swedish

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Swedish Language and Multilingualism, Stockholm University

    Author : Johanna Prytz; Cecilia Falk; Ida Larsson; Marit Julien; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; implicit objects; object omission; null objects; object drop; objectless sentences; pseudo-transitive; non-core transitive; transitivity; Swedish; event structure; argument structure; the syntax-semantic interface; nordiska språk; Scandinavian Languages;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to define the essential syntactic-semantic properties of three types of objectless sentences in present-day Swedish. The three types of objectless sentences are labeled descriptively as follows: Implicit Object Read type (IOR) with pseudo-transitive verbs like läsa‘read’; Implicit Object Open type (IOO), which involves various sets of transitive verbs like öppna‘open’ and bära‘carry’; and Implicit Object Kill type (IOK), which typically involves destruction verbs like döda‘kill’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Gait Event Detection in the Real World

    University dissertation from Halmstad : Halmstad University Press

    Author : Siddhartha Khandelwal; Nicholas Wickström; Thorsteinn Rögnvaldsson; Brian Caulfield; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; gait analysis; gait event detection; wearable sensors; accelerometers;

    Abstract : Healthy gait requires a balance between various neuro-physiological systems and is considered an important indicator of a subject's physical and cognitive health status. As such, health-related applications would immensely benefit by performing long-term or continuous monitoring of subjects' gait in their natural environment and everyday lives. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adnominal Possession and Ditransitives

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Mikko Kupula; Cecilia Falk; Eva Hedin; Melita Stavrou; ; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Modern Greek; minimalism; adnominal possession; ditransitive constructions; possessor raising; applicative constructions; phase extension; event variable; dative; locative; clitics; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Classical philology Modern Greek language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Klassiska språk Nygrekiska; nygrekiska; Modern Greek;

    Abstract : This dissertation presents the findings of an investigation of adnominal possession and ditransitives on the basis of data from Modern Greek. The general thesis of the dissertation is that possessive DPs constitute nominal counterparts to ditransitive constructions. READ MORE

  4. 4. A percentile approach to time-to-event outcomes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Institute of Environmental Medicine

    Author : Andrea Bellavia; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Evaluating survival percentiles is a possible approach for the analysis of time-to-event outcomes that moves the focus from risk to time, as the proportion of events is xed and the time by which that proportion is achieved is investigated. The development of statistical methods for conditional censored quantiles has opened up the possibility to use this approach in epidemiological studies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Modes of Apprehension, and Indicators thereof, in Visual Discrimination of Relative Mass

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Isabell Andersson; Sverker Runeson; Alan Costall; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Modes of apprehension; dynamical-event perception; ecological psychology; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Perception is a fundamental function because it allows organisms to be in contact with the environment and adjust to environmental conditions. Humans also possess higher intellectual functions, which allow for elaborate handling of perceptually obtained information. READ MORE