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  1. 11. Intervention for Childhood Obesity in Beijing, China

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jiang Jingxiong; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Public health; Obesity; intervention; childhood; behavior modification; risk factors; family influence; Folkhälsomedicin;

    Abstract : Childhood obesity appears to be increasing throughout the world. China has joined the global epidemic. Childhood obesity is not only a chronic disease which is associated with lifestyle, but also a public health problem in children. Obesity intervention should become a public health priority in China. READ MORE

  2. 12. Narrative music towards an understanding of musical narrative functions in multimedia

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johnny Wingstedt; Luleå tekniska universitet.; Interactive Institute.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; film music; game music; media music; musical conventions; musical parameters; narrative music; Music Education; Musikpedagogik;

    Abstract : As the computer screen is replacing the book as the dominant medium for communication (Kress, 2003), questions about how meaning is constituted by the multimodal interaction of different media (including music) is becoming increasingly important in contemporary research of pedagogy, sociology and media studies. The overall aim with this licentiate thesis is to explore musical narrative functions as they appear in multimedia such as film and computer games. READ MORE

  3. 13. Enhancing the Smoothness of Streaming Video for Mobile Users over Unreliable Networks

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Hussein Muzahim Aziz; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2010]
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    Abstract : Real time video streaming over wireless network is an increasingly important and attractive service to the mobile users. Video streaming involves a large amount of data to be transmitted in real time, while wireless channel conditions may vary from time to time. READ MORE

  4. 14. Creation of Social Exlcusion in Policy and Practice

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Economic Research Institute, Stockholm School of Economics (EFI)

    Author : Mayeda Jamal; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social Exclusion; Social Policy; Children’s Rights; Social Construction;

    Abstract : Social exclusion of vulnerable children and families is a serious concern for policy-makers and practitioners alike. This doctoral thesis explores the social construction of exclusion in the UK. The thesis explores both historical and current processes of interactions between the socially excluded populations and policy agents. READ MORE

  5. 15. Synthesis, Coding, and Evaluation of 3D Images Based on Integral Imaging

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mid Sweden University

    Author : Roger Olsson; Mittuniversitetet.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Integral Imaging; 3D images; coding; quality evaluation; H.264 AVC; JP3D; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Telecommunication; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Telekommunikation;

    Abstract : In recent years camera prototypes based on Integral Imaging (II) have emerged that are capable of capturing three-dimensional (3D) images. When being viewed on a 3D display, these II-pictures convey depth and content that realistically change perspective as the viewer changes the viewing position. READ MORE