Sökning: "determinism"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 58 uppsatser innehållade ordet determinism.

  1. 1. Artificial Intelligence for Sustainability. On theoretical limitations, practical potentials and political discourses

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Författare :Annika Kettenburg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :artificial intelligence; immanent critique; critical discourse analysis; sustainability science; critical theory of technology; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Several governments recently adopted strategies to facilitate the development of artificial intelligence (AI), one of the reasons being the pursuit of sustainability – a claim with little scientific grounding so far. In this thesis, I strived to outline the scope of AI’s potentials by showing i) the limits of its theoretical and practical usefulness and ii) the political barriers to using it for sustainability. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Sorrows of Young Jude - Sartre’s Concept of Freedom in Hanya Yanagihara’s A Little Life

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Författare :Julia Karlsson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :Literature; Sartre; Yanagihara; Existentialis; Freedom; Being and Nothingness; Tragedy; Determinism; Languages and Literatures;

    Sammanfattning : Hanya Yanagihara’s novel A Little Life (2015) is about Jude St Francis, a successful lawyer whose inability to recover from his traumatic childhood causes him to commit suicide. This essay investigates why Jude is able to control and alter certain aspects of his life, but how he still is ultimately and finally dominated by his emotional trauma. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Konsten att passa in i en modern värld : En kritisk diskursanalys av satiriska Black Mirror

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Högskolan i Jönköping/HLK, Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Författare :Andrea Jonsson; Emma Jakobsson Ögnelooh; [2018]
    Nyckelord :MCDA; critical discourse analysis; norms; conformity; Black Mirror; satire; MCDA; kritisk diskursanalys; normer; konformitet; Black Mirror; satir;

    Sammanfattning : Denna studie har som mål att undersöka hur normer och konformitet skapas i ett modernt, teknologiskt samhälle genom att studera satirisk populärkultur. Det är den tredje säsongen av den satiriska, dystopiska tv-serien Black Mirror som studeras. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Deterministic Concurrency Using Lattices and the Object Capability Model

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Författare :Ellen Arvidsson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :type systems; concurrency; determinism; object capability model; lattices; small-step operational semantics;

    Sammanfattning : Parallelization is an important part of modern data systems. However, the non-determinism of thread scheduling introduces the difficult problem of considering all different execution orders when constructing an algorithm. Therefore deterministic-by-design concurrent systems are attractive. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Den goda föräldern: En netnografisk dokumentstudie på ett internetforum för föräldrar

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan

    Författare :Jennifer Geraldsson; [2018]
    Nyckelord :the good parent; online-community; intensive parenting; expert knowledge; identity-work; parental determinism; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study is to investigate how pictures of good parenting is challenged, consolidated and renegotiated on a Swedish online-community for parents. This online-community includes a forum feature consisting of several categories, whereas data for this study were collected from the category “childrearing”. LÄS MER