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“Oh Lord, My God, Forgive Me”: Comparing the Psychological Effects of Religious Shame in Le Conte du Graal (Perceval) and Parcevals Saga
Written by
Rogers, Bethany, 1982-


The aim of this thesis is to examine the relationship between religion and shame as portrayed by characterizations of Perceval in the original French text of Le Conte du Graal (Perceval) by Chrétien de Troyes and in the Norwegian translation Parcevals saga (author unknown). This will provide an ... (1,713 characters more)


„Tungan geymir sjóð minninganna“ Um útgáfustarfsemi Stofnunar Vigdísar Finnbogadóttur í erlendum tungumálum
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Fjóla Helgadóttir 1983


Stofnun Vigdísar Finnbogadóttur í erlendum tungumálum rekur öfluga útgáfustarfsemi þrátt fyrir að stofnuninni séu settar þröngar fjárhagslegar skorður. Árlega fær stofnunin 500.000 krónur frá Hugvísindastofnun til rekstursins en sú upphæð hrekkur engan veginn fyrir öllum útgjöldum SVF. Í þessari ... (248 characters more)


Can Credit Ratings Create Value for the Icelandic Financial Market?
Written by
Sveinn Héðinsson 1986


Credit ratings are considered an important part of today’s financial markets and contribute to increased investor protection, market efficiency and transparency in the market. While ratings have come under criticism for the role they played in the financial crisis in 2008, their presence in moder... (1,668 characters more)


Að vinna S&P 500: Goðsögn eða gamalkunn tæknigreining?
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Svandís Rún Ríkarðsdóttir 1981


Ritgerðin er samin í tveimur þáttum. Í fyrri hluta er leitast við að skýra í ljósi sögunnar hvernig helstu aðferðir og hugsun við fjárfestingu urðu til og mótuðust í tímans rás á Wall Street. Um og eftir aldamótin 1900 var í augum starfandi fjárfesta eðlilegt og sjálfsagt að beita grunngreiningu ... (1,954 characters more)


Adolescents' Internet Use: Academic Achievement and Well-being
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Eir Arnbjarnardóttir 1990


Internet use is gradually becoming more of an important factor in modern society, of which majority of users are adolescents and young people. Internet use has been connected with impairment and change in academic performance, mood, daily routines and relations with family members, for adolescent... (857 characters more)