Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 17 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Café.
Sammanfattning : Managing information in the form of text is the main concern of this thesis. In particular,we investigate text that is daily made available through the increasing use of e-mail. Wedescribe the design and implementation of a conceptual model,CAFE (CategorizationAssistant For E-mail). LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The café is a social meeting place. An as yet un-moulded aspect of social life is boundaries – how meetings rest on boundaries between participants that their intercourse brings forth. LÄS MER
3. Hanging out in the game café : Contextualising co-located computer game play practices and experiences
Sammanfattning : What social practices are people involved when staying in a game café? What kind of social setting is the game café? What are the attitudes towards playing computer games at home and in public among parents? What are the media representations of co-located game playing in public? What are the sensory experiences of playing co-located game play in public? This dissertation gives a descriptive and analytical account of the contexts and meanings of playing co-located computer games in public settings such as game cafés and LAN parties. The overall aim with the dissertation is to describe and investigate the social and cultural meanings and contexts of playing computer games in a game café. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : The dissertation analyzes interaction in adolescents’ computer gaming. Through the use of video recordings in internet cafés, players’ communicative practices are illuminated. Ethnomethodological and interaction analytical perspectives are used to explicate the participants’ methods for meaning-making in the gaming. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Modeling is a tool to describe phenomena in a simplified way, and the models can then be used to simulate these phenomena. Models of equipment used in the mining and aggregate industries can be used for process simulations of the processes in those industries to improve the operations. LÄS MER