Sökning: "Human agency"

Visar resultat 21 - 25 av 131 avhandlingar innehållade orden Human agency.

  1. 21. Interweaving Technology : Understanding the Design and Experience of Interactive Performances

    Författare :Asreen Rostami; Jakob Tholander; Chiara Rossitto; Stuart Reeves; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Human-Computer Interaction; Interaction Design; Interactive Performance; Mixed-Reality Performance; VR; Friction; informationssamhället; Information Society;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis builds on the growing interest in studying interactive performances within the fields of Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and Interaction Design (IxD). The overarching goal of this research is to investigate how creative teams and artists can incorporate interactive technologies into their artistic productions. LÄS MER

  2. 22. Som hand i handske - En studie av matchning i ett persnaluthyrningsföretag : Fitting Like a Glove - On Matching in a Temporary Work Agency

    Författare :Lars Walter; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :Matching; temporary agency work; classification;

    Sammanfattning : The history of the Swedish temporary work industry is rife with political controversies and debates over its advantages and disadvantages for workers, employers, and the labour market in general – especially its expected effects and consequences for the labour market. Setting the motives or effects attributed to temporary work agencies aside, it may be observed that the industry experienced strong growth and became more established on the Swedish labour market since the deregulation of 1993. LÄS MER

  3. 23. Voices for Change : Hopes and costs for empowerment - a study on women's claims in the Egyptian revolution

    Författare :Christine Bendixen; Klas Roth; Margareta Aspan; Mina O'Dowd; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Women; empowerment; agency; structure; functionings; capability; social conversion factors; narrative imagination; opportunity costs; societal change; Egypt; pedagogik; Education;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates women’s possibilities to actively participate in societal change in Egypt. It aims at enhancing the understanding of structural conditions for women’s agency and how these enables and/or restrains women’s participation in the aspiration for societal change as well as their aspiration to live a ‘full life’. LÄS MER

  4. 24. Homelands Lost and Gained : Slavic Migration and Settlement on Bornholm in the Early Middle Ages

    Författare :Magdalena Naum; Historisk arkeologi; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; migration; historical archaeology; Bornholm; Western Slavs; everyday; ritual practice; body; identity construction; memory; agency; phenomenology; practice theory;

    Sammanfattning : This doctoral thesis examines early medieval Slavic migration to the island of Bornholm (Denmark). With a combination of interdisciplinary theories and approaches, which focus on human translocation and memory and identity construction, a holistic approach to the studies of migration in archaeology is proposed. LÄS MER

  5. 25. Inkas, “flecheros” y mitmaqkuna : Cambio social y paisajes culturales en los Valles y en los Yungas de Inkachaca/Paracti y Tablas Monte (Cochabamba-Bolivia, siglos XV-XVI)

    Författare :Walter Sánchez Canedo; Frands Herschend; Christian Isendahl; Clark Erickson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Bolivia; Landscape archaeology; Inka; Cultural landscapes; Human Agency; Yungas of Cochabamba; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : The research work addresses the changes that occurred in the valley and the Yungas of Cochabamba during the Inka Horizon (1400-1538 AC) while introducing in an exploratory way, the Late Intermediate (1100-1400 AC) and the Middle Horizon (400-1100 AC) periods. In theoretical terms, we emphasize the local human agency (individual and social) as important elements in order to understand the processes of social change. LÄS MER