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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 34 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Practicality.

  1. 1. Thinking with Performance : Research-Based Aesthetics in Times of Conflict and Crisis

    Författare :Sofie Lebech; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2019-05-20]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Researchbased performance; Torture; Terror; Autoimmunity; Therapy; Performance art body art; live art; happenings ; Aesthetics and ethics; Documentary; affect theory; Criticality; artistic research; Practicality;

    Sammanfattning : Thinking with Performance: Research-Based Aesthetics in Times of Conflict and Crisis is an artistic research project in which I examine how to critically think with performance. My main thesis is that research-based performance uses research to respond to conflict and crisis and to create spaces for thinking where artist and audience can reflect on the represented material. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Moved by Morality : An Essay on the Practicality of Moral Thought and Talk

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :John Eriksson; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :Philosophy; Metaethics; moral talk; moral thought; internalism; externalism; cognitivism; noncognitivism; motivating states of mind; dispositions; motivation; attitudinal expression; the notion of expression; the possibility of amoralists; accommodation projects; sincerity conditions; Filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : It is part of our everyday experience that there is a reliable connection between moral opinions and motivation. Thinking that an act is right (wrong) tends to be accompanied by motivation to (avoid to) perform the act in question. This is mirrored in moral talk. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Information-Flow Tracking for Web Security

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :Luciano Bello; [2016]

    Sammanfattning : The Web is evolving into a melting pot of content coming from multiple stakeholders. In this mutually distrustful setting, the combination of code and data from different providers demands new security approaches.This thesis explores information-flow control technologies to provide security for the current Web. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Investigating and Validating Spoken Interactional Competence: Rater Perspectives on a Swedish National Test of English

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Filosofiska institutionen

    Författare :Linda Borger; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; interactional competence; Swedish national test of English; paired speaking test; Common European Framework of Reference for Languages CEFR ; socio-cognitive validation framework;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to explore different aspects of validity evidence from the raters’ perspective in relation to a paired speaking test, part of a high-stakes national test of English as a Foreign Language (EFL) in the Swedish upper secondary school. Three empirical studies were undertaken with the purpose of highlighting (1) the scoring process, (2) the construct underlying the test format, and (3) the setting and test administration. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Secure and Privacy Preserving Urban Sensing Systems

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Stylianos Gisdakis; KTH.; [2014]

    Sammanfattning : The emergence of resource-rich mobile devices and smart vehicles has paved the way for Urban Sensing. In this new paradigm, users sense their environment and become part of an unprecedented large-scale network of sensors, with extensive spatial and temporal coverage, that enables the collection and dissemination of real-time information, practically, from anywhere. LÄS MER