Sökning: "Signifiers"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 12 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Signifiers.

  1. 1. Demystifying the Black Box - Exploring How Users Make Sense of Fully Automated Vehicles

    Författare :Mikael Johansson; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; HUMANIORA; NATURAL SCIENCES; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HUMANITIES; Automated vehicles; Driving Automation; Meaning; Conceptual model; Make sense; Product semantics; Signifiers; Understanding;

    Sammanfattning : Vehicles are becoming increasingly automated. Already today vehicles are able to take over and assist the human driver in certain driving tasks, and the scope of technical possibilities is rapidly expanding. However, for the proliferation of AVs to occur, there are several challenges that must first be overcome. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Making Sense of Making Sense - Exploring users’ understanding of automated vehicles during use

    Författare :Mikael Johansson; Chalmers University of Technology; []
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Conceptual model; Signifiers; Automated vehicles; Make sense; Driving automation; Product semantics; Meaning; Understanding;

    Sammanfattning : Automation has for a long time been embraced by the vehicle industry and in recent years, the amount and sophistication of automation in vehicles have rapidly increased, creating more advanced automated vehicle (AV) systems. The complexity of AVs does not only pose a technical challenge, but the entry of automation into vehicles also creates new dynamics in the human-vehicle interaction, that puts new demands on the user. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Progression of algebraic discourse in school years 2 to 8

    Författare :Maria Kenneman; Ewa Bergqvist; Magnus Österholm; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; mathematics education; commognition; language; communication; compulsory school; textbook; pedagogiskt arbete; educational work;

    Sammanfattning : In contemporary educational settings algebra is considered to be of vital importance for student's continuation to more advanced studies in mathematics, thereby affecting their chances for future education and employment. However, a substantial number of students do not benefit from the algebra presently taught in schools and fail to use algebraic reasoning. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Kan Batman vara rosa? Förhandlingar om pojkighet och normalitet på en förskola

    Författare :Anette Hellman; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Performativity; gender; masculinity; normality; pre-school; children; negotiation;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract Title: Have you Ever Seen a Pink Batman? Negotiating Boyishness and Normality at a Preschool. Language: Swedish with a summary in English Keywords: Performativity, gender, masculinity, normality, pre- school, children, negotiation ISBN: 978-91-7346-689-9 Gender research has long argued that gender is constructed through social processes. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Det odödas analys : En studie av centralproblematiken i Slavoj Zizeks samhällsanalys

    Författare :Fredrik Palm; Kaj Håkanson; Mårten Söder; Carsten Bagge Laustsen; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Sociology; Rex Butler; Judith Butler; Anthony Giddens; sexual difference; castration; the symbolic; the real; the undead; the act; fantasy; den Andre; the Other; performativity; deconstruction; psychoanalysis; poltical theory; Slavoj Žižek; Jacques Lacan; Jacques Derrida; Gilles Deleuze; Niklas Luhmann; Sociologi; det odöda; akt; fantasi; dekonstruktion; psykoanalys; politisk teori; performativitet; Ernesto Laclau;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the social theory of Lacanian philosopher Slavoj Žižek. It focuses on Žižek’s work between 1989 and 2006, and offers an interpretation based on a reading of three central concepts: the Other, fantasy, and the act. LÄS MER