Sökning: "representational practice"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 19 avhandlingar innehållade orden representational practice.

  1. 1. Prometheus at the wheel : Representations of road transport informatics

    Författare :Oskar Juhlin; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ethnography; engineering; representational practice; testing; technical demonstration; constructivism; road transport informatics; intelligent transportation systems; situated practice; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation deals with the challenge of developing information technology for road transport, a field often referred to as Road Transport Informatics. Oskar Juhlin studies in particular how engineers cope with the contingent and social aspects of the design process and of road use. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Representing Performance | Performing Representation : Ontology in accounting practice

    Författare :Andreas Sundström; Matti Skoog; Bino Catasús; Jan Mouritsen; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Accounting; Ontology; Commensuration; Distance; Performance measurement; Praxiography; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : Social studies of accounting have drawn attention to the dubious role of accounting as a representational link between organizational realities and action. Based on five years immersion with performance management and board work in a theatre company, this thesis inquires into the ontological significance of accounting practices. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Generative Design Exploration : Computation and Material Practice

    Författare :Mania Aghaei Meibodi; Oliver Tessmann; Jonas Runberger; Neil Leach; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Sammanfattning : Today, computation serves as an important intermediary agent for the integration of analyses and the constraints of materialisation into design processes. Research efforts in the field have emphasised digital continuity and conformity between different aspects of a building project. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Power of Maps. The Region as a Societal Vision in the Age of the Öresund Bridge

    Författare :Markus Idvall; Avdelningen för etnologi; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; taste; ethics; aesthetics; speed; heterotopia; utopia; panoptism; representational space; representation of space; spatial practice; Region; map; political maps; morals; etnologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural anthropology; ethnology;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation seeks to problematize the public debate which in recent years has made many people interested in and committed to the region. The empirical basis of the study is some of the regions of southern Sweden which have served as an important platform in the last thirty or forty years when the political and economic establishment has acted and argued in various contexts. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Ergodic revisited : spatiality as a governing principle of digital literature

    Författare :James Barrett; Heidi Hansson; Astrid Ensslin; Hans Kristian Rustad; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; digital literature; narrative studies; interactive narrative; ergodic; cybertext; spatial; addressivity; interactive design; representational space; spatial practice; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation examines the role of the spatial in four works of digital interactive literature. These works are Dreamaphage by Jason Nelson (2003), Last Meal Requested by Sachiko Hayashi (2003), Façade by Michael Mateas and Andrew Stern (2005) and Egypt: The Book of Going Forth by Day by M. D. Coverley (2006). LÄS MER