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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 13 avhandlingar innehållade ordet spectacle.

  1. 1. Plot, Spectacle, and Experience Contributions to the Design and Evaluation of Interactive Storytelling

    Detta är en avhandling från Kista : Institutionen för data- och systemvetenskap (tills m KTH)

    Författare :Jarmo Laaksolahti; Stockholms universitet.; Computer Systems Laboratory.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Statistics; computer and systems science Informatics; computer and systems science Computer and systems science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Statistik; data- och systemvetenskap Informatik; data- och systemvetenskap Data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences; data- och systemvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : Interactive storytelling is a new form of storytelling emerging in the crossroads of many scholarly, artistic, and industrial traditions. In interactive stories the reader/spectator moves from being a receiver of a story to an active participant. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Döden, kroppen och moderniteten

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Carlsson Bokförlag

    Författare :Eva Åhren Snickare; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2002]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; death; the body; modernity; modernisation; Sweden; cultural history; 1870-1940; anatomy; pathology; corpse; dissection; specimen; spectacle; wax effigies; cerements; undertakers; post-mortem photography; cremation; döden; attityder; begravningsseder; medicin; historia; Sverige; 1870-1940; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation deals with attitudes towards death and the dead body in Sweden during the late 19th and the early 20th centuries. This was a period of intense social and cultural change, during which Sweden was transformed from an agricultural society to a modem industrial state. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Investigations of binocularity and reading performance in healthy subjects and patients with mild traumatic brain injury

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Clinical Neuroscience

    Författare :Jan Johansson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2015]

    Sammanfattning : Background: It is known that problems with binocular vision can cause issues for reading, less well known is to what extent binocular vision improves reading performance. A key aim for this project was to estimate the contribution of binocularity in reading in healthy subjects, and in patients with mild traumatic brain injury (MTBI). LÄS MER

  4. 4. Scenes of Writing, Scenes of Looking : Don DeLillo, Claus Beck-Nielsen, and the Politics of the Novel

    Detta är en avhandling från Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Författare :Morten Feldtfos Thomsen; Karlstads universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; DeLillo; Beck-Nielsen; literature; aesthetics; politics; technology; imagetext; W.J.T. Mitchell; print novel; visual culture; media; intermediality; Rancière; multimodality; materiality; image; vision; Comparative Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : Cries of the death of the novel and even of literature in general have become cultural commonplaces. In an age seemingly dominated by digital spectacle, many seem to think that traditional print literature has become an almost obsolete cultural practice, bereft of any critical social and political relevance. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Inner-city Renewal. Revanchist Utopianism and Stadtschmerz

    Detta är en avhandling från University of Oxford

    Författare :Guy Baeten; [2002]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; London; urban planning; dystopia; urban regeneration; Brussels;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation seeks to describe, analyse and explain the contemporary poverty urban deprivation research and policies. By looking at the post-war planning policy of two specific urban neighbourhoods, the South Bank in London and the Leopold Quarter in Brussels, it seeks to demonstrate and clarify: 1) the growing political impotence of urban strategies, plans, policies and research projects that attempt to tacke deprivation; 2) the dystopianisation of the contemporary city in general and inner-city neighbourhoods in particular and the absence of comprehensive visions for solving urban problems; 3) the transformation of inner-city misery into a 'spectacle' that serves the well-defined interests of elitist groups in urban societies; 4) the tactics of rescaling poverty and prosperity which are embedded in processes of empowerment and disempowerment. LÄS MER