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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 37 avhandlingar innehållade orden technology criticism.

  1. 1. Arkitektur och konsumtion : Reyner Banham och utbytbarhetens estetik

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Helena Mattsson; KTH.; [2003]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Reyner Banham; architecture; consumption; design; aesthetic; Independent Group; Post-war period; Jean Baudrillard; late capitalism; pop art; mass production; Walter Benjamin; Richard Hamilton; differentiated market; flexible organization; the new brutalism; Alison and Peter Smithson; House of the Future; machine aesthetics; futurism; technology; tradition; environment; operative criticism; Buckminster Fuller; arkitektur; konsumtion; design; estetik; Independent group; efterkrigstiden; senkapitalism; popkonst; massproduktion; populärkultur; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation analyses the relation between architecture, design and consumption according to Peter Reyner Banham’s notion of an “aesthetics of expendability”. This issue is studied through such source materials as texts, buildings, competition entries and exhibitions produced from the early fifties to the early sixties. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Arbetslösa i rörelse Organisationssträvanden och politisk kamp inom arbetslöshetsrörelsen i Sverige, 1920-34

    Detta är en avhandling från Hedemora : Gidlunds förlag

    Författare :Ulf Andreasson; KTH.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; labour history; political history; history of technology; unemployment; unemployed movement; labour market; trade unions; labour movement; technology criticism; crisis politics; unemployment policy; Great Depression; Swedish model; 20th Century; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History of technology and industry; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Teknik- och industrihistoria;

    Sammanfattning : This doctoral thesis sets out to analyse the development of the unemployed movement in Sweden during the period 1920–34. The study is divided into two parts. The first is empirical and descriptive while the second is interpretive and explanatory, and seeks to examine why this phenomenon developed in the way it did. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Perspectives on Cooperative Design

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Sinna Lindquist; KTH.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Cooperative design; design process; culture; individual; intersectionality; power structure; triangulation; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : The cooperative design approach, which research and practice have proven to be successful in several ways, is based on understanding users and their contexts through a variety of methods. This approach of working closely together with the users, however, is not the same thing as letting the users decide themselves what to design. LÄS MER

  4. 4. On cooperation and efficiency in the construction-related wood industry

    Detta är en avhandling från Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Författare :Anders Bystedt; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Träteknik; Wood Technology;

    Sammanfattning : Multiple studies have raised concerns about the construction area and issues such as low quality, high costs, low profitability and lack of innovations. Major parts of the processes are project based and characterised by one-of-a-kind setups in which the unique characteristics come from production setup, site, and temporary organisations. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Assessment of media and communication from a sustainability perspective

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :Åsa Moberg; KTH.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; electronic media; e-reading device; print media; newspaper; book; invoice; information and communication technology ICT ; environmental assessment; life cycle assessment LCA ; social life cycle assessment S-LCA ; sector analysis; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN; TECHNOLOGY Other technology Environmental engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Övriga teknikvetenskaper Miljöteknik; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to assess potential environmental impacts of media and communication and to contribute to the development of methods for sustainability assessment. Although the main focus is on printed and electronic media products and environmental impacts, a broader sector analysis is also included and social aspects are discussed. LÄS MER