Essays about: "Context"

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  1. 1. THE HIDDEN FACES OF THE COURT On the Unobserved Conflicts among the Friends of the Supreme Court of the United States.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Magnus Fürst; [2017-02-27]
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    Abstract : The Supreme Court of the United States has during a long time held an important role in forming the application of American public policy. This study aims to answer the question of what ideological conflict dimensions is present in the context of interest groups attempting to influence the court using amicus curiae briefs. READ MORE

  2. 2. THE MOUSE THAT ROARS” : An exploration of the roles and functions of the piccolo flute in Shostakovich Symphonies No. 4, No. 5 and No. 10 through historical and political context.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Helen Benson; [2017-02-10]
    Keywords : Dimitri Shostakovich; War Symphonies; piccolo flute; auxiliary woodwind instrument; musical role; musical function; technical challenges; solo role; piccolo duo; orchestration; instrumentation; instrumental development; timbre; sonority; Soviet Union; Josef Stalin; Communist Party; Russian revolution; Tsar autocracy; The Great Purge; formalism; Soviet Realism; historical and political context;

    Abstract : After outlining my personal goal and interest with the chosen subject, I will explore the historical and compositional development of the piccolo in the orchestra by giving examples of several different composers and works and by listing the primary roles and functions of the piccolo as used in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. I will then focus on Shostakovich’s use of the piccolo, detailing both the technical challenges piccolo-players face with his symphonic writing and the multitude of musical roles and functions given to the instrument. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Brand Naming of Japanese Sake. A Linguistic Analysis of 200 Varieties

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : André Andersson; [2017-01-26]
    Keywords : japanska; Sake; Product name; Brand name; Branding in Japan; Nominal compound;

    Abstract : This paper reports on a study conducted on the brand names of the 200-top ranked Japanese rice wines in Japan in the year of 2016. The brand names are content analyzed using the same framework as was used for the Chinese brand names in the two studies by Chan & Huang (2001) and Chan & Huang (1997). READ MORE

  4. 4. Empowered at Dusk - A Qualitative Study About Sex Work Activism in Kampala

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Hanna Jörnéus; Paula Pönkänen; [2017-01-24]
    Keywords : Sex work; Activism; Peer support; Empowerment; Uganda; Safer Sex Work;

    Abstract : Sex workers around the world have always suffered from discrimination and stigmatization. This puts them in a vulnerable situation because of little social support. In the Ugandan context, sex workers suffer from stigma due to both legal and cultural practices. READ MORE

  5. 5. Humane or profane? - A qualitative study of the portrayal of harm reduction in Swedish

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Malcolm Bethell; Daniel Johansson; [2017-01-24]
    Keywords : Drug policy; harm reduction; print media; framing; social control;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the term “harm reduction“ in the context of drug policy and strategies aswell as how the concept of harm reduction is potrayed in the Swedish printed media. Thisstudy is a qualitative document analysis with an explorative approach which analyses 15articles from three of Sweden´s top selling daily newspapers during a set period of 24 yearsspanning from 1992 to 2016. READ MORE