Essays about: "kultur"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1233 essays containing the word kultur.

  1. 1. Volunteering in development: Analysing and comparing branded representations of the Australian Government’s Australian Volunteers for International Development program and volunteer perspectives

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Christie Long; [2018]
    Keywords : International volunteering; Experience; Government; Australia; Representation; Language; Description; Discourse;

    Abstract : Volunteering overseas has become a popular activity among individuals from developed countries. Governments in these countries often provide volunteer opportunities as part of their aid programs. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implementing ICTs in Indonesia’s Small-Scale Fisheries: Identifying Common Implementation Challenges and the Development Paradigms that Shape Them

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Melinda Donnelly; [2018]
    Keywords : ICT4D; ICT; fisheries; technology; mobile for development;

    Abstract : Indonesia is home to some of the world’s most productive fisheries, with Indonesia’s small-scale fishermen responsible for the majority of production. Despite their contributions to global and national food stocks they remain amongst the poorest segments of the population and are most impacted by the sector’s various economic, environmental and political challenges. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Postmodern Aesthetic of Junot Díaz's The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Litteratur - Kultur – Media

    Author : Jonathan Urch; [2018]
    Keywords : Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This thesis examines The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao (2007) by Junot Díaz as an example of postmodern fiction. The thesis begins with a background chapter that outlines the central characteristics of postmodern fiction, followed by three chapters that tackle one main postmodern aspect of the novel each: fragmentation, metafiction and intertextuality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cultural Adaptation of Cancer Campaign Films : A comparison made between beauty commercials; United States ofAmerica and India.

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Bildproduktion

    Author : Rahel Anticoli; [2018]
    Keywords : cultural adaptation; nationalism; appropriation; campaign films; semiotics; film analysis; connotation; denotation.;

    Abstract : Uppsatsens syfte är att göra en filmanalys av kampanjfilmer om bröstcancer som var skapade av kosmetiska företag i Indien och U.S.A. I uppsatsen undersöks hur semiotiska resurser var påverkade av kulturen och hur kampanjerna har använt kulturell adaption i marknadsföringssyfte. READ MORE

  5. 5. This paper sure is a brass ring!  : A quantitative study on the effect of context for non-native students’ interpretation of English idioms.

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Angelica Halling; [2018]
    Keywords : idiom; interpretation; non-native students; context; Sweden; figurative meaning; familiarity; transparency;

    Abstract : Idioms are a big part of languages but can cause trouble for communication, especially for non-native speakers of a language. Interpreting idioms correctly means that one must derive a figurative meaning from words that individually mean something else. READ MORE