Essays about: "kultur"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 967 essays containing the word kultur.

  1. 1. Att synliggöra det osynliga : om konstnärliga uttryck som verktyg för att synliggöra ekosystem i staden

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Johanna Good; [2016]
    Keywords : ekosystem; natur; biofili; konst; ekologisk landskapsdesign; naturpedagogik; miljöengagemang;

    Abstract : Urbaniseringen i världen fortsätter att öka och förflyttningen av människor skapar såväl ekologiska som sociala påfrestningar och globala som lokala utmaningar. Ekologins roll och samspelet mellan människa och natur framträder i denna studie som grundläggande för hur dessa utmaningar ska hanteras. READ MORE

  2. 2. Diffusion of Social Innovations - Exploring the potential of online platforms that enable the diffusion of proven solutions

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Diana Gaftoneanu; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Within the paradigm of an emergent social economy where diffusion efforts don’t keep pace with a culture in which active citizens take stand to address their needs though social innovations, online platforms with the purpose of enabling the diffusion of social innovations have arisen, withholding great untapped potential. This paper aims to explore the diffusion potential of these platforms, by first identifying the defining features behind them and the role of these features in terms of enabling or limiting the diffusion, followed by looking into how the identified features inform the diffusion potential of platforms. READ MORE

  3. 3. Commúnity Media and peace building in post-conflict Rwanda

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Mutasa Isaac; [2016]
    Keywords : Community media; Rwanda; Isaac Mutasa;

    Abstract : Abstract The main import of this case study is to understand how community radio has contributed to peace in the aftermath of the genocide in Rwanda which in essence was the massacring of the Tutsi and Hutu moderates by Hutu extremists. The inquiry embraces the citizen participation theory and a rhizomatic approach to the study of community media as its analytic lenses. READ MORE

  4. 4. Qualia and Evolution : What are the arguments for or against the existence of qualia according to evolution?

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Vincent Petras; [2016]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The first chapter will elucidate the overall subject of qualia and the evolution of consciousness, and provide current information as of this writing – as well as some key terms that better be clarified than left in obscurity. From there, arguments of both sides, the non-physical and physical status about the existence of qualia and its connection with consciousness will be examined in the following chapter. READ MORE

  5. 5. Being of Transit: Central American and Mexican Migrants’ Experiences of (Dis)Possession

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ricardo Alberto Ortega; [2016]
    Keywords : transit; dispossession; materiality; posthumanist performativity; mobility; violence;

    Abstract : The thesis is based on the ethnographic fieldwork done during February 2015 in a place where aspects of transitory life are configured in an effort to (re)humanize those migrants that have been exposed to harm and (dis)possession, and thus entangled within an undesirable physical reality. Empirical attention is dedicated to the ways and means in which a particular migrant shelter located in the border region of Mexico-US operates and fulfills its purpose. READ MORE