Essays about: "Applied Cultural Analysis"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 126 essays containing the words Applied Cultural Analysis.

  1. 1. Race and Religion : The Construction of Race in a Pro-Nazi Christian Association in Interwar Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Gustaf Forsell; [2019]
    Keywords : Sweden; interwar period; pro-Nazism; race; Christianity; liberal theology; völkisch ideology; Sveriges Religiösa Reformförbund;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to scrutinize how Sveriges Religiösa Reformförbund (Swedish Association of Religious Reform), a pro-Nazi Christian association in interwar Sweden, constructed the concept of race during the years 1929–1940. Using hermeneutic content analysis and a theoretical approach based on “biopolitics” and “political theology,” I examine the construction during three identified periods: 1929–1933, 1934–1937, 1938–1940. READ MORE

  2. 2. Jane Eyre: Victorian Women’s Madness Maze

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Nargess Arab; [2018-03-26]
    Keywords : engelska; Charlotte Brontë; Jane Eyre; Feminist Criticism; Victorian psychiatry; women mental illnesses; patriarchy; social construction of madness; marginalization;

    Abstract : Madness has always been a difficult concept to define as different sorts of behaviors have been considered madness in different times as well as different geographical, social and cultural contexts. In other words, the concept of mental illness is socially constructed. Madness is one of the main themes in Jane Eyre and appears throughout the novel. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urban Curation - An explorative study on understandings, roles and functions of curating practices in urban contexts

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Marthe Nehl; [2018]
    Keywords : urban curating; artistic practices; Thirdspace; urban culture; neoliberal planning theory;

    Abstract : Curating practices appear in various fields as a common practice of immaterial labour today. To ‘curate’ is an active verb that suggests ‘doing’ something. Seldom if ever are the implications of curating critically discussed outside the arts, and this provides a reason for this thesis to investigate. READ MORE

  4. 4. A strategic distribution model for an upscaling project at an emerging market - and a blockchain technology use case approach to the supply chain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Anes Sestic; William Ribbing Dahlgren; [2018]
    Keywords : Distributed manufacturing; upscaling; supply chain planning; network planning; scenario planning; blockchain technology; business development; supply chain management; simulation modelling; transparency; traceability; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Background: Globalization is a phenomenon which has been around since the mid- 19th century, influencing companies to either expand existing markets or entering new markets, to seek new profits. For companies with a global supply chain, the total supply chain cost is a vital factor. READ MORE

  5. 5. Multiple Choices and Challenges - A Study of E-leadership in the Digital Era

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Knut Esaiasson; [2018]
    Keywords : E-leadership; Virtual Teams; Cross-Cultural Leadership; Shared Leadership; Task-Oriented Leadership; Relationship-Oriented Leadership and Situational Leadership Model.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the increasing specialisation of tasks in contemporary organisations and ensuing demand of expertise, and how these factors are affecting the leadership within virtual teams (teams in organisations working virtually with help of technology). Globalisation and a technological revolution has greatly transformed the business world during the last decades, with an increasing amount of collaborations occurring across cultural as well as professional borders. READ MORE