Essays about: "Beauty of nature"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 32 essays containing the words Beauty of nature.

  1. 1. The non-dual and interconnected nature of aesthetic judgments

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för estetik

    Author : Josua Li; [2022]
    Keywords : Aesthetic judgment; Dualism; Non-dualism; Aesthetics; Zen; Buddhism; Dogen; Interconnectedness; Centrism; Enlightenment;

    Abstract : This thesis explores what an aesthetic judgment would be if we take existence to be non-duallyinterconnected. Interconnectedness and aesthetic judgment does not seem to be compatible becauseaesthetic judgment seems to depend on, at least, the dualism of the beautiful and the ugly and that ofsubject and object. READ MORE


    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Simon Rengmyr; [2022]
    Keywords : Wind power forecasting; Machine learning; Numerical weather prediction;

    Abstract : When the wind blows and wind turbine generators harvests the kinetic energy and trans- forms it to electrical power, there is a need for predicting how much power that will be dispatched from the turbines. Even the most perfect computer model with high computa- tional power could not model the beauty of the forces of nature and we must accept some degree of forecasting error in the predicted power output due to the inherently stochastic patterns in the atmosphere. READ MORE

  3. 3. Variations on a Wave : A case for nature, music and concert halls - Norrland's Philharmonia and Music Centre

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Carl Blix; [2022]
    Keywords : Architecture; music; mental health; waves; nature; concert hall; philharmony; biophilic design;

    Abstract : Music listening has experienced one of its major paradigm shifts in this latest generation, taking the step from analogue media into the digital sphere. Today a human can reduce stress levels by limiting noise and disturbances to shut away unwanted impressions, to find peace and tranquility or strength and courage. READ MORE

  4. 4. What is beautiful content? A qualitative study on firm-generated beauty content on Instagram

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Mirza Bander; Yasmine Hartvig; [2021]
    Keywords : firm-generated content; Instagram beauty content; visual communication; Swedish beauty consumers; consumer interest; semiotics; SOR-model; Instagram beauty retailers; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Thesis Purpose: The purpose of this study is to extend the research on Instagram content. We will look at how different types of firm-generated content created by Swedish beauty retailers on Instagram is evaluated by young female Swedsih consumers in the hopes of finding which content that is perceived to be visually appealing and met with an interest. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Wild and the Beautiful : Aetiology and awareness in the aesthetics of nature

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Avdelningen för estetik

    Author : Una Thorlaksdottir; [2021]
    Keywords : Nature; aesthetics; beauty; wilderness; environmental aesthetics; environmental ethics; Natur; estetik; skönhet; vildmark; miljöestetik; miljöetik;

    Abstract : In this paper I argue that aesthetic appreciation of nature should be reflective and based on respect for nature. I believe first-hand experience is crucial and that nature can be aesthetically experienced freely in a multi-sensory way. READ MORE