Essays about: "Embodiment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 108 essays containing the word Embodiment.

  1. 1. Perceived physical presence in Mixed reality embodiment vs Augmented reality robot interaction

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Kasper Karlgren; [2019]
    Keywords : Embodiment; Virtual agent; Robot interaction; Social presence;

    Abstract : This thesis presents a novel interaction model using mixed reality simulating a robot human interaction; a clay embodiment is overlaid with animated facial features using mobile augmented reality. One of the challenges when building a social agent, whether it is for education or solely social interaction, is to achieve social presence. READ MORE

  2. 2. Healing in the Borderlands of Belonging : Trusting the Journey of Black Girl Magic in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Ida Isatou Svenungsson; [2019]
    Keywords : healing circles; affinity groups; gendered racism; mental health; coloniality of heritage; denial of racialization; virtual inclusion;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how coloniality of heritage, denial of racialization and forced passing impact Black women in Sweden. In response, it investigates practices of self-care adopted to buffer and cope with racism-related stress. READ MORE

  3. 3. Where there's a cue, there's a way : A study on the influence of visual sensory cues on consumers’ approach behavior

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    Author : Erika Nylén; Doreen Klumpp; [2019]
    Keywords : Sensory Marketing; Sensory Cues; Human Senses; Store Atmosphere; Visual Sensory Cues; Approach and Avoidance Behavior; Sensation of Touch; Emotions; Retailing; Embodiment;

    Abstract : Background: Today’s marketers are focusing on creating more than just a transaction place for consumers seeking to purchase products in physical stores, such as a pleasant in store experience. The reason for this is due to the increased competition that present retailers are experiencing. READ MORE

  4. 4. “Our Bodies Are Territories Of Battle” - Experiences of Power and Resistance and the Role of The Body in The Struggle for Legalization of Abortion in Argentina

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Alice Hansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Abortion; Argentina; Embodiment; Power; Resistance; Women s social movement;

    Abstract : The denial of the access to abortion has been addressed as a human rights issue. This thesis is based on a MFS- study with the aim to investigate women’s experiences of power and resistance in the movement for legalization of abortion in Argentina. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Norms in the Body: Power structures and their Transgression through Arts-based research

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/REMESO - Institutet för forskning om migration, etnicitet och samhälle

    Author : Esther Kraler; [2019]
    Keywords : arts-based research; body mapping; power structures; embodiment; social change; norms; non belonging; resistance; visual arts; queering; identity-making; discourse; affect;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to explore the entanglement of various power axes with the body through 'body mapping' and to look into how the implementation of the method enriches research processes. 'Body mapping' is an arts-based method which places the body in the center of social inquiry. READ MORE