Essays about: "Japanese"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 561 essays containing the word Japanese.

  1. 16. Gender representation through the horrors of Fatal frame (2001) : Textual analysis into female gender representation in the Japanese survival horror game, Fatal Frame (2001)

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Vanja Waller; [2021]
    Keywords : Horror games; gender representation; female gender; horror cinema; female protagonist; Fatal frame; Japanese horror; survival horror; audience analysis;

    Abstract : Gender representation in the horror genre has many interesting discussions surrounding it through multiple perspectives such as psychoanalysis and culture. This article intends to expand the investigation of how female characters are portrayed in horror games. READ MORE

  2. 17. The Effect of No-da on Politeness in Japanese

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Japanska

    Author : Annie Ingelsson; [2021]
    Keywords : no-da; politeness; Japanese language; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis is to examine the effect the no-da construction has on the politeness of two sentence types: requests and quotations followed by opinion. The purpose is, more specifically, to examine whether claims regarding the effect no-da has on these sentence types, made by Kuno (1973) and McGloin (1980), can be supported or not. READ MORE

  3. 18. The Family Gaps in Pay : Empirical Evidence From Japan

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Author : Linda Svedmark; [2021]
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    Abstract : Japan has the second largest gender wage gap among the OECD nations and is falling behind in the progress of gender equality. As research indicates that parenthood greatly contributes to the gender wage gap, this thesis quantifies the magnitudes of the Japanese family pay gaps among women and men and examines which factors mainly contribute to their existence. READ MORE

  4. 19. Age-graded Variation in Japanese Visual Language : The different morphology of adults’ and children’s manga

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och lärande

    Author : Sixten Linusson; [2021]
    Keywords : Japanese; visual language; visual morphology; morphology; linguistics; age-grading; manga; comics;

    Abstract : Previous studies have shown that not only is there something called visual language through which we understand graphical expressions, but also that each culture has its own visual language. Furthermore, there are variances within these visual languages, denoted by genre, which can be interpreted to be dialects. READ MORE

  5. 20. Exploring and defining iyashikei in terms of game design

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för teknik och estetik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för teknik och estetik

    Author : Fleur Neerings; Samantha Keller; [2021]
    Keywords : Iyashikei; media technology; emotions; feelings; design methodology; game design; video games; stress; healing; relaxing; calming; methodology; medieteknik; känslor; design; Iyashikei; design metod; designmetod; metoder; digitala spel; tv spel; spel design;

    Abstract : At one point or another we have all felt overwhelmed or stressed. It is part of human nature and can at times be beneficial as it can boost our performance and make us more alert. However when it becomes a part of daily life to worry about everything, it turns into a hindrance. READ MORE