Essays about: "Storyline"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the word Storyline.

  1. 1. Carbon Storylines : The discursive struggle over carbon offsets as a decarbonization pathway in the Swedish Climate Policy Framework

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Miljöförändring

    Author : Sandra Ideskär; [2021]
    Keywords : Carbon Offsets; Storyline; Argumentative Discourse Analysis; Policy Discourse;

    Abstract : This study addresses discourses and how they affect climate policy, through the example of carbon offsets as a tool to reach domestic emissions reductions in the Swedish Climate Policy Framework. An interpretation of Maarten Hajer’s argumentative discourse analysis is applied to understand the ideas and arguments that inform the policy debate on carbon offsets as a supplementary measure in this policy process. READ MORE

  2. 2. What Kind of Home Makes a ‘Good Life’? A critical exploration of the Swedish kollektivhus to support a degrowth transition

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Charlotte Estey; [2021]
    Keywords : degrowth; ecological modernization; kollektivhus; co-housing; narratives; Stockholm; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Under the capitalist growth imperative, mainstream housing is connected to high social and ecological consequences. In light of the need for an alternative approach to housing, my thesis adopts a degrowth perspective to critically explore an alternative housing model: the Swedish kollektivhus (‘collective house’; co-housing). READ MORE

  3. 3. The Fight to Protect the Amazon: The Environmental Discourse of the Waorani Resistance Movement

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Severns; [2020]
    Keywords : extractivism; the Amazon; Waorani; environmental discourses; social resistance movements; Law and Political Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Ecuador has experienced a drastic political transformation since the return to neoliberalism under the reign of president Lenin Moreno. Political contentions between the government, environmentalists, and indigenous peoples have led to increased social resistance, protesting the use of extractivism and other neoliberal policies to increase economic growth and relieve national debt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design of an interactive authoringtool for creating branchedvideo : Design av ett interaktivt författarverktyg för att skapa grenadevideor

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Simon Schmidt; Tyrén Nils; [2019]
    Keywords : Authoring tool;

    Abstract : With the release of ”Bandersnatch” in 2018, an interactive movie where the viewermakes choices that affects the outcome of the story, we know that successful interactivemovies are possible and appreciated. Although this technology already exists the possibilitiesare seemingly limitless. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chekov, Ibsen and Flaubert’s doctors : An ideo-historical literature essay on how the medical revolution of the 19th century changed the role of doctors

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för medicinska vetenskaper

    Author : Hana Sharif; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Background: Today we are very likely to encounter exceedingly competent, courageous, charismatic and often times good-looking doctors as TV-show protagonists whilst flipping through the television channels. Just over a hundred years ago it would have been unimaginable for a doctor to lead a storyline, to be a well-liked hero, to even be described as competent. READ MORE