Essays about: "Technological sciences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 211 essays containing the words Technological sciences.

  1. 1. Are climate budgets the new green? A critical study of environmental discourses in Oslo's climate budget

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Anne-Sofie Sejer Sejer Petersen; [2020]
    Keywords : Oslo; climate budget; environmental discourses; degrowth; consumption-based emissions; city GHG mitigation; environmental science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Reducing greenhouse gas emissions at the city scale continues to be of high priority. Oslo pioneered a cross-sectoral steering method ‘the climate budget’, effectively branding themselves as ’green leaders’. READ MORE

  2. 2. Digital wellbeing, according to Google

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Daniel Svensson; [2019]
    Keywords : Digital wellbeing; Google; technology; smartphones; science and technology studies; social shaping; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : In May 2018, Google presented a new initiative called Digital wellbeing at their annual developer conference, Google I/O. Digital wellbeing consists of part a new design philosophy guiding the company’s products, part a set of tools to improve people’s relationship with digital technology. READ MORE

  3. 3. Artists without an income? : critical analysis of the value gap and its impact on emerging artists and the music industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Jenny-Maria Lohiniva; [2019]
    Keywords : music industy; artists; streaming services; value gap; record labels; media conglomeration; live performance; visual image; social media; recording industry; music distribution; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis seeks to discover what are the consequences of the value gap, for the emerging artists and the music industry by critically evaluating the concept of value gap and what it means for the music industry. This will also lead the way to discovering how emerging artists are “making it” in the era of music streaming, and which aspects are playing a significant role in this. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE CONNECTION OF TURKISH “HOUSEWIVES” TO THE WORLD BY HANDMADE YARN PRODUCTS

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Seyda Bagdogan; [2019]
    Keywords : Virtual etnography; knitting; Turkish women; housewife; YouTube; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study has aimed to understand the experiences of the Turkish women who share their knitting videos on YouTube through using the virtual ethnography conducted. The participant women mostly describe themselves as a “housewife” and/or specify their roles through association with domestic tasks, which is related to the position of assigned to many women by Turkish society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sea Level Rise Vulnerability Assessment for Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Marwa al Kabban; [2019]
    Keywords : Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; GIS; Sea Level Rise; Vulnerability Assessment; Modelling Sea Level Rise; Impacts Assessment of Sea Level Rise; GIS application in Sea Level Rise; Disaster Risk Reduction DRR ; Government Information Sharing GIS ; ArcGIS Web App Builder Dashboard; Sea Level Rise Story Map; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The phenomenon of global warming has become a fact, however; the uncertainty is about the magnitude and acceleration of its manifestations. Global mean sea level rise is one of the results induced by global warming and is happening with an undetectable accelerated pace. READ MORE