Essays about: "Visual Culture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 128 essays containing the words Visual Culture.

  1. 1. How Blue is the Sky? : Horace B. de Saussure and his cyanometer – its invention, use and legacy

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier

    Author : Michael Lindberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Cyanometer; History of Natural Science; Horace Benedict de Saussure.;

    Abstract : Anyone who has gazed at a cloud free sky during daytime certainly havenoticed that the colour of the sky is blue. A careful observer may also havenoticed that the sky can look darker or lighter blue. READ MORE

  2. 2. Revival of the Cambodia’s music as a form to sustain national identity : a case study of SmallWorld SmallBand in producing authentic songs

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Sophornna Chea; [2020]
    Keywords : national identity; cultural identity; authenticity; revival; cultural citizenship; youth culture; social media; imagined community; media studies; production studies; music studies; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis critically examines the experiences of young artists in Cambodia’s music industry with regard to their experiences of incorporating traditional instruments and genres into music-making processes. The investigation is based on a case study of an original music band known as SmallWorld SmallBand, which is one of the leading bands in Cambodia. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Battle of Eurovision: A case study of Russia and Ukraine’s use of the Eurovision Song Contest as a cultural battlefield

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Orinius Welander; [2020]
    Keywords : cultural diplomacy; visual IR; Eurovision Song Contest; Russia; Ukraine; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This study aims to explore and analyze how Eurovision Song Contest functioned as an alternative – cultural – battlefield in the Russian-Ukrainian conflict over Crimea. With the use of soft power politics in warfare as the root of interest, this study uses the theories of cultural diplomacy and visual international relations to explore how images may be central to modern-day warfare and conflicts as the perception of. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improving Materials Supply Processes to Assembly Lines Through Toyota Production System and Lean Manufacturing

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för teknisk ekonomi och logistik

    Author : Patrik Östlund; [2020]
    Keywords : Lean manufacturing; Toyota production system; Operations management; Flow efficiency; Continuous improvements; Setup time reduction; Kanban system; Constructive research approach; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Purpose – TePe Munhygienprodukter AB (TePe) is moving the production facility designated their toothbrushes as part of their expansion phase. Not only do they face challenges due to a two-floor production, but also do they face efficiency and safety challenges in their materials flow. READ MORE

  5. 5. Taste for exclusivity. – A visual image analysis on the representation of social class and taste.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : KATHARINA EVELINE STUMP; [2020]
    Keywords : Visual Communication; Socioeconomic status; Culture; Taste; Image Analysis; Luxury Fashion Branding; Wim Wenders; Jil Sander;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to create a deeper understanding on how brands today arepart of culture, creating meaning and effects, persuading customers through hidden messages and cultural communication codes. The starting point for my studies has been a European approach, with a German brand as empirical material. READ MORE