Essays about: "Zygmunt Bauman"

Found 5 essays containing the words Zygmunt Bauman.

  1. 1. Filling the Void: Investigating the Impact of The Digital Society on Generation Z’s Relationships

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Joana Gama Filho; Melanie Hopkins; [2018]
    Keywords : Critical Studies; Consumer Culture Studies; Postmodernism; Internet; Love; Interpersonal Relationships; Social Media; Dating Apps; Tinder; Digital Society; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research is to contribute to the knowledge about Generation Z in the consumer society context, through a critical investigation of the possible negative impacts of the internalization of the consumerist mentality within the digital capitalist society. This is relevant since such internalization could interfere with the capacity of individuals to maintain long-term relations and influences their overall wellbeing through the stimulation of anxiety, loneliness, sense of inadequacy, and fleeting actions, among others. READ MORE

  2. 2. Counter-Ideology Populism : The Finns Party’s Counter-Democratic, Counter-Cosmopolitan, Counter-Finlandization Platform, as told by Suomen Uutiset

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

    Author : Arttu Narhi; [2016]
    Keywords : the Finns Party; Perussuomalaiset; populism; counter-democracy; counter-cosmopolitanism; counter-Finlandization; counter-ideology; public sphere; counterpublics; new media; legitimacy; echo chambers; Suomen Uutiset; Hommaforum; Euro sceptics; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Nationalist populist movements are on the rise across Europe. In Finland, the Finns Party became the primary oppositional movement against mainstream politics after their birth in 1995. The party political platform has been defined by nationalism, social conservatism, and populism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Death and Society - a methodological critique of Zygmunt Bauman's "psychoanalytic" approach to sociology

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Saga Pyk Angere; [2011]
    Keywords : Zygmunt Bauman; denial of death; culture; sociological method; psychoanalysis; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This essay examines Zygmunt Bauman’s Mortality, Immortality, and Other Life Strategies from a methodological perspective. Bauman’s method is influenced by phenomenology and psychoanalysis, and has many followers in different fields. READ MORE

  4. 4. Urban Mobility in the 21st Century : Defining the Problems of Car-usage

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för planering och mediedesign

    Author : Thomas Brindefalk Knutsson; [2010]
    Keywords : Urban Mobility; Behavior; Sustainability; European Commission; Globalization; Car; Commuting; Travel; Consumption;

    Abstract : This master thesis ”Urban Mobility in the 21st Century” gives an insight into the challenges that come with car usage in today’s society. Even though decision makers are trying to encourage people to use other means of transport, the car is still the predominant choice of transport for many people. READ MORE

  5. 5. With young people in mind : a documentation of and reflections on a design process of a new school environment in UK

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management

    Author : Lina Berglund; [2007]
    Keywords : school ground design; young people;

    Abstract : This master's thesis is about the process of developing young people's educational environments. By keeping a weekly diary, I have followed three months of a UK secondary school ground development. The diary has been written with focus on young people and the design development. READ MORE