Essays about: "affective"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 208 essays containing the word affective.

  1. 1. Cultivating Critique in Folds and Pleats - Posthuman Enactments in the Dress of Rick Owens

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Wiktor Hansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Posthuman; Fashion; Anthropocene; Intra-Relationality; Rick Owens; Avant-Garde; Deleuze; Queer; MACA; Arts and Architecture; Cultural Sciences; Philosophy and Religion; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Taking as its epistemological starting point the proposed geological era of the Anthropocene, this thesis enquires the affective potential of avant-garde fashion in criticising, improving or transforming the supposed givenness of The Human as a historical concept. In order to do so, it inflects and departs from the tightly held onto-epistemological cannon of fashion studies and anthropology of dress, in which fashion is understood primarily through representation, signification and performance of identity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fashioning Cultural Equity : A study of the materials, practices, products and consumers of fashion company Afriek

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/ModevetenskapStockholms universitet/Centrum för modevetenskap

    Author : Nora Veerman; [2019]
    Keywords : Fashion; cultural difference; fashion company; transnationalism; materiality; materialism; affectivity; agency; Third Space; cultural hybridity; African print cloth; kitenge; fashion production; fashion consumption;

    Abstract : In today’s globalising world, cultural differences are often exacerbated and exploited for commercial purposes. Recently, various transnational fashion companies have arisen that aim to soothe such cultural tensions, establishing cross-cultural dialogue through the production of fashion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Conceiving a talk show and civic talk through young women’s eyes : gender in an audience study on Indonesian talk show ‘Mata Najwa’

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Rania Savitri Mafiroh; [2019]
    Keywords : audience engagement; citizenship; civic cultures; civic agency; civic talk; civic mix; female audience; Indonesia; Mata Najwa; Najwa Shihab; intimate public sphere; patriarchal culture; spectrum of engagement; talk show; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The thesis focuses on the agency of young Indonesian women audiences promoted by an Indonesia television talk show, Mata Najwa. The aim of the thesis is understanding the engagement of young Indonesian women with the programme and how they acquire knowledge from this public discussion talk show as their resource in having civic talk about political and social issues in Indonesia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Facial age and anger expression : An event-related brain potential study

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Akwaththage Udayangani; [2019]
    Keywords : Late Positive Potential; Facial Age; Anger; Perception;

    Abstract : The perception of human faces is affected by different facial features. For example, older faces are processed differently to younger ones and faces expressing diverse emotions are also processed differently. READ MORE

  5. 5. Avoiding Personalized Ads on Social Media : Understanding how YouTube users experience personalized advertising and what leads to ad avoidance in the context of personalization

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Andrada Miia; Kaili Dong; [2019]
    Keywords : Personalization; Personalized ads; Advertising; Ad avoidance; Avoidance; Social Media; Social Media Advertising;

    Abstract : Recent trends and developments in the fields of Big Data, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence are completely transforming the way brands are engaging and communicating with their audience, allowing more personalized communications than ever. With the spread of social networking sites, such as Facebook, YouTube or Instagram a new opportunity arises for companies to connect to their consumers. READ MORE