Essays about: "beauty with a purpose"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words beauty with a purpose.

  1. 1. Will Beauty Save the World? A historical context study of the Miss Venezuela pageant as a conceivable contributor to communication for development.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jassir de Windt; [2019]
    Keywords : celebrity beauty queens; beauty with a purpose; communication for development; cultural identity; national identity; popular culture; race and class; internationalisation; economic transnationalism; social norms of beauty; representation women; social change; Celebrity-Development nexus; Venezuela; historical context; qualitative research;

    Abstract : In recent years, old-hand development scholars, in the category of Dan Brockington, have expressed their concern over academia’s neglect of the significance of celebrities in the field. As has been the case of an outturn hereof, namely beauty pageants. READ MORE

  2. 2. Dealing with Death: The Romanticising of Tuberculosis in Three Victorian Novels

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska

    Author : Lotta Larsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Tuberculosis; romanticising; Elizabeth Gaskell; Charlotte Brontë; North and South; Ruth; Jane Eyre; Disease; Victorian Era; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : The purpose of this essay is to investigate whether the characters of Charlotte Brontë’s and Elizabeth Gaskell’s novels Jane Eyre, North and South and Ruth romanticise tuberculosis, how the disease was romanticised, and what qualities the affected characters had to possess to die from the disease. Major and minor characters who contract the disease are scrutinised, as well as the characters surrounding them, to get a satisfactory picture of the romanticising. READ MORE

  3. 3. 'Dangerous Beauty' : a feminist analysis of the U.S. and the U.K. media’s portrayal of female soldiers through the case of Private First Class Lynndie England

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Frida Bergqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : Military; female soldiers; Lynndie England; U.S. media; U.K. media; militarised femininity; deductive content analysis; victimisation; demonisation; trivialisation; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to understand how, and why, the media is sustaining traditional gender norms in their portrayal of female soldiers. The primary material of the study consists of articles published by newspapers in the United States and the United Kingdom, describing PFC. Lynndie England and her actions in the Abu Ghraib scandal. READ MORE

  4. 4. Att kombinera rosor med perenner och annueller : ett förslag till växtkomposition samt besöksinformation på Fredriksdal

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Emelie Bertils; [2018]
    Keywords : växtkomposition; rosenrabatter; annueller; perenner; moderna rosor; besöksvärde; Fredriksdal;

    Abstract : Det finns inget som är rätt eller fel när det kommer till vad som uppfattas vackert. Då det är upp till åskådaren att själv bedöma detta är omdömet subjektiv. Däremot vill jag med detta arbetet visa på en del begrepp och riktlinjer kring vad som ligger till grunden till vad jag anser vara vacker växtkomposition. READ MORE

  5. 5. Commerce & Friendship : A qualitative study of new value streams created by beauty vloggers through relationship building on social media

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten; Linköpings universitet/FöretagsekonomiLinköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakulteten

    Author : Yichen Zhang; Tavonga Chikwaya; [2018]
    Keywords : Social media; influencer; beauty vlogger; relationship; value streams;

    Abstract : Background: Social media platforms are evolving to be effective platforms in marketing but due to customers’ scepticism on how they are being approached there is need to be cautious on how best to build relationships towards value creation. Purpose: To explore within the field of social media influencer marketing to understand how new value streams could be created by beauty vloggers through building relationship with followers (audiences), or the potential customers on virtual market. READ MORE