Essays about: "biopower"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 37 essays containing the word biopower.

  1. 1. Scruffy Masculinities : A visual analysis of gay bear representations in Walter Van Beirendonck’s runways

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Modevetenskap

    Author : Iulian Suman; [2021]
    Keywords : Walter Van Beirendonck; W LT; Fashion show; Hegemonic masculinity; Gay bears; Non-conformative bodies; Gay masculinity; Queer masculinity;

    Abstract : Despite the vast research regarding non-conformative bodies, there is little material on the gay bear representation in fashion modeling. This thesis investigates the bear embodiment in the runway shows of Walter Van Beirendonck, respectively W&LT Autumn/Winter 1995–1996 Paradise Pleasure Productions, W&LT Autumn/Winter 1996-1997 Wonderland, Walter Van Beirendonck Spring/Summer 2010 Wonder, and Walter Van Beirendonck Spring/Summer 2011 Read My Skin. READ MORE

  2. 2. Indonesian Rural Electrification : What is the most sustainable solution?

    University essay from KTH/Energiteknik

    Author : Claudia Vannucchi; [2021]
    Keywords : biomass power; rural electrification; Indonesia; Calliandra; Sulawesi; Indonesia; microgrid; renewable microgrid; sustainable development; biomassakraft; landsbygdens elektrifiering; Indonesien; Calliandra; Sulawesi; Indonesien; mikronät; förnyelsebart mikronät; hållbar utveckling;

    Abstract : The Sustainable Development Goal n°7 is calling for a prompt response to guarantee affordable and clean energy for all. While the electrification rate is rapidly increasing around the world, much work still remains to achieve electricity access in remote areas or Non-Interconnected Zones, such as the numerous small islands that compose Indonesia. READ MORE

  3. 3. Feasibility analysis of upgrading the cogeneration unit of George Washington sugar mill in Cuba

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik; KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Joakim Ginste; Sascha Partanen; [2020]
    Keywords : CEST; cogeneration; levelized cost of energy; net present value; sugar mill; CEST; kraftvärmeverk; energiproduktionskostnad; nettonuvärde; sockerbruk;

    Abstract : Cuba’s government has set a goal to generate 24 percent of the country’s electricity from renewable sources by 2030. The country’s many sugar mills have been identified as key contributors to reach this goal as their cogeneration units have the potential to significantly increase Cuba’s electricity production from biomass by upgrading them to bioelectric plants. READ MORE

  4. 4. Coronavirus, Risk, and Responsibility - A Governmental Analysis of Swedish Crisis Management During the Covid-19 Pandemic

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Joel Bergenfalk; [2020]
    Keywords : Covid-19; coronavirus; Michel Foucault 1926–1984 ; governmentality; risk; biopower; responsibilization; Sweden; crises; human rights; Social Sciences;

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  5. 5. Resistance is Utile : a study of civil society organizing for public service regarding the Occupation of Sollefteå Hospital

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Mimmi Andersson Johansen; [2020]
    Keywords : resistance; occupation; discourse; biopower; identification; cultural heritage;

    Abstract : The declining access to public service is a concern for most rural areas in Sweden. This study aims to understand how civil society organize in order to maintain public service with the example of the occupation of Sollefteå Hospital. The protest opposes the closure of acute health care wards, most notably the maternity ward. READ MORE