Essays about: "cultural issues and values"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 essays containing the words cultural issues and values.

  1. 1. Age of Arrakis: State Apparatuses and Foucauldian Biopolitics in Frank Herbert's Dune

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Pontus Viberg; [2019]
    Keywords : power; ideology; biopower; religion; science fiction; Herbert Dune; America; colonialism; state apparatus;

    Abstract : Frank Herbert’s Dune is generally recognized as the best-selling science fiction novel of all time. While it is commonly referred to as a novel of environmental characteristics, this essay investigates the depiction of society and how the power dynamics in this far future setting are presented. READ MORE

  2. 2. Uses and Issues – The case of Visby Cathedral : An analysis of values and frictions associated with usage at a venue that is both cultural heritage and an active religious institution

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Walter Duphorn; [2019]
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    Abstract : This thesis is a case study of Visby Cathedral, cultural heritage with a rich history that has been an active site of worship since medieval times. This has resulted in an interest in the cathedral as a tourist destination which has increased exponentially since the city became a world heritage. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact Of High Fashion PR In The Creation Of A Fashion Editorial Image

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för modevetenskap

    Author : Isabelle Pandeya; [2019]
    Keywords : public relations; luxury; gatekeepers; fashion magazines; PR policies; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Brand owners protect their brands by setting policies through their public relations departments. The PR policies control how magazines communicate their brands to the public. This study examines the aesthetical values and impact of a brand owner’s public relations policies on fashion editorial images. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sex, Love and Moral Control: Exploring the effectiveness and limitations of international and regional human rights law relevant to SOGIESC diverse groups in the quest to invalidate Zimbabwe’s “sodomy” law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Farai Irene Chikwanha; [2019]
    Keywords : Zimbabwe; SOGIESC; sex; same-sex attracted persons; sodomy; carnal intercourse against the order of nature; international human rights law; regional human rights law; comparative law; human rights; privacy; equality; non-discrimination; dignity; consensual; morality; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : “Only in the most technical sense is this a case about who may penetrate whom where. At a practical and symbolical level it is about the status, moral citizenship and sense of self-worth of a significant section of the community. READ MORE

  5. 5. En plan för naturen : natur- och kulturmiljövårdsprogrammet Från Bjäre till Österlen och dess betydelse för fysisk planering

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

    Author : Ylva Eriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : planeringsunderlag; naturvårdsprogram; naturvård; fysisk planering; kunskapsöverföring;

    Abstract : Denna studie undersöker Kristianstad läns Natur- och kulturmiljövårdsprogram, Från Bjäre till Österlen, från 1996 och dess betydelse för den fysiska planeringen i Hässleholms kommun. Den pågående förlusten av biologisk mångfald (FN 1992) understryker behovet av fördjupad kunskap om landskapets naturvärden. READ MORE