Essays about: "habitus"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 85 essays containing the word habitus.

  1. 1. The Perpetual Colonial Situation: Language and Dominance in Taiwan

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Tsung-Ting Chen; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : language policy; colonialism; Hoklo; Mandarin; sociology; habitus; field; capital; Taiwan; China;

    Abstract : In Taiwan today, 96% of the population speaks Mandarin. Yet, Mandarin speakers were rare, if not totally absent, on the island before 1945. READ MORE

  2. 2. A City of Heathy Mobility. Mixed method case study on development of sustainable bicycle mobility in Warsaw.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Sandra Szynkowska; [2019]
    Keywords : sustainable transportation; development; bicycle; Warsaw; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The uncontrolled development of automotive transportation worldwide raised the urgency to promote sustainable transportation among European cities, whereas bicycle as the most sustainable alternative to cars has become a symbol of urban sustainability. The popularization of cycling trips is conducive to reducing congestion, noise, and pollution in cities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lignosers vintervärden i gestaltningar : bark, habitus och placering

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

    Author : Linn Karlin; [2019]
    Keywords : bark; vintervärde; habitus; vinterträdgård; gestaltning; lignos; barkfärg; vinterkomposition;

    Abstract : I Sverige är en stor del av året belagt i vintermörker och den lövade säsongen hos lignoser är kort. Att få uppleva en trädgård i sin fulla vinterskrud kan lysa upp även de mörkaste av dagar. I Sverige är det dock få som får uppleva en vit vinter. READ MORE

  4. 4. Students Without Borders? : an analysis of the role of digital media in the lives of international students at Lund University

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Timothy Parker; [2019]
    Keywords : International Students; Digital Media; Social Media; Mediatization; Cosmopolitanism; Conviviality; Multiculturalism; Transnationalism; Sweden; Mobility.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : International students at Lund University are constantly engaged with their mobile devices. Communication conducted through these devices across a variety of digital and social media platforms facilitates a significant amount of everyday communication, on both a local and transnational level. READ MORE

  5. 5. Making democracy work through the logic of practice : a study of the bureaucracy at the Nordic Council of Ministers and the art of acting by producing texts

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

    Author : Negin Nasiripour; [2019]
    Keywords : assemblage; black box; bureaucratic field; habitus; logic of practice; Nordic Council of Ministers;

    Abstract : We live in an increasingly globalized world in which we humans are linked to each other within and across transnational and national social fields that make up totality of modern societies. Governance and democracy are enacted on various levels, from districts up to international levels, such as the European Union (EU). READ MORE