Essays about: "life"

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  1. 1. Born Global Firms in The Furniture Industry - A Multiple Case Study of Scandinavian Furniture brands within the Premium Segment

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Fredrik Larsen; [2019-10-17]
    Keywords : Born global; Prior experience; External networks; Country of origin effects; Entry mode;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  2. 2. This Devious Subject - about the future of this earthly life, my constructive failure to locate myself, and my being as a relationality of subjectivity, discourse and materiality

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Lovisa Sallén; [2019-10-10]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Through articulating what I call my weave of understanding, in this thesis I aspire to come to a new understanding of the relation between materiality, discourse and ubjectivity as with my being composing a relationality that figures me a movement in and of the world. Inspired by Arendt’s concept of weaving in combination with Bakhtin’s notion of polyphony and what Icall sympathetic reading as my method I interpret and entangle notions from Foucault, Butler, Spivak, Irigaray, Merleau-Ponty, Derrida, hooks, Bhabha and Barad into what I call my weave of understanding. READ MORE

  3. 3. Francisco Mignone’s 16 Valsas for Bassoon. An informed interpretative proposal

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Gabriel Sales Garcia; [2019-10-02]
    Keywords : Francisco Mignone; Valsas Brasileiras; Bassoon; emic; performance; interpretative proposal; Mário de Andrade.;

    Abstract : The aim of this independent project for my master’s degree is to develop an interpretative proposal for the 16 Brazilian Waltzes (16 Valsas Brasileiras) for bassoon solo composed by Francisco Mignone between 1979 and 1981. For that, I use an emic-inspired approach to really be able to understand the cultural aspects surrounding these pieces framed in the style called “Brazilian music”. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bhinneka Tunggal Ika – The importance of art in the sense of belonging.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Francesca Vincentie; [2019-10-02]
    Keywords : composition; self-determination; storytelling; bi-cultural identity; decolonizing methodologies;

    Abstract : Can the sense of belonging to a culture be strengthened with composing music as a method? Everything we experience are being kept somewhere in our minds. Consciously or subconsciously I believe that life experiences have to be processed in some way. If you're not doing any kind of artistic expression, it might come out as speech. READ MORE

  5. 5. The right to the city in post-apartheid South Africa: Abahlali baseMjondolo’s struggle for land, housing and dignity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Simon Johansson; [2019-10-01]
    Keywords : Abahlali baseMjondolo; the right to the city; citizenship; collective memory; dignity;

    Abstract : Fifty percent of the world’s population live in cities today, but predictions of the sustained urbanization trend estimates that this number will increase to seventy percent by 2050. Meanwhile, the consequences of the urban divide and the demarcations between people in the increasingly fragmented societies could be demonstrated in the case of South Africa. READ MORE