Essays about: "nostalgia"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 76 essays containing the word nostalgia.

  1. 1. Longing for Leisure: How Near-Past Nostalgia Shapes Leisure Practices

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Taraneh Kianersi Adegani; Johanna Brun Gustavsson; [2021-07-02]
    Keywords : Near-past nostalgia; leisure practices; practice theory; qualitative methodology;

    Abstract : Nostalgia has been conceptualized as an emotion, yet limited studies have explored how it shapes practices. In light of the Covid-19 pandemic individuals' lives have been turned upside down, resulting in nostalgia for the time just prior to the pandemic. READ MORE

  2. 2. How the coronavirus made us nostalgic & affected our consumption

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sarah Stolt; Louisa Lundh; [2021-07-02]
    Keywords : Nostalgia; Enchantment; Consumption; Pandemic; Covid-19; Sensemaking; Substitution; Show-off;

    Abstract : Consumption is usually seen as the way consumers purchase and consume in order to make sense of themselves, their surroundings and create meaning. However, the pandemic of Covid-19 has spread worldwide and previous research has just begun to address how this pandemic has affected us. READ MORE

  3. 3. How the Corona Pandemic Made us Nostalgic for the Immediate Past: An Exploration of Nostalgia during the Corona Pandemic

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Gustav Enström; Axel Klofsten; [2021-07-01]
    Keywords : Rationalisation; disenchantment; nostalgia; Corona pandemic; consumption experiences; immediate nostalgia;

    Abstract : This article explores and illustrates the rationalising and disenchanting effects of the Corona pandemic and their manifestations in nostalgia. We find that previous research has not addressed the way in which consumers long for the past the way they do during the pandemic. READ MORE

  4. 4. Colonial Imagery and representation in tourism marketing of African destinations. : A case study of Kenya

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Institutionen för kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anne Mundati; [2021]
    Keywords : Colonial myth; photography; marketing; Kenya; destination.;

    Abstract : This research study is based on the visual marketing of African destinations and the colonial influence in a post-colonial world. Recent tourism research tourism has examined post-colonial realities in developing countries addressing the experience of British post-colonialism, however, only a few of those studies have examined the cultural consequences of tourism marketing image influence on culture and national identity. READ MORE

  5. 5. TASTE - An investigation on taste and class in relation to - kitsch, art and commodified luxury.

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för konst, kultur och kommunikation (K3)

    Author : Viktoria Marie Madsen; [2021]
    Keywords : Smag; Klassedistinktion; Habitus; Kulturel kapital; Pierre Bourdieu; Cindy Sherman; Louis Vuitton; Artification; Postmodernisme; Pop kultur; Kitsch; Luksus; Roland Barthes; Myter.;

    Abstract : This thesis takes a closer look at the phenomena of taste in relation to kitsch, art and luxury, analyzing a visual campaign, by the luxury brand Louis Vuitton. The visual campaign is made by Louis Vuitton to promote a collaboration with the postmodern artist Cindy Sherman. READ MORE