Essays about: "perception"

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  1. 1. Searching for possibilities - Exploring the potentials of my Qanun performance.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Högskolan för scen och musik

    Author : Richard Alsadi; [2021-10-21]
    Keywords : qanun; ancient instrument; traditional instrument; Middle Eastern music; world music; experimental; ambience; soundscape composition; maqam; noise music; self-discovery; extended techniques; improvisation;

    Abstract : Over the course of many years of playing the qanun; a trapezoidal middle eastern zither-like stringed instrument, I have noticed how often the instrument has been played within its modal traditional framework, leading me to a perception that the qanun and myself are prevented from discovering more techniques and new potentials. I, hence, have been attempting to explore the traditional manners of treating the instrument with regard to timbre, playing techniques, and different harmonic orientations - while trying to maintain its true qualities and not losing sight of its traditional soul. READ MORE

  2. 2. Women Representation in Politics: A Case Study of Afghan Women

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Moazima Stanikzai; [2021-09-15]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : It is known that women’s participation is less than men in Muslim countries and especially in Afghanistan. In order to know the reasons behind women’s less contribution in politics, this thesis focuses on women’s perceptions and experiences about their situation, using a qualitative approach. READ MORE

  3. 3. Shaping trust between users and autonomous cars in situations involving emergency vehicles: A human-centered design approach

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Johan Almroth; Milos Bastajic; Philip Berg; Rebecka Berg; Isabella Fransson; Midia Keshto; [2021-09-14]
    Keywords : autonomous car; emergency vehicle; design; trust; HCD; design factors; self-driving; RtD; Reasearch through design;

    Abstract : Technological advances have accelerated the development of autonomous vehiclesand fully autonomous cars are now on the horizon. As automation gradually replacesthe driver, their role in the car becomes ambiguous. In order to reap the benefits ofsuch a system, the place of man must be understood and taken into account. READ MORE

  4. 4. PORTRAYAL OF ADOPTION IN SWEDISH NEWS MEDIA. A transitivity analysis of social actors in the 2018 Chile adoption news story.

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Maria Saloranta; [2021-08-25]
    Keywords : News media; adoption; critical discourse analysis; transitivity analysis; portrayal; representation;

    Abstract : The current study researches how adoption stakeholders are portrayed inSwedish news media by applying a transitivity framework to analyze online newsarticles. The news articles in focus concern adoptions made in the 1970s from Chile toSweden with possible ties to human trafficking. READ MORE

  5. 5. STUDENTS’ PERCEPTION OF INFORMAL LEADERS

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Maryia Krupenina; [2021-08-16]
    Keywords : Leadership; Leaderhip Perception; Informal Leader; Leadership Traits;

    Abstract : The study examines the perception of a leader among students. The aim of the research was to reveal discrepancy in students’ perceptions of actual and ideal leaders. READ MORE