Essays about: "popular culture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 202 essays containing the words popular culture.

  1. 1. Podcasts: “Entertainment To Go” : A study on why Uppsala University students listen to podcast

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media; Uppsala universitet/Medier och kommunikation

    Author : Anneli Modin; Sasha Börholm; [2020]
    Keywords : podcast; convergence; mobility; uses gratifications theory; listening behavior;

    Abstract : The study aims to gain a deeper understanding of podcasts as a phenomenon. It specifically explores Uppsala University students and their podcast listening habits in an effort to gain understanding about why students listen to podcasts, if there are particular genres students are drawn to and why students believe podcasts are successful. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Crux of Virtual Leadership - Understanding how Virtual Leadership is Exercised in Practice by Examining a Case Study in a Global Organizational Context

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Delshammar; Josefine Artman; [2020]
    Keywords : Leadership; Virtual Teams; Virtual Leadership; Organizational Culture; Decentralization; E-leadership; Autonomy; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: The Crux of Virtual Leadership: Understanding how Virtual Leadership is Exercised in Practice by Examining a Case Study in a Global Organizational Context Authors: Johanna Delshammar and Josefine Artman Supervisor: PhD Stefan Svenningsson, Department of Business Administration Submission date: 22nd of May 2020 Course: BUSN49 Degree Project in Managing People, Knowledge and Change Purpose: The purpose of this research is to contribute with a deeper understanding of how virtual leadership efforts are exercised in practice within a global organizational context. Moreover, the study also aims to contribute with theoretical insight on the virtual leadership phenomenon, as well as enhance the understanding of how it can be exercised by practitioners. READ MORE

  3. 3. Approaches for improving the rheological characterization of fermented dairy products

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Livsmedelsteknik och nutrition (master)

    Author : Abdulrahman Muhammad; [2020]
    Keywords : food engineering; livsmedelsteknik; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Fermented dairy products are wildly consumable products in today societies, and these products are known for their unique rheological properties due to the complex structural systems they possess. The simplest rheological model for describing yogurt behavior is the Power Law model, but this model parameters are not sufficient for describing the complex behavior during flow and filling. READ MORE

  4. 4. Greedy men and seductive females : A qualitative gender analysis of the representation of villains in the James Bond franchise

    University essay from Jönköping University/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Author : Andreas Hammarstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : James Bond; Stereotypes; Popular culture; Villains; Gender; Qualitive analysis; Social constructionism;

    Abstract : The over 50-year-old movie icon James Bond is as current as ever. Since being the most prominent representation of a male hero and one of the world’s most recognizable movie icons, James Bond has been under the academicals loupe for many decades. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tropico : Civilization Bar

    University essay from Konstfack/Keramik & GlasKonstfack/Institutionen för konsthantverk (KHV)

    Author : Sebastian Hägelstam; [2020]
    Keywords : Colonialism; Post-Colonialism; Cultural Appropriation; Oceania; Tiki; Tropical Paradise; Colonial Gaze; James Cook; Paul Gaugain; Donn Beach;

    Abstract : Some years ago I stumbled upon and straight into the bliss of the tropical paradise when setting foot in a Tiki bar for the first time. The story behind this enchanting pop cultural institution unfolded a history built upon colonial power, cultural appropriation and hegemonies. READ MORE