Essays about: "short story"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 71 essays containing the words short story.

  1. 1. The user’s experience of stress and workload in videos with stalls

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Wilhelm Brodin; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to investigate the user experience when watching different formats of video, specifically at the occurrence of a stall from the perspective of workload and stress. The three research questions narrowed the scope down to a comparison between linear and branched video and the presence, or absence, of a playback bar in the user interface (UI). READ MORE

  2. 2. Shipping Human and Nature and Promoting Activism through Terry Bisson’s “Bears Discover Fire” : Applying an Ecocritical Lens and the Biophilia Hypothesis to Literature for Implications in the EFL-Setting

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Karl Erneland; [2020]
    Keywords : Ecocriticism; Terry Bisson; Biophilia Hypothesis; EFL; Environment; Activism; Nature; Bears Discover Fire; Upper Secondary School.;

    Abstract : The planetary crisis is a factor with undoubted effects on society. Education in Sweden concerns itself with preparing students for societal life through passing on values and emphasising the need for critical thinking. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nog är ju viktigt : The role of modal particles nog and ju in responsibility attribution in L1 and L2 speakers

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Centrum för tvåspråkighetsforskning

    Author : Pia Järnefelt; [2019]
    Keywords : modal particles; linguistic cues; responsibility attribution; self-paced reading; L1 transfer; L2 acquisition; ju; nog;

    Abstract : The present study investigates whether advanced adult L2 speakers comprehend the subtle linguistic cues that modal particles entail and seek to find if modal particles affect them in their responsibility attribution. Two groups of advanced L2 speakers of Swedish were tested; one group of L1 German speakers and one group of L1 English speakers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Dalit Literature and Experience A Journey towards Empathy : Character portrayals in short stories of Jayprakash Kardam and Ajay Navaria

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för lingvistik och filologi

    Author : David Dymén; [2019]
    Keywords : Dalit; Dalit Literature; Dalit Consciousness; change of heart; experience; empathy; sympathy; caste-system in India; casteism; short story; character analysis; Jayprakash Kardam; Ajay Navaria; Hindi literature; Dalit cetnā; hṛday parivartan; anubhūti; samānubhūti; sahānubhūti;

    Abstract : During the last decades, a Hindi Dalit literary movement has emerged in North India. This essay is a study and comparison on character portrayals in short stories by two authors from this movement, Jayprakash Kardam and Ajay Navaria. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Copenhill Crisis. The Dark Side of Planning The Greenest Waste-fired Power Plant Ever Seen

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Ulrik Kohl; [2019]
    Keywords : urban politics; power plant; neoliberal planning; iconicity; city marketing; sustainable energy; waste-to-energy; dark side of planning;

    Abstract : This thesis is about the making of a power plant. It sheds light on how neoliberal ideas shape large public investments in sustainable energy infrastructure. It tells the story of how the City of Copenhagen decided to build what was claimed to be the greenest waste-fired power plant in the world: Copenhill. READ MORE