Essays about: "significance of human act"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words significance of human act.

  1. 1. Defining Urban Terroir : The Placemaking Qualities of a City

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Zaid Al-karkhi; [2021]
    Keywords : Terroir; placemaking; authenticity; urban design; cultural identity; exclusion; interculturalism;

    Abstract : Throughout the history of Architecture and Urbanism, many efforts were made and continue being done in order to learn how to successfully design good built environments for human beings. This goal has not only expanded to several other fields such as Geography, Sociology, and Environmental Psychology but also received new and invaluable contributions from several other unexpected fields. READ MORE

  2. 2. Refugees Welcome? : A study of Structural Apathy towards refugees in Sweden- How can illustrative storytelling challenge the socio-political restrictions of independent refugee narrations in Sweden?

    University essay from Konstfack/Grafisk design & illustration

    Author : Hayfaa Alchalabi; [2020]
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    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore the tool of illustrative storytelling to challenge governmental restrictions faced by refugee narratives in Sweden. This exploration will be done through the study of stereotypes that stigmatise the refugee’s identity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Wise Men in Times of Woe : Wizards as representations of human interaction with the natural world in The Lord of the Rings

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Anton Jonsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Tolkien; ecocriticism; nature; fantasy; wizards; Lord of the Rings;

    Abstract : The fictive world created by Oxford Professor J. R. R. Tolkien is intimately linked with his own views of the world. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Crematorium of Hanga Hahave on Rapa Nui (Easter Island): What stories can the skeletal remains reveal. 

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Sigourney Nina Navarro; [2017]
    Keywords : Crematoria; Hanga Hahave; Rapa Nui; Easter Island; Cremations; Osteology; Osteoarchaeology; Entanglement; Human remains; Burnt bones; Relic; Burial; Offering; Cannibalism;

    Abstract : This paper uses an osteological approach and applies the study of entanglement in an attempt to understand the crematoria on Rapa Nui (Easter Island), which represent a unique tradition within the ceremonial spheres of the Polynesian area. Skeletal remains from the crematorium of ahu Hanga Hahave, which consist of both cremated - and unburned remains, have been analysed to reveal the different practices that took part in the cremation process and to identify the individuals that were deposited in such structure. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tort as Remedial Action Against Breaches of the ECHR - A Study of Constitutional Rights Using the Impact of the ECHR in Swedish Constitutional and Tort Law

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : David Kron; [2016]
    Keywords : Constitutional law; human rights law; tort law; the right to an effective remedy; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate whether tort liability claims against public authorities for breaches of the ECHR can be defined as a constitutional right in Swedish law. The theoretical definition of what constitutes a constitutional right is constructed through elements of Robert Alexy’s A Theory of Constitutional Rights. READ MORE