Essays about: "the active voice"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 essays containing the words the active voice.

  1. 1. Psst, Wish Me Luck : Speculating Whispering as an Interaction Modethrough Design Fiction

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Emmi Parviainen; [2019]
    Keywords : whispering; speculative design; voice interaction; design ction; research through design; voice assistants; implicit interaction;

    Abstract : The voice technology today is limited to explicit interaction and does not take advantage of the connotation of voice modalities. Research has shown that it is possible to sense emotions and feelings as well as the context of information based on the tone of voice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Becoming Citizens : Representations of Citizenship in European Children's Literature

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Aura Saxen; [2018]
    Keywords : children s literature; citizenship; Europe; nation state; critical content analysis;

    Abstract : This thesis examines the representations of citizenship in award-winning children's novels from Finland, France, Sweden and the UK to analyse how the effects of recent cultural and economic developments affecting European societies are described and explored in children's literature. In recent years, both the EU and the nation-state have seemed to be in a state of crisis. READ MORE

  3. 3. Children’s Rights: the balance between children’s participation and protection : A policy analysis of the government report “A window of opportunity- a strengthen children’s rights perspective for children in refuges”

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Barn

    Author : Frida Liljekvist; [2018]
    Keywords : children’s rights; refuge; children’s voice; best interest of the child; UNCRC;

    Abstract : In November 2016 the Swedish government requested a study where actions were suggested in order to strengthen the children's rights perspective for those children living at refuges. This resulted in the commission of inquiry "A window of opportunity- a strengthen children's rights perspective for children in refuges" (SOU 2017:112). READ MORE

  4. 4. Read-a-paper-bility: can you read this paper for me? : A readability study of The Daily Telegraph and the Daily Mail

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Erik Jonsson; [2018]
    Keywords : readability; newspaper readability; readability formulas; the active voice; the passive voice; linking words; clauses per sentence; type-token ratio;

    Abstract : In our information age, it is of the highest importance that information is easy to understand by as many members of the potential target audience as possible. The present study analyses and compares the readability of 20 newspaper articles, half from the tabloid Daily Mail and the other half from the broadsheet The Daily Telegraph. READ MORE

  5. 5. Beyond the "lulz" : audience engagement with political memes in the case of Indonesia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap

    Author : Lestarini Saraswati Hapsoro; [2018]
    Keywords : audience engagement; citizenship; civic engagement; civic agency; civic cultures; democracy; election memes; Pilkada DKI; political memes; political discourse; political dissent; Setya Novanto; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the roles of Internet memes as a form of contemporary political discourse in Indonesia from the individual perspective of audience members. In-depth qualitative interviews with fourteen Indonesian young adults were conducted to understand the ways in which they engage and create meaning of political memes, allowing for a closer examination on the media’s potential for contribution to civic cultures. READ MORE