Essays about: "transformative play"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words transformative play.

  1. 1. "We fight hard to make sure that we bring peace" - A study of women's organisations and peacebuilding in Liberia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Matilda Halling; [2019]
    Keywords : peacebuilding; peace; building; women s organisations; Liberia;

    Abstract : Since the adoption of United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 in 2000 it has become a frequently repeated argument that the participation of women makes peacebuilding processes more sustainable. Women’s involvement in peacebuilding is often connected to a long-term perspective, despite this little research have been carried out to examine how long-term peacebuilding is exercised in practise, leaving the understanding of the concept incomplete. READ MORE

  2. 2. Embodiment and the Boundaries Between Us in Virtual Reality - A critical analysis of inclusivity in social virtual reality environments

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Claudia Maneka Maharaj; [2017]
    Keywords : Virtual Reality; Social structures; Inclusivity; Diversity; Gender; Race; Ethnicity; Culture; Phenomenology; Agential Realism; Design; Technology; Discourse; Embodiment; Bodies; Social environments;

    Abstract : Virtual Reality (VR) is considered the next major communication tool and its potential has been described as “a ubiquitous force and as pervasive and transformative as the internet was in the 90s or the smartphone was in the 2000s” (Somasegar, 2016). Social spaces in VR (SocialVR) are at the forefront of developing new possibilities in communication that could offer greater connection and understanding between people around the world. READ MORE

  3. 3. "It's not like someone hands you a brochure" : A qualitative study of migrant mothers' perceptions of their learning at Swedish open preschools

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för beteendevetenskap och lärande

    Author : Ariana Moir; [2017]
    Keywords : Community of practice; Wenger; open preschools; migrant mothers; parental learning;

    Abstract : Times of transition can provoke informal learning that is both potentially transformative and often unacknowledged. New mothers living in a new country are in effect undergoing a double transition, and thus are in a position to possibly undertake a great deal of informal learning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Missing Link of Power: Conceptualization of Empowerment within the Context of Reparations for Conflict Related Sexual Violence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Marita Kutchava; [2016]
    Keywords : Reparations; conflict related sexual violence. Empowerment. Power.; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : Intersection between gender and armed conflict has been overlooked for centuries. There was little to no understanding of gendered harm the conflict brings to women’s lives and means to redress it. READ MORE

  5. 5. Transformative Screenwriting: Charlie Kaufman’s Postmodern Adaptation of Story

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Johan Sundberg; [2015]
    Keywords : Charlie Kaufman; Storytelling; Writing; Screenwriting; Transformative Screenwriting; Transformative; Postmodern; Kaufman; Robert McKee; McKee; Thesis; Essay; Master s; Master; Donald Kaufman; Plot; Archplot; Miniplot; Antiplot; Change; Statis; Screenwriter; Hollywood; Art Film; Synecdoche; Eternal Sunshine; Being John Malkovich; Susan Orlean; The Orchid Thief; Orchid Thief; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : The essay's investigation of postmodern storytelling and transformative screenwriting, in relation to how Robert McKee's Story is reflected in Charlie Kaufman's Adaptation – in text and subtext, form and content – shows that the film's form is that of the classical archplot. It is only Adaptation's content, reflecting the dream of an art film/antiplot that is critical – while the form is a complicitous Hollywood form. READ MORE