Search for dissertations about: "Aesthetics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 182 swedish dissertations containing the word Aesthetics.

  1. 1. Aesthetics as grammar : Wittgenstein and post-analytic philosophy of art

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Simo Säätelä; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Aesthetics; Estetik; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Aesthetics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Estetik; Aesthetics; estetik;

    Abstract : This work attempts to assess the significance of Ludwig Wittgenstein's later thought for philosophical aesthetics, both by showing its direct relevance and by criticizing certain prevalent misunderstandings of it. Chapter one deals with the application to philosophical aesthetics of the idea that philosophy is concerned with a grammatical investigation, which means clarification of concepts as well as therapeutical analysis of various philosophical diseases. READ MORE

  2. 2. Teaching and Learning Aesthetics of Interaction

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Sus Lundgren; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2010]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Estetik; Aesthetics; Ämnesdidaktik; Subject didactics; Informationsteknologi; Information technology; aesthetics of interaction; aesthetic ideals; design exercises; action research; constructive alignment; learning bjects; interaction design;

    Abstract : This dissertation is framed as an action research project, aiming to explore different means of teaching aesthetics of interaction. As such, it consists of a case study describing the work with a course in interaction design entitled “Aesthetics of Interaction”. READ MORE

  3. 3. The aesthetics of code on excellence in instrumental action

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Industriell ekonomi och organisation

    Author : Erik Pineiro; KTH.; [2003]
    Keywords : aesthetics; code; instrumental action; internet discussion fora; programming; symbolic action1970;

    Abstract : Software systems form an essential part of Western society,serving as tools to uphold institutions, processes andservices. It is understandable, therefore, that the mostfundamental aspects of programs are their function and utility.But they are not, however, the only things programmers areconcerned with when writing them. READ MORE

  4. 4. An Aesthetics of Resistance: : The Open-Ended Practice of Language Writing

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Avdelningen för estetik

    Author : Åsa Arketeg; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Humanities and religion; language writing; the l=a=n=g=u=a=g=e journal; Bruce Andrews; Charles Bernstein; Lyn Hejinian; Ron Silliman; open-ended; language; writing; poetry; poetics; construction; theory; practice; separation; aesthetics; resistance; self-reflexion; avant-garde discourse; postmodernism; society; poststructuralism; critical theory; estetik; HUMANIORA OCH RELIGIONSVETENSKAP;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the relation between poetry and theory in the poetic practice of language writing. The topic is approached from the idea that language writing takes place in the tension of an open-ended state. READ MORE

  5. 5. Emotions as a mode of understanding : An essay in philosophical aesthetics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Univ

    Author : Katarina Elam; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archive studies; concern; context; emotions; judgement; narrative; pre-reflective; self-in-process; understanding; Arkivvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Other humanities and religion; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Övrig humaniora och religionsvetenskap; Estetik; Aesthetics;

    Abstract : The aim of this investigation is to discuss emotions as a mode of understanding and in what ways emotions can be connected to narrative art. An emotion is a sign that a person has understood a situation in a certain way, an understanding which will also be valid in interacting with different kinds of narrative art. READ MORE