Search for dissertations about: "Acting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 976 swedish dissertations containing the word Acting.

  1. 1. Towards Immersive Motion Capture Acting Design, Exploration and Development of an Augmented System Solution

    University dissertation from Västerås : Mälardalen University

    Author : Daniel Kade; Mälardalens högskola.; [2014]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Computer Science; datavetenskap;

    Abstract : Current and future animations seek for realistic motions to create a perception of authentic and human-like animations. A technology widely used for such purposes is motion capture. Therefore, to create such human-like animations, motion capture actors enrich the movements of digital avatars with realistic and believable motions and emotions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Rehearsing Emotions The Process of Creating a Role for the Stage

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Stina Bergman Blix; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi; role theory; stage actors; theatre; emotion work; emotional labour; shame; deep acting; surface acting;

    Abstract : This thesis takes as its starting point the dramaturgical metaphor of the world as a stage, which is used in sociological role theories. These theories often presume what stage acting is about in order to use it as a simile for every day acting. READ MORE

  3. 3. Action Reconsidered. Cognitive Aspects of the Relation between Script and Scenic Action

    University dissertation from Theatre Academy Helsinki

    Author : Erik Rynell; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Theatre; cognition; embodied cognition; acting; avantgarde theatre; new theatre;

    Abstract : Contemporary cognitive science challenges the idea about the human brain as a kind of computor. Instead the importance of the body for our way to understand and interact with the world has come into focus. READ MORE

  4. 4. Acting creatively for enhanced performance Challenges for Swedish manufacturers in an age of outsourcing

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Mandar Dabhilkar; Högskolan i Gävle.; KTH.; [2006]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TECHNOLOGY Industrial engineering and economy Manufacturing engineering and work sciences Work sciences and ergonomics; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Industriell teknik och ekonomi Produktion och arbetsvetenskap Arbetsvetenskap och ergonomi; Balanced Scorecard; continuous improvement behaviours; lean manufacturing; outsourcing manufacturing; plant performance; Swedish engineering industry; team-based work organisation; shop-floor work.;

    Abstract : This dissertation aims to contribute to the discourse on the future of manufacturing in Sweden. It is argued that the real threat does not come from lower wages in Eastern Europe and Asia. Rather it comes from an inability to make the most of existing manufacturing systems. READ MORE

  5. 5. Knowledge use in business exchange : Acting and thinking business actors

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jonas Dahlqvist; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Business studies; Företagsekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : How could we describe the process by which business knowledge is mediated, developed, shared, and applied during interaction between business actors? This is the main question around which the discussion in this thesis about industrial business exchange revolves. The purpose of the thesis is twofold. READ MORE