Search for dissertations about: "Commensality"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the word Commensality.

  1. 1. Let's Eat Together: Methods and Tools for Inclusive City Design Practice

    University dissertation from Gothenburg : Chalmers tekniska högskola

    Author : Chotima Ag-ukrikul; [2019]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Experience-based; Inclusive city design; Commensality; Liveable City; Eatscape; Urban Vernacular; Design Ritual;

    Abstract : This thesis studies how the practice of eating together impacts on liveable city making. In this thesis, the practice of eating together is called commensality, which is a collective action that creates shared environments. Through time these environments are turned into recognized meeting places where locals gather. READ MORE

  2. 2. Food Related Activities and Food Intake in Everyday Life among People with Intellectual Disabilities

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Päivi Adolfsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : Nutrition; Intellectual disability; food security; community living; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences Culinary Arts and Meal Science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap Måltidskunskap; Nutrition; Nutrition; Domestic Sciences; Hushållsvetenskap;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to study food, eating and meals in the everyday life of 32 women and men with intellectual disabilities (IDs) who require varying levels of supervision. They lived in supported living (rather independently) or group homes in community-based home-like settings. READ MORE

  3. 3. 'May contain traces of' : An ethnographic study of eating communities and the gluten free diet

    University dissertation from Media-Tryck, Lund University, Sweden

    Author : Meghan Cridland; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2017-09]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; eating community; gluten-free diet; Celiac; diet trend; gluten free; food allergy; ethnology;

    Abstract : Changes to the contemporary food system, including meals and eating patterns, have occurred quickly. One such change over the past 30 years has been the increase of commercially produced foods aimed at food allergies and intolerances and ‘free from’ dieting. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Swedish School Meal as a Public Meal Collective Thinking, Actions and Meal Patterns

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Christine Persson Osowski; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; school meal; children; school; social constructionism; teachers; agreement; meal; Kostvetenskap; Food; Nutrition and Dietetics;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to study what role the Swedish school meal has as a public meal in Swedish culture. An additional aim is to study the meal patterns of children, including the school meal.An ethnological questionnaire with 192 informants was used to study people’s perceptions and memories of the school meal. READ MORE