Search for dissertations about: "Fashion Expert"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words Fashion Expert.

  1. 1. Oscar Night in Hollywood : Fashioning the Red-Carpet from the Roosevelt Hotel to International Media

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Media Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Elizabeth Castaldo Lundén; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Red-Carpet; Academy Awards; Oscars; Fashion; Oscarcast; Epiphenomena; Red-Carpet Treatment; Celebrity Culture; Hollywood Royalty; Stars; Glamour; Media History; Hollywood Designers; Edith Head; Fashion Expert; Fashion Consultant; Best- and Worst- Dressed List; Public Relations; Endorsement; Americana; Television; pseudo-event; media event; vortextuality; modevetenskap; Fashion Studies;

    Abstract : This study investigates the red-carpet phenomenon from a historical perspective, seeking to understand how the Academy Awards’ red-carpet became the most prominent fashion show in media culture. The connections between Hollywood and the fashion industry predate the inception of the ceremony, and so does the role of Hollywood actresses as trendsetters. READ MORE

  2. 2. Free software to open hardware: Critical theory on the frontiers of hacking

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Media Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Johan Söderberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; hackers; constructivism; innovation; free software; critical theory; immanent critique; technology; lay expertise; open hardware;

    Abstract : Starting from the experiences of hackers developing free software and open hardware, this thesis addresses some key and recurrent themes in the field of Science and Technology Studies (STS). It poses the question: how are technologies conceptualised, constructed and used in ways that render some aspects of them transparent, while leaving others opaque? This question is complicated by the fact that what is visible and transparent to some will remain opaque to others, depending on the level of technical expertise commanded. READ MORE

  3. 3. An epidemiological study og drug-induced acute pancreatitis utilizing a Swedish case-control network

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Laboratory Medicine

    Author : Kerstin Jorsäter-Blomgren; Mälardalens högskola.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; acute pancreatitis; risk factors; case-control study; drug-induced; alcohol; smoking; Acute pancreatitis; risk factors; case-control study; drug-induced; alcohol; smoking.;

    Abstract : Drugs have rarely been considered as a possible cause of acute pancreatitis in clinical practice. Here, we have investigated various risk factors for this disease, and in particular drugs, within a nation-wide, case-control surveillance network for studies on drug-induced diseases. READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards Roma Empowerment and Social Inclusion Through Work-Integrated Learning

    University dissertation from University of Southern Denmark

    Author : Kristine Crondahl; Högskolan Väst.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Roma people; Work-integrated Learning; health; Work Integrated Learning; Arbetsintegrerat lärande; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Abstract : The Roma people are the largest ethnic minority group in the EU and all over, they have been subject to prejudice, stigma, discrimination and oppression. Thus, Roma are the most economically and socially excluded and marginalized group in Europe. READ MORE