Search for dissertations about: "Genre"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 169 swedish dissertations containing the word Genre.

  1. 1. Genre Transfer : Indie Music in Istanbul (1990s-2010s)

    Author : Safa Canalp; Ulrik Volgsten; Sam de Boise; Martin Stokes; Örebro universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; genre; indie music; Istanbul; music sociology; cultural transfer; relational sociology; sociology of knowledge;

    Abstract : This thesis sheds light on border crossings of popular music genres and proposes a novel approach to studying circulation of popular music across the globe. It propounds a critical discussion on the conventions and politics of knowledge production and dissemination within the scholarship that lies in the intersection of popular music studies, ethnomusicology and music sociology. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Evolution of a New(s) Genre

    Author : Carina Ihlström Eriksson; Högskolan i Halmstad; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Online newspapers; Genre; Evolution; Design; Audience; Publishers; Information technology; Informationsteknik; online newspapers; genre; evolution; design; audience; publishers;

    Abstract : This thesis describes and analyzes how the online newspaper genre has evolved since its inception on the Internet in the mid-nineties. The overall research question is: What characterizes the online newspaper genre evolution? The thesis is based on both synchronic and diachronic studies with a multimethod approach (including six different studies involving, e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fixed and fluid : Negotiating genre metastability in instructional practice

    Author : Björn Kindenberg; Anders Philipsson; Iben Christiansen; Beverley Derewianka; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; genres; genre-based writing; history; genre metastability; case study; språkdidaktik; Language Education;

    Abstract : In this compilation licentiate thesis, two studies, concerned with genre and genre-based writing, are synthesized and discussed. Genres are often used as a pedagogical device for teaching the writing of educationally valued texts. READ MORE

  4. 4. John Cowper Powys: Displacements of Voice and Genre

    Author : Eivor Lindstedt; Engelska; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; John Cowper Powys; Porius; cornucopian writing; narrative structure; narratology; Mikhail M. Bakhtin; novelistic discourse; dialogicity; polyphony; parody; chronotope; genre; metonymy in literature; Roman Jakobson; Engelska språk och litteratur ; English language and literature; myth in literature; A Glastonbury Romance;

    Abstract : This study is based on dialogic readings of two of John Cowper Powys´s major novels, A Glastonbury Romance and Porius. The aim of this thesis is to demonstrate the interrelationship in the examined texts between the chain of narrative displacements and the frequent changes of voice and genre. READ MORE

  5. 5. Political comedy engagement : Genre work, political identity and cultural citizenship

    Author : Joanna Doona; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; political comedy; audiences; satire; engagement; citizenship; cultural citizenship; genre; hybridity; identity;

    Abstract : Political comedy is a hybrid genre that mixes political news and analysis with comedy and entertainment. As it becomes more and more popular in most media forms and national contexts, researchers struggle to understand its role in relation to other types of political media, and of citizenship; in this sense, it challenges scholarly conceptualisation of political media and citizenship. READ MORE