Search for dissertations about: "bodily expression"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 swedish dissertations containing the words bodily expression.

  1. 1. Recasting Objective Thought The Venture of Expression in Merleau-Ponty’s Philosophy

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Philosophy, Stockholm University

    Author : Anna Petronella Foultier; Staffan Carlshamre; Hans Ruin; Leonard Lawlor; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Merleau-Ponty; Saussure; Butler; phenomenology; expression; language; perception; painting; Gestalt theory; linguistics; feminist phenomenology; dance; Theoretical Philosophy; teoretisk filosofi;

    Abstract : This thesis is about meaning, expression and language in Merleau-Ponty’s philosophy, and their role in the phenomenological project as a whole. For Merleau-Ponty, expression is the taking up of a meaning given either in perception or in already acquired forms of expression, thereby repeating, transforming or congealing meaning into gestures, utterances, artworks, ideas or theories. READ MORE

  2. 2. Amerta Movement of Java 1986-1997 : An Asian Movement Improvisation

    University dissertation from Department of East Asian Languages, Lund University

    Author : Lise Lavelle; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; improvisation; everyday movements; individuality; physicality; nature and spiritual life; identity; cultural roots; transformation; blosssoming; new developments; communication; bodily expression; flux; intercultural dialogue; Languages of South and South-East Asia; Chinese; Kinesiska och språk från Syd- och Sydostasien;

    Abstract : Amerta Movement is free bodily movement combining the wisdom of Asia with contemporary western dynamics. It is both a concept and a practice. Life is viewed in terms of flux. READ MORE

  3. 3. Decisional-Emotional Support System for a Synthetic Agent Influence of Emotions in Decision-Making Toward the Participation of Automata in Society

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Computer and Systems Sciences, Stockholm University

    Author : Javier Francisco Guerrero Razuri; Aron Larsson; David Sundgren; Rahim Rahmani; Alessandro Villa; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Affective Computing; Machine Learning; Adversarial Risk Analysis; Broaden and Build Theory; Facial Expression Recognition; Speech Emotion Recognition; Detection of Emotional Information; Emotional self-regulation; data- och systemvetenskap; Computer and Systems Sciences;

    Abstract : Emotion influences our actions, and this means that emotion has subjective decision value. Emotions, properly interpreted and understood, of those affected by decisions provide feedback to actions and, as such, serve as a basis for decisions. READ MORE

  4. 4. On innate behaviors : focus on parental behavior and aggression

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Neuroscience

    Author : Stefanos Stagkourakis; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2018]

    Abstract : The neural substrates orchestrating a number of social behaviors, including parental behavior and aggression, are known to exist in the hypothalamus. Through the control of the pituitary gland, the hypothalamus regulates the release of a number of hormones necessary for the physiological control of bodily functions and the expression of appropriate behaviors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aspects on puberty and fertility among females with cystic fibrosis a multidisciplinary study on humans and rats

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, false

    Author : Marie Johannesson; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [1998]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; cystic fibrosis; puberty; fertility; hormonal profiles; CFTR mRNA; MDR mRNA; rat brain; pregnant rat lung; psychosocial aspects.;

    Abstract : Due to intensified symptomatic treatment, a majority of patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) now go through puberty and reach adulthood. This provides new challenges for the CF health care providers. READ MORE