Search for dissertations about: "embodied action"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 swedish dissertations containing the words embodied action.

  1. 1. Minding the Body Interacting socially through embodied action

    University dissertation from Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Jessica Lindblom; Högskolan i Skövde.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science Cognitive science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap Kognitionsvetenskap; Embodiment; embodied cognition; embodied cognitive science; social interaction; social cognition; embodied action; interactive technology;

    Abstract : This dissertation clarifies the role and relevance of the body in social interaction and cognition from an embodied cognitive science perspective. Theories of embodied cognition have during the past two decades offered a radical shift in explanations of the human mind, from traditional computationalism which considers cognition in terms of internal symbolic representations and computational processes, to emphasizing the way cognition is shaped by the body and its sensorimotor interaction with the surrounding social and material world. READ MORE

  2. 2. Embodied Core Mechanics Designing for movement-based co-located play

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Informatics and Media

    Author : Elena Márquez Segura; Uppsala universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Embodied core mechanics; embodied sketching; movement-based interaction; phenomenology; embodied interaction; play; play design; research through design; social play; co-located; movement; technology-supported; interactive toy; robot; playification; Människa-dator interaktion; Human-Computer Interaction;

    Abstract : Movement-based interactive systems for play came into the spotlight over a decade ago, and were met with enthusiasm by the general public as well as the Human-Computer Interaction research community. Yet a decade of research and practice has not fully addressed the challenge of designing for the moving body and play. READ MORE

  3. 3. Avhandling / Av_handling (Dissertation / Through_action)

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm konstnärliga högskola

    Author : Malin Arnell; Stockholms konstnärliga högskola.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; duration space-time-language matter ; knowledge production tacit; embodied; experiential ; performance art body art; live art; happenings ; choreography diffractive methods and techniques ; performativity human and non-human agentiality ; embodiment vulnerability; intimacy; force; power ; participation mutual co-constitutiveness ; invitation contractual engagement and accountability ; environment void; fullness ; embodied affinities human and more-than-human ; orientation; posthumanities; agential realism; feminism; artistic research; expositional strategies; enactment re-enactments ; live dissertation through live act ion s ; documentation affective; embodied ; Hannah Arendt; Karen Barad; Gina Pane; YES! Association Föreningen JA!; Duration; Koreografi; Kunskapsproduktion; Performativ konst; Förkroppsligande; Delaktighet; Invitation; Konstnärlig forskning...; Performativa och mediala praktiker; med inriktning mot film och media koreografi opera scen; Performative and mediated practices; with specializations in choreography film and media opera performing arts;

    Abstract : If we are being-of-the-world, how can we ever avoid participation? From this question Avhandling / Av_handling (Dissertation / Through_ action) unfolds. It invites to engage in an ongoing continuum of entanglements, where the moment of connection is unavoidable. READ MORE

  4. 4. Enabling physical action in computer mediated communication an embodied interaction approach

    University dissertation from Umeå : Department of Applied Physics and Electronics, Umeå University

    Author : Muhammad Sikandar Lal Khan; Umeå universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; biologically inspired system; parallel robot; neck robot; head pose estimation; embodied interaction; telepresence system; quality of interaction; embodied telepresence system; Mona-Lisa gaze effect; eye-contact;

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  5. 5. An Embodied Account of Action Prediction

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Claudia Elsner; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Action prediction; biological motion; direct-matching; embodied simulation; eye movements; eye-tracking; give-me gesture; mirror neuron; motor cortex; point-light; social interaction; TMS; Psychology; Psykologi;

    Abstract : Being able to generate predictions about what is going to happen next while observing other people’s actions plays a crucial role in our daily lives. Different theoretical explanations for the underlying processes of humans’ action prediction abilities have been suggested. READ MORE