Search for dissertations about: "graffiti"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 swedish dissertations containing the word graffiti.

  1. 1. Swedish graffiti : a criminological perspective

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Kriminologiska institutionen, Stockholms universitet

    Author : David Shannon; Stockholms universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Graffiti Sweden; Juvenile delinquency Sweden; Graffiti; Ungdomsbrottslighet; Sverige;

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  2. 2. The G-Word : Virtuosity and Violation, Negotiating and Transforming graffiti

    University dissertation from Årsta : Dokument Press

    Author : Jacob Kimvall; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Graffiti; Graffiti Art; Street Art; Berlin Wall; Zero Tolerance; Hip-Hop; Art Institutions; Nolltolerans; Art History; Visual Analysis; konstvetenskap; Art History;

    Abstract : Contemporary public discussions on graffiti are characterized by co-existence of contradictory claims. On the one hand graffiti is described as vandalism, and on the other as an artistic movement. READ MORE

  3. 3. Graffiti – For Joy and Confirmation. Motivational aspects, triggering and inhibiting factors, and emotional satisfactions in graffiti: The creative-interactive dimension of vandalism

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Ineko

    Author : Anki Nordmarker; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; vandalism; scrawl; graffiti; personality traits; frustration; motivation; joy; flow; satisfaction; the extended Eguity Control Model of Vandalism; e-ECM 2016 ;

    Abstract : The purpose of the present dissertation is to achieve a deeper understanding about what motivates young people to commit vandalism in general and scrawl-graffiti in particular, and what this propensity provides in the form of satisfaction and/or further motivation. The present thesis consists of two experimental studies, one questionnaire study, and one interview study, of a total of 515 participants (287 male, 219 female, 9 missing gender). READ MORE

  4. 4. Painting the City Performative Cosmopolitanism and the Politics of Space and Art

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Ineko

    Author : Tindra Thor; Miyase Christensen; André Jansson; Toby Miller; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; graffiti; street art; performance ethnography; aesthetic cosmopolitanism; performative cosmopolitanism; urban space; regimes of cosmopolitanism; hyper mediatization; medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Media and Communication Studies;

    Abstract : Understanding everyday urban practices as performative, political, and potentially transformative, this dissertation aims to explore how graffiti- and street art use, subvert, and, via media, extend urban space in Stockholm. Drawing upon a performative ethnographic approach, the study focuses on both the practice of and the various forms of social commentary and critique generated by graffiti and street art in Stockholm. READ MORE

  5. 5. Frustration as motivation. Vandalism:constructive or destructive behavior

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Anki Nordmarker; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; vandalism; graffiti; juvenile delinquency; alcohol; frustration; creativity; destructiveness; the equity control model of vandalism;

    Abstract : DEGREE OF LICENTIATE IN PSYCHOLOGY Correspondence: Anki Nordmarker, Faculty of Social and Life Sciences, Karlstad University, SE-651 88 Karlstad, Sweden. Phone: +46(0)54 – 700 1000 E-mail: [email protected] ISSN 1101-718X ISRN GU/PSYK/AVH-234--SE Abstract Nordmarker, A. READ MORE