Search for dissertations about: "narrative"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 492 swedish dissertations containing the word narrative.

  1. 1. Narrative music towards an understanding of musical narrative functions in multimedia

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johnny Wingstedt; Luleå tekniska universitet.; Interactive Institute.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; film music; game music; media music; musical conventions; musical parameters; narrative music; Music Education; Musikpedagogik;

    Abstract : As the computer screen is replacing the book as the dominant medium for communication (Kress, 2003), questions about how meaning is constituted by the multimodal interaction of different media (including music) is becoming increasingly important in contemporary research of pedagogy, sociology and media studies. The overall aim with this licentiate thesis is to explore musical narrative functions as they appear in multimedia such as film and computer games. READ MORE

  2. 2. Investigating the persuasive impact of online textual content : A narrative theory approach

    University dissertation from Luleå University of Technology

    Author : Mario Cassar; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Online textual reviews; UGC; PGC; Narrative Paradigm Theory; Persuasion; Storytelling Narrative force; Narrative believability; Diction; Leximancer; Industrial Marketing; Industriell marknadsföring;

    Abstract : Higher levels of competition in online channels and the resulting information overload among customers is becoming an issue of increasing concern among marketers who seek to provide persuasive content. Past research has revealed that storytelling is an effective tool to achieve persuasion. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tense and Aspect in Caesar's Narrative

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Fredrik Oldsjö; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Classical philology - general; aspect; Aktionsart; situation type; tense; Classical Latin; historiographical narrative; epitomistic narrative; foreground and background; seriality; iconicity; information type; Caesar; Livy; Velleius Paterculus; Florus; Eutropius; Klassiska språk - allmänt; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Classical philology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Klassiska språk; latin; Latin;

    Abstract : This is a study of the function of tense, aspect, and Aktionsart/situation type in Caesar's historiographical narrative (Bellum Gallicum and Bellum civile). The extensive theoretical part discusses these semantic categories from a cross-linguistic perspective and analyzes their functions in Classical Latin. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Difference Approach to Narrative Fiction A Recurring Critique of Narratology and Its Implications for the Study of Novels and Short Stories

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro University

    Author : Tommy Sandberg; Örebro universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Angela Carter; narrative fiction; narrative theory; narratology; Sylvie Patron; Lars-Åke Skalin; Sara Stridsberg; unnatural narratology; Richard Walsh;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to advance the critical examination of narratology, or the study of storytelling. I analyze four versions of a critique of the dominant theory of narrative fiction in narratology and discuss this critique’s methodological implications. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Making of Resistance : Brazil’s Landless Movement and Narrative Enactment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Economic History, Stockholm University

    Author : Markus Lundström; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MST; Movimento dos Trabalhadores Rurais Sem Terra; peasant; Brazil; social movement; autonomy; constructive resistance; historiography; narrative; collective memory; identity; subject formation; focus group interview; corpus analysis; meta-analysis; Economic History; ekonomisk historia;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores the story of Brazil’s Landless Movement: its historiographical prequel, its narrative components, its modifications, its enactment. The study derives from a non-essentialist understanding of the resistance agent, here construed as political subject – a collective of individuals, contingently unified in a specific political struggle, not necessarily representing a mutual material need, nor a common identity. READ MORE