Search for dissertations about: "watching"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 38 swedish dissertations containing the word watching.

  1. 11. A "happy" approach to speechreading : the effects of facial expression, emotional content, and script information on speechreading performance

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköpings universitet

    Author : Karina Johansson; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The aim of the present thesis was to study if and how emotions in facial expressions affect speechreading performance. Speechreading is the understanding of spoken messages by watching the speaker's lips, taking facial expressions and situational cues into account. READ MORE

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

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johnny Wingstedt; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; 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

  3. 13. Narrative music: towards an understanding of musical narrative functions in multimedia

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Johnny Wingstedt; Nyssim Lefford; []
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    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

  4. 14. Enhancing the Smoothness of Streaming Video for Mobile Users over Unreliable Networks

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Institute of Technology

    Author : Hussein Muzahim Aziz; ; [2010]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Real time video streaming over wireless network is an increasingly important and attractive service to the mobile users. Video streaming involves a large amount of data to be transmitted in real time, while wireless channel conditions may vary from time to time. READ MORE

  5. 15. Creation of Social Exlcusion in Policy and Practice

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Economic Research Institute, Stockholm School of Economics (EFI)

    Author : Mayeda Jamal; Patric Humphrey; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social Exclusion; Social Policy; Children’s Rights; Social Construction;

    Abstract : Social exclusion of vulnerable children and families is a serious concern for policy-makers and practitioners alike. This doctoral thesis explores the social construction of exclusion in the UK. The thesis explores both historical and current processes of interactions between the socially excluded populations and policy agents. READ MORE