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Visar resultat 16 - 20 av 28 uppsatser innehållade orden bare life.

  1. 16. Risk-Efficient Portfolios; Estimation Error In Essence

    Master-uppsats, Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Författare :Daniel Adobah-Otchey; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Financial Engineering;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis primarily looks at estimation error problems and other related issues arising in connection with portfolio optimization. With some available assets, a portfolio program or optimizer seeks to distribute a fixed amount of capital among these available assets to optimize some cost function. LÄS MER

  2. 17. Media Wars: The Caliphate Strikes Back. Islamic State’s Propaganda Magazine Dabiq as a Possible Paradigm Shift in Visual War Reporting and Propaganda

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Författare :Lukas Jürgen Herbers; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Islamic State; Dabiq; Propaganda; War; Journalism; Photography; Censorship; Bare Life; Habitus; Photojournalism; Daesh; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis analyses the history and usage of war photography and propaganda according to theories of their utilisation for the establishment of national narratives in times of war. While Western media and nations alike try to establish narratives of just war without loss of innocent people and own soldiers, the newly emerged terrorist group Islamic State indicates a paradigm change in the approach of graphic content as part of propaganda. LÄS MER

  3. 18. Carboxylated Cellulose Nanocrystals Extraction from Kraft Pulp Using Ammonium Persulfate as Low Cost Source & Sustainable Method for High Quality Flexible Packaging Bio-coating

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Förpackningslogistik

    Författare :Gerald Perry Estavillo Marin; [2015]
    Nyckelord :affordable CNC extraction; high quality CNC; sustainable packaging; FT-IR; TEM; XRD; contact angle; transparency; haze; optical properties; food packaging; bio-packaging; bio-coating; plastics; PET film; polyethylene terephthalate; Kraft CNC; Kraft pulp; cotton CNC; oxygen barrier; nanocellulose crystals; ammonium persulfate; CNCs; cellulose nanocrystals; Chemistry;

    Sammanfattning : One of the leading challenges presented in 21st century for packaging industry is to address the growing environmental problems related to non-renewable flexible packaging. This leads to new growing interest in bio-based materials, among them cellulose nanocrystals (CNCs), which have already shown good performance in improving anti-fog and oxygen & water vapor barrier properties when applied to flexible film. LÄS MER

  4. 19. Subjects of the Sovereignty Impulse

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Benjamin Tidå; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Sovereignty impulse; State-thinking; State of Exception; Bare Life; Political Action; Space of Appearance; Abduction; Field Research; Refugee Camp; Tamil; India; Sri Lanka; Citizen; Refugee; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the state of refugeehood in the political order of the nation-state system through a case study study of the Tamil refugee population in Tamil Nadu, India. How, and in what ways, does refugeehood affect peoples’ lives as political subjects? And what is the role of the refugee figure in the political order of the nation-state system? The research questions are explored through a theoretical framework based on the concepts of: Citizenship (or the lack thereof); the Sovereignty impulse; State-thinking; the State/Space of Exception, Bare Life; Political Action; the Space of Appearance. LÄS MER

  5. 20. Våld, rätt och öde : en läsning av Walter Benjamins Zur Kritik der Gewalt

    Kandidat-uppsats, Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för kultur och lärande

    Författare :Hannes Kempe; [2015]
    Nyckelord :violence; law; right; fate; guilt; misfortune; judgement; bare life; justice; ethics; walter benjamin; critique of violence; våld; rätt; lag; öde; skuld; olycka; dom; det nakna livet; rättvisa; etik; walter benjamin; till kritiken av våldet;

    Sammanfattning : This essay provides an attempt to reflect the notions of violence, right or law and fate in Benjamin’s Zur Kritik der Gewalt, in order to clarify his very dense historical-philosophical reflection on the constitutive relation between violence and law. In contrast to what is most often the case, this essay will not address the notion of divine violence in a direct sense, but mainly focus on Benjamin’s discussion on right and law. LÄS MER