Sökning: "posthuman"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 30 uppsatser innehållade ordet posthuman.

  1. 1. Cultivating Critique in Folds and Pleats - Posthuman Enactments in the Dress of Rick Owens

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Författare :Wiktor Hansson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Posthuman; Fashion; Anthropocene; Intra-Relationality; Rick Owens; Avant-Garde; Deleuze; Queer; MACA; Arts and Architecture; Cultural Sciences; Philosophy and Religion; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Taking as its epistemological starting point the proposed geological era of the Anthropocene, this thesis enquires the affective potential of avant-garde fashion in criticising, improving or transforming the supposed givenness of The Human as a historical concept. In order to do so, it inflects and departs from the tightly held onto-epistemological cannon of fashion studies and anthropology of dress, in which fashion is understood primarily through representation, signification and performance of identity. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Practically Human. : Performing Social Robots and Feminist Aspects on Agency, Body and Gender.

    Master-uppsats, Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Författare :Karin Victorin; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Feminist technoscience; critical posthumanism; posthuman; social robot; AI; technology and art; robots in theatre; human-machine; agency; body; gender; intra-action; cyborg; liminal personae; human-like machines; Judy Wajcman; Karen Barad; Donna Haraway.;

    Sammanfattning : Through an experimental theatre play, this thesis explores the development of human-like agency in contemporary “social robot” technology. The entrance point of this study is the gender gap and lack of diversity in contemporary AI/robot development, with an emerging need for interdisciplinary research across robot technology and social sciences. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Materialets betydelse i arbetet mot en jämställd förskola : Hur material används och hur könade genusroller görs i barns lekar

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på grundnivå, Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för pedagogiska studier (from 2013)

    Författare :Therese Bergstrand; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Jämställdhet; genus; könsroller; förskola; material; lek.;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of the study is to describe how children use material and what gendered gender roles are done in children's games at preschool. This I have studied through four observations on a department in a selected space that I am calling for the building space. The earlier research is based on being a boy or girl. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Recycled Posthuman Furniture-What has furniture become

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Författare :Lin Xinyi; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Furniture; Relationship; Waste; Design;

    Sammanfattning : Recycled Posthuman Furniture – What has furniture become is a project that aims to explore the relationship between humans and furniture from the post-humanist perspective. Post-humanism is understood here as our capacity of giving non-human items the sense of humanity in terms of ethics and effects. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Terminal Messiah: The Apotheosis of Artificial Intelligence in William Gibson’s Sprawl Trilogy

    Kandidat-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Talia Velez; [2018]
    Nyckelord :literature; cyberpunk; postmodern; deconstruction; English; William Gibson;

    Sammanfattning : This paper is an examination of the relationship between humans and Artificial Intelligence in William Gibson’s Sprawl trilogy. Belonging to the cyberpunk genre, William Gibson’s trilogy allows his readers to explore the dwindling boundaries between humanity and technology, and the ways in which technology can both liberate and entrap the world. LÄS MER