Library Dissertation Showcase

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Latest Dissertations

Sell out: An investigation into the ironic relationship between elite European fashion brands and the working-classes.

  • Author:
  • Laura Howe
  • Subjects:
  • fashion
  • Working Classes
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Fashion

An exploration of how music induces different emotions in children, and what are the influencing factors

  • Author:
  • Hannah Blowers
  • Subjects:
  • children
  • emotional development
  • emotional response
  • learning
  • memory
  • music
  • psychology
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Music

Does gender restrict students’ experience and opportunities within music education?

  • Author:
  • Emelia Lucy Hall
  • Subjects:
  • careers
  • education
  • gender
  • gender association
  • gender gap
  • music
  • musical instruments
  • popular music industry
  • role models
  • stereotyping
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Music

Integration or commodification: the Eurovision song contest, and the relationship between European nationalism and the global standardisation of music

  • Author:
  • Ellen Yeatman
  • Subjects:
  • Brexit
  • Cold War
  • cultural exchange
  • culture
  • diversity
  • European Union
  • Eurovision Song Contest
  • music
  • music standardisation
  • nationalism
  • popular music industry
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2019
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Music

To what extent does the design of high and low-end clothing retail shops target the primary human senses to attract their target demographic and influence purchasing behaviour?

  • Author:
  • Lucy Evans
  • Subjects:
  • colour design
  • consumer behaviour
  • lighting
  • music
  • retail
  • sensory design
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Product Design

How have various forms of design influenced user experience in privately-owned public spaces (POPS)? With specific reference to Coal Drops Yard and Granary Square, London

  • Author:
  • Owen Phillips
  • Subjects:
  • communities
  • public spaces
  • space
  • user experience
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Product Design

Gendered Product Design: To what extent are perceptions regarding gender-stereotypes in design changing?

  • Author:
  • Imogen Payne
  • Subjects:
  • consumer behaviour
  • gender
  • marketing
  • product design
  • stereotyping
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Product Design

Have the Effects of Touchscreen Devices Been Positive in the Education of Children Aged 0-11?

  • Author:
  • Tilly-Willow Woodmin
  • Subjects:
  • children
  • education
  • technology
  • touchscreen
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Product Design

Has the implementation of microtransactions been profitable in the gaming industry and when assessed against Corporate Social Responsibility, Consequentialist and Non-Consequentialist Theories, has this been ethical?

  • Author:
  • Aidan Marsh
  • Subjects:
  • business
  • consequentialist theory
  • corporate social responsibility
  • ethics
  • finance
  • gaming publishers
  • microtransaction model
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2020
  • Award:
  • BA (Hons) Accountancy & Finance

Sacred History and the construction of ‘Frankish’ Identity in Guibert de Nogent’s Dei gesta per Francos

  • Author:
  • Hannah MacKenzie
  • Subjects:
  • Christianity
  • First Crusade
  • historical writing
  • history
  • religion
  • Year of Publication:
  • 2017
  • Award:
  • MA Medieval Studies