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The rules and structures of participation

Payton, Victoria Louise (2011) The rules and structures of participation. MPhil(R) thesis, University of Glasgow.

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Abstract

Through critically informed practical research, this thesis explores modes of participation that it is possible to support and enhance in public participative events. Using a series of lab experiments, to tease out strands of influence to participation, it examines how these affect both participation and a sense of participation for the individual participant. Using these experiments as a basis for a further meta‑work, it then examines what these structures and rules may mean for the creation of future participative works and further study of the participant experience.

Item Type: Thesis (MPhil(R))
Qualification Level: Masters
Keywords: participation, art, public, public art, participative art, participant, participate, rule, structure, theatre, ownership, slight, design, practice, audience, AHRC, happening, engagement, community, socially-engaged,
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BH Aesthetics
N Fine Arts > NX Arts in general
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation > GT Manners and customs
Colleges/Schools: College of Arts > School of Culture and Creative Arts > Theatre Film and TV Studies
Supervisor's Name: Heddon, Dr. Deirdre E.
Date of Award: 2011
Depositing User: Ms Victoria Louise Payton
Unique ID: glathesis:2011-2958
Copyright: Copyright of this thesis is held by the author.
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012
Last Modified: 10 Dec 2012 14:02
URI: http://theses.gla.ac.uk/id/eprint/2958

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