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  1. 1. The voice of the people? Supplications submitted to the Swedish Diet in the Age of Liberty, 1719–1772

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Department of historical, philosophical and religious studies, Umeå University

    Författare :Martin Almbjär; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Age of Liberty; audit; Diet of Estates; early modern state formation; eighteenth century; institutions; national debt; parliamentary committees; petitions; political participation; public office; supplications; taxes; trade privileges; Supreme Court; welfare; History; historia;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is devoted to the study of who used the formal channels of interaction in the early modern era and why. It examines the full range of the political conversation in early modern Sweden, as seen in the supplications to the Diet in the Age of Liberty (1719–1772), and more specifically the supplications submitted to the parliamentary committee tasked with handling them, the Screening Deputation. LÄS MER

  2. 2. "Creating the Senses" Sensation in the work of Shelley Jackson

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Tove Solander; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Shelley Jackson; senses; literary percepts; body art; object art; hypertext; fantastic fiction; minor writing; écriture féminine; queer theory; feminist theory; phenomenology; Gilles Deleuze; engelska; English; Aesthetics; estetik; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This monograph on the œuvre of contemporary American author and multimedia artist Shelley Jackson addresses the question of how literary works employ language to evoke sense impressions. Gilles Deleuze’s notion of aesthetic percepts is drawn on to develop a theory of literary phantom sensations which is then tested on the work of Jackson and related authors. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The extended voice : Instances of myth in the Indo-European corpus

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Peter Jackson; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Indo-European poetics; Vedic religion; Greek religion; pre-Christian Scandinavian religion; myth; oral tradition; oral literature; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; History Of Religions; religionshistoria;

    Sammanfattning : Proceeding from the presence of recurrent, poetic phrases and verbal collocations in early texts composed in Indo-European languages, this study is an attempt to elucidate some fundamental problems of myth, tradition and culture. The scholarly study of Indo-European religions and mythology-initiated during the 19th century and proceeding up to modem times with varying success-has often been devoted to the task of restoring a homogeneous system of Indo-European religious beliefs by searching for deep-seated reflexes of such a system in the historically attainable cultures. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Urk World Hibernating Infrastructures and the Quest for Urban Mining

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Författare :Björn Wallsten; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; urban mining; infrastructure; material flow analysis; hibernating stocks; copper;

    Sammanfattning : This PhD thesis concerns urban mining, an umbrella term for different recycling strategies aimed to recover materials from the built environment. More specifically, it focuses on hibernating urban infrastructures, that is: cables and pipes that have been left behind in their subsurface location after they were disconnected. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The empty palace : an archaeology of ruts and ruins from the Chinese literary mind

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Stockholms universitet

    Författare :Göran Sommardal; Stockholms universitet.; [1998]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen; Sinology; sinologi;

    Sammanfattning : THE EMPTY PALACE was first inaugurated as a limited investigation into the logic of literary classification at work in the catalogues of books in the imperial library as preserved in six of the total of twenty-four dynastic histories. This project, however, proved too narrow in scope and context to open up the rooms of real interest: the underlying evolution of the conceptual understanding of the art of letters - the changing logic of the Chinese literary mind. LÄS MER