Sökning: "Cold War culture"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 16 avhandlingar innehållade orden Cold War culture.

  1. 1. An Archaeology of the Iron Curtain : Material and Metaphor

    Författare :Anna McWilliams; Mats Burström; Anders Andrén; John Schofield; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology of the contemporary past; Iron Curtain; Cold War; material culture; memory; cultural heritage; Berlin Wall; Austria; Czechoslovakia; Czech Republic; Italy; Slovenia; Yugoslavia; arkeologi; Archaeology; Archaeology subjects; Arkeologiämnen;

    Sammanfattning : The Iron Curtain was seen as the divider between East and West in Cold War Europe. The term is closely connected to the Cold War and expressions such as ‘behind the Iron Curtain’ or ‘after the fall of the Iron Curtain’ are common within historical discussions in the second half of the twentieth century. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Nationen på spel. Kropp, kön och svenskhet i populärpressens representationer av olympiska spel 1948-1972

    Författare :Helena Tolvhed; Historia; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; cultural history; sports media; nationalism; popular culture; ethnicity; intersektionalitet; gender; massmedia; femininity; masculinity; cold war; discourse; Olympic Games; Sweden; 1960-talet.;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, I study representations of summer and winter Olympic Games and Olympic athletes in six Swedish popular magazines 1948-1972. The purpose is to examine the forms of identity produced within the nation as an “imagined community”, in discursive processes where gender, sexuality, ”race”/ ethnicity, class and age/generation intersect and mutually construct each other. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Segrarnas historia : Makten, historien och friheten studerade genom exemplet Herbert Tingsten 1939-53

    Författare :Andrus Ers; Bosse Holmqvist; Lennart Olausson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Herbert Tingsten; Philosophy of History; Second World War; Cold War; Ideas of 1789; Enlightenment; The End of History; Liberalism; G. W. F. Hegel; Karl Marx; Arnold Toynbee; Karl Popper; Francis Fukuyama; Bertrand Russell; Ingemar Hedenius; Alf Ahlberg; Reinhart Koselleck; History of science and ideas; Idé- o lärdomshistoria; idéhistoria; History of Ideas;

    Sammanfattning : In this dissertation, The History of the Victors, the question of how history is used to create meaning, provide orientation in the present and indicate desirable alternative actions for the future is examined. Using a number of Swedish examples from the years 1939 to 1953, the dissertation investigates how history is used for moral, political and existential aims, with focus given to the Swedish political scientist and writer Hebert Tingsten (1896-1973). LÄS MER

  4. 4. Battlefields of memory : The Macedonian conflict and Greek historical culture

    Författare :Erik Sjöberg; Daniel Lindmark; Mohammad Fazlhashemi; Antonis Liakos; Klas-Göran Karlsson; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Greece; history; 20th century; historical culture; uses of history; Macedonian question; historiography; nationalism; genocide; identity politics; Grekland; historia; 1900-talet; historiekultur; historiebruk; den makedonska frågan; historiografi; nationalism; folkmord; identitetspolitik; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : In 1991, a diplomatic controversy arose between Greece and the newly independent Republic of Macedonia, regarding naming, minority rights and the use of historical symbols. The claims of the new state to the name Macedonia and the historical heritage associated with it were perceived as a threat against Greek national identity and history itself. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Mannen i mitten. Ett spiondrama i svensk kallakrigskultur

    Författare :Marie Cronqvist; Historia; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; everyday life; social drama; drama; narrative; identity; neutrality; folkhem; the spy; espionage; the long 1950s; Cold War culture; Sweden; History; Historia;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to contribute to a broadening of perspectives on Cold War Sweden. It is a study not primarily of the explicit political events or debates, but of the everyday cultural narratives of the era. LÄS MER