Sökning: "Definition of religion"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 94 avhandlingar innehållade orden Definition of religion.

  1. 1. Evocatio deorum : Historical and mythical interpretations of ritualised conquests in the expansion of ancient Rome

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Gabriella Gustafsson; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Roman religion; evocatio; devotio; Livy; Macrobius; Servius; Veii; myth; historiography; theology of history; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; History Of Religions; religionshistoria;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation examines the historical evidence, and the historiographical and mythical aspects of the sources, of the evocatio-ritual of Republican Rome. According to some ancient sources, the tutelary deity of an enemy city was, just before a conquest, "called out", that is, asked to abandon the city and promised a new temple in Rome. LÄS MER

  2. 2. According to whose will The entanglements of gender & religion in the lives of transgender Jews with an Orthodox background

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Oriol Poveda Guillén; Mia Lövheim; Lena Roos; Peter Nynäs; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; agential realism; entanglement; feminism; FTM; gender; intra-action; Jewish; Judaism; LGBTQ; MTF; non-binary; Orthodox; posthumanism; queer; religion; religiosity; religious change; religious practice; social constructionism; transgender; Sociology of Religion; Religionssociologi;

    Sammanfattning : This study, the first in its scope on transgender religiosity, is based on in-depth biographical interviews with 13 transgender participants with a Jewish Orthodox background (currently and formerly Orthodox). The primary aim of the study has been to elucidate the entanglements of gender and religion in three periods of the participants’ lives: pre-transition, transition and post-transition. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Att sluta från början. Tidigmodern läsning och folkbokens receptionsestetik

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Rikard Wingård; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; early modern reading; reception theory; reception aesthetics; history of literary criticism; book history; bibliography; literacy; orality; Swedish early modern literature; Volksbücher; Chapbooks; Bibliothèque Bleue; Seven sages of Rome; Helen of Constantinople; Fortunatus; Apollonius of Tyre; Theagenes and Chariclia; Till Eulenspiegel; Juan Luis Vives;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis poses the question, why were Volksbücher read and loved by some people in the early modern period and at the same time criticized by others. By doing so three important goals are aimed at : 1 ) to arrive at a better and more stable definition of the concept of the Volksbuch ; 2 ) to develop a better and more adequate reception theory for premodern and early modern culture, readers and literature, than has hitherto been concieved ; 3 ) to get a better understanding of Volksbücher as literary objects, of their mode of expression. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Crocodiles, Masks and Madonnas Catholic Mission Museums in German-Speaking Europe

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Department of Theology

    Författare :Rebecca Loder-Neuhold; Magnus Lundberg; Kajsa Ahlstrand; Hermann Mückler; [2019]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Mission museums; mission collections; mission exhibitions; mission history; Catholic mission; mission congregations; missionary networks; history of anthropology; anthropological objects; exhibits; history of collecting; Missionary Sisters of St. Peter Claver SSPC ; Society of the Divine Word SVD ; Sacred Heart Missionaries MSC ; Missionsmuseen; Missionssammlungen; Missionsausstellungen; Missionsgeschichte; Katholische Mission; Missionskongregationen; missionarische Netzwerke; Anthropologiegeschichte; anthropologische Objekte; Ausstellungsstücke; Geschichte des Sammelns; Missionsschwestern vom heiligen Petrus Claver SSPC ; Gesellschaft des göttlichen Wortes SVD ; Herz-Jesu-Missionare MSC ; Historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation examines mission museums established by Catholic mission congregations in Germany, Austria, and Switzerland from the 1890s onwards. The aim is to provide the first extensive study on these museums in a way that contributes to current blind spots in mission history, and the history of anthropology and museology. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Artifacts and Supraphysical Worlds : A Conceptual Analysis of Religion

    Detta är en avhandling från Centre for Theology and Religious Studies, Lund University

    Författare :Johan Modée; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Philosophy of special sciences; Two-dimensionality; Supraphysical worlds; Possible worlds; Global supervenience; Physicalism; Tools; Symbols; Rituals; Representations; Proper funtion; Artifacts; Definition of religion; Conceptual analysis; Särskilda vetenskapers filosofi;

    Sammanfattning : It is a contested question in contemporary theories of religion whether the concept of religion can be defined in a sound way or not. Many theorists maintain that a universal but delimiting definition is impossible. LÄS MER