Sökning: "Postcolonialism"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 20 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Postcolonialism.

  1. 1. Tales of transformation: Expatriate encounters with local contexts : A postcolonial reading

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Stockholm Business School, Stockholm University

    Författare :Anna Wettermark; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Expatriates; identity reconstruction; postcolonialism; international management; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis examines how and in what sense expatriates are changed and transformed by their intercultural experiences. In doing so it seeks to complement more efficiency-oriented expatriation studies by outlining a relational and contextual view inspired by postcolonialism. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Från den västerbottniska frostmyren till den socialpolitiska hetluften: Astrid Väring konservativ författare i Folkhemmets Sverige

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Stockholm Business School, Stockholm University

    Författare :Karin Edlund; Umeå universitet.; [2003]
    Nyckelord :The Frost; Norrland literary tradition; postcolonialism; popular literature; roman à thèse; mental health care; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation takes as its starting-point the dichotomies between origin and modernity, periphery and centre. This is particularly the case in Astrid Väring’s novels Frosten (1926) and Vintermyren (1927), in which the author pays tribute to the homestead and the rural community in contrast to the industrial community, whilst her novels also express an ambivalent attitude towards modernity. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Impossible Interculturality? Education and the Colonial Difference in a Multicultural World

    Detta är en avhandling från Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Författare :Robert Aman; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Interculturality; multiculturalism; intercultural education; policy; postcolonialism; cultural difference; colonial difference; European Union; interculturalidad; delinking; Interkulturalitet; mångkultur; interkulturell utbildning; policy; postkolonialism; kulturella skillnader; koloniala skillnader; Europeiska Unionen; interculturalidad;

    Sammanfattning : An increasing number of educational policies, academic studies, and university courses today propagate ‘interculturality’ as a method for approaching ‘the Other’ and reconciling universal values and cultural specificities. Based on a thorough discussion of Europe’s colonial past and the hierarchies of knowledge that colonialism established, this dissertation interrogates the definitions of intercultural knowledge put forth by EU policy discourse, academic textbooks on interculturality, and students who have completed a university course on the subject. LÄS MER

  4. 4. The Kolkata Intellectuals and Bengali Modernity

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Kerstin B. Andersson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Kolkata; West Bengal; Intellectuals; Elite groups; Intellectual discourse; Postcolonialism; Relativism; Subaltern Studies; Methodology; Anthropology; Social Change; Development; Media; Kolkata; Västbengalen; intellektuella; elitgrupper; intellektuell diskurs; postkolonialism; relativism; subaltern studies; metod; antropologi; social förändring; utveckling; media;

    Sammanfattning : The aim with this thesis is to explore and enhance the understanding of methodological questions in anthropological analysis. I focus my main argument on topics taken up in antiorientalist and postcolonial approaches. Analysis is closely related to political issues and an analysis include a critical reflection and deconstruction. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Anglo-French Relations and the Acadians in Canada's Maritime Literature: Issues of Othering and Transculturation

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Birgitta Brown; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Maritime Provinces; Acadie; othering; transculturation; colonialism; postcolonialism; Mary-Louise Pratt; Fernando Ortiz; Roland Walter; Sir Charles G. D. Roberts; Thomas Head Raddall; Antonine Maillet; Claude Le Bouthillier; David Adams Richards; Janice Kulyk Keefer; Jeannine Landry Thériault.;

    Sammanfattning : Ph.D. dissertation at the University of Gothenburg, 2008 Title: Anglo-French Relations and the Acadians in Canada s Maritime Literature: Issues of Othering and Transculturation. LÄS MER