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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 74 avhandlingar innehållade orden SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography Social anthropology.

  1. 1. Ambiguous artefacts solar collectors in Swedish contexts : on processes of cultural modification

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Social Anthropology, Stockholm University

    Författare :Annette Henning; Högskolan Dalarna.; Stockholms universitet.; [2000]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography Social anthropology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi Socialantropologi; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Sammanfattning : This is a book about solar collectors and the place of these artefacts in a political energy debate that has aroused strong feelings in Sweden during the last twenty-five years. It is a book about the hopes for a less polluted earth, which solar collectors have come to symbolise, and a book about the ways in which problems in utilising solar energy are culturally perceived. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Bodies of vital matter: Notions of life force and transcendence in traditional southern Italy

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Per Binde; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; socialanropologi; Italien; magi; övertro; social anthropology; Italy; symbolism; cosmology; Roman Catholicism; social organization; vitality; folk medicine; burial practices; death; cult of saints; the evil eye; witches;

    Sammanfattning : Bodies of Vital Matter presents an innovative study that explores folk beliefs relating to the vital force of the human body and to the transcendence of the corporal. The time frame is the period from the unification of Italy to the Second World War. There are three principal themes of investigation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Ambiguity and the modern order: The Sathya Sai Baba movement in Malaysia

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Socialantropologiska institutionen, GU

    Författare :Alexandra Kent; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2000]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; anthropology; Malaysia; Sathya Sai Baba; religious movement; modernity; politics;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines the Malaysian following of the contemporary Indian godman Sathya Sai Baba, a neo-Hindu guru famed for his miracle-working. This religious innovation has broad appeal among non-Malays, but attempts to formalise and control it have evolved within a middle-class subsection of the Indian community. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Med facit i hand : Normalitet, elevskap och vänlig maktutövning i två svenska skolor

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Socialantropologiska institutionen, Stockholms universitet

    Författare :Åsa Bartholdsson; Högskolan Dalarna.; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; anthropology; normality; governmentality; audit; pupil; children; school; normalitet; styrningsmentalitet; utvärdering; elev; barn; skola; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography Social anthropology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi Socialantropologi; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is about the socialisation of schoolchildren and how normality is learned and managed in two Swedish school classes. The Swedish school is, according to the "Curriculum for the compulsory school system, the pre-school class and the leisure-time centre", the Lpo94, based on democratic values and respect for the individual. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Creating Safety in Air Traffic Control

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund : Arkiv

    Författare :Johan M. Sanne; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Risk; safety; air traffic control; ethnography; schemes; rules; resources; cognitive; social; interaction; coordination; socio-technical systems; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Social anthropology ethnography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Socialantrolopologi etnografi;

    Sammanfattning : Is flying safe? Indeed it is -- statistics tell us that it is far more dangerous to drive a car or take the train. But flight safety does not just happen. Instead, as it is argued in this book, it is created by a well-developed air traffic control system that continues to be highly effective -- despite increasing volumes of traffic. LÄS MER