Sökning: "Scandinavians"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 9 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Scandinavians.

  1. 1. Baltic-Finns and Scandinavians : Comparative-Historical Linguistics and the Early History of the Nordic Region

    Författare :Kristian Nilsson; Centrum för Europaforskning; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Comparative-historical linguistics; Baltic-Finns; Scandinavians; ethnohistory; conceptual history; intellectual history; the Nordic region;

    Sammanfattning : The study investigates how the early nineteenth century invention of comparative-historical linguistics affected European ethnohistoric thought, and how this process altered ethnohistorical research on the early, pre-Christian history of the Nordic region. The case study of the Nordic region (Denmark, Iceland, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Estonia) includes the discipline histories of Finno-Ugric studies, linguistics and the larger field of intellectual history. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Guests in the house : cultural transmission between Slavs and Scandinavians 900 to 1300

    Författare :Mats Roslund; Historisk arkeologi; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Sammanfattning : Scholarly texts on Slavic-Scandinavian relations have concentrated on two main areas of interest. During the Viking Age the economic and social contacts between the lake Mälaren district and Rus’ were extensive. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Tillbaka till Normandie : nordiska konstnärer i Normandie 1850-1900

    Författare :Bo Wingren; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; Konstnärer-- Nordiska -- Normandie -- 1850-1900; Normandie;

    Sammanfattning : This work aims to explore, examine and describe the sojourns and activities of artists from Scandinavia in Normandy from around 1850 to the turn of the century. The development of this temporary ”colony” is placed in its cultural context, its underlying canses analyzed. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Migration, Stress and Mental Ill Health : Post-migration Factors and Experiences in the Swedish Context

    Författare :Petter Tinghög; Lennart Nordenfelt; John Carstensen; Thomas Hemmingsson; Matti Similä; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Cross-cultural equivalence; foreign-born; Hopkins Symptom Checklist HSCL-25 ; Living conditions; mental ill health; migration; phenomenology; population-based; Risk factors; Stress; WHO Wellbeing Index; Cross-cultural equivalence; foreign-born; Hopkins Symptom Checklist HSCL-25 ; Living conditions; mental ill health; migration; phenomenology; population-based; risk factors; stress; WHO Wellbeing Index; invandrare; psykisk hälsa; migration; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN;

    Sammanfattning : This predominantly empirical dissertation deals with how socio-economic living conditions and immigrant-specific factors can be linked to immigrants’ mental ill health. It is also explored how cultural representations can affect stress and whether mental ill health is expressed differently among immigrants from Iraq and Iran than among individuals of Nordic origin. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The impact of ethnicity on type 2 diabetes

    Författare :Forouzan Glans; diabetes och endokrinologi Genomik; []
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Type 2 diabetes; ethnicity;

    Sammanfattning : Abstract Type 2 diabetes mellitus is among the fastest growing diseases in the world. The reported prevalence of T2D appears to differ among various ethnic groups. LÄS MER