Sökning: "and modernity"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 329 avhandlingar innehållade orden and modernity.

  1. 1. Salvation and Modernity : Intellectuals and Faith in Contemporary China

    Författare :Fredrik Fällman; Torbjörn Lodén; Huilin Yang; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; China; culture; Christianity; intellectuals; salvation; faith; modernity; identity; Chinese language; Kinesiska;

    Sammanfattning : Christianity, as a religion and as an ethical system, is increasingly important in China today. An analysis of intellectuals and faith is vital to understanding the contemporary intellectual climate in China. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Tradition and Modernity : Images of Jews in Latvian Novels 1934 – 1944

    Författare :Anette Reinsch-Campbell; Baiba Kangere; Lars M. Andersson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; anti-Semitism; contact zones; dehumanisation; discourse; social distance; identification; image; Jews; Latvianness; modernity; the other; ‘othering’; stereotype; tradition; Baltic languages; Baltiska språk; baltiska språk; Baltic Languages;

    Sammanfattning : Jews have been represented in Latvian literature for centuries. This dissertation investigates the images of Jews in a comprehensive selection of Latvian novels published between 1934–1944 in order to establish whether, and to what extent, the traditional images are subject to change under the pressure of modernity, nationalism and a rapidly changing political situation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Sinners and citizens : bestiality and homosexuality in Sweden 1880-1950

    Författare :Jens Rydström; George Chauncey; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; gay and lesbian history; gender; sodomy; homosexuality; bestiality; sexual history; modernity; welfare state; Swedish history; queer theory; medical discourse; legal discourse; Homosexualitet; attityder; historia; Sverige; 1800-talet; 1900-talet; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : This study is based on an analysis of more than 2,300 court cases concerning acts of bestiality and same-sex sexuality in rural and urban Sweden 1880-1950. Other written sources are forensic psychi-atric statements, mental hospital records, material from the Swedish Sex Reform movement, news-papers and scientific journals, and minutes of the Swedish Parliament and its subcommittees. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Ett högt och ädelt kall : kalltankens betydelse för sjuksköterskeyrkets formering 1850-1933

    Författare :Åsa Andersson; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES; The notion of a calling; nursing profession; nursing education; Women’s-rights movement; ethics; gender; professionalisation; modernity.; Sjuksköterskor; yrkesetik; historia; Sverige; 1800-talet; 1900-talet; Sjuksköterskeutbildning; etik och moral; historia; 1800-talet; 1900-talet;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis describes the impact of the notion of a calling on the development of the nursing profession during the period 1850–1933. The focus of the study is on how perceptions andnotions of a calling were altered over time, and in which way this historically shaped conceptinfluenced the professionalisation of the female health care work. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Mode och hushåll : Om formandet av kön och media i frihetstidens svenska små- och veckoskrifter

    Författare :Agneta Helmius; Maja Bondestam; Sven Widmalm; Cecilia Rosengren; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; fashion; household; gender formation; formation of media; public discourse; periodicals; 18th Century Sweden; lifestyle à la mode; la querelle des femmes; needs and desires; modernity; forward-looking identities; privatization of household; marginalization of household; media history; feminist history; history of ideas; mode; hushåll; kön; offentligt samtal; frihetstiden; veckoskrifter; debatt; motstånd; modernitet; marginalisering av hushållet; behov och begär; Hustavlan; Then Swänska Argus; Mme la mode; Risbastugan; Nordenflycht; Bellman; Rückerschöld; mediehistoria; feministisk historia; idé- och lärdomshistoria; Idé- och lärdomshistoria; History of Sciences and Ideas;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis, Fashion and the household: The formation of media and gender in 18th Century Swedish periodicals and pamphlets, deals with the formation of media and gender in 18th Century Sweden using fashion and the household as themes of discussion and gender as an analytical category. The material used consists of periodicals, small prints and series of pamphlets published from the 1730s to the 1770s in Sweden, and one engraving showing five housewives beating a husband on his bare buttocks printed in 1755. LÄS MER