Sökning: "anti-slavery society"

Hittade 4 avhandlingar innehållade orden anti-slavery society.

  1. 1. Converging World Views : The European Expansion and Early-Nineteenth-Century Anglo-Swedish Contacts

    Författare :Hanna Hodacs; Catherine Hall; György Novaky; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; European identity; nationalism; Evangelicalism; anti-slavery society; Bible society; mission society; school society; temperance society; tract society.; Historia; History subjects; Historieämnen; tract society;

    Sammanfattning : The nineteenth-century colonial project transformed conceptions of the globe in ways that reflect the increase in European power over the rest of the world. This study investigates a rather neglected aspect of this process: the development of new images of the world within Europe, and specifically in Britain and Sweden, during the first half of the century. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Fredrika Bremer and the Writing of America

    Författare :Laurel Ann Lofsvold; Litteraturvetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; General and comparative literature; women; slavery; homes; America; Catharine M. Sedgwick; Anne C. Lynch; James Russell Lowell; Margaret Fuller; Ralph Waldo Emerson; A. J. Downing; Lydia Maria Child; Frederick Douglass; Harriet Beecher Stowe; Fredrika Bremer; literature criticism; literary theory; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori;

    Sammanfattning : Hemmen i den nya verlden(1853-4) is novelist Fredrika Bremer's 3-volume travel diary in letter form, a literary account of her two years' travel in the United States and Cuba. Bremer wove, into the America she "wrote," a number of American authors and their works. Novelist Catharine Sedgwick and poet and socialite Anne C. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Vems hand är det som gör? : En systertext om konst/hantverk, klass, feminism och om viljan att ta strid

    Författare :Frida Hållander; Moa Matthis; Hanna Hallgren; Katarina Bonnevier; Konstfack; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; artistic research; craft; ceramics; textile; class; feminism; willfulness; autoethnography; together - making;

    Sammanfattning : Whose hand is making? And how can we understand craft practices in dialogue with society through making and objects? How do we understand objects that manifest resistance? This dissertation in artistic research explores craft practices within the fields of ceramics and textile, through the method and form of autoethnography, and on the basis of an intersectional perspective. It understands making as embodied experience and knowledge, conditioned, but not always bounded, by societal structures, and it documents the resistance against, and the resilience of, repressive structures, in dialogues and struggles where objects gain agency. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Vems hand är det som gör? En systertext om konst/hantverk, klass, feminism och om viljan att ta strid

    Författare :Frida Hållander; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :artistic research; craft; ceramics; textile; class; feminism; willfulness; autoethnography; together-making;

    Sammanfattning : Whose hand is making? And how can we understand craft practices in dialogue with society through making and objects? How do we understand objects that manifest resistance? This dissertation in artistic research explores craft practices within the fields of ceramics and textile, through the method and form of autoethnography, and on the basis of an intersectional perspective. It understands making as embodied experience and knowledge, conditioned, but not always bounded, by societal structures, and it documents the resistance against, and the resilience of, repressive structures, in dialogues and struggles where objects gain agency. LÄS MER