Sökning: "biography"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 121 avhandlingar innehållade ordet biography.

  1. 1. Defining moments : a cultural biography of Jane Eyre

    Författare :Philip Grey; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Literature; identity; production; representation; regulation; consumption; circuit of culture; discourse; publishing; biography; canonization; adaptation; education; moral panic; criticism; Charlotte Brontë; Victorian literature; National Curriculum; Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap; Literature; litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the ways in which various practices, such as novel-writing, publishing, book-reviewing, reading for pleasure, adaptation and studying English literature, have produced Jane Eyre’s complex cultural profile. The organizing principle of the study is Paul du Gay, Stuart Hall et al’s ‘circuit of culture’, which identifies five key processes or ‘moments’ as being productive of the meanings that a cultural artefact or text comes to possess. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Utanför gränserna : En vetenskapshistorisk biografi om Astrid Cleve von Euler

    Författare :Kristina Espmark; Christer Nordlund; Bo Sundin; Anders Lundgren; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History of science; biography; women scientists; diatoms; botany; geology; archaeology; popular science; boundary-work; Astrid Cleve; Hans von Euler-Chelpin; Sweden; History Of Sciences and Ideas; idé- och lärdomshistoria;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is a scientific biography of Astrid Cleve von Euler. She was Sweden’s first female Ph.D. graduate in the natural sciences (1898) and pursued a scientific career in spite of formal and cultural limitations. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Historielärares historier : Ämnesbiografi och ämnesförståelse hos gymnasielärare i historia

    Författare :Mikael Berg; Lars Petterson; Bengt Schüllerqvist; David Ludvigsson; Karlstads universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANITIES; History; history teaching; history didactics; biography; life history; image; concepts; pedagogical content knowledge; content knowledge; transformation.; History; Historia; History; Historia; Utbildning och lärande;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this study is to analyse history teachers’ understanding of the school subject history. The aim have also been to uncover what factors the history teachers say have affected their understanding of the school subject. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Text och tolkning i svenska författarbiografier : Elin Wägners Selma Lagerlöf, Elisabeth Tykessons Atterbom och Fredrik Bööks Verner von Heidenstam

    Författare :Inger Larsson; Lunds universitets bibliotek; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; history of Swedish literary biography; Keywords: Literary biography; Swedish 20th century biography; Ira B. Nadel; Leon Edel; General and comparative literature; literature criticism; Allmän och jämförande litteratur; literary theory; biography and theory; litteraturkritik; litteraturteori; Scandinavian languages and literature; Nordiska språk språk och litteratur ;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the present thesis is twofold: to examine literary biography as literary text and, on the basis of my findings, to adopt a reasonable perspective on the theoretical debate about the fictionality of such biographies. In my introduction I trace the theoretical developments underlying this metaperspective and supply with an historical survey of literary biography as practised in Sweden. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Stockholm med modernismen i centrum : Cityomdaningen ur ett aktörs- och ett mediaperspektiv

    Författare :Emelie Eriksson; Bo Lenntorp; Kerstin Bodström; Kajsa Ellegård; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Stockholm city; Sergels Torg; modernism; urban planning; architecture; time-geography; biography; Torsten Westman; media; Dagens Nyheter; The Swedish Review of Architecture Arkitektur ; Human geography; Kulturgeografi;

    Sammanfattning : Urban planning is intertwined with societal developments in general, especially aspects pertaining to technology, economy, and politics. Of similar fundamental importance are the values, ideals and visions that inform urban planning praxis in any particular era. LÄS MER