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  1. 1. The World of the Sumerian Mother Goddess An Interpretation of Her Myths

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Therese Rodin; Uppsala universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religionshistoria; History of Religions; Sumerian mother goddess; Mesopotamia; myth; Ninḫursaĝa; Ninmaḫ; Enki; kingship; midwifery; birth-giving; creation; death; sexual intercourse; gender; ideology; contextualization; Kultur; identitet och gestaltning; Culture; Identity and Representations;

    Sammanfattning : The present study is an interpretation of the two myths copied in the Old Babylonian period in which the Sumerian mother goddess is one of the main actors. The first myth is commonly called “Enki and Ninḫursaĝa”, and the second “Enki and Ninmaḫ”. The theoretical point of departure is that myths have society as their referents, i.e. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Baptism and Death : A Study of Mark and Romans

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Teologiska institutionen, Uppsala universitet

    Författare :Bim O'Reilly; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Baptism; Death; Gospel of Mark; Romans; Paul; Narrative Criticism; Rhetorical Criticism; Argumentation Analysis; Macrostructure; Comparative Analysis; Mark and Paul; Discipleship; Nya testamentets exegetik; New Testament Exegesis;

    Sammanfattning : Does baptism in some way associate an initiate with the death and resurrection of Christ? From the fourth century until the present, this understanding has had a central place in defining the meaning of baptism. In the NT, baptism and death are associated in two ways. LÄS MER

  3. 3. I ritens rum - om mötet mellan tyg och människa In a Room of Rites – Cloth Meeting Human

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Författare :Birgitta Nordström; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; textile art; weaving; craft; practical knowledge; ritual; death; birth; funeral; funeral pall; mourning process; comfort;

    Sammanfattning : The project In a Room of Rites – Cloth Meeting Human is an artistic research project on textiles, rites and death, where I create textile art in the form of a funeral pall (in the artwork: Kortedalakrönika (Kortedala Chronicle) and infant wrapping cloths (in the artwork: I sin linda/Wrapped in Cloth). The initial aim of the project is to explore what textiles can mean at farewells and in funeral rituals, as well as to reflect on the experiences I gain in my art making. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Living with haemodialysis close to death - patients' and close relatives' experiences

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet

    Författare :Lena Axelsson; Sophiahemmet Högskola.; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Close relative; Death; Dying; End of life; End-stage renal disease; haemodialysis; Palliative care; Phenomenological-hermeneutics; Qualitative content analysis; Retrospective interviews; Serial interviews; close relative;

    Sammanfattning : The overall aim of this thesis is to generate  understanding and knowledge a bout the experiences of  patients living with haemodialysis, and their close relati ves, near the end of life. In studies I and II we  conducted a series of 31 qualitative interviews over a period of 12 months with 8 severely ill patients  (aged 66–87) treated with haemodialysis. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Life after death The diffusion of Swedish life insurance - Dynamics of financial and social modernization 1830-1950

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet, Institutionen för ekonomisk historia

    Författare :Liselotte Eriksson; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic history; life insurance; married women s property rights; industrial life insurance; funeral cost; sales promotion; policyholder; Sweden; culture; financial system; women; ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this thesis is to understand the diffusion process of Swedish life insurance during the period c. 1830-1950, with the specific aim to understand financial modernization and social mobilization as reflected in the diffusion of life insurance to less well-to-do classes and women. LÄS MER