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  1. 1. Nut - The Goddess of Life in Text and Iconography

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Nils Billing; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Egyptologi; Ancient Egyptian religion; goddess; mother; water; space; ontology; Pyramid Texts; horizon; tree goddess; Egyptologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Egyptology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Egyptologi; Egyptology; Egyptologi;

    Sammanfattning : This study delineates the basic characteristics of the ancient Egyptian goddess Nut as expressed in funerary texts and iconography. The goddess is treated as conceptual in character (Begriffsgottheit), i.e. as an animate expression for the ideas that the ancient Egyptians associated with the sky: space and water. LÄS MER

  2. 2. 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

  3. 3. Gudinnefeminister Monica Sjöös och Starhawks berättande - subjektskonstruktion, idéinnehåll och feministiska affiniteter

    Detta är en avhandling från Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Författare :Magdalena Raivio; Karlstads universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Goddess feminism; Monica Sjöö; Starhawk; eco feminism; religion; new religious movements; religious studies; gender studies; feminist theory; feminist historiography; discourse analysis; narrativity; diffraction; Religious Studies and Theology; Religionsvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines the discursive position of 'goddess feminism', in relation to some of the difference- and eco feminist positions from the1960s and until today. In focus are the texts of the two goddess feminists, Monica Sjöö and Starhawk. The thesis contributes to a historiographical (re)situating of their political and religious narratives. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Det religiösa självet i praktik vid ett hinduiskt gudinnetempel : Ett kulturpsykologiskt angreppssätt för religionspsykologi

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Religionspsykologi

    Författare :Göran Ståhle; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Psychology of religion; Psychology of religion; Cultural psychology; Religious self; Practice; Habitus; Ritualization; Self-narrative; Ethnography; Life story; Hindu religiosity; Temple-ritual; Goddess-cult; Banaras; Mahishasurmardini Durga; Religionspsykologi; Banaras; Mahishasurmardini Durga; Religionspsykologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Psychology of religion; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Religionspsykologi; religionspsykologi; religionspsykologi;

    Sammanfattning : The main objective of this dissertation is to contribute to the psychology of religion in two ways. First, it adds to theory development in the field, and second, it provides an original field study of Hindu everyday-religiosity. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Cultivating the Sacred : Ritual Creativity and Practice among Women in Contemporary Europe

    Detta är en avhandling från Centrum för teologi och religionsvetenskap, Lunds universitet

    Författare :Åsa Trulsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; dance; sacred places; authority; pilgrimage; power; intersubjectivity; somatic modes of attention; the body; embodiment; habitus; goddess spirituality; new age; paganism; practice; ritual criticism; multi-sited fieldwork; ritual; anthropology of religion; performance; music; healing; gender; sacralisation; everyday spirituality;

    Sammanfattning : Ritual creativity may seem like a contradiction in terms, yet the religious landscape in contemporary Euro-America is permeate with experimentation of ritual forms, different modalities of action, imagination and play as routes to authenticity. The present study examines different settings in Europe involved in such ritual creativity, which would commonly be classified as postmodern spirituality, new age or Paganism. LÄS MER