Sökning: "illiteracy"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 14 avhandlingar innehållade ordet illiteracy.

  1. 1. En bonadsmålare och hans värld. Johannes Nilsson i Breared

    Detta är en avhandling från Elisabeth Berglin, Etnologiska institutionen med Folklivsarkivet, Finngatan 8, S­223 62 LUND

    Författare :Elisabeth Berglin; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2000]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; painted wall hangings; folk art; imitation; change; hermeneutics; historical reconstruction; biographical method; contextualization; social memory; illiteracy; narratives; genre analysis; revivalist ideas; Kulturantropologi; text; etnologi; ethnology; Cultural anthropology;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this dissertation is to find relationships between folk art, an artist's personal life and influential factors originating in the context. Christmas wall hangings by the peasant painter Johannes Nilsson (1757­1827) are the focus of the study. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Runor som resurs Vikingatida skriftkultur i Uppland och Södermanland

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Institutionen för nordiska språk

    Författare :Marco Bianchi; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; runes; runic inscriptions; rune-stones; Viking Age; rune-stone custom; rune-carver; runology; literacy; illiteracy; non-lexicality; visual semiotics; multimodality; sociosemiotics; written culture; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Scandinavian languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Nordiska språk; Nordiska språk; Scandinavian Languages;

    Sammanfattning : The Viking Age rune-carvers and their readers used runes as a semiotic resource to convey and structure the messages on rune-stones. An analysis of the ways in which this resource is used together with other resources gives us a deeper insight into the relationship between writers and readers and into the written culture in which the rune-stones were produced. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Causes and consequences of violence against child labour and women in developing countries

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Författare :Koustuv Dalal; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Child labour; domestic violence; cost of violence; developing countries.;

    Sammanfattning : Violence against children and women is a serious public health and human rights problem. In low income countries it is closely related to poverty and culture with major social consequences and economic burden for the families. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Strategic communication management in the non-profit adult literacy sector

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Public Health Sciences

    Författare :MN Wiggill; [2009]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Strategic Communication; non-profit organisations; Non-profit organizations;

    Sammanfattning : In 2007 more than a quarter (26%) of the South African adult population was functionally illiterate. As a result many non-profit organisations (NPOs) in South Africa strive to raise adult literacy levels. Adult illiteracy leads to problems such as, amongst others, high levels of unemployment, poverty and crime. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Literacy and development A study of Yemissrach Dimts literacy campaign in Ethiopia

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Margareta Sjöström; Rolf Sjöström; Umeå universitet.; [1982]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Adult; education; Development; Education for women; Ethiopia; Evaluation; Literacy; Literacy methods; Motivation; Rural education;

    Sammanfattning : The problem of illiteracy has been the object of many studies during recent decades. In Ethiopia, a country which reports one of the lowest literacy rates in Africa, the Yemissrach Dimts Literacy Campaign (YDLC) was started in 1962. Its activities were concentrated to rural areas and directed primarily towards adults. LÄS MER