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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 6 avhandlingar innehållade ordet medals.

  1. 1. Äreminnen : Personmedaljer och social status i Sverige, cirka 1650–1900

    Författare :Martin Tunefalk; Mats Hallenberg; Mikael Alm; Joachim Östlund; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sweden; social status; pre-modernity; medals; commemorations; ideas about society; history of concepts; public sphere; discourse; symbolic capital; performativity; longue durée; 17th century; 18th century; 19th century; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this dissertation is to study the waning of premodern ideas about society by investigating the ways in which social status was conceived. Analyses of linguistic expressions and negotiations of status are used to study changes in how different social groups related and acted on one another, what changed, and what remained constant as premodernity gave way to modernity. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Kungsord i elfte timmen : Språk och självbild i det gustavianska enväldets legitimitetskamp 1772–1809

    Författare :Mikael Alm; Christensson Jakob; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; cultural history; power; legitimacy; absolute monarchy; image-making; discourse; medals; ceremony; public sphere; 18th century Sweden; Historia; History subjects; Historieämnen; Historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with the language and image of late Swedish absolutism. The sources used are royal medals and royal speeches and ceremonies at the Diets. The images are analysed as linguistic constructions, made up by a framework of concepts articulated in words, symbols and ceremonies around the kings. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The Voice of a Waning Empire : Selected Latin Poetry of Magnus Rönnow from the Great Northern War. Edited, with Introduction, Translation and Commentary

    Författare :Elena Dahlberg; Hans Helander; Outi Merisalo; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; Magnus Rönnow; the Great Northern War; Charles XII; Peter I of Russia; Frederick IV of Denmark; propaganda literature; Neo-Latin; occasional poetry; Baroque style; allegory; emblematics; medals; Augustan poetry; Horace; Latin; Latin;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis contains selected Latin poetry by the Swedish poet Magnus Rönnow (1665‒1735), composed during the Great Northern War. The Carolean age (1654–1718) was the hey-day of Latin literature, eloquence and poetry in Sweden. Rönnow was one of the last Latin poets in this tradition, and indeed one of the most outstanding. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Vivat vår monark! : Carl Michael Bellmans panegyrik över Gustaf III 1771-1792

    Författare :Jennie Nell; Roland Lysell; Anita Ankarcrona; Thomas Bredsdorff; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Carl Michael Bellman; Gustavus III; panegyric; epideictic; encomium; occasional poetry; 18th century Swedish literature; Gustavian literature; French Classicism; rhetoric; emblematics; commemorative medals; Fredman’s Epistles; Fredman’s Songs; litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Sammanfattning : Carl Michael Bellman (1740–1795), who is chiefly associated with wine, song, a wayward poetic style, and little care for politics, wrote laudatory poetry to King Gustavus III (1746–1792) during the period 1771–1792. His royalist poems have been mostly viewed as uncharacteristically pompous and rigid, and neglected in favor of the vivacious song-cycles Fredman’s Epistles  and Fredman’s Songs. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Nationen på spel : Kropp, kön och svenskhet i populärpressens representationer av olympiska spel 1948 – 1972

    Författare :Helena Tolvhed; Malmö högskola; []
    Nyckelord :cultural history; sport; media; gender; ethnicity; cold war;

    Sammanfattning : Sporting the Nation: Gender, ”Swedishness” and the Body in the Representation of Olympic Games in Swedish Popular Press 1948 – 1972. In this thesis, I study representations of summer and winter Olympic Games and Olympic athletes in six Swedish popular magazines 1948-1972. LÄS MER