Sökning: "modernity"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 345 avhandlingar innehållade ordet modernity.

  1. 1. On Islamism and modernity Analysing Islamist ideas on and visions of the Islamic state

    Författare :Malin Wimelius; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Islamism; Islamic state; modernity; content-oriented analysis of ideas; Islamist texts; Qutb; Mawdudi; Khomeini; Jamaat-e-Islami; Front Islamique du Salut; alternative modernity;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is a study of Islamist ideas on and visions of the Islamic state. It begins with the observation that although a growing amount of research explores Islamism; few studies closely investigate Islamist ideas. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Tradition and Modernity : Images of Jews in Latvian Novels 1934 – 1944

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Anette Reinsch-Campbell; Baiba Kangere; Lars M. Andersson; ; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; anti-Semitism; contact zones; dehumanisation; discourse; social distance; identification; image; Jews; Latvianness; modernity; the other; ‘othering’; stereotype; tradition; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Baltic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Baltiska språk; baltiska språk; Baltic Languages;

    Sammanfattning : Jews have been represented in Latvian literature for centuries. This dissertation investigates the images of Jews in a comprehensive selection of Latvian novels published between 1934–1944 in order to establish whether, and to what extent, the traditional images are subject to change under the pressure of modernity, nationalism and a rapidly changing political situation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Salvation and Modernity : Intellectuals and Faith in Contemporary China

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Institutionen för orientaliska språk

    Författare :Fredrik Fällman; Torbjörn Lodén; Huilin Yang; [2004]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; China; culture; Christianity; intellectuals; salvation; faith; modernity; identity; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Chinese language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Kinesiska;

    Sammanfattning : Christianity, as a religion and as an ethical system, is increasingly important in China today. An analysis of intellectuals and faith is vital to understanding the contemporary intellectual climate in China. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Between tradition and modernity The occupational choices of young people in rural Crete

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Nikoleta Ratsika; Lennart Nygren; Theano Kallinikaki; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; rural youth; occupational choice; tradition; modernity;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this study is to investigate the occupational orientations and choices of young people in rural Crete, a society, which is in constant change as it finds itself caught between tradition and modernity. To achieve this, the study looks into two cases: the case of Anogia, a small mountainous cattle-raising village, and the case of Archanes, which is a farming village on a plain. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Överflöd och ofullbordan. Essä om det moderna

    Detta är en avhandling från Coyote Förlag, Magnus Stenbocksgatan 5, SE-22224 LUND, Sweden

    Författare :Bo Isenberg; [2001]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; abstraction; abundance; classical modernity; contingency; crisis; modernity; oblivion; postmodernity; the principle of insufficient reason; religion; society; sociology; structivity; Sociology; tradition; cultural sociology; historical anthropology; Sociologi; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Kulturantropologi; etnologi;

    Sammanfattning : The problem which the present study discusses is modernity. The study interprets modernity’s cultural and anthropological dispositions as historical appearances. Consequently, it is situated at the intersection of cultural sociology and historical anthropology. The aim is to generate insight and understanding rather than a coherent theory. LÄS MER