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  1. 16. Psychê : själens antropologi i det antika Grekland

    Detta är en avhandling från CTR

    Författare :Anna Törngren; [2008]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; kleos; psychê; history of greek writing; philossophy; oral tradition; immortality; myth; death; Homer; Plato;

    Sammanfattning : The subject of the thesis is the psych, a Greek word whose closest equivalent is the Swedish ?sjl?, the English ?soul?, the French ?me? and the German ?Seele?. The meanings of these words are far from being the same. What is more, the Greek psych has shifting meanings, both synchronically and diachronically speaking. LÄS MER

  2. 17. Den frånvarande intellektuelle En diskursteoretisk analys av en kollektiv representation

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Lars Holmberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2015]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Intellectual; Sociology; Sociology; Myth; Discourse Theory; Diskursteori; Intellektuell; Sociologi; Diskursteori; Myt; Ernesto Laclau; Chantal Mouffe; Jeffrey C. Alexander.Intellectual; Sociology; Sociology; Myth; Discourse The Diskursteori; Intellektuell; Sociologi; Diskursteori; Myt; Ernesto Laclau; Chantal Mouffe; Jeffrey C. Alexander.; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Sammanfattning : From an institutionalized conception of contemporary intellectuals as silent or absent, the aim of this thesis is to analyse how the representation of the intellectual changed from a hero of reason to a more or less absent actor. Descriptions of intellectuals that were initially analysed which showed that the representation of the intellectual, besides being linked to modernity, contained a relationship between the individual actor and political power, a relationship which could be traced back to ancient myths. LÄS MER

  3. 18. Type A Behavior and Hyperactivity/ADHD Are They Related?

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Lilianne Nyberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Psychology; Type A behavior; hyperactivity; ADHD; observations; children; MYTH; development; Psykologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi; Psychology; psykologi;

    Sammanfattning : The present thesis focuses on Type A behavior in children and its possible relation to hyperactivity/ADHD. Type A behavior in children has commonly been studied as the child equivalent behaviors of the adult pattern, in other words, competitive achievement-striving, impatience/time-urgency, and aggressiveness. LÄS MER

  4. 19. Evocatio deorum : Historical and mythical interpretations of ritualised conquests in the expansion of ancient Rome

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Gabriella Gustafsson; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Roman religion; evocatio; devotio; Livy; Macrobius; Servius; Veii; myth; historiography; theology of history; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; History Of Religions; religionshistoria;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation examines the historical evidence, and the historiographical and mythical aspects of the sources, of the evocatio-ritual of Republican Rome. According to some ancient sources, the tutelary deity of an enemy city was, just before a conquest, "called out", that is, asked to abandon the city and promised a new temple in Rome. LÄS MER

  5. 20. 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