Sökning: "narratives of modernity"

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  1. 1. I det modernas landskap. Historisk orientering och kritiska berättelser om det moderna Sverige mellan 1960 och 1990

    Detta är en avhandling från Brutus Östlings Bokförlag Symposion

    Författare :Martin Wiklund; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; liberalism; ecologism; feminism; socialism; cultural radicalism; enlightenment; romanticism; the Moderates; the Green Party; Environmental Party; the Alternative movement; the New Women s movement; the New Left; the Social Democrats; Charles Taylor; Jürgen Habermas; Jörn Rüsen; hermeneutics; discourse ethics; communicative rationality; validity claims; historical orientation; historical consciousness; modernism; landscape of modernity; narrative analysis; narratives of modernity; criticism of modernity; the People s home; modern Sweden; the welfare state; History; Historia; Theory of history; Historieteori; Contemporary history since 1914 ; Nutidshistoria från 1914 ; Political history; Politisk historia;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the study is to make visible a field of conflicting narratives of modern Sweden expressed by different political groups and to contribute to the working through of the conflict of interpretation. Four political challenges to the established success story of Sweden's development from a poor society to modern welfare state, are analysed: the Left in the 1960s, the new Women's movement in the 1970s, the Alternative movement and the Environmental Party in the late 1970s and early 1980s and, finally, the liberal challenge of the Moderates in the 1980s. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Your Cradle Is Green : The Islamic Foundation and the Call to Islam in Children's Literature

    Detta är en avhandling från Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Författare :Torsten Janson; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; discourse; genealogy; Manzir Ahsan; Khurshid Ahmad; Khurram Murad; Jama‘at-i-Islami; Islamisation; dialogue; inter-faith; minority; revivalism; migration; R.E.; religious education; publication; Britain; children’s literature; Islamic; Islamic Foundation; Islam; da‘wa; creolisation; modernity; critique; Islamism; Non-Christian religions; Världsreligioner ej kristendom ;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with the conceptualisation of da‘wa, ‘the call to Islam’, of the British organisation the Islamic Foundation, and focuses its 25 years of publication of Islamic-English children’s literature. In order to analyse the implications of the new modalities of da‘wa in the late modern Muslim minority context, the present study applies a genealogical perspective. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Piety, Intimacy and Mobility: A Case Study of Charismatic Christianity in Present-Day Stockholm

    Detta är en avhandling från Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Författare :Jessica Moberg; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Charismatic Christianity; Pentecostalism; habituation; learning religion; mobility; ritualization; ritual appropriation; religious consumption; commodification; materiality; embodiment; narrative; late modernity; globalization; inward turn; subjective turn; authenticity; intimacy; prayer; worship; music; testimony; urban religion; religious eclecticism.;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this ethnographic study is to examine how affiliates of the multicultural charismatic Christian congregation New Life Church practice religiosity within the context of their personal daily lives, within the framework of the general congregation and in terms of their involvements with other religious organizations in the area of Stockholm. Beginning with the assumption that the practice of contemporary religiosity and the development of a religious identity are part of an ongoing process of habituation, the study describes how practitioners cultivate a form of charismatic piety characterized by certain embodied orientations, patterns of ritualization and narrative genres. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Images of Work and Love The Dynamics of Economy and Emotions on the Big Screen in Sweden and Mexico 1930–1955

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Rosalía Guerrero Cantarell; Orsi Husz; Maths Isacson; Ann Ighe; [2016]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Work; Romantic Love; Modernity; Emotional capital; Worthiness; Respectability; Ekonomisk historia; Economic History;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis studies the intertwinement of economy and emotions within the context of modernity. By investigating how work and romantic love interact in fiction films from the period 1930 to 1955, I seek to shed light on how two cultural practices that might normally be assumed to belong to separate dimensions of life – the economic and the emotional – are actually closely connected to each other. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Greenland's future narratives of natural resource development in the 1900s until the 1960s

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå Universitet

    Författare :Janina Priebe; Erland Mårald; Jenny Eklöf; Matthias Heymann; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Greenland; modernization; 20th-century history; colonial history; narrative; history of science and ideas; History Of Sciences and Ideas; idé- och lärdomshistoria;

    Sammanfattning : This doctoral thesis identifies and analyzes narratives of Greenland's future that emerged in the context of developing and modernizing the dependency's natural resources industries in the 1900s until the 1960s. After almost two centuries of Danish colonial rule, the turn of the 20th century witnessed a profound change in Greenland's governance. LÄS MER