Sökning: "soldier"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 31 avhandlingar innehållade ordet soldier.

  1. 1. Exile Warriors : Violence and Community among Hutu Rebels in the eastern Congo

    Författare :Anna Hedlund; Socialantropologi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Democratic Republic of Congo; Eastern Congo; Rwanda; violence; war; rebel camp; genocide; community; Hutu; identity; structural violence; political violence; rebels; soldier; civilian; refugees; exclusion; victim; perpetrator; Goma; Bukavu; armed groups; post-genocide; conflict; anthropology;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation is an anthropological study of war and violence in the volatile eastern territories of the Democratic Republic of Congo. The ethnographic focus is on one of the largest rebel groups currently operating in the Congo conflicts, the Hutu-dominated Democratic Forces for the Liberation of Rwanda (FDLR). LÄS MER

  2. 2. In the shoes of a soldier : Communication in Tim O'Brien's Vietnam narratives

    Författare :Mats Tegmark; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English language; Engelska; English language; Engelska språket; English; engelska;

    Sammanfattning : This is a study of the American writer Tim O'Brien's If I Die in a Combat Zone, Going After Cacciato, and The Things They Carried. Unlike previous O'Brien scholarship, which is either historical-biographical or formalistic, focusing on the contextual meaning or the literary merits of his narratives, this dissertation studies O'Brien's war narratives within a functional and communicative paradigm. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Guerrilleros de papel : La representación del guerrillero en seis novelas centroamericanas de los años setenta y ochenta

    Författare :Oscar García; Sergio Infante; Héctor Areyuna; Jorge Román-Lagunas; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Central American literature; guerrilla soldier; representation; postcolonial theories; postcolonial discourse; subaltern; essentialism; hybridity; phenomenological hermeneutics.; Spanish language; Spanska språket; Spanish; spanska;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the present study is to analyze and compare the representation of the guerrilla soldier in six contemporary Central American novels. According to Claudio Guillén, the comparison is a dialogue between unity and diversity. It can be defined with the help of two coordinates: a spatial and a temporal. LÄS MER

  4. 4. "Kriget" och karriärsystemet. Försvarsmaktens organiserande i fred

    Författare :Karl Ydén; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; military organization; middle management; career system; soldier training; logic of conflict; logic of cooperation; decoupling; loose coupling; make believe leadership; secondary adjustment; bullying.; military organization; Ledarskap under påfrestande förhållanden; Ledarskap under påfrestande förhållanden;

    Sammanfattning : Military organizations comprise two contradictory logics of action. The logic of conflict revolves around the use of organized violence against an enemy (at close range). The logic of cooperation characterises interaction with friendlydisposed parties, in order to secure legitimacy and working exchange relations. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Rask, Resolut, Trogen : de indelta soldaterna i det svenska agrarsamhället : Västerbotten 1860-1901

    Författare :Agneta Guillemot; Kerstin Strömberg-Back; David Gaunt; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Military history; social history; infantry soldier; social recruitment of soldiers; social mobility; family structure; military education; 19th century Sweden; Indelningsverket; Sverige; Västerbotten;

    Sammanfattning : My study concerns the social recruitment of infantry soldiers in the Swedish standing army ( indelta armén). The 19th century Swedish army was composed of three parts : hired troops , the conscripts and above all the ”indelta armén”. Indelta armén was unique in the world because of its organizational form. LÄS MER