Sökning: "the Troubles"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 24 avhandlingar innehållade orden the Troubles.

  1. 1. The True Story of Alice B. Toklas : Almost the Same but not Quite/not Straight in the Toklas Autobiographies

    Författare :Anna Linzie; Rolf Lundén; Ann Fisher-Wirth; Robyn Wiegman; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English language; autobiography; sexuality; textuality; repetition; supplementarity; mimicry; authorship; writing; Engelska; English language; Engelska språket; Comparative Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates three texts that can be provisionally defined as “Toklas autobiographies,” or inscriptions of “the true story of Alice B. Toklas.” These are Gertrude Stein’s The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas (1933) and The Alice B. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Wrap your troubles into dreams

    Författare :Mats Eriksson; Konsthögskolan i Malmö; []

    Sammanfattning : Wrap Your Troubles into Dreams is a practice-based artistic research project. The study investigates city transformation processes in the Stockholm area, by viewing them through two political attitudes expressed in the city; the introduction of the function-separated Stockholm City area (during the 1960s) and the privatisation of urban space during the last few decades. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Public talk on personal troubles : A study on interaction in radio counselling

    Författare :Nataliya Thell; Socialhögskolan; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; radio counselling; institutional interaction; psychotherapy; troubles talk; media discourse; conversation analysis; ethnomethodology; radiorådgivning; institutionellt samtal; psykoterapi; samtal om personliga bekymmer; mediediskurs; samtalsanalys; etnometodologi;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation examines how personal troubles are talked about in an encounter with a professional on the public arena of radio broadcasting, where the professional has to meet the challenge of making professional advice not only useful for the person seeking help, but also relevant or interesting for the radio audience. The study explores the dynamic process of shaping an understanding of problematic experiences as it unfolds in the interactions on the radio and with radio listeners. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Visual Poetic Memory : Ekphrasis and Image-Text in Seamus Heaney, Derek Walcott and Wopko Jensma

    Författare :Maria Ioana Zirra; Stefan Helgesson; Bo Ekelund; Stef Craps; Jahan Ramazani; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Visual Memory; Ekphrasis; Image-text; 20th Century Anglophone Poetry; Seamus Heaney; Derek Walcott; Wopko Jensma; The Troubles in Northern Ireland; the Caribbean; Apartheid; English; engelska;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation traces ekphrastic and image-textual references to European, African and Caribbean visual memory in the work of the three Anglophone poets Seamus Heaney (Northern Ireland), Derek Walcott (St. Lucia) and Wopko Jensma (South Africa). LÄS MER

  5. 5. Problemet utan namn? : Neuroser, stress och kön i Sverige från 1950 till 1980

    Författare :Maria Björk; Karin Johannisson; Maja Bondestam; Motzi Eklöf; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Neuroses; neurosis; stress; health; illness; vague symptoms; history of medicine; housewives; women; gender; modernity; welfare state; medicine; citizenship; man; Woman; psychiatry; psychosomatic; symptoms; Hans Selye; Lennart Levi; Gunnar Lundquist; health care; social medicine; mental hygiene; public medicine; patients charts; sex roles.; History of science and ideas; Idé- o lärdomshistoria; History of Sciences and Ideas; Idé- och lärdomshistoria;

    Sammanfattning : Focusing on Sweden between 1950 and 1980, this doctoral dissertation analyzes and problematizes the process in which a discourse about neurosis and nervous troubles gradually evolved into a discourse about stress. The thesis aims to show how the medical and general discussion about diffuse or vague symptoms transformed and rearticulated ideas and views on society and man, citizenship, gender roles, and medicine. LÄS MER