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  1. 1. Såsom en slöja Den kristna slöjan i en svensk kontext

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Elisabeth Hallgren Sjöberg; Umeå universitet.; [2014]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History of science and ideas; veil; Christianity; religion; Pentecostal movement; Church of Sweden; gender; women s liberation; Orientalism; Swedish culture; ethnology; Idéhistoria; slöja; kristendom; religion; pingströrelsen; Svensk kyrkan; genus; kvinnosakskamp; orientalism; svensk kultur; etnologi;

    Sammanfattning : This study takes its point of departure in the tradition of Christian women covering their hair for religious and cultural reasons, hereafter called veiling. The aim has been to investigate what ideas were projected onto the veil in Sweden during the 19th and 20th centuries, as well as when and how the tradition of veiling disappeared among most Christian Swedes. LÄS MER

  2. 2. “Everybody Welcome to France” : Secularism, Governmentality & Fantasy in the French Republic 2003-2011

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Stencilavhandling

    Författare :Per-Erik Nilsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; France; republic; nation; integration; assimilation; nationalism; secularism; secularist; secularization; laïcité; Islam; other; veil; identity; tolerance; freedom of conscience; gender equality; citizenship; critical religion; discourse; discourse analysis; illiberalism; republicanism; Religionshistoria; History of Religions; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : What does it mean to be “secular”? How are “secular” identities constructed and negotiated? How can one understand that “secularism” has become an important marker of identity for nationalistic forces in Europe?In the dissertation “Everybody, Welcome to France” the author sets out to inquire into the topic of secularism and national identity in contemporary France. The specific research question is how France has been articulated as a “secular” republic in political speech and legislative text in 2003-2011 and how this articulation relates to conceptions of “nation”, “integration”, and “citizenship”. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Diasporic Narratives of Sexuality : Identity Formation among Iranian- Swedish Women

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Författare :Fataneh Farahani; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; women’s sexuality; discursive analysis; gender; Islam; Iran; Sweden; veil; virginity; migration; diaspora; agency; hybrid identity; cultural routes; Orientalism; narrative; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi; Ethnology; etnologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis deals with the sexuality of Iranian women living in Sweden. Considering sexuality as gendered and socio-culturally constructed, I examine the impact of Iranian Islamic discourses, contemporary socialization and migration on women’s narrations of sexuality. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Silence : Disputes on the Ground and in the Mind among the Iraqw in Karatu District, Tanzania

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Författare :Lars Hagborg; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ethnology; dispute; conflict; reconciliation; narrative; Iraqw; Karatu; Tanzania; Etnologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation argues that interpersonal disputes do not escalate among the Iraqw in Karatu district, Tanzania, because of an indigenous institution called wakari, which entails the erasure of all social contact between opponents in an irreconcilable dispute. In order to clarify the relationship between the role of wakari and other factors influencing the unfolding of a dispute, such as the role of the state, social structure and cultural values promoting peace, the dissertation discusses extensively how local communities have been integrated into colonial and post-colonial systems, and how meanings of peace, conflict, prosperity and poverty are articulated in different contexts by different actors. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Commercial conflict : The case of Russia's contemporary economy

    Detta är en avhandling från Oxford

    Författare :Pär Gustafsson; [2007]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; Sociologi;

    Sammanfattning : This study has scrutinized the use of legal and extra-legal mechanisms for resolving commercial conflict. The case examined is the Russian economy after the Soviet collapse. The starting-point is the notion that rational economic actors would increasingly turn to the commercial courts if the courts were effective. LÄS MER