Search for dissertations about: "Philology and literature"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the words Philology and literature.

  1. 1. The Politics of Tradition : Examining the History of the Old English Poems The Wife's Lament and Wulf and Eadwacer

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Berit Åström; Umeå universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English language; anamorphosis; feminism; identity; literature; metaphor; metonymy; Old English; Old English literature; Old English poetry; philology; theory; tradition in literature; Engelska; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; engelska; English;

    Abstract : Old English literary studies is a fascinating field of research which spans many various approaches including philology and linguistics as well as literary and cultural theories. The field is characterised by a certain conservatism, what in this thesis is referred to as tradition. READ MORE

  2. 2. Language and Literacy : Some fundamental issues in research on reading and writing

    University dissertation from Department of Linguistics and Phonetics, Lund University

    Author : Per Henning Uppstad; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Keywords : Research methodology in science; Specialdidaktik; Forskningsmetodik; phoneme; Special didactics; Tillämpad och experimentell psykologi; Applied and experimental psychology; språktypologi; typology; Jämförande lingvistik; Comparative linguistics; sociolingvistik; Tillämpad lingvistik; undervisning i främmande språk; literacy; phonology; dyslexia; writing; written language; foreign languages teaching; Applied linguistics; fonologi; Fonetik; Phonetics; Språk- och litteraturvetenskap; Philology and literature; Filosofi; Philosophy; Språkinlärning; Language learning; reading; sociolinguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Mainstream research on reading and writing is based on the assumption, common in modern linguistics, that spoken language is primary to written language in most important respects. Unfortunately, the conceptual framework for the study of language and 'literacy' (encompassing both reading and writing skills) is built around this assumption. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Grin without a Cat 1 : 'Adversus Iudaeos' Texts in the Literature of Medieval Russia (988–1504)

    University dissertation from Dept. of East and Central European Studies

    Author : Alexander Pereswetoff-Morath; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Keywords : Addresses to a Jew on the Incarnation; Hilarion of Kiev; Life of Constantine; Margaritai; Life of Gregentios; Jerusalem Disputation; Doctrine of Jacob; John Chrysostom; homiletics; disputations; literature of Rus ; Anti-Judaism; manuscript dissemination; Russian language and literature; Ryska språk och litteratur ; Philology; Språkvetenskap; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; HUMANITIES and RELIGION;

    Abstract : This study, which is the first and main part of a two-volume work, is concerned with the history and philology of original and translated works Adversus Iudaeos circulating among the Eastern Slavs from the baptism of Rus' c.988 till the early 16th century. Excluded is the literature of Lithuanian Ruthenia from the 14th century onwards. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Textual History of Kavikumārāvadāna : The relations between the main texts, editions and translations

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Oriental Languages, Stockholm University

    Author : Leif Asplund; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; buddhism; avadana; editions; Sanskrit; Tibetan; manuscripts; philology; indology; Nepal; NGMPP; Indology; indologi;

    Abstract : This study consists of three main parts. Part I contains introductory matter and a presentation of the manuscript material which contains stories about Kavikumāra, one of the Buddha’s earlier lives, and a rough classification of the material. READ MORE

  5. 5. Crucifixion in Antiquity

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Gunnar Samuelsson; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Nya testamentets exegetik; New Testament exegesis; Klassisk grekiska; Classical Greek language; Latin; Latin language; Semitiska språk; Semitic languages; crucifixion; cross; death of Jesus; Bible; New Testament; church; Christianity; philology; semantics; Jesus; execution; death sentence; impaling; suspension punishment; Golgotha; Calvary; ancient language; classical languages; Classical Greek; Latin; Hebrew Aramaic; ancient Greece; Roman empire; Roman world; Jerusalem;

    Abstract : This study investigates the philological aspects of how ancient Greek, Latin and Hebrew/Aramaic texts, including the New Testament, depict the practice of punishment by crucifixion. A survey of the ancient text material shows that there has been a too narrow view of the “crucifixion” terminology. READ MORE