Search for dissertations about: "19th century"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 147 swedish dissertations containing the words 19th century.

  1. 1. The Progressive in 19th-Century English : A Process of Integration

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Engelska institutionen

    Author : Erik Smitterberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; English language; The progressive; 19th-century English; diachronic studies; corpus linguistics; syntactic variation; verb phrase; aspect; dimensions of variation; Engelska; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; English; engelska;

    Abstract : The present work is a corpus-based study of the English progressive during the 19th century. The study is based on Conce, a one-million-word corpus covering the period 1800–1900 and comprising seven genres, both speech-related and non-speech-related. READ MORE

  2. 2. Silk Weaving in Sweden During the 19th Century Textiles and texts - An evaluation of the source material

    University dissertation from Department of Product and Production Development, Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Martin Ciszuk; Högskolan i Borås.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Textil och mode generell ; Textiles and Fashion General ; Silk Weaving; Jacquard Loom; 19th Century Sweden; Object Based Research; Material Culture; Experience Based Knowledge.; textile history; K.A. Almgren Sidenväveri;

    Abstract : Silk-weaving in Sweden during the 19th century. Textiles and texts - An evaluation of the source material. With the rich material available, 19th century silk-weaving invites to studies on industrialisation processes. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exterior Colours at Rural Dwellings in Southern Sweden during the 19th Century - To increase knowledge regarding local differentiations

    University dissertation from Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Lund University

    Author : Richard Kjellström; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; 19th century; local colour schemes; rural; Johan Jöran Öller; SEM analysis; cross-section; exterior colour; farmhouses; dwellings;

    Abstract : Abstract The project’s main objective is to verify the existence of local colours and colour schemes in the exteriors of buildings. The research focused on 19th century dwellings in the rural areas of southern Sweden. READ MORE

  4. 4. Navigating the foreign quarters Everyday life of the Swedish East India Company employees in Canton and Macao 1730–1830

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of History, Stockholm University

    Author : Lisa Hellman; Stockholms universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Canton; Macao; Everyday Life; Swedish East India Company; China; 18th century; 19th century; Global history; Maritime History; Port city; Practices; Gender; Masculinity; Groups; Space; Communication; Material culture; Trust; Kanton; Macao; Vardagsliv; Svenska Ostindiska Kompaniet; Kina; 1700-tal; 1800-tal; Globalhistoria; Maritim historia; Hamn; Praktiker; Genus; Maskulinitet; Grupper; Rum; Kommunikation; Materialitet; Tillit; historia; History;

    Abstract : This thesis analyses the everyday life of the Swedish East India company employees in Canton and Macao 1730–1830. Through a focus on everyday practices, analysed on the basis of ethnicity, class and gender, I show how the Swedes and other foreigners led their everyday life in a constant interplay between adaptation to and transgression of Chinese rules. READ MORE

  5. 5. Cultivating the Rural Citizen Modernity, Agrarianism and Citizenship in Late Tsarist Estonia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Historiska institutionen

    Author : Johan Eellend; Södertörns högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia; historia; History; Estonia; Agrarian Ideology; Agrarian Modernization; Citizenship; Family; Gender; Public Sphere; Agricultural Journals; Agricultural Associations; Exhibitions; 19th Century; 20th Century;

    Abstract : This dissertation studies the ideas and political practices produced in the emerging rural public sphere in late Tsarist Estonia. The time period is characterized by radical social and economic change and growing national and political self consciousness. READ MORE