Search for dissertations about: "Anthropomorphism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the word Anthropomorphism.

  1. 1. A Genre of Animal Hanky Panky? Animal representations, anthropomorphism and interspecies relations in The Little Golden Books

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Culture and Aesthetics, Stockholm University

    Author : Kelly Hübben; Stockholms universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Picture book theory; literary animal studies; anthropomorphism; anthropocentrism; Little Golden Books; speciesism; Human Animal Studies; litteraturvetenskap; Literature;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the visual and verbal representations of animals in a selection of commercial picture books for a young readership of preschool children. The picture books selected are part of the Little Golden Book series. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Messenger of the Lord in Early Jewish Interpretations of Genesis

    University dissertation from Berlin/New York : Walter de Gruyter

    Author : Camilla Hélena von Heijne; Ersta Sköndal högskola.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bible; Biblical Studies; Genesis; Judaism; Early Jewish Interpretation; Jewish Reception History of the Bible; Angel of the Lord God; Messenger; Angelology; Angelophany; Ambiguous Identity; Relationship; God; Theophany; Vision; Revelation; Dream; Anthropomorphism; Angel of the Presence; Hypostasis; Raphael; Gabriel; Wisdom; Logos; Old Testament Exegesis; Old Testament Pseudepigrapha; Book of Tobit; Wisdom of Solomon; Philo; Josephus; Rabbinica; Rabbinic Literature; Midrash; Targum; Rewritten Bible; Talmud; Type-Scene; Allusion; Gospel of Luke; Annunciation Narrative; Gospel of John; Hagar; Jacob Israel; Aqedah; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the ambiguous relationship between God and ‘the angel of the Lord/God’ in early Jewish interpretations of Genesis, for example, Gen 16:7–14; 22:1–19, and 31:10–13. Although the designation ‘the angel of the Lord’ does not appear in Genesis 32, this text is included because it exhibits the same ambiguity as the explicit ‘angel of the Lord-texts’. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Messenger of the Lord in Early Jewish Interpretations of Genesis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Universitetsbiblioteket

    Author : Camilla von Heijne; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bible; Old Testament; Genesis; Judaism; early Jewish interpretation; angel of the Lord God; messenger; angelology; angelophany; ambiguous identity; relationship; God; theophany; vision; revelation; dream; anthropomorphism; angel of the Presence; hypostasis; Raphael; Gabriel; Wisdom; Logos; Old Testament Pseudepigrapha; Book of Tobit; Wisdom of Solomon; Philo; Josephus; Rabbinic literature; Midrash; Targum; rewritten Bible; Talmud; type-scene; allusion; Gospel of Luke; annunciation narrative; Gospel of John; Hagar; Jacob Israel; Aqedah.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the ambiguous relationship between God and ‘the angel of the Lord/God’ in early Jewish interpretations of Genesis, for example, Gen 16:7–14; 22:1–19, and 31:10–13. Although the designation ‘the angel of the Lord’ does not appear in Genesis 32, this text is included because it exhibits the same ambiguity as the explicit ‘angel of the Lord-texts’. READ MORE

  4. 4. On the origins of physical cognition in corvids

    University dissertation from Lund University Cognitive Studies

    Author : Ivo Jacobs; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; physical cognition; causal cognition; tool use; evolution of cognition; anthropomorphism; corvids;

    Abstract : Physical cognition involves a host of cognitive abilities that enable understanding and manipulation of the physical world. Corvids, the bird family that includes crows, ravens and jays, are renowned for their cognitive abilities, but still little is known about their folk physics. READ MORE

  5. 5. Relationships between models used for teaching chemistry and those expressed by students

    University dissertation from Kalmar : Linnaeus university

    Author : Karina Adbo; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; chemistry didactics; particulate nature of matter; phase transition; student expressed models; Swedish school; teaching models; Science Education; Naturvetenskap med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning; Science Education; Naturvetenskap med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning;

    Abstract : This thesis is focused upon chemistry as a school subject and students' interpretations and use of formally introduced teaching models. To explore students' developing repertoire of chemical models, a longitudinal interview study was undertaken spanning the first year of upper secondary school chemistry. READ MORE