Search for dissertations about: "Bosnian literature"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the words Bosnian literature.

  1. 1. A Children’s Literature? Subversive Infantilisation in Contemporary Bosnian-Herzegovinian Fiction

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Fedja Borčak; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bosnia; Bosnian literature; the infantile; child character; subversive infantilisation; nationalism; Balkanism; socialism; international administration; discourse theory; New Historicism; Jacques Rancière; Comparative literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Abstract : The past two decades of political and social disintegration in Bosnia and Herzegovina have given birth to literary counterreactions against hegemonic ways of imagining social life in the country. This thesis deals with a particular practice in BosnianHerzegovinian war and post-war literature, which uses infantile perspectives to critically address issues related to the socialist history of Bosnia as part of Yugoslavia, the war in the 1990s, and the socalled transitional post-war period. READ MORE

  2. 2. Migration and Perceptions of War Simultaneous Surveys in Countries of Origin and Settlement

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Peace and Conflict Research

    Author : Jonathan Hall; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; civil war; migration; refugees; gastarbeiter; family reunification; exile; trauma; coping; nostalgia; conservation of resources; terror management theory; social identity complexity; assimilation; acculturation; surveys; Peace and Conflict Research; Freds- och konfliktforskning;

    Abstract : This dissertation contributes to post-war public opinion research by examining the perceptions of migrants – the gastarbeiter, the refugee, the family reunited after war – and the local population in comparative perspective. Existing surveys of post-war populations are typically conducted in a single country affected by war. READ MORE