Search for dissertations about: "Ethnology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 103 swedish dissertations containing the word Ethnology.

  1. 1. Cells in Culture, Cells in Suspense : Practices of Cultural Production in Foetal Cell Research

    University dissertation from Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Andréa Wiszmeg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019-01-18]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Parkinson s disease; Foetal cells; Praxis; Evidence Based Practice; Ethnology; Ethnography; Science studies; Diffraction; knowledge production; Ethical issues; ethics in practice; ethnology; ethnography; science studies; foetal cells; parkinson s disease; praxis; knowledge production; ethics in practice; evidence based medicine; diffraction; cell transplantation; cross-disciplinarity; epistemology;

    Abstract : Parkinson’s disease is a neurodegenerative affliction to which researchers have long striven to find a cure. The human embryo is a source of vital cells used in regenerative medicine, as well as a powerful symbol of life. READ MORE

  2. 2. 'May contain traces of' : An ethnographic study of eating communities and the gluten free diet

    University dissertation from Media-Tryck, Lund University, Sweden

    Author : Meghan Cridland; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017-09]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; eating community; gluten-free diet; Celiac; diet trend; gluten free; food allergy; ethnology;

    Abstract : Changes to the contemporary food system, including meals and eating patterns, have occurred quickly. One such change over the past 30 years has been the increase of commercially produced foods aimed at food allergies and intolerances and ‘free from’ dieting. READ MORE

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

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Fataneh Farahani; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : 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;

    Abstract : 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. READ MORE

  4. 4. Painful legacy of World War II: Nazi forced enlistment Alsatian/Mosellan Prisoners of War and the Soviet Prison Camp of Tambov

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Florence Fröhlig; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Legacy of World War II; forced conscription; prisoners of war; Alsace Moselle; Soviet prison camp; internment; captivity; Tambov; traumatic experiences; construction of silence; family of remembrance; master narrative; pilgrimage; dark tourism; Ethnology; etnologi;

    Abstract : This dissertation concerns the legacy of the Nazi forced enlistment during World War II and focuses more precisely on the case of Alsace/Moselle. Many of these French men, enlisted by force from 1942 in the German army, were sent to the Eastern Front and experienced Soviet prison camps. READ MORE

  5. 5. Negotiating Involuntary Resettlement A study of local bargaining during the construction of the Zimapán dam

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Inga-Lill Aronsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ethnology; Mexico; resettlement; displacement; peasants; negotiations; time; space; development; Etnologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology;

    Abstract : This dissertation seeks to present and analyze the negotiation process between the Mexican Power Board (CFE) and the peasants of Ejido Vista Hermosa, who were displaced by the building of the Zimapán dam in central Mexico. I use these negotiations as a focal point to identify the strategies, the reasoning, the priorities, and the conflicts of interest of the two main actors in the resettlement project. READ MORE