Search for dissertations about: "History"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3517 swedish dissertations containing the word History.

  1. 1. Uses of History in History Education

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Robert Thorp; Monika Vinterek; Henrik Åström Elmersjö; Stuart Foster; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Uses of history; historical culture; historical consciousness; history education; historical media; textbooks; popular history magazines; history teachers; Historiebruk; historiekultur; historiemedvetande; historieundervisning; historiska medier; läroböcker; populärhistoriska tidskrifter; historielärare; historia med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning; history of education; historia; History; historiedidaktik; didactics of history;

    Abstract : This compilation thesis contains an introductory chapter and four original articles. The studies comprising this thesis all concern aspects of how historical culture is constituted in historical media and history teachers’ narratives and teaching. READ MORE

  2. 2. In the Shadows of Poland and Russia The Grand Duchy of Lithuania and Sweden in the European Crisis of the mid-17th century

    University dissertation from Södertörns högskola

    Author : Andrej Kotljarchuk; David Gaunt; Robert I Frost; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Swedish-Lithuanian Relations; Grand Duchy of Lithuania; Second Northern War; Swedish-Ukrainian Diplomacy; Swedish-Russian Diplomacy; Protestantism in Lithuania and Belarus; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia;

    Abstract : This book examines and analyses the Union between the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and Sweden signed in 1655 at Kėdainiai and the political crisis that followed. The union was a result of strong separatist dreams among the Lithuanian-Ruthenian Protestant elite led by the Radziwiłł family, and if implemented it would radically change the balance of power in the Baltic Sea region. READ MORE

  3. 3. Historyscapes in Alor : Approaching indigenous history in Eastern Indonesia

    University dissertation from Linnaeus University

    Author : Emilie Wellfelt; Gunlög Fur; Hans Hägerdal; Antoinette Schapper; Timo Kaartinen; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Alor; Indonesia; historyscapes; uses of history; history-making; ethno-history; indigenous history; oral traditions; oral history; Historia; History;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with history and history-making practices in Alor, a small island in southeastern Indonesia. As in all of Indonesia, the people of Alor have experienced European colonialism, and after independence, a period of centralised, authoritarian rule under the New Order (1965-1998). READ MORE

  4. 4. Dress Matters Clothes and Social Order in Tallinn, 1600-1700

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Astrid Pajur; Margaret R. Hunt; Jonas Lindström; Janine Maegraith; [2020]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; dress history; material culture; seventeenth century; social order; Sweden; Tallinn; social hierarchy; early modern guilds; consumer revolution; fashion; clothing; Historia; History;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores the relationship of clothes and social order in early modern Europe. The period has often been characterised as inert and immobile, with especially middling and poorer people living in a sartorially drab world, but a number of historians have demonstrated that it was also a period of profound material change, with consumer demand, democratisation of fashion and global trade engendering cosmopolitan sensibilities earlier than thought. READ MORE

  5. 5. Uses of history in history education

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Robert Thorp; Monika Vinterek; Henrik Åström Elmersjö; Stuart Foster; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; uses of history; historical consciousness; historical culture; history education; history didactics; historical media; historiebruk; historiemedvetande; historiekultur; historieundervisning; historiedidaktik; historiska medier; Education and Learning; Utbildning och lärande;

    Abstract : This compilation thesis contains an introductory chapter and four original articles. The studies comprising this thesis all concern aspects of how historical culture is constituted in historical media and history teachers’ narratives and teaching. READ MORE