Search for dissertations about: "Keywords: Religion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 swedish dissertations containing the words Keywords: Religion.

  1. 1. Religious Facilitation Through Intense Liturgical Participation : A Quasi-Experimental Study of Swedish Pilgrims to Taizé

    University dissertation from Centrum för teologi och religionsvetenskap, Lunds universitet

    Author : Jonas Eek; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Familiarity; Francis Scale of Attitude towards Christianity; Religious Facilitation; Taizé; Ritual; Intrinsic; Attitude Change; Keywords: Liturgy; Pilgrimage; General; systematic and practical Christian theology; Kristen teologi allmän; systematisk och praktisk ; Theology; Teologi;

    Abstract : A considerably small amount of empirical research was found on the process of religious facilitation through liturgical participation and worship (cf., Heimbrock & Boudewijnse, 1990; Wikström, 1994a, 1994b). Using a quasi-experimental design, the present investigation therefore addressed this issue. READ MORE

  2. 2. Repatriation, Integration or Resettlement : The Dilemmas of Migration among Eritrean Refugees in Eastern Sudan

    University dissertation from New Jersey : Redsea Press

    Author : Sadia Hassanen; Charles Westin; Gunilla Andre; Gaim Kibreab; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Keywords: Religion; ethnicity; protracted refugee situation; human rights violations; local integration; Sudan; Eritrea; resettlement to third country; gender; NATURAL SCIENCES Earth sciences; NATURVETENSKAP Geovetenskap; Human Geography; kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : The refugee problem continues to be a major international concern. This study is based on the situation of Eritrean refugees in Kassala town, Sudan, but provides some general insights in the on-going debate about the notions of home, transnationalism, citizenship, integration and return migration. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reflective Assent in Basic Care : A Study in Nursing Ethics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala University Library

    Author : Kersti Malmsten; Göran Lantz; Steven Edwards; [1999]
    Keywords : HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Ethics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Etik;

    Abstract : This study discusses nursing ethics in relation to basic care. The practice of basic care and related knowledge are often understood as tacit knowledge, a kind of familiarity-knowledge that often has been neglected by philosophical scrutinity. READ MORE

  4. 4. In Between Cultures Franco-American Encounters in the Work of Edith Wharton

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Maria Strääf; Lars-Håkan Svensson; Kerstin W. Shands; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; American literature; capital; economic; cultural; social and symbolic; cultural encounter; Edith Wharton; hybridity; in-betweenness; mimicry; narratology; nineteenth-century literature; twentieth-century literature; otherness; women’s literature; Amerikansk litteratur; Edith Wharton; hybriditet; in-betweenness mellanskap ; kapital: ekonomiskt; kulturellt; socialt and symboliskt; kulturmöte; kvinnolitteratur; 1800-tals litteratur; 1900-tals litteratur; mimicry; narratologi; otherness ”den andre” ; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Literature; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Litteraturvetenskap;

    Abstract : This thesis is a study of how the American author Edith Wharton (1862-1937) in a number of novels and short stories written between 1876 and 1937 depicts cultural encounters between Americans and Europeans, mostly Frenchmen. Chiefly concerned with Fast and Loose, “The Last Asset”, Madame de Treymes, “Les Metteurs en Scène”, The Custom of the Country and The Age of Innocence, each of which articulates ideas relevant to the theme investigated, the thesis also contains a supplementary discussion of The Reef, The Glimpses of the Moon, The Mother’s Recompense and The Buccaneers. READ MORE

  5. 5. Contacts and trade at Late Bronze Age Hazor aspects of intercultural relationships and identity in the Eastern Mediterranean

    University dissertation from Umeå : Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier, Umeå universitet

    Author : Kristina Josephson Hesse; Thomas Larsson; Bozena Werbart; Amnon Ben-Tor; Magnus Ottosson; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Near Eastern Archaeology; Mediterranean Archaeology; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects Archaeology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen Arkeologi;

    Abstract : Hazor’s role in an international Late Bronze Age context has long been indicated but never thoroughly investigated. This role, I believe, was more crucial than previously stressed. READ MORE