Search for dissertations about: "Kurdish conflict"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the words Kurdish conflict.

  1. 1. A study of European, Persian and Arabic loans in standard Sorani

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Jafar Hasanpoor; Uppsala universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Languages and linguistics; borrowing; purification; language contact; standard Sorani Kurdish; Mukri dialect; norm conflict; Silemani dialect; modernisation; standardisation; nationalism; Språkvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap; Iranian Languages; Iranska språk;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines processes of lexical borrowing in the Sorani standard of the Kurdish language, spoken in Iraq, Iran, and the Kurdish diaspora. Borrowing, a form of language contact, occurs on all levels of language structure. READ MORE

  2. 2. Liberal Intellectuals and Human Rights in the Turkish Public Sphere : Contestation and Pragmatism from the 1990s to the AKP-era

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Andrea Karlsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2017-05-29]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Turkey; intellectuals; human rights; rights claiming; rights claims; liberal; AKP; secularism; Armenian Genocide; Kurdish conflict; cultural trauma; nationalism; Claude Lefort; democracy; discursive community; nationalism;

    Abstract : This dissertation examines the public interventions, rhetoric, and actions of liberal intellectuals in Turkey between the early 1990sand 2012 regarding the rights of Kurdish and Islamic actors and restrictions on discussing the Armenian Genocide of 1915. Theanalysis of diverse texts published by the interconnected intellectuals – newspaper columns, academic articles, policy papers,reports, and manifestos – and the institutions they used shows how an effective counter-public could take shape in relation to thestate and to dominant publics. READ MORE

  3. 3. Epidemiology, risk and protective factors of self-immolation : a study from Iran

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Public Health Sciences

    Author : Alireza Ahmadi; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Suicide;

    Abstract : Background: Suicide by self-burning (self-immolation) is one of the suicide methods that is far more common in low-middle income countries than in high-income ones. Iran is one of the countries that has a high rate of self-immolation. Women are the main victims as the reports show. READ MORE

  4. 4. Cultural explanatory model of depression among Iranian women in three ethnic groups (Fars, Kurds and Turks)

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Clinical Neuroscience

    Author : Masoumeh Dejman; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Women; depression; explanatory model; ethnic group; qualitative method;

    Abstract : Background: As one of the most prevalent diseases globally and as an important cause of disability, depressive disorders are responsible for as many as one in every five visits to primary care. However, the true figures are unknown, as many do not seek help or know how to access help. READ MORE