Search for dissertations about: "Letters"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 102 swedish dissertations containing the word Letters.

  1. 1. Letters & Bytes : Sociotechnical Studies of Distance Education

    Author : Francis Lee; Ulf Mellström; Boel Berner; Adrian Mackenzie; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANIORA; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANITIES; sociology of technology; distance education; education; history of education; correspondence education; Learning Objects; standardization; actor-network theory; associations; translation; dispositif; tekniksociologi; distansutbildning; utbildning; korrespondensundervisning; lärobjekt; standardisering; aktörsnätverks teori; översättning; associering; dispositif; Technology and social change; Teknik och social förändring; Sociology; Sociologi; History of technology; Teknikhistoria; Education; Pedagogik; Informatics and systems science; Informatik och systemvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation studies the social aspects of technology in distance education trough the lens of history – in the form of correspondence education – and a possible future – in the form of a project of technical standardization, Learning Objects. The studied cases form a reflexive tool that allows the present of distance education to be seen in perspective. READ MORE

  2. 2. Alciphron, Letters of the Courtesans : Edited with Introduction, Translation and Commentary

    Author : Patrik Granholm; Ingela Nilsson; Diether Roderich Reinsch; Heinz-Günther Nesselrath; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; Alciphron; letters of the courtesans; Greek letters; fictitious letters; critical edition; parallel translation; commentary; textual notes; textual criticism; manuscript studies; manuscript tradition; Classical Greek language; Klassisk grekiska; Greek; Grekiska;

    Abstract : This dissertation aims at providing a new critical edition of the fictitious Letters of the Courtesans attributed to Alciphron (late 2nd or early 3rd century AD).The first part of the introduction begins with a brief survey of the problematic dating and identification of Alciphron, followed by a general overview of the epistolary genre and the letters of Alciphron. READ MORE

  3. 3. Letters of a Learned Lady : Sophia Elisabeth Brenner's Correspondence, with an Edition of her Letters to and from Otto Sperling the Younger

    Author : Elisabet Göransson; Latin; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; eulogies; occasional poetry; letters; professional author; gynaecea; 18th century; correspondence; Otto Sperling the Younger; Sophia Elisabeth Brenner; learned woman; epistolography; Humanities; Humaniora; Latin language; Latinska språket;

    Abstract : Sophia Elisabeth Brenner (1659-1730) was Sweden's first great female poet, writing and publishing her poems over a period of fifty years. She was also, however, a prolific letter writer. The dissertation is based on an inventory of all the preserved letters to and from her written in Latin, Swedish, French and Italian. READ MORE

  4. 4. Video letters, mediation and (proper) distance : A qualitative study of international development communication in practice

    Author : Florencia Enghel; Miyase Christensen; Karin Wilkins; Robin Mansell; Karlstads universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; development communication; mediation; proper distance; international; video letters; Media and Communication Studies; Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study scrutinizes the trajectory of an international development communication intervention aimed at mediating, rendering public and mobilizing processes of reconnection among estranged citizens across the former Yugoslavia. The intervention, which took place between 2000 and 2005 in the wider context of post-conflict international development assistance and peacebuilding operations in the region, was known as the Videoletters project. READ MORE

  5. 5. Erotic Language and Representations of Desire in the Philostratean Erotic Letters

    Author : Antonios Pontoropoulos; Ingela Nilsson; Dimitrios Iordanoglou; Helen Morales; Owen Hodkinson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ancient letters; Philostratus; Greek Imperial literature; Second Sophistic; ancient Greek novel; erotic desire; paideia.; Grekiska; Greek;

    Abstract : This doctoral dissertation focuses on a corpus of seventy-three prose letters from the Imperial period, titled Erotic Letters and attributed to Philostratus. In this letter collection, different anonymous letter writers address male and female recipients who are mostly anonymous. READ MORE