Search for dissertations about: "Palestine"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 swedish dissertations containing the word Palestine.

  1. 1. Moats in ancient Palestine

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Dag Oredsson; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religion; Bible; Hebrew Bible; Old Testament; archaeology; Ancient Near East; Palestine; Egypt; Assyria; Syria; Babylonia; Israel; Jordan; Moab; Edom; Ammon; Aramaeans; fortifications; defence; rampart; glacis; city wall; Early Bronze Age; Middle Bronze Age; Late Bronze Age; Iron Age; Jericho; Hazor; Jezreel; fosse; ditch; moat; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis;

    Abstract : This is the first in-depth study of moats as a part of fortifications in Palestine from prehistoric times until the end of the Iron Age. The author proposes a relation between the shape of a moat and its function. READ MORE

  2. 2. When processes collide leadership, legitimacy and liberation in Palestine

    University dissertation from Umeå : Statsvetenskapliga institutionen, Umeå universitet

    Author : Philippa Barnes; Patrik Johansson; Malin Eklund Wimelius; Anna Karin Jarstad; Lisa Strömbom; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Leadership; legitimacy; legitimisation; relational; Palestine; liberation; national movement; peace process; state building; statskunskap; political science;

    Abstract : Palestinian national movement leadership has long been intertwined with thecontext of the national movement processes – liberation, peace and statebuilding. Over time, as these processes have not come to fruition, the numerousleadership groups have had to negotiate their relationships with these processesas both the groups and processes increasingly overlap, creating significantobservable points of tension within Palestinian politics. READ MORE

  3. 3. Children with spina bifida and their mothers in Palestine. Lived experiences, self perceived health and sense of coherence

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Maha Sudki Hmeidan Nahal; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Childhood; Disability; Experience; Family; Mother; Palestine; Perceived health; Phenomenological-hermeneutical; Spina bifida; Stigma; Sense of coherence;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT The overall aim in this thesis was to describe the lived experiences of children with spina bifida (SB) and their mothers while living under specific social and cultural conditions in West Bank, Palestine. A further aim was to gain knowledge about the impact of SB on self-perceived health and sense of coherence (SOC) among a group of children and adolescents with SB in comparison to their healthy peers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gates and Gods. Cults in the City Gates of Iron Age Palestine. An Investigation of the Archaeological and Biblical Sources

    University dissertation from Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Tina Haettner Blomquist; [2000]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; 2 Kgs 23:8; 15-16; 1 Kgs 22:10-12; 22-25; 18-19; 1 Sam 9:12-14; Num 5:11-31; Exod 22:6-11; Yotvata; Horvat Uza; Timna Site 30; Horvat Teman; Horvat Radum; Tell en-Nasbeh; Mezad Hazeva; Megiddo; Lachish; Tell el-Farah North; Dan; Chinnereth; Bethsaida; Beersheba; Palestine; Iron Age; cult; religion; archaeology; Old Testament; Bible; Hebrew Bible; Ezek 8:3; 5; Ezek 16:24; 31.; Bibelvetenskap;

    Abstract : The present study deals with the question of cult locales in city gate contexts in Iron Age Palestine. Both archaeological and biblical sources are analysed in order to determine the presence of gate cult locales and indicate some directions of interpretation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Coercion and its Effects Evidence from the Israel-Palestine Conflict

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Peace and Conflict Research

    Author : Sophia Hatz; Håvard Hegre; Kristine Eck; Allan Dafoe; Yuri Zhukov; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Civil conflict; state repression; counterinsurgency; coercion; Israel-Palestine conflict; Peace and Conflict Research; Freds- och konfliktforskning;

    Abstract : Counterinsurgency, state repression and other forms of coercion have multiple adverse effects. Although a state’s use of threats and force should deter an opposition group, these measures often stimulate resistance. READ MORE