Search for dissertations about: "Propaganda"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 swedish dissertations containing the word Propaganda.

  1. 1. Ardent propaganda miner's novels and class conflict, 1929-1939

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : David Bell; Umeå universitet.; [1995]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; working-class; miners; roman à thèse; ideology; genre; context; communication;

    Abstract : This study of the contribution of working-class fiction to the debate on class conflict in Britain is based on four novels written by two ex-miners between 1929 and 1939: The Gate of a Strange Field (1929) and Last Cage Down (1935), by Harold Heslop, and Cwmardy (1937) and We Live (1939), by Lewis Jones. These novels represent, in work­ing-class fiction, a unique combination of an archetypal working-class occupation, min­ing, with central features of the 1930s cultural discourse, the role of political ideology in literature. READ MORE

  2. 2. Laughable Propaganda : Modern Xiangsheng as Didactic Entertainment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Oriental Languages, Stockholm University

    Author : Marja Kaikkonen; Stockholms universitet.; [1990]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; sinologi; Sinology;

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  3. 3. The Propaganda of Progress : The Case of Swedish Housing Exhibitions

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Alain Imboden; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Sociology; progress; modernity; representation; propaganda; discourse; social change; housing; Sociologi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : The purpose of this research is to analyse what progress is made of in terms of meanings in order to confirm and explain its presence as representational principle of change. The material used for the research consists of texts produced in relation to four housing exhibitions, which together cover a 70-years period. READ MORE

  4. 4. A War of Words: defining Terrorism in Arab and Israeli Press 1972-1996 (2001) : a Study in Propaganda, Semantics and Pragmatics

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Torkel Lindquist; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2003]
    Keywords : Arabic; Hebrew; Media; Torah; Koran; Semantics; Terrorism; Propaganda; Pragmatics;

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  5. 5. Att hålla folket på gott humör Informationsspridning, krigspropaganda och mobilisering i Sverige 1655-1680

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Anna Maria Forssberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; information; propaganda; war propaganda; mobilisation; legitimation of power; power resources; negotiations; state formation; church history; Karl X Gustav; Karl XI; early modern history; 17th century; Sweden.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen;

    Abstract : Starting around 1500 a period of state formation changed the European map. The scattered medieval principalities were replaced with more centralised and better organised states with permanent armies. Sweden was quite successful in competing with these states and experienced a period of expansion. READ MORE