Search for dissertations about: "Saami"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the word Saami.

  1. 1. Differential object marking in South Saami

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : David Kroik; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; South Saami; Saami; Object Position; Saami Grammar; South Saami Grammar; Differential Object Marking; Generative Grammar; Syntax; Semantics; Morphology; Grammar; sydsamiska; samiska; sydsamisk grammatik; samisk grammatik; objektsposition; differentiell objektsmarkering; generativ grammatik; syntax; semantik; morfologi; grammatik; språkvetenskap; language studies;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis investigates the case and the syntactic position of the direct object in South Saami. The focus is on plural direct objects, which have Differential Object Marking, a phenomenon in which the case alternates between different types of direct objects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Negotiating Wilderness in a Cultural Landscape : Predators and Saami Reindeer Herding in the Laponian World Heritage Area

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Åsa Nilsson Dahlstrom; Hugh Beach; Robert Paine; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Cultural anthropology; Laponia; wilderness; cultural landscape; world heritage area; Saami; reindeer herding; predators; Sweden; Kulturantropologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology Cultural anthropology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi Kulturantropologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology;

    Abstract : The UNESCO appointment of the Laponian World Heritage Area in 1996 meant that Sweden accepted the assignment of protecting both the cultural and natural values of this area for all mankind and all generations to come. Located in northern Sweden, Laponia had previously been protected for its natural values only, but the 1996 appointment determined that the local Saami reindeer herding culture should also be preserved. READ MORE

  3. 3. Causativization in North Saami

    University dissertation from Montreal : Department of Linguistics, McGill University

    Author : Mikael Vinka; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Linguistics; lingvistik;

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  4. 4. In Search of a Fulfilling Identity in a Modern World: Narratives of Indigenous Identities in Sweden and Canada

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Ebba Olofsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Cultural anthropology; ethnic identity; personal identity; narratives; Saami; Native; Inuit; Indian; Sweden; Canada; Sápmi; Montreal; Quebec; life cycle; ethnic awakening; Native spritualtity; reindeer herding; political events; Kulturantropologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology Cultural anthropology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi Kulturantropologi;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with the identity of individuals with parents from two different ethnic groups. The focus is on individuals in Sweden with one Saami parent and one Swedish (or other European) parent, and individuals in Canada with one Native (Indian or Inuit) parent and one Euro-Canadian parent. READ MORE

  5. 5. "Social work" and missionary work as part of the power game

    University dissertation from School of Social Work, Lund University

    Author : Hans-Jörgen Wallin Weihe; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social changes; Sociology; Social work; Saami; Missology; Inuit; History; Greenland; Ethics; Anthropology; theory of social work; Sociala förändringar; teorier om socialt arbete;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses "social work" as part of missionary work during Hans Egede´s mission in Greenland (1721-1736) and the starting period of the Norwegian Saami mission (1888-1900). The discussion is focused by connecting it to Habermas´s discussion of "The structural transformation of the public" (1989). READ MORE