Search for dissertations about: "University history"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1621 swedish dissertations containing the words University history.

  1. 1. Making Sense of Suffering : Holocaust and Holodomor in Ukrainian Historical Culture

    University dissertation from Department of History, Lund university

    Author : Johan Dietsch; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Contemporary history since 1914 ; Historia; History; Europeanisation; history education; Holodomor; 1932?1933 famine; Holocaust; national identity; diaspora; uses of history; historical culture; historical consciousness; Ukraine; post-Soviet; Nutidshistoria från 1914 ; Political history; Politisk historia;

    Abstract : This study deals with the problem of how Ukraine has incorporated and made use of the Holocaust and the 1932?1933 famine (Holodomor) in its new national history and historical culture. The investigation departs from the increased interest in and attention devoted to the Holocaust in recent years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Coming Full Circle? Return Migration and the Social Mobility on the Bjäre Peninsula 1860-1930

    University dissertation from Sisyfos förlag

    Author : Magnus C Persson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sociala strukturer; Social structures; Ekonomisk och social historia; Båstad; Social and economic history; Bjäre; Contemporary history circa 1800 to 1914 ; Modern historia ca. 1800-1914 ; Social Mobility; Sweden; United States; History; Historia; Return Migration; Returnees; Political Activities; Local History; Lifestyles; Emigration; Immigration;

    Abstract : One million three hundred thousand people left Sweden for America between 1860 and 1930. In the same period, approximately two hundred thousand people returned to Sweden. "Coming Full Circle?" is an analysis of the fate and local impact of the local returnees on the Bjäre peninsula in southern Sweden. READ MORE

  3. 3. Heroes and Victims : The Holocaust in Israeli Historical Consciousness

    University dissertation from Department of History, Lund university

    Author : Mikael Tossavainen; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Jewish-Gentile relations; victimhood; heroism; Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day; press; use of history; historical culture; historical consciousness; Israel; Holocaust; History; Historia; Contemporary history since 1914 ; Nutidshistoria från 1914 ;

    Abstract : The interest in the Holocaust has been growing continuously over the last decades, and this study deals with how the Holocaust has been perceived, interpreted and used in an Israeli context. The central theoretical concept in this study is historical consciousness, and the aim is to analyze the place of the Holocaust in Israeli historical consciousness. READ MORE

  4. 4. Power and Political Culture: The Indonesian Democratic Party (PDI) and the Decline of the New Order (1986-98)

    University dissertation from Department of History, Lund university

    Author : Stefan Eklöf Amirell; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; Megawati Sukarnoputri; Pancasila; New Order; PDI-P; PDI; democracy; elections; political parties; political opposition; political development; Indonesia; political culture; Historia; Political history; Politisk historia;

    Abstract : Under Indonesia's authoritarian New Order regime of President Suharto, the role envisaged for the small nationalist-Christian coalition the Indonesian Democratic Party (PDI) was that of a pliant state corporatist party, the existence of which was meant to demonstrate the ostensibly democratic character of the regime. From the second half of the 1980s, however, the party began to develop in a critical and oppositional direction and came to stand out as the major proponent of reform within the formal political system. READ MORE

  5. 5. Servants of Fortune. The Swedish court between 1598 and 1721

    University dissertation from Department of History, Lund university

    Author : Fabian Persson; Linnéuniversitetet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1999]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia; Historia; History; Modern history up to circa 1800 ; aristocracy; informal power; patronage; prosopography; Court; royal household; Tidig modern historia till ca. 1800 ;

    Abstract : In what has been seen as an age of increasing bureaucratisation, did it matter who was close to the monarch? Since the monarch embodied supreme wordly power, the way in which daily life at court was organised was of great importance. One function of the early modern court was, in the words of Geoffrey Elton, to act as a point of contact between monarch and élite. READ MORE