Search for dissertations about: "americanization"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the word americanization.

  1. 1. Culture Unbound: Americanization and Everyday Life in Sweden

    University dissertation from Nordic Academic Press

    Author : Thomas O'Dell; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; ethnology; Cultural anthropology; Sweden; Americanization; Culture; Modernity; Everyday Life; Transnational Cultural Processes; Globalization; Flow; Center Periphery; American Cars; Raggare; Counter-culture; Hippies; Kulturantropologi; etnologi;

    Abstract : This book investigates the significance processes of Americanization have had in shaping and influencing the form and content of everyday life in Sweden. However, rather than simply viewing Americanization as an irresistible homogenizing force, it is argued that to the extent that Swedish everyday life has been Americanized, it has been Americanized in a very Swedish way. READ MORE

  2. 2. Do You Have a TV? Negotiating Swedish Public Service through 1950's Programming, "Americanization," and Domesticity

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Media Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Tove Thorslund; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; television history; cultural history; public service; 1950s; television programming; intermediality; simulcast; program format; transnational; Americanization; domesticity; television set as furniture; everyday life; Cinema Studies; filmvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation presents a cultural history of early Swedish television. The focus is on the investigation of 1950s programming, intermedial connections, processes of “Americanization,” and domestic, socio-cultural change in direct relation to the new medium. READ MORE

  3. 3. Culture Unbound: The Americanization of Everyday Life in Sweden

    University dissertation from Nordic Academic Press

    Author : Thomas O'Dell; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1997]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Abstract : This book investigates the significance processes of Americanization had had in shaping and influencing the form and content of everyday life in Sweden. However, rather than simply viewing Americanization as an irresistable homogenizing force, it is argued that to the extent that Swedish everyday life has been Americanized, it has been Americanized in a very Swedish way. READ MORE

  4. 4. Framing the Feature Film Multi-Reel Feature Film and American Film Culture in the 1910s

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Joel Frykholm; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; multi-reel feature film; cinema in the 1910s; early cinema; United States; film culture; Philadelphia; The Spoilers; transitional cinema; journalism; trade press; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Film; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Filmvetenskap; Cinema Studies; filmvetenskap;

    Abstract : This dissertation addresses the breakthrough of the multi-reel feature film in the United States, and the significance of this process within the wider context of the American film industry and culture in the 1910s. The purpose is to provide a new, and more comprehensive analytical framing of the topic, and to enhance our understanding of how a new central commodity, i. READ MORE