Search for dissertations about: "archaeology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 482 swedish dissertations containing the word archaeology.

  1. 1. Lithics in the Scandinavian Late Bronze Age. Sociotechnical change and Persistence

    University dissertation from Archaeopress

    Author : Anders Högberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Arkeologi; Lithic technology; Late Bronze Age; Sociotechnical change; Persistence; Large Blade Knives; Sociotechnical change and Persistence; Lithic analysis; South Scandinavia;

    Abstract : During south Scandinavian Late Bronze Age, c. 900-500 BC, a new tool was invented. It consisted of a wooden shaft and a knife blade made out of flint. One singel of this tool still exists today. READ MORE

  2. 2. Coastal Communities on the Move House and Polity Interaction in Southern Ostrobothnia 1500 BC-AD 1

    University dissertation from Umeå : Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier, Umeå universitet

    Author : Peter Holmblad; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Community archaeology; Settlement archaeology; Landscape archaeology; Environmental archaeology; House society; Local polity; Bronze Age; Pre-Roman Iron Age; Subsistence practices; Habitation practices; Political economy; Ostrobothnia; Finland; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects Archaeology; North European; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen Arkeologi; nordeuropeisk; Archaeology; arkeologi;

    Abstract : This work attempts to seek new insights in understanding the archeological phenomena traditionally labelled as the western Bronze Age and the coastal Pre-Roman cultures of Finland (1500 BC-AD 1), by studying the phenomena from a socioeconomic interaction and practice oriented community perspective. The basic line of thought is that it was the everyday life of the local agents and their interactions that constituted the local communities. READ MORE

  3. 3. Embodied Rituals and Ritualized Bodies : : Tracing Ritual Practices in Late Mesolithic Burials

    University dissertation from Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Liv Nilsson Stutz; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; anthropologie de terrain; mortuary practices; ritual; Mesolithic; practice theory; Archaeology; Arkeologi; Archaeology; Arkeologi; archaeothantology; mortuary archaeology; ritual theory; body theory; mesolithic;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the ritual dimensions of the mortuary practices in the late Mesolithic cemeteries at Skateholm in Southern Sweden and Vedbæk-Bøgebakken in Eastern Denmark. With a combination of methods and theories that all focus on the ritual practices as action, a new approach to burials in archaeology is proposed. READ MORE

  4. 4. Digital Maritime Sights Digital visual documentation and communication in Scandinavian contract maritime archaeology

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Delia Ní Chíobháin Enqvist; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2018]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; maritime archaeology; digital archaeology; visualisation; contract archaeology; contract maritime archaeology; underwater dcoumentation; outreach; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis investigates the use of digital visualisations for knowledge production and communication of maritime heritage located underwater. The archaeological practice that takes place in response to development, contract archaeology, is the field that is being investigated. READ MORE

  5. 5. And Through Flows the River Archaeology and the Pasts of Lao Pako

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Afrikansk och jämförande arkeologi

    Author : Anna Källén; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Lao Pako; Laos; Mainland Southeast Asia; archaeology; excavation; ceramics; iron production; ritual; gender; the past; time; postcolonial; critical theory; Arkeologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : This is a story about Lao Pako. Lao Pako is located on a small hill on the southern bank of the river Nam Ngum in central Laos. READ MORE