Search for dissertations about: "archeology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 swedish dissertations containing the word archeology.

  1. 1. From Curiosa to World Culture. The History of the Latin American Collections at the Museum of World Culture in Sweden

    Author : Adriana Muñoz; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archeology; Ethnography; Collections; Museums; Practices; National-States; World Culture; Latin America; Gothenburg; Sweden;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses the history of the Latin American collections stored today at the Museum of World Culture in Sweden, emphasizing the relationship between the political ideological context of society and the signifi cance that the objects have been given over time. When the fi rst collections started to come to Sweden they meant a cosmopolitan touch to the upcoming bourgeoisie of the city of Gothenburg. READ MORE

  2. 2. An essay on the theory of history in Swedish archeology

    University dissertation from Institute of Archaeology, Lund University

    Author : Björn Magnusson Staaf; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1994]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; concept of evolution archeology marxism liberalism conservatism;

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  3. 3. Polygonal columns in Greek architecture

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Therese Emanuelsson-Paulson; Arja Karivieri; Lena Sjögren; Henrik Gerding; [2020]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Column; Shaft; Capital; Base; Doric; Polygonal; Facet; Octagonal; Flute; Greek architecture; Classical archeology; Classical architecture; Geometric; Archaic; Classical; Hellenistic; Greece; Albania; Turkey; Cyprus; arkeologi med inriktning mot antikens kultur och samhällsliv; Archaeology and Classical Studies;

    Abstract : This thesis studies the use of polygonal columns in Greek architecture from the Geometric to the Hellenistic period. The main purpose of the research is to study the development, distribution, design, function and use of polygonal columns in order to create a new understanding on how they fit in the development of Greek architecture. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tension and tradition : a study of late Iron Age spearheads around the Baltic Sea

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholms universitet

    Author : Kristina Creutz; Stockholms universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects Archaeology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen Arkeologi; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : This thesis discusses spearheads and individuals in Estonia, Latvia, eastern Sweden, Finland and western Russia during the 11th century. The source material consists of 335 spearheads of type M according to the typology of Petersen from 1919. READ MORE

  5. 5. Prehistoric diet transitions : an archaeological perspective

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of archeology, Stockholm University

    Author : Kerstin Lidén; Stockholms universitet.; [1995]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Abstract : This is a study of prehistoric diet transitions within the Baltic area during the Stone Age. More specific the changes in diet expected to be found when hunter-gatherer subsistence is changed into a farming subsistence. This transition should be able to detect in the bone material as changes in trace element amounts and changes in stable isotopes. READ MORE