Search for dissertations about: "collecting"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 259 swedish dissertations containing the word collecting.

  1. 1. "En Minerva för vår Nord" : Lovisa Ulrika som samlare, uppdragsgivare och byggherre : [queen Lovisa Ulrika, her collections and commissions of art and architecture]

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Merit Laine; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Art history; Drottningholm; Fredrikshov; Svartsjö; Lovisa Ulrika; Adolf Fredrik; Carl GustafTessin; Patronage; Collecting; Architectural History; Garden History; Chinoiserie; Portraiture; Age of Liberty; Konstvetenskap; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Aesthetic subjects Art; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Estetiska ämnen Konstvetenskap; historia; History;

    Abstract : Lovisa Ulrika's activities within the fields of art and architecture comprised extensive collectingand interior decoration, buildings and gardens at the Royal Palaces of Drottningholm, Svartsjö andFredrikshov. These are described in some detail in this study, but the main purpose is to establishher intentions and how she perceived her role as a builder, collector and patron of the arts. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Soapstone Birds of Great Zimbabwe Archaeological Heritage, Religion and Politics in Postcolonial Zimbabwe and the Return of Cultural Property

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Edward Matenga; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; soapstone Birds; Great Zimbabwe; archaeological heritage; cultural property; return of cultural property; cultural symbols; cultural rights; postcolonial theory; western hegemonic discourse; authorized heritage discourse AHD ; nationalism; fait accompli; natural justice; collecting; materiality theory; Archaeology; Arkeologi;

    Abstract : At least eight soapstone carvings of birds furnished a shrine, Great Zimbabwe, in the 19th century. This large stonewalled settlement, once a political and urban centre, had been much reduced for four centuries, although the shrine continued to operate as local traditions dictated. READ MORE

  3. 3. Material Worlds : Queen Hedwig Eleonora as Collector and Patron of the arts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : The Center for the History of Science at the Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences

    Author : Lisa Skogh; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; patronage; collecting; political culture; 17th century; portraiture; pretiosa; libraries; knowledge; wonders; Kunstkammer; Gottorf; Dresden; Germany; Sweden; Hedwig Eleonora; absolutism; royal collections; networks; Klöcker Ehrenstrahl; Ulriksdal; Drottningholm; Gripsholm; konstvetenskap; Art History;

    Abstract : The thesis portrays the role of Hedwig Eleonora (1636-1715) dowager queen of Sweden, born princess of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf, as a patron and collector. Her role is analysed as to have played a great part in the Swedish cultural political visual production before and during the age of absolutism in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth-century. READ MORE

  4. 4. Human Interactions on Online Social Media Collecting and Analyzing Social Interaction Networks

    University dissertation from Karlskrona : Blekinge Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Fredrik Erlandsson; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2018]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Social Media; Social Networks; Crawling; Complex Networks; Information Cascade; Seed Selection; Privacy;

    Abstract : Online social media, such as Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, provides users with services that enable them to interact both globally and instantly. The nature of social media interactions follows a constantly growing pattern that requires selection mechanisms to find and analyze interesting data. READ MORE

  5. 5. Garbage collecting reactive real-time systems

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Martin Kero; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Dependable Communication and Computation Systems; Kommunikations- och beräkningssystem;

    Abstract : As real-time systems become more complex, the need for more sophisticated runtime kernel features arises. One such feature that substantially lessens the burden of the programmer is automatic memory management, or garbage collection. However, incorporating garbage collection in a real-time kernel is not an easy task. READ MORE