Search for dissertations about: "cultural exchange"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 36 swedish dissertations containing the words cultural exchange.

  1. 1. National Relations : Public diplomacy, national identity and the Swedish Institute 1945-1970

    University dissertation from Lund : Nordic Academic Press

    Author : Nikolas Glover; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Swedish Institute; public diplomacy; cultural diplomacy; Sweden; history; twentieth century; national identity; nationalism; image of Sweden; Swedishness; communication history; propaganda; cultural exchange; foreign policy; cultural policy; Cold War; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia; historia; History;

    Abstract : This thesis considers the first twenty-five years of the semi-governmental Swedish Institute for Cultural Exchange with Foreign Countries. Specifically, this is done through an analysis of the Institute’s funding, its policy discussions and its produced materials. READ MORE

  2. 2. A translation of worlds Aspects of cultural translation and Australian migration literature

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet, Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Anette Svensson; Umeå universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other Germanic languages English language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga germanska språk Engelska språket; engelska; English; Literature; litteraturvetenskap; cultural translation; Australian migration literature; hybridity; acculturation; liminality; immigrant child; translation; migration; interpretation; storytelling; food; diaspora; gaze; cultural encounters;

    Abstract : This study explores the exchange of cultural information that takes place in the meeting between immigrant and non-immigrant characters in a selection of Australian novels focusing on the theme of migration: Heartland (1989) by Angelika Fremd, A Change of Skies (1991) by Yasmine Gooneratne, Stella’s Place (1998) by Jim Sakkas, Hiam (1998) by Eva Sallis and Love and Vertigo (2000) by Hsu-Ming Teo. The concept cultural translation functions as a theoretical tool in the analyses. READ MORE

  3. 3. Swingin' Swedes: The Transnational Exchange of Swedish Jazz in the US

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet, Institutionen för språkstudier

    Author : Mischa Van Kan; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; jazz; Sweden; Swedish jazz; music history; record industry; critics; transnationalism; cultural insiders; record covers; liner notes; borealism; racial imagination; hipness; nationality; ethnicity; race; gender;

    Abstract : The thesis analyzes the dissemination and reception of Swedish jazz in the United States in the period of 1947 to 1963.... READ MORE

  4. 4. Apprentice Cosmopolitans Social identity, community, and learning among ERASMUS exchange students

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Socialantropologiska institutionen, Stockholms universitet

    Author : Ioannis Tsoukalas; Christina Garsten; Ivana Macek; Gustav Peebles; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; multisite ethnography; cosmopolitanism; exchange students; mobility; transnational networks; cultural diversity; learning apprenticeship; liminality; transformative experience; life world; social identity; social representations; Social Anthropology; socialantropologi;

    Abstract : The present dissertation is an ethnographic study of the Erasmus Programme, the European Union’s student exchange programme. This programme has, for the last three decades, resulted in an unprecedented exchange of ideas and people within the European Union, and it has quite radically changed the conditions for, and the appearance of, student life in many European universities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Faingu City: A modern Mekeo Clan in Papua New Guinea

    University dissertation from Lund University Press

    Author : Steen Bergendorff; [1996]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Kulturantropologi; History; Structure; Exchange; Mekeo; Regional System; Kinship; Clan; Modernity; Melanesia; Papua New Guinea; etnologi;

    Abstract : The thesis is about the historical transformation of Mekeo society. lt is not about the Mekeo as cultural group but about Mekeo society as part of a larger Papuan world of social reproduction. READ MORE