Search for dissertations about: "kings"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 30 swedish dissertations containing the word kings.

  1. 1. Kings at Karnak : a study of the treatment of the monuments of royal predecessors in the early New Kingdom

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Gun Björkman; Uppsala universitet.; [1971]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Historical cultures; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historiska kulturer;

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  2. 2. Rügen : a Forgotten Fief of the Danish Kings c. 1168–1325. Preter Rugiam et Terras ei Attinentes

    University dissertation from Kerstin Hundahl

    Author : Kerstin Hundahl; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Rügen; Denmark; Medieval; Principality; Wendic; Wends; War; Scandinavia; Baltic; Kings; Valdemar; Fief;

    Abstract : The principality of Rügen was a fief under the Danish kings for nearly 200 years. In that time its princes provided valuable assistance in the form of primarily military service. This thesis tells the story of the forgotten principality and how its princes helped shape many of the most important events in Danish medieval history. READ MORE

  3. 3. Johannes Magnus and the Composition of Truth : Historia de omnibus Gothorum Sueonumque regibus

    University dissertation from Lund University (Media-Tryck)

    Author : Astrid Nilsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Johannes Magnus; Latin historiography; history; historiography; truth; tyrants; kings; Gothicism; Renaissance;

    Abstract : Johannes Magnus (1488–1544) was the last Catholic archbishop of Uppsala to hold residence in Sweden. He was also a historian and wrote a work in Latin about Swedish history that was to gain an unparalleled importance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Staging the world. Rome and the other in the triumphal procession

    University dissertation from Ida Östenberg, Department of Archaeology and Ancient history, Sölvegatan 2, SE-223 62 Lund, Sweden

    Author : Ida Östenberg; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; world mastery; kings; barbarians; conquest; aerarium; wealth; triumphator; representations; captives; spoils; enargeia; spectators; display; role-playing; processional sequence; self-definition; the other; ritual; performance; Rome; triumphal procession; oikumene.; Ancient history; Antikens och forntidens historia;

    Abstract : The triumphal procession staged Roman conquest and supremacy, featuring the defeated ‘other’ as opposed to the victorious ‘self’ in a rather fixed role-playing. This thesis takes as its theoretical premise that these ritually recurrent and visually emphatic processions both conveyed and constructed Roman views of the self and the other, and that they can be studied as formative expressions of such conceptions. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Passing Power : An Examination of the Sources for the History of Aram-Damascus in the Second Half of the Ninth Century B.C

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Sigurdur Hafthorsson; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Biblical studies; 1 Kings; 2 Kings; Adad-idri; Adad-nirari III; Ahab; Aram; Aramaic; Aram-Damascus; Arslan-Tash; Ashtaroth; Assyriology; Bar-Hadad; Ben-Hadad; Bethsaida; Bible; biblical archaeology; bit-hilani; Black Obelisk; empire; Damascus; Hazael; Hazor; hegemony; Iron Age II; Melqart; Old Testament; Ramoth Gilead; Shalmaneser III; Tel Dan; Zakkur; Bibelvetenskap exegetik; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis;

    Abstract : Much has been written about the kingdom of Aram-Damascus, and if one considers the scarcity of the source material, one could almost say: too much! One of the results of this study is that our historical sources do not support such an extensive history of this kingdom as some scholars have written.The study is a thorough examination of both textual and archaeological sources for the history of the kingdom of Aram-Damascus. READ MORE