Search for dissertations about: "little tradition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words little tradition.

  1. 1. The Kakure Kirishitan of Ikitsuki Island : The End of a Tradition

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala universitet

    Author : Kristian Pella; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Acculturation; Christianity; folk religion; gozensama; Ikitsuki; Japan; Kakure; Kakure Kirishitan; Kirishitan; Kirishitanism; Maria-Kannon; Senpuku; syncretism; tradition; tsumoto; underground Christian; Virgin Mary; Xavier.; Religionshistoria; History of Religions;

    Abstract : The organization of the Kakure Kirishitan of Ikitsuki Island remained relatively intact until the end of the 1990s. Today it seems that this tradition is approaching its end. The Kakure Kirishitan have become a rapidly vanishing minority since much of the organized activities on the island have ceased to take place during the last decade. READ MORE

  2. 2. Tradition och horisont vårdkulturens betydelse för vårdens praxis

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Patrik Rytterström; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES;

    Abstract : The main aim of this thesis was to illuminate and understand aspects of care culture as a meaning–making process that influences the care praxis. In health care there is increasing recognition of the impacts on organizational culture of health-related matters. READ MORE

  3. 3. Jesus and Purity Halakhah : Was Jesus Indifferent to Impurity?

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Thomas Kazen; Uppsala universitet.; Teologiska högskolan Stockholm.; [2002]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi; New Testament Exegesis; nya testamentets exegetik; Religion; Bible; New Testament; Jesus; Judaism; Second Temple; purity; impurity; purification; ritual; halakhah; historical reconstruction; quest; authenticity; criteria; gospels; narrative traditions; redaction; law; Torah; conflict stories; Pharisees; expansionist current; miqveh; immersion; stone vessels; food; leper; leprosy; discharge; corpse; rabbinic texts; Tannaim; Dead Sea Scrolls; moral trajectory; John the Baptizer; diversity; am ha-arets; great tradition; little tradition; Galilee; demonology; exorcism; eschatology; kingdom.; Religionsvetenskap Teologi; Bibelvetenskap; Nt; Biblical Studies; New testament;

    Abstract : At the end of the Second Temple period, ritual purity came to play an increasing role in Jewish society. Purity laws were interpreted and expanded, and sources of impurity were generally avoided by many. READ MORE

  4. 4. Inside the Guru's Gate : : Ritual Uses of Texts among the Sikhs in Varanasi

    University dissertation from Centre for Theology and Religious Studies, Lund University

    Author : Kristina Myrvold; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Religionsvetenskap; Study of Religions; anthropomorfism; personification; liturgies; ritual practices; religious worship; sacred places; gurdwara; migration; counter-narrative; emic historiography; speech act theory; ritual studies; oral tradition; performance studies; guru; holy scriptures; Adi Granth; Guru Granth; Benares; Varanasi; Punjab; Sikhism; Sikhs; Religious Studies and Theology; Religion och teologi; social agency; Övriga religioner; rites of passage; festivals; rites of affliction; Other Religions; religious education;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Sammanfattning: För religiösa sikher är Guru Granth Sahib en helig skrift som manifester ontologiskt gudomliga och förkroppsligar de historiska guruernas lära och uppenbarelseerfarenheter. Samtidigt har sikherna tagit uppfattningen om en helig skrift längre än någon annan religiös tradition genom att behandla Guru Granth Sahib som en levande guru med både andlig auktoritet och agens att vägleda människor och upprätta förbindelser till det gudomliga. READ MORE

  5. 5. Perinatal mortality among immigrants from Africa´s Horn: The importance of experience, rationality, and tradition for risk assessment in pregnancy and childbirth

    University dissertation from Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Lund University

    Author : Birgitta Essén; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2001]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Obstetrics; gynaecology; perinatal audit; anthropology; epidemiology; female circumcision; acculturation; sub-optimal care; ethnic background; immigrants; Perinatal mortality; andrology; reproduction; reproduktion; andrologi; sexuality; gynekologi; Obstetrik; sexualitet;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Summary in swedish Perinatal dödlighet bland invandrare från Afrikas Horn. Vikten av erfarenhet, rationellt tänkande och traditioner vid riskbedömning av gravida invandrarkvinnor. READ MORE