Search for dissertations about: "non-violence"

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

  1. 1. Intimacies : Ethics and Aesthetics in Virginia Woolf's Writing

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Engelska institutionen, Uppsala universitet

    Author : Elsa Högberg; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Virginia Woolf; intimacy; interiority; non-violence; ethics; aesthetics; Judith Butler; Luce Irigaray; Julia Kristeva; English; Engelska;

    Abstract : This study investigates Virginia Woolf’s configurations of intimacy in her experimental inter-war novels Jacob’s Room, Mrs Dalloway, To the Lighthouse and The Waves. It focuses on the ethical and political positioning enabled by Woolf’s aesthetic delineation of moments of interiority in which distinctions between self and other are suspended. READ MORE

  2. 2. Violence Prevention and Conflict Resolution: A Study of Peace Education in Grades 4-6

    University dissertation from Department of Educational and Psychological Research, School of Education, Lund University at Malmö

    Author : Karin Utas Carlsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [1999]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Pedagogy and didactics; violence prevention; socialization; school children; role-playing; peace education; nonviolence; human relations; culture of peace; Basic human needs; conflict resolution; Pedagogik; didaktik; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Education; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Pedagogik; Humanities Social Sciences; non-violence; education; peace; social integration;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Att förebygga våld och hantera konflikter konstruktivt: En studie i fredsundervisning i årskurs 4–6.... READ MORE

  3. 3. No peace of mind : The Tibetan diaspora in India

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Åsa Tiljander Dahlström; Uppsala universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ethnology; belonging; conflict; diaspora; home; migration; narrative; Tibet; Etnologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology;

    Abstract : The study deals with senses of collective and individual belonging among Tibetans, in relation to 'home', 'homeland' and 'diaspora'; it discusses how conflicting ways of constructing notions of collective identity makes it relevant to see the Tibetan diaspora as a Geography of conflict. The point of departure is that the diaspora is affected by many internal conflicts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Reconciliation and the Search for a Shared Moral Landscape – An exploration based upon a study of Northern Ireland and South Africa

    University dissertation from A printed version will be published by Peter Lang, GmbH, Europaeischer Verlag der Wissenschaften, later in the year 2001

    Author : Maria Ericson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2001]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; global ethics; dialogue; General; reconciliation; systematic and practical Christian theology; systematisk och praktisk ; Kristen teologi allmän; Northern Ireland; Non-Christian religions; Världsreligioner ej kristendom ; Theology; Teologi; peace building; conflict resolution; justice; ecumenism; forgiveness; South Africa; Truth and Reconciliation Commission;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Denna avhandling fokuserar på frågan om försoning och (sökandet efter) värdegemenskap. Värden sätts in i ett större sammanhang, i ett så kallat "moraliskt landskap". READ MORE

  5. 5. Understanding the polarization of responses to genocidal violence in Rwanda

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Theogene Bangwanubusa; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; popular support; obedience; genocidal violence; grassroots thinking; elite; informal elite; social power; ordinary people; war-displaced people; immigration; social taboo; social pact; mixed ethnic relations;

    Abstract : This doctoral dissertation is concerned with identifying factors that are important in explaining popular support for genocidal violence in Rwanda. It focuses on former communes, Giti and Murambi, to investigate why Giti successfully resisted the genocidal violence, while Murambi fell prey to large-scale violence. READ MORE