Search for dissertations about: "poiesis"

Found 4 swedish dissertations containing the word poiesis.

  1. 1. Materialisations of a Woman Writer : An Investigation of Gender Politics in Janet Frame's Biographical Legend

    Author : Maria Wikse; Linda Anderson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Autobiography; biography; film adaptation; the gaze; gender; New Zealand literature; poiesis; re-citations; whiteness; writer ideals; writer tradition; Literature; Litteraturvetenskap;

    Abstract : This study deals with interpretative procedures in literary studies that implicitly or explicitly rely on biographical information. Most often, readings either presuppose the sovereignty of the author or claim that biographical data is not at all relevant. Both these stances are problematic. READ MORE

  2. 2. Literary Loves : Interpretations of Dioscorides 1-5 and 7 G-P

    Author : Dimitrios Iordanoglou; Tomas Hägg; David Konstan; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Greek language; Dioscorides; Greek Anthology; Hellenistic epigram; erotic poetry; Grekiska; Classical Greek language; Klassisk grekiska;

    Abstract : This is a study of six Hellenistic erotic epigrams attributed to the third century BC epigrammatist Dioscorides. The introduction provides a critical discussion of interpretive aims and strategies of scholarly readings of Hellenistic epigrams in general, with a focus on concepts such as intertextuality, historicity, ideology and theory. READ MORE

  3. 3. Architecture’s Poetic Instrumentality. Developing the Critical, Political, and Ethical Capacities of Architectural Artifacts

    Author : Johan Liekens; Belgium Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; []
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANIORA; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANITIES; dynamics of dissensus; architectural agency; critical architecture; political architecture; agonistic staging; ethical architecture;

    Abstract : The PhD thesis Architecture’s Poetic Instrumentality is rooted in and driven by an enthusiasm of architectural practice—an enthusiasm for conceiving, constructing and deploying architectural artifacts that, as poetic instruments, intend to have an agency within urban environments. The title puts in tension the two notions of instrument and poesis (from the Greek poiesis, referring to a making activity but moreover to an activity of making up , situated here in those encountering architecture). READ MORE

  4. 4. Shame and guilt : Sociology as a poietic system

    Author : Vessela Misheva; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Sociology; shame; guilt; poietic and autopoietic systems; social selves; language; sociology; society; community; civilization; Sociologi; Sociology; Sociologi; Sociologi; Sociology;

    Abstract : This dissertation had a clear and simple task: to define what shame is. This necessarily entailed clarifying the distinction between shame and its main modem counterpart, guilt. READ MORE