Search for dissertations about: "romanticism"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 22 swedish dissertations containing the word romanticism.

  1. 11. Contested Landscapes/Contested Heritage history and heritage in Sweden and their archaeological implications concerning the interpretation of the Norrlandian past

    University dissertation from Umeå : Arkeologi och samiska studier

    Author : David Loeffler; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Scandinavia; Sweden; Norrland; Norrbotten; Västerbotten; Lappland; Ångermanland; Medelpad; Jämtland; Härjedalen; Hälsingland; Gästrikland; history; prehistory; archaeology; philosophy; antiquarianism; heritage; cultural management; identity; Fleck; thought-collective; thought-style; colonialism; colony; periphery; hinterland; kingdom; empire; industrialism; nationalism; romanticism; Sámi; Stone Age; Mesolithic; Neolithic; semi-subterranean; dwelling; typology; C14; shoreline displacement; Arkeologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen; Archaeology; arkeologi;

    Abstract : This case study explores how geo-political power structures influence and/or determine the conception, acceptance and maintenance of what is considered to be valid archaeological knowledge. The nature of this contingency is exemplified through an examination of how the prehistory of Norrland, a region traditionally considered and portrayed as peripheral vis-à-vis the centre-South, was interpreted and presented by Swedish archaeologists during the 20th century. READ MORE

  2. 12. Enthusiasm, Contemplation, and Romantic Longing : Reconsidering Schubert's Sectional Songs in the Light of Historical Context

    University dissertation from Department of Arts and Cultural Sciences, Lund University

    Author : Tobias Lund; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Johann Georg Sulzer; Johann Wötzel; Friedrich Schiller; Romanticism; Neo-Platonism; depth; free fantasia; English landscape garden; declamation; friendship; friends; interpretation; ballad; Lied; Franz Schubert; sectional song; Ossian; Johann Mayrhofer; Die Bürgschaft; Die Nacht; Liedesend.;

    Abstract : In twentieth-century music scholarship, those of Franz Schubert’s songs from the 1810s that form sectional musical structures have normally been presented as being unfortunately dependent on aesthetically disparaged eighteenth-century models. Authors have often treated these songs succinctly, preferring instead to invest their energy in the “masterworks” of Schubert’s later years. READ MORE

  3. 13. The Novels of an Egyptian Romanticist : Yūsuf al-Sibāʿī

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholms universitet

    Author : Gail Ramsay; Stockholms universitet.; [1996]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Arabic language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Arabiska; Literature; litteraturvetenskap; Modern Arabic literature; the Arabic novel; romanticism; social criticism; the Free Officers Revolution; Sibāʻī; Yūsuf; 1917-1978;

    Abstract : The Egyptian author Yuusuf al-Sibaa'ii (1917-1978) was not worried about the critical attitude that the literary élite and the book reviewers displayed towards his novels. He had many thousands of enthusiastic readers in all parts of the Arab world. This thesis seeks to uncover what lies beind these divergent opinions. READ MORE

  4. 14. The Wheel of Polish Fortune : Myths in Polish Collective Consciousness during the First Years of Solidarity

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Barbara Törnquist-Plewa; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1992]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Poland; Black Madonna; Catholicism; Romanticism; Solidarity 1980-81; Polish myths; Insurrection;

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  5. 15. Musical Attunement : The concept and phenomenon of Stimmung in music

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Musicology and Performance Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Erik Wallrup; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; music; philosophy of music; attunement; mood; aesthetics; affectivity; listening; phenomenology; hermeneutics; romanticism; twentieth-century music; India; intercultural philosophy; Martin Heidegger; Theodor W. Adorno; Stimmung; Musicology; musikvetenskap;

    Abstract : The principal aim of the study is to establish a new perspective on the affectivity of music. It is concerned with an everyday relation to music; that of listening for the mood, for the attunement. Despite its everyday character, this kind of listening has not been given due attention in music studies. READ MORE