Search for dissertations about: "style"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 515 swedish dissertations containing the word style.

  1. 1. A Century of Swedish Gustavian Style Art History, Cultural Heritage and Neoclassical Revivals from the 1890s to the 1990s

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Hedvig Mårdh; Uppsala universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Gustavian style; authenticity; style; taste; Swedish art history; nationalism; exhibition design; reconstruction; period furniture; historical societies; design history; critical heritage studies; museum studies; historiography; Nordiska Museet; Nationalmuseum; Svenska Slöjdföreningen; Konstvetenskap; History of Art;

    Abstract : This is a study of the intersection between art historical theory and practice, and cultural heritage, where the revivals and mediations of the neoclassical Gustavian style have been used as a platform for further exploration. In relation to this, the use and changing meanings of the concepts authenticity and style have been examined. READ MORE

  2. 2. Some aspects of style in twentieth-century English Bible translation one-man versions of Mark and the Psalms

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Pearl Sjölander; Umeå universitet.; [1979]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bible; translation; style; Mark; Psalms; formal-equivalence; dynamic-equivalence; audience-orientrtion;

    Abstract : This is a study of the work of some seventy of the many hundreds of translators of the Bible, in whole or in part, into English during this century. Style, with particular emphasis on diction, is the major concern, though other aspects can be touched on at times, as well as methods of translation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Code-switching in Chicano Theater Power, Identity and Style in Three Plays by Cherríe Moraga

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Carla Jonsson; Umeå universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Linguistics; code-switching; Chicano theater; Chicano; Chicano discourse; power; identity; language ideology; third space; style; hybridity; code-mixing; Lingvistik; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Linguistic subjects Linguistics; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Lingvistikämnen Lingvistik; engelska; English;

    Abstract : The thesis examines local and global functions of code-switching and code-mixing in Chicano theater, i.e. in writing intended for performance. The data of this study consists of three published plays by Chicana playwright Cherríe Moraga. READ MORE

  4. 4. "This is all fake, this is all plastic, this is me" An ethnographic study of the interrelations between style, sexuality and gender in contemporary Stockholm

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Philip Warkander; Stockholms universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; style; gender; sexuality; queer; contemporary Stockholm; fashion; networks; bricolage; power; assemblages; sartorial practices; ethnography; wardrobe studies; actor-network theory; performativity; modevetenskap; Fashion Studies;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the processes and effects involved in the production of styles in contemporary Stockholm. Particular focus is given to materialization processes regarding gender and sexuality. READ MORE

  5. 5. Islamist governance Hamas style : readings from the Palestinian experiment in Islamic democracy

    University dissertation from Göteborg : School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg

    Author : Björn Brenner; Försvarshögskolan.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Hamas; Politiska partier; Politiska förhållanden; Islam och politik; Palestinska självstyret; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot strategi och säkerhetspolitik;

    Abstract : This study investigates how the Palestinian Islamists in Hamas came to govern following theirsuccess in the 2006 parliamentary elections. The study poses the overarching research question:How can Hamas's governance in the Gaza Strip between 2006 and 2012 be characterised andunderstood? Hamas has attracted particular research interest, partly due to its seeminglycontradictory nature and actions, and partly due to the fact that this was the first case of Islamistsin the Arab world to ascend to power by democratic means. READ MORE