Search for dissertations about: "terminology of violence"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words terminology of violence.

  1. 1. A War of Words

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Torkel Lindquist; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Semitic languages - general; terrorism; War on terrorism; defining terrorism; Arabic; Hebrew; terminology of violence; semantics; pragmatics; propaganda; 11 9; ‘the other’; ‘the enemy’; massmedia; press; Israeli press; Arab press; political discourse; extracting a definition from media; Semitiska språk - allmänt; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Semitic languages; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Semitiska språk; semitiska språk; Semitic Languages;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to come to an understanding of the meanings of words pertaining to acts of political violence in modern Arabic and Hebrew. The semantics of these terms will be established by comparison between the meaning in dictionaries of modern and classical Arabic and Hebrew, the meaning in the Koran and the Bible as well as the meaning we extract from the context in the newspapers where the terminology is found. READ MORE

  2. 2. A synchronic approach to the Serek ha-Yahad (1QS) from text to social and cultural context

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Kamilla Skarström Hinojosa; Umeå universitet.; Umeå universitet.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; gamla testamentets exegetik; Old Testament Exegesis; 1QS; Serek ha-Yahad; Serekh; Yahad; Text linguistics; synchronic; Qumran; Dead Sea Scrolls; Rule texts; René Girard; Scapegoat; social context; cultural context; Hebrew; Second Temple; hierarchy; mimetic violence; discourse analysis; discourse; serek; serekh; covenant; truth; falsehood; text; Micah 6:8; wilderness; community; messianic; law; atone; judge; intertextuality; allusions; quote; echo; intertext; apocalyptic; Hebrew bible.; Qumran René Girard Mimetisk teori 1QS Dödahavsrullarna Samfundsregeln Syndabock Hebreiska; Qumran-församlingen; Qumran community;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to investigate the social and cultural contexts of 1QS (Serek ha-Yahad) by means of a textual study. The analysis of the text is performed in a synchronic perspective. This means that lexical choices, grammatical forms, references, topics, themes, and intertextuality are analyzed text-internally. READ MORE

  3. 3. Risk and prediction of violent crime in forensic psychiatry

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Christina Gustavson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2010]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; violence; forensic risk assessment; risk factors; recidivism;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Syfte: Att undersöka den prediktiva precisionen hos ålder för missbruksdebut, MAO-B aktiviteten i blod, samt olika kombinationer av kriminologiska och kliniska riskfaktorer med avseende på återfall i våldsbrott hos tidigare våldsbrottsdömda i en prospektiv svensk uppföljningsstudie. Studiepopulation: Hundra våldsbrottslingar, konsekutivt intagna för rättspsykiatrisk undersökning mellan 1998 och 2001 (index), gav sitt samtycke till medverkan i studien. READ MORE