Search for dissertations about: "textiles"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 129 swedish dissertations containing the word textiles.

  1. 1. Burial textiles Textile bits and pieces in central Sweden, AD 500–800

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Anita Malmius; Birgit Arrhenius; Kerstin Lidén; Gunilla Eriksson; Eva Andersson Strand; [2020]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; textiles; boat-graves; Merovingian Period; Vendel; Valsgärde; Birka; elite burials; archaeology; Sweden; Migration Period; Archaeological Science; laborativ arkeologi;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the role and use of archaeological textiles (AT) deposited in inhumation and cremation burials in Sweden dating from 500–800 AD. The AT are studied in their burial context, including all other grave goods, emphasizing that they were as important as a source for understanding society in prehistory as they are today. READ MORE

  2. 2. Toxic Textiles Towards Responsibility in Complex Supply Chains

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Natasja Börjeson; Södertörns högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Responsibility; Sustainability; Supply Chain Management; Governance; Responsibilisation; CSR; Complexity; Uncertainty; Chemicals; Textiles; Environmental Studies; Miljövetenskapliga studier; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : The governance of the environmental and health problems that follow in the wake of globalised trade is one of the great contemporary challenges. One of these challenges is the management of chemical pollution and associated risks, and one sector facing this challenge is the textile industry, which has complex supply chains spread across continents. READ MORE

  3. 3. Relational textiles surface expressions in space design

    University dissertation from University of Borås

    Author : Delia Dumitrescu; Högskolan i Borås.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Smart textiles; Textil och mode generell ; Textiles and Fashion General ;

    Abstract : The emergence of the Smart Textiles field opens possibilities for designers to combine traditional surface fabrication techniques with advanced technology in the design process. The purpose of this work is to develop knowledge on interactive knitted textiles as materials for architecture and to do so through practice-based design research. READ MORE

  4. 4. Belfast Textiles On Ciaran Carson’s Poetics

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Jenny Malmqvist; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Irish poetry; Ciaran Carson; poetics; intertextuality; translation; Irländsk poesi; Ciaran Carson; poetik; intertextualitet; översättning;

    Abstract : This thesis is a study of the formation and development of Ciaran Carson’s poetics from his debut in the 1970s up to and including his fourth principal collection of poems, First Language, published in 1993. Examining Carson’s recourse to different kinds of rewriting, made manifest as intertextuality and translation, it aims to account for the thematic formulation and formal realization of this poetics. READ MORE

  5. 5. Interactive Textile Structures Creating Multifunctional Textiles based on Smart Materials

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Lena Berglin; Högskolan i Borås.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Textiles and Fashion General ; Textil och mode generell ; textile actuators; conductive textiles; smart textiles; textile design; textile engineering; textile sensors; Design; Textile Design; Smart Textile; Conductive Textiles; Textile Engineering; Textile Sensors; Textile Actuators;

    Abstract : Textiles of today are materials with applications in almost all our activities. We wear clothes all the time and we are surrounded with textiles in almost all our environments. The integration of multifunctional values in such a common material has become a special area of interest in recent years. READ MORE