Search for dissertations about: "uses of history"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 117 swedish dissertations containing the words uses of history.

  1. 1. Uses of History in History Education

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Robert Thorp; Umeå universitet.; Högskolan Dalarna.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; historia med utbildningsvetenskaplig inriktning; history of education; historia; History; historiedidaktik; didactics of history; Uses of history; historical culture; historical consciousness; history education; historical media; textbooks; popular history magazines; history teachers; Historiebruk; historiekultur; historiemedvetande; historieundervisning; historiska medier; läroböcker; populärhistoriska tidskrifter; historielärare; Education and Learning; Utbildning och lärande; uses of history; history didactics; historiebruk;

    Abstract : This compilation thesis contains an introductory chapter and four original articles. The studies comprising this thesis all concern aspects of how historical culture is constituted in historical media and history teachers’ narratives and teaching. READ MORE

  2. 2. Making Sense of Suffering : Holocaust and Holodomor in Ukrainian Historical Culture

    University dissertation from Department of History, Lund university

    Author : Johan Dietsch; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Contemporary history since 1914 ; Historia; History; Europeanisation; history education; Holodomor; 1932?1933 famine; Holocaust; national identity; diaspora; uses of history; historical culture; historical consciousness; Ukraine; post-Soviet; Nutidshistoria från 1914 ; Political history; Politisk historia;

    Abstract : This study deals with the problem of how Ukraine has incorporated and made use of the Holocaust and the 1932?1933 famine (Holodomor) in its new national history and historical culture. The investigation departs from the increased interest in and attention devoted to the Holocaust in recent years. READ MORE

  3. 3. Battlefields of memory The Macedonian conflict and Greek historical culture

    University dissertation from Umeå : Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier, Umeå universitet

    Author : Erik Sjöberg; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Greece; history; 20th century; historical culture; uses of history; Macedonian question; historiography; nationalism; genocide; identity politics; Grekland; historia; 1900-talet; historiekultur; historiebruk; den makedonska frågan; historiografi; nationalism; folkmord; identitetspolitik; historia; History;

    Abstract : In 1991, a diplomatic controversy arose between Greece and the newly independent Republic of Macedonia, regarding naming, minority rights and the use of historical symbols. The claims of the new state to the name Macedonia and the historical heritage associated with it were perceived as a threat against Greek national identity and history itself. READ MORE

  4. 4. Historyscapes in Alor : Approaching indigenous history in Eastern Indonesia

    University dissertation from Linnaeus University

    Author : Emilie Wellfelt; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Alor; Indonesia; historyscapes; uses of history; history-making; ethno-history; indigenous history; oral traditions; oral history; Historia; History;

    Abstract : This thesis deals with history and history-making practices in Alor, a small island in southeastern Indonesia. As in all of Indonesia, the people of Alor have experienced European colonialism, and after independence, a period of centralised, authoritarian rule under the New Order (1965-1998). READ MORE

  5. 5. Trees of Knowledge : Science and the Shape of Genealogy

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Petter Hellström; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; cultural history of science; science and metaphor; science and visual representation; family trees; tree diagrams; information management; classification; natural history; philology; music theory; genealogy; evolution; secularisation; Enlightenment; French Revolution; Augustin Augier 1758–1825 ; Félix Gallet 1773–c. 1840 47 ; Henri Montan Berton 1767–1844 .; Idé- och lärdomshistoria; History of Sciences and Ideas;

    Abstract : This study investigates early employments of family trees in the modern sciences, in order to historicise their iconic status and now established uses, notably in evolutionary biology and linguistics. Moving beyond disciplinary accounts to consider the wider cultural background, it examines how early uses within the sciences transformed family trees as a format of visual representation, as well as the meanings invested in them. READ MORE