Sökning: "Birka"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 67 uppsatser innehållade ordet Birka.

  1. 1. Orð Víkinganna. The level and scale of literacy in the Viking World : The cases of Birka and Sigtuna.

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Themistoklis Zacharopoulos; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Viking Age; Sweden; literacy; Birka; Sigtuna; runes; inscriptions; styli; writing tools; GIS; archaeolinguistics; archaeological research; Vikingatiden; Sverige; läs och skrivkunnighet; Birka; Sigtuna; runor; inskriptioner; styli; skrivverktyg; GIS; arkeolingvistik; arkeologisk forskning;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to study the level and scale of literacy as it expanded in Viking towns during the 8th-12th century. In order to get an understanding of this spread, I have worked with two case-studies of Viking towns, as they were founded and prospered during and by the end of the Viking Age in Sweden; the town of Birka located in Björkö Island in Lake Mälaren, and the town of Sigtuna located in the province of Uppland, in central Sweden. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Yxa, grav och människa. : En studie om vapensymbolik och yxans roll i gravskicket på Birka.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Arkeologi

    Författare :Jonatan Gustafsson; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Axe; burial practice; grave goods; Viking age; weapons; symbolism.; Yxa; gravskick; gravgods; Birka; vikingatid; vapen; symbolik.;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this thesis is to study the symbolic role of weapons, specifically axes in Viking age burials. The thesis will also discuss the axe´s role in relaion to the character of the grave and the grave goods. A total 18 graves will be studied and analysed with help from J. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Maktkampen om den dominerande diskursen kring barn med sexuella beteendeproblem : En kvalitativ diskursanalys av en komplex företeelse

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för socialt arbete (SA)

    Författare :Julia Ekström; Birka Larsdottir; [2021]
    Nyckelord :Bacchi; discourse; discourse analysis; sexual behavior problem; children; social worker; social work; private actor; power; Bacchi; diskurs; diskursanalys; sexuella beteendeproblem; barn; socialarbetare; socialt arbete; privat aktör; makt.;

    Sammanfattning : Children’s sexuality has historically been, and still is, a taboo subject. Children with sexual behavioral problems is a fenomen difficult to define because it varies depending on time, situation, and culture, which can make it difficult for social workers to assess. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Den Andra. : En komperativ studie över vikingatida dubbelgravar.

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Sedef Yurdagül; [2021]
    Nyckelord :gravar; genus; gravgåvor; intersektionalitet; dubbelgravar; vikingagravar; klasskillnad; kön; status; Birka.;

    Sammanfattning : This paper analysis the Viking age double graves on Birka. It has long been known that slaves have been a part of many societies. They have existed, yet not seen. They have been forgotten and overlooked for centuries, by the people of the past but also of today. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Att vara eller inte vara kulturarv : En komparativ analys av svensk världsarvsförvaltning i förhållande till debatten om auktoriserat kulturarv

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Författare :Siri Kjerrulf; [2021]
    Nyckelord :kulturarv; authorized heritage discourse; världsarv; förvaltning; Gammelstad kyrkstad; Birka och Hovgården;

    Sammanfattning : This paper aims to increase knowledge about how discourse is represented in the evaluation and management of tangible cultural heritage by a comparative analysis of the management of two of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites located in Sweden. By examining the motivations for inscription and the sites’ management plans through critical discourse analysis, this study approaches questions regarding how heritage is constructed and managed. LÄS MER