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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 14 uppsatser innehållade orden Victor Turner.

  1. 1. The Ritualistic Nature of Business Incubation: An example from Northern Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Författare :Elis Kaljuvee; [2018]
    Nyckelord :business incubation; incubator; rites of passage; liminality; entrepreneur; organizational culture; cultural and creative ventures; cultural analysis; ethnography; Sweden; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis opens up the “black box” of business incubation and analyses how this process works in an incubator for cultural and creative ventures in Northern Sweden. The theoretical framework of the rites of passage by Arnold van Gennep and Victor Turner was adopted to guide the analysis. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Performance at the Edge of Apocalypse : An ethnographic study of collective identity construction in a neo-nationalist social movement in Sweden

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Socialantropologiska institutionen

    Författare :Kristofer Lindh; [2017]
    Nyckelord :Populism; Performance; Neo-nationalism; Social movement; Identity; Democracy; Emotions;

    Sammanfattning : In several countries of the Global North, right-wing parties are successfully mobilizing public support, influencing political debates and introducing arguments and rhetorics that draw on xenophobia, populism and ethnocentrism, ostensibly with a purpose to amplify the “national order of things” (Malkki 1992). This thesis addresses this development by providing an ethnography, based fieldwork, of the Swedish social movement Folkets Demonstration, which arranges anti-government manifestations on squares most usually in Stockholm. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Mindfulness: A cultural analysis of the translation and traveling of an esoteric concept from the East to the organizational realm in the West, specifically in Bogotá, Colombia.

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Författare :Natalia Usme Manrique; [2016]
    Nyckelord :mindfulness; gender stereotypes; performances; liminality; business; cultural translation; New Age commercialization; Bogotá; Colombia; estereotipos de género; representaciones sociales; liminalidad; negocios; traducción cultural; economía de la Nueva Era; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis analyzes how mindfulness is translated into a business concept for the organizational realm in Bogotá, Colombia. How does an originally “mystic”, eastern esoteric concept like mindfulness manage to travel into and adapt to a material Western setting, specifically Bogotá? Previous research on mindfulness in businesses often analyzes it as an accepted tool for executives and organizations, but little research has focused on how mindfulness has actually ended up there, having been tailored by mindfulness companies to meet organizational interests. LÄS MER

  4. 4. I Sagogrottan, Sagoskåpet och Bokskogen : en jämförande studie av den kontinuerliga sagoverksamheten vid Landskrona stadsbibliotek, Lunds stadsbibliotek och Kristianstad stadsbibliotek

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för ABM och digitala kulturer; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Anne Sjölin; [2016]
    Nyckelord :ALM; library and information science; information studies; public library; story time; story room; children’s library; reading promotion; heterotopia; liminality ABM; biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap; folkbibliotek; sagostund; sagorum; barnbibliotek; läsfrämjande; heterotopi; liminalitet; Cultural Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of this master’s thesis is to shed light on the phenomenon of story time in public libraries. Story time is in the present study defined as a scheduled event where a librarian or a library assistent tells one or more stories to a group of children, often with the help of audiovisual aids and/or elements of drama. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Först mörkret, sedan théosis. En studie av Johannes av Korsets själens dunkla natt ur ett théosisperspektiv

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Författare :Loke Lundin; [2015-06-25]
    Nyckelord :Théosis; Mystical; Roman Catholic Spirituality; Eastern Orthodox Spirituality; St. John of the Cross; Dark Night of the Soul; Liminality; Socio-ontological transformation;

    Sammanfattning : ThisthesisisananalysisofSt.JohnoftheCross’treatiseTheDarkNightoftheSoulfromanEasternOrthodoxperspective,focusingonelementsofclassicaltheologyofthéosisandliminalitywithinthetext. LÄS MER