Sökning: "anthropology of religion"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 37 uppsatser innehållade orden anthropology of religion.

  1. 1. Holy Hybridity. On the Role of Mixture in the Holy Sphere

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

    Författare :Jenny Elfwering; [2020-06-22]
    Nyckelord :hybridity; mixture; separation; difference; holiness; angels; cherubim;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this essay is to explore the role of mixture in relation to holiness and separation. By examining the angelic hosts, specifically the cherubim, as hybrids, and how they relate to the holy realm and the divine, it investigates the association between holiness and hybridity. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Den primitiva kelten Den rasistiska bilden av den irländska kelten inom den viktorianska antropologin under 1850- och 1860-talen

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

    Författare :Emil Bigsten; [2020-01-29]
    Nyckelord :Den viktorianska antropologin; 1850- 1860-talet; anti-irländsk rasism; Robert Knox; The Anthropological Society of London; Anthropological Review;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores the racist assumptions pertaining to the Irish Celts during the Victorianera as it is expressed within the anthropological thought of the age. These assumptions areexplored in The Races of Men (1850) by Robert Knox and in five essays published in thejournals of the Anthropological Society of London during the 1860s. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Muslimsk feminism - två perspektiv : En kvalitativ textanalys om hur två muslimska feministiska teologer förhåller sig till den islamiska traditionen

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Högskolan i Jönköping/Högskolan för lärande och kommunikation

    Författare :Anton Esbjörnsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Religion; islam; feminism; textanalys; islamisk tradition;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines two Muslim feminist theologians and their approach to the Islamic tradition and the religious sources. The purpose of the study is to examine their presentation and interpretation of the sources from a feminist perspective and to compare their arguments. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Cultivating Critique in Folds and Pleats - Posthuman Enactments in the Dress of Rick Owens

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Författare :Wiktor Hansson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Posthuman; Fashion; Anthropocene; Intra-Relationality; Rick Owens; Avant-Garde; Deleuze; Queer; MACA; Arts and Architecture; Cultural Sciences; Philosophy and Religion; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Taking as its epistemological starting point the proposed geological era of the Anthropocene, this thesis enquires the affective potential of avant-garde fashion in criticising, improving or transforming the supposed givenness of The Human as a historical concept. In order to do so, it inflects and departs from the tightly held onto-epistemological cannon of fashion studies and anthropology of dress, in which fashion is understood primarily through representation, signification and performance of identity. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Give us this day our daily bread : The moral order of Pentecostal peasants in South Brazil

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Författare :Leonardo Marcondes Alves; [2018]
    Nyckelord :peasantry; Peasant Pentecostalism; peasantness; moral order; moral economy; multiple livelihood strategies; economic anthropology; anthropology of religion; Brazil; campesinato; pentecostalismo camponês; campesinidade; ordem moral; economia moral; múltiplas estratégias de subsistência; antropologia econômica; antropologia da religião; Brasil;

    Sammanfattning : This ethnography aims to identify the role of the Pentecostal beliefs that peasants in South Brazil use in justifying their life situations. Anthropological data were collected in the Sertão region of Jaguariaíva, in the Brazilian State of Paraná. LÄS MER