Sökning: "plundering"

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  1. 1. The Life and Times of Butehamun : Tomb Raider for the High Priest of Amun

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

    Författare :George Wood; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Butehamun; Deir el-Medina; Thebes; Egypt; Egyptology; mummies; reburial; caches; Valley of the Kings; biography; Butehamon; Deir el-Medinah; Thebe; Egypten; Egyptologi; mumier; Kungarnas dal; biografi;

    Sammanfattning : This is a biography of the scribe Butehamun. A member of a well-known family who had long lived in the village of Deir el-Medina working on the tombs in the Valley of Kings, Butehamun’s coming of age saw invasion and civil war in Thebes, and the end to the making of new tombs in the Valley, as the New Kingdom came to an end. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The socioethical concerns associated with Indigenous Oceanic cultural heritage materials


    Författare :Athanasia Theodoropoulou; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Oceania; digitization; cultural heritage; ethical; Indigenous; legal; postcolonial; decolonisation;

    Sammanfattning : The rise of postcolonial theories in the 1970s did not yield much influence in the then practice of humanities computing, but following the mass-scale digitisations of cultural heritage materials over the past thirty years questions of Indigenous agency and the colonial roots of the digital cultural record have become more urgent than ever. This thesis operates within the area of postcolonial digital humanities and seeks to explore three questions. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Rom och den andres helgedom : Romerska plundringar av heliga platser

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Antikens kultur och samhällsliv

    Författare :Jessica Therese Magnusson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Sacred space; pillage; plundering; destruction; temple; Roman; Jewish; Greek; Jerusalem; Isthmia; the Other; Titus; Josephus; Lucius Mummius; Helig plats; plundring; förstörelse; tempel; romersk; judisk; grekisk; Jerusalem; Isthmia; den andre; Titus; Josefus; Lucius Mummius; helgedom;

    Sammanfattning : This study aims to examine how Rome understood 'the Other' in the context of Roman plundering of sacred sites. It analyses specifically the Temple of Poseidon at Isthmia, and how it was affected by the destruction of Corinth in 146 BCE, and the second Jewish temple at Jerusalem, and how the Romans went about destroying it in 70 CE. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Development of the Chilean mining industry – its dependence of natural resources

    Magister-uppsats, KTH/Entreprenörskap och Innovation

    Författare :Diego Alonso Romero Guastavino; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Resource Curse; Economic development; Environmental regulation; Technological change; Mining industry;

    Sammanfattning : The resource curse, also known as the “paradox of plenty”, basically states that countries that have natural resources in abundance, particularly in terms of non-renewable resources such as oil and gas and minerals, in the long run tend to have less economic growth and prosperity, than countries with relatively lesser endowments of natural resources.This research investigates the case of the Chilean economy; its erstwhile saltpeter mining industry and current copper mining industry. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Finding Butehamun : Scribe of Deir el-Medina

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

    Författare :George Wood; [2016]
    Nyckelord :Butehamun; Deir el-Medina; Thebes; Egypt; Egyptology; mummies; reburial; caches; Valley of the Kings; Butehamon; Deir el-Medinah; Egypten; Egyptologi; mummier; Kungarnas dal;

    Sammanfattning : Butehamun was one of the most famous scribes involved in the building of the royal tombs of the Valley of the Kings, and a member of the most illustrious family of scribes there. Butehamun presided over the closure of the Valley and the workers’ village of Deir elMedina, and the move from building new tombs to the preserving and moving (some would say plundering) of the mummies left behind, marking the transition from the New Kingdom to the Third Intermediate Period, as Egypt splintered into what were essentially two realms. LÄS MER