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Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 292 uppsatser innehållade ordet ritual.

  1. 1. A Narrative Critique of The Saami Bear Myth

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

    Författare :Per-Gunnar Lidström; [2019-02-04]
    Nyckelord :the Saami bear myth; narrative criticism; bear; bear myths; Saami indigenous religion; Perh Fjellström; Sigrid Drake; Johan Olafsson Turi; Harald Grundström; Jonas Andersson Nensén; Seymour Chatman; Mark Allan Powell;

    Sammanfattning : The Saami bear myth has in the research been closely tied to the bear hunting ritual. When the ritual has been discussed the myth has been narrated and after that the researcher has continued with thebear hunt. There has not yet been a thorough analysis of these bear myths. In this thesis five Saami bear myths are analysed with narrative criticism. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Women of the Fäbod : An Ethnological Study of the Swedish Fäbod Culture at the Turn of the 20th Century

    Kandidat-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för etnologi, religionshistoria och genusvetenskap

    Författare :Stina Gray; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Womanhood; transhumance; gender; initiation; rite of passage; nordic; Genus; fäbod; fäbodkultur; initiationsrit; fäbodväsen;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this study is to explore the meaning of womanhood in relation to the Swedish fäbod culture at the turn of the 20th century. The study is based upon a questionnaire from 1928 and the material is collected from the archives at the Nordic Museum in Stockholm and the Institute for Language and Folklore in Uppsala. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Medicine calendar : A Design Solution to Help the Chinese Elderly Improve Their Experience of Taking Medicine

    Master-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Författare :xueyi yu; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Elderly people; Medicine; Sustainability; Calendar; Design;

    Sammanfattning : Population aging is occurring all over the world as fertility declines and life expectancy rises.China, as the developing country with the largest population, is also experiencing thisphenomenon. However, the pension insurance system and health care system for theelderly has not been developed well enough. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Livet på Gotska Sandön : Ett långtidsperspektiv

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

    Författare :Johanna Starck; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Gotska Sandön; Osteology; Osteoarchaeology; archaeology; hunter-gatherers; seal hunting; Baltic sea.;

    Sammanfattning : Gotska Sandön is the Baltic ocean’s most isolated island, located approximately 40 kilometres north from the closest civilisation. Today the island serves as a national park and a tourist attraction. The remoteness has made the island a difficult place to reach both in the past and today. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Talking through the body. Creating of common world and changing the community through a theatrical performance, a case study.

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

    Författare :Vanina Rossetti; [2019]
    Nyckelord :art; communication; community; disability; sexuality; theatre performance; ritual; liminality; embodied knowledge; dissensus; dialogical aesthetic; relational aesthetic; disability arts; disability aesthetic;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to present a practical example of how art can become an instrument capable of investigating, showing and facing a social problem. For doing so, art can overcome communication issues; secondly, it can create a “common world” of shared values that leads to changes in society. LÄS MER