Essays about: "History and Archaeology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 174 essays containing the words History and Archaeology.

  1. 1. Out of Sight, Out of Mind. The ‘Social Death’ of Institutionalized Women and Children and the ‘Social Amnesia’ of Irish Society in the Twentieth Century, Depicted in Forensic Evidence from the Children's Mass Grave at a former Mother and Baby Home in Tuam, Co. Galway.

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    Author : Cecilia Ahl Falkensjö; [2021-02-26]
    Keywords : Dark heritage; social amnesia; social death; forensic archaeology; juvenile human remains; bioarchaeology; Irish state; Catholic Church; child abuse; human rights violation; Irish society; Irish media;

    Abstract : The twentieth century was a time of social and political changes. Victims of trauma, genocide, massacres and abuse in a largely Post-Colonial era would increasingly gain recognition and places of suffering, death and pain would become places of remembrance. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analysis of stellar spectra with machine learning

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för teoretisk fysik; Lunds universitet/Astronomi; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för astronomi och teoretisk fysik

    Author : Alvaro Segovia Otero; [2020]
    Keywords : Galactic Archaeology; machine learning; chemical abundances; FGK stars; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Researchers in the field of Galactic Archaeology have entered the era of industrial revolution. Upcoming surveys are planning on observing tens of millions of stars and high precision and accuracy must be ensured when deriving their stellar parameters and elemental abundances. READ MORE

  3. 3. Recording Methods Redesigned: Comparison of Recording Methods and Resultant Archaeological Interpretations Using Single Context Pre-Boreal Case Studies from Blekinge, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Caitriona Dickie; [2020]
    Keywords : History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to explore how specific digital field recording methods impact archaeological interpretation based on the case studies presented. Individual find recording, a more specialized digital point proveniencing system, was used in both case studies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mortuary Practices in LC Cyprus. A Comparative Study Between Tombs at Hala Sultan Tekke and Other LC Bronze Age Sites in Cyprus

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Antikens kultur och samhällsliv

    Author : Marcus Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Hala Sultan Tekke; Late Cypriote Bronze Age; pit well tombs; chamber tombs; shaft graves; Mycenae.; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates differences and similarities in the funerary material of Late Bronze Age Cyprus in order to answer questions about a possible uniqueness of the pit/well tombs at the Late Bronze Age harbour city of Hala Sultan Tekke. The thesis also tries to explain why these features stand out as singular, compared to the more common chamber tomb, and the reason for their existence. READ MORE

  5. 5. Love in action - A deductive content analysis of Martin Luther King Junior’s conceptualization of human rights

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Mänskliga rättigheter

    Author : Vilde Rodin Christensen; [2020]
    Keywords : Martin Luther King Junior; human rights; love; agape; nonviolence; universality; generations of rights; fulfillment of rights; Philosophy and Religion; Social Sciences; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : Den här uppsatsen undersöker Martin Luther King Juniors roll inom och bidrag till fältet för mänskliga rättigheter, och syftet med uppsatsen är att undersöka och analysera hur Martin Luther King Junior uttryckte sin förståelse för mänskliga rättigheter som ett koncept. För att uppfylla uppsatsens syfte har en frågeställning formulerats som centrerar kring Martin Luther King Juniors konceptualisering av mänskliga rättigheter. READ MORE