Essays about: "demons"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the word demons.

  1. 1. The significance of believing in healing : On the therapeutic value of spoken words in ancient Egyptian medical papyri

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Tuva Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : magic; medicine; healing; papyri;

    Abstract : Medicine and healing, constantly changing through time, have always been important aspects of life. The desire to avoid the inevitable state of death has driven mankind in all corners of the world to develop certain ways of prolonging life from a very early time. READ MORE

  2. 2. Demons and crystals

    University essay from Kungl. Konsthögskolan

    Author : Guttorm Glomsås; [2018]
    Keywords : konst;

    Abstract : At Nordnes in Bergen there are a stone foundation supporting a plateau with buildings and an old fort. In the stone foundation, almost like a cave, there are a public urinal. As rain pours down, the mortar holding together the stones in the structures slowly dissolves into a flow of water. READ MORE

  3. 3. Robert Langdon's Hero's Journey : Reading the Novels of Dan Brown with the perspective of the Monomyth

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur

    Author : Emma Klevskog; [2017]
    Keywords : Robert Langdon; Hero s Journey; Female Helpers; Dan Brown; Joseph Campbell; The Monomyth; The Da Vinci Code; Inferno; Angels and Demons; The Lost Symbol.;

    Abstract : This essay investigates the characteristics of Robert Langdon and his female helpers in Dan Brown’s novels Angels and Demons, The Da Vinci Code, The Lost symbol and Inferno.  In each of these novels, the quests are always solved by a male-female team. READ MORE

  4. 4. Branching Histories: Political Mythopoetics in Four Brexit Narratives

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Engelska; Lunds universitet/Masterprogram: Litteratur - Kultur – Media

    Author : George Magner; [2017]
    Keywords : Politics; Mythopoetics; Myth Studies; Brexit; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to provide a case study for a critical theory of mythopoetics, via analysis of four ‘Brexit narratives’: The Bad Boys of Brexit by Arron Banks, Unleashing Demons by Craig Oliver, All Out War by Tim Shipman and The Brexit Club by Owen Bennett. My objective is to demonstrate the prevalence of mythopoetics in political and historical discourse, via analysis of four competing political histories. READ MORE

  5. 5. CUDA Accelerated 3D Non-rigid Diffeomorphic Registration

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för teknik och hälsa (STH)

    Author : An Qu; [2017]
    Keywords : diffeopmorphic demons; non-rigid image registration; parallel programming; GPGPU; IGI;

    Abstract : Advances of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) techniques enable visualguidance to identify the anatomical target of interest during the image guidedintervention(IGI). Non-rigid image registration is one of the crucial techniques,aligning the target tissue with the MRI preoperative image volumes. READ MORE