Essays about: "religion"

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

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

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

    Abstract : 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. READ MORE

  2. 2. Texts and Paratexts in a Colonial Context. Krupabai Satthianadhan's English Novels 'Saguna' and 'Kamala'

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Karin Edgardh; [2020-01-15]
    Keywords : India; Krupabai Satthianadhan; Saguna; Kamala; Gérard Genette; Autobiography; Conversion; Colonial literature;

    Abstract : The anglophone Indian author Krupabai Satthianadhan (1862-1894) was a second-generation Christian convert and a member of the Christian Tamil family in colonial Madras. Knowledge of English was still a high-caste male privilege when Satthianadhan published reformist articles on female education. Her two novels, the autobiographical Saguna. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Hateful Cake - The Colorado Baker Case and Åke Green; Judicial views on Homosexuality and the Freedom of Religion.

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Bo-Axel Stark; [2020]
    Keywords : Mänskliga rättigheter; Antidiskriminering; Homosexualitet och Religion i Sverige och USA; Pastor Åke Green; The Colorado Baker Case.;

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  4. 4. The Necessity of a Broader Discussion on Domestic Violence - An European Legislative View : A legal analysis of the Directive 2012/29/EU, The European Convention on Human Rights, United Nations Declaration on Elimination of Violence against Women and the Istanbul Convention on Violence Against Women

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Tema Genus

    Author : Lorrayne Tentoni; [2020]
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    Abstract : Domestic Violence and Gender Violence impact every society on many different layers, loss of capability of work, traumas, and economical losses are amongst the most talked issues. Domestic Violence is not exclusively a violence in which the perpetrator is a male and the victim is a female and they live as a married couple. READ MORE

  5. 5. Religion and its relationship to conflict; The case of South Sudan : To what extent do South Sudanese still experience religious oppression post-independence?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Ruth Tshibangu; [2020]
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    Abstract : Abstract The study is a critical evaluation of the relationship between Religion and Conflict, with a case study in South Sudan (based on the findings of Noa Salomon 2013;2014). With the aid of power theory, conflict theory, frustration and aggression theory, the study seeks to determine the extent to which religious oppression still exists in South Sudan with other specific aims such as determining the provisions for religious freedom in South Sudan, finding the role of religion in peacebuilding and assessing the challenges faced in religious tolerance in South Sudan. READ MORE