Search for dissertations about: "Transit"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 113 swedish dissertations containing the word Transit.

  1. 1. Tales of transit : : Sub-Saharan african migrants' experiences in Istanbul

    University dissertation from Malmö University, Linköping University

    Author : Brigitte Suter; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2012]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; transit; immobility; social networks; Istanbul; Sub-Saharan African migrants;

    Abstract : Denna avhandling presenterar transit erfarenheter av människor ifrån Söder om Sahara som befinner sig i Istanbul. Migranternas berättelser är i fokus, men avhandlingen tar också hänsyn till de makrostrukturella villkoren som präglar dessa människors livssituation. READ MORE

  2. 2. In transit aspects of transculturalism in Janice Kulyk Keefer's travels

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Elisabeth Mårald; Umeå universitet.; [1996]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; transculturalism; ethnicity; the postcolonial discourse; travels; tourism; imagology; Imagined Communities; environment; Bakhtin s dialogic theories; cultural studies;

    Abstract : Transculturalism refers to how cultural barriers are transcended and how cultures meet. Because the transcultural perspective reflects hitherto unrepresented spaces, it revises and innovates literary canons. This study investigates aspects of transculturalism in texts dealing with travel by the Canadian writer Janice Kulyk Keefer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Slow Transit Constipation Aspects of Diagnosis and Treatment

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Erik Lundin; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; colectomy; constipation; radio-opaque markers; rectal compliance; rectal sensation; scintigraphy; segmental colonic resection; segmental colonic transit; sphincter pressure; Kirurgi; MEDICINE Surgery; MEDICIN Kirurgi;

    Abstract : Oral 111-Indium-DTPA colonic scintigraphy was used to assess segmental transit in 23 patients with slow transit constipation (STC) and 13 controls. The transit time did not differ between patients and controls in the right colon, whereas the patients had a consistent delay from the transverse colon and distally (P<0.05–0.001). READ MORE

  4. 4. Gastrointestinal transit in health and disease

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Riadh Sadik; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Small bowel transit; colonic transit; gastric emptying; gender; bile acid malabsorption; body mass index; celiac disease; portal hypertension; menopause;

    Abstract : The uptake of nutrients occurs mainly in the small bowel. However, the time nutrients and other contents spend in the small bowel, i.e. the small bowel transit time is widely uncharacterised in man. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tales to Transit Sub-Saharan African Migrants’ Experiences in Istanbul

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Brigitte Suter; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2012]

    Abstract : This dissertation presents the transit experiences of migrants from Sub-Saharan African countries in the Turkish metropolis of Istanbul. Although the narratives of the individuals met in the course of fieldwork in Istanbul are the primary focus, the thesis also outlines the larger macro-structural conditions faced. READ MORE