Search for dissertations about: "thesis on sustainability Development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 281 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on sustainability Development.

  1. 1. On Sustainability Indicators and Sustainable Product Development

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Ulrika Lundqvist; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2000]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Fysik; Physics; sustainability; sustainable development; indicators; product develop-ment; principles for sustainability; backcasting; system boundaries; framework; LCA; ecological footprint;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we present some examples of sustainability indicators and tools for sustainable product development that can be used to facilitate a transition of the society towards sustainability. As a basis for this work, we have used certain principles for sustainability. READ MORE

  2. 2. Student 'sustainability consciousness' and decision making on sustainability dilemmas Investigating effects of implementing education for sustainable development in Swedish upper secondary schools

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : Teresa Berglund; Karlstads universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Sustainable development; education for sustainable development; dimensions of sustainable development; upper secondary students; conceptions; sustainability consciousness; decision making; Biology; Biologi;

    Abstract : The central role of education for sustainable development (SD) has been emphasized since the 1990s. SD involves the three areas of environment, economy and society, with a focus on the relationships between environmental protection and human development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Understanding Scalability and Sustainability in Mobile Learning A Systems Development Framework

    University dissertation from Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Author : Anna Wingkvist; Växjö universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; information systems; mobile learning; scalability; sustainability; systems development; TECHNOLOGY Information technology Computer science; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Informationsteknik Datavetenskap; Data- och informationsvetenskap; Computer and Information Sciences Computer Science;

    Abstract : The rapid development of mobile technologies combined with access to content almost everywhere and every time allows people to experience new situations regarding learning in a wide variety of situations. Mobile learning brings the promise of learning "on the move" by allowing learners to take control over time and space, thus making learning "more natural". READ MORE

  4. 4. Towards Corporate Sustainable Development The ITT Flygt Sustainability Index

    University dissertation from Institutionen för Samhällsteknik

    Author : Eva Pohl; Mälardalens högskola.; [2006]
    Keywords : Environment; Sustainability; CSR; Indicators; Aggregation; Hållbar miljö; Nyckeltal; Vikta;

    Abstract : This thesis suggests a method for measurement of corporate contribution to sustainable development, looking at how well a company stands up to its policies and commitments regarding sustainable development.A sustainability index is developed and calculated for ITT Flygt AB over a three years period (2002-2004). READ MORE

  5. 5. Integration of Sustainability Aspects in Product Development

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology and Göteborg University

    Author : Sophie Byggeth; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Teknik och social förändring; Technology and social change; sustainability; sus´tainable product development; MSPD; SPA; sustainable product development; SPA.;

    Abstract : Integration of sustainability aspects into the product development process has been difficult to achieve, especially for small and medium-sized enterprises. The main reason is that existing tools are experienced to be too detailed and as a result too demanding in terms of time and resources. READ MORE