Search for dissertations about: "Öland"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 58 swedish dissertations containing the word Öland.

  1. 1. Holocene Environmental Change of Southern Öland, Sweden

    Author : Kerstin Alm Kübler; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Earth sciences; Pollen analysis; Öland; Sweden; heath vegetation; landscape history; Fagus; beach ridges; numerical analysis; Geovetenskap; Earth sciences; Geovetenskap; Quarternary Geology; kvartärgeologi;

    Abstract : This thesis describes Holocene environmental change in Ottenby, southern Öland,Sweden. Analyses of pollen sequences collected distally in the Littorina ridge and in fentroughs between lower laying beach ridges show the vegetation history during twoperiods, the first around 8000 BP and the second from 0/500 AD to about present time. READ MORE

  2. 2. The holocene history of the great Alvar of Öland

    Author : Lars-König Königsson; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Växtgeografi; Öland; Geografi; Öland; Götaland; Sverige; Geologi; Paleontologi; Naturvetenskap; Floror; Växter; Botanik;

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  3. 3. Vegetation development and sheep grazing in limestone grasslands of South Öland, Sweden

    Author : Ejvind Rosén; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; Ekologi: botanik; [Ekologi]; Växter; Får; botanik; Växtgeografi; Floror; Växter; Botanik; Naturvetenskap; Sverige; Växtekologi; Ekologi; Geografi; Öland; Götaland; Ekologi: botanik;

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  4. 4. Working Animals and Skeletal Lesions : Paleopathology of Cattle and Horse in Iron Age and Medieval Öland, Sweden

    Author : Ylva Telldahl; Jan Storå; László Bartosiewicz; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; Skeletal lesions; draught use of cattle; sacrificed horses; Iron Age; Middle Ages; Eketorp ringfort; Skedemosse wetland; Öland; sweden; osteoarkeologi; Osteoarchaeology;

    Abstract : Central to this thesis is the relationship between animal husbandry practices and the associated pathological conditions. Since bone elements from the extremities are subjected to abnormal load when animals are put to hard work this research aims to go further and interpret the prevalence of varying lesions and their connection with animal husbandry by using methods such as osteometric analysis, conventional radiograpic and bone mineral study, as well as incorporated molecular analysis. READ MORE

  5. 5. Perspectives from a human-centred archaeology : Iron Age people and society on Öland

    Author : Helene Wilhelmson; begravning och social identitet Gravarkeologiska forskargruppen – Död; []
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Osteology; bioarchaeology; Iron Age; Scandinavia; 3D; digital; Image Based Modeling; GIS; isotopes; Oxygen; Strontium; Carbon; Nitrogen; trophic level effect; fractionation; chronology; network; Virtual Taphonomy; human-centred archaeology; mortographies; dietary shift; integration; immigration; diet; migration; violence; burial; Viking Age; Öland; island;

    Abstract : The objective of this study was to develop, test and evaluate a specifically defined interdisciplinary approach—the human-centred approach—as applied to a case study, Iron Age Öland. Four themes were selected to highlight different aspects of particular interest in Öland: taphonomy, diet, migration, and social organization. READ MORE