Search for dissertations about: "China"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 304 swedish dissertations containing the word China.

  1. 1. Urban-Rural Relations in China A Study of the Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Metropolitan Region

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Yuheng Li; KTH.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Urban-rural linkages; Urban bias; Urban-rural interface; Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei Metropolitan Region; China; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Human geography; economic geography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi;

    Abstract : Over three decades of rapid economic growth in China, beginning in 1978, has been accompanied by ever-enlarging urban-rural inequalities in terms of the various aspects of income, welfare, infrastructure, medical treatment, and education (amongst others). These two parts – the urban and the rural - have long been treated separately, without much consideration being given to their mutual linkages (relations). READ MORE

  2. 2. Climate change mitigation in China

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Bo Xu; KTH.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; China; Climate change mitigation; Environmental Kuznets Curve EKC hypothesis; Mitigation target; Business-as-usual BAU scenarios; Policy instruments;

    Abstract : China has been experiencing great economic development and fast urbanisation since its reforms and opening-up policy in 1978. However, these changes are reliant on consumption of primary energy, especially coal, characterised by high pollution and low efficiency. READ MORE

  3. 3. Lutheran Missions in a Time of Revolution : The China Experience 1944-1951

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Swedish Institute of Mission Research

    Author : Jonas Jonson; Uppsala universitet.; [1972]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; China; Chinese Church; Lutheran missions; Three-Self Movement; Church of Sweden Mission; Lutheran World Federation; student work; Christian Mission to the Buddhists; Reichelt; ecumenical; Cinese Revolution; New Democracy; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Missionary studies; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Missionsvetenskap; Studies of Missions; Missionsvetenskap;

    Abstract : In January, 1951, the Lutheran Church of China denounced all relations with the American, German and Scandinavian missions, which for more than half a century had worked in the country. As one of the first, this church made a clear and corporate stand in favour of the New Democracy and the Three-Self Movement, while most of the missions made their political choice, retreated with the Nationalists and finally went to Taiwan. READ MORE

  4. 4. Authoritarianism Constrained: The Role of Local People's Congresses in China

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Department of Peace and Development Research, Göteborg University

    Author : Oscar Almén; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statskunskap; Political Science; China Rule of Law; Authoritarianism; Democratization; Legislatures; POlitical Participation; People s Congresses; Local Politics; China; rule of law; authoritarianism; democratisation; legislatures; political participation; people s congresses; local politics;

    Abstract : This is a study of China's local legislatures, the local people's congresses, and their political role. Through the in-depth study of three county people's congresses and interviews with local politicians two aspects of the local people's congresses have been examined in detail: political participation and the exercise of political power. READ MORE

  5. 5. Salvation and Modernity : Intellectuals and Faith in Contemporary China

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för orientaliska språk

    Author : Fredrik Fällman; Stockholms universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; China; culture; Christianity; intellectuals; salvation; faith; modernity; identity; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Chinese language; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Kinesiska;

    Abstract : Christianity, as a religion and as an ethical system, is increasingly important in China today. An analysis of intellectuals and faith is vital to understanding the contemporary intellectual climate in China. READ MORE