Search for dissertations about: "Egypt"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 swedish dissertations containing the word Egypt.

  1. 1. Looking at the Future : Divination and Astrology in Ancient Egypt

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Andreas Winkler; Uppsala universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ancient Egypt; Graeco-Roman Egypt; Demotic; Coptic; divination; astrology; dream interpretation; calendar; pun; allegory; sages.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Egyptology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Egyptologi; Egyptology; Egyptologi;

    Abstract : This study discusses divination in ancient Egypt, from the New Kingdom onwards in order to highlight the Egyptian elements in later astrological practices in Graeco-Roman Egypt. The first chapter treats divination and its study in general terms. READ MORE

  2. 2. Soil Salinity and Crop Yield at El-Salam Canal Area, Egypt

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Yasser Hamed Abd El Mageed; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; El-Salam Canal; Egypt; Salinity; Crop yield; Arid;

    Abstract : Soil salinity and solute movements through the soil are considered the most important challenge facing agriculture in Arid and Semiarid regions (e.g., Egypt). READ MORE

  3. 3. Does schooling make sense? A household perspective on the returns to schooling for self-employed, farmers and employees in Egypt

    University dissertation from Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Mattias Lindgren; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic history; EIHS; casual labour; employees; farmers; SMEs; labour market; returns to schooling; Education; Egypt; Ekonomisk och social historia;

    Abstract : Why do some children in the developing world choose to stay out of school? Is it mainly because poverty leaves them with no options or because schooling seems to offer them few benefits? The answers to these questions have profound policy implications. An empirical input into this discussion is the extent to which schooling can actually be perceived as a profitable option in various countries and, in extension, what factors influence the extent of this perceived profitability. READ MORE

  4. 4. Seismic hazard in Egypt

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Attia El-Sayed; Uppsala universitet.; [1997]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP;

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  5. 5. Evaluation of Modern Irrigation Techniques with Brackish Water

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Tarek Selim Aboulila; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Soil water; Soil Salinity; Drip irrigation; HYDRUS-2D 3D; El-Salam Canal; Egypt.;

    Abstract : Modern irrigation techniques are becoming increasingly important in water-scarce countries especially in arid and semiarid regions. Higher crop production and better water use efficiency are usually achieved by drip irrigation as compared to other irrigation methods. READ MORE