Search for dissertations about: "Gothenburg University."

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  1. 1. A marketing design approach to destination development

    University dissertation from University of Gothenburg

    Author : Eva Maria Jernsand; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; destination development; place branding; participatory design; experience innovation;

    Abstract : An increasing demand for environmental, socio-cultural and political aspects has led to that moreintegrated methods of tourismplanning has evolved, which emphasize sustainability as a key fac-tor. However, it is argued that the term sustainability is used carelesslyand that the social aspectis often overlooked. READ MORE

  2. 2. Characterisation and Some Statistical Aspects of Univariate and Multivariate Generalised Pareto Distributions

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Nader Tajvidi; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [1996]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; generalised Pareto distribution; multivariate extreme value theory; multivariate Pareto distribution; small sample properties; Bartlett s correction; maximum likelihood; statistical computations; simulation AMS 1991 subject classification: 62F11; 62E20; 60F17; 65U05;

    Abstract : Extreme value theory is about the distributions of very large or very small values in a time series or stochastic process. This has numerous applications connected with environmental science, civil engineering, materials science and insurance. A rather recent approach for modelling extreme events is the so called peak over threshold (POT) method. READ MORE

  3. 3. The role of oxidized LDL and inflammation in the metabolic syndrome, diabetes and atherosclerosis

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Vilborg Sigurdardottir; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; atherosclerosis; ultrasound; C-reactive protein; oxidized low-density lipoprotein; metabolic syndrome; type 2 diabetes; carotid artery; femoral artery; intima-media-thickness; plaque; echogenicity; risk factors;

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  4. 4. Inclusive place branding – What it is and how to progress towards it

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Eva Maria Jernsand; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Regional utveckling Platsmarknadsföring; Place marketing; Regional planning;

    Abstract : Den här avhandlingen handlar om att arbeta med platsvarumärken på ett inklu-derande sätt. Forskare har på senare år uttryckt att fler aktörer, inte minst invå-nare, måste delta aktivt i platsvarumärkesprocessen. READ MORE

  5. 5. Just like Couscous: Gender, Agency and the Politics of Female Circumcision in Cairo

    University dissertation from School of Global Studies, University of Gothenburg

    Author : Maria Frederika Malmström; Nordiska Afrikainstitutet.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; anthropology; identity; gender; agency; embodiment; senses; body; sexuality; female circumcision; politics; social change; performativity; practice; political Islam; Egypt; Middle East; North Africa;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores how female gender identity is continually created and re-created in Egypt through a number of daily practices, of which female circumcision is central. In order to do so, the study inquires into the lived experiences and social meanings of female circumcision and femininity as narrated by women from lower class neighbourhoods in Cairo. READ MORE