Search for dissertations about: "Highland"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 21 swedish dissertations containing the word Highland.

  1. 1. From icon to Identity. Scottish Piping & Drumming in Scandinavia

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Mats d Hermansson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; bagpipe; drum; pipe band; icon; identity; Scandinavia; Scotland; Highland; function of music; imaginary world; impact of music; insider; outsider; learning music; learning music.;

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  2. 2. Groundwater chemistry and recharge rate in crystalline rocks : case study from the Eritran highland

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Estifanos Haile; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; crystalline aquifers; groundwater chemistry; rainwater chemistry; chloride mass balance; flouride; Eritrea; TECHNOLOGY Civil engineering and architecture Water engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Samhällsbyggnadsteknik och arkitektur Vattenteknik;

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  3. 3. Natural Products from Highland and Medicinal Plants from Bolivia

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Yonny Flores; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Defense mechanism; Bolivian plants; Organic chemistry; Organisk kemi; Secondary Metabolites;

    Abstract : Bolivia is located in the central part of South America and has a large varied ecology - the Amazonas rainforests, the dry forests of the Chaco, the mist forests, the punas and high Andean vegetation. Plants that live in the Bolivia highlands have developed physical and chemicals defense mechanisms to survive in the hard environment of the region. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mayan suffering, Mayan rights: Faith and citizenship among Catholic Tzotziles in Highland Chiapas, Mexico

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Socialantropologiska institutionen, GU

    Author : Heidi Moksnes; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2003]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Maya; Chiapas; Tzotzil; Chenalhó; Las Abejas; Acteal; liberation theology; ethnicity; citizenship; indigenous peoples;

    Abstract : The aim of this dissertation is to investigate the construction of citizenship by a group of highland Mayas in Mexico. The ethnographic focus is on liberation theological Catholics in the Tzotzil-speaking municipality of San Pedro Chenalhó in highland Chiapas. READ MORE

  5. 5. Antioxidant Activity of Bolivian Plant Secondary Metabolites

    University dissertation from Organic Chemistry, Lund University

    Author : Patricia Mollinedo; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; cytoprotection; Beta-carotene; TBARS; TEAC; ABTS; antioxidant activity; secondarymetabolites; Highland plains; plants; photoprotection; Organic chemistry; Organisk kemi;

    Abstract : Certain climatologically-adverse conditions in the basin of the Poopo Lake, located on the high plateau of the Bolivian Altiplano, have prevented the existence of a reliable agricultural system and the impact on the population of the area has been severe. These problems have been the main motivation in choosing this region for this particular study. READ MORE