Search for dissertations about: "Lapland"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 14 swedish dissertations containing the word Lapland.

  1. 1. Remnant echoes of the past Archaeological geophysical prospection in Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Archaeology and Classical Studies, Stockholm University

    Author : Andreas Viberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeological prospection; geophysical survey; Sweden; Ground-penetrating radar; magnetometry; Slingram; magnetic susceptibility; Neolithic; Migration period; Viking Age; Middle Ages; Öland; Gotland; Sigtuna; Lapland; Archaeological Science; laborativ arkeologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis has been to investigate the benefits, pitfalls and possibilities of using geophysical methods in archaeological projects. This is exemplified by surveys carried out at archaeological sites in different geographical and chronological contexts. READ MORE

  2. 2. Alpine ski sport injuries in Swedish Lapland

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå university

    Author : Curt Made; Umeå universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : skiing; wounds and injuries; Orthopaedics; ortopedi;

    Abstract : Downhill skiing is associated with recreation, youth, speed, aerials and crowded courses which carry increased risk of injuries. The aim of this study was to evaluate downhill sport injuries in a Swedish ski resort.Material and methodsIn a case-control study ongoing 1989/90–2006/07, 3,696 injured skiers were registered. READ MORE

  3. 3. Demographic studies in the nomadic and the settled population of northern Lapland

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Almqvist & Wiksell

    Author : Sten Wahlund; Stockholms högskola.; [1932]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  4. 4. Alpine lake sediment archives and catchment geomorphology causal relationships and implications for paleoenvironmental reconstructions

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för naturgeografi och kvartärgeologi

    Author : Lena Rubensdotter; Stockholms universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; alpine lakes; geomorphology; lacustrine sedimentation; slope processes; glaciofluvial; Holocene; Swedish Lapland; NATURAL SCIENCES Earth sciences Exogenous earth sciences Physical geography; NATURVETENSKAP Geovetenskap Exogen geovetenskap Naturgeografi;

    Abstract : Lake sediments are frequently used as archives of climate and environmental change. Minerogenic sediment variability in alpine lakes is often used to reconstruct past glacier and slope process activity. Alpine lake sediments can however have many different origins, which may induce errors in paleoenvironmental reconstructions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Effects of herbivory on arctic and alpine vegetation

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Botaniska institutionen

    Author : Åsa Lindgren; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; herbivory; reindeer; rodents; functional traits; plant species composition; arctic; alpine; tundra; seed limitation; Carex bigelowii; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi; Plant Ecology; växtekologi;

    Abstract : The distribution of plant species and functional traits in alpine and arctic environments are determined by abiotic conditions, but also by biotic interactions. In this thesis, I investigate interactions among plants and herbivory effects on plant community composition and plant functional traits in three different regions: Swedish Lapland, Beringia (USA/Russia) and Finnmark (Norway). READ MORE