Search for dissertations about: "Maps"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 585 swedish dissertations containing the word Maps.

  1. 1. Education through Maps : The Challenges of Knowing and Understanding the World

    Author : Pontus Hennerdal; Ulf Jansson; Bo Malmberg; Ann Grubbström; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; cartography; geography education; map projections; maps; place location knowledge; world maps; Sweden; kartografi; geografiundervisning; kartor; kartprojektioner; namngeografi; världskartor; Sverige; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis is to study, in relation to geography education and with a historical perspective, the challenges of knowing and understanding the world. The cases are all from Sweden. READ MORE

  2. 2. The constitutive power of maps in the Arctic

    Author : Helena Gonzales Lindberg; BECC - Biodiversity and Ecosystem services in a Changing Climate; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Maps; Power; Politics; Representation; Visual politics; Critical cartography; the Arctic; Google Maps; NSIDC; USGS; kartor; makt; politik; representationer; visuell politik; kritisk kartografi; Arktis; Google Maps; NSIDC; USGS;

    Abstract : As maps are widely used, circulated, and recognised, they have consequences for how people view and understand the world. They mediate political meaning-making and frame the conditions for political alternatives to emerge or to be silenced. READ MORE

  3. 3. Tight maps, a classification

    Author : Oskar Hamlet; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : Tight maps; Tight homomorphisms; Maximal representations; Toledo invariant; Bounded Kähler class; Hermitian symmetric spaces; Bounded cohomology; Hermitian symmetric spaces;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the classification of tight totally geodesic maps between Hermitian symmetric spaces of noncompact type. In Paper I we classify holomorphic tight maps. We introduce a new criterion for tightness of Hermitian regular subalgebras. READ MORE

  4. 4. Tight maps, a classification

    Author : Oskar Hamlet; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : Tight maps; Tight homomorphisms; Maximal representations; Continuous bounded cohomology; Kähler class; Kähler class;

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  5. 5. Viana maps and limit distributions of sums of point measures

    Author : Daniel Schnellmann; Michael Benedicks; Masato Tsujii; KTH; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Viana maps; absolutely continuous invariant measures; skew-products; quadratic maps; Bernoulli convolutions; absolute continuity; typical points; equidistributed sequences; uniformly distibuted sequences; Mathematical analysis; Analys;

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