Search for dissertations about: "Political ecology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 swedish dissertations containing the words Political ecology.

  1. 1. Being political in the media – Political identities in journalistic and Twitter discourse

    University dissertation from Göteborgs universitet

    Author : Gustav Persson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; political identities; critical discourse analysis; subjectivity; activism; political engagement;

    Abstract : This thesis is about the role of media discourse in shaping the political identities of those who want to be heard in public. The ways in which people are able to speak, know, and feel in political situations have important implications for how we conceive of the possibilities to be engaged in contemporary democracy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Conditions of ‘Sustainability’ The Case of Climate Change Adaptation in Sweden

    University dissertation from Karlstad : Karlstads universitet

    Author : David Olsson; Mikael Granberg; Line Säll; Stig Montin; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; climate change adaptation; resilience; vulnerability; sustainability; transformation; governing; policy analysis; Bacchi; WPR; discourse analysis; governmentality; political ecology; climate justice; phronesis; climate change; environmental politics; sustainable development; Statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : By describing climate change as one of the greatest challenges of our time, the Swedish government has expressed a commitment to climate change adaptation as an integral part of the country’s sustainable development efforts. Sweden has also been portrayed as a frontrunner of climate policy and sustainable development. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Regime Environment of Environmental Regimes: Conceptualizing, Theorizing and and Examining Conflicts among International Regimes on Environmental Issues

    University dissertation from University of Tübingen

    Author : Fariborz Zelli; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; UNFCCC; Kyoto protocol; WTO; WTO law; WTO dispute resolution; International Trade; Trade and environment; CBD; Biodiversity; institutional theory; neo-institutionalism; institutional analysis; international organizations; ozone; Climate governance; global governance; Sustainable development; Political economy; political ecology; trade barriers;

    Abstract : The thesis scrutinizes an emerging phenomenon in international relations: the increase in functional overlaps among international regimes. I approach this young field of study in three consecutive parts. The first part conceptualizes regime overlaps as ‘regime conflicts’. READ MORE

  4. 4. Linking movement ecology with the management of mobile species : managing moose in Sweden

    University dissertation from ; Department of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Andrew Allen; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : A central goal in conserving, or managing, biodiversity is to identify the spatial scale of management. Traditional approaches like protected areas aim to delineate boundaries, within which species are managed. These boundaries are set using, among others, species richness targets and political borders, but often fail to consider species movements. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Bias of the World : Theories of Unequal Exchange in History

    University dissertation from Human Ecology Division, Lund University

    Author : John Brolin; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; History and philosophy of the social sciences; Contemporary history since 1914 ; Ecology; political ecology; ecological footprint; emergy; underconsumptionism; post-Keynesian; unlimited supplies of labour; Prebisch-Singer; centre-periphery; terms of trade; staple thesis; ecologial economics; Marxist economics; classical economics; history of political economy; mercantilism; non-equvalent exchange; unequal exchange; Economics; econometrics; economic theory; economic systems; economic policy; Nationalekonomi; ekonometri; ekonomisk teori; ekonomiska system; ekonomisk politik; Nutidshistoria från 1914 ; Ekologi; Samhällsvetenskapernas historia och filosofi;

    Abstract : This is a history of theories and theorists of unequal exchange. Starting with mercantilists and Richard Cantillon's theory based on land values, it briefly covers the early Classical economists and Gerald Fitzhugh. READ MORE