Search for dissertations about: "RISE"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1859 swedish dissertations containing the word RISE.

  1. 1. Bispidine Derivatives : Synthesis and Interactions with Lewis Acids

    Author : Lauri Toom; Adolf Gogoll; Helena Grennberg; Frode Rise; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Organic chemistry; bispidines; NMR; basicity; structural information; palladium; complexes; Organisk kemi; Organic chemistry; Organisk kemi;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the improved synthesis and investigations into the properties of some 3,7-diazabicyclo[3.3.1]nonane (bispidine) derivatives are described. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Rise of Online Counterpublics? : The Limits of Inclusion in a Digital Age

    Author : Malin Holm; Elin Bjarnegård; PerOla Öberg; Alexandra Segerberg; Elizabeth Evans; Uppsala universitet; []
    Keywords : counterpublics; counterpublic theory; privilege; intersectionality; feminism; antifeminism; digital media; online platforms; comment sections; blogs; Twitter; Statskunskap; Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how online platforms mediate the reproduction of privilege, by employing the concept of counterpublics. The term, which has been central to the feminist critique of mainstream public sphere theory, denotes the alternative publics that emerge in response to various exclusions by dominant publics with the goal of targeting and influencing the same. READ MORE

  3. 3. Conceptual Politics in Practice : How Soft Power Changed the World

    Author : Stephanie Christine Winkler; Mark Rhinard; Linus Hagström; Patrick Thaddeus Jackson; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; academia policy nexus; alliance; China; concepts; critical concept studies; decline; feedback loops; interaction effects; International Relations; Japan; power shift; power; reification; rise; science; security; sharp power; smart power; soft power; travel; United States; International Relations; internationella relationer;

    Abstract : Concepts are a key feature of academic research and international politics. Despite the fact that interpreting, classifying and communicating the world through concepts has far-reaching social and political consequences, their various roles and complex dynamics remain poorly understood in International Relations (IR). READ MORE

  4. 4. Response of glaciers to climate change : Mass balance sensitivity, sea level rise and runoff

    Author : Mattias de Woul; Regine Hock; Peter Jansson; Margareta Hansson; Roger J. Braithwaite; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; glacier; mass balance modelling; mass balance sensitivity; sea level rise; glacial runoff; Hofsjökull; Storglaciären; Physical geography; Naturgeografi; Physical Geography; naturgeografi;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to enhance our understanding of the response of glaciers to climate change. Global sea level is affected by changes in glacier ice volume, and melt-water from glaciers is a principal water source in many regions. READ MORE

  5. 5. Can Imagination Give Rise to Knowledge?

    Author : Madeleine Hyde; Anandi Hattiangadi; Mikael Janvid; Amy Kind; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; imagination; knowledge; belief; justification; Philosophy; filosofi;

    Abstract : My thesis centres on the question of whether imaginative states can give rise to knowledge - including whether, and the extent to which, imaginative states can justify beliefs. Across seven chapters, I answer that imaginative states can indeed give rise to knowledge. The first and final chapters introduce and summarise the thesis. READ MORE