Search for dissertations about: "River and culture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 swedish dissertations containing the words River and culture.

  1. 1. And Through Flows the River Archaeology and the Pasts of Lao Pako

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Afrikansk och jämförande arkeologi

    Author : Anna Källén; Uppsala universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; Lao Pako; Laos; Mainland Southeast Asia; archaeology; excavation; ceramics; iron production; ritual; gender; the past; time; postcolonial; critical theory; Arkeologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : This is a story about Lao Pako. Lao Pako is located on a small hill on the southern bank of the river Nam Ngum in central Laos. READ MORE

  2. 2. Agrarian settlements and hunting grounds : a study of the prehistoric culture systems in a north Swedish river valley

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Akademilitt

    Author : Klas-Göran Selinge; Stockholms universitet.; [1979]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Ljungan; Ljungadalen; Bebyggelse; Medelpad; Ångermanland; Sverige;

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  3. 3. Crossing the river by feeling the stones Approaches to Sustainable Urban Development in China

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Hongling Liu; KTH.; [2014]

    Abstract : China already has the highest numbe of,and largest cities in its history. According to recent statistics, Chinese cities were home to 52.6% of China’s total population at the end of 2012. READ MORE

  4. 4. Kinh Settlers in Viet Nam’s Northern Highlands Natural Resources Management in a Cultural Context

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Mats Lundberg; Anders Hjort af Ornäs; Hans Holmén; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Viet Nam; northern mountains; highlands; wet rice agriculture; upland agriculture; shifting cultivation; natural resources use; local knowledge; culture; ethnicity; Naturresurser; Vietnam; etniska grupper; INTERDISCIPLINARY RESEARCH AREAS Water in nature and society; TVÄRVETENSKAPLIGA FORSKNINGSOMRÅDEN Vatten i natur och samhälle;

    Abstract : This study deals with the Kinh (or Viet) majority people who have migrated from the lowland Red River Delta to the mountainous areas of northern Viet Nam, and their adjustment to a new social and physical environment. Its aim is to analyse the social and cultural consequences for these migrants when settling in communities populated with people who belong to the national ethnic minorities (the Tày, the Giay and the Ngan peoples). READ MORE

  5. 5. A Finance Model for the Built Cultural Heritage - Proposals for improvements of future Heritage Economics

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Ingela Pålsson Skarin; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Finance Model; Built Cultural Heritage; Heritage Economics; Accelerators; Emotional Accelerator; Financial Accelerator;

    Abstract : Abstract The new role of built cultural heritage, as an economic asset for development strategies and the widened definition of built heritage as a concept-, explains today’s affluence of sites. These can only be guaranteed with sufficient heritage funding. READ MORE