Search for dissertations about: "adaptation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1156 swedish dissertations containing the word adaptation.

  1. 1. Adaptation, now? Exploring the Politics of Climate Adaptation through Poststructuralist Discourse Theory

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Elise Remling; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Climate change adaptation; Adaptation policy development; Politics of adaptation; Discourse; Poststructuralist Discourse Theory; Logics of Critical Explanation; Discourse Analysis; European Union; Germany; Qualitative policy analysis; Critical policy studies; Fantasy; Depoliticisation; Environmental Studies; Miljövetenskapliga studier; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : Increasing evidence of anthropogenic climate change and the recognition that warming is likely to go beyond 2°C raises the need for responses that help people cope with the anticipated changes. The rise of attention to so-called climate adaptation on political agendas at the local, national and international scale has come about with a hastily growing field of academic knowledge production. READ MORE

  2. 2. Human Adaptation to Danger

    University dissertation from Swedish National Defence College, Järnvägsgatan 6, SE-652 25 Karlstad

    Author : Claes Wallenius; Försvarshögskolan.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2001]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Ledarskap under påfrestande förhållanden; Ledarskap under påfrestande förhållanden; Peacekeeping; Disaster; Earthquake; Life-Threat; Danger; Stress; Reactions; Performance; Adaptation; Coping;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish "Så det var, vad ska vi kalla det för, chefskräck. (... READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring Collaboration Between the Fire and Rescue Service and New Actors : Cost-efficiency and Adaptation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Weinholt Åsa; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Fire and rescue service; emergency services; collaboration; new actors; first responders; costefficiency; adaptation;

    Abstract : The emergency services serves an important purpose in society by ensuring that people in need, regardless of their geographical location, receives help when they fall victims to undesirable incidents. Existing resources are however often limited and concentrated to urban areas making travel distances to remote areas long. READ MORE

  4. 4. Embedded in a context the adaptation of immigrant youth

    University dissertation from Örebro : Örebro universitet

    Author : Ylva Svensson; Örebro universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; immigrant youth; adaptation; development; settings; contextual features; linkage; Psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : With rising levels of immigration comes a need to know what fosters positive adaptation for the youth growing up in a new culture of settlement.The issue is increasingly studied; however, little of the research conducted has combined a developmental with a contextual approach. READ MORE

  5. 5. Building muscle a translation of training adaptation

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Niklas Boman; Umeå universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Training; adaptation; muscle; human; hypertrophy; testosterone; fysiologi; Physiology;

    Abstract : Training is preparation for what is expected to come through utilization of the plastic and resistive features of nature, known as adaptation. As such, training in humans may have a number of desired goals. These are typically related to sports performance or education. Whatever the goal, a plan needs to be made for reaching it. READ MORE