Search for dissertations about: "brown"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 253 swedish dissertations containing the word brown.

  1. 1. The 2005 Hurricane Katrina response failure Seeing preparedness for foreseeable complex problems through a neo-institutional lens

    University dissertation from CRISMART/Radboud Universiteit

    Author : Christer Brown; Försvarshögskolan.; [2015]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan;

    Abstract : Governmental organisations often fail to prepare themselves adequately for complex problems such as natural disasters. This is remarkable because these threats are usually studied intensively and governments do develop plans for such situations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Anglo-French Relations and the Acadians in Canada's Maritime Literature: Issues of Othering and Transculturation

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Birgitta Brown; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Maritime Provinces; Acadie; othering; transculturation; colonialism; postcolonialism; Mary-Louise Pratt; Fernando Ortiz; Roland Walter; Sir Charles G. D. Roberts; Thomas Head Raddall; Antonine Maillet; Claude Le Bouthillier; David Adams Richards; Janice Kulyk Keefer; Jeannine Landry Thériault.;

    Abstract : Ph.D. dissertation at the University of Gothenburg, 2008 Title: Anglo-French Relations and the Acadians in Canada s Maritime Literature: Issues of Othering and Transculturation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Characterization of specific domains of the cellulose and chitin synthases from pathogenic oomycetes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Christian Brown; KTH.; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Cellulose biosynthesis; chitin biosynthesis; cellulose synthase genes; chitin synthase genes; oomycetes; Saprolegnia monoica; Microtubule Interacting and Trafficking MIT domain; Pleckstrin Homology PH domain; Biotechnology; Bioteknologi;

    Abstract : Some oomycetes species are severe pathogens of fish or crops. As such, they are responsible for important losses in the aquaculture industry as well as in agriculture. Saprolegnia parasitica is a major concern in aquaculture as there is currently no method available for controlling the diseases caused by this microorganism. READ MORE

  4. 4. Better Low-energy Buildings The Contribution of Environmental Rating Tools and Life-Cycle Approaches

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Nils Brown; KTH.; [2014]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Buildings; energy efficiency; life-cycle assessment; renovation; environmental rating tools;

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  5. 5. Studies of P-wave arrival parameters and lateral inhomogeneity in the earth

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : R. James Brown; Uppsala universitet.; [1972]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP;

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