Search for dissertations about: "displacement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 556 swedish dissertations containing the word displacement.

  1. 1. Boundaries of displacement Belonging and Return among Forcibly Displaced Young Georgians from Abkhazia

    University dissertation from Östersund : Mittuniversitetet

    Author : Minna Lundgren; Mittuniversitetet.; [2016]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Georgia; Abkhazia; Caucasus; IDP; internal displacement; return; forced displacement; youth; border; riskscapes; uncertainty;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores the implications of borders and boundaries for how forcibly displaced young Georgians from Abkhazia understand issues of belonging and return. My theoretical framework draws from theories on home and belonging as well as theories on border and boundary making, and locates them in geographies of uncertainty – or riskscapes – areas characterized by conflict and/or inequality. READ MORE

  2. 2. Displacement electrophoresis : some theoretical considerations and preparative biochemical applications

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Lars-Göran Öfverstedt; Uppsala universitet.; [1983]

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  3. 3. Second home tourism The root to displacement in Sweden?

    University dissertation from Umeå : Kulturgeografi

    Author : Roger Marjavaara; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; second homes; displacement; tourism; mobility; Stockholm archipelago; Sweden.; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Human geography; economic geography Economic geography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi Ekonomisk geografi;

    Abstract : During certain seasons, rural and peripheral locations with significant numbers of second homes become the destination for major traffic and commodity flows. The outcome of this seasonal flow can be somewhat problematic and cause conflicts. READ MORE

  4. 4. Movement patterns and displacement of a soil insect

    University dissertation from Elna Nilsson, Ekologihuset, Sölvegatan 37, 223 62 Lund

    Author : Elna Nilsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2004]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; attraction; repellence; fatty acid; Ecology; Ekologi; alarm; autoregressive model; autocorrelation; random walk; Protaphorura armata; Collembola; migration; dispersal; movement; displacement;

    Abstract : Movement and dispersal are important determinants of the spatial distribution and persistence of animal populations in a heterogeneous environment. I studied the small-scale movement pattern of a soil-living insect, Protaphorura armata (Collembola) by using a video-equipment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Internal Migration of Natives and Immigrants Following Job Displacement

    University dissertation from Göteborg

    Author : Anders Boman; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; internal migration; ethnic enclaves; displacement; discrete time duration;

    Abstract : In this paper discrete-time duration analysis is used to identify differences in the internal migration of immigrants and natives following job displacement. Human capital theory presents us with two hypotheses. READ MORE