Search for dissertations about: "environmental norms"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 swedish dissertations containing the words environmental norms.

  1. 1. Innovation Processes and Environmental Planning Science and Technology Policies in a Regional Context

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH

    Author : Katarina Larsen; KTH.; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Innovation; environmental planning; science and technology parks; strategic environmental research; environmental procurement; futures studies; TECHNOLOGY Other technology Environmental engineering; TEKNIKVETENSKAP Övriga teknikvetenskaper Miljöteknik;

    Abstract : The understanding of environmental change and how it is influenced by innovation processes and advances in science and technology is multifaceted given the inherent uncertainty of the pace and direction of technology change, but also given the limits to anticipate future environmental effects of new technology.The doctoral thesis is organised in two parts. READ MORE

  2. 2. National Appropriateness of International Climate Policy Frameworks in India, Brazil, and South Africa

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Prabhat Upadhyaya; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Policy process; Institutions; Domestic Politics; Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions; National; Climate Policy; India; Brazil; South Africa; Institutional Capacity; Norms; Nationally Determined Contributions; Policyprocess; Institutioner; Nationellt Lämpliga Utsläppsminskande Åtgärder; Nationell; Klimatpolicy; Indien; Brasilien; Sydafrika; Institutionell kapacitet; Nationellt Fastställda Bidrag.;

    Abstract : How does the international climate policy frameworks influence the domestic institutional responses to climate mitigation in emerging economies? And how, in turn, do domestic institutions and politics in emerging economies influence the fate of international climate policy frameworks? The thesis provides answers to these questions by studying domestic engagements with Nationally Appropriate Mitigation Actions in three emerging economies – India, Brazil, and South Africa. The thesis specifically studies how these engagements were influenced by the domestic institutional context provided by national climate policy, norms, and institutional capacity in the three countries. READ MORE

  3. 3. State Learning and Role Playing : : International environmental cooperation in the Arctic Council

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Sandra Engstrand; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Learning; international cooperation; role theory; arguing; symbolic interactionism; environmental norms; the Arctic Council; the Arctic; International relation IR ; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; International cooperation; Environmental norms; International Relations IR ; Role theory; The Arctic Council;

    Abstract : Den här avhandlingen undersöker staters interaktion som en social läroprocess, i syfte att förstå hur stater lär sig om miljönormer. Detta sker genom en konstruktivistisk ansats och mer specifikt ett roll-teoretiskt perspektiv, där en roll förstås som statens repertoar av beteende, jämsides dess funktion i en social interaktionskontext. READ MORE

  4. 4. Psychological perspectives on environmetal policy measures: The role of values, norms, and attitudes

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Vasastadens bokbinderi

    Author : Andreas Nilsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; values; norms; attitudes; climatechange; environmental policy; environmental valiation;

    Abstract : The major aim of this thesis is to investigate how psychological, and especially social psychological, concepts and theories may enhance the understanding of peoples reactions to issues relevant for environmental policy measures. More specifically, the aim is to investigate antecedents of attitudes towards policy measures as well as antecedents to people’s valuation of environmental resources. READ MORE

  5. 5. Attitudes towards environmental policy measures: The role of value systems and norms

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Author : Andreas Nilsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Values; norms; attitudes; attitude function; climate change; environmental policy;

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