Search for dissertations about: "polar geopolitics"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words polar geopolitics.

  1. 1. The Northward Course of the Anthropocene Transformation, Temporality and Telecoupling in a Time of Environmental Crisis

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Eric Paglia; KTH.; Försvarshögskolan.; [2016]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History of Science; Technology and Environment; Historiska studier av teknik; vetenskap och miljö; Anthropocene; Arctic; Fernand Braudel; environmental and climate crisis; environmental history; expertise; polar geopolitics; securitization; Svalbard; telecoupling; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan; Statsvetenskap med inriktning mot krishantering och internationell samverkan;

    Abstract : The Arctic—warming at twice the rate of the rest of the planet—is a source of striking imagery of amplified environmental change in our time, and has come to serve as a spatial setting for climate crisis discourse. The recent alterations in the Arctic environment have also been perceived by some observers as an opportunity to expand economic exploitation. READ MORE