Search for dissertations about: "socio-political"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 81 swedish dissertations containing the word socio-political.

  1. 1. Heritage in Authority-Making Appropriating Interventions inThree Socio-Political Contexts

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Feras Hammami; KTH.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; heritage; meaning; authority; discourse; appropriation; historic environments; kulturarv; mening; auktoritet; diskurs; historisk miljö;

    Abstract : The perpetual evolution of the value of heritage in urban development is producing newsocio-spatial realities, shaped by different relationships of power at multiple scales.Heritage has always played an important role in the construction of individual andgroup identities, but is now increasingly seen as a capital for the making of cityidentity. READ MORE

  2. 2. Power, positionings and mathematics – discursive practices in mathematics teacher education Climbing Lion’s Head

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Mathematics and Science Education, Stockholm University

    Author : Kicki Skog; Stockholms universitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Mathematics teacher education; socio-political; power; positioning; ethnography; discourse; Mathematics Education; matematikämnets didaktik;

    Abstract : This is an ethnographic study from within mathematics teacher education in Sweden. A methodological insider approach enabled to view teacher education from the students’ perspectives, by focusing how discursive power-relations affected what becoming mathematics teachers brought forward as concerning during two years of education. READ MORE

  3. 3. Advancing Bioenergy in Europe: Exploring bioenergy systems and socio-political issues

    University dissertation from KFS AB

    Author : Kes McCormick; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bioenergy; Sustainable Development; Political and administrative sciences; Biomass; Renewable Energy; förvaltningskunskap; Statsvetenskap; Energy Policy; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Detta är en avhandling om bioenergi (eller biomassa som används för produktion av värme, el eller som drivmedel), om dess betydande potential och viktiga alternativ. Biomassa kan ses som solenergi som fångats genom fotosyntes och lagrats i växande biomassa. READ MORE

  4. 4. Where the Wind Blows the socio-political geography of wind power development in Finland, Norway and Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Johanna Liljenfeldt; Umeå universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and Economic Geography; kulturgeografi; wind power; planning; land use; participation; power relations; energy justice; mixed methods; Finland; Norway; Sweden;

    Abstract : This thesis analysis the planning process for large-scale wind power development in Finland, Norway and Sweden. The aim is to explore the emerging power relations and socio-economic dynamics of the negotiation, planning and realization of this new development. READ MORE

  5. 5. Resilient Landscapes: socio-environmental dynamics in the Shashi-Limpopo Basin, southern Zimbabwe c. AD 800 to the present

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Arkeologi

    Author : Munyaradze Manyanga; Uppsala universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : Archaeology; Shashi-Limpopo Basin; landscapes; perceptions; floodplains; wetlands; drylands; ecology; socio-political complexity; local knowledge; climate change; seasonal variability; resilience; southern Africa; Arkeologi; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : The general perception today is that the Shashi-Limpopo Basin in southern Africa is hot and dry and not conducive to human habitation. Today there is no doubt that the Shashi-Limpopo Basin has been home to many communities throughout the pre-historical period. READ MORE