Search for dissertations about: "socio-political"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 88 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; Göran Cars; Lars Orrskog; Kristina Grange; Laurajane Smith; [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; Annica Andersson; Astrid Pettersson; David Wagner; [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; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Bioenergy; Sustainable Development; Political and administrative sciences; Biomass; Renewable Energy; förvaltningskunskap; Statsvetenskap; Energy Policy; Social sciences; Samhällsvetenskaper;

    Abstract : This thesis concentrates on bioenergy (or biomass utilised for heat, electricity and fuels for transport) as a renewable energy with significant potentials and options. Biomass can be considered as 'stored' solar energy because the process of photosynthesis 'captures' energy from the sun in growing plants. 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; Örjan Pettersson; Kerstin Westin; Olof Stjernström; Peter Schmitt; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; wind power; planning; land use; participation; power relations; energy justice; mixed methods; Finland; Norway; Sweden; Social and Economic Geography; kulturgeografi;

    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. 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; Örjan Pettersson; Kerstin Westin; Olof Stjernström; Peter Schmitt; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; wind power; planning; land use; participation; power relations; energy justice; mixed methods; Finland; Norway; Sweden; Social and Economic Geography; kulturgeografi;

    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