Search for dissertations about: "town formation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words town formation.

  1. 1. People in Between : Ethncity and Material Identity, a New Approach to Deconstructed Concepts

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala UniversitetInstitutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Charlotta Hillerdal; Södertörns högskola.; Uppsala universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies; ethnicity; materiality; cultural identity; cultural practice; Viking Age; Varangians; Russia; Métis; Canada; colonialism; post-colonial; Romantic philosophy; indigenous; Ruhnu; Estonia; authenticity; national identity; Viking Age towns; Scandinavia; town formation; discontinuity; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects Archaeology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen Arkeologi; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Abstract : In questions concerning ethnicity and cultural identity in prehistory, there is a great divide between the conclusions maintained on a theoretical level of discussion and the interpretations given to material remains, when these theories are practiced on the archaeological material. Inherited scientific and political structures, usage and ideas contribute to our understanding of ethnicity and the everyday use of the concept, and influence archaeological interpretations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Class, Place and Identity in a Satellite Town

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Acta Universitatis Stockholmiensis

    Author : Elias le Grand; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; class; identity; place; chav; stigma; symbolic boundaries; youths; moral panics; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Sociology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Sociologi; Sociology; sociologi;

    Abstract : The central aim of this study is to examine processes of identity formation among white, working-class youths in a marginalized area located on the outskirts of South London. It is primarily based on long-term ethnographic fieldwork but also on analyses of web sites, newspapers and popular culture. READ MORE

  3. 3. Steal this place : the aesthetics of tactical formlessness and "The Free Town of Christiania"

    University dissertation from Dept. of Landscape Planning, Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

    Author : Maria Hellström; Malmö University.; Malmö University.; [2006]
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; HUMANITIES and RELIGION; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; activism; planning; urbanism; aesthetics;

    Abstract : The study addresses processes of urban formation and aestheticization with the point of departure in the self-organizing activist community in Copenhagen, "The Free Town of Christiania". The working hypothesis of the study is that an actualization of urban activist practices of representation will lead to a different conception of spatial development than the one presently dominating the field of urban planning. READ MORE

  4. 4. Paleomagnetic studies of Jurassic to Tertiary rocks in Jamaica and Cuba

    University dissertation from Luleå : Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Carlos Cruz Ferrán; [2000]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Applied Geophysics; Tillämpad geofysik;

    Abstract : Paleomagnetic studies have been performed on Jurassic to Tertiary rocks in Cuba and Jamaica. Samples of predominantly volcanic and sedimentary rocks were collected at 73 sites and the study included 792 samples. READ MORE

  5. 5. Chalcopyrite (Bio)leaching in Sulphate Solutions An Investigation into Hindered Dissolution with a Focus on Solution Redox Potential

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Seyed Mohammad Khoshkhoo Sany; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Process Metallurgy; Processmetallurgi;

    Abstract : Chalcopyrite (CuFeS2) is the most abundant and the most economically important copper mineral. Increasing worldwide demand for copper accompanied by exhaustion of copper resources necessitate the development of new processes for treating lower-grade copper ores. READ MORE