Essays about: "swedish history"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 403 essays containing the words swedish history.

  1. 1. Narratives on ageing in the neighbouring country - An oral history study of first-generation Swedish Finns

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Saana Boahen; [2018-07-18]
    Keywords : narrative analysis; Swedish Finns; ageing migrants; national minority; feeling of belonging;

    Abstract : This paper intended to combine two strands of study: ageing and migration. The aim of the study was to examine, how do individuals belonging to the first-generation of Swedish Finns experience the changes that have taken place in their lives, after having migrated from Finland to Sweden as labour migrants in the 1960’s and 1970’s. READ MORE

  2. 2. Safety in public space : Exploring solutions around Tensta Centrum

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Maximilian Bengtsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Safety; Public space; People;

    Abstract : Public transport is widely used in Stockholm which means that the flow of people in the open spaces close to public transport nodes will always exist. Public safety is a social factor that are important for social sustainability and for people spending time in open spaces. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gravmonument i svenska parkmiljöer : idéer, ideal och formspråk

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Hanna Åberg; [2018]
    Keywords : gravar; tro; gravromantik; heliga lundar; Eden; Arkadien; Millesgården; Jacobsberg; Rosersberg; mortalitet;

    Abstract : Den här uppsatsen syftar till att besvara vilka idéer och ideal som kännetecknar gravmonument i svenska parkmiljö samt hur de har utformats genom historien. En litteraturstudie har utförts baserad på tvärvetenskaplig västerländsk litteratur med avsikt att förstå de influenser som format svenska gravmonument i parkmiljö. READ MORE

  4. 4. Kunskapsförändringar i svenska trädgårdshandböcker, 1840-1950

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Andreas Sahlqvist; [2018]
    Keywords : trädgårdshandbok; fruktträdsodling; 1840-1950; skötsel; etablering; kunskapsförändringar; trädflytt; konstgödsel; trädgårdshistoria;

    Abstract : “Change of knowledge in Swedish gardening handbooks from 1840 to 1950” is a bachelor thesis in Landscape architecture at the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences at the location Alnarp. The intent of the thesis is to investigate the knowledge and competence development within gardening handbooks in Sweden during the period of 1840 to 1950. READ MORE

  5. 5. "There's no I in team" : A study of roles of civil society in Holmsund, and it’s connection to constructions of Holmsund

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Kulturgeografi

    Author : Irma Olofsson; [2018]
    Keywords : civic engagement; civil society; centre-periphery; radical democracy; spatialized power relations;

    Abstract : The civil society and civic engagement is a prerequisite for democracy (Putnam, 1994), and in the form of the popular movements it has in many ways defined the Swedish democracy. This thesis focuses on the locality Holmsund located in the municipality of Umeå, Holmsund has a history that are in ways defined by activeness from civil society in similarity with many other places in Sweden (Ambjörnsson, 2001). READ MORE