Essays about: "Brazil"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 364 essays containing the word Brazil.

  1. 1. What constitutes right-wing extremism? - An analysis of three European political parties

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Erik Mellander; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The end of World War II resulted in the dissolvent of the German Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei (NSDAP) and the Italian Partito Nazionale Fascista (PNF). The strength of fascist and national socialist ideologies was significantly weakened after the war. READ MORE

  2. 2. The introduction of the Africanised honey bee: A stinging menace or a blessing of the Americas? : a comparison of the Brazilian and USA beekeeping experiences

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Jorge Antonio Moreno Reategui; [2020]
    Keywords : Beekeeping Social field; Africanised honey bee; qualitative and quantitative research methodology;

    Abstract : In 1956, Brazilian scientist Warwick Estevam Kerr, introduced queens of the African honey bee (AHB) from South Africa to breed with European honey bees (EHB) in order to improve honey production in Brazil. Some of the AHB swarmed by accident out of the experimental apiary, located in Rio Claro-São Paulo State, and started to spread. READ MORE

  3. 3. Location decisions regarding forest plantations in Brazil : Which aspects are important to actors in the Brazilian tree industry?

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Nilsson Lannerstedt; [2020]
    Keywords : Eucalyptus; sustainable development; land use; decision-making; policy; legislation; independent forest certification; economic sustainability; environmental sustainability; social sustainability;

    Abstract : Brazilian productive forest plantations and sustainability is a continuous subject of debate, since such forest plantations constitute an increasing proportion of the Brazilian forest cover, and because of documented instances where some establishments have resulted in negative impacts on local ecosystems and communities. Meanwhile, balancing economic, environmental and social sustainability is becoming an important concern in industrial decision-making given the increasing importance of the global sustainability goals. READ MORE

  4. 4. Steel Database Analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljö- och energisystem

    Author : Ingrid Torstensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Steel industry; Plantfacts; blast furnace; electric arc furnace; steel making processes; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : I detta examensarbete undersöks databasen Plantfacts som innehåller data om stålverk från hela världen. Syftet med detta är att utvärdera om det finns en koppling mellan primärt och sekundärt producerat stål och olika typer av stålverk i downstream-processer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Selection into Internal Migration. Evidence from Brazil.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen

    Author : Johanna Fink; [2019]
    Keywords : Migration; internal migration; Brazil; selection; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates internal migrant selection and migrant sorting among the Brazilian working age population between 2007 and 2014. The study tests the validity of the Borjas model, that predicts variation in migration probability across education levels. A twofold empirical analysis is performed. READ MORE