Essays about: "Military Geography"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Military Geography.

  1. 1. Requirements for Cross Country Movement in Land Warfare

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Mårten Wicander; [2018]
    Keywords : Cross-Country Movement; Command; Control and Communication Systems; GIS; Military Geography; Military Technology;

    Abstract : In modern military operations, the usage of command, control and communication systems is ever increasing, where Geographical Information Systems are used to increase the commanders’ situational awareness. The use of cross-country movement models in a Geographical Information System can further aid commanders in their decision-making and narrow down possible advancements on the battlefield. READ MORE

  2. 2. Solving the Rubik's Cube of European Security Strategy - Strategic Culture in the European External Action Service

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hannes Floman; [2017-11-14]
    Keywords : EU; European External Action Service; EEAS; European foreign policy; European foreign and security policy; European security policy; european; european policy; security; strategic culture; epistemic communities; integrated approach;

    Abstract : A rapidly changing, increasingly complex and contentious global security environment has led to the European Union re-assessing its role as a strategic actor through the drafting of 2016’s new security strategy: the European Global Strategy. The new strategy has furthermore been followed by a number of initiatives to strengthen the military dimension of the EU. READ MORE

  3. 3. State Sector Relocations in Sweden : A Municipality-Level Panel Data Analysis on the Effects of Relocation on Regional Development

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Kulturgeografi

    Author : Andreas Grennborg; [2017]
    Keywords : State sector relocation; Regional Development; New Economic Geography; New regionalism; Endogenous growth; Panel data;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the effects that state sector relocations have on regional development in Sweden are investigated. In January 2017, a government report was released, suggesting the relocation of 10 000 state sector jobs from the capital of Stockholm to other parts of Sweden in order to enhance the preconditions for regional development in the destination localities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Military and Nature : An environmental history of Swedish military landscapes

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Henrik Strömsten; [2016]
    Keywords : Military landscapes; Military geography; Swedish military; Historical ecology; Event ecology; Discourse analysis; Environmentalism; Militära landskap; Militärgeografi; Svensk militär; Historisk ekologi; Diskursanalys; Naturvård;

    Abstract : This thesis, an environmental history of a selected number of Swedish military training environments, is based on observation of military landscapes with a permanent presence of military-related objects and activities, all of which leave their traces in the environment, and how continued military activity is legitimised with environmental arguments. By also observing military policies and documents, I look into how the Swedish military frame their own training environments, and how ‘environmentalist’ discourses is adopted to justify past and present activities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Urban land-use planning using Geographical Information System and Analytical Hierarchy Process : case study Dhaka city

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Kazi Masel Ullah; [2014]
    Keywords : land-use planning; AHP; Physical Geography and Ecosystem analysis; GIS; urban planning; land suitability; Dhaka city; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Urban land-use planning, which is a useful tool for the sustainable development of a city, is a complex decision making process. However, the modern GIS technologies facilitate such complex jobs in two ways – (i) GIS allows to work with large numbr of datasets, (ii) a number of methods, techniques or models could be embeded in GIS for land-use suitability analysis. READ MORE