Essays about: "example of local study in thesis"

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  1. 1. Degrowth in Swedish Climate Politics

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Andrine Allansson; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : climate change; consumption; degrowth; economy; growth; politics; technology;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the most pressing problems of the contemporary world and has lead to a number of global agreements aimed at solving the situation. In doing so, sustainable development and economic growth are usually the promoted solutions, with the argument that it will lead to increased well-being and environmental protection. READ MORE

  2. 2. Heinrich’s Local Rationality: Shouldn’t ‘New View’ Thinkers Ask Why Things Made Sense To Him?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Carsten Busch; [2019]
    Keywords : Heinrich; safety; science; new view; local rationality; causation; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Herbert William Heinrich is one of the most influential pioneers within safety. His concepts, originally from the late 1920s, influence safety practice and theory, even today. In recent years, Heinrich’s legacy received increasing critique, also from contemporary safety authors that generally are counted among the ‘new view’. READ MORE

  3. 3. Livet i mellanrummen : vardagslivet i en småort

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

    Author : Viktor Botvidsson; [2019]
    Keywords : community; plats; identitet; bruksanda; globalisering; vardagsliv;

    Abstract : Många småorter bär på en framgångsrik historia. De har ofta växt upp runt en lokal industri, en järnväg eller varit centrum för landsbygdskommuner. Inträdet i en ny tid präglad av globalisering och konsumtion har dock gjort dem marginaliserade och istället har de blivit monu-ment för en tid som inte längre är. READ MORE

  4. 4. Disciplining coal resistance : the dynamics of violence and power in disciplining the resistance against the Hambach coal mine in Germany

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

    Author : Vera Schumann; [2019]
    Keywords : resistance; disciplining dissent; violence; Galtung; power; climate justice;

    Abstract : With climate change being one of the biggest challenges our society is faced with, resistance against fossil fuel companies is on the rise. One such example is the resistance against the Hambach coal mine close to Cologne in Western Germany which is the world’s largest opencast lignite mine. READ MORE

  5. 5. Charge transport in a Hubbard-Holstein junction: Preliminary results from a DFT approach.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Matematisk fysik; Lunds universitet/Fysiska institutionen

    Author : Eric Ceccarelli; [2019]
    Keywords : Density functional theory; DFT; Hubbard-Holstein; Hubbard-Holstein model; HH; Quantum transport; Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : Many-body systems are extremely complicated to describe due to mutual interactions between the constituent particles. This is for example the case of systems with electron-electron (e-e) and electron-phonon (e-ph) interactions. READ MORE