Essays about: "local literature of stress"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 20 essays containing the words local literature of stress.

  1. 1. Exploring complex pathways in the climate change, vulnerability and conflict nexus in Alta Verapaz, Guatemala

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Caroline Long; Markus Hatting; [2018]
    Keywords : Climate Change; Violent Conflict; Vulnerability; Adaptive Capacity; Fragility; Resilience; Governance; Land-grabbing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The climate change and conflict nexus has been the focus of much debate and speculation in academic circles as well as public discourse. Much of the existing research has been undertaken by studies using quantitative methods, which intend to prove or disprove the existence of a causal relationship. READ MORE

  2. 2. Lateral stability analysis of frames for civilianaircraft structures

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Mekanik och hållfasthetslära

    Author : Oscar Grossmann; [2017]
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    Abstract : The fuselage of a civilian airplane is a quite complex structure build from slendermembers and panels. Slender members are essential to minimize the weight of theairplane. These slender structures are at risk of buckling due to high compressiveloads. READ MORE

  3. 3. Biodiversitet i det urbana landskapet : implementering av ekologiskt hållbara miljöer i det urbana landskapet och dess inverkan på människans meningsskapande samt attityder

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

    Author : Rebecca Yttermalm; [2016]
    Keywords : biodiversitet; ekologiskt hållbara miljöer; ekologisk design; hållbar estetik; meningsskapande; attityder; urbana landskap; landskapsarkitektens yrkesroll;

    Abstract : Uppsatsen belyser ett viktigt problem, nämligen att det generellt kan konstateras att sättet de urbana landskapen utformas på idag varken gynnar den ekologiska hållbarheten eller biodiversiteten. På lång sikt skapas det stora problem då ett hållbart ekosystem samt biodiversitet lägger en stabil grund för att klara framtida klimatpåfrestningar. READ MORE

  4. 4. Community supported agriculture : in a Swedish context

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Mikaela Nilsson; Kajsa Wejåker; [2016]
    Keywords : alternative food production; local food systems; shared value; crowdfunding; relationship marketing;

    Abstract : Swedish agriculture faces new challenges on an aggregated level, as well as for individual farms. The number of farms in Sweden is decreasing, but the average size of farms is increasing. Much of the structured changed can be explained by the increase in global competition and the design of the CAP within the EU. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Reception of Mo Yan in the British and North American Literary Centers

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Victoria Xiaoyang Liu; [2015]
    Keywords : Mo Yan; reception; reader-response criticism; horizon of expectation; interpretive communities; Pascale Casanova; discourse; hegemony;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the two major conflicting modes of interpretation applied to Mo Yan’s literary texts diachronically and synchronically in order to reveal both the aesthetic imperative and the liberating force of the British and North American literary centers in receiving literature from the periphery. After an introduction to the centers’ disparate responses to the paradigmatic shift of the local Chinese literary trend in the 1980s, the thesis continues with a theoretical discussion on reader-response theory and the uneven power relations between the literary center and the periphery. READ MORE