Essays about: "saxony"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the word saxony.

  1. 1. Why do Host Populations Turn against Refugees? : The Role of Knowledge Deficit and Relative Deprivation in Anti-Refugee Mobilisation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : Anna Gleiser; [2019]
    Keywords : Anti-Refugee Violence; Anti-Refugee Mobilisation; Knowledge Deficit; Relative Deprivation; Contact Hypothesis; Germany; Saxony; North Rhine-Westphalia;

    Abstract : The numbers of people on the move, fleeing from conflict, persecution and violence is increasing and so is the level of violence against those most vulnerable persons. The question why host populations turn against refugees in liberal European democracies as isolated phenomenon has, to my knowledge, not experienced great academic attention. READ MORE

  2. 2. Developing a model for risk assessment of arsenic exposure in agricultural regions of Europe

    University essay from KTH/Hållbarhet och miljöteknik

    Author : Supritha Vijayakumar; [2018]
    Keywords : Arsenic; Europe; AgriAs; exposure modelling; risk assessment;

    Abstract : Arsenic (As) exposure is a cause of growing global concern. Exposure to As leads to various problems and can be fatal as well. Exposure to arsenic can be due to contact with various components of the environment that are contaminated by As. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Complexity of Rehabilitation in Open and Closed Prison Setting

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Lana Osment; [2018]
    Keywords : closed prisons; open prisons; Germany; rehabilitation; social workers; Foucault; discipline; punishment; disciplinary power; bio-power; surveillance.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In Germany, prisoners have a constitutional right to rehabilitation (“resocialization”). In the Lebach judgment of 1973, a landmark ruling that served as the basis for the 1976 Prison Act (Strafvollzugsgesetz [StVollzG]), rehabilitation was seen by the German Federal Constitutional Court as part of the guaranteed rights of prisoners to retain their human dignity (Dünkel & van Zyl Smit, 2007, p. READ MORE

  4. 4. Separated by gender? A contribution to the debate on Roman Imperial Period burial grounds in northern Germany

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antikens kultur

    Author : Rebecka Jonsson; [2016]
    Keywords : Archaeology; gender; Roman Imperial Period; GIS; Elbe Germanic people; burial ground analysis; intersectionality; genderscript; spatial analysis;

    Abstract : This study concerns 28 Roman Iron Age Germanic burial grounds located in proximity to the river Elbe (dt. "Elbegermanen"). READ MORE

  5. 5. It’s a free-for-all : who owns soil ecosystem services on agricultural land?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Dennis Roitsch; [2016]
    Keywords : soil natural capital; saxony; common agricultural policy; property rights; sustainability science; payments for ecosystem services; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Soils provide the foundation for human well-being but are increasingly degrading from land use change or types of intensive land use like agriculture. In Europe, soil natural capital is degrading over time and space because of compaction, erosion, and the loss of organic matter. READ MORE