Sökning: "Amazonia"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 13 avhandlingar innehållade ordet Amazonia.

  1. 1. I Am Tsunki : Gender and Shamanism among the Shuar of Western Amazonia

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Marie Perruchon; Uppsala universitet.; [2003]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Cultural anthropology; Shuar; gender; shamanism; Amazonia; missionaries; spirits; animism; anthropology of the everyday; complementarity; discourses; entheogenic experience; Kulturantropologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology Cultural anthropology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi Kulturantropologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology;

    Sammanfattning : In this work, Perruchon brings together what is generally treated as two distinct domains of analysis: gender and shamanism. She investigates the relationship between gender and achievement of power through the shaman’s role in Shuar society. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Nature and Culture in Prehistoric Amazonia Using G.I.S. to reconstruct ancient ethnogenetic processes from archaeology, linguistics, geography, and ethnohistory

    Detta är en avhandling från Human Ecology Division, Lund University

    Författare :Love Eriksen; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Amazonia; archaeology; linguistics; anthropology; geography; ethnohistory; Arawak; GIS; ethnogenesis; terra preta; pre-Columbian; ethnicity; regional exchange system; material culture;

    Sammanfattning : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen undersöker sociokulturell och lingvistisk utveckling i det förkolumbianska Amazonområdet, med särskild fokus på perioden 500 f.Kr. till år 1500. Genom att sammanföra och analysera data från arkeologi, lingvistik, etnohistoria, etnografi och geografi i ett Geografiskt Informationssystem (G. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The implementation of international regimes : The case of the Amazon Cooperation Treaty

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Mikael Román; Uppsala universitet.; [1998]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Political science; International Regimes; Implementation; Results; Policy Analysis; Amazonia; Environment; Development; National Security; Statsvetenskap; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; statskunskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : The dissertation seeks to discern the political and administrative factors that determine the results of international environment and development policies. On the one hand, it makes a contribution to the broader theoretical debate on international regimes by combining regime theory and theories on domestic policy results into an integrated framework for the analysis of international policy results (theoretical objective). LÄS MER

  4. 4. Personhood and human-spirit relations among the Yuracaré of the Bolivian Amazon

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis

    Författare :Annica Djup; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2007]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; anthropology; Amazonia; Bolivia; Yuracaré; personhood; soul; body; gender; human-spirit-relations; cosmology; animism.;

    Sammanfattning : This anthropological dissertation is based on fieldwork carried out among Yuracaré people in the Bolivian Amazon. The study explores local conceptions of personhood and human-spirit relations by looking into Yuracaré life cycle practices and associated ideas, particularly in connection with birth, girls’ initiation (menarche), illness and death. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Influence of Sea Surface Temperature on Rainfall and Runof in Northeastern South America: Analysis and Modeling

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Water Resources Engineering, Lund Institute of Technology, Lund University

    Författare :Cintia Bertacchi Uvo; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [1998]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; kartografi; marklära; geomorfologi; Fysisk geografi; climatology; pedology; cartography; Physical geography; geomorphology; sea surface temperature; rainfall-runoff; Amazonia; precipitation; Northeast Brazil; klimatologi; Geophysics; physical oceanography; meteorology; Geofysik; fysisk oceanografi; meteorologi; Hydrogeology; geographical and geological engineering; Hydrogeologi; teknisk geologi; teknisk geografi;

    Sammanfattning : This work represents an amalgam of a group of studies with the purpose of understanding the influence of the Pacific and Atlantic sea surface temperature on precipitation and river discharge in Northeastern South America. Sea surface temperature is a good representative of phenomena such as ENSO that, in turn, cause worldwide climate variability. LÄS MER