Sökning: "Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography"
Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 33 avhandlingar innehållade orden Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography.
Sammanfattning : Place branding is commonly conceptualized with a focus on big cities, such as London, New York and Singapore, building from concepts and models from mainstream branding theory. In contrast to such conceptualizations, this thesis focuses on place branding in small and medium-sized cities. LÄS MER
2. Genusstrukturer och lokala välfärdsmodeller : Fyra kommuner möter omvandlingen av den offentliga sektorn
Sammanfattning : The overall purpose of this thesis is to analyse recent changes in the preconditions for theproduction of public services and their impact upon, specifically, women's jobopportunities in local labour markets. The effects of these changes on the largest segmentof women's labour market, i. e. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Indigenous tourism is an expansive sector in the growing tourism industry. The Sami people living in Sápmi in northern Europe have started to engage in tourism, particularly in view of the rationalised and modernised methods of reindeer herding. Sami tourism offers job opportunities and enables the spreading of information. LÄS MER
4. Pastoralists and the Environmental State : A study of ecological resettlement in Inner Mongolia, China
Sammanfattning : China's quest for sustainable development has given birth to a set of contested ‘ecological construction’ programmes. Focusing on ‘ecological resettlement’, a type of policy measure in a programme for restoring degraded grasslands, this thesis sets out a critical analysis in opposition to the dominant technical and managerial approaches to understanding environmentalisation. LÄS MER
Sammanfattning : Gnosjö is a place in Sweden which is commonly associated with successful entrepreneurship and a large number of self-employed. The representations of this place are widely spread and well established. The aim of the dissertation is to examine the discourse of Gnosjö from a gender perspective. LÄS MER