Sökning: "Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 33 avhandlingar innehållade orden Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography.

  1. 1. Geographies of Place Branding : Researching through small and medium sized cities

    Författare :Ida Andersson; Brita Hermelin; Gunnel Forsberg; Andy Pike; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; place branding; place marketing; small and medium sized cities; hotels; flagship buildings; policy tourism; policy boosterism; green cities; regional development; economic geography; Sweden; Växjö; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning; Place branding;

    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. 2. Genusstrukturer och lokala välfärdsmodeller : Fyra kommuner möter omvandlingen av den offentliga sektorn

    Författare :Susanne Johansson; Nina Gunnerud Berg; Lena Gonäs; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic geography; structural change; public sector; welfare models: gender contract; local labour markets; Sweden; Botkyrka; Gnosjö; Kalmar; Pajala; Kulturgeografi; Human geography; Kulturgeografi; kulturgeografi; Social and Economic Geography; local labourmarkets; Human Geography; Kulturgeografi;

    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

  3. 3. Sami tourism in Northern Sweden : Supply, demand and interaction

    Författare :Robert Pettersson; Ulf Wiberg; Dieter K Müller; Bruno Jansson; Thomas Hinch; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic geography; Indigenous Tourism; Sami; Sápmi; Tourism Supply; Tourism Demand; Stated Preference; Attitudes; Kulturgeografi; Human geography; Kulturgeografi; Social and Economic Geography; kulturgeografi; Stated Preference.; Human geography; economic geography; Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi;

    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. 4. Pastoralists and the Environmental State : A study of ecological resettlement in Inner Mongolia, China

    Författare :Qian Zhang; Bo Malmberg; Andrew Byerley; Richard Black; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Environmentalisation; political ecology; grassland degradation; migration decision-making; pastoralism; environmental migration; environmental governance; China; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning;

    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

  5. 5. Företagande män och osynliggjorda kvinnor : Diskursen om Gnosjö ur ett könsperspektiv

    Författare :Katarina Pettersson; Tora Friberg; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social and economic geography; discourse; gender; feminism; masculinism; masculinity; entrepreneurship; neo-liberal; regional policy; Jönköpings län; Gnosjö; Vaggeryd; Kulturgeografi; diskurs; genus; kön; feminism; maskulinism; maskulinitet; företagare; företagsamhet; nyliberal; regionalpolitik; Jönköpings län; Gnosjö; Vaggeryd; Human geography; Kulturgeografi; kulturgeografi; Social and Economic Geography;

    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