Sökning: "Industrial Colonialism"

Hittade 5 avhandlingar innehållade orden Industrial Colonialism.

  1. 1. Nya vatten, dunkla speglingar : industriell kolonialism genom svensk vattenkraftutbyggnad i renskötselområdet 1910-1968

    Författare :Åsa Össbo; Patrik Lantto; Erland Mårald; Jon Moen; Björg Evjen; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Sami History; Reindeer Husbandry; Hydropower Development; Industrial Colonialism; Governmentality; Discourse Analysis; Samisk historia; Rennäring; Vattenkraftutbyggnad; Industriell kolonialism; Governmentalitet; Diskursanalys; History; historia;

    Sammanfattning : Hydropower development was one of the first systematic large-scale exploitations in the reindeer herding areas within Swedish borders. Therefore, this thesis departs from postcolonial approaches wherein the Swedish state policy and practice towards Sami, reindeer herders and Sápmi, the Sami homeland, is analysed as colonialism in relation to hydropower development. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Landscapes of Technology Transfer : Swedish Ironmakers in India 1860–1864

    Författare :Jan Af Geijerstam; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History of technology; industrial heritage studies; industrial archaeology; technology transfer; diffusion; technological systems; landscapes of technology; iron and steel; charcoal iron; direct and indirect ironmaking; bloomeries; 19th century; indu; Historiska studier av teknik; vetenskap och miljö; History of Science; Technology and Environment;

    Sammanfattning : In the early 1860s three Swedes, Nils Wilhelm Mitander,Julius Ramsay and Gustaf Wittenström, were engaged by theBritish to build and run charcoal-based ironworks in India.These works, the Burwai Iron Works of the British Government inthe case of Mitander and the privately owned Kumaon Iron Worksin the case of Ramsay and Wittenström, were both to bebased on the most modern European technology. LÄS MER

  3. 3. They are so damn grateful : A longitudinal study of how postcolonial attitudes influence the innovation process in social ventures

    Författare :Ruth Brännvall; Monica Lindgren; Anna Wahl; Malin Tillmar; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; social innovation; social entrepreneurship; post-colonialism; co-creation; innovation management; social innovation; socialt entreprenörskap; innovationsledning; postkolonial teori; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; Industrial Economics and Management;

    Sammanfattning : This research is a longitudinal study of three start-ups that are aiming at launching innovative products for underserved markets. Prior research has showed that the ability to design services, which support all parties in the processes of value creation and including the customer into creating the experience, becomes a source of competitive advantage for the firm. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Development constrained – Essays on land as a factor in nineteenth-century industrialization and trade

    Författare :Dimitrios Theodoridis; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Nyckelord :LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; economic development; industrialization; 19th-century; land; ecological footprint; land productivity; colonies; coal; slave trade; trade; ghost acres; empire; sustainability;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation consists of an introductory chapter, four research essays and one essay that describes the collected dataset. The first essay examines how the balance of land embodied in British trade developed during the nineteenth century and provides the first all encompassing accounts on this topic. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Att skriva sin stad - och bevaka världen. Runer Jonsson i Nybro Tidning

    Författare :Claes Evenäs; Litteraturvetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; brave antinazism and anticommunism; independent left-winger; politics; people´s education; culture criticism; celebrating; defending; genre freedom; amusing; enthusiasm; text dense; local weekly; sole editor Nybro Tidning 1936-81; Runer Jonsson born 1916 ; autodidact; sports; commercial support; author of 50 books in varied genres.; Press and communication sciences; Journalistik; media; kommunikation;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this dissertation is the study of the journalism of Runer Jonsson (born 1916), as sole editor of Nybro Tidning, published by the printing house Johansson & Svenson AB. Although coming directly from industrial work, not quite 20 of age and not at all experienced in newspaper publishing Jonsson started his new career after for two years having showed his ability as a writer of local sport, short stories and poems in Kalmar-Kalmar Läns Tidning as well in Nybro Tidning. LÄS MER