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  1. 1. Streetlife in Late Victorian London : The Constable and the Crowd

    Författare :Peter Andersson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; London; Victorian London; streetlife; nineteenth century; urbanism; urban history; policing; police constable; performativity; everyday life; behaviour; interaction; traffic; dress; manners; class; crowd;

    Sammanfattning : This study examines the streetlife of London at the end of the nineteenth century from the perspective of behaviour and practice. In reaction to the large number of works on the Victorian city based on a study of literary sources, this thesis takes the approach of analysing social interaction in the street. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Jack London i Sverige : studier i marknadsföring och litterärt inflytande

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Stockholm University

    Författare :Mats Rehn; [1974]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Jack London 1876-1916; Arbetarlitteratur; Litteraturvetenskap Sverige;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  3. 3. Knowledge and pleasure at Regent's Park the gardens of the Zoological Society of London during the nineteenth century

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Författare :Sofia Ņkerberg; Umeå universitet.; [2001]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Zoological Gardens; Zoological Society of London; zoo; London; nineteenth century; acclimatisation; imperialism; leisure; public; guidebook; zoology; natural history; popular science;

    Sammanfattning : The subject of this dissertation is the Zoological Gardens of the Zoological Society of London (f. 1826) in the nineteenth century. Located in Regent s Park, it was the express purpose of the Gardens (f. 1828) to function as a testing-ground for acclimatisation and to demonstrate the scientific impor­tance of various animal species. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Inner-city Renewal. Revanchist Utopianism and Stadtschmerz

    Detta är en avhandling från University of Oxford

    Författare :Guy Baeten; [2002]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; London; urban planning; dystopia; urban regeneration; Brussels;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation seeks to describe, analyse and explain the contemporary poverty urban deprivation research and policies. By looking at the post-war planning policy of two specific urban neighbourhoods, the South Bank in London and the Leopold Quarter in Brussels, it seeks to demonstrate and clarify: 1) the growing political impotence of urban strategies, plans, policies and research projects that attempt to tacke deprivation; 2) the dystopianisation of the contemporary city in general and inner-city neighbourhoods in particular and the absence of comprehensive visions for solving urban problems; 3) the transformation of inner-city misery into a 'spectacle' that serves the well-defined interests of elitist groups in urban societies; 4) the tactics of rescaling poverty and prosperity which are embedded in processes of empowerment and disempowerment. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Onward Migration The Transnational Trajectories of Iranians Leaving Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Department of Social and Economic Geography

    Författare :Melissa Kelly; Uppsala universitet.; [2013]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Onward migration; Transnationalism; Iranian Diaspora; Mobility and Settlement; European Welfare State; Sweden; London; Highly Educated Migrants; EU mobility; Cosmopolitanism; Class and Culture; Life Course Research; Narrative Research;

    Sammanfattning : Onward migration is an understudied process whereby people leave their country of origin, settle in a second country for a period of time, and then migrate on to a third country. This dissertation explores the transnational trajectories of one specific group of onward migrants. LÄS MER