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

    Detta är en avhandling från Gothenburg : Gothenburg Universtity

    Författare :Dimitrios Theodoridis; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; 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

  2. 2. Privileged Places in South Central Mozambique : The archaeology of Manyikeni, Niamara, Songo and Degue-Mufa

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Afrikansk och jämförande arkeologi

    Författare :Solange Macamo; Uppsala universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Archaeology; privileged place; madzimbabwe; heritage management; gender; slave trade; prazo; Arkeologi; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Archaeology subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Arkeologiämnen; arkeologi; Archaeology;

    Sammanfattning : Throughout the 20th century, archaeologists in southern Africa have focused upon visible architectural features of stone built Madzimbabwe settlements as indicators of prestige and power. Manyikeni a stone built settlement in Inhambane province, S. LÄS MER

  3. 3. A Black Utopia? Social Stratification in Nineteenth-Century Colonial Sierra Leone

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborgs universitet

    Författare :Stefania Galli; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social Stratification; Institutions; Ideals; Colonialism; Africa; Sierra Leone; West Africa; Slave trade; Egalitarianism; Settler colony; Inequality; Wealth; Marriage; Socio-economic status;

    Sammanfattning : In the present dissertation, social stratification in colonial Sierra Leone is discussed, with the aim of providing novel evidence on the association between ideals, institutions and inequality. The case study of Sierra Leone is valuable for it allows to examine social stratification in an alleged egalitarian context. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Am I not a man and a brother? : British missions and the abolition of the slave trade and slavery in West Africa and the West Indies 1786-1838

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund : Gleerup

    Författare :Stiv Jakobsson; Uppsala universitet.; [1972]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi;

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  5. 5. A multi-objective evolutionary approach to simulation-based optimisation of real-world problems

    Detta är en avhandling från Leicester : De Montfort University

    Författare :Anna Syberfeldt; Högskolan i Skövde.; Högskolan i Skövde.; [2009]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Evolutionary algorithms; simulation-based optimisation; multi-objective optimisation; noise; TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIKVETENSKAP; Teknik; Technology;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis presents a novel evolutionary optimisation algorithm that can improve the quality of solutions in simulation-based optimisation.Simulation-based optimisation is the process of finding optimal parameter settings without explicitly examining each possible configuration of settings. LÄS MER