Sökning: "Thomas Malm"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade orden Thomas Malm.

  1. 1. Shell Age Economics : Marine Gathering in the Kingdom of Tonga, Polynesia

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Sociology, Lund University

    Författare :Thomas Malm; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1999]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; chieftainship; cosmology; demography; marine tenure systems; tragedy of the commons ; seaweeds; marine invertebrates; gender roles; indigenous knowledge; maritime anthropology; Tongans; Tonga; Oceania; Polynesia; totemism; Cultural anthropology; ethnology; Kulturantropologi; etnologi;

    Sammanfattning : This monograph analyses marine gathering in the Polynesian Kingdom of Tonga from ecological, social and cognitive perspectives. The overarching issues explored are (1) the significance of marine gathering in the past and present, (2) how seaweeds and marine invertebrates have been perceived, classified, named and used, (3) how they have been implicated in social relations, and (4) how the integration of the islands into the modern world system has affected the marine environment and the exploitation of its resources. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The Absent Entrepreneur Exploring the Role of the Entrepreneur in Economics

    Detta är en avhandling från KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Arvid Malm; KTH.; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; entrepreneurship; education; income distribution; philanthropy; economics; Nationalekonomi; Economics;

    Sammanfattning : Economics as an academic discipline has often found it difficult to formally model the Entrepreneur. As Baumol (1968) noted, “The theoretical firm is entrepreneurless—the prince of Denmark has been expunged from the discussion of Hamlet. LÄS MER