Sökning: "demographic change"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 131 avhandlingar innehållade orden demographic change.

  1. 1. Den dolda transitionen : om ett demografiskt brytningsskede i det tidiga 1700-talets Sverige The Hidden Transition. A Demographic Long-term Change in Early 18th Century Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Göteborg : Göteborg University

    Författare :Daniel Larsson; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; history; Sweden; transition; crop failure; demography; 17th century; 18th century; nuptiality; mortality; fertility; diseases; parish register; Tabellverket; Great Northern War; demographic change; grain prices;

    Sammanfattning : Historical agricultural and economical research indicates that the extensive changes in society that occurred in Sweden (within agriculture, trade, landownership and production) at the end of Sweden's Time of Greatness in 1720 should have noticeably affected the living conditions of the population. A systematic study that compares the 17th and 18th century's demography has however still not been made. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Inferring demographic history and speciation of grouse using whole genome sequences

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Radoslav Kozma; Jacob Höglund; Jeff A. Johnson; [2016]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Demographic history; speciation; effective population size; adaptation; willow grouse; red grouse; black grouse; rock ptarmigan; Tetraoninae; conservation genetics; climate change; PSMC; species distribution modelling; FOXP4; Agouti;

    Sammanfattning : From an ecological perspective, knowledge of demographic history is highly valuable because population size fluctuations can be matched to known climatic events, thereby revealing great insight into a species’ reaction to past climate change. This in turn enables us to predict how they might respond to future climate scenarios. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Rural labor and population change : social and demographic developments in east-central Sweden during the nineteenth century

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Författare :Ingrid Eriksson; John Rodgers; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Historia;

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  4. 4. Urban Resilience to Climate Change Shocks and Stresses in Mbale Municipality in Uganda

    Detta är en avhandling från Lund University

    Författare :George Oriangi; [2019-11-04]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Determinants; Precipitation extremes; Demographic; Social networks; Community perceptions; Index;

    Sammanfattning : Climate change shocks and stresses are expected to increasingly affect urban areas in Sub-Sahara Africa (SSA). However, there remain gaps in understanding local precipitation extremes and influential factors that can enhance urban resilience. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Prejudice in context over time how demographic, economic and social conditions influence anti-immigrant attitudes in adolescents and adults

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå universitet, Sociologiska institutionen

    Författare :Jeffrey Mitchell; Mikael Hjerm; Andrea Bohman; Marcel Coenders; [2020]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Anti-immigrant attitudes; context; adolescence; formative years; impressionable years; social trust; social change; attitude change; longitudinal analysis; attitudinal environments;

    Sammanfattning : Background Thesis explores the contexts that influence anti-immigrant attitudes in both adolescents and adults, and how contexts influence changes anti-immigrant attitudes in societies over time. Whereas previous research into anti-immigrant attitudes has either focused on micro socialization factors in adolescence, or threat inducing factors in adulthood; this thesis forwards an approach that synthesizes these two ideas. LÄS MER