Sökning: "disposition matrix"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade orden disposition matrix.

  1. 1. Knowing and Seeing the Combatant. War, Counterinsurgency and Targeting in International Law

    Författare :Amin Parsa; Juridiska institutionen; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; public international law; the principle of distinction; targeting; the international law of targeting; counterinsurgency; US Army; technologies of visualisation; knowledge-vision; military uniform; disposition matrix; war; folkrätt; riktat dödande; krigets lagar; distinktionsprincipen; militär uniform; gerillabekämpning;

    Sammanfattning : Knowing and Seeing the Combatant investigates how does the US counterinsurgent forces make distinction between civilians and combatants during targeting practices? This dissertation is specifically focused on the visual dynamics of the contemporary targeting and as such argues that the insurgent's withdrawal from the obligation of visual self-identification as targets by not wearing military uniform reveals a complicated logic of target-ability in the laws of armed conflict (LOAC).Focusing on the legal, political and visual functions of the military uniform, this dissertation argues that LOAC legitimises lethal violence by reliance on a particular conception of human target that can be summarised as a nexus of ‘knowledge – contribution to adversarial militarised willpower – and Vision – material modes of visibility and invisibility’. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Att mäta och kommunicera hållbart : en analys av ett svenskt jordbruk

    Författare :Anna Levin; Göran Hoppe; Jan Boelhouwers; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Resource use; sustainability; agricultural system; emergy-based foot- and fingerprint; ecosystem services; communication; Human geography; Kulturgeografi; Social and Economic Geography; Kulturgeografi; Geography; Geografi;

    Sammanfattning : Tools that highlight the human impact on ecosystems and the accelerating depletion of natural resources are essential in the strife towards a more sustainable way of living. Emergy analysis is a scientific and robust method to assess the degree of sustainability of human as well as natural systems. LÄS MER