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Visar resultat 16 - 20 av 65 avhandlingar innehållade orden mortality transition.

  1. 16. Rapid Urbanization An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Urban Transition in Developing Countries

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Kyle Farrell; Hans Westlund; Tigran Haas; Peter Nijkamp; Kingsley Haynes; [2018]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; urban transition; rapid urbanization; rapid urban growth; components of urban growth; economic development; developing countries; national urban systems; China; Nigeria; India; Planering och beslutsanalys; Planning and Decision Analysis;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is concerned with the challenges posed by the contemporary urban narrative in developing countries. It is premised on the notion of the urban transition, which posits that as a country develops it undergoes a transformation from a predominantly rural society to a predominantly urban one. LÄS MER

  2. 17. Ischemic and Hypoglycemic Brain Damage, Involvement of the Mitochondrial Permeability Transition Pore

    Detta är en avhandling från Wallenberg Neuroscience Center, BMC, Lund University

    Författare :Hans Friberg; [1999]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; mitochondrial permeability transition pore; mitochondria; apoptosis; neuronal death; brain; ischemia; hypoglycemia; Neurology; neuropsychology; neurophysiology; Neurologi; neuropsykologi; neurofysiologi;

    Sammanfattning : Brain damage from ischemia-reperfusion and hypoglycemia are major causes of morbidity and mortality. Therapeutic strategies include hypothermia, glutamate-receptor blockade, immunosuppression and lately treatment aiming at preserving mitochondrial integrity and function. LÄS MER

  3. 18. Life and Death in the City: Demography and Living Standards during Stockholm's Industrialization

    Detta är en avhandling från Wallenberg Neuroscience Center, BMC, Lund University

    Författare :Joseph Molitoris; [2015]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; fertility transition; industrialization; urbanization; socioeconomic status; living standards;

    Sammanfattning : This dissertation uses longitudinal micro-data from Stockholm between 1878 and 1926 to study the causes and consequences of the fertility transition and to examine the development of living standards inequality during industrialization. Although both processes have received much interest from researchers, we know relatively little of how either one played out among individuals in urban areas, which were both at the forefront of industrialization and the fertility decline. LÄS MER

  4. 19. Att föda barn -- från privat till offentlig angelägenhet Förlossningsvårdens institutionalisering i Sundsvall 1900-1930

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Historiska studier

    Författare :Maria J. Wisselgren; Anders Brändström; Sören Edvinsson; Marie Clark Nelson; [2005]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; History; institutionalisation of maternity care; women in confinement; infant care; infant mortality; twentieth century; Sundsvall; Sweden; private; public.; Historia; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen; historia; History;

    Sammanfattning : By the late nineteenth century childbirth was firmly established in the domestic sphere. However, in the early years of the twentieth century different forms of maternity clinics were established where normal, as well as complicated, deliveries could take place. LÄS MER

  5. 20. Parents, children and their families living arrangements of old people in the XIX century, Sundsvall region, Sweden

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Institutionen för idé- och samhällsstudier, Umeå universitet

    Författare :Leonardo Fusè; Sören Edvinsson; Hans Nilsson; [2008]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; 19th century; Demographic transition; Sundsvall; Sweden; Family planning; Household structure; Industrialization; Life-course analysis; Living arrangements; Old age; Social history; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Demography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Demografi;

    Sammanfattning : This study deals with the intergenerational coresidence during the nineteenth century. The main focus is placed on the possible differences in the coresidences among parents and children and whether demographic transition and industrialization changed this relation. LÄS MER