Sökning: "socioecological"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 10 avhandlingar innehållade ordet socioecological.

  1. 1. Hållbart jordbruk? : En studie om ekobönders förvaltarskap

    Författare :Hans Strandberg; Dominic Power; David Kronlid; Eva Friman; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Sustainability; sustainable; agriculture; society; stewardship; steward; robust; Kristianstad; farmer; organic farmer; profitability; influence; eco-awareness; agroecology; agroecological; socioeconomy; socioeconomic; socioecology; socioecological; Hållbarhet; hållbart; jordbruk; samhälle; förvaltarskap; förvaltare; robust; robusthet; Kristianstad; bönder; bonde; ekobonde; ekobönder; lönsamhet; inflytande; ekomedvetenhet; agroekologi; sociekonomi; socioekologi; Geography; Geografi;

    Sammanfattning : The term sustainable agriculture may be formulated, but not yet practically integrated in agriculture.This thesis investigates the organic farmers´ ideas and experiences of what they consider sustainable or not sustainable in agriculture. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Reclaiming Territory from Below : Grassroots Environmentalism and Waste Conflicts in Campania, Italy

    Författare :Salvatore Paolo De Rosa; Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; grassroots movements; popular environmentalism; territory; waste management; environmental conflicts; Organized crime; southern Italy; political ecology; socioecological metabolism;

    Sammanfattning : In the course of 2000s, the region of Campania in southern Italy and its capital city Naples became global icons of waste mismanagement after the images of piles of rubbish occluding their urban areas hit the headlines. Conventional explanations, in Italy and elsewhere, pointed to administrative failure, cultural backwardness and mafia infiltration as the main causes of waste mishandling. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Science-policy interaction in the governance of complex socioecological risks : The case of chemicals management in the Baltic Sea

    Författare :Oksana Udovyk; Michael Gilek; Johan Hedrén; Sivlio Funtowicz; Linköpings universitet; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Risk; Uncertainty; MSFD; HELCOM; REACH; post-normal science; precautionary; participation;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, I examine knowledge production and science-policy interaction associated with the management of chemical substances in the Baltic Sea under conditions of uncertainty and complexity. The thesis is primarily based on a qualitative analysis of policy documents and reports produced by the European Union (EU), the Helsinki Commission, the Swedish Chemicals Agency, and Gothenburg municipality, as well as 30 semi-structured interviews with scientific experts, policy makers, and government officials with knowledge and working experience in the relevant policy arenas. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Time-space Appropriation in the Inka Empire : A Study of Imperial Metabolism

    Författare :RAGNHEIDUR BOGADÓTTIR; Humanekologi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Inka Empire; time-space appropriation; ecologically unequal exchange; historical political ecology; human ecology; imperial metabolism; economic anthropology;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis analyzes some aspects of the appropriation of labor time and natural space in the Inka Empire (ca. AD 1400 – 1532) in order to illuminate the cultural organization of Inka imperial metabolism. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Fictitious Carbon, Fictitious Change? : Environmental Implications of the Commodification of Carbon

    Författare :Wim Carton; Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; commodification; climate change policy; emissions trading; market instruments; environmental geography;

    Sammanfattning : Governments increasingly rely on the use of market instruments to tackle climate change and help decarbonize a deeply fossil fuel-dependent economy. This dissertation examines this trend as one instance of the ‘commodification of carbon’, or the process through which emission reductions are made into commodities and then traded on the market. LÄS MER