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  1. 1. Watching women, falling women : Power and dialogue in three novels by Margaret Atwood

    Författare :Katarina Gregersdotter; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Atwood; cyborg; dialogics; dualism; falling; femininity; feminism; friendship; gender studies; literature analysis; mobility; place; power; storytelling; watching; water; women;

    Sammanfattning :  This study examines the three novelsCat s Eye, The Robber Bride, and Alias Grace by Margaret Atwood. It focuses on the female characters and their relationships to each other: Their friendships are formed in a patriarchally structured environment and are therefore arenas for defending and controlling the norms of such a structure. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Trade-off between starvation and predation : Weight-watching in Yellowhammers

    Författare :Ineke T. van der Veen; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Developmental biology; Utvecklingsbiologi; Developmental biology; Utvecklingsbiologi; populationsbiologi; Population Biology;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis I show that captive yellowhammers (Emberiza citrinella) strategically adjusted their level of body mass and diurnal trajectory of mass increase to experimentally increased predation risk. During winter, small birds need large fat reserves to survive the night. Therefore, they build up fat reserves every day. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Culture, Conflict and Crises in the Icelandic Fisheries : An Anthropological Study of People, Policy and Marine Resources in the North Atlantic Arctic

    Författare :Níels Einarsson; Hugh Beach; Rob van Ginkel; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; environmental perceptions; fisheries governance; fishing culture; common property resources; economic crisis; human and animal rights; Iceland; marine-mammal conservation; privatization; whale watching; Cultural anthropology; Kulturantropologi; Kulturantropologi; Cultural Anthropology;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis is offered as a contribution to studies of social and cultural change in the Icelandic fisheries and fishing communities. Such changes may be seen as a result of the interplay of internal dynamics with both national and global forces and processes, not least with regard to the impacts of fisheries governance. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Auxiliante Deo et annuente nob. atque exper. Facult. Med. in illustri ad Salam Svionum Athenæo, Dissertationem academicam Fundamenta ornithologica exhibituram, præside ... D:n Doct. Carolo von Linné, ... solemni naturæ curiosorum disqvisitioni submittit alumnus regius Andreas Petr. Bäckman, Helsingforsia-Fenno. In aud. Carol. Maj. die IV Maji, anni MDCCLXV. H. A. M. S

    Författare :Carl von Linné; Anders Petrus Bäckman; Carl von Linné; Uppsala universitet; []
    Nyckelord :Birds; Bird watching; Birds; Fåglar; Ornitologi;

    Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER

  5. 5. Ecology, tourism and management of harbour seals (Phoca vitulina)

    Författare :Sandra M. Granquist; Anders Angerbjörn; Per-Åke Nilsson; Hrefna Sigurjónsdóttir; Arne Bjørge; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Harbour seals; Phoca vitulina; ecology; tourism; wildlife; disturbance; zoologisk ekologi; Animal Ecology;

    Sammanfattning : In cases where human and wildlife are co-using the same geographical areas and resources, management issues often get complex and stakeholder conflicts are common. The Icelandic harbour seal (Phoca vitulina) population is rapidly decreasing, but direct culling of seals still occurs. LÄS MER