Sökning: "Environmental studies"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 2571 uppsatser innehållade orden Environmental studies.

  1. 1. Deliberation and climate change- A quantitative analysis of potential relationships between deliberation and countries’ efforts in mitigating climate change

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Johan Jacobsson; [2019-02-07]
    Nyckelord :deliberation; democracy; CO2 emissions; environmental performance;

    Sammanfattning : The debate whether democracy and its procedures are capable of tackling climate change has been going on for years. One mechanism that has been claimed to yield improved environmental performance is deliberation. Meetings between civil society and politicians are assumed to generate more ambitious environmental policy. LÄS MER

  2. 2. A Spatial Analysis of Homicide Crime’s Distribution and Association with Deprivation in Stockholm Between 2010-2017

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Författare :Dennis Lindell Schettini; [2019]
    Nyckelord :GIS; homicide; deprivation; hot spot; generalized regression; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : A Spatial Analysis of Homicide Crime’s Distribution and Association with Deprivation in Stockholm Between 2010-2017 Homicide crimes are rare events depending on numerous factors and tend to be distributed differently based on geographic location. The use of spatial analysis is substantively important for detecting different predictors in varying geographic areas and for the diffusion process of homicide crimes. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Eoliska avlagringar och vindriktningar under holocen i och kring Store Mosse, södra Sverige

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Geologiska institutionen

    Författare :Tim Bjermo; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Store Mosse; optiskt stimulerad luminiscens OSL ; kvartsdatering; flygsand; eoliska dyner; holocen; fjärranalys; LiDAR; optically stimualted luminiscence OSL ; quartz dating; aeolian sand; aeolian dunes; Holocene; remote sensing.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Eoliska sanddyner är en sällan undersökt resurs ur ett paleoklimatperspektiv. Genom att undersöka dynernas geomorfologi och strukturer kan de klassificeras som olika dyntyper. Eoliska sanddyner kräver speciella omständigheter och förutsättningar för att bildas och agerar värdefulla klimatarkiv för de tidperioder då de avsatts. LÄS MER

  4. 4. How does white rhino respond to fires during dry season?

    Master-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Författare :Tim Herkenrath; [2019]
    Nyckelord :white rhino; post-fire regrowth; habitat selection; African grazers; megaherbivore;

    Sammanfattning : The white rhino is a megaherbivore grazer that favours the short and nutrient-rich grass on grazing lawns. Since regrowth on lawns requires a certain amount of rainfall, the usage of this food resource is limited to the wet season. During the dry season, white rhinos are able to feed on senescent tall grass. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Exploring the Relationship Between Personality, Gender and Preferences in Contemporary Office Workspace Design

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Författare :Peter O'Reilly; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Biophilia; Environmental Psychology; Evolutionary Workspaces; Flex-office; Gender; Green Enriched Office; Lean office; Office Design Preference; Personality; Self-Determination Theory; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Objective: The study explores office workspace design preferences, and their psychological antecedents (personality and gender), among a sample of professionals before they have commenced work in an office environment – an approach not previously undertaken. Background: The physical environment of an office workspace and its design characteristics are important to employees’ psychological well-being. LÄS MER