Sökning: "Nature values"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 726 uppsatser innehållade orden Nature values.

  1. 1. Staying in Niue? : Students' spatial plans related to value systems and climate change

    Kandidat-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Författare :Astrid Gustafsson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :student migration; staying; Niue; values; cyclone; studentmigration; stanna; värderingar; cykloner; Niue;

    Sammanfattning : The Niuean population has been in decline since the airport opened on the island. This thesis investigates a specific aspect of the migration from the island: what final year high school students in Niue plans to do after graduation in relation to leaving or staying in Niue. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Reconstruction of past European land cover from pollen data: using spatial statistics and Crank-Nicolson Monte Carlo

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Matematisk statistik

    Författare :Lovisa Svensson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Pollen data; compositional data; Dirichlet distribution; spatio-temporal reconstruction; Kronecker product; Gaussian Markov random field GMRF ; Markov Chain Monte Carlo MCMC ; Metropolis Hastings MH ; Metropolis adjusted Langevin algorithm MALA ; Mathematics and Statistics;

    Sammanfattning : Given a pollen data set from Europe over a time period, the aim is to reconstruct the past land cover by interpolating from the pollen data values to a continuous map. The data is on compositional form with three vegetation categories; coniferous forest, broadleaved forest and open land. LÄS MER

  3. 3. A New Planning Approach - preparing for an increased flood risk

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Författare :Astrid Rosén Steen; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Sustainable Urban Design; City Planning; Planning Development; Climate Adaptation; Flood Risk; A New Approach; Arts and Architecture;

    Sammanfattning : How should we deal with city planning in a world that is rapidly turning urban, without destroying valuable nature assets along the way? The last decades are proof that the system we are using today is not up to the challenge. Therefore this thesis is showing a new approach to how comprehensive city planning can grow from nature based values and a deeper understanding of a city’s foundation. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Bibliotekets värden : Människosyn i rapporter utgivna av Svensk biblioteksförening och Kungliga biblioteket

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ABM

    Författare :Rebecca Andersson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Values; ideology; libraries - aims and objectives; humanism; Människosyn; ideologi; bibliotekets mål och uppgifter; humanism;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates attitudes towards human nature in reports published by the Swedish Library Association and the National Library of Sweden between 2015 and 2018. By using ideological analysis, I was able to focus the study on three dimensions of human nature: the worth of human beings, human behavior and human needs. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Unraveling diverse values of ecosystem services : A socio-cultural valuation using the Q-methodology in Messenia, Greece

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Författare :Sofia Maniatakou; [2019]
    Nyckelord :socio-cultural valuation; ecosystem services; values; perceptions; Q-methodology; Messenia;

    Sammanfattning : People perceive the importance of ecosystem services in different ways, depending on their values, beliefs and needs. This study provides a nuanced understanding of the multiple ways stakeholder groups perceive the benefits derived from hydrologic services in the surrounding area of the "Gialova" coastal wetland in Messenia, Greece. LÄS MER