Theses - Scott Polar Research Institute
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(Scott Polar Research Institute, 2017-09-26)Accurately predicting the future dynamic contribution to mass loss from the ice caps of the High Arctic requires an improved understanding of the basal conditions of these ice bodies. An adjoint method numerical inversion ...
Remote Sensing Methods for Environmental Monitoring of Human Impact on sub-Arctic Ecosystems in Europe (2013-10-26)The role and scale of human impact on the global environment is a question of special importance to the scientific community and the world as a whole. This impact has dramatically increased since the beginning of ...
What it means to be a herdsman: the practice and image of reindeer husbandry among the Komi of Northern Russia (2003-01-01)This thesis explores the social, economic and political aspects of reindeer husbandry among the Komi, a people living in the north of European Russia. Taking agency as an initial concept, successive chapters examine how ...