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A matter of human-sea relations: Insights from leisure boating in Bohuslän, Sweden

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Title: A matter of human-sea relations: Insights from leisure boating in Bohuslän, Sweden
Authors: Lepoša, Neva
Issue Date: 16-Aug-2018
University: Göteborgs universitet. Samhällsvetenskapliga fakulteten
University of Gothenburg. Faculty of Social Sciences
Institution: School of Global Studies, Human Ecology Section ; Institutionen för globala studier, avdelningen för humanekologi
Parts of work: Paper I: Lepoša N. and Knutsson P. (n.d.). The MSFD framing of human-sea relations: a case of marine tourism in Sweden (under review for Journal of Environmental Policy & Planning)

Paper II: Lepoša N. (2017). The emergence of ambivalent leisure consumer — The case of boating along the Swedish West Coast. Journal of Cleaner Production, 145: 35–44.

Paper III: Lepoša N. (2018). When sea becomes home. Annals of Tourism Research, 72: 11–21.

Paper IV: Lepoša N. (n.d.). Affordances of a seascape negotiated through boating practices (under review for Scandinavian Journal of Hospitality and Tourism)
Date of Defence: 2018-09-07
Disputation: Friday 7 September 2018, 13.15, sal 326, Annedalseminariet, Campus Linné Seminariegatan 1A, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Sustainable use of the seas
leisure boating
Abstract: Global environmental governance increasingly seeks to establish sustainable use of the oceans. This PhD thesis asks what we can learn about this issue by exploring leisure boating in Bohuslän, Sweden, as both a perceived and as a practiced human-sea relation. The thesis analyses governance agencies’ perceptions of human-sea relations based on the texts produced in relation to the implementation in Sweden of the Marine Strategy Framework Directive (MSFD). Boaters’ perceptions about their bo... more
ISBN: 978-91-7833-115-4
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
Doctoral Theses / Doktorsavhandlingar Institutionen för globala studier



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