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Making renting right : ethics of economy in the Edinburgh private rented sector
(University of St Andrews, 2018-06-28) - Thesis
Recent decades have seen a shift in Scotland in terms of the provision of housing and housing-related services from the public sector to the private sector. In statistical terms, the proportion of Scottish households in ...
Italian entrepreneurs of the construction business in a time of economic recession : ideas, strategies and movements
(University of St Andrews, 2017-06-22) - Thesis
This thesis is based on an ethnographic study of entrepreneurs of the construction business in Lombardy, Northern Italy. The aim is to gain some understanding of this business, of entrepreneurialism, and of individuals in ...
By being human : an anthropological inquiry into the dimension and potential of consciousness in the context of spiritual practice
(University of St Andrews, 2009) - Thesis
The research explores the concept of human consciousness and its being experienced in a particular social context, focusing on consciousness’s ‘highest potential’ as described in both ancient Buddhist Philosophy and more ...
Construction and representation of identities in football museums: a comparative study
(University of St Andrews, 2015-06) - Thesis
This thesis aims at providing a cross-cultural study of how football museums represent and construct identities, both collective and personal. The research is based on a multi-sited ethnography at selected football museums ...