Geography & Geosciences Theses
From 1st January 2017, the School of Geography & Geosciences split into two new and separate schools:
This collection contains theses that were carried out in the school prior to this split, when it was known by its previous name of the School of Geography & Geosciences.
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(University of St Andrews, 2016-11-30) - ThesisThis thesis examines family formation in Scotland, with a focus on having a first birth. I argue that fertility behaviour must be researched as part of a process of family formation across the life course and informed by ...
(University of St Andrews, 1980) - ThesisThe Shira complex belongs to the anorogenic province of Niger and Nigeria. It is dominated by peralkaline syenites and granites and has an estimated area of 152 sq.km. Apart from a related intrusion of granite porphyry ...
(University of St Andrews, 2006-06-22) - ThesisThe first study to exploit the sedimentary archives of Loch Sunart, a relatively well-flushed fjord on the NW coast of Scotland, for palaeoenvironmental reconstruction is presented. In order to understand environmental ...
(University of St Andrews, 2017) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 2016) - ThesisGiven the large volume of data that is regularly accumulated, the need to properly manage, efficiently display and correctly interpret, becomes more important. Complex analysis of data is best performed using statistical ...