Essays about: "Critique"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 358 essays containing the word Critique.

  1. 1. Degrowth in Swedish Climate Politics

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Andrine Allansson; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : climate change; consumption; degrowth; economy; growth; politics; technology;

    Abstract : Climate change is one of the most pressing problems of the contemporary world and has lead to a number of global agreements aimed at solving the situation. In doing so, sustainable development and economic growth are usually the promoted solutions, with the argument that it will lead to increased well-being and environmental protection. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Narrative Critique of The Saami Bear Myth

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Per-Gunnar Lidström; [2019-02-04]
    Keywords : the Saami bear myth; narrative criticism; bear; bear myths; Saami indigenous religion; Perh Fjellström; Sigrid Drake; Johan Olafsson Turi; Harald Grundström; Jonas Andersson Nensén; Seymour Chatman; Mark Allan Powell;

    Abstract : The Saami bear myth has in the research been closely tied to the bear hunting ritual. When the ritual has been discussed the myth has been narrated and after that the researcher has continued with thebear hunt. There has not yet been a thorough analysis of these bear myths. In this thesis five Saami bear myths are analysed with narrative criticism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Densification by Design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Tony Nielsen; [2019]
    Keywords : urban design; urban planning; density; identity; urban character; spacemate; Utrecht; The Netherlands; sustainability; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : In order to achieve sustainable development, there is perhaps not one strategy more often used in contemporary urban planning than density. Many cities have a dedicated densification strategy of their inner city, such as HafenCity in Hamburg or Älvstaden in Gothenburg. READ MORE

  4. 4. Heinrich’s Local Rationality: Shouldn’t ‘New View’ Thinkers Ask Why Things Made Sense To Him?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Carsten Busch; [2019]
    Keywords : Heinrich; safety; science; new view; local rationality; causation; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Herbert William Heinrich is one of the most influential pioneers within safety. His concepts, originally from the late 1920s, influence safety practice and theory, even today. In recent years, Heinrich’s legacy received increasing critique, also from contemporary safety authors that generally are counted among the ‘new view’. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sustaining the One-Dimensional : An Ideology Critique of Agenda 2030 and the SDGs

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Oliver Albert Matikainen; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Agenda 2030; SDGs; Critical Theory; Herbert Marcuse; Ideology;

    Abstract : The project of sustainable development, as reflected in the Agenda 2030 and the UN 17 Sustainable Development Goals, plays a central role in the story of crisis and transformation today. Yet, this project has rarely been the object of ideology critique. READ MORE