Essays about: "Everyday Urbanism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 11 essays containing the words Everyday Urbanism.

  1. 1. Urban Redevelopment in Shenzhen, China : Neoliberal Urbanism, Gentrification, and Everyday Life in Baishizhou Urban Village

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Johan Backholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Urban Redevelopment; Neoliberal Urbanism; Gentrification; Urban Village; China;

    Abstract : Urban redevelopment is increasingly used as a policy tool for economic growth by local governments in Chinese cities, which is taking place amid rapid urbanization and in an expanding globalized economy. Along with the spatial transformation, urban redevelopment often entails socioeconomic change in the form of processes of gentrification, which is propelled by the dominance of neoliberal market-oriented policy and practice in the country. READ MORE

  2. 2. Design Elements of Shop Facades and Affordances : a case study in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Mei Morimoto; [2019]
    Keywords : affordance; bottom-up urbanism; facade; walkability; Stockholm;

    Abstract : As inhabitants on the earth and as designers in societies, we always think and try to make the world better, to be sustainable. Regarding everyday life in city, to enhance social sustainability, it is revealed that walkability and diversity mean a lot to livability and lovability. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Pier

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

    Author : Simon Fast; [2019]
    Keywords : Architecture; Public Space; Adolescents; Performing arts; Construction; Urbanism; Public Life; Malmö; Nyhamnen; Public Living Room; Arts and Architecture; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Today, in a digital era where people can do their everyday tasks from home, the city as a social platform faces new challenges. Individuals no longer need to run errands around the city, which, until now, has been the standard way of city life. The comfort of today’s modern world impacts not only the private but also the public life of cities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Enabling temporary use of public space

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Felicia Liabäck Löwstett; [2018]
    Keywords : Temporary urbanism; Tactical urbanism; Placemaking; Public space; Kista;

    Abstract : Public space, where ordinary situations and everyday life takes place, is a concept that has gone from being ignored to becoming the core of urban development. As the interest of public space is increasing, so does the critique. A critique that in Kista criticizes public space for being neglected, segregated and scary. READ MORE

  5. 5. Enabling temporary use of public space

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Felicia Liabäck Löwstett; [2018]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Public space, where ordinary situations and everyday life takes place, is a concept that has gone from being ignored to becoming the core of urban development. As the interest of public space is increasing, so does the critique. A critique that in Kista criticizes public space for being neglected, segregated and scary. READ MORE