Essays about: "Geography"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 826 essays containing the word Geography.

  1. 1. Geographical expansion rate of a brown bear population in Fennoscandia and the factors explaining the directional variations

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Lisbet Hougaard Baklid; [2022]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; brown bear; expansion rate; Ursus arctos; Fennoscandia; Sweden; barrier; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The brown bears, Ursus arctos L., in the Scandinavian peninsula were distributed in almost all counties before aimed reduction during the 1700-1900s (Swenson et al. 1995). From 1981-2013 the population increased more than five times (Chapron et al. READ MORE

  2. 2. From suburb to compact city : a study of shifting ideals in green planning, with the case of Upplands Väsby

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Vendela Haddleton; Lisa Henriksson; [2022]
    Keywords : Green structure; planning ideals; compact city; urban ecology; planning historical research;

    Abstract : Planning of cities today is often focused on delivering a compact built structure and more green structure, since both these are regarded as sustainable solutions. However, the increasingly compact city form decreases the green spaces while the ecological functions of greenery is a fundamental part of a well-functioning compact city. READ MORE

  3. 3. Regional development & resilience in the Gotland region - An analysis of regional development plans

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Jonathan Olsson; [2022]
    Keywords : regional development; resilience; tourism; Gotland; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper is a case study analysis of the region of Gotland, and it investigates how Gotland as a tourist dependant region can improve their resilience. I analyzed two different regional development plans “Vision Gotland 2025” and “Vårt Gotland 2040”, look at key differences between these and also look at employment data in Gotland from 2005-2018. READ MORE

  4. 4. Aesthetics of Urban Culture: Corporeal Experience of Copenhagen

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för konsthistoria och visuella studier

    Author : Mikaela Sjöberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Aesthetics; Atmosphere; Commerce; Globalization; Identity; Mythology; Urbanity; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores the visual culture of the streets; images and sensory experiences that shape our sense of space and ideas of identity and belonging. The atmospheres of cities, partly constructed by planners and partly lived by those who inhabit its spaces, produce audio-visual material that affect the atmosphere of the city, influencing dynamics of hierarchal structures in society. READ MORE

  5. 5. Spatial dependence in the regional innovation performance of small- and medium sized enterprises : A spatial econometric approach to identifying the drivers of SME innovation in European NUTS regions

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Felix Sebastian Veit Ginzinger; [2022]
    Keywords : Geography in Innovation; SME Innovation; Spatial Dependence; Regional Science;

    Abstract : Being a crucial sector in Europe’s economy, small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) require involvement in innovative activities to perpetuate their competitiveness. Nevertheless, European-wide funding programs that aim to foster innovation at the regional level have been criticized for not being adequately tailored to SMEs’ innovation patterns and dynamics. READ MORE