Essays about: "Master Thesis environmental design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 123 essays containing the words Master Thesis environmental design.

  1. 1. Intra-Action – Entanglements Within and Beyond Environmental Photography

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/HDK-Valand - Högskolan för konst och design

    Author : Sofia Linnéa Emelie Doepel; [2021-01-15]
    Keywords : Environmental photography; cameraless photography; landscape photography; feminist posthumanism; posthumanism; ecofeminism; representation; anthropocene; phenomenology; quantum field theory; instrumentalism; environmental issues;

    Abstract : This essay is an attempt to approach the genre of both landscape and environmental photography, to turnthem inside-out, to dissect and to deconstruct them through ecology, ecofeminism, feminist posthumanism and critical theory regarding the photographic medium. Throughout the essay I will focus on several artists and bodies of works that fall into this broad category of landscape and environmental photography. READ MORE

  2. 2. Barnen & jorden : en designstudie om relationen mellan plats, naturkontakt och miljöengagemang

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Linnea Herngren; Josefin Ågren; [2021]
    Keywords : barn; naturkontakt; positiva naturupplevelser; miljöengagemang; leklandskap; samskapande; frihet; miljöerbjudande; platsanknytning; sinnesstimulans; öppen designprocess; socioekologisk design; naturbaserade lösningar;

    Abstract : Miljöpsykologiska teorier belyser att en stark relation till naturliga platser under barndomen kan utvecklas till en omsorg och förståelse för naturen som vuxen. I en tid då människans livsstil hotar jordens naturliga processer, syftar detta arbetet till att utforska hur landskapsarkitekter kan gestalta platser som bidrar till barns naturkontakt. READ MORE

  3. 3. Renegotiating Institutions: Institutional Bricolage in the Zambian Woodfuel Sector

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Alice Castensson; [2021]
    Keywords : natural resource governance; critical institutionalism; institutional bricolage; woodfuel; institutions; multifunctional landscapes; Zambia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Governing multifunctional resource landscapes in ways that protect ecosystems without aggravating poverty is a critical task for development efforts. This thesis adopts an institutional bricolage approach to scrutinise institutional interplay in the Zambian woodfuel sector. READ MORE

  4. 4. Designing urban landscapes in a new neighbourhood, focusing on aesthetical, social, and ecological values : a study of the south-eastern neighbourhood, Uppsala, Sweden

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

    Author : Marjan Rostami; [2021]
    Keywords : Urban landscape; neighborhood; aesthetical; social; ecological;

    Abstract : This master thesis is an independent work within landscape architecture focusing on designing neighbourhoods in relation to the characteristics appreciated by the inhabitants. The study aims to identify design principles for constructing a new neighbourhood concerning increasing social interactions among inhabitants, creating delight, which is perceived by all senses, and applying ecological approaches in the face of challenges for humans, flora, and fauna populations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Optimization in Design of End-Bearing Concrete and Steel Piles with Regard to Climate Impact : Climate Conscious Material Choices in Early Project Planning

    University essay from KTH/Jord- och bergmekanik; KTH/Jord- och bergmekanik

    Author : Simat Adnan; Jann Ton; [2021]
    Keywords : Design; End-bearing piles; Bearing capacity; GWP; LCA; Climate change; Dimensionering; Spetsburna pålar; Bärförmåga; GWP; LCA; Klimatpåverkan;

    Abstract : Environmental sustainability is becoming more popular in the building industry. Sustainable thinking needs to be present during the whole construction process, from the idea phase to the final stages. READ MORE