Essays about: "Melbourne"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the word Melbourne.

  1. 1. Homeownership, the production of urban sprawl and an unexpected Nightingale

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Marvin Sommer; [2020]
    Keywords : housing studies; path dependency; critical junctures; historical institutionalism; gradual change; urbanisation; suburbanisation; Australia; Melbourne; Nightingale Housing;

    Abstract : Homeownership and suburbanisation are two sides of the same coin in the context of Australia. This thesis explores the housing system that facilitates homeownership under a framework of institutional path dependence and how that has facilitated spatial patterns of suburbanization in contemporary Melbourne. READ MORE

  2. 2. Klimatanpassning av Malmös framtida trädbestånd : en studie av tillämpade forskningsmetoder i syfte att utveckla klimatanpassningen av Malmös urbana trädbestånd

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

    Author : Matilda Hellman; Maja Skog; [2020]
    Keywords : klimatanpassning; stadsträd; resiliens; klimatförändringar; urbana trädbestånd; Malmö;

    Abstract : Klimatförändringar såsom den globala uppvärmningen påverkar och förändrar förutsättningarna för livet på jorden. Den naturliga distributionen av träd förändras i och med att mönster för temperatur och nederbörd skiftar, men även i urbana miljöer påverkas vegetationens situation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Suburban Equilibrium

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

    Author : Benjamin Dohrmann; [2019]
    Keywords : urban; sprawl; suburbs; neighbourhood; planning; urban design; densification; development; sustainable; design; collective housing; suburban typologies; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Explores the origins of suburban expansion and identifies 9 key ‘symptoms’ of urban sprawl – including car dependency, social isolation and monofunctional neighbourhoods. The research is based on a site location of Deer Park in Melbourne, Australia. READ MORE

  4. 4. Melbourne’s ‘African gang crisis’: A content analysis comparing two Melbourne media outlets

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Smyth Lisa; [2019]
    Keywords : African gang crisis; Sudanese-Australians; Sudanese refugees; media content analysis; media framing theory; multiculturalism;

    Abstract : In this paper I argue that in a mediatized Australia, where media are increasingly constructing society and culture as a whole, racializing frames used by Melbourne newspapers The Age and Herald Sun during a two-month period in 2018 contribute to the continued ‘othering’ of the ‘highly visible’ Sudanese-Australian and Sudanese refugee communities, and the erosion of the policy, and lived reality, of multiculturalism in Australia. Building upon the existing extensive body of research about the representation of refugee groups in Australian media, I use media framing theory to inform my analysis. READ MORE

  5. 5. CAVISAP : Context-Aware Visualization of Air Pollution with IoT Platforms

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för system- och rymdteknik

    Author : Meruyert Nurgazy; [2019]
    Keywords : context-aware; data visualization; air pollution; Internet of Things; IoT;

    Abstract : Air pollution is a severe issue in many big cities due to population growth and the rapid development of the economy and industry. This leads to the proliferating need to monitor urban air quality to avoid personal exposure and to make savvy decisions on managing the environment. READ MORE