Essays about: "PUBLIC BUILDING"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 517 essays containing the words PUBLIC BUILDING.

  1. 1. THE CONTRADICTORY ROLE OF THE INTERNET IN AUTOCRACIES Exploring differences between reactive and proactive online repression

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Ella Turta; [2021-07-20]
    Keywords : online repression; mass mobilization; asymmetrical control; internet policy; digital authoritarianism;

    Abstract : Ever since the early days of the Internet the “freedom of the Internet” has been a subject for debate. Is it characterized by an anti-authoritarian ideology that fosters public dissent and challenges the authoritarian rule? Or are autocrats using modern technology for their own illiberal purposes? Recent research argues that viewing modern communication technology asinherently liberative or repressive undermines the fact that the Internet functions in a constantly evolving political context. READ MORE

  2. 2. Is Investing in Sustainability Financially Rewarding? A Quantitative Study of Public Real Estate Firms in the EU

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Sonia Aissaoui; Louise Gustafsson; [2021-06-24]
    Keywords : Real Estate; Sustainability; Financial rewards; benefits; costs; ROA; ROE; ESG;

    Abstract : MSc in Accounting and Financial Management.... READ MORE

  3. 3. Slow Architecture

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Max Wolstencroft; [2021]
    Keywords : Slow Architecture; long lasting architecture; time; concrete; ritualistic architecture; renovation; royal palace; kungliga slott; kungliga slottet; stockholm palace; city architecture; Stockholm;

    Abstract : Research into how one can create architecture that will last beyond the foreseeable future. Part ONE is research based, building up a manifesto based on; structural integrity, aesthetic longevity, programmatic adaptability and cultural relevance. READ MORE

  4. 4. Improving accessibility to the bus service : Building an accessibility measurement tool in QGIS

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för geografi

    Author : Philip Lindén; [2021]
    Keywords : public transportation; public transit; fixed route transit systems; buses; bus stops; accessibility; measuring accessibility; measuring performance; social exclusion; vulnerable groups; GIS; QGIS; Graphical Modeler;

    Abstract : Satisfactory public transportation (PT) should enable people to reach attractive destinations and desired activities fast, comfortably, safely, and affordably. When PT fails to do so it will have negative effects on the overall accessibility in a society. READ MORE

  5. 5. A place-making proposal for Karlholm strand based on a planning ethic, community development ideals and landscape aesthetics

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

    Author : Md Ratin; [2021]
    Keywords : aesthetics; community; ethics; housing; Karlholm; place-making; shoreline;

    Abstract : The subject scope of this thesis is about built structure in the landscape close to the water in a specific place, Karlholm, in the municipality of Tierp, Sweden. Karlholm Strand is one of many places in Sweden where there is no shoreline protection. READ MORE