Essays about: "Shared living concept"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 28 essays containing the words Shared living concept.

  1. 1. EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT IN SÁPMI An interview study with Sámi education professionals addressing the challenges and opportunities for respecting cultural diversity in education

    University essay from

    Author : Sara Österlund Picó; [2021-06-28]
    Keywords : Education for Sustainable Development ESD ; Indigenous education; Indigenous knowledge systems IKS ; Sámi people; Sápmi;

    Abstract : In connection to global ESD discourse concerning the need for education to respect cultural diversity, the aim of this study is to investigate challenges and opportunities encountered by Sámi education professionals regarding the implementation of Sámi education in Sápmi. To meet this purpose, the study addresses the following research questions:How do Sámi education professionals describe:i) culturally appropriate and locally relevant education in Sápmi?ii) challenges and opportunities for implementing culturally appropriate and locally relevant education in Sápmi? To analyze the empirical material obtained through semi-structured interviews, a theoretical framework grounded in decolonial theory, using the concept of epistemic justice and critical place-based pedagogy, is applied. READ MORE

  2. 2. TIME FOR SHIFT CHANGE IN THE FABRIC OF EXISTENCE Exploring the role of darkness and artificial light for humans and biodiversity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Maya Strömgren; [2021-06-23]
    Keywords : Darkness; artificial light; light pollution; biodiversity; human- non-human relations; all-ecology; non-representational theory; Mörker; artificiellt ljus; ljusföroreningar; biodiversitet; människa-natur relationer; all-ekologi; non-representational theory;

    Abstract : This thesis departs from the loss of biodiversity due to artificial light at night. The diurnal human has taken over all hours of the day instead of the natural light once, meaning that space and time have become limited for the nocturnal living species. READ MORE

  3. 3. ‘Our own law is making us beggars’ : understanding the marginal experiences of governed, mine-side communities in Mutoko district, Zimbabwe

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

    Author : Saymore Ngonidzashe Kativu; [2021]
    Keywords : unequal ecological exchange; lifeworld; granite mining; governance; mining anthropology; natural resources curse; natural resources governance; Zimbabwe;

    Abstract : There is a rising interest in the Global South, to ensure that mineral resources are governed to benefit local communities where they are extracted. The shared Africa Mining Vision and economic aspirations in Zimbabwe seeking to integrate equity in governing and extracting mineral resources reflects such interests. READ MORE

  4. 4. A user study on electric shared mobility for residents

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för industriell teknik och management (ITM)

    Author : FREDRIK YNGEN; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study aims at developing better understanding of the requirements on an offering of electric Shared Mobility for Residents (eSMfR) in order to make it attractive from the resident’s point of view. The study has been based on interaction with randomly recruited residents in a couple of Swedish communities. READ MORE

  5. 5. A Modular Shared Home : Approaching affordable housing through sharing habits and modularity

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Elnaz Heshmati; [2020]
    Keywords : Population growth; Mobile society; Unaffordable housing system; Shared living concept; Metabolic philosophy; Modular architecture;

    Abstract : The world’s population is increasing and every day, more people are coming to the cities. People are constantly relocating their houses for meeting their needs. READ MORE