Essays about: "Social Construction of Technology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 103 essays containing the words Social Construction of Technology.

  1. 1. Social infrastructure in new urban areas

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Maria Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social infrastructure; development; municipality; urban areas; Social infrastruktur; exploatering; kommun; stadsmiljö;

    Abstract : Social infrastructure is premises or housing for municipally financed and statutory service such as schools, preschools, retirement homes and LSS or other social apartments. They can be built either stand-alone or integrated, where the former is constructed as its own building on a reserved site for the specific purpose, while the latter is an incorporated in space in a building which otherwise is typically intended for ordinary residential housing. READ MORE

  2. 2. DECISION-MAKING FOR AUTONOMOUS CONSTRUCTION VEHICLES

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Inbyggda system; Mälardalens högskola/Inbyggda system

    Author : Gallardo Marielle; Chakraborty Sweta; [2019]
    Keywords : shared-space users; MPDM; timing analysis; planning and decision-making; autonomous vehicle; MDP; reinforcement learning; social force model;

    Abstract : Autonomous driving requires tactical decision-making while navigating in a dynamic shared space environment. The complexity and uncertainty in this process arise due to unknown and tightly-coupled interaction among traffic users. READ MORE

  3. 3. Asset-Backed Securitization of Chinese PPP Projects : Operating Mechanism and Current Difficulties

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Xiaokuan Li; [2019]
    Keywords : Asset Securitization; PPP Asset Securitization; Risk Segregation; Credit Enhancement; legal practice; Asset Securitization; PPP Asset Securitization; Risk Segregation; Kreditförbättring; juridisk praxis;

    Abstract : Under the background that China's economy has entered the new normal, de-leveraging, structural adjustment, and resolution of various risks have become an essential part of macro-control. The unique advantages of PPP asset securitization make this tool widely recognized and respected by the government, enterprises, and investors. READ MORE

  4. 4. Design Quality in Architecture and Construction Research

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Toomaj Ghalandar Zehi Jalalabad; [2019]
    Keywords : Design Quality; Design Assessment; Value Delivery; Design Management; Designkvalitet; Designbedömning; Värdetilldelning; Designhantering;

    Abstract : The issue of design quality in construction projects has long been a major concern for designprofessionals (Gann et al. 2003). READ MORE

  5. 5. Gendered groundwater technology adoption in Bangladesh : case studies from Thakurgaon and Rangpur

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

    Author : Sadiq Zafrullah; [2019]
    Keywords : groundwater; technologies; irrigation; experiences; social construction; norms; intersectionality;

    Abstract : Groundwater irrigation technologies are crucial for dry season agriculture in the North Western part of Bangladesh. The production of the major crop of the country, rice, is highly dependent on groundwater irrigation using Shallow Tube Wells (STW) and Deep Tube Wells (DTW). READ MORE