Essays about: "The Commons"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 80 essays containing the words The Commons.

  1. 1. Peace & Sustainability: An Evaluation of the United Nations' Peacebuilding Missions in Afghanistan

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Natalie Varady; [2019]
    Keywords : United Nations; Sustainable Development; Peace Ecology; Environment; Afghanistan; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This study is an evaluation of the peacebuilding missions in Afghanistan, made by the United Nations, in relation to policies of sustainable development. The theoretical framework is borrowed from Peace Ecology, suggesting a foundation for peacebuilding where mankind is reintegrated into nature. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Perk of Collective Acts : Urban Realm Reimagined as Commons

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Azka Eshita; [2019]
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  3. 3. From Do It Yourself to Do It Together : Sociological analysis of knowledge sharing in Stockholm Makerspace

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Mayya Shmidt; [2019]
    Keywords : Sharing economy; knowledge sharing; commons-based peer production; DIY communities; ethnography;

    Abstract : The study examinesthe variety of interaction and motivation practices to participate in the sharing initiative as well as pinpointing key elements of member-driven organization functioning;in the case of Stockholm Makerspace– a community of non-professional makers.  The Current scholarship on sharing is mostly focused on the large-scale platform businesses in a North American context, thus evidence from grassroots small-scale initiatives is lacking. READ MORE

  4. 4. Not gay as in happy, but queer as in fuck you : an examination into how subaltern counterpublics contribute to understanding social change towards commons management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Georgia Verkuylen; [2018]
    Keywords : commons management; queer; subaltern counterpublics; social change; tragedy of the commons; play partym; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Optimal management of the commons to ensure sustainability relies on community management. Despite widespread knowledge of this, conventional wisdom is locked into how much the state should regulate the market. READ MORE

  5. 5. Om rötter och kronor : narrativanalys av en konflikt kring Orsa Besparingsskog

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

    Author : Felicia Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : naturresurskonflikt; narrativanalys; allmänningsskog; Orsa Besparingsskog; historiebruk; historiemedvetande;

    Abstract : Konflikter över naturresurser i allmänhet och de som utgörs av allmänningar i synnerhet är ofta förekommande, komplexa och medför ofta konsekvenser för både människa och miljö. Hur väl vi förmår förstå dessa konflikter avgör hur väl vi kan förbygga eller lösa dem. READ MORE