Essays about: "accessibility"

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  1. 1. Accessibility to social utilities within urban green space. A method-developing thesis.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Johan Wedberg; [2019-10-08]
    Keywords : accessibility; urban green space; sociotope; social utility; cultural ecosystem services; outdoor recreation; GIS; noise pollution; mobility; proximity; public health;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to develop a methodological framework for analyzing the accessibility to potential social utility environments within urban green spaces from a broad population spectrum within a weekday context. The thesis departs with a scientific literature review, which investigates what types of social utilities urban green spaces potentially can provide to an urban population and what kind of attributes that are important for each utility. READ MORE

  2. 2. REPLACE OR REPAIR? -A study of if fast fashion repair concepts like H&M Take Care can affect the intentions to repair clothing

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Malin Ficks; Margaux Karmestål; [2019-06-20]
    Keywords : Fast Fashion; Product-Service Systems; Sustainable Consumption; Theory of Planned Behaviour;

    Abstract : Overconsumption and an increasing disposal of clothes is a troublesome development in thefast fashion industry, where millennials are major contributors. As there is a need for a majorshift towards more sustainable consumption, product-service systems in the shape of in-storerepair stations, like Take Care by H&M, is interesting to investigate. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of Digital Healthcare - A study that examines the effects of digital healthcare services on performance in primary healthcare in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Felix Ekenstam; Carl Eklund; [2019-02-15]
    Keywords : Digital healthcare; Primary healthcare; Waiting List; Substitute; Healthcare Market; Demand for Healthcare; Difference-in-Difference approach;

    Abstract : This paper examines what effect digital healthcare has on primary healthcare in Sweden. Using aggregated register data from Jönköping county council and datasets, from väntetider and from hälsokollen a difference- in difference (DiD) analysis is conducted. READ MORE

  4. 4. Staging Areopagitica : A report on what theater can borrow from courthouses to strengthen its civic function as an instrument of truth

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Arkitekthögskolan vid Umeå universitet

    Author : Mohammed Selander; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Throughout the report, I argue for the virtues of allowing the contentious fictional narratives of poetry, theatre and myth to take place in the public's consciousness. In an attempt to deal with the spread of misinformation, societies have tended to favor censorship, which only deals with a symptom at the cost of the public's critical thinking. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Born to Eat Meat”. Analysis of perceived barriers towards switching and following plant-based diet among young people in Almaty

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Ildana Ruzybayeva; [2019]
    Keywords : red meat; plant-based diet; youth; Almaty; Kazakhstan; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Kazakhstan is a middle-income country which is going through the global phenomena of nutritional transition. One of the characteristics of the transition is increase in red meat consumption associated with growing incomes. Public Health diseases and environmental challenges caused by the transition are starting to take place in the country. READ MORE