Essays about: "castle"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 38 essays containing the word castle.

  1. 1. Awaken, My Love!

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Erik Lönnbro Fukino; [2019]
    Keywords : Urban development; Public space; transformation; repurposing; historial context; museum; flexible space; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : After recieving the diplomas from the idea competition win together with two colleagues nothing really happened in the Granite Castle in Itäsatama, Hanko. Some makeshift flea markets and coffee booths were put in the empty shell of the previous granite quarry but in the greater scale it remained a shadow from its former past. READ MORE

  2. 2. Trädgården som läkande källa : en jämförelse mellan Alnarps, Gröna Rehab och Nynäs slotts rehabiliteringsträdgårdar

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

    Author : Anna Maria Pershagen; Lena Ransmark; [2018]
    Keywords : grön rehabilitering; landskapsarkitektur; stress; utemiljö; utformning;

    Abstract : Kandidatuppsatsen skrevs på institutionen för Stad och Land, Sveriges Lantbruksuniversitet under vårterminen 2017, med syftet att identifiera en checklista för rehabiliteringsträdgårdar utifrån Alnarpsmetoden och använda den till att analysera och jämföra tre rehabiliteringsträdgårdar med avseende på utformning, plats och aktiviteter. Tre väletablerade rehabiliteringsträdgårdar i Sverige jämfördes, den vid Nynäs slott i Tystberga, Gröna rehab i Göteborg och trädgården i Alnarp. READ MORE

  3. 3. A Liminal Existence, Literally : A Deconstruction of Identity in Diana Wynne Jones’ Howl’s Moving Castle

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Engelska

    Author : Felicia Stenberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Fantasy; Fairy tale; Diana Wynne Jones; Howl s Moving Castle; Deconstruction; Jacques Derrida; Hélène Cixous; Intertextuality; Metafiction; Identity; Ambiguity of the self; Puns; Witches; Wizards; Magic; Literary Allusions; Nonexistent Binary Oppositions; Subversion;

    Abstract : This essay examines the inherent instability present in Diana Wynne Jones’ 1986 novel Howl’s Moving Castle. I suggest that in relying on the ambiguity of the story and the setting, Jones creates not only a more complex universe, but allows the characters to be multidimensional -- both literally and figuratively -- without having any stable selves. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Castle & The Keep : A Gender Study of the Lives and Written Works of Teresa of Avila and John of the Cross

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Religionshistoria

    Author : Ryan Jurison; [2018]
    Keywords : St. Teresa of Avila; St. John of the Cross; Gender Studies; Catholic Church; Counter Reformation; Discalced Carmelites; Spanish Mysticism; Doctors of the Church; Spanish Inquisition; mysticism; Alfred C. Kinsey; Judith Butler; Corporeal Realm; Ethereal Realm;

    Abstract : An examination of Teresa of Avila and John of the Cross, applying modern theories of gender and sexuality to the textual analysis of a selection of primary written works and biographical works, in order to determine the roles that they play, not only in the case of these two saints of the Catholic Church, but also within the mystical tradition as a whole. . READ MORE

  5. 5. The Austerical City. : London at the crush test of austerity

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Tommaso Aquili; [2018]
    Keywords : London; UK; Austerity; Viability Assessment; Governance; Regeneration; Displacement; Gentrification; Neoliberalism; Heygate; Elephant Castle;

    Abstract : In the UK, the unprecedented cuts to local budgets, implemented by the national governments from 2010 to the present day, have pushed local authorities to reconsider their scope, their role and their action. The ever decreasing budgets have de facto transformed local councils from service providers to territorial entrepreneurs, as the pressing pursuit of revenues has placed the economic profit at the core of the local policy-making. READ MORE