Essays about: "degrowth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 44 essays containing the word degrowth.

  1. 1. Dystopian Narratives:Testing Qualitative Story Completion Method with Theory from Degrowth

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Michelle Appelros; [2022]
    Keywords : Story Completion; Method; Degrowth; Climate crisis; Decolonization of the Imaginary; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In the global north, we seem well informed of the pending climate crisis, but despite criticism of un-sustainability, it seems as if we lack alternatives to eco-modernist solutions. Although not unproblematic, degrowth and other alternatives do exist, but are somehow non-existing in the public debate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Technological Innovation in Sweden from a Degrowth Perspective

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Divyangi Singh; [2022]
    Keywords : degrowth; technological innovation; ecosystem;

    Abstract : This research focuses on the relationship between technological innovation and degrowth. The aim is to highlight the importance of degrowth discourse and contribute to a conception of entrepreneurial innovation that could allow for a degrowth society to emerge. READ MORE

  3. 3. Towards tourism sustainability. The case of Nusa Lembongan, Indonesia.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies

    Author : Sandra Szynkowska; [2021]
    Keywords : development; sustainable tourism; mass tourism; Nusa Lembongan; Indonesia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Tourism is one of the fastest-growing economic sectors in the world. Due to that, many developing world’s regions with limited economic activity adapt tourism as a development strategy. READ MORE

  4. 4. What Kind of Home Makes a ‘Good Life’? A critical exploration of the Swedish kollektivhus to support a degrowth transition

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Charlotte Estey; [2021]
    Keywords : degrowth; ecological modernization; kollektivhus; co-housing; narratives; Stockholm; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Under the capitalist growth imperative, mainstream housing is connected to high social and ecological consequences. In light of the need for an alternative approach to housing, my thesis adopts a degrowth perspective to critically explore an alternative housing model: the Swedish kollektivhus (‘collective house’; co-housing). READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring entrepreneurial contributions to a post-growth world - a case study of the swiss outdoor equipment industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Annina Guthauser; [2021]
    Keywords : Enterprises; growth independence; degrowth; Switzerland; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Globale Erwärmung, Verlust der Artenvielfalt, Pandemien - die Menschheit leidet heute unter vielen lebensbedrohlichen Phänomenen, die über jene hier genannten hinausgehen. Die Ursache für diese Phänomene liegt in der Übernutzung der begrenzten natürlichen Ressourcen. Wirtschaftswachstum treibt diese Übernutzung dramatisch voran. READ MORE