Essays about: "example of social studies"

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  1. 1. Exploring metropolitan governance in the Öresund Region

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Malmö högskola/Institutionen för Urbana Studier (US)

    Author : Roger Barres; [2021]
    Keywords : metropolitan area; city-region; metropolitan governance; urban politics; cross-border metropolitan region; democratic governance; Öresund region;

    Abstract : For the first time in history, more people in the world live in urban areas than in rural areas. Almost half of this world urban population now live in metropolitan areas, which are becoming central spaces of world economic and social activity, and where major global challenges happen and should be tackled. READ MORE

  2. 2. Queering the Growth Paradigm: A feminist critical discourse analysis

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

    Author : Franziska Stambke; [2020]
    Keywords : Degrowth; Queer Theory; Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis; European Green Deal; Hegemony; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The European Green Deal is an example of a growth-oriented environmental policy approach. However, from the perspective of Degrowth, the narrative of unlimited growth is criticized. Therefore, this thesis analyses resistant texts in reaction to the set of environmental policy initiatives proposed by the European Green Deal. READ MORE

  3. 3. Gör ESTER nytta vid sen ankomst? : om Boverkets nya verktyg ESTER, ekosystemtjänster & grönblå dagvattenhantering

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anna Persson; [2020]
    Keywords : ESTER; dagvattenhantering; ekosystemtjänster; klimatförändringar; klimatanpassning; skyfall; Augustenborg; Västra Hamnen;

    Abstract : Klimatet är under ständig förändring och det innebär också att nederbörden från skyfallen blir allt häftigare. Städer har svårt att ta hand om stora mängder regnvatten, på grund av en stor andel hårdgjord yta som inte låter vattnet infiltreras i marken. READ MORE

  4. 4. Organizational learning: A practical approach on intra- and inter-project learning : A case study in tranmission development projects

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik; Uppsala universitet/Industriell teknik

    Author : Franziska Anna Hatzl; Corinna Henn; [2020]
    Keywords : organizational learning; vicarious learning; intra- and inter-project learning; lessons learned;

    Abstract : Knowledge management has become one of the most important challenges inorganizations’ pursuit of competitiveness and long-term success. Essentialaspects of managing knowledge are its creation, transfer and retention.Organizational learning, which comprises these three processes, aims forimproving an organization’s performance. READ MORE

  5. 5. Love at the Heart of Feminist Epistemology: On the Interconnectedness between Love and Gender

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Veronica Grönlund; [2020]
    Keywords : epistemology; ontology; feminism; love; materialism; realism; queer theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : In this thesis, I investigate the concept of love in relation to feminist epistemology. Through a theoretical analysis and assessment, the aim has been to first of all examine ontological tensions between feminist works theorizing on love; secondly, to analyse which role the concept of love has in the works; and thirdly to contextualize the different ontological assumptions made within the basic tension in feminist epistemology, i. READ MORE