Essays about: "heritage sector"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 31 essays containing the words heritage sector.

  1. 1. The renovation of residential housing developments from Danish modernism

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

    Author : Joachim Christian Heinz; [2020]
    Keywords : Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : This report elaborates on the renovation of residential housing development from Danish modernism built between the 1930s and late 1950s. The period represents a significant moment in the history of Danish architecture. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cruising away from strong sustainability? A case-study of the social and environmental trade-offs of cruise tourism in Flåm, Norway

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Henriette Sandstå; [2019]
    Keywords : cruise tourism; air pollution; strong sustainability; sustainable tourism; sustainability science; Norway; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Cruise tourism is the fastest growing segment within the global tourism industry, allowing tourists to visit spectacular coastal destinations all over the world. Due to its pristine fjord landscapes, Norway is a popular cruise destination. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kidnapped Cultural Heritage?: A Cultural Analysis on the Conflict about Cultural Heritage Among Cultural and Political Actors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Elin Fredriksson; [2019]
    Keywords : Cultural Heritage; Sweden Democrats; Museums; National Identity; critical Discourse Analysis; Bourdieu; Political Tool; MACA; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : The Sweden Democrats have, like many right-wing populist parties all over Europe, had an increased success. Frequently they have been accused for thriving cultural policies as an excuse to raise nationalistic and anti-immigrational issues. READ MORE

  4. 4. Ordinary and Extraordinary : Heritage plants and their farmers

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för arkeologi och antik historia

    Author : Rebecca Öhnfeldt; [2019]
    Keywords : Heritage plants; farming; agriculture; food security; biodiversity; plant and seed conservation; biocultural refugia; soil.;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how Swedish farmers, who have chosen to farm with heritage plant varieties, motivate their choices and how they as a result of their choices view themselves as farmers. This is investigated against present and future challenges regarding food security and the loss of agricultural biodiversity and biocultural heritage, which, in order to be faced, will require a wider range of plants in cultivation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigation of the energy performance and renovation opportunities in a historic building. : using questionaire and assessment scale for decision making and improving energy performance.

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Energisystem och byggnadsteknik

    Author : Suresh Ambu Panicker; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : On a global scale it is estimated that the building sector accounts for about 35% of the final energy use. The building sector accounts for nearly 40% of energy demand in European union (EU) and in Sweden too it is almost the same percentage demand. READ MORE