Essays about: "landscape structure"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 415 essays containing the words landscape structure.

  1. 1. IDENTITY & TECHNO-UTOPIANISM.A Critical Discourse Analysis of Marketing Material and their Sociotechnical Imaginaries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Åberg Albin; [2021-10-12]
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    Abstract : This research paper sets out to investigate the messaging present in a corpus of textsgathered from Acxiom’s, an American data-analysis and ‘Identity Solutions’-company,website. The paper applies a framework of Critical Discourse Analysis informed by Theo vanLeeuwen’s theory of ‘legitimations’ and analyses the findings through the theoreticalframework of ‘Sociotechnical Imaginaries’. READ MORE

  2. 2. A place-making proposal for Karlholm strand based on a planning ethic, community development ideals and landscape aesthetics

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

    Author : Md Ratin; [2021]
    Keywords : aesthetics; community; ethics; housing; Karlholm; place-making; shoreline;

    Abstract : The subject scope of this thesis is about built structure in the landscape close to the water in a specific place, Karlholm, in the municipality of Tierp, Sweden. Karlholm Strand is one of many places in Sweden where there is no shoreline protection. READ MORE

  3. 3. Influence of garden structure and surrounding landscape on the presence of wildlife in Umeå

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Amanda Andersson; [2021]
    Keywords : urban; habitat selection; urban wildlife; garden; citizen science; Vulpes vulpes; Pica pica; wildlife gardening; wildlife friendly features; vegetation structure; greenspace;

    Abstract : Around the world cities are growing. Expansion and densification often take place at the expense of urban greenspace, the most common habitat for urban wildlife. Even though gardens take up a significant amount of the city's green space, there are no general guidelines on how to manage garden to support local wildlife. READ MORE

  4. 4. Städernas vilda mellanrum : och deras betydelse för barns fria lek

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

    Author : Märta Bergman; [2021]
    Keywords : urbana vildlandskap; vilda mellanrum; barn; fri lek; Stockholm; Hagsätra; förtätning; mätbara och omätbara värden;

    Abstract : Det här examensarbetet handlar om städernas obyggda mark och dess betydelse för barns fria lek. Det inkluderar en fördjupning av lek som fenomen och vikten av platser som tillåter interaktion. I arbetets innefattar även ett utforskande i hur dessa platser hotas av ett samhälle med stark tilltro till mätbara värden och fasta kategorier. READ MORE

  5. 5. Renegotiating Institutions: Institutional Bricolage in the Zambian Woodfuel Sector

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

    Author : Alice Castensson; [2021]
    Keywords : natural resource governance; critical institutionalism; institutional bricolage; woodfuel; institutions; multifunctional landscapes; Zambia; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Governing multifunctional resource landscapes in ways that protect ecosystems without aggravating poverty is a critical task for development efforts. This thesis adopts an institutional bricolage approach to scrutinise institutional interplay in the Zambian woodfuel sector. READ MORE