Essays about: "life in a big city"

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  1. 1. Kom ut till vattnet! : ett gestaltningsförslag av en strandpromenad längs Skeppsholmsviken på Södra Djurgården i Stockholm

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

    Author : Sofia Svedmyr; [2019]
    Keywords : strandpromenad; Skeppsholmsviken; Södra Djurgården; vattenkontakt; rekreation;

    Abstract : Stockholm är en stad uppbyggd av ett skärgårdslandskap där hav och land möts. Mängden vatten och närheten till den är något som värdesätts högt. Människor mår bättre, både psykiskt och fysiskt, i gröna miljöer samt i miljöer med inslag av vatten. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urban activation through food : Stockholm’s new food destination

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Mayra Reis; [2019]
    Keywords : collective kitchens; urban activation; Urban planning; feminist urban planning; slakthusområdet;

    Abstract : Responding to the needs of a rapidly growing urban population, Stockholm is investing in multiple urban development projects, one of which being Slatkthusområdet, the so-called meatpacking district located in the southern area of the city. Atrium Ljungberg, the Swedish developer responsible for a big parcel of the land in the area, envisions making the slaughterhouse district into an attractive destination for business, society and people in search of cultural life. READ MORE

  3. 3. Investigating result quality indicators in industry foundation classes to city geography markup language conversion

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Ville-Pekka Soini; [2019]
    Keywords : Physical Geography; CityGML 2.0; IFC; BIM; Geodata; Conversion; FME; Quality; Evaluation; GeoBIM; Geomatics; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Industry Foundation Classes (IFC) models from the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) -industries can contain information on building life-cycle entities. Urban planning and related domains are interested in data conversions between IFC and City Geography Markup Language (CityGML) because of this. READ MORE

  4. 4. Utveckling av nyplanterade träd i urban miljö : en studie av trädplanteringar i Hyllie

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

    Author : Karin Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : träd; utveckling; kompaktering; urban miljö; vitalitet; etablering; omplantering; tillväxt; platsanalys;

    Abstract : Stadsträd är viktiga inslag i den urbana miljön och bidrar med en rad värden som påverkar människans fysiska, psykiska och sociala hälsa. Våra städer består till stor del av trädstrukturer som bidrar till viktiga ekosystemtjänster i ett föränderligt klimat. READ MORE

  5. 5. Investigating differences in the decay of divorce-induced residential mobility across gender and urbanisation

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Matthew Gareth Bevan; [2019]
    Keywords : Divorce; Effect; Gender; Residential Mobility; Time; Urbanisation;

    Abstract : Divorce is a life course event that triggers deviant, negative residential moves that symbolises the antithesis of climbing the traditional housing ladder, and sets individuals on an altered housing trajectory, typically associated with long-term instability compared to married counterparts. Studies have revealed that long-term instability associated with divorce is commonly connected to an increased probability of moving out of owner occupation that is greater and persists longer for women than men. READ MORE