Essays about: "social ecology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 289 essays containing the words social ecology.

  1. 1. I don’t even think there are environmental politics here! A paper on youth influence and the coal mining industry in Bosnia & Herzegovina

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

    Author : Matilda Råbrant; [2022]
    Keywords : youth influence; climate change; environmental politics; natural resources; fossil economy; youth engagement; political ecology; Bosnia-Herzegovina; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Bosnia & Herzegovina is the 27th largest exporter of coal-fired energy in the world. Multiple organizations are warning about the dangerous rates of air polluting substances in many of the country’s larger cities. Youths in Bosnia & Herzegovina feel alienated from decision-making, making it hard for them to express their voice and concerns. READ MORE

  2. 2. Naturban : naturinspirerad gestaltning av en park längs Fyrisån i Uppsala

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

    Author : Sara Lovisin; Josefin Vidén; [2022]
    Keywords : naturbaserade lösningar; mångfunktionell yta; resiliens; urbanekologi;

    Abstract : Städer ligger ofta i områden med en naturligt hög biologisk mångfald. De globala klimatförändringarna innebär en ökad förekomst av extremväder vilket tillsammans med storskaliga monokulturella landskap utgör ett hot mot den biologiska mångfalden. READ MORE

  3. 3. The spatial-social differentiation of the city of Warsaw with an in-depth study of selected districts

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Marta Popiolek; [2022]
    Keywords : social ecology; factorial ecology; factor analysis; city development; Warsaw;

    Abstract : The inspiration for this paper came from a walk in Warsaw, Poland - a city that has a very unusual development pattern and owes its character largely to the last 75 years. The visible differences in development patterns occur in almost every neighbourhood and each of them is the result of a different conceptual approach, additionally shaped by the regulations and economic prosperity of the time. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring land grabbing in Ethiopia - narratives & livelihood implications.

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för naturvetenskap, miljö och teknik

    Author : Aylin Nguyen; Linnea Widholm Ivarsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Smallholders; Agriculture development; Agriculture commercialization; local livelihoods; Growth and Transformation Plan; land relations;

    Abstract : The land grabbing phenomena grew in both reported cases and in scholarly interest after the 2008 financial crisis. The concept of land grabbing has been greatly debated and some have chosen the term large scale land acquisition instead, focusing on win-win outcomes while the land grabbing term rather focuses on the unequal power relations involved. READ MORE

  5. 5. Forest damage in the eyes of scientists : framing damage perspectives in Swedish forestry

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Maria Jägerborg; [2022]
    Keywords : forest damage; frame analysis; discourses; scientists; qualitative interviews;

    Abstract : Forest damage is a complex concept. Damaging agents appear naturally in ecological systems, but forest management also impacts their quantities. Damage can also be viewed from its interactions with a social system, where it appears and is understood. READ MORE