Essays about: "social nature of travel"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words social nature of travel.

  1. 1. “They only talk about the trees” - An analysis of relations of power and justice in the (de)construction of Nepal’s Second International Airport

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Hanna Geschewski; [2021]
    Keywords : Land rights; Political Ecology; Justice; Nepal; Sustainability Science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : While calls to reduce air travel have emerged in many high-income countries, Nepal, with only one international airport, is still striving to improve its air connectivity. In 2015, the government resumed its 1995 plan to build a second international airport near Nijgadh, a town in the southern plains. READ MORE

  2. 2. Making sense of distance. Mobility in staycation as a case of proximity tourism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Alexandra Rosu; [2020]
    Keywords : tourism; mobility; distance; staycation; local travel; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose: The aim of this dissertation is to explore mobility in a proximity tourism context. Mobilities are being widely discussed in connection to society, everyday life, and tourism as a whole. Thus, it focuses on the staycation phenomenon as a case of proximity tourism. READ MORE

  3. 3. Sustainable Travel on YouTube: Discussion and Perception : How do YouTube travel vlogs discuss sustainable travel? How are they perceived?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Jessica Chu; [2020]
    Keywords : vlog; YouTube; perceptions; sustainable travel; sustainability;

    Abstract : The objective of this study is to explore how YouTube travel vlogs discuss sustainable travel and how they are perceived. By using framing analysis, the research codes are based on the three pillars of sustainability; economic, environmental, and social. READ MORE

  4. 4. ComDev at Malmö University as a representation of “Digital for Development”. An example of a pioneer in distance-based learning

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Fakulteten för kultur och samhälle (KS)

    Author : Daria Sedikova; [2020]
    Keywords : ICT; Mediatization; Communication for development; Glocalization; Interviewing; Survey research; Globalization;

    Abstract : AbstractThe importance of technological progress is hard to downplay, and it becomes even moreobvious in the times of the crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic has been changing the normalflow of everyday life: a lot of countries have closed their borders, unnecessary travel isreduced to minimum, online grocery shopping breaks any possible records, we live withthe feeling of uncertainty what tomorrow may bring. READ MORE

  5. 5. "The owl hugs me in the forest" : Children's Experiences and Educators' Perceptions of Learning in a Swedish Mini-Forest Garden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för beteendevetenskap och lärande

    Author : Julia Meyer; [2019]
    Keywords : Forest Gardening; Outdoor Education; Environmental Education; Outdoor Space; Learning; Three Dimensions; Nature Connection; Semi-Structured Interviews; Early Years; Play; Children’s Experiences; Teachers’ Perceptions;

    Abstract : In recent years, there has been converging evidence on the relation between nature experiences and learning. Although outdoor experiences are not just seen as leisurely activities anymore, barriers, such as lack of resources or travel time can hinder the propagation of more outdoor educational programs. READ MORE