Essays about: "sociotope"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word sociotope.

  1. 1. Accessibility to social utilities within urban green space. A method-developing thesis.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Johan Wedberg; [2019-10-08]
    Keywords : accessibility; urban green space; sociotope; social utility; cultural ecosystem services; outdoor recreation; GIS; noise pollution; mobility; proximity; public health;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to develop a methodological framework for analyzing the accessibility to potential social utility environments within urban green spaces from a broad population spectrum within a weekday context. The thesis departs with a scientific literature review, which investigates what types of social utilities urban green spaces potentially can provide to an urban population and what kind of attributes that are important for each utility. READ MORE

  2. 2. Incorporating GIS in urban planning : Quantifying accessibility to sociotopic user values for use in urban planning and citizen dialogue – a case study of Årstafältet, Stockholm.

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Anna Nordlöv; [2018]
    Keywords : GIS; Urban planning; Urban design; Citizen dialogue; Bivariate maps; Web-GIS; Network distance; Sociotope;

    Abstract : There exists a debate regarding where to build new housing in increasingly denser cities today. Often it is the green spaces that must be sacrificed which lead to conflicts among decision makers and citizens. Although, some sources claim (Byrne et al. READ MORE

  3. 3. Kalmar Strandpromenad : ett program för utveckling av Sylvanderparken

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

    Author : Chiro Eliassi; [2017]
    Keywords : hamnpark; mötesplats; program; strandpark; Sylvanderparken;

    Abstract : I centrala Kalmar sker det idag en utveckling av hamnområdet där bland annat ett universitet och hotellverksamhet kommer att byggas till. Detta förväntas resultera i ett ökat besökstryck på Sylvanderparken. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mapping place values for the green, compact and healthy city: Interlinking softGIS, sociotope mapping and communities of practice.

    University essay from KTH/Mark- och vattenteknik

    Author : Ian Babelon; [2015]
    Keywords : SoftGIS; PPGIS; sociotope mapping; public participation; compact city; communities of practice; urban planning;

    Abstract : Urban planning research and practice provides forceful evidence that urban place-making processes should not be driven by experts and planning professionals alone: they should also build on the experiential knowledge and values of lay citizens. Experience shows that the construction of the green, compact, and healthy city fostered by sustainable development policies requires considering how places are used and valued by all relevant stakeholders. READ MORE

  5. 5. Att kartlägga sociala värden i stadens utemiljö : sociotopkartering som metod i Stockholm och Göteborg

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

    Author : Emelie Ask; [2013]
    Keywords : sociotop; sociotopkarta; Göteborg; Stockholm; förtätning; sociala värden; planeringsverktyg;

    Abstract : Sociotopkartering har använts som metod sedan början av 2000-talet i Sveriges två största städer, Stockholm och Göteborg. Sociotopkartan i Göteborg ska bli komplett under sommaren 2013 och täcka hela staden. Jag är delaktig i slutförandet genom en sommartjänst på park- och naturförvaltningen i Göteborg. READ MORE