Essays about: "suburbs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 73 essays containing the word suburbs.

  1. 1. Nurses' experiences of being team leaders for community health workers in the care of tuberculosis patients : A minor field study in South Africa

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för vård, arbetsliv och välfärd

    Author : Negina Heidari; Nasim Yavari; [2019]
    Keywords : tuberculosis; experiences; team leaders; nursing; community health workers; cooperation; communication; South Africa;

    Abstract : South Africa is a country with a high mortality rate because of tuberculosis and increasing cases of multidrug-resistant tuberculosis makes it a global health problem. Tuberculosis is curable and preventable but without proper treatment many of the infected have no chance of survival. READ MORE

  2. 2. The construction of identity : An urban study of the Centrums of Rinkeby, Tensta and Husby

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier; KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Sandra Mekler; Ambre Alfredo; [2019]
    Keywords : Collective identity; Public Space; Neighbourhood Centers; Immigrant Community; Suburban Stockholm;

    Abstract : The Stockholm Municipality has set inclusion at the core of its objectives for the city with its “Vision 2040: A Stockholm for Everyone” (Stockholm Stad, 2018). Acknowledging the divide between neighborhoods, the government has brought forward social sustainability as a key component to improve the fast-growing city. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE REALITIES OF SUBURBAN FEMINISM : A study of feminism in the suburbs of Gothenburg among the immigrant communities.

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för lärande, humaniora och samhälle

    Author : Abdullahi Omar; [2019]
    Keywords : feminism; Intersectionality; Liberal feminism; postfeminism; suburban feminism; respondents; cultural shock; suburbs; Gothenburg.;

    Abstract : This study on feminism is a study aimed at understanding a reality within feminism (suburban feminism) in the suburbs of Gothenburg and the underlying factors that contribute to the emergence of this new phenomenon, and why women in the suburbs relate to as an alternative social tool in the quest for better social standings. The research was focused on the 2 major issues and they were (1) the effect of intersectionality on feminism in the suburbs and (2), the effect of internal factors like culture and religion on feminism in the suburbs. READ MORE

  4. 4. Suburban Equilibrium

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för arkitektur och byggd miljö

    Author : Benjamin Dohrmann; [2019]
    Keywords : urban; sprawl; suburbs; neighbourhood; planning; urban design; densification; development; sustainable; design; collective housing; suburban typologies; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : Explores the origins of suburban expansion and identifies 9 key ‘symptoms’ of urban sprawl – including car dependency, social isolation and monofunctional neighbourhoods. The research is based on a site location of Deer Park in Melbourne, Australia. READ MORE

  5. 5. Public Art and Residual Urban Spaces : The Case for Informal Public Art in Stockholm

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Maia Cavendish; [2019]
    Keywords : public; art; public art; residual; urban; spaces; Stockholm;

    Abstract : While Stockholm has made significant investments in formal public art throughout the inner city and suburbs, the city has a lack of informal public art. Defined as a feature or work produced by a person who considers themselves to be an artist or craftsperson, located in a place accessible to and used by the public, public art can be either formal or informal. READ MORE