Essays about: "travel.."

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  1. 1. Space-Time Autonomy by Proximity - A Qualitative Study of Girls´ Accessibility by Proximity in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Author : Julia Wilzén; [2021-11-03]
    Keywords : Proximity; Girls; Gender; Constraints; Accessibility; Mobility Patterns;

    Abstract : The urban city is a melting pot of different people, groups of people, experiences, desires, and strivings organized within a shared space and connected through a variety of networks. In this shared urban space, it is important to create equal accessibility to places, services, and activities essential for people's everyday life. READ MORE

  2. 2. Resilience and vulnerability in the tourism industry during a pandemic. A comparative study between Finland and Sweden on different geographical scales

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Malin Skutnabba; [2021-09-14]
    Keywords : Covid-19; tourism; resilience; vulnerability; crisis management;

    Abstract : In 2020 the Covid-19 virus spread rapidly and became a global pandemic. This had a severeimpact on the tourism industry since travel was halted due to restrictions imposed to stop thepandemic. This makes it an essential geographical problem since tourism is about the movementof people in different environments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Economic Preference and Attitudes Towards Alternative Ways to Finance Public Transport

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Ellinor Bernsro; Jimmy Sandgren; [2021-08-17]
    Keywords : economic preferences; travel behavior; public policy; fare-free public transport; Västra Götaland;

    Abstract : The public transportation system in the region of Västra Götaland elicits quick and efficient travel, while, simultaneously, decreasing the negative effects of driving. However, the system suffers from various problems, mainly fare-evasion. READ MORE

  4. 4. FROM STATUS TO STIGMA: THE DISCURSIVE JOURNEY OF LEISURE TRAVEL DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Simon Nordh; Olof Hedin; Christian Sahlgren; [2021-07-02]
    Keywords : Discourse Analysis; Leisure Travel; COVID-19 Pandemic; Stigma; Polarization;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Losing the silver lining - Swedish social workers’ experiences of the COVID-19 pandemic.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Viktoria Forsberg; [2021-06-29]
    Keywords : Social work; COVID-19; Feelings; Challenges; Opportunities;

    Abstract : During the COVID-19 pandemic social services were seen as vital for society but in Sweden, the Public Health Authority advised all citizens to limit meetings with others outside of their own household which complicated needs assessment in social work. Additionally, a vulnerable group for getting severely ill of COVID-19 was older people. READ MORE