Essays about: "typology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 208 essays containing the word typology.

  1. 1. A typology of ontological insecurity mechanisms : Russia's military engagement in Syria

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Hugo von Essen; [2021]
    Keywords : ontological security; ontological insecurity mechanism; Russia; military engagement; Syria conflict; International Relations; Giddens;

    Abstract : The concept of ontological security has grown extensively in the International Relationsliterature, owing to the new explanations it generates for states’ security- and identity-relatedbehavior. In the process, however, the concept has become sprawling, vague and incoherent,due to the multitude of different understandings of the concept. READ MORE

  2. 2. Slice of Life

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Carl Lagerkvist; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : An attempt to renegotiate the typology of a functionally separate administrative building by integrating the stacked infrastructure of movement built into the site and introducing new programs that are naturally occurring in Tensta in spite of the inflexible urban context. The building signifies a point of convergence between the different types of traffic and bridges between them, revealing latent connectivity and opening up for a gradual take-over of traffic systems as general patterns of behaviour change. READ MORE

  3. 3. Hacking the New Development : Turning a Shopping District into a Garment Manufacturing District

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Mohit Nihalani; [2021]
    Keywords : London; Chrisp Street Market; urban manufacturing; reindustrialisation; consumption; fashion; shopping district; redevelopment; hacking; labour; postcolonial;

    Abstract : Chrisp Street Market in London, the first pedestrian shopping district in the UK, will be redeveloped into a contemporary version of a pedestrian shopping district. The design employs the 'mixed-use' building typology often used to make public life 'active' and 'lively', by attracting the population to participate in consumer society in public space, at a time when the role of overconsumption in the acceleration of climate change within sectors like the fashion industry is becoming increasingly problematic. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Final 50 Feet Problem in Gothenburg - A MAMCA study on the situation regarding deliveries to multi-tenant multistory buildings in Gothenburg

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Lagerlöf; Nikita Zaiko; [2020-06-17]
    Keywords : Final 50 Feet; Large Traffic Generators; City Logistics; MAMCA; Freight Quality Partnerships; Transport Plan; Vertical Movement; Horizontal Movement; Urban Freight; Distribution; Collection; Tenants; Receivers;

    Abstract : MSc in Logistics and Transport Management.... READ MORE

  5. 5. An examination of local resilience against violent Islamic extremism in Sweden

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Elise Östevik; [2020]
    Keywords : local resilience; violent extremism; violent Islamic extremism; Sweden;

    Abstract : The following thesis seek to examine the area of resilience in the context of violent Islamic extremism in Sweden. Its goal is to probe a theoretical typology of resilience to explore its contribution to a more precise description of local resilience against violent Islamic extremism in Sweden. READ MORE