Essays about: "urban norm"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words urban norm.

  1. 1. Discussion of the gift-giving behavior in rural and urban area respectively: Empirical evidence in China

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Yancheng Wang; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : gift-giving; motive; altruism; reciprocity; social norm; China;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Let's Do Away with Urban : Autoethnographic Adventures in Stockholms län

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Olivia Butler; [2020]
    Keywords : Urban; Rural; Spatiology; Political Ecology; Embodiment; Emplacement; Stockholm;

    Abstract : The spatial categorisations of urban and rural are still used in academia, lay terminology and policy formation in spite of a postmodern obsession with the deconstruction of binaries. Hitherto, the urban rural dichotomy has been exposed to little scrutiny, and the critiques that have been made come from the epistemological standpoint of total urbanisation which assumes the rural will be effaced by a perennial urban sprawl. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vegans: from radical hippies to inspiring celebrities? : a study on what influences vegetarian’s decision when considering veganism

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

    Author : Anneli Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : vegan; vegetarian; meat consumption; environmental communication; carnism; discourses; attitudes; cognitive dissonance; norms; perceptions; behavioural change;

    Abstract : Meat consumption has a negative effect on climate change, making it important to increase more sustainable diets, such as veganism. This research has focused on understanding why vegetarians, who are so due to animal rights and climate benefits, have not become vegans. READ MORE

  4. 4. Parken som inte fanns : Hagstorp i Malmö och stadens mellanrum som urban vildmark och allmänning

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

    Author : Hedvig Jansson; [2019]
    Keywords : interstites; urban wilderness; in-between places; urban voids; urban commons; urban planning; wastelands;

    Abstract : Den här uppsatsen undersöker betydelsen av ödetomter och mellanrum i staden med Hagstorp i Malmö som exempel. I uppsatsen framkommer hur ödetomter i staden görs till något avvikande, och konstrueras som icke-platser i förhållande till staden som norm. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Transformative Potential of the Right to the City : An Analysis of the Potential Contribution of the Right to the City in Formulating a Human Rights Response to Urban Socio-Economic Inequalities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Juridiska institutionen; Lunds universitet/Juridiska fakulteten

    Author : Ramindu Perera; [2019]
    Keywords : The Right to the City; Human Rights and inequality; Urbanization; Urban inequalities; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : The demographic patterns in developing countries have significantly changed in the recent few decades due to the impact of urbanization. The urbanization process has created new challenges; and the enormous divide between haves and have nots has become a defining feature of contemporary urban spaces. READ MORE