Essays about: "what is the meaning of local literature"

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  1. 1. Can organic waste fuel the buses in Johannesburg? : A study of potential, feasibility, costs and environmental performance of a biomethane solution for public transport

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Industriell miljöteknik; Linköpings universitet/Industriell miljöteknik

    Author : Johanna Niklasson; Linnea Bergquist Skogfors; [2018]
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    Abstract : Like many large cities, Johannesburg faces several sustainability challenges such as unsustainable use of natural resources, emissions contributing to environmental- and waste related problems. The city is a provincial transport centre, and the transport sector is responsible for a large share of the city’s energy demand and emissions. READ MORE

  2. 2. Urban agroforestry : For developing ecosystem services in urban forests

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för ekoteknik och hållbart byggande

    Author : Susanne Tellström; [2014]
    Keywords : urban forest; ecosystem services; agroforestry; local food production; city planning; environmental science;

    Abstract : As urbanisation increases choices in how to use green areas within cities growin importance, determining how several urban sustainability issues will play out. In urban environment the role for forest, both inside and at the city borders, is most important for the well-being of city inhabitants from several species, as well as provider of numerous ecosystem services necessary for anthropogenic development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Triggering a gift economy

    University essay from Konstfack/Experience Design

    Author : Pomme van Hoof; [2013]
    Keywords : Gift economy; reciprocity; experience design; community; resilience; alternative currencies; triggering behaviour; systems thinking; social change.;

    Abstract : What would happen if, the systems we deal with everyday, and the situations we find ourselves in, could trigger us to give something to someone else? This work started by exploring the theme of  money systems and social structures and the ambition to find alternatives for our current economic system, which has failed in several ways. People all over the world are already coming up with alternatives that can supplement and stabilize our money-monoculture and that give new meaning to currency. READ MORE

  4. 4. Corporate Visual Identity of the Housing Company Karlskronahem : Evaluation and Possible Improvements

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för datavetenskap och kommunikation; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för datavetenskap och kommunikation

    Author : Aleš Sapač; Monika Senčar; [2013]
    Keywords : Corporate visual identity; CVI; logotype; color; typography; brand name; design; web site; web site design; content; aesthetics; navigation; usability; user-interface design;

    Abstract : Corporate visual identity (CVI) plays a significant role in the way an organization presents itself to both internal and external stakeholders as well as expresses the values and ambitions of an organization, its business, and its characteristics. The main purpose of this study is to evaluate five elements of CVI: color, typography, company name, logo and web site. READ MORE

  5. 5. Here and There: The setting of dolmens and passage graves in north-eastern and south-eastern Scania

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Catarina Nilsson; [2013]
    Keywords : dolmen; passage grave; landscape; Scania; megalithic; setting; dös; gånggrift; landskap; Skåne; megalit; omgivning; History and Archaeology;

    Abstract : In this master’s thesis I have explored what characterises the setting of dolmens and passage graves in north-eastern and south-eastern Scania, southern Sweden, if there are common features, and what meaning/connection the setting can imply. By combining field visits at twenty-four sites with search results from the Swedish National Heritage Board’s database, map studies, literature studies and previous research, I have found that the sites are characterised by diversity in the setting, though some sites share a combination of characteristics. READ MORE