Sökning: "Human agency"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 141 avhandlingar innehållade orden Human agency.

  1. 1. Wastelands of difference? Urban nature and more-than-human difference in Berlin and Gothenburg

    Författare :Mathilda Rosengren; Matthew Gandy; Maan Barua; Steve Hinchliffe; University of Cambridge; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Berlin; Gothenburg; more-than-human ethnography; multispecies ethnography; more-than-human geography; urban green space; urban wastelands; landscape architecture; urban planning; non-human agency; affect; Stadtbrachen; Brachen; Anita-Berber-Park; St. Thomas Friedhof; Natur-Park Südgelände; Park am Gleisdreieck; Göteborg; Trollspisberget; Högåsberget; Frihamnen; Mossen; bostadsnära natur; Urban studies; Urbana studier;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis explores more-than-human entanglements of contemporary urban environments in order to develop a rearticulation of urban landscapes as spaces decidedly beyond the exclusively human. Taking its cue from the question “How do we live with urban difference today?,” such spaces, the thesis argues, emerge through, as well as change with, a variety of socio-ecological entwinements. LÄS MER

  2. 2. The politics of undocumented migrant childhoods : Agency, rights, vulnerability

    Författare :Jacob Lind; Anna Lundberg; Michael Strange; Karl Hanson; Malmö universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Childhood; Undocumented migrants; Agency; Rights; Vulnerability;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis, I investigate the paradoxical characteristics of political struggles that take place in relation to undocumented migrant childhoods. Drawing on ethnographic research in Birmingham, UK and Malmö, Sweden between 2014 and 2017, I take as my starting point the everyday life experiences of children and families who have experienced living under an immanent risk of deportation. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Governing street and market vending in Kitwe, Zambia : Shifting rationalities and vendors' individual and collective agency

    Författare :Lennert Jongh; Ilda Lindell; Andrew Byerley; Amin Kamete; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; urban informality; informal economy; street vendors; market vendors; vendors’ agency; urban space; collective organizing; vendors’ connections; gray spaces; government rationality; assemblage; Kitwe; Zambia; sub-Saharan Africa; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis studies the governing of street and market vending in the Zambian city of Kitwe. Street and market vending has often been studied in relation to neoliberal urban developments. Such studies have shown how governing practices are driven by ambitions to create “world-class cities” and to attract (international) investment. LÄS MER

  4. 4. det meränmänskliga museet : Konservatorns bevarandepraktik som flyktlinje i modernitetens museum

    Författare :Caroline Owman; Christina Fredengren; Märit Simonsson; Stefan Bohman; Lotten Gustafsson Reinius; Umeå universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; Museology; museum; modernity; conservation; conservator; curator; more-than-human; posthumanism; environmental humanities; material feminisms; anthropocentrism; agency; dualism; dichotomies; agential realism; schizoanalysis; onto-ethico-epistemology; climate change; process ontology; care; thing ethics; killable creatures; invasive species; ecology; time; rhythm; alternative temporalities; intra-generational; Museologi; museum; modernitet; konservering; konservator; curator; more-than-human; posthumanism; miljöhumaniora; materiell feminisms; antropocentrism; agens; dualism; dikotomier; agentiell realism; schizoanalys; onto-etisk-epistemologi; klimatförändring; processontologisk; omsorg; tingetik; dödbara djur; skadedjur; ekologisk; tid; rytm; alternativa temporaliteter; intra-generationell; museology; museologi;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis takes the conservator as a starting point to explore more-than-human aspects of the museum of modernity. Assuming that built-in obstacles impinge when museums today deal with environmental issues‚ it investigates new and alternative perspectives on the engagement with our immediate surroundings, in this case the museum objects. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Att äga rum : En undersökning av skogsägande och lokal utveckling i tre värmländska församlingar

    Författare :Svante Karlsson; Sune Berger; Gerhard Gustafsson; Tor Selstad; Karlstads universitet; []
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Skogsägare; äganderätt; landsbygdsutveckling; lokal utveckling; Värmland; Human geography; Kulturgeografi; Kulturgeografi; Human Geography;

    Sammanfattning : Karlsson, S. 2007: Att äga rum. En undersökning av skogsägande och lokal utveckling i tre värmländska församlingar. (Ruling Spaces. LÄS MER