Sökning: "Marie Thynell"
Hittade 5 avhandlingar innehållade orden Marie Thynell.
1. Automobility in the perspective of international political economy of development illustrated by two case studies: Tehran and Brasilia
Sammanfattning : .... LÄS MER
2. The unmanageable modernity. An explorative study of motorized mobility in development
Sammanfattning : This thesis is an explorative study of a neglected area in International Political Economy and Development Studies. Modernisation has provoked the global extension of motorized mobility. The establishing of motorized transport systems is a core area in modern development. LÄS MER
3. Air pollution in Nairobi slums : sources, levels and lay perceptions
Sammanfattning : BackgroundAir quality in Africa has remained a relatively under-researched field. Most of the African population is dependent on biomass for cooking and heating, with most of the combustion happening in low efficiency stoves in unvented kitchens. LÄS MER
4. Making travel sustainable with ICT? : The social practice of travel planning and travel information use in everyday life
Sammanfattning : Adopting the perspective of the traveller, this thesis examines how travel plans are actually made in the everyday situation and how information is used and drawn on when planning the many, often unremarkable, trips of ordinary urban life. Ethnographical field studies in southern Stockholm, Sweden, employing a practice theory perspective showed that people use a vast mixture of different types of information when planning and making trips. LÄS MER
5. Analysing synergies between urbanization and sustainable development : Developing a draft theory through historical pilot studies
Sammanfattning : Urbanization is an ongoing process all over the globe. People moving from rural to urban areas are the primary cause of urbanization, and history indicates that this movement of people is very hard to influence. LÄS MER