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  1. 1. Patterning the Dutch Compact City

    Författare :David Chapman; Matthew Carmona; David Banister; Bartlett School of Planning University College London; []
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Sammanfattning : A major challenge to town planners in Britain is to help fulfil current and future housing need in a sustainable manner and avoid excessive development land take.This thesis therefore establishes what future development models are currently under debate and undertakes extensive research into Governments preferred option the 'Compact City'. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Towards a Poetics of Nostalgia : The Nostalgic Experience in Modern Fiction

    Författare :Niklas Salmose; Randall Stevenson; Laura Marcus; Patricia Waugh; UK The University of Edinburgh; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Nostalgia; Modernism; Literature; Aesthetics; Style; Narratology; Emotions; Nostalgi; Modernism; Litteratur; Estetik; Stilistik; Narratologi; Känslor; English literature; Engelska med litteraturvetenskaplig inriktning;

    Sammanfattning : In recent years there has been a body of studies relating nostalgia and fiction in political, sociological, feminist, or historical ways. This thesis, instead, sets out to perform an unusual textual study of nostalgia in modern fiction in order to work towards a poetics of nostalgia. LÄS MER

  3. 3. The power of place : Place security in the context of pregnancy

    Författare :Margareta Rämgård; Eric Clark; Ann-Chatrine Bäcklund; Gatrell Tony; Lund University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

    Sammanfattning : The study explores the importance of place attachment for women’s sense of security during pregnancy. Coping strategies of pregnant women are analysed, focusing on how the prospect of giving birth affects their relationship to place. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Studies of Cu2ZnSnS4 films prepared by sulfurisation of electrodeposited precursors

    Författare :Jonathan Scragg; Laurence Peter; Department of Chemistry University of Bath; []
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES;

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  5. 5. The shifting conditions of support groups in transition : an ethnography of respiratory disease in Northern England

    Författare :Fredrik Nyman; Andrew Russell; Marijn Nieuwenhuis; Sahra Gibbon; Durham University; []
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; United Kingdom; biosocial medical anthropology; biosociality; breathlessness; patient advocacy; community medicine;

    Sammanfattning : Breathlessness is a condition we all know something about, as it is normal to get out of breath when physically overexerted. However, breathlessness may also be an abnormal manifestation commonly understood, assessed, and defined as the first vital symptom of respiratory disease-such as in asthma, bronchiectasis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or pulmonary fibrosis. LÄS MER