Sökning: "Urban Development"

Visar resultat 11 - 15 av 515 avhandlingar innehållade orden Urban Development.

  1. 11. Urban Design and Outdoor Thermal Comfort in Warm Climates. Studies in Fez and Colombo

    Detta är en avhandling från Housing development & management

    Författare :Erik Johansson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; marklära; geomorfologi; Fysisk geografi; climatology; cartography; pedology; geomorphology; Physical geography; Urban planning; Urban design; Urban climate; Tropical areas; Thermal comfort; Sri Lanka; Planning regulations; Morocco; Microclimates; Land-use; Fez; Humid tropics; Colombo; Developing countries; Climatic design; Climate; Arid zones; Built environment; Physical planning; kartografi; klimatologi; Town and country planning; Stads- och glesbygdsplanering; Fysisk planering;

    Sammanfattning : In many developing tropical countries, rapid urban growth leads to several problems, including increased thermal stress. This has negative consequences for people's health and well-being, and affects social and commercial outdoor activities negatively. LÄS MER

  2. 12. Projecting Urban Natures Investigating integrative approaches to urban development and nature conservation

    Detta är en avhandling från KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Författare :Hanna Erixon Aalto; KTH.; [2017]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; research through design; interdisciplinary; transdisciplinary; resilience; legibility; landscape urbanism; ecological urbanism; Stockholm; Green Wedges; projective narratives; comprehensive narratives; prototyping; ecosystem services; urban nature conservation; Architecture; Arkitektur;

    Sammanfattning : Projecting Urban Natures is a compilation thesis in critical studies in architecture. It comprises three journal articles and four design proposals in which I have taken an active part. LÄS MER

  3. 13. Urban shades of green Current patterns and future prospects of nature conservation in urban landscapes

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University

    Författare :Sara Borgström; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; naturresurshushållning; Natural Resources Management; urbanisation; nature conservation; urban planning; urban systems; nature reserves; Sweden;

    Sammanfattning : Urban nature provides local ecosystem services such as absorption of air pollutants, reduction of noise, and provision of places for recreation, and is therefore crucial to urban sustainable development. Nature conservation in cities is also part of the global effort to halt biodiversity decline. LÄS MER

  4. 14. Sköra stadslandskap: planeringsmetoder för att öppna urbaniseringens rumsliga inlåsningar

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University

    Författare :Nils Björling; [2016]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; architectural thinking; local-regional development; urban ecologies; urban landscapes.; design-based research; urban key projects; urban planning; urban design;

    Sammanfattning : Spatial lock-ins may hinder the physical environment from adapting to new conditions and thereby risk to inhibit necessary change in society and reproduce current structures.This process reinforces uneven geographic development and urban interpretive prerogative. LÄS MER

  5. 15. Recalling Urban Nature Linking City People to Ecosystem Services

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Systemekologiska institutionen

    Författare :Stephan Barthel; Stockholms universitet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi; naturresurshushållning; Natural Resources Management; Ecosystem service; functional group; resilience; social-ecological system; urban; institution; property right; knowledge; sense-of-place; social-ecological memory; adaptive governance; scale-crossing broker; ecosystem management;

    Sammanfattning : Societal development is dependent on the generation of ecosystem services (ES) to sustain it; however, many ES are degrading. This thesis investigates how social-ecological features behind practices of actor groups shape the generation of ES. LÄS MER