Sökning: "post-colonial urban theory"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade orden post-colonial urban theory.

  1. 1. New urban horizons in Africa A critical analysis of changing land uses in the Greater Accra Region, Ghana

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Human Geography, Stockholm University

    Författare :Lena Fält; Ilda Lindell; Andrew Byerley; Jennifer Robinson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; African cities; urban redevelopment; urban informality; urban land use; urban planning; spatial governance; new cities; evictions; socio-spatial segregation; qualitative case studies; fieldwork; critical urban theory; governmentality; post-colonial urban theory; Accra; Ghana; geografi med kulturgeografisk inriktning; Geography with Emphasis on Human Geography;

    Sammanfattning : African cities increasingly aspire global recognition and this has prompted a rapid transformation of the built environment in many urban locales. This thesis provides empirical and conceptual insights into this recent trend through a critical analysis of contemporary land use changes in the Greater Accra Region, Ghana. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Water for a few a history of urban water and sanitation in East Africa

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : KTH

    Författare :David Nilsson; KTH.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; urban water; urban sanitation; urban history; development studies; African history; environmental history; large technical systems; socio-technical systems; institutional change; public service; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects History subjects History of technology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Historieämnen Teknikhistoria;

    Sammanfattning : This licentiate thesis describes and analyses the modern history of the socio-technical systems for urban water supply and sanitation in East Africa with focus on Uganda and Kenya. The key objective of the thesis is to evaluate to what extent the historic processes frame and influence the water and sanitation services sectors in these countries today. LÄS MER