Sökning: "urban neighbourhood"

Visar resultat 11 - 15 av 40 avhandlingar innehållade orden urban neighbourhood.

  1. 11. Bättre framtidsutsikter? Blandade bostadsområden och grannskapseffekter : En analys av visioner och effekter av blandat boende

    Detta är en avhandling från Uppsala : Department of Social and Economic Geography

    Författare :Zara Bergsten; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2010]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Social mix policy; neighbourhood effects; socioeconomic career; social integration; urban planning; multilevel modelling; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Human geography; economic geography; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Kulturgeografi; ekonomisk geografi; Geografi; Geography;

    Sammanfattning : Internationally, the effect of social composition in urban neighbourhoods on individuals’ life opportunities has been given increased attention both by researchers and policymakers. Socially mixed neighbourhoods have been seen by policymakers as a measure to create better prerequisites for social upward movement and increased social integration. LÄS MER

  2. 12. What's neighbourhood got to do with it? : the influence of neighbourhood context on crime and reactions to crime

    Detta är en avhandling från Faculty of Health and Society, Malmö University

    Författare :Caroline Mellgren; Malmö University.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Humanities Social Sciences; Multilevel; Fear of crime; Reactions to crime; Crime prevention; Sweden; Neighbourhood effects; Crime;

    Sammanfattning : The overarching aim of this thesis is to contribute to an increased understanding of how the neighbourhood context acts to influence individual reactions to crime. The general framework is that the social and physical make-up of residential neighbourhoods influences individuals, over and above individual background characteristics. LÄS MER

  3. 13. Food, farming and health in Ugandan secondary cities

    Detta är en avhandling från Umeå : Umeå University, Department of Geography

    Författare :Heather Mackay; Umeå universitet.; [2019]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Uganda; Africa; urban; nutrition transition; agriculture; health; food systems; dietary diversity; food insecurity; non-communicable disease; double burden malnutrition; secondary cities; feminist geography; intersectionality; mixed methods;

    Sammanfattning : This research contributes to countering a large city research bias by focusing on the food, farming and health experiences of two secondary cities of Uganda: Mbale and Mbarara. It is not an apocalyptic story. Like anywhere in the world, for some residents things were going well; for others, less well. LÄS MER

  4. 14. Space, Activities and Gender- Everyday Life in Lindora, Costa Rica

    Detta är en avhandling från Housing Development and management

    Författare :Karin Grundström; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Architecture; Costa Rica; Everyday Life; Gender; Housing; Planning; Private; Urban; Public;

    Sammanfattning : The thesis analyzes the everyday life of women and men in a neighbourhood planned for low-income housing in the ourskirts of the capital San José in Costa Rica. The research uses an everyday life perspective and shows how gender organization leads to a division of labour and a use of space that differentiate between women and men's activities. LÄS MER

  5. 15. Urban outdoor lighting : Pedestrian perception, evaluation and behaviour in the lit environment

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Lund University

    Författare :Johan Rahm; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2019-05-17]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Outdoor lighting; Street lighting; Pedestrian; Walking; Walkability; Perceived safety; Urban design; Perception; Environmental psychology; Elderly; Mobility;

    Sammanfattning : Walking plays an essential role in sustainable transport systems, as nearly all journeys in the urban environment incorporate walking in one way or another. In parts of the world, for long periods of the year, seasonal variation in daylight hours means that pedestrians must rely on outdoor lighting to make cities accessible after dark. LÄS MER