Sökning: "Urban Politics"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 104 uppsatser innehållade orden Urban Politics.

  1. 1. Att skapa en stad. Stadsutvecklingens politik, idé och praktik mellan tillväxt och omfördelning

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Förvaltningshögskolan

    Författare :Amalia Johnsén; [2019-06-13]
    Nyckelord :Stadsutveckling; Strategisk planering; Kommunal planering; Policy; Tillväxt; Omfördelning; Älvstaden;

    Sammanfattning : Syfte:Tidigare forskning har beskrivit att stadsutveckling präglas av två olika, och ibland motstridiga idéer. Å ena sidan präglas den av idéer om en politik för ekonomisk tillväxt i global konkurrens och å andra sidan av idéer om en politik för social omfördelning av makt och resurser. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Putting people back into the economy: Urban restructuring and emerging alternatives in time of crisis

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Författare :Madeleine Wahlund; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Social and solidarity economy; social innovation; social entrepreneurship; Barcelona; urban governance; social justice; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : In many cities around the world, the financial crisis 2007 served as an opportunity both for grassroots movements and governments to rethink existing models of urban development. Some authors have pointed out that the crisis served to elevate discourses for progressive post-neoliberal urban transformations. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Whose Right to Urban Nature? A case study of Old Tidemill Wildlife Garden in Deptford, south-east London

    Master-uppsats, Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Författare :Alexander Deisinger-Murray; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Urban nature; urban political ecology; critical urban theory; community activism; public green space; working-class politics;

    Sammanfattning : This exploratory research project explores the production and use, and subsequent closure and eviction of the community-designed and managed Old Tidemill Wildlife Garden in Deptford – a predominantly working-class area in south-east London. This community garden played a key role in the lives of many local residents and its closure and subsequent demolition to make way for a large housing project drew a significant backlash from local residents which included protests, law-suits, and the occupation of the garden itself. LÄS MER

  4. 4. THE HAMBURG-ST.-PAULI-BRANDDIALECTIC - Examining Hamburg’s city branding approach and its effects on the local Red-Light-District

    Master-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Miriam Green; [2019]
    Nyckelord :City Branding; Tourism; Gentrification; Red-Light District; Prostitution; Sex Work; Neoliberalism; Revanchist City; Entrepreneurial City; Reeperbahn; St. Pauli; Marke Hamburg; NION;

    Sammanfattning : “What is certain is that the question of […] re-making a landscape of prostitution in the city […] needs to be viewed as part of a changing, global discourse on the nature of contemporary cities” (Aalbers & Sabat 2012, p. 114). LÄS MER

  5. 5. Understanding the Process of Memory Politics in Västra Hamnen’s Redevelopment

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Författare :Edward Tilling; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Memory Politics; Urban Rhetoric; Embodied Identities; Sense of Place; Urban Design; Heritage; Västra Hamnen; Malmö; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The research aims to understand and explore the process of memory politics that has underpinned the redevelopment of Vӓstra Hamnen’s built environment, and the extent to which these considerations have actively shaped the urban design of the area, for better or worse, in relation to the values Malmö Stad have sought to express through the area’s narrative shift. The research has endeavoured to achieve the aforementioned aims by way of qualitative semi-structured interviews with participants from three different professional backgrounds, each of whom has been closely involved in the redevelopment process, as well as through site-visits and observational analysis. LÄS MER