Sökning: "degrowth"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 34 uppsatser innehållade ordet degrowth.

  1. 1. HJÄLP, vi krymper! En studie av anpassningsstrategier för en minskande befolkning i Strömsunds kommun

    Kandidat-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet / Institutionen för ekonomi och samhälle

    Författare :Johanna Lundin; Teodor Wester; [2020-08-29]
    Nyckelord :Stad och land; Centrum och periferi; Landsbygdsutveckling; Krympa smart; degrowth; anpassning; tillväxtnorm; Demografi; kommunal planering; Strömsund;

    Sammanfattning : The global phenomenon of demographically shrinking communities presents challenges for planning authorities. A few partial strategies trying to address this can be found throughout Europe, but are there more universally appliable ones? In this study, we aim to find that out by the means of an interview study in the shrinking municipality of Strömsund, where public servants are interviewed in order to understand how the municipality is tackling the challenge and plan for shrinkage. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Queering the Growth Paradigm: A feminist critical discourse analysis

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Författare :Franziska Stambke; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Degrowth; Queer Theory; Feminist Critical Discourse Analysis; European Green Deal; Hegemony; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The European Green Deal is an example of a growth-oriented environmental policy approach. However, from the perspective of Degrowth, the narrative of unlimited growth is criticized. Therefore, this thesis analyses resistant texts in reaction to the set of environmental policy initiatives proposed by the European Green Deal. LÄS MER

  3. 3. To consume or not to consume?

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Viktor Johansson Bytyqi; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Wellbeing; consumption; preferences; deliberative forums; degrowth; Law and Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis seeks to investigate the connection between consumption and anticipated subjective wellbeing using the framework of Human Scale Development developed by Max Neef and colleagues (1991). The work intends to contribute to a wider discussion concerning the effects of a retracting economy on subjective wellbeing. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Circular economy and degrowth perspectives on plastic collection and recycling on Bali

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, Lunds universitet/Miljö- och energisystem

    Författare :Elin Henriksson; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Circular economy; degrowth; plastic waste; littering; recycling; pick analysis; social enterprise. Cirkulär ekonomi; nerväxt; plastavfall; nedskräpning; återvinning; plockanalys; social företagsverksamhet.; Technology and Engineering;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis studies plastic littering, collection and recycling on Bali in Indonesia. Due to unsound waste management systems, low awareness and few incentives for collection, plastic waste has the tendency to leak to the environment, where it pollutes land and water, and poses a threat to wildlife and human health. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Activist resistance against mega-projects in Yucatan : a Buen Vivir and Degrowth approach

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Författare :Francisco Javier Montaño Cruz; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Yucatán; Mega-projects; Development; Buen Vivir; Degrowth; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis looks at the activist resistance in Yucatán from the perspective of theories of Buen Vivir and Degrowth. Based on a critique of mega-projects, economic growth and development, as well as a theoretical explanation of resistance in the Global South and its links to Buen Vivir and Degrowth, this research explores how mega-projects in Yucatán have existed since the age of henequen, during the middle of the 19th century. LÄS MER