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  1. 1. Heat stress at preschool yards. A mixed-method geographical study in Gothenburg, Sweden.

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Oskar Bäcklin; [2019-10-30]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : As climate change is predicted to generate higher temperature and more frequentheat waves and extreme temperature events in Sweden, issues related to heat willbe more accentuated in the future. Children are both vulnerable to heat and spendmuch of their time outdoors at preschool yards. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Investigating flood risk cost in Kungsbacka using the ICPR FloRiAn GIS-tool

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Erika Lindqvist; [2019-10-25]
    Nyckelord :Flood risk cost; flood risk analysis; risk management; flood; natural hazard; ICOR FloRiAn; GIS;

    Sammanfattning : Losses from floods have increased in recent years, worldwide and in Sweden. Understanding the economic and non-monetary cost of being exposed to flood hazard is important from a spatial planning perspective, particularly in urban areas. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Spatial Heterogeneity of Weather impacts on Cycling Flows within Gothenburg, Sweden - A Geographic Framework for Local Pattern Analysis

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Filip Olsson; [2019-10-25]
    Nyckelord :spatial heterogeneity; cycling; weather; local climate zones; explorative GIS;

    Sammanfattning : Background: In the past decade, the phenomenon of spatial heterogeneity has started to gaintraction in studies of cycling and weather. Cycling is usually the mode of transportation that ismost affected by inclement weather and the scientific consensus about how weather impactscycling behaviour on a general scale is for the most part well-established. LÄS MER

  4. 4. SAVE KORTEDALA LIBRARY Gendering Practices in Urban Activism

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Författare :Magdalena Myhreld; [2019-10-23]
    Nyckelord :Urban movements; Gender performativity; Neoliberalism; Neighborhood activism; Libraries;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of the study was to discuss conditions for urban activism, through looking at the interest group Save Kortedala Library and its gendering practices. The aim was furthermore to examine the role Kortedala Library plays for the community as well as to relate Save Kortedala Library to a larger context of resistance to neoliberalism. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Accessibility to social utilities within urban green space. A method-developing thesis.

    Master-uppsats, Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Författare :Johan Wedberg; [2019-10-08]
    Nyckelord :accessibility; urban green space; sociotope; social utility; cultural ecosystem services; outdoor recreation; GIS; noise pollution; mobility; proximity; public health;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis aims to develop a methodological framework for analyzing the accessibility to potential social utility environments within urban green spaces from a broad population spectrum within a weekday context. The thesis departs with a scientific literature review, which investigates what types of social utilities urban green spaces potentially can provide to an urban population and what kind of attributes that are important for each utility. LÄS MER