Search for dissertations about: "Karin Grundström"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Karin Grundström.

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

    University dissertation from Housing Development and management

    Author : Karin Grundström; [2005]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Architecture; Costa Rica; Everyday Life; Gender; Housing; Planning; Private; Urban; Public;

    Abstract : 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. READ MORE