Search for dissertations about: "Residential"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 393 swedish dissertations containing the word Residential.

  1. 1. Residential usability and social sustainability, Towards a paradigm shift within housing design?

    Author : Anna Braide Eriksson; [2016]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; demographic transformation; social sustainability; flexibility; residential design; residential process; user participation; residential usability; adaptability; alterability;

    Abstract : ABSTRACTThe ongoing demographic transformation poses challenges for the field of residential design. Meanwhile rules and regulations maintain a conventional approach to the subject. The housing market is considering the home as a commercialized lifestyle question, not focusing on the long-term residential resilience of the housing stock. READ MORE

  2. 2. Low-energy residential buildings : evaluation from investor and tenant perspectives

    University dissertation from Stockholm : KTH Royal Institute of Technology

    Author : Agnieszka Zalejska-Jonsson; KTH.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; low-energy buildings; residential buildings; investment; passive house; tenants; lågenergihus; passivhus; hyresgäster; lönsamhet; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi; SOCIAL SCIENCES Other social sciences; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Övrig samhällsvetenskap;

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  3. 3. Moving out, moving up, becoming employed Studies in the residential segregation and social integration of immigrants in Sweden

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Department of Social and Economic Geography

    Author : Kati Kadarik; Uppsala universitet.; Uppsala universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Residential segregation; social integration; residential mobility; neighbourhood effects; k-nearest neighbour; Sweden; Social and Economic Geography; Kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates the complex relationship between residential segregation and social integration. The dominant discourse in Sweden and Europe sees residential segregation as hindering socioeconomic and cultural integration, creating parallel societies and even threatening the social cohesion of European societies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Primary energy use of residential buildings implications of materials, modelling and design approaches

    University dissertation from Växjö : Linnaeus University Press

    Author : Uniben Yao Ayikoe Tettey; Linnéuniversitetet.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; primary energy use; material production; simulation; input parameters; design strategies; climate change; overheating; residential buildings; Technology byts ev till Engineering ; Teknik; Byggteknik; Civil engineering;

    Abstract : Buildings can play an essential role in the transition to a sustainable society. Different strategies, including improved energy efficiency in buildings, substitution of carbon intensive materials and fuels, efficient energy supply among others can be employed for this purpose. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Prerequisites and Practices of Auditing Residential Care On the Licensing and Inspection of Residential Homes for Children in Sweden

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Social Work, Stockholm University

    Author : David Pålsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Child welfare; Out-of-home care; Residential care for children and adolescents; Audit; Licensing; Inspection; Quality Indicators; socialt arbete; Social Work;

    Abstract : The aim of this dissertation is to describe and analyse the prerequisites and practices of auditing Swedish residential care for children. Residential care is a complex intervention provided to children in vulnerable life situations. READ MORE