Search for dissertations about: "Stephan Barthel"

Found 5 swedish dissertations containing the words Stephan Barthel.

  1. 1. Recalling Urban Nature : Linking City People to Ecosystem Services

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Systemekologiska institutionen

    Author : Stephan Barthel; Carl Folke; Thomas Elmqvist; Johan Colding; Per Olsson; Susanne Stoll-Kleemann; ; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Ecosystem service; functional group; resilience; social-ecological system; urban; institution; property right; knowledge; sense-of-place; social-ecological memory; adaptive governance; scale-crossing broker; ecosystem management; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi; Natural Resources Management; naturresurshushållning;

    Abstract : Societal development is dependent on the generation of ecosystem services (ES) to sustain it; however, many ES are degrading. This thesis investigates how social-ecological features behind practices of actor groups shape the generation of ES. READ MORE

  2. 2. Recalling Urban Nature : Linking City People to Ecosystem Services

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Systemekologiska institutionen

    Author : Stephan Barthel; Carl Folke; Thomas Elmqvist; Johan Colding; Per Olsson; Susanne Stoll-Kleemann; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Ecosystem service; functional group; resilience; social-ecological system; urban; institution; property right; knowledge; sense-of-place; social-ecological memory; adaptive governance; scale-crossing broker; ecosystem management; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi; Natural Resources Management; naturresurshushållning;

    Abstract : Societal development is dependent on the generation of ecosystem services (ES) to sustain it; however, many ES are degrading. This thesis investigates how social-ecological features behind practices of actor groups shape the generation of ES. READ MORE

  3. 3. Home for future Earth lovers Foundations of nature-connecting habitats for children

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University

    Author : Matteo Giusti; Stephan Barthel; Lars Marcus; Louise Chawla; [2018]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Human-nature connection; nature-connecting habitat; children; sustainability; human-nature relationship; vetenskap om hållbar utveckling; Sustainability Science;

    Abstract : Modern childhood is increasingly segregated from nature. Yet, children’s nature experiences are first steps for sustainable futures. In this thesis, I research the foundations of habitats that can connect children to nature. I call them nature-connecting habitats. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nature Routines of Children as Leverage Point for Sustainable Social-Ecological Urbanism Connecting childhood and biosphere to design sustainable civilizations in the human habitat

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm University

    Author : Matteo Giusti; Stephan Barthel; Lars Marcus; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Nature routines; strong sustainability; sustainable social-ecological urbanism; connection to nature; children; vetenskap om hållbar utveckling; Sustainability Science;

    Abstract : Strong sustainability requires enhanced knowledge and understanding of complex social-ecological interactions, but it also implies a ‘novel’ conceptualization of the relationship between humans and nature, one in which individuals perceive themselves as embedded members of the Biosphere. The aim of this Licentiate thesis is to investigate the validity of a strategy that is centered on designing the urban green infrastructure to nurture such human-nature relationship in children’s attitudes. READ MORE

  5. 5. Shaping sustainable food systems Local participation in addressing global challenges

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Stockholm Resilience Centre, Stockholm University

    Author : Aniek Hebinck; Line Gordon; Joost M. Vervoort; Stephan Barthel; Moya Kneafsey; [2018]
    Keywords : LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; food systems; sustainability; food governance; transformative change; participatory processes; participation; civil society; niche level; food policy; urban food; urban agriculture; food poverty; imagined futures; foresight; vetenskap om hållbar utveckling; Sustainability Science;

    Abstract : The current unsustainable trajectory of food systems puts the social and ecological processes and functions on which human flourishing depends at risk. This last decade has seen, on one hand, continued insistence on transformative action and on the other, uncertainty and instability with respect to traditional, established institutions, such as the state. READ MORE