Search for dissertations about: "World Heritage City"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words World Heritage City.

  1. 1. Life in a World Heritage City A case study of discussions and contested values in Angra do Heroísmo, the Azores

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Marit Johansson; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; World Heritage City; Angra do Heroísmo; Azores; local community; development; preservation; negotiations; dissonance; AHD; Verdensarvby; Angra do Heroísmo; Asorene; lokalsamfunn; forvaltning; moderne utvikling; bevaring; forhandlinger; dissonans; AHD;

    Abstract : The objectives of this study are to critically map and analyse past and current  discussions, negotiations and social processes that take place and relate to conditions created by living in- or monitoring the World Heritage City Angra do Heroísmo in the Azores, Portugal. Based on ethnographic fieldwork and qualitative interviews with the stakeholders in the city, the purpose has been to study how, and with what result and consequences, contested values, interests, rhetoric and powers are mobilized and made into dynamic forces for these stakeholders. READ MORE