Search for dissertations about: "built environment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 391 swedish dissertations containing the words built environment.

  1. 1. Concentration Difficulties in the School Environment - with focus on children with ADHD, Autism and Down's syndrome

    University dissertation from Environmental and Energy Systems Studies, Lund university

    Author : Catrin Tufvesson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Down s syndrome; concentration; children; building process; ADHD; the Human Environment Interaction-model; individual adjusment; learning; indoor environment; school environment; Psykologi; Psychology; Humanities; Humaniora; autism;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to identify environmental factors that affect children with ADHD, autism, and Down's syndrome and their ability to concentrate in their learning environment at school. The issue of this research is not to dismiss any of the additional resources these children are in need of; instead it is to suggest how to arrange learning environments in the most supportive way possible based on the initial needs of these children. READ MORE

  2. 2. Organised Chaos: Water and Sanitation Systems in Housing Areas in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    University dissertation from Architecture & Development Studies, Lund University

    Author : Agnes Nordin Mwaiselage; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2003]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Architecture; housing services.; Tanzania; Mikocheni; infrastructure; urban systems; urban ecology; sustainable urbanisation; urban development; environment; systems; water; Dar es Salam; ecological sanitation; interior design; Arkitektur; inredningsarkitektur; Town and country planning; Stads- och glesbygdsplanering;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the provision and management of water supply and sanitation in housing areas in the City of Dar es Salaam. The main objective of the study is to contribute to knowledge and understanding of provision and management of urban water supply and sanitation in Tanzania in the context of sustainable urbanisation. READ MORE

  3. 3. The housing environment of people with severe mental illness

    University dissertation from Lunds Universitet/Lunds Tekniska Högskola

    Author : Elizabeth Marcheschi; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Supported housing facilities; people with severe mental illness; multi-place analysis; physical-environment affordances; social climate; social interactions; place attachment; quality of life;

    Abstract : Supported housing facilities (SHF) are among the most common housing solutions for people with severe mental illness (SMI). A poor level of physical-environment qualities and the re-creation of institutional atmospheres in these settings have been found in recent studies. READ MORE

  4. 4. The impact of home environment and daycare environment on children's emotional behavior

    University dissertation from Evnrionmental Psychology Unit, Department of Psychology, Lund University (PhD Thesis)

    Author : Thorbjörn Laike; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1995]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES;

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  5. 5. Transport, Built Environment and Development Control : A comparative urban study

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Karin Book; Lena Eskilsson; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [1998]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; urban development; land use; development control; built environment; transport;

    Abstract : Improved transport possibilities give rise to changes in land use; settlement patterns and activity structures and likewise the spatial distribution of different activities form the basis of transport need. Transport structure and built environment influence one another, and in order to be able to develop better urban policy it is important to be aware of the relations between them. READ MORE