Search for dissertations about: "perceived environment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 357 swedish dissertations containing the words perceived environment.

  1. 1. Indoor thermal environment in Supermarkets : A study of measured and perceived comfort parameters

    University dissertation from Göteborg : Chalmers Reproservice

    Author : Ulla Lindberg; Högskolan i Borås.; [2009]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; thermal environment; supermarket; interdisciplinary; display cabinets; refrigeration systems; thermal comfort;

    Abstract : In the supermarket environment three different groups must be considered: food (food quality), personnel (working conditions) and customers. Customers are of particular interest since they make up the commercial basis for the supermarket. Currently, however, there are no recommendations on the indoor environment for this category. READ MORE

  2. 2. Perceived Sensory Dimensions A Human-Centred Approach to Environmental Planning and Design

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Physical Geography, Stockholm University

    Author : Jonathan Stoltz; Stockholms universitet.; [2019]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Green infrastructures; urban planning; environmental aesthetics; salutogenic design; multiple use; naturgeografi; Physical Geography;

    Abstract : Increased urbanization, stress and lifestyle related illness, and biodiversity loss are some of the most urgent challenges today. The potential contributions from green spaces and infrastructures in relation to these challenges are several. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urban outdoor lighting : Pedestrian perception, evaluation and behaviour in the lit environment

    University dissertation from Department of Architecture and Built Environment, Lund University

    Author : Johan Rahm; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2019-05-17]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Outdoor lighting; Street lighting; Pedestrian; Walking; Walkability; Perceived safety; Urban design; Perception; Environmental psychology; Elderly; Mobility;

    Abstract : Walking plays an essential role in sustainable transport systems, as nearly all journeys in the urban environment incorporate walking in one way or another. In parts of the world, for long periods of the year, seasonal variation in daylight hours means that pedestrians must rely on outdoor lighting to make cities accessible after dark. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gendered experiences of work environment A study of stress and ambiguity among dental students in Sweden

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Ingrid Schéle; Umeå universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; dental students; Swedish dental education; work and organisational theories; gender power relations; ambiguity; perceived stress; satisfaction; grounded theory; content analysis; SEM; cluster analysis; tandläkarstudenter; svensk tandläkarutbildning; arbets- och organisations teorier; genus och makt relationer; ambiguitet; upplevd stress; nöjdhet; grundad teori; innehållsanalys; SEM; kluster analys; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology Applied psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi Tillämpad psykologi; Psychology; psykologi;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how dental students experience their education. We aim to generate ways to understand which elements relate to the students’ experience based on current theories and models regarding the quality of working life and gender (and) power relations. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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