Search for dissertations about: "transdisciplinary case study research"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the words transdisciplinary case study research.

  1. 1. HOUSE MASTER SCHOOL: Career Model for Education and Training in Integrated and Sustainable Conservation of Built Environments

    Author : Erika Johansson; [2008]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; transdisciplinary case study research; community action; Education for Sustainable Development ESD ; sustainability science; organizational learning; triple helix; training; educational systems design; construction; lifelong learning; integrated conservation; socio-ecological approach; systemic approach; sustainable development; craftsmanship training; crafts; career and workforce development; action research; education;

    Abstract : Based on a participatory action research methodology and approach (AR), this dissertation explores the core theoretical problems and opportunities of education and learning for sustainable development (ESD) within the cross-disciplinary area of integrated and sustainable conservation of built environments. The main purpose has been to develop an epistemological framework for integrated lifelong learning, ethics and advanced research (R&D) and to provide a new sustainable education and career model for the field to be applied in the Dalecarlia region and on a national level within the Swedish construction industry at large; i. READ MORE

  2. 2. Early stages of designing resource-efficient offerings An initial view of their analysis and evaluation

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Sergio Brambila-Macias; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2018]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Design; analysis; evaluation; ecodesign; product service systems; resource-efficient offerings; circular economy; interdisciplinary research; transdisciplinary research;

    Abstract : The increasing use of natural resources and the pollution it causes calls for new ways of addressing customer needs. Additionally, a more uncertain and complex world also presents new challenges. READ MORE

  3. 3. Working model and methods for balancing energy performance, cultural and architectural values in our built heritage

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Heidi Norrström; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; collaboration; cultural historical and architectural values; legislation; balancing model; energy efficiency; supporting methods; case study;

    Abstract : About 40 per cent of the energy produced within the European Union is consumed in and by the residential and business sector, and the same applies to Sweden. Today’s necessary focus on the climate issue with the concomitant energy issue connected to greenhouse gas emissions has resulted in stringent energy requirements even for preservation work on historically important buildings. READ MORE

  4. 4. Colonised Coasts Aquaculture and Emergy Flows in the World System: Cases from Sri Lanka and the Philippines

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Daniel A. Bergquist; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : Social and economic geography; Aquaculture; Capitalism; Socio-economic effects; Environmental effects; Benefit distribution; Sustainability; Sustainability assessment; Fairness; Development; Interdisciplinary; Transdisciplinary research; Geography; Emergy; World System Theory; General Systems Theory; Sustainable development; Sri Lanka; Philippines; Kulturgeografi;

    Abstract : This thesis conceives aquaculture as a transfer of resources within and between different parts of the world system. It is argued that due to inappropriate human-nature interactions, resources tend to flow from the South to the North, as a process of coastal colonisation. READ MORE

  5. 5. Energy Efficiency and Preservation in Our Cultural Heritage: EEPOCH

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Heidi Norrström; [2011]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; transdisciplinarity; multiple case study and indoor climate; energy performance; historic and architectural values; collaboration through workshops; laws and regulations; preserved built heritage; interdisciplinarity;

    Abstract : The project EEPOCH concerns our built heritage and the complex set of problems that exist between energy efficiency and preservation perspectives. New legislation demanding efficient energy use is predicated on the documented potential of energy efficiency on both national and international levels. READ MORE