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Bosch, E.M. (author), Ouwehand, A.L. (author)
One of the arguments for ‘social mix’ urban renewal in low-income neighbourhoods is that the presence of middle-class residents would improve life chances for lower-income groups. However, according to various researchers, middle-class newcomers have little social interaction with the neighbourhood, do not feel at home there and make little...
journal article 2019
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van der Hoeven, F.D. (author), Wandl, A. (author)
journal article 2018
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Puerari, E. (author), de Koning, J.I.J.C. (author), von Wirth, Timo (author), Karré, Philip M. (author), Mulder, I.J. (author), Loorbach, Derk (author)
Citizens and urban policy makers are experimenting with collaborative ways to tackle wicked urban issues, such as today’s sustainability challenges. In this article, we consider one particular way of collaboration in an experimental setting: Urban Living Labs (ULLs). ULLs are understood as spatially embedded sites for the co-creation of...
journal article 2018
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Hein, C.M. (author)
Corporate and public actors have built the physical and financial flows of petroleum into the very landscape. This article identifies different layers of those flows— physical, represented, and everyday practices—that combine into a palimpsestic global petroleumscape. It posits that these layers historically became essential parts of modern...
journal article 2018
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Haffner, M.E.A. (author), Elsinga, M.G. (author)
abstract 2018
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Kleinhans, R.J. (author), Veldboer, Lex (author), van Ham, M. (author), Jansen, S.J.T. (author)
Ageing of the population in European cities creates fundamental challenges with regard to employment, pensions, health care and other age-related services. Many older people want to live independent lives as long as possible. This aspiration is currently strongly supported by many local governments. A precondition for 'ageing in place' is that...
journal article 2018
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van der Hoeven, F.D. (author), Wandl, A. (author)
Climate scientists forecast that heat waves will occur more often in the Netherlands in the coming decades. The Hotterdam study accordingly measured urban heat and modelled the surface energy balance in the Dutch city of Rotterdam. It identified in detail the city’s social, morphological, and land-use dimensions using a geographic information...
journal article 2018
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Rieck, Frank (author), Machielsen, C. (author), van Duin, Ron (author)
Will the Automotive era come to an end in the 21th century? Looking at today’s environmental and economic challenges of the use of cars based on last century technology and listening to some trend watchers one could think so. Cars can be regarded, as an old school status product indeed, for which there is no use, no place, no money and no...
conference paper 2017
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de Koning, J.I.J.C. (author), Puerari, E. (author), Mulder, I.J. (author), Loorbach, Derk (author)
conference paper 2017
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Nillesen, A.L. (author), Kothuis, B.L.M. (author), Meyer, V.J. (author), Palmboom, F.J. (author)
This book presents a selection of research-by-design projects developed in the Delta Interventions Studio at the Delft University of Technology, including a short overview of all graduation projects from 2009-2015, and reflections by senior scholars. We hope this book will inspire others working on delta issues and designing interventions. The...
book 2016
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Schenk, T. (author), Vogel, R.A. (author), Maas, N. (author), Tavasszy, L.A. (author)
Joint fact-finding has been advanced as a method for helping stakeholders grappling with technically intensive policy and planning challenges to collaboratively engage in research and arrive at shared sets of facts to inform their decision-making. This paper introduces joint fact-finding and considers its application in the context of...
journal article 2016
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Van der Hoeven, F.D. (author), Wandl, A. (author)
Achtergrond Hittegolven komen in de toekomst vaker voor in Rotterdam. Daarbij zijn vooral ouderen kwetsbaar, een groep die in omvang groeit. Gelet op de Parijse hittegolf van augustus 2003 en de Rotterdamse hittegolf van juli 2006 neemt de kans toe op een verhoogde sterfte onder met name oudere inwoners in de zomerperiode. Methode Het doel van...
book 2015
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Van der Hoeven, F.D. (author), Wandl, A. (author)
Background Heat waves will occur in Rotterdam with greater frequency in the future. Those affected most will be the elderly – a group that is growing in size. In the light of the Paris heat wave of August 2003 and the one in Rotterdam in July 2006, mortality rates among the elderly in particular are likely to rise in the summer. Method The aim...
book 2015
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Veldboer, L. (author), Kleinhans, R.J. (author), Van Ham, M. (author)
Modern welfare policies are increasingly based on notions of reciprocity. Citizens on welfare benefits have to do something in return, e.g. volunteer work. Notwithstanding general public support, social philosophers have been critical on ‘mandatory’ activities in community programmes. So far, the participants themselves have scarcely been asked...
journal article 2015
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Van der Hoeven, F.D. (author)
This article provides an overview of the aims, topics, findings and main deliverables of the EU-funded NODES project. The NODES project investigates and evaluates tools that support the innovative design and operation of new or upgraded efficient urban transport interchanges. The key topics that are addressed in the project are illustrated by...
journal article 2015
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Zlatanova, S. (author), Beetz, J. (author), Goos, J. (author), Mulder, A. (author), Boersma, A.J. (author), Schevers, H. (author), De Vries, M.E. (author), Ghawana, T. (author)
This report presents the investigations, developments and the result of the project 3D spatial data infrastructure, funded by Next Generation Infrastructures, Maasvlakte 2.
report 2014
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Kleinhans, R.J. (author), Veldboer, L. (author), Jansen, S.J.T. (author), van Ham, M. (author)
The aging population of European cities raises enormous challenges with regard to employment, pensions, health care and other age-related services. The housing preferences of the aging population are changing rapidly where more and more people want to live independent lives for as long as possible. At the same time governments need to reduce the...
journal article 2014
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Lu, P. (author)
Spatial planning is increasingly being considered as an important mechanism in coping with flood risk due to climate change. One of the reasons for this is that engineering approaches are increasingly expensive and cannot provide complete certainty of protection against climate-related floods. The thesis examines whether and how spatial planning...
doctoral thesis 2014
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Meurs, P.H. (author), Voerman, L. (author)
book chapter 2014
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Van der Hoeven, F.D. (author)
The tale of the rebuilding of the Pauluskerk (St. Paul’s Church) in the Dutch city of Rotterdam is a multilayered story that blurs the lines between architecture, societal issues, policymaking and urban redevelopment. The original Pauluskerk was built in the late 1950s in a city centre that was still recovering from the damage it suffered during...
journal article 2014
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