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Neoh Ke Ling, Ke Ling (author)
Penang was once an important port along the Straits of Melaka, connecting the Indian and Pacific Oceans, serving as a major stop point for ships sailing between Asia, Europe and the Middle East. In the 19th century, the British colonial authorities decided to undertake a massive land reclamation project to expand harbour and trade activities,...
student report 2023
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van Loenen, Anne (author)
Gouda is one of several cities in the west of the Netherlands which still have a traditional medieval core, built on the long stretches of subsiding peat ground. The effects of subsidence, combined with the removal of surface water in the last century, are now further exacerbated by the increasing threat of climate change, which results in a...
master thesis 2018
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Iversson Piazza, Matias (author)
The research focuses in the city of Altamira, in Brazil. The municipality is located in the margins of the Xingu river, affluent of the Amazon river, and has been facing intense socio economic transformations, mainly through the construction of the Belo Monte hydroelectric power plant - third biggest in the world, in generation capacity. Over...
master thesis 2018
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ten Voorde, Jet (author)
The current notion of risk used in the Netherlands has a strong focus on reducing the probability that flooding occurs. It leaves little attention for reducing exposure and vulnerability, as the other components when defining risk. Socio-economic trends show that the areas below sea level will be only more densely inhabited with people and will...
master thesis 2018
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Ubareviciene, R. (author), Burneika, D. (author)
Economic transformation has been gaining ground in the former socialist countries of Central and Eastern Europe since the change of system. This descriptive paper explores the locational patterns of enterprise in the Vilnius urban region during the post-communist transition of Lithuania. Cartographical techniques are used to map the changes that...
journal article 2015
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Koomen, I.M.I.C. (author)
The graduation process Street Smart focuses on the problems prevalent in problem neighbourhoods, particularly those that affect young people. By creating a link between the social sciences and urbanism, this projects aims to create socio-spatial interventions that target both the social and spatial dimension of the problems at play. This...
master thesis 2014
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Fernández-Maldonado, A.M. (author)
This thesis is an explorative research into the transformations related to the use and application of information and communication technologies (ICTs) in the urban scene of the large metropolises of Latin America. Approaching the topic with Gabriel Dupuy's notion of 'urbanism of networks', the research analyses the recent transformations...
doctoral thesis 2004
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