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Bluemink, Bella (author)
In the Netherlands there is a current tendency of areas with extreme growth as well as areas with extreme shrinkage. Because of the increasing population in cities like The Hague, social problems intensify. Among these problems is the issue of social-spatial inequality. This occurs when the distribution of life chances is dependent on the place...
master thesis 2019
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Kerkvliet, Rense (author)
Over the last century, Casablanca has become the economical capital of Morocco. To deal with this ever congesting metropolis, the French Europeans and later wealthy Moroccans, have established an entire region to escape from Casablanca's everyday. The research investigates this relationship between the escape from the everyday into spaces for...
master thesis 2019
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Meijer, Rosa (author)
In 2017, the Dutch government has set the goal to achieve a 100% circular economy by 2050. A transition from the current linear economy towards a circular economy is necessary to reach this goal. In the circular economy, products at end-of-life are no longer seen as waste but will be reused as a secondary product or resource.

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master thesis 2018
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Li, Jingsi (author)
Heritage plays an important role in promoting urban physical and cultural diversity, as well as social cohesion in a changing context.
In the context of Beijing, Hutong is the traditional residential area consists of regularly arranged courtyards. All buildings with slope roofs reflect the traditional Chinese architectural principles.
master thesis 2018
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Liu, Wanxin (author)
Norway is mostly known for its natural beauty, fjords and mountains, the amazing Northern Lights and the Midnight Sun - a great intimacy with nature. However, this impression we have of Norway, does not describe the real situation in Oslo.
A total length of approximately 3,400 kilometres of Oslo’s coastline is mostly covered with paved...
master thesis 2018
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Rolvering, Gereon (author)
Drawing back on my experience of living in Nairobi, this thesis explores the city’s dynamic system of public space and tries to improve its legibility by establishing a framework for its use and design. Exploring Nairobi as a city of arrival, my personal process in the development of this project was quite similar to that of coming to Nairobi as...
master thesis 2018
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Boas, Jolien (author)
This graduation project finds its origins in my fascination for cities and its atmospheres, which are endangered by the process called gentrification. Gentrification is the effect in which urban areas are renovated and upgraded causing for lower-income classes to be abandoned towards the outer city. Living in the inner city becomes only...
master thesis 2018
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Rissik, Lisanne (author)
Amsterdam is densifying and is expected to grow to over one million inhabitants by 2050. The densification arise questions about the implications of the pressure on the existing urban fabric, like the public space, but also the urban responsibility of public health. Altogether, how can a densified public space stimulate healthy behavior in terms...
master thesis 2018
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Vijgen, L.A. (author)
Sphinx Noord is a former industrial site in the centre of Maastricht. It is well known for its ceramic products which many still find in their kitchen or bathroom. The former factory is currently vacant. In order to secure a sustainable and durable future for the building, the Sphinx should be transformed into a monument.
master thesis 2016
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McGhee, B.J. (author)
The platform tower building, a tool for creating new centralities and public space across the sprawling city of Bogota, with an emphasis on the plinth as a point of convergence for the urban multitude.
master thesis 2016
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Van Hemert, J.M. (author)
Designers have the ability to organise and shape spaces, to create the decor of life. Besides the contribution to society by giving form to public buildings and spaces, designers also have the responsibility to design for users they don’t directly know. When the design relates to the government, the guarantee of democratic values are at stake....
master thesis 2016
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Liu, X. (author)
Lots of big cities are flooding during heavy rain every year.And they are facing with the transformation of public space for its dissatisfaction situation. In my opinion, cities could strategically integrate rainwater into urban public space, so that it can attach value to public space system. Meanwhile improving the connection of public space...
master thesis 2015
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Wulms, J. (author)
The design for a new headquarters of the European Union in Brussels. The main focus is on the public space around this high-rise building. How to design a high-rise building in a low-rise environment where the human scale is preserved.
master thesis 2013
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Briët, G. (author)
This graduation project explores and shows an alternative method for assessing and intervening in the public space of peri-urban neighborhoods. Where it combines the potentialities of public space and the public space network under the societal trend of migration from affluent residents to these peri-urban neighborhoods. The aim of the project...
master thesis 2012
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Marozas, M. (author)
Historical constrains and history of environmental degradation nowadays is clearly visible in fragmentation of certain urban areas and uneven distribution of wealth. Polarization is common throughout the entire city always because of economic rather than social emphasis of development . Pockets of wealth contrast with wastelands of uniformity,...
master thesis 2009
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