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Öffentliches Bauen im Spannungsfeld zwischen Governance und Repräsentation: Der baukulturelle Umgang mit Rathäusern in Deutschland
(Deutsche Akademie fur Landeskunde, 2014)
The paper sets out to analyse decision-making processes and correlated actions of the public-sector in regard to public building projects in the light of shifting socio-economic and political frameworks and new constellations ...
Status and future directions for residential street infrastructure retrofit research
Residential streets, particularly in automobile-dependent suburban locations, have frequently been perceived as ecologically unsustainable, antisocial, unhealthy, and aesthetically dull from an urban design perspective. ...
How community gardens may contribute to community resilience following an earthquake
The paper examines community benefits provided by an established community garden following a major earthquake and discusses possible implications for community garden planning and design in disaster-prone cities. Recent ...
Integrated Urban Grey and Green Infrastructures
(School of Landscape Architecture, Lincoln University, 2017-11-23)
This special issue, ‘Integrated Urban Grey and Green Infrastructures’, of Landscape Review contributes to the advancement of conceptual and scientific methodologies of grey and green integrative studies at multiple spatial ...
The atmosphere of a street: Experimental fieldwork on urban ambiances
(EDP Sciences, 2019-08-26)
The paper discusses phenomenological fieldwork carried out by third- and fourth-year students enrolled in the Bachelor of Landscape Architecture programme at the School of Landscape Architecture at Lincoln University. It ...
Living in Paradox: A History of Urban Design across Kainga, Towns and Cities in New Zealand, Garth Falconer, Matakana: Blue Acres Press, 2015, ISBN: 978–0–473–30219–1 (paperback)
Growing resilient cities: Urban community gardens and disaster recovery after the 2010/11 Canterbury/Christchurch earthquakes
(transcript Verlag, 2020-10-26)
This study explores the role and value of urban community gardens following a major crisis: the 2010/11 earthquakes in Christchurch, New Zealand.
Reducing the incidence of skin cancer through landscape architecture design education
There is a high and growing incidence of skin cancer associated with overexposure to the sun. Most of a person’s exposure occurs during their first eighteen years of life. While many children are taught to wear hats and ...
A mobile sense of place: Exploring a novel mixed methods user-centred approach to capturing data on urban cycling infrastructure
(Taylor & Francis Group, 2021-04-04)
The paper explores a user-centred methodology for collecting, categorising, visualising, and interpreting data on urban cycling infrastructure and related cycling events. It develops a mobile mixed methods approach combining ...
Placemaking in action: Factors that support or obstruct the development of urban community gardens
(MDPI AG, 2020-01-02)
The paper examines factors that support or obstruct the development of urban community garden projects. It combines a systematic scholarly literature review with empirical research from case studies located in New Zealand ...