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Levande, tryggt & attraktivt - Skapandet av ett människovänligt stadsrum i Kallerstad

Bergius Nordqvist, Mikaela LU (2015) SGEL36 20151
Department of Human Geography
Abstract
The essay aims to examine how Kallerstad can develop into a lively, safe and attractive urban space. Today the area consists of a mainly industrial landscape. The plan from the municipality of Linköping is to transform Kallerstad into a new city area. To answer the question of how the area can be developed to a lively, safe and attractive urban space a case study of Kallerstad has been done. This has been combined with a document analysis of documents from the municipality as well as an interview with one of the municipal officials. The theories are mainly based on Jane Jacobs's book The death and life of great American cities and Jan Gehl's book Life Between Buildings. It was concluded that Kallerstad have to develop into a... (More)
The essay aims to examine how Kallerstad can develop into a lively, safe and attractive urban space. Today the area consists of a mainly industrial landscape. The plan from the municipality of Linköping is to transform Kallerstad into a new city area. To answer the question of how the area can be developed to a lively, safe and attractive urban space a case study of Kallerstad has been done. This has been combined with a document analysis of documents from the municipality as well as an interview with one of the municipal officials. The theories are mainly based on Jane Jacobs's book The death and life of great American cities and Jan Gehl's book Life Between Buildings. It was concluded that Kallerstad have to develop into a people-friendly urban space. People are the key for the area to be lively, safe and attractive. Therefore the area has to be planned so it attracts a variety of people and activities. (Less)
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Bergius Nordqvist, Mikaela LU
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SGEL36 20151
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M2 - Bachelor Degree
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lively, safe, attractive, Kallerstad, urban transformation
language
Swedish
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5436211
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2015-06-30 09:26:58
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  abstract     = {The essay aims to examine how Kallerstad can develop into a lively, safe and attractive urban space. Today the area consists of a mainly industrial landscape. The plan from the municipality of Linköping is to transform Kallerstad into a new city area. To answer the question of how the area can be developed to a lively, safe and attractive urban space a case study of Kallerstad has been done. This has been combined with a document analysis of documents from the municipality as well as an interview with one of the municipal officials. The theories are mainly based on Jane Jacobs's book The death and life of great American cities and Jan Gehl's book Life Between Buildings. It was concluded that Kallerstad have to develop into a people-friendly urban space. People are the key for the area to be lively, safe and attractive. Therefore the area has to be planned so it attracts a variety of people and activities.},
  author       = {Bergius Nordqvist, Mikaela},
  keyword      = {lively,safe,attractive,Kallerstad,urban transformation},
  language     = {swe},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  title        = {Levande, tryggt & attraktivt - Skapandet av ett människovänligt stadsrum i Kallerstad},
  year         = {2015},
}