Browse Graduate Dissertations and Theses at Illinois by Subject "urban"
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(2016-12-02)This dissertation examines the transformation of urban life in the Balkan capitals of Belgrade and Sofia between 1830 and 1912. In the nineteenth century, mayors, planners, doctors and intellectuals envisioned a new, urban ...
(2016-08-24)Canada geese (Branta canadensis) breed in subarctic and temperate areas of North America, but both populations typically winter in temperate regions of the northern United States. During winter, Canada geese are increasingly ...
(2012-05-22)Urbanization has considerable effects on native flora and fauna, and is likely the most important driver of extinction. Two major stressors that have been shown to strongly impact wildlife communities in urban areas are ...
(2019-04-19)This dissertation explores the intersection of natural and man-made space, the area where environmental and social forces meet to negotiate the physical contours of urban life and the cultural meanings of place. I employ ...
(2011-01-14)The purpose of this thesis is to consider the factors that impact decision making in city park settings, with specific emphasis given to wildlife. Additionally, professional bias was considered as a possible response ...