The distributional impcts of urban public services: parks and recreational services in Ankara

Beler, Feyzan


Appropriation and allocation in the (RE) production of public spaces: a survey on three cases from Ankara
Özkan, Selcen Özgül; Bilsel, Fatma Cânâ; Department of Architecture (2010)
Public space is one of the most essential components of urban spaces, as the notion refers to the society and its values. Besides, public spaces provide the society with an opportunity of expression and identification; they have the potential of signification and of orientation of citizens‟ daily life. Public spaces are the urban places which are subject to either spontaneous or intentional transformations. In the present thesis, two developments which can be observed in these processes are examined: „appro...
The role of urban space in socialization and dissociation : demystification of public spaces
Uzunoğulları, Elif Ed; Barlas, M. Adnan.; Urban Design in City and Regional Planning Department (2019)
The literature related to urban space is full of scholarly writings which praise public spaces as the engenderer of identity, social integrity, and socialization. Within this thesis it is argued that public spaces do not necessarily render socialization possible. With respect to time, the very same public spaces manifest events that both give way to social behavior which may ends with either socialization and dissociation. For this end, it is utmost important to understand that what socialization really is....
The practice of PR in the public sector, the case of Turkish Airlines: a critical appraisal
Güvelioğlu, Recep; Kaya, Ahmet Raşit; Department of Media and Cultural Studies (2006)
This study starts with the explanations of importance, principles, management stages, targets and tools of public relations in general and gives detailed information on its theoretical base. The first two chapters are designated to provide detailed information about public relations. In the third chapter the evaluation of public relations in the public sector which is the main goal of the research is presented. It is obvious that public relations is a management function which creates a mutual understanding...
Transformation of urban sphere: Hacibayram square and its environment, Ankara
Yardımcı, Sinem; Sargın, Güven Arif; Department of Architecture (2008)
The aim of this thesis is put forward a critical inquiry into the new advent neoliberal publicity and the spatiality which brought forth by this emergent publicity in Ankara thereby interrogating some key concepts such as neoliberalism, neoliberal urbanization, public space and publicity. “The Renovation Project of Ankara Historical City Center” will be assessed owing to constitute a model for understanding the tendencies in the planning of public spaces of Ankara for the last two decades. Considering the v...
Changing publicness of urban parks through time the case of Güvenpark, Ankara
Yılmaz, Aslıhan; Baş Bütüner, Funda; Sargın, Güven Arif; Department of City and Regional Planning (2015)
This thesis discusses the evolution of publicness expressed through different spatial planning approaches and interventions over the history of the Turkish Republic. Urban space is ideological and they are produced in accordance with an ideology. Throughout history, urban spaces undergo transformation and change in accordance with changing economic and socio-political dynamics. These dynamics not only transform urban space, but also affect the conception of publicness in society. In a sense, intervention in...
Citation Formats
F. Beler, “The distributional impcts of urban public services: parks and recreational services in Ankara,” Ph.D. - Doctoral Program, Middle East Technical University, 1993.