Barriers to young people's participation in planning in disadvantaged communities



Barriers to Effective Learning of High School Students in Turkey
GÜRLEN, EDA; Cihan, Tugba (2016-01-01)
This study aims to present the development and validation process of a scale to explore the learning barriers of high school students in Turkey. For this purpose, a scale was developed and administered to 316 high school students studying in the different counties of Ankara in the spring term of 2014-2015 academic year. Gathering the data, an exploratory factor analysis was run through SPSS Package program to see the structure of the interrelationships among the variables under six tests. Furthermore, a rel...
Barriers to Walking Among College Students
Tüydeş Yaman, Hediye; Öz, Bahar; Karataş Sevinen, Pınar; Dalkıç, Gülçin (2018-01-11)
Pedestrian mobility and factors affection walking are main issues that need further attention in research studies. However, detecting complex relations among many factors is a rather challenging task, which cannot be observed by traditional pedestrian volume surveys or route choice analysis. Instead, an in-depth interview study was conducted among college students at the Middle East Technical University (METU) Campus, seeking information regarding their walking behavior on-campus as well as off-campus locat...
Barriers encountered by young lesbian and bisexual women in accessing health care services: the case of Turkey
Coşar, Pına; Özçoban Üstüner, Fahriye; Department of Social Policy (2020)
The purpose of this study is to explore the barriers encountered by bisexual and lesbian women in accessing health care services and, more specifically, sexual and reproductive health care services. The research also explores if bisexual and lesbian women can live their sexual orientation safely and freely (as an indicator of their psychological well-being), which health care services they need concerning sexual and reproductive health, which factors they consider while choosing their health care providers,...
Barriers and opportunities for integrating sustainable product design into Ankara small and medium-sized furniture enterprises
Okursoy, Mehmet Erçin; Pedgley, Owaın Francıs (null; 2019-09-19)
Sustainable Product Design (SPD) has become a major field of study indesign since 1990’s. In spite of the fact that literature and terminology ismostly stated on case studies carried out with large-scale enterprises,small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) have a greater share inemployment and manufacturing which are also crucial for social aspectsof sustainability. Furniture enterprises in Ankara are selected for thisstudy due to the impact of product design in the market as well as thegreater share of em...
Barriers and opportunities for integrating sustainable product design into Ankara small and medium-sized furniture enterprises
Okursoy, Mehmet Erçin; Pedgley, Owaın Francıs; Department of Industrial Design (2012)
The increasing impact of mass production and consumption behaviours have made sustainable product design an important issue in design literature in the last two decades. Studies in the early period focussed on research projects carried out in collaboration with multinational large-sized enterprises, owing to pressures from non-governmental organizations. However, recent studies about sustainable development have pointed out that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) rather than multinationals have a gre...
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Y. C. Severcan, “Barriers to young people’s participation in planning in disadvantaged communities,” 2011, Accessed: 00, 2021. [Online]. Available: