Title: Conquest of an urban island : Integration of La Rotonda de la Virgen in planning of open public spaces in Managua
Other Titles: Die Eroberung einer urbanen Insel. Transformation des Kreisverkehrs Rotonda de la Virgen und die Planung von öffentlichen Raum in Managua
Language: English
Authors: Mitrovic, Dejana 
Qualification level: Diploma
Keywords: Managua; Öffentlicher Raum; Kreisverkehr; Transformation
Managua; Roundabout; Urban Design; Public Space Design
Advisor: Hofer, Andreas 
Issue Date: 2015
Number of Pages: 175
Qualification level: Diploma
Abstract: 
This thesis explains the development, different types and the role of public space in Managua with a special focus on evaluation of ten roundabouts in the urban area of the capital. In the central island of the biggest roundabout in the city a spatial phenomenon occurred; the roundabout de la Virgen was initially occupied and adapted to a recreational space by nearby residents and then transformed into a park, officially in December 2007. The project analyses its development since the occupation until current situation, raises questions and reveals the deficits and potentials with the goal to find a solution which makes the public space in the roundabout safer and more attractive and to create rules which could be used for further planning of public space in Managua.
URI: https://resolver.obvsg.at/urn:nbn:at:at-ubtuw:1-68479
http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12708/3105
Library ID: AC12172120
Organisation: E260 - Institut für Städtebau, Landschaftsarchitektur und Entwerfen 
Publication Type: Thesis
Hochschulschrift
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