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  • Horan Murphy, Conor (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
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  • Fenton, Shane (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    The aim of my thesis was to examine the form of the city, with particular focus on the economic and social causes that have influenced the suburbanization of many of our cities. Living in Limerick for the past number of ...
  • Williams, David (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    This thesis is an exploration of the commodification of architecture, where the matter of a building has been reduced to the status of an object, and an exploration of the neglected space that lies between such objects. ...
  • O'Shea, Paul (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    I started with questioning the shopping centre and the importance of its role in society. Through this questioning which I explored in reading, writing and reacting I began to explore an alternative for the conditions ...
  • Murphy, James (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    My thesis intent is to provide new ways of seeing and understanding Limerick City. New perspectives that may encourage and promote a fresh approach to our attitude regarding the built environment around us. The main site ...
  • Mullen, Benjamin (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    I would like to offer a brief introduction to this thesis document. The work that follows takes as its staring point the universal theme of love as it could (or should) relate to architecture, historically and presently. ...
  • Monahan, Darren (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    This thesis studies the transformation of matter through a kinetic force. Matter and energy are critical in this discourse, as a means of empirical evidence, where the acquisition of knowledge is gained through experimentation ...
  • Maloney, Stephanie (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    This thesis document attempts to explore the idea of decay with regards to buildings; decay in the negative form- the premature demise and death of buildings, the run down nature of certain sites and the unwanted ...
  • Lynch, Niamh (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    Thesis intent- My intent of my architectural thesis is to make the public aware of the rising issue waste in our world. Waste is unacceptable. We need to re-see waste as a resource rather than a by-product to be left to ...
  • Kingston, Jennifer (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    This thesis paper calls for an architecture that returns to the realm of the human, the phenomenological. Through explorations of perception and the role of narrative in building and genesis of architectural thought, it ...
  • Holland, Danny (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    “Space does not reflect society, it expresses it. It is a fundamental dimension of society, inseparable from the overall process of social organisation and social change.” 1 Over the past twenty years, affordable cars, ...
  • Feeney, Seán (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    This thesis is an exploration into certain relationships and qualities of Irish culture with its landscape, natural and constructed. Coming from an area culturally rich with traditions of music, language and farming, I ...
  • Carroll, James (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2013)
    It could be argued that architecture in the era of mass production and the great societal changes of the last century or so has left us surrounded by many repetitive and rectilinear buildings, especially in mass housing ...
  • Breathnach Hifearáin, Úna (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2012)
    My thesis entitled “Reclaiming | constructed Wilderness”, looks simultaneously at the notion of wilderness and of the construction and preservation of such; to create a better reality for our country through proposed ...
  • Walsh, Gerard (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2012)
    This thesis argues the relevance of social spaces for play and free time. Age appropriate design and the design of social infrastructure are important to architecture and urban design. At an age where they are marginalised, ...
  • O'Shea, Deborah (Shcool of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2012)
    Within our current modernized age, there is a need to reunite the collective through place, in an increasingly individualised society. This essay is an analysis of how social interaction can be created in a town through ...
  • O'Donovan, James (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2012)
    The objective of my thesis is to explore the various elements that make structure architecture. Through investigation into thinness, material, span, space and soundscape, I wish to create an architecture which can appeal ...
  • Doheny, Gavin (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2012)
    Manufacturing productive land is the basis for this thesis document. The document is split into five related sections each displaying an emphasis on manipulation of ground in a productive manner over time. O rganising ...
  • Dinneen, Marian (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2012)
    The ambition of my thesis project is to design civic space, space for civic engagement. Taking inspiration from the various voices who have identified a democratic crisis and who are themselves more civilly engaged, I ...
  • Dawson, Philip (School of Architecture, University of Limerick, 2012)
    The aim of this thesis was to explore how one can create a more em-bodied experience of a landscape. This subject is explored in an essay and architectural project. The essay examines how to create an em-bodied experience. ...

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