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Ryerson University

1. Fraser, Danielle. ACCESSIBILITY AT AIRPORTS How Digital Media can put Toronto at the Forefront for Accessible Airport Travel.

Degree: 2017, Ryerson University

This major research project explores the potential function of a mobile application to organize the consignment of wheelchairs at airports. Right now, many airports around the world are struggling to deal with the influx of wheelchair passengers. Many airports do not utilize any digital technology tools to assist them in the process of providing wheelchair service. Specifically, at Toronto Pearson International Airport (Pearson), wheelchair service is decentralized meaning that all airlines are responsible for organizing their own processes and service. This research uncovers some of the most commonly reported problems from both customers and employees regarding current wheelchair service at airports. This project finds that there is currently a fundamental communication gap between the employees and customers. Many passengers reported poor service due to not being about to navigate themselves through the process. Additionally, passengers report that the overall consignment of wheelchairs is often so poor that they are left waiting long periods of time for a chair and can sometimes be taken out of their chair before they are ready to walk. This project designed a mobile application interface that could provide both customers and employees with a way of communicating. This mobile application focuses on assisting employees with the organization of chairs and helps customers guide themselves through a more efficient process. This project applies itself to the model and processes that currently exist at Toronto International Pearson Airport.

Subjects/Keywords: Airports  – Design and construction; Toronto (Ont.)  – Airports; Lester B. Pearson International Airport (Toronto, Ont.); Airports  – Planning; People with disabilities  – Travel  – Canada

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APA (6th Edition):

Fraser, D. (2017). ACCESSIBILITY AT AIRPORTS How Digital Media can put Toronto at the Forefront for Accessible Airport Travel. (Thesis). Ryerson University. Retrieved from https://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A6848

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Fraser, Danielle. “ACCESSIBILITY AT AIRPORTS How Digital Media can put Toronto at the Forefront for Accessible Airport Travel.” 2017. Thesis, Ryerson University. Accessed September 21, 2019. https://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A6848.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Fraser, Danielle. “ACCESSIBILITY AT AIRPORTS How Digital Media can put Toronto at the Forefront for Accessible Airport Travel.” 2017. Web. 21 Sep 2019.

Vancouver:

Fraser D. ACCESSIBILITY AT AIRPORTS How Digital Media can put Toronto at the Forefront for Accessible Airport Travel. [Internet] [Thesis]. Ryerson University; 2017. [cited 2019 Sep 21]. Available from: https://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A6848.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Council of Science Editors:

Fraser D. ACCESSIBILITY AT AIRPORTS How Digital Media can put Toronto at the Forefront for Accessible Airport Travel. [Thesis]. Ryerson University; 2017. Available from: https://digital.library.ryerson.ca/islandora/object/RULA%3A6848

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Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation


University of Victoria

2. Hilmy, Hanny. Sovereignty, Peacekeeping, and the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), Suez 1956-1967: Insiders’ Perspectives.

Degree: Interdisciplinary Graduate Program, 2015, University of Victoria

This research is concerned with the complex and contested relationship between the sovereign prerogatives of states and the international imperative of defusing world conflicts. Due to its historical setting following World War Two, the national vs. international staking of claims was framed within the escalating imperial-nationalist confrontation and the impending “end of empire”, both of which were significantly influenced by the role Israel played in this saga. The research looks at the issue of “decolonization” and the anti-colonial struggle waged under the leadership of Egypt’s President Nasser. The Suez War is analyzed as the historical event that signaled the beginning of the final chapter in the domination of the European empires in the Middle East (sub-Saharan decolonization followed beginning in the early 1960s), and the emergence of the United States as the new major Western power in the Middle East. The Suez experience highlighted a stubborn contest between the defenders of the concept of “sovereign consent” and the advocates of “International intervention”. Both the deployment of the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF) and its termination were surrounded by controversy and legal-political wrangling. The role of UNEF and UN peacekeeping operations in general framed the development of a new concept for an emerging international human rights law and crisis management. The UNEF experience, moreover, brought into sharp relief the need for a conflict resolution component for any peace operation. International conflict management, and human rights protection are both subject to an increasing interventionist international legal regime. Consequently, the traditional concept of “sovereignty” is facing increasing challenge. By its very nature, the subject matter of this multi-dimensional research involves historical, political and international legal aspects shaping the research’s content and conclusions. The research utilizes the experience and contributions of several key participants in this pioneering peacekeeping experience. In the last chapter, recommendations are made –based on all the elements covered in the research- to suggest contributions to the evolving UN ground rules for international crisis intervention and management. Advisors/Committee Members: Blue, Gregory (supervisor), Schmidtke, Oliver (supervisor).

Subjects/Keywords: National Sovereignty; Peacekeeping; Peacemaking; UNEF; Decolonization; End of Empire; Israel; Zionism; Sevres Agreement; Dag Hammarskjold; U Thant; General E L M Burns; General Amin Hilmy II; General Charles Keightley; General Andre Beaufre; General Indar J. Rikhye; 1956 Suez War; Good Faith Agreement; 1967 Arab-Israeli War; President Gamal Abdel Nasser; Sovereign Consent; International Human Rights Law; Johan Galtung; Lester Pearson; President Dwight Eisenhower; Secretary John F. Dulles; Prime Minister Anthony Eden; Prime Minister Guy Mollet; Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion; General Moshe Dayan; General Abdel Hakim Amer; Status of Forces Agreement; Port Said; Arab-Israeli Armistice Agreements; UNTSO; Nationalization of the Suez Canal Compmpany; National Liberation; Anti-Colonial Struggle; Sovereign Equality; Westphalia; Kadesh; Musketeer; Uniting for Peace Resolution; International Court of Justice; UN Security Council; UN General Assembly; UN Charter; Chapter VII Enforcement Measures; Chapter VI Voluntary Compliance; Palestinian Refugees; Negev Desert; Sharm El-Sheikh; Sinai Peninsula; Gaza Strip; Gulf of Aqaba; Cold War; United States; Soviet Union (USSR); Lavon Affair; MEDO; Operation ALPHA; OMEGA Plan; Baghdad Pact; Bandung Conference; Mohamed Heikal; Aide Memoire; Mohamed Mosaddegh; Aswan High Dam; 1888 Constantinople Convention; USS Liberty; Straits of Tiran; International Law; Mahmoud Fawzi; Prime Minister Levi Eshkol; President Lyndon Johnson; Abbba Eban; 1992 Agenda for Peace; Boutros Boutros-Ghali; 2000 Brahimi Report; Lakhdar Brahimi; 2001 Responsibility to Protect; Kofi Annan; General Romeo Dallaire; Permanent UN Army; 2000 SHIRBRIG; International Human Rights Law; International Humanitarian Law; UNEF II; status quo ante bellum; locus standi; pacta sunt servanda; erga omnes; Lord Caradon; Security Council 242

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APA (6th Edition):

Hilmy, H. (2015). Sovereignty, Peacekeeping, and the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), Suez 1956-1967: Insiders’ Perspectives. (Thesis). University of Victoria. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1828/5888

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Chicago Manual of Style (16th Edition):

Hilmy, Hanny. “Sovereignty, Peacekeeping, and the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), Suez 1956-1967: Insiders’ Perspectives.” 2015. Thesis, University of Victoria. Accessed September 21, 2019. http://hdl.handle.net/1828/5888.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

MLA Handbook (7th Edition):

Hilmy, Hanny. “Sovereignty, Peacekeeping, and the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), Suez 1956-1967: Insiders’ Perspectives.” 2015. Web. 21 Sep 2019.

Vancouver:

Hilmy H. Sovereignty, Peacekeeping, and the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), Suez 1956-1967: Insiders’ Perspectives. [Internet] [Thesis]. University of Victoria; 2015. [cited 2019 Sep 21]. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1828/5888.

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

Council of Science Editors:

Hilmy H. Sovereignty, Peacekeeping, and the United Nations Emergency Force (UNEF), Suez 1956-1967: Insiders’ Perspectives. [Thesis]. University of Victoria; 2015. Available from: http://hdl.handle.net/1828/5888

Note: this citation may be lacking information needed for this citation format:
Not specified: Masters Thesis or Doctoral Dissertation

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