Essays about: "Case Study"

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  1. 1. Implications of paper textbook multimodality for eight-year old students’ language learning: A case-study content analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Sarah Hage-Obeid; [2017-03-07]
    Keywords : Images; multimodality; social semiotics; learning; textbooks;

    Abstract : Purpose. The purpose of this study is to examine how SABIS® as a publishing house and anowner of its own school curriculum system materially represents its educational beliefs basedon the curricular demands of the Common Core State Standards within the school textbooksit produces for one of its private schools in the United States.Theory. READ MORE

  2. 2. The financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increasing demand for sustainability

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Robin Svedberg; Julius Fogelström Sundström; [2017-03-02]
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    Abstract : Background and problematization: Åkesson (2008) studied the non-regulated part of the annual report in 16 large-cap firms listed on NASDAQ Stockholm during the years 1965-2004, in order to describe and explain, in general, the development of financial – and non-financial measurements and goals. We partially continued this study, by examining mostly the same firms, but during the time-period 2007-2015, and instead of focusing on all possible explanations for the development of financial – and non-financial measurement and goals, we chose to partially study the adoption of IFRS, the financial crisis of 2007-2008 and the increased demand for sustainability´s possible influence on the measurements and goals. READ MORE

  3. 3. THE HIDDEN FACES OF THE COURT On the Unobserved Conflicts among the Friends of the Supreme Court of the United States.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Carl Magnus Fürst; [2017-02-27]
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    Abstract : The Supreme Court of the United States has during a long time held an important role in forming the application of American public policy. This study aims to answer the question of what ideological conflict dimensions is present in the context of interest groups attempting to influence the court using amicus curiae briefs. READ MORE

  4. 4. WHERE ARE THE WOMEN? HINDERING FACTORS TO WOMEN’S PARTICIPATION IN EU- FACILITATED DIALOGUE: KOSOVO – SERBIA DIALOGUE AS A CASE STUDY A qualitative interview research on perceived factors that hinder women to participate in EU-facilitated dialogue between Kosovo and Serbia

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : MËRGIM TAHIRI; [2017-02-27]
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    Abstract : It is a common understanding that women continue to be strikingly under-represented in peace processes despite the emerge of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325 (2000) which assesses the important role of women and their full involvement in promotion of peace and security. Through key informant interviewing as the main methodology, this study looks into different understandings and explanations given by current and former government officials from both Kosovo and Serbia, EU officials, and representatives of civil society. READ MORE

  5. 5. An Analysis of How Aditi Plattform AB, a Social Enterprise Start-up, Effectively can Present their Social Value to Investors

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jan Tengwall; [2017-02-10]
    Keywords : Social Return On Investment SROI ; Social Value Models; Investment in Social Enterprises; Social Enterprises;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses the current debate regarding social enterprises and their social value.The thesis is based upon a qualitative study of the case company’s situation. READ MORE