Essays about: "Values"

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  1. 1. Young adult literature and its role in the English classroom

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för språk och litteraturer

    Author : Isabella Verner; [2016-03-15]
    Keywords : Young adult literature; literature; pedagogics; education; language learning; sociocultural theory;

    Abstract : In this essay, I explore the potentials of a specific young adult novel in relation to research literature on the topic of young adult literature and its use in the English classroom. I look at the young adult novel The Giver written by Lois Lowry and discuss various approaches to teaching English with the book as core material. READ MORE

  2. 2. Testing for Unit Root Processes for South American Countries

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik

    Author : Stefan Emmoth; Nicklas Nordfors; [2016-02-18]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In this thesis, we aim to test the Purchasing Power Parity (PPP) hypothesison data from ten di erent South American countries, using di erent statisticalmethods. We begin by testing the hypothesis using the standard linear testsaugmented Dickey-Fuller and Phillips-Perron. READ MORE

  3. 3. Is it not enough to have nature outside cities?: The role of urban green spaces in a sustainable city

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Viktoria Viklander; [2016-02-16]
    Keywords : Urban green space; social sustainability; ecological sustainability; ecosystem services; social-ecological systems;

    Abstract : Green spaces have been seen an important part of urban areas for a long period oftime. Both social and ecological benefits are well researched in relation to thesustainable city and concluding that the green spaces have important values. READ MORE

  4. 4. How do supply companies perceive customer company’s Ethical Trading practice?: A study on the case of IKEA's code of conduct in Vietnam

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Jungmin Han; [2016-01-08]
    Keywords : CSR; Ethical trading; IKEA; IWAY code of conduct; sensemaking; normative and strategic CSR;

    Abstract : This study explores ethical trading practices in Vietnam. Ethical trading is considered tobe a major part of corporate social responsibility (CSR) and emerged partly as a response to antiglobalization and anti corporate sentiment especially for multinational companies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Romantic Pragmatism - Embeded Value in Everyday Objects

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/HDK - Högskolan för design och konsthantverk

    Author : Jakub Mikuláštík; [2016-01-07]
    Keywords : Romantic; Values; Design; Object;

    Abstract : To communicate in non-verbal way is important for a designer and to create objects with values, which transcend our consumerist lifestyle is more important than ever before. I aimed to create such objects in my practical work. READ MORE