Essays about: "Values"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3283 essays containing the word Values.

  1. 1. Balancing generativity and control when developing digital platforms in product development firms A qualitative case study of Volvo Cars

    University essay from IT-universitetet i Göteborg/Tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Keywords : Digitalization; Generativity; Control; Platforms; Competing Values Framework;

    Abstract : Digitalization has affected the essence of products, services and operation which has made a large impact on product development. Traditional product development firms, such as automotive manufacturers, normally undergo a four to five year life-cycle which nowadays is causing products to look old before even entering the market. READ MORE

  2. 2. A born Global Firm and Challenges when Establishing on Complex Markets

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Isabell Hultén; Emelie Karlsson; [2015-10-02]
    Keywords : Born Global; Internationalization; Resource Allocation; Institutional Aspects; Cooperation; Niche Market; Egg Freezing; Social Egg Freezing; Ethical Dimensions;

    Abstract : Background and problem: World conditions are constantly changing and companies are forced toadapt in order to maintain competiveness. In order to achieve growth, firms commonly need tointernationalize faster and in a greater extent. READ MORE

  3. 3. Whatever happens, I will never sell the mountains - A reparative analysis of the temporal, political, emotional and intellectual aspects of crafting

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Linnea Isberg; [2015-09-09]
    Keywords : crafting; chrononormativity; tacit knowledge; embodiment; time; reparative reading; writing; economization of time;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis is to investigate time and the values connected to different uses of time.What use is legitimate, and what is seen as a waste of time? I will argue that a general notion oftime as ‘bad’ or ‘useless’ will place objects, subjects and practices in the marginal, but alsoestablish what should be seen as important or not, which makes us value things into good andbad, effective and ineffective, worthwhile and useless. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exotic Dance and Other Stories of Transformations– An Ethnographic Study in Swedish Strip Clubs

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvetenskaper

    Author : Sara Pedri; [2015-09-09]
    Keywords : Striptease; exotic dance; feminism; subjectivation; sexuality; respectabil;

    Abstract : The main question of this thesis is how in the social world of stripping the dominant order of symbolicvalues is renegotiated and exotic dancers undertake processes of transformation. The aim of the studyis to look deeper inside those changes, and show how they are contextual to the reality in which theytake place. READ MORE

  5. 5. HIGHER EDUCATION IN CAMBODIA Poor rural female students’ challenges, motivations, and coping strategies

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Nich Chea; [2015-07-29]
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    Abstract : Aim:The higher education system in Cambodia is from a gender equality perspective clearly unequal. This inequality is related to the societal gender patterns which determine not only women’s access to higher education but also their struggle to remain in the program. READ MORE