Essays about: "practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1465 essays containing the word practices.

  1. 1. Empirical investigation on adoption and adaptation of agile practices

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/COM

    Author : Venkata Manyam; Narendra Kurapati; [3062012]
    Keywords : datavetenskap; computer science - software engineering; agile practices; agile software development; agile practices adoption; agile practices adaption; survey; framework;

    Abstract : Context: Agile practices have created its own mark on recent software development strategies. The significance of agile core values and principles attracted several organizations towards agile software development. Agile methods incorporate core values & principles, whereas agile practices define how agile methods are implemented in practice. READ MORE

  2. 2. Breast Ironing in Cameroon: A harmful practice restricting sexuality or a means to protect the girl child from harm

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Lisa Eriksson; [2014-11-04]
    Keywords : breast ironing; feminism; performativity; lived experiences; harmful practices; femininity;

    Abstract : Around the world there exists so called harmful practices, they include e.g. female genitalmutilation, child marriages and the little researched practice of breast ironing. This thesis presentslived experiences on the practice of breast ironing as experienced by women in Cameroon. READ MORE

  3. 3. Consumer practices in use and disposal: the sustainable fashion challenge

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Textilhögskolan (THS)

    Author : TERESA GALLARDO; KRISTA KORKIAKOSKI; [2014-09-19]
    Keywords : consumer behaviour; consumer practices; garment life cycle; upcycling; swapping; sustainable fashion; sustainability practices; sociocultural forces; DIY; use and disposal practices;

    Abstract : In the last two decades a drive for sustainable fashion emerged, grew and ultimately failed. In its beginnings the boom of green fashion and the saturation of labelled so-called sustainable garments, followed by the realization that most of the labelling did not hold any consistency behind it, overwhelmed consumers and made them immune to the effects of green marketing. READ MORE

  4. 4. Closing the Value Chain Loop in the Apparel Industry ‐ A case study of current practices

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Textilhögskolan (THS)

    Author : SARA FAHLÉN; LINDA PETERSSON; [2014-09-15]
    Keywords : Circular economy; sustainability; ; sustainability; supply chain management; value chain management; textile industry; apparel industry; re-imagine; reduce; reuse; repair; recycle;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research is to explore current practices regarding circular economies in the apparel industry and to construct a framework for integrating circular economy practices in the Swedish apparel industry. Methodology: With a constructionist view and an abductive approach the purpose is to be achieved through two qualitative case studies. READ MORE

  5. 5. Books on Shelves, Bytes on Hold: Bibliotekslagstiftning och informationsaktiviteter på två fristående gymnasieskolor i Sverige

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Institutionen Biblioteks- och informationsvetenskap (BHS)

    Author : Elisabeth Mueller Nylander; [2014-07-23]
    Keywords : information literacy; school libraries; library legislation; independent schools; charter schools; digital libraries;

    Abstract : Recent legislation in Sweden mandates that all students beprovided access to a school library. In addition, schools areexpected to help students become independent and life-longlearners. READ MORE