Essays about: "self study topic"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 84 essays containing the words self study topic.

  1. 1. Structural design and performance of tube mega frame in arch-shaped high-rise buildings

    University essay from KTH/Bro- och stålbyggnad

    Author : Matiss Sakne; [2017]
    Keywords : high-rise building; tubed mega frame; arch-shaped structure; finite element method; P-Delta;

    Abstract : A recent development and innovation in elevator technologies have sprawled interest in how these technologies would affect the forms and shapes of future high-rise buildings. The elevator that uses linear motors instead of ropes and can thus travel horizontally and on inclines is of particular interest. READ MORE

  2. 2. CSR Communication: a promotional tool or a portrayal of the reality? : An explorative study in the apparel and footwear industry

    University essay from

    Author : Sandra Wildt; [2017]
    Keywords : CSR Communication; Communication Channels CSR; Sustainable Apparel Coalition; Higg Index; CSR Efforts; CSR Performance; Greenwashing;

    Abstract : The fashion industry is a recurring topic in the media, especially regarding the responsibility the fashion companies should take, which has created skepticism from stakeholders. This skepticism is based on that the stakeholders do not know what the companies do concerning corporate social responsibility and the companies communicate CSR with the hope of creating legitimacy on the market. READ MORE

  3. 3. Autonomous Driving in the Logistics Industry : A multi-perspective view on self-driving trucks, changesin competitive advantages and their implications.

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Author : Lukas Neuweiler; Pia Vanessa Riedel; [2017]
    Keywords : Autonomous Driving; Self-driving Vehicles; competitive advantages; RBV; logistics;

    Abstract : Background: Nowadays, logistics service providers face several challenges which create an urge to rethink their strategy to improve their position within the market,decrease their costs and their environmental impact. At the same time theintroduction of autonomous driving potentially has an impact on logistics. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring the link between social media and graduate entrepreneurship : A study on social media’s influence on last-year undergraduate students’ self-efficacy with regards to their entrepreneurial intentions

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Krasimira Stoyanova; [2017]
    Keywords : social media; graduate entrepreneurship; self-efficacy; entrepreneurial intentions;

    Abstract : This paper’s objective is to examine the social media influence on students’ self-efficacy with regards to their entrepreneurial intentions. This thesis explores a topic which has received little to no attention at all, and the investigation sheds light on social media in an aspect different from marketing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Protecting ‘our’ values: A study of the construction of a Muslim ‘other’ and the European ‘self’ in the European Parliament

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Linnea Maria Svens; [2017]
    Keywords : European Parliament; othering; identity constructionism; European identity; Muslim; political ideology; thematic analysis; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : While the EU stipulates their motto to be ‘Unity in diversity’ claiming itself to be enriched by cultural and linguistic diversity, the discourse on Muslims is, however, more often than not, one of Muslims and Europe rather than European Muslims. The aim of this study was therefore to investigate if and how this discourse is constructed and maintained by the Members of the European Parliament while simultaneously investigating how ideological affiliation matters in identity construction. READ MORE