Essays about: "views on cultural diversity"

Found 5 essays containing the words views on cultural diversity.

  1. 1. Cultural Integration in the European Union - and the future of Sweden's past in Europe

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Natali Isaksson; [2014]
    Keywords : Cultural integration; identity politics; EU; The European Heritage Label; the Swedish self-image; Europeanisation; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Cultural integration has been recognized as an inevitable feature in the making of a coherent European Union, and for further approval of systematic integration. The initial cultural policy of the Union was based on normative assumptions and essentialist views on a European civilization. READ MORE

  2. 2. Förnyelse av miljonprogrammets utemiljöer : två aktörers huvudsakliga tankegångar

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Tina Vagner; [2013]
    Keywords : bostadsgård; förnyelse; miljonprogrammet; strategier; upprustning; utemiljö;

    Abstract : Decennierna efter krigsåren bidrog en mängd faktorer såsom förbättrad ekonomi, stora årskullar och en stark migration från landsbygd till städer till att en stor efterfrågan på bostäder uppstod i Sverige. År 1965 kom ett beslut från regeringen om det så kallade miljonprogrammet, där målet var att bygga en miljon bostäder på tio år. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultural diversity in organizations : A study on the view and management on cultural diversity

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Anneli Jonsson; Dhakshayene Holmgren; [2013]
    Keywords : Cultural diversity; Effects of cultural diversity; views on cultural diversity; managing cultural diversity;

    Abstract : Cultural diversity is a subject that has been getting growing attention not just internationally but also in Sweden in the 21st century. The globalization of economies and the migration has dramatically increased opportunities while also affecting organizations in a manner that it requires it to be more open and accommodative towards a heterogeneous working environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Critical Reading of the Scholarly and ICT Industry’s Construction of Ambient Intelligence for Societal Transformation of Europe

    University essay from Malmö högskola/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Simon Elias Bibri; [2012]
    Keywords : AmI; ICT; AmI vision; AmI discourse; construction; discourse analysis; power; ideology; social transformation; society; citizens; ISTAG; ICT industry; scholarly; European; social; critical; Foucault;

    Abstract : Ambient Intelligence (AmI) refers to a vision of the information society where everyday human environments will be permeated by intelligent technology: people will be surrounded and accompanied by intelligent interfaces supported by computing and wireless networking technology that is ubiquitous, embedded in virtually all kinds of everyday objects. These computationally augmented, smart environments - composed of a myriad of invisible, distributed, networked, connected, interactive, and always-on computing devices - are aware of human context; sensitive to people's needs; adaptive to, and anticipatory of, their behavior; personalized to their requirements; and responsive to their emotion and presence, thereby intelligently supporting their daily and social lives by providing limitless services in a seamless and unobtrusive way. READ MORE

  5. 5. Structuring of Modern and Postmodern Identities with Reflections on the Pedagogical Implications in a Multicultural World

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Pedagogik

    Author : Mariam John Meynert; [2008]
    Keywords : Modernism; Postmodernism; Identity; Ethnicity; Critical Pedagogy; Border Pedagogy; Multiculturalism; Multi-ligualism; Sociology; Sociologi; Social structures; Sociala strukturer; Pedagogy and didactics; Pedagogik; didaktik; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This essay explores the different discourses that intersect to define and explain the concept of "identity" and consists of two distinct parts. The former being an attempt to eclecticize the discourses around identity and the structuring of identity under modern and post-modern conditions. READ MORE