Essays about: "Chairperson"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the word Chairperson.

  1. 1. The Chairperson of the Board : An exploratory study in Swedish Enterprises

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Alexander Claudius Meineke; Anup Banerjee; [2018]
    Keywords : Chairperson; Board Chair; Chairman; Board of Directors; Corporate Governance; Ownership; Listed Company; Non-Listed Company; Sweden;

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  2. 2. Neutral or not? : A study of gender (in)equality in the use of professional terms in English.

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Klara Östman; [2017]
    Keywords : language and gender; sociolinguistics; professional titles; corpus linguistics; collocate;

    Abstract : Jenny Cheshire, current editor in chief of Language in Society, stated that there is a bias of masculine terms and referents in the English language (1985, p. 22). This poses a problem, both linguistically and socially, and conscious language reforms need to be imposed in order for the bias to drastically be countered (1985, p. 22). READ MORE

  3. 3. Decision making and the role of empathy in animal ethics committees (AECs)

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Elisabeth Tjärnström; [2013]
    Keywords : laboratory animals; animal ethics committees; ethical review; empathy; anthrozoology;

    Abstract : Ethical evaluation of scientific studies carried out using animals is legally mandated in many countries and has been so in Sweden for over three decades. The animal ethics committees (AECs) responsible for the task have however been subjected to criticism; common critique being that the wrong issues are discussed and that the ethical evaluation is thus incomplete, that there is a lack of coherence across committees and that the committees are not as democratic as they might appear. READ MORE

  4. 4. Occupational terms in The Daily Aztec & The San Diego Union Tribune : Non sexist vs. sexist language

    University essay from Växjö universitet/Institutionen för humaniora

    Author : Anna Ericsson; [2008]
    Keywords : sexist language; feminist; affixation; gender-neutral language; occupational terms;

    Abstract : Abstract In English usages such as mankind and job titles ending in -man (fireman, chairman) when referring to people in general are considered sexist. Sexist language makes a distinction between women and men and it can exclude, trivialize or diminish women. READ MORE

  5. 5. Venture Capital- Backed Investment : Impack on Corporate Governance in Sweden

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för management

    Author : John Gartchie GATSI; [2006]
    Keywords : Venture Capital Investment; Corporate Governance; Governed Corporation and Complementarities.;

    Abstract : Title: VENTURE CAPITAL-BACKED INVESTMENT: IMPACT ON CORPORATE GOVERNANCE IN SWEDEN Author: John Gartchie Gatsi Supervisor: Anders Hederstierna Department: School of Management, Blekinge Institute of Technology Course: Master’s Thesis in Business Administration, 10 Credits Background and problem discussion: Sweden is one of the small open economies with flourishing venture capital investments. Much research has not been conducted into corporate governance in Sweden when venture capital is involved. READ MORE