Essays about: "Collectivism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 64 essays containing the word Collectivism.

  1. 1. Cooperative Apocalypse : Hostile Geological Forces in N. K. Jemisin’s The Broken Earth Trilogy

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för språk (SPR)

    Author : Felicia Stenberg; [2020]
    Keywords : The Broken Earth trilogy; N. K. Jemisin; Bruno Latour; Agency; ANT; Geostory; Donna Haraway; Chthulucene; Sympoeisis; Become-with; Response-Ability; Anthropocene; Anthropocentrism; Posthumanism; Climate Fiction; Collectivism; Gaia Theory; Amitav Ghosh.;

    Abstract : In this thesis I explore the place of the human in the Anthropocene, and our relationship to the Earth through an analysis of N. K. Jemisin’s The Broken Earth trilogy. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Influence of Social Media Content on Youth Tourism: Can Culture Play a Role?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nadezhda Tsankova; Iva Pervan; [2020]
    Keywords : social media; youth tourism; cultural differences; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to investigate the influence of social media content on youth tourism by assessing the perceptions of youth travelers from four countries - Bulgaria, Croatia, Sweden, and the Netherlands. Therefore, the purpose of this thesis is to examine the cultural differences of youngsters’ attitudes towards social media use in travel planning. READ MORE

  3. 3. Fairness in a Game Setting : The Effects of Gender and Culture on Fairness in the Ultimatum Game

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi; Jönköping University/IHH, Nationalekonomi

    Author : Mariam Soumi; Viktor Gustafsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Ultimatum game; fairness; gender differences; individualism; collectivism;

    Abstract : Fairness is an important topic that has captured the interest of researchers in many fields. Looking at behavioural and experimental economics, various methods have been used to shed the light on fairness. One of the most recognizable ways is through the use of the ultimatum game. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Application of the Extended Technology Acceptance Model in Different Cultural Contexts to Understand Mobile Payment Adoption : A comparative study between China and Sweden 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Yusha Zhang; Klavdija Zalar; [2020]
    Keywords : mobile payment; mobile-commerce; user adoption; UTAUT; China; Sweden; culture; Hofstede; behavioural intention; perceived information security;

    Abstract : Rapid technological progress has transformed our daily activities. One of these is how we pay for goods. Mobile payment is a payment option with great potential, but it is still struggling to become part of individuals' daily life. Previous research shows that adoption and acceptance of mobile payment vary widely between different countries. READ MORE

  5. 5. Consumers' perceptions of social media advertisements : a cross-cultural comparison among Sweden, India, and Japan.

    University essay from Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi; Högskolan Kristianstad/Fakulteten för ekonomi

    Author : Johan Wiberg; Joakim Månsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Attitudes; advertisement; imagery; national culture; perception; social media;

    Abstract : The development of technology in the 21st century has led to extensive use of various social media platforms worldwide among consumers as well as businesses, which has led to an increased number of advertisements on social media across borders, where they may face differences regarding how their advertisement is perceived considering cultures, religions, and traditions. These cultural factors make it crucial for companies to recognize local cultural differences to succeed globally. READ MORE