Essays about: "Cultural Awareness"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 219 essays containing the words Cultural Awareness.

  1. 1. SCHOOL COMMUNITY AND EXPERIENCES OF PARTICIPATION AND DEMOCRACY: AN ETHNOGRAPHIC STUDY IN THE CHILEAN EDUCATIONAL CONTEXT

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Alexis Morales Valdes; [2018-08-23]
    Keywords : School ethnography; democratic education; active participation; Chilean education;

    Abstract : Abstract Chilean education is still in the process of overcoming a dark period of dictatorship where the school was governed by repressive, controlling and antidemocratic regulations. In 2009 a new general law for Chilean education was enacted that included several values suggesting a more active participation for all the members of the school community. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Analysis of Swedish EFL Textbooks - Reflections on Cultural Content and English as an International Language

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Lärande och samhälle

    Author : Amanda Horvat; Katarina Nilsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Critical Discourse Analysis; culture; EIL; EFL; interculturality; norms; Sweden; textbook;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to analyse the cultural content and representations in three English as a second language textbooks published for Swedish students in years 1-3. The issue of cultural content is very visible in contemporary research on English education today and as English has grown into a global language over centuries, it has also become a culturally diverse language. READ MORE

  3. 3. Do you have time for a cup of tea? : Designing how to experience tea from three different cultures

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Yu Wang; [2018]
    Keywords : culture; behaviors; knowledge sharing; tea rituals;

    Abstract : 4700 years ago, tea culture was born in China. For thousands of years, drinking tea has become one of the popular part of the daily life in many places around the world. Tea culture is no longer limited to the tea itself, it is also reflected in the way people drinking tea, in other words, tea ceremony. READ MORE

  4. 4. Employees’ Participation in a Company’s CSR : How do formal and informal cultural systems affect employees’ participation in a company’s CSR activities

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Adrianna Bejnarowicz; Tilda Aderum; [2018]
    Keywords : CSR; Employee engagement; Culture; CSR implementation; Formal cultural systems; Informal cultural systems;

    Abstract : Abstract   Purpose: This paper aims to investigate how formal and informal cultural systems within an organization, affect the CSR related actions employees are taking at their workplace on a daily basis. The purpose is to explore how the systemsaffect employees’ participation in a company's CSR. READ MORE

  5. 5. A strategic distribution model for an upscaling project at an emerging market - and a blockchain technology use case approach to the supply chain

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk logistik

    Author : Anes Sestic; William Ribbing Dahlgren; [2018]
    Keywords : Distributed manufacturing; upscaling; supply chain planning; network planning; scenario planning; blockchain technology; business development; supply chain management; simulation modelling; transparency; traceability; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Background: Globalization is a phenomenon which has been around since the mid- 19th century, influencing companies to either expand existing markets or entering new markets, to seek new profits. For companies with a global supply chain, the total supply chain cost is a vital factor. READ MORE