Essays about: "Emergence"

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  1. 1. Towards Synthetic Vertical Integration - How Blockchain might reshape Supply Chain Integration in the fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Daniel Freytag; [2021-11-22]
    Keywords : Supply Chain Integration; Vertical Integration; Blockchain Technology; Small and Medium Enterprises; SME; Fashion Industry; Interoperability Systems;

    Abstract : Supply chain integration is a field that has been long studied to better understand how companies may improve their businesses. A broader supply chain integration has been traditionally linked to large or multi-national enterprises, who possess more resources and power to improve their supply chains, and pursue strategies such as vertical integration as means to gain a competitive advantage. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Dissatisfied Right:A Micro-Level Analysis of Political Dissatisfaction in Supporters of the Populist Radical Right in Rural East Germany

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Franziska Höhne; [2021-10-14]
    Keywords : political dissatisfaction; populism; PRR; electorate; AfD; east Germany;

    Abstract : Contemporary election results of the populist radical right (PRR) reveal significant spatial variation of PRR support within countries. To a large extent, this variation is believed to be based on local and regional differences within the PRR’s electorate, which calls for the inclusion of micro-level analyses in our study of the PRR. READ MORE

  3. 3. Distance Education in Sweden Prompted by the Covid-19 Pandemic

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Emma Östmann; [2021-08-16]
    Keywords : Covid-19; distance education; Swedish upper secondary school;

    Abstract : Aim:This master's thesis problematizes distance education in Swedish upper secondary schools from a school management, teacher, as well as a student perspective. The study aims to capture principals’, teachers’ and students’ experiences of the transition into distance education during school closures prompted by Covid-19 in 2020, and contribute to the body of research on distance education. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE EFFECTS OF OPEN SOURCE’S DUALITY ON DATA JOURNALISM

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Sadettin Demirel; [2021-07-30]
    Keywords : Data journalism; open source; open source community; dta-driven journalism;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to find out how open source community influences the data journalism practices, and to what extent it contributes to solving the challenges that hinder the integration of data-driven journalism into newsrooms. The study approached the subject by drawing from the previous work of Lewis and Usher (2013) which proposes applying the duality of open source which constitutes of open-source culture (values, principles, ethics) and open-source materiality (software, coding libraries, etc. READ MORE

  5. 5. When fake news make the news. A study of journalistic boundaries.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Anton Fridolfsson; [2021-07-27]
    Keywords : Fake news; post-truth; professional boundaries; boundary work; journalistic paradigm; propaganda; misleading information;

    Abstract : This thesis takes a spearheaded look at a modern, much-talked about concept of misleadinginformation known as ”fake news”, and how traditional journalists have handled its emergence with regards to their professional boundaries. Built on the premise that who and what is to be considered journalism is a constant battle continuously fought between professional journalists and actors trying to lay claim to their professional territory, through the use of qualitative ethnographic content analysis of 88 journalistic texts, the study’s aim is to take initiative in academic concept development of how to define fake news, and explore in what ways traditional journalists have defended their professional boundaries, in light of the threat provided by the increasing prevalence of misleading content in the information ecosystem, as well as by an anti-establishment, critical of-traditonal-media post-truth culture. READ MORE