Essays about: "Environmental self-identity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 6 essays containing the words Environmental self-identity.

  1. 1. The effects of self-identity and personal norms on prospectivetourists’ pro-environmental behaviour: The relevance of Eco-labels in online accommodation booking

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Jiaying He; [2019]
    Keywords : Environmental self-identity; Personal norms; Eco-labels; Pro-environmental behaviour; Online accommodation booking;

    Abstract : As environmental quality strongly depends on human behaviour patterns, more attentions have been paid to understand and promote pro-environmental behaviour in the tourism sector with sustainable development. This thesis focuses on online Eco-label accommodation booking as a tourist pro-environmental behavior to study the effects of environmental self-identity and personal norms on prospective tourists’ pro-environmental behaviour. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fossil fuel- free by 2030 : A quantitative study on battery electric vehicle adoption and the moderating role of total cost of ownership

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

    Author : Jens Olofsson; Sandra Nymo; [2019]
    Keywords : Battery electric vehicle; Battery electric vehicle adoption; Total cost of ownership;

    Abstract : Battery electric vehicles (BEV) are promoted as a viable near-term technology to reduce the emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG). With Sweden's relatively slow adoption of the BEV in combination with the Swedish government's target of a vehicle fleet independent of fossil fuels by 2030, we study how adoption intentions are influenced by vehicle attribute and when these effects influence BEV adoption. READ MORE

  3. 3. Seeing is believing is doing? : On the role of future-oriented imagination in developing motivation for a sustainable lifestyle

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Viktoria Vingmarker; [2018]
    Keywords : environmental psychology; future-oriented imagination; pro-environmental behaviour; pro-environmental self-identity; sustainable development; sustainable lifestyles;

    Abstract : The environmental and climate-related sustainability challenges facing the world today are complex, accelerating and urgent, and they call for change from multiple stake­hol­ders. While govern­ments, busi­nes­ses and other insti­tutions hold a high degree of responsibility for initia­ting and enabling the neces­sary change processes towards sustainable practices, so do also individuals and com­munities. READ MORE

  4. 4. What drives purchase intention towards ethical products? : A study using modified theory of planned behaviour

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för ekonomistyrning och logistik (ELO)

    Author : Ly Anders; Sarina Strahm; Yiling Zhou; [2017]
    Keywords : Consumer behaviour; consumer attitude; Theory of planned behaviour; moral obligation; self-identity; attitude towards ethical products; perceived behavioural control; ethical products;

    Abstract : Course/Level: 2FE21E Undergraduate Bachelor Thesis Authors: Anders Ly, Sarina Strahm and Yiling Zhou Tutor: Dan Halvarsson Examiner: Åsa Devine Title: What drives purchase intention towards ethical products? A study using modified Theory of Planned Behaviour Keywords: Consumer behaviour, theory of planned behaviour, moral obligation, self-identity, consumer attitude, attitude towards ethical products, perceived behavioural control, ethical products Background: In recent days, consumers have become incrementally attentive of environmental issues, whereas various researches have suggested that raised awareness and the significance in consuming ethical products are supposed to affect the purchase intention of consumers. To further understand the consumers, theory of planned behaviour served as the theoretical foundation of this study. READ MORE

  5. 5. The more comfortable you feel, the more power you have : A study on modest style consumption among young women

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Sarah Lindgård; Aneta Machova; [2017]
    Keywords : modest style; identity; femininity; modesty; body;

    Abstract : As clothing is the most visible type of consumption, what we wear often says a lot about who we are. We buy what we consider in line with our identity and avoid what we consider as not. Our consumption is influenced by a number of factors, whether internal or external and throughout the years we adopt a certain way of style. READ MORE