Essays about: "Individualism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 118 essays containing the word Individualism.

  1. 1. The Morality of ISIS Returnees : using thought experiments to determine moral responsibility or innocence

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Marie Froste; [2020]
    Keywords : ISIS; ISIS returnees; foreign fighters; terrorism; moral responsibility; reductive individualism;

    Abstract : What are ISIS returnees morally responsible for, and how does that affect what should happen next? This is a question currently facing all Western democracies. Using thought experiments and reductive individualism, this thesis discusses the moral responsibility of both adult and child ISIS returnees. READ MORE

  2. 2. Challenges Of Interpersonal Communication and Intercultural differences in a multicultural Organization.The case of Lyreco Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : ADERANTI RUTH ALAKA; [2020]
    Keywords : Globalization; internationalization; interpersonal communication; communication context; culture; organizational culture; multicultural organizations; multicultural team;

    Abstract : In this era of globalization and internationalization of business, effective interpersonal communication and intercultural relationship among coworkers still poses challenges and differences in an organization. This thesis aims to research and analyse challenges of interpersonal communication and intercultural differences in a multicultural organization and the way it can be solved using a qualitative method and an inductive approach on a single case study of a Swedish based multicultural company, Lyreco. READ MORE

  3. 3. Women Hold Up Half the Sky - A case study on how professional women in contemporary Shanghai negotiate the contradictions between intergenerational obligations and career development

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Nicole Skoglund; [2020]
    Keywords : Intergenerational obligations; filial piety; desiring self; career women; leftover women; demography; China; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The Chinese party state has taken the initiative to exercise control over the nation’s population in order to align with family policy and goals for national development. As a result, the negatively loaded stereotype “leftover women” has deeply penetrated Chinese society where single, urban and educated Chinese women have been the main targets. READ MORE

  4. 4. Knowledge Sharing in the Internal Audit Department

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi; Högskolan Dalarna/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Hassan Jaber; Enock Nana Mensah; [2020]
    Keywords : Knowledge Sharing; Internal Audit; Reputation; Power Distance; Individualistic; Trust; Rewards; Organizational Structure; Information technology; and Personality;

    Abstract : Aim: This study aims to investigate the factors that affect the practices of effective knowledge sharing in the Middle East region. Method: The research paper is based on a single case study about the internal audit department in a commercial Lebanese bank. Qualitative research methods have been applied which included semi-structured interviews. READ MORE

  5. 5. 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