Essays about: "Interpersonal Issues"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words Interpersonal Issues.

  1. 1. Changing the Gendered Mindset - A Qualitative Study on Engaging Young Men in Mumbai to Achieve Gender Equality

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Hälsa och samhälle

    Author : Petronella Olsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Changing mindsets; Gender equality; India; Men Against Violence and Abuse; Patriarchy; Socialization;

    Abstract : As gender-based discrimination and violence against women continues to be a critical human rights issue across the world there is a growing demand of engaging men in transforming the relations, norms and the inequal social structures. Even though there are many laws and policies in place to protect women’s rights they are poorly implemented due to the fact that society and social institutions do not fundamentally support them. READ MORE

  2. 2. Growing change : an analysis of learning processes in community gardens in Budapest

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Dóra Ádám; [2018]
    Keywords : community gardens; learning for sustainability; Budapest; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Cities have a crucial importance from the sustainability point of view. More than 50% of the global population lives in cities, therefore urban dwellers’ environmental knowledge can be of critical importance. READ MORE

  3. 3. "Eat cooked, drink boiled" - A study on Vietnamese household usage behaviour

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Anna Nghiem; [2018]
    Keywords : water; vietnam; behaviour; attitude; perception; water usage behaviour; trust issues; urbanization;

    Abstract : Vietnam is a country that is characterized by a dense river network, experiencing a rapid economic growth, and still faces challenges with supplying enough water for the residents due to increased pollution levels. With water being perceived as one of the most stressed resources today, there is a need of understanding water usage behaviour. READ MORE

  4. 4. THE ROLE OF INTERPERSONAL TRUST IN LARGE-SCALE VOLUNTARY COLLECTIVE ACTION DILEMMAS. New cross-sectional and experimental insights to antibiotics use in Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Felicia Robertson; [2017-11-30]
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    Abstract : What is the role of interpersonal trust in large-scale voluntary collective action dilemmas? Many of the most pressing issues facing humanity are collective action problems, which require cooperation to be resolved. Previous studies have found that voluntary cooperation in small-scale dilemmas is possible when interpersonal trust between actors is present. READ MORE

  5. 5. 'Animals kill, that's how the world works' : the role of neutralisation and affirmation techniques in the discourse of animal product consumption

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Tea Tawast; Therese Åhlvik; [2017]
    Keywords : neutralisation theory; neutralisations; affirmations; animal product consumption; dialogism; dialogical discourse analysis; topoi; structuration dialectic;

    Abstract : Despite the fact that the consumption of animal products gives rise to a number of negative environmental externalities, global consumption keeps increasing. Previous research has applied neutralisation and affirmation theory in order to understand (dis)engagement in pro-environmental behaviour, typically with a focus on the individual user of such discursive justification strategies. READ MORE