Essays about: "Material Culture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 349 essays containing the words Material Culture.

  1. 1. Women of the Fäbod : An Ethnological Study of the Swedish Fäbod Culture at the Turn of the 20th Century

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för etnologi, religionshistoria och genusvetenskap

    Author : Stina Gray; [2019]
    Keywords : Womanhood; transhumance; gender; initiation; rite of passage; nordic; Genus; fäbod; fäbodkultur; initiationsrit; fäbodväsen;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to explore the meaning of womanhood in relation to the Swedish fäbod culture at the turn of the 20th century. The study is based upon a questionnaire from 1928 and the material is collected from the archives at the Nordic Museum in Stockholm and the Institute for Language and Folklore in Uppsala. READ MORE

  2. 2. Death becomes her. Journalistic portrayals of murdered women and their bodies as subject, object and abject in Swedish high profile murder cases

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för mediestudier

    Author : Maria Kjellman Wall; [2019]
    Keywords : media representation; crime journalism; objectification; abjection; murder; Thematic Analysis; Critical Discourse Analysis; Multimodal Visual Analysis; intersectionality; grief journalism; media and communication studies;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns how murdered women and their bodies are represented through written and visual language in tabloid crime journalism. Two Swedish high profile murders were chosen through a purposeful sampling, and 436 articles from Sweden's two largest tabloid newspapers, Aftonbladet and Expressen, were thematized through Thematic Analysis. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Value of Personal Communication VS Performance in Supplier Relationships in a Digital Era : A Multiple Case Study Explaining the Online Organizational Buying Behaviour in Sweden & UK when Purchasing Display Material

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Sara Flyckt; Hanna Holmgren; Amanda Werner; [2019]
    Keywords : Online organizational buying behavior; display materials; digitalization; culture; buying process; buyer-selller relationship;

    Abstract : Problem: The increasing online operations of the B2B market has led to companies being able to operate all over the world, making them exposed to various markets with different preferences of supplier relationships. For that reason, it is important for companies to consider aspects such as digitalization, culture and buyer-seller relationships when conducting business with foreign companies. READ MORE

  4. 4. Consideration of National Culture in B2B Supply Chains : What national cultural factors are considered in supply chain management by companies in practice and what are their relations?

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Romy Brand; [2019]
    Keywords : national culture; culture; B2B; business-to-business; marketing; industrial marketing; SCM; SC; supply chain management; supply chain;

    Abstract : Anderson, et al. (1994) have outlined the importance of bilateral relationships in business-to-business (B2B) marketing environments and thus the understanding of the business network context within which they are embedded. READ MORE

  5. 5. To Adapt, or not to Adapt, that is the Question : How Swedish companies view cultural differences in Asia and adapt if necessary 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Markus Bodbacka; Felix Norgren; [2019]
    Keywords : culture; relationships; code of conduct; cross-cultural learning;

    Abstract : Abstract Title: To adapt, or not to adapt, that is the question – How Swedish companies view cultural differences in Asia and adapt if necessary Authors: Felix Norgren and Markus Bodbacka Supervisor: Selcen Öztürkcan Examiner: Susanne Sandberg Course: 19VT-2FE51E Business Administration III ­ Degree Project with specialization in International Business Problem discussion: The problem regarding this research-subject is that there is not as much recent research as one might think regarding this specific area. The problem is access to recent research made on how Swedish companies adapt to Asian business cultures. READ MORE