Essays about: "Norm changing"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 16 essays containing the words Norm changing.

  1. 1. Changing Norms about Life Skills and Sexuality Education through Empowerment: A study of public secondary life skills teachers’ experiences and perceptions in Zanzibar

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Jenny Fristrand; [2019-08-13]
    Keywords : formal sexuality education; Zanzibar; Teachers; Life skills; Empowerment; Human Rights; Norm changing;

    Abstract : Formal life skills education, including topics related to sexuality, was developed in the1990s to prevent HIV/AIDS as well as a method to strengthen ‘good’ behaviours amongstudents in schools. In Zanzibar, life skills education interventions have duplicated inrecent years. READ MORE

  2. 2. Addressing discourses in manuals/texts on male engagement in ending child marriage

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Jessica Eng; [2019]
    Keywords : gender; child marriage; communication; depvelopment; human rights;

    Abstract : Abstract For this thesis I have conducted a discourse analysis on which discourses that are being reproduced in texts on the issue of male engagement in ending child marriage. I am looking at the agency of both males and females, what is taken for granted, words that carry norms and how these are maintain or challenging the dominant discourse on the topic. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bring it To The Table

    University essay from Konstfack/Industridesign

    Author : Robert Damisch; [2019]
    Keywords : alternatives; tools; education; everyday; trickster; table; norm criticism; present; future; play; system; table; photography; storytelling; discussion; design;

    Abstract : The thesis is intending to answer the question: Do tools and objects have the ability to support capacities for imagining alternative ways of living the present and through that also the future? How do we imagine our future? What is necessary for us and how do we want to live our everyday? It is important to rest for a moment and have a conversation about this questions in order to adapt old concepts of the world towards drastically changing conditions. Most of us, mainly in the modern western society, know that we can no longer maintain this lifestyle in the future. READ MORE

  4. 4. Determinants affecting the intention to buy green clothing products : A quantitative study on Swedish millennials

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : William Henriksson; Sandra Jönsson; [2018]
    Keywords : Green Marketing; Green Clothing Products; Green Consumer Behavior; Swedish Millennials; Green Gap;

    Abstract : Background: The clothing industry is guilty of environmental destruction, at the same time consumers and more specifically Swedish millennials have shown increasing concern for the environment. Those favorable environmental attitudes and concerns has however in some green contexts shown to not affect the intention to buy green products which might suggest that there exists a so-called attitude-intention gap. READ MORE

  5. 5. Rethinking waste streams: using food waste to rear mealworms

    University essay from KTH/Miljöstrategisk analys (fms)

    Author : Andreea Toca; [2017]
    Keywords : mealworms; protein; food waste; waste management; insects; rearing; biogas; sustainable; permaculture; diet;

    Abstract : In needing to create a better and more sustainable future for our world, changing our diet and finding a  sustainable ‘protein of the future’ is one of the necessary steps we must take. This thesis explores the relatively fresh, but not unheard of, concept of using food waste to rear mealworms for human consumption, in the Swedish context. READ MORE