Essays about: "Qualitative"

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  1. 1. Gaining international legitimacy by improving women's rights and gender equality - The case of Nicaragua

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Douglas Svedberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Nicaragua; International legitimacy; Women s rights; Gender equality; Autocracy; Political reform;

    Abstract : A reoccurring argument in previous research is that autocracies implement policy changes for women’s rights in order to gain international legitimacy. The idea is that by showing the international community that they are on-board with the global movement to empower women; focus is diverted from their shortcomings in other democratic aspects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Barriers and Drivers governing implementation of ReverseLogistics:A Case study of Sandvik Coromant

    University essay from Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi; Högskolan i Gävle/Avdelningen för ekonomi

    Author : Faraz Bajwa; Ghani Younas; [2020]
    Keywords : Reverse Logistics RL ; Barriers; Drivers; Sustainability; Green practices; Economic; Legislation; Corporate Citizenship.;

    Abstract : Aim: The aim of this study is to explore the impact of reverse logistics on a firm’s sustainability operations while focusing simultaneously on economic profits, by conducting a case study. This research will provide an overview of influential drivers and barriers that have the capacity to motivate or discourage the firms to implement the reverse logistics practices and investigate the role of economic, legislation and corporate citizenship on RL. READ MORE

  3. 3. Men, Machos and Masculinity – A Qualitative Study on how Bolivian Women’s Organizations Approach Gender and Masculinities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Charlotte Pedersen; [2020]
    Keywords : feminism; indigeneity; masculinity norms; hegemonic masculinity; patriarchy; gender equality; machismo; decolonial feminism; new masculinities; Bolivia.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper examines understandings of gender with an emphasis on masculinities among Bolivian feminist and women´s organizations. The specific aim has been to find out to what extent their understandings of gender include masculinities, and if so, what are their agendas and political positionings in relation to their work with men and boys. READ MORE

  4. 4. Interaction with Smart Assistant

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Teknik och samhälle

    Author : Prakriti Dhang; Manaswini Kolluru; [2020]
    Keywords : Smart Assistant; User Experience; Face Recognition; Speech Based Interaction; Human Interaction; Challenges; Internet of Things;

    Abstract : Newer technologies are being developed all the time in order to help us in our daily tasks. Smart Assistant (SA) is one such broad category of devices which, when instructed through speech or command, perform certain tasks. Most SAs have two primary tasks: identify the user, and perform the task communicated by the user. READ MORE

  5. 5. Podcasts: “Entertainment To Go” : A study on why Uppsala University students listen to podcast

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media; Uppsala universitet/Medier och kommunikation

    Author : Anneli Modin; Sasha Börholm; [2020]
    Keywords : podcast; convergence; mobility; uses gratifications theory; listening behavior;

    Abstract : The study aims to gain a deeper understanding of podcasts as a phenomenon. It specifically explores Uppsala University students and their podcast listening habits in an effort to gain understanding about why students listen to podcasts, if there are particular genres students are drawn to and why students believe podcasts are successful. READ MORE