Essays about: "Skepticism"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 66 essays containing the word Skepticism.

  1. 1. The Complexity of Consumer Trust in Sustainability Communication

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Felix Dahl; Anna Bakalarska; [2018]
    Keywords : Trust; Sustainability Communication; Sustainability; Green Marketing; CSR; Greenwashing; Skepticism; Consumption; Source of Communication; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to gain insights on what evokes consumer trust for (environmental) sustainability communication and shed light on how this trust impacts consumers’ perception of sustainability. A literature review and qualitative data collection, combining four focus groups and nine interviews, were the basis for a discussion on this topic. READ MORE

  2. 2. Applicability of Planetary Boundaries to improve Sustainability Performance at Companies : A Case Study at Sandvik Materials Technology

    University essay from KTH/Hållbar utveckling, miljövetenskap och teknik

    Author : Katarina Svensson; [2018]
    Keywords : Planetary boundaries; Companies; Corporate Environmental Performance;

    Abstract : Frågor kopplade till ekologisk hållbarhet i företagssammanhang (både i forskning och inom företagsvärlden) har historiskt inte haft speciellt mycket gemensamt med forskning om ekosystem och miljöprocesser. Styrning av affärsverksamhet för att uppnå ekologisk hållbarhet är typiskt fokuserad på linjära företags eller industri-specifika miljöproblem. READ MORE

  3. 3. Urban Mining in Malmö - An Investigative Study to Identify the Potential of Urban Mining

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Laura Noemi Anesie; [2018]
    Keywords : urban mining; urban metabolism; sustainability; urban sustainability; metal recycling;

    Abstract : This master thesis depicts the topic of urban mining and its possibilities and challenges in the city of Malmö. Because of present day’s high consumption and construction our resources are becoming scarcer. In order to continue to build and consume the way we do, we need to look at other alternatives to obtain these resources. READ MORE

  4. 4. Correcting Societal Issues Through Business : A Multiple Case Study of Inhibiting Factors for Scaling Social Impact in Sweden

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

    Author : Matilda Andersdotter; Evelina Rosenlöf; [2018]
    Keywords : “Social Entrepreneurship” “Scaling” “Social Impact” “Scaling Social Impact” “Social Forces”;

    Abstract : Background: Considering increased global challenges and societal issues, more and more people are directing skepticism towards governments' and established businesses' abilities to fully address urgent social problems. Social entrepreneurship constitutes a new entrepreneurial movement where societal issues are addressed by a combination of market-based methods and social value creation. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Employment of Doctrine within the Academic Education of Swedish Officers

    University essay from Försvarshögskolan

    Author : Gustav Törnqvist Tibblin; [2018]
    Keywords : Doctrine; officer; academic; education; Swedish Defence University; dogmatism; skepticism;

    Abstract : Doctrines are by nature dogmatic and academic education is by nature skeptic. As the two perspectivesare opposites to each other it would be plausible to assume that the nature of their contradictionwould exist between doctrines and military academic education. Though no research has been madeon how or to what extent these contradictions exist. READ MORE