Essays about: "Social Control"

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  1. 1. Social media and stress : A quantitative study of social media habits and stress in an adult population

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för hälsa, vård och välfärd

    Author : Andreas Rödlund; [2020]
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    Abstract : Background: Sick leave has increased in Sweden and a common cause is diagnoses related to stress, it is a major problem and a predictor for long term sickness. Stress affects both the individual as well as the society. Social media usage decreases with time and previous research has shown an association with both positive and negative outcomes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Pro-life, Positioning and Imperialism - A Critical Discourse Analysis of U.S. Foreign Aid Statements on Abortion and Reproductive Health

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Charlotte German; [2020]
    Keywords : United States of America; Foreign Aid; Abortion; Critical Discourse Analysis; Postcolonial Feminist Theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis uses Critical Discourse Analysis to explore how the practice of abortion is defined and created in U.S. presidential administrations’ statements on foreign aid, how the discourses regarding abortion and reproductive health have changed between 1984-2019 and how the U.S. READ MORE

  3. 3. Strong reciprocal judgments: Differences in approval for welfare provision based on recipient deservingness cues

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Markus Jury; [2020]
    Keywords : Deservingness; Strong Reciprocity; Social Welfare; Redistribution; Public Opinion;

    Abstract : This thesis examines whether simple deservingness cues can shift individual opinion on the provision of welfare to a hypothetical welfare recipient. Using a pre-registered design and analysis plan based on earlier work by Lene Aarøe & Michael Bang Petersen, I conduct an experiment using students recruited by email from the Stockholm School of Economics with one control and two treatment groups. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bridging Cognitive and Emotional Learning : Didactical Contributions of Constructive Journalism to Climate Change Education

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Juliane Höhle; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Climate Change Education; Didactical Intervention; Constructive Journalism; Cognitive Learning; Emotional Learning;

    Abstract : To fight climate change, people need to change their behaviours towards emitting fewer greenhouse gases and build a system that is resilient towards the future shocks that climate change will create. Education can be seen as a key factor in behaviour change. READ MORE

  5. 5. The influence of corporate governance on CSR : a multiple case study of the Swedish insurance sector

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Alexander Sommensjö; [2020]
    Keywords : corporate governance; CSR; empowerment; insurance sector; management control systems; sustainability; sustainable development; triple bottom line;

    Abstract : This study responds to the theoretical gap in the academic literature regarding mechanisms of corporate governance and how it affects companies’ corporate social responsibility-efforts. The study also aims to deepen the understanding of corporate governance and corporate social responsibility-efforts in the insurance sector. READ MORE