Essays about: "Social Sciences"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 5178 essays containing the words Social Sciences.

  1. 1. From "the Will to Improve" to "the Will to Transform": Some Promises & Challenges of Sida's Multidimensional Poverty Analysis (MDPA) Framework in Bolivia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Jonathan Solarte Espinosa; [2021]
    Keywords : Sida; Sweden; Latin America; Bolivia; MDPA; multidimensional poverty; poverty reduction; development discourses; development paradigms; power; capitalism; donors; ODA; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Objectives: This study sets out to answer the following research questions: 1. How do Sida and CEDLA problematize poverty and what does this reveal about their underlying development paradigms? 2. READ MORE

  2. 2. Decolonial Resistance in Agriculture: The Role of Spirituality in the Work of Food Sovereignty Organizations in Mexico

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Milena Garbers; [2021]
    Keywords : food sovereignty; decolonial knowledges; spirituality; Indigenous knowledges; resistance; Mexico; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Recent decades have exposed the crisis inherent in the globalized agriculture system characterized by nature commodification, trade liberalization, corporatization and environmental destruction. The crisis is driven by a colonial and neoliberal-capitalist ideology grounded in the supposed universality of western knowledge. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Impact of Service Quality on Customer Satisfaction in Hotel Business Development : Correlation Between Customer Satisfaction and Service Quality

    University essay from Karlstads universitet

    Author : Dider Bhuian; [2021]
    Keywords : service quality; hotel industry; customer satisfaction; descriptive methodology;

    Abstract : This research aimed to study the correlation between customer satisfaction and service quality in the hotel business. It also outlines the significance of understanding customer satisfaction and how customers distinguish service delivery. Customers have changed prospects based on their consideration of service or product quality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Sustainable Food Consumption in Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Hui Liu; Katerina Eichhorn; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Food Consumption; Theory of Planned Behavior; TPB; Attitude; Intention; Structural Equation Model; SEM; Germany; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to study what influences consumers’ intention to buy sustainable food products in Germany by applying an extended model of the theory of planned behavior (TPB). Methodology – A questionnaire was developed based on previous research and the answers from a focus group. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identifying Power Structures in a Municipal Network: The Decision-making Process Behind Buying Ängelholm-Helsingborg Airport

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Otto Nieminen; Emma Susanna Tapaninen; [2021]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Small regional airports are known to be economically unsustainable. When the previous private owner of Ängelholm-Helsingborg Airport announced their intention to shut the airport down, seven municipalities in northwestern Skåne decided to buy it. READ MORE