Essays about: "Social comparison theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 127 essays containing the words Social comparison theory.

  1. 1. The Self-esteem of Syrians in Sweden as an internal factor during the integration process

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för Mellanösternstudier

    Author : Taha Al-Mouayad Haj Ahmad; [2020]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Many migrants face difficult times during the integration in the new society, especially during the first stages after their arrival. Among others, they face discrimination, racism, and stigmatization, and they end up resorting to different techniques to cope with their situation, and they even change their identity and go through identity negotiation process with the surrounding new society. READ MORE

  2. 2. The non- straightforward link between anti-corruption and CSR-reporting : A study assessing the quality of CSR disclosure regarding anti-corruption of four Swedish banks

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Elin Blom; Alexandra Larsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability reporting; CSR; anti-corruption; money laundry; corruption; CONI model; Consolidated Narrative Interrogation Model; GRI; Legitimacy theory; Stakeholder theory;

    Abstract : In 2019, the two Swedish banks Swedbank and SEB was involved in what has been called one of the largest money laundry scandals. Money laundering is a critical sustainability issue for banks since their operations enable money from corrupt activities to be laundered into the financial system, hence diverts resources from education and health services. READ MORE

  3. 3. "Stuck in Hel Joseon"

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi

    Author : Ella Holttinen; [2020]
    Keywords : South Korea; Hel Joseon; millennials; compressed modernity; Confucianism; neoliberalism; human capital; achievement society; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : South Korea is well known for its development miracle: the nation has managed to develop from the state of extreme poverty to the World´s 12th largest economies in a period of five decades. However, the negative consequences and side effects of this rapid growth, and issues of the contemporary Korean society has been less discussed, especially from the perspective of the Korean youth. READ MORE

  4. 4. Lönsam stadsodling : strategier och affärsmodeller för kommersiell stadsodling i Malmö

    University essay from SLU/Department of Work Science, Business Economics, and Environmental Psychology

    Author : Anton Castenberg; [2020]
    Keywords : urban; odling; stadsbruk; jordbruk; affärsstrategi; hållbar stadsutveckling; ekonomi; urban; odling; stadsbruk; jordbruk; affärsstrategi; hållbar stadsutveckling; ekonomi; småskalig; grönsaksodling; närodlat; småskalig; grönsaksodling; närodlat;

    Abstract : Intresset för stadsodling i Malmö är stort och det finns en mängd olika odlingsprojekt i staden, både med social och kommersiell inriktning. Detta arbete fokuserar på den kommersiella inriktningen och utgår ifrån projektet Stadsbruk som hjälpt många entreprenörer att starta upp sina odlingsföretag i staden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Examining economic and cultural concerns in shaping attitudes towards immigration : A survey experiment

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Cerasela Stroe; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Researchers have studied whether opposition to immigrants is primarily due to a perceived economic threat, a perceived cultural threat, or combination of the two. There are various competing theories on why people perceive immigrants as a threat but in this thesis, we will focus on testing group threat theory and social identity theory. READ MORE