Essays about: "Socially Desirable"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words Socially Desirable.

  1. 1. “When shall we laugh?”: Gratiano and the two faces of comedy in William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Jakob Lindner; [2019]
    Keywords : Shakespeare; The Merchant of Venice; Freud; Bakhtin; comedy; relief theory;

    Abstract : Comedy is an inherently pleasurable phenomenon with beneficial psychological functions, but its potential to bring on undesirable and socially destabilizing consequences is less intuitively obvious. In this essay, I argue that one of the hitherto under-recognized features of William Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice is its covert problematization of the phenomenon of comedy itself, and that the play invites its audience to become more aware of in what situations laughter is constructive and appropriate. READ MORE

  2. 2. FACTORS INFLUENCING GREEN CONSUMPTION : The moderating effect of market maturity

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Amin Babazade; Uliana Paramzina; [2019]
    Keywords : green consumption; green products; market maturity; moderating effect; factors influencing green consumption; emerging markets; developed markets.;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this master thesis is to examine factors influencing green consumption and to explain the moderating effect of market maturity on these factors in developed and emerging markets.Design/methodology/approach – In this research the pragmatism epistemology was employed as the scientific perspective of the current research. READ MORE

  3. 3. Dynamic access pricing of Google Maps's user data

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Theresa Goop; [2018]
    Keywords : Dynamic Access Pricing; Big Data;

    Abstract : The present thesis examines interactions on the mobile cartography market where firms use big data as a competitive advantage. I develop a dynamic access pricing model suggesting a regulatory scheme to maximise social welfare in which a regulator sets a price for user data that is made accessible to a potential entrant to a side market, the mobile advertising market. READ MORE

  4. 4. Measuring the attractiveness of a city block

    University essay from KTH/Samhällsplanering och miljö

    Author : Ioannis Voulgaris; [2018]
    Keywords : Multi-Criteria Evaluaton; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; Stockholm; SoFo; City Attractiveness; Skarpnäck; Tensta; Indicators Theory;

    Abstract : Nowadays the competition between cities is something very common, especially between cities of different countries. But this competition it can be observed even between cities of the same country or between districts of the same city. READ MORE

  5. 5. Urbana mikroklimat : designstrategier för solstrålning, vind, luft- och ljudkvalité

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Evelina Bengtsson; [2018]
    Keywords : mikroklimat; microclimate; solstrålning; vind; ljud; luftkvalité; design; termisk komfort; SLU;

    Abstract : Landskapsarkitekter ställs varje dag inför den svåra frågan: hur ska vi skapa städer som är ekonomiskt, socialt och ekologiskt hållbara? De urbana mikroklimaten rör alla dessa aspekter. Genom val av material, placering av hårda landskapselement och vegetation påverkar landskapsarkitekten allt från temperatur till ljudkvalité. READ MORE