Essays about: "The Network theory"

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  1. 1. Development Network Organizations – Platforms for Reinforcing Local Sovereignty or Instruments for Top-Down Governance? : A Case-Study of the Child Protection Community in Burkina Faso

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linn Jansson; [2020]
    Keywords : development network organizations; network theory; critical development theory; partnership theory; child protection; Burkina Faso;

    Abstract : Formulations in international policies often give expression to assumptions that network organizations have positive effects on development work by increasing coordination and collaboration between actors that are trying to obtain similar goals. However, few case studies have investigated the interactor dynamics of network organizations operating in development contexts, especially within the social sector. READ MORE

  2. 2. 'Women are power, they are roots, they are everything' : How entrepreneurial identity enables economic empowerment from microloans

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Linnea Carleson; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study adds new knowledge to the understanding of the usefulness of microcredit as a means to empower poor women. Using theory on women’s entrepreneurial identity, this study elucidates the functioning of such an identity to the entrepreneurship and of the social mechanisms of importance to attaining such an identity, that enable women to establish an income generating business, from microloans. READ MORE

  3. 3. REVITALISING URBAN SPACE, AN ANT-BASED ANALYSIS OF THE FUNCTIONING OF THREE REDESIGNED PUBLIC SPACES IN ROSENGÅRD

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Fatemeh Hamidi; [2020]
    Keywords : Public space; Design; Actor-network theory ANT ; Territoriality;

    Abstract : Public space functions are essential for society to function because they can support social exchanges and building public life. This master thesis is a study of public life that unfolds in the setting of three redesigned public spaces in Rosengård, including Bokalerna, Rosens Röda Matta, and Rosengård Centrum. READ MORE

  4. 4. RE-LEARNING PEACE Acculturation in young adult refugees’ conceptions of violence following migration to Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Yuko Mori; [2019-12-20]
    Keywords : Violence; Refugee; Conception; Migration; Change;

    Abstract : Aim:The general goal of this study is to assess whether and how refugees’ understanding of violence changes, in their own view, following migration, given an acculturation framework that is concerned with the individual psychology of acculturation. Data collection and analysis focuses (a) on the perceived moral warrant of violence, by asking how refugees distinguish between reasonable and unreasonable force; and (b) the extent to which that distinction, in their own view, has shifted following their migration into Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Networks Paving the Way for Initial Internationalization - A case study on how networks influence the way small firms select their initial foreign entry market

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alfrida Andersson; Rebecca Tivendale; [2019-08-08]
    Keywords : Networks; Pre-internationalization; Decision making; Initial market selection; Small firms; Microbrewery;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE