Essays about: "Traditional Cultural Expectations"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 9 essays containing the words Traditional Cultural Expectations.

  1. 1. A qualitative study of barriers to access and use of pre-paid postnatal care services among mothers under the reproductive health voucher system in rural Uganda

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialmedicin och global hälsa

    Author : Denis Muwanguzi; [2018]
    Keywords : Medicine and Health Sciences;

    Abstract : Background: The first six weeks following a delivery is a critical period for the mother and the newborn. Despite removing out-of-pocket fees at a postnatal care access point in some parts of Uganda, few mothers utilize pre-paid services. READ MORE

  2. 2. The role of athlete's sponsorship on the marketing strategy of a sports brand : A qualitative study conducted at HEAD France

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

    Author : Matthieu BOUVIER; Marlène LESAULE; [2017]
    Keywords : Athlete; brand; brand awareness; communication; consumer; consumer behaviour; digital; distribution; marketing strategy; influence marketing; sales; social media; social network; sport; sponsorship;

    Abstract : Athletes sponsorship has become an important part of the marketing communication mix for sports brands today. We know that athletes are major celebrities within the mass media in modern society and they can use their image and the power they have directly through their network to interact with customers. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reintegration of Female Child Soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo: a Journey from a Deprived Childhood

    University essay from Växjö universitet/Institutionen för samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Johanna Bråberg; [2016]
    Keywords : DDR; DRC; Females; Reintegration; Traditional Social Expectations; Traditional Cultural Expectations;

    Abstract : Abstract  The severe situation of female child soldiers worldwide continues, and the harsh reality they stand in front of once returning back to their communities is often concealed. By the time former female child soldiers begin their journey back to civilian life and a life of dignity, they face various difficulties. READ MORE

  4. 4. Implications of Converging Media and Government : A qualitative study of the relationship between traditional news media and government in Mexico, as perceived by a group of Mexican students

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medier och journalistik (MJ)

    Author : Lisa Diehl; [2016]
    Keywords : Mexico; democracy; cultural capital; digital divide; attitude; perception; normative theory; political-economic theory; new media; traditional news media; inequalities;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate a group of Mexican university students’ perception of the country’s traditional news media and their relationship to the Mexican government with the objective of elaborating on and discussing how the respondents’ perception can be understood in terms of individual and social implications. The research is based on eight empirical interviews with Mexican university students enrolled at private and public universities in Mexico City at the time of the data collection taking place in late spring of 2015. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Value of Taste: Consumption Strategies for Social Upward Mobility among Urban Chinese Youth

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Socialantropologi; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Global Studies; Lunds universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Annie Ross; [2015]
    Keywords : Xiaozi; youth; distinction; social mobility; urban; middle-class; consumer culture; China.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explores a group of young Western-oriented Chinese consumers called xiaozi in Shanghai, comprised mainly by young individuals from an urban lower middle-class background who attempt at adopting a lifestyle and identity marked by a taste for fine arts and foreign culture. The study shows that by means of social distinction through taste and foreign cultural practices the xiaozi youth can attempt at acquiring cultural capital for upward social mobility, to compensate for their lack of economic capital or social connections in Shanghai's society. READ MORE