Essays about: "collective action"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 217 essays containing the words collective action.

  1. 1. Managing Shared Value in Multinational Corporations - A multiple case study on three major food companies and their CSV management in the context of global food loss and waste

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Martin Storm B. Andersen; Rickard Säterö; [2020-06-30]
    Keywords : CSV; Food loss; Food waste; Coordination; Implementation;

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

  2. 2. THE RELATIVE RELEVANCE OF TRUST Revisiting the relationship between trust and cooperation for the environment in large-scale collective action dilemmas

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Erik Jönsson; [2020-06-18]
    Keywords : large-scale environmental collective action; cooperation; social trust; politicalinstitutional trust; trust-context;

    Abstract : Many global environmental problems can be understood as collective action dilemmas whichultimately requires cooperation in order for them to be resolved. Due to certain stressors associated with large-scale collective action for the environment it is unlikely that cooperationwill occur. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bridging Cognitive and Emotional Learning : Didactical Contributions of Constructive Journalism to Climate Change Education

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Juliane Höhle; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Climate Change Education; Didactical Intervention; Constructive Journalism; Cognitive Learning; Emotional Learning;

    Abstract : To fight climate change, people need to change their behaviours towards emitting fewer greenhouse gases and build a system that is resilient towards the future shocks that climate change will create. Education can be seen as a key factor in behaviour change. READ MORE

  4. 4. Environmental motives in the Buddhist ecology : A study of Thich Nhat Hanh’s ecology, engaged practice and environmental activism

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Religionshistoria

    Author : Unna Kontio; [2020]
    Keywords : Thich Nhat Hanh; environmentalism; engaged Buddhism; ecology;

    Abstract : Thich Nhat Hanh is one of the key actors in the contemporary engaged Buddhist practice. With his understanding of the traditional Buddhist doctrine, tradition and practice he constructs a view of ecology that he thinks encourage both the individual and the collective to environmentalist action. READ MORE

  5. 5. “Lay down our differences” : An interpretive study of problem representation(s) and inclusion in Extinction Rebellion

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Emelie Isaksen; [2020]
    Keywords : environmental movements; Extinction Rebellion; structural power; inclusion; intersectional feminism; WPR;

    Abstract : Previous research on social movements shows that as a consequence of social stratification, structurally privileged groups in society are more prone to engage in and take on leading positions in collective action than those who are structurally marginalised. This essay takes off in the puzzle of deficient inclusion in social movements that identify as inclusive, and looks at how that problem also appear empirically in the environmental movement Extinction Rebellion (XR). READ MORE