Essays about: "cross-cultural identity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 15 essays containing the words cross-cultural identity.

  1. 1. Managing Multicultural Teams in Generation Global : a case study on MobileIron

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Claudia Madero; [2020]
    Keywords : multicultural teams; management; cultural intelligence; CQ; global identity;

    Abstract : To cope with increasing demands and competition in the ever-growing global market, organizations have been increasing the use and formation of multicultural teams (MCTs). Though advantageous in numerous aspects, MCT literature lays significant focus on the struggles in managing communication and cohesion in these teams. READ MORE

  2. 2. Cultural Differences in Fashion Magazines : Targeting Vogue

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi; Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Elin Alexandersson; Rasha Matlak; [2017]
    Keywords : Culture; Identity; Clothing; Fashion; Vogue; Diversity; Visual communication; Visual aesthetic; Fashion magazines; Cross-cultural;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study is to examine how different cultures within clothing and fashion are featured in the magazine Vogues fashion reportages. The aim is to enlighten editors with infashion media of these cultural differences in order to increase diversity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Intergroup Relations & Power : An ethnographic case study observing the multicultural staff of Cambambe, through the lenses of Psychology & International Relations Theories

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Filosofiska fakultetenLinköpings universitet/Statsvetenskap

    Author : Karla Santa Ritta Pietsch Majic; [2017]
    Keywords : Labor; migration; post colonialism; political psychology; power; intergroup psychology; intergroup relations; cross-cultural; international relations;

    Abstract : This is an ethnographic case study, based in participant observation, which investigates and analyzes how the everyday relationships between Europeans, South Americans expatriates & Angolan nationals, are structured in a common transnational labor community in Angola, named Cambambe. This study investigates if there are any features of post-colonial power relations that affect and shape the interactions between those three communities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Examining the Applicability of the Consumer Style Inventory in a Swedish Context : A Qualitative Exploration of Male Generation Y Students on Fashion Wear

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Author : Agnes Andersson; Caroline Ingfors; Erica Hallberg; [2016]
    Keywords : Consumer Decision-Making Styles; CDMS; Consumer Behavior; Decision-Making Styles; Consumer Style Inventory; CSI; Eight Factor Model; Fashion Wear; Generation Y; Students; Swedish Men;

    Abstract : Introduction: Several frameworks have been developed in order to understand cross-cultural consumer behavior and consumer decision-making processes. The most prominent and widely used framework within the field was developed by Sproles and Kendall in 1986. READ MORE

  5. 5. Embodying the Other - A Cross-Cultural Understanding of Misrepresentational Oppression

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Filmvetenskap

    Author : Eva-Marie Elg; [2016]
    Keywords : Embodiment; trans; the Other; embodying; crip; cinema; cripface; transface; blackface; Europe; Asia; Otherface; reversal; US; voyeuristic; gaze; phenomenology; imperial; colonial; male; critical whiteness; queer; monster; grotesque studies; gender; post-Darwanism; post-colonial; posthumanism; post-humanism; elite; culture; homogenous; industry; star; ableism; ableist; transphobic; show; freak; representation; misrepresentation; traditions; phenomena; bodies; morphing; hijra; Tamil; global; katoey; third gender; invisibility; visibility; uglyface; mediatedness; media; transing communication; animalizing; infantalizing; funny bodies; immoralizing; sexualizing; comedy; as; comparison; social; transing; queering; self-reflection; relations; looking; progressive; progression; freakery; mockery; awards; Academy; ridicule; Sensationalization; Trivialization; Stabilization; Rationalization; exorcized; bounderies; portrayals; violent; hetero-domesticity; violence; India; drag; faux; pathologised; tomboi; Thailand; character; deviant; Non-Normative; Normative; whitewashing; old age; identity; years; 102; monstreous; 2017; 1915; fantasy; stardom; Little Mermaid; figures; non-human; super-human; actor; exploitation; exclusion; transsexual; transversal; transman; transwoman; transgender; funkis; experiments; transperson; misrepresentational; psychology; oppression; North America; patriarchal; Frozen; films; isolated; Languages and Literatures;

    Abstract : This thesis offers a holistic perspective on the phenomenon of embodying Otherface. It provides a deeper insight into the categories Transface and Cripface, the latter being a term for an able person depicting a person with visible or invisible disabilities, also referred to as cripping up. READ MORE