Essays about: "family dynamics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 42 essays containing the words family dynamics.

  1. 1. Materialisation of the emergent farmers in a Malawian context : a privileged class’ positioning in agricultural transformation

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Gustav Broms; [2020]
    Keywords : capital accumulation; surplus value; food regime; patronage; differentiation; livelihood; diversification; food security;

    Abstract : Emergent farmers have rapidly increased in numbers on the sub-Saharan African continent during the last couple of decades. The main interest in this study lies in how emergent farmers have materialised as a class in a political economic context and historical process and what societal impact they have had. READ MORE

  2. 2. Young women’s perceptions on safety in public spaces of Mumbai: negotiating the risk of sexual harassment and challenging patriarchy by transcending victimhood

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Centrum för öst- och sydöstasienstudier

    Author : Anni-Elina Vänskä; [2019]
    Keywords : sexual violence; street harassment; Mumbai; public safety; patriarchy; gender roles; India; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis draws on ten in-depth interviews in order to analyze young and educated, middle-class women’s perceptions on public safety in Mumbai, regarding the risk of sexual harassment. It focuses on the ways these women negotiate with risk and the patriarchal norms of women’s appropriate behavior in public spaces, further, examines how these women address their oppression and act in order to empower themselves and other women. READ MORE

  3. 3. Unleashing the Potential of Open Innovation in Family Firms : Towards the Explanation of the Ability and Willingness Dichotomy in Family Firms

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Elisa Engels; Sina Herholz; [2019]
    Keywords : Open Innovation; Family Firms; German Mittelstand; Ability and Willingness Paradox; Innovation Performance; Heterogeneity;

    Abstract : Research on Open Innovation (OI) is flourishing and opening the innovation process is increasingly perceived as a vital source for sustained competitive advantage. Nascent research on OI in family firms left us to wonder whether the performance-enhancing effects of OI also hold true for family firms. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Price Dynamics of Regional Family Houses in Sweden : Ripple Effect or Not?

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Alexander Dahlin; [2019]
    Keywords : VAR; Impulse response function; ripple effects; Variance decomposition; interregional; VAR; Impuls respons funktion; rippel effects; Varians dekomposition; interregional;

    Abstract : This paper builds on the study Prices on the Second-hand Market for Swedish Family Housesconducted by Lennart Berg, economist and associate professor emeritus from UppsalaUniversity in 2002. This study attempts to identify inter-and intraregional pricedependencies in Sweden for the second hand market for family houses. READ MORE

  5. 5. On the dynamics of a family of critical circle endomorphisms

    University essay from KTH/Matematik (Avd.)

    Author : Nils Hemmingsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Dynamical systems; Hyperbolic dynamics; Non-uniform hyperbolicity; Lyapunov exponents; Dynamiska system; Hyperboliska system; Icke-likformig hyperbolicitet; Lyapunovexponenter;

    Abstract : In this thesis we study two seperate yet related three parameter-families of continuously differentiable maps from the unit circle to unit circle which have a single critical point. For one of the families we show that there is a set of positive measure of parameters such that there is a set of positive measure for which all points in the latter set, the derivative experiences exponential growth. READ MORE