Essays about: "identity dynamics"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words identity dynamics.

  1. 1. The Representation of Space in The House on Mango Street : A literary analysis with pedagogical implications for upper secondary students

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Lärarutbildningen

    Author : Mia Elander; [2020]
    Keywords : The House on Mango Street; Literary analysis; The Production of Space; Social Space; Henri Lefebvre.;

    Abstract : This essay explores the power dynamics embedded in the construction and perception of spatial environments in the novel The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros. With the help of Henri Lefebvre’s theory of space as a socially constructed phenomenon and practice, this essay argues that the characters’ experience and perception of spaces in the novel including the house and the street are entangled with the dominating forces related to gender, identity and patriarchy in the surrounding society. READ MORE

  2. 2. Understanding the Changing Dynamics of Rural Development in Dolakha, Nepal

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Benjamin Pablo Jungblut; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Rural Development; Strategic Action Fields; Rural Advisory Services; Nepal; International Development Aid;

    Abstract : There is ample debate around the conceptualizations of rural development as well as its implementation and impacts. Contemporary understandings underline the importance of social movements in social change, which has become a fundamental part of development. READ MORE

  3. 3. Creating Identity Through Fashion : A Study of Mindful Consumption at Filippa K

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Jennifer Mayer; [2020]
    Keywords : mindful consumption; minimalism; identity; sustainability; slow fashion; fashion; dress; clothing; woman; Filippa K;

    Abstract : In recent years, fashion consumers have become increasingly aware of the concepts of mindful consumption, minimalism, and sustainability.  One Swedish fashion company that is dedicated to these concepts is Filippa K. READ MORE

  4. 4. Bounded Team Dynamics: A Case-Study of Interprofessional Health Care Teams

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Lindström; Sofi Ingvarsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Interprofessional Teams; Team Dynamics; Job Rotation; Interpersonal Relationships; Organizational Culture; Identity; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The aim is to conceptualize and develop the understanding of interprofessional teams, team dynamics and job rotation to gain more nuanced knowledge about the phenomenon by answering the following research questions: How can team dynamics be understood in interprofessional health care teams? How is team dynamics affected by job rotations in interprofessional health care teams? This research is an inductive, qualitative case study used to understand the social phenomenon of interprofessional teams, thus, aligning with the interpretive approach. Data was collected through twelve in-depth, semi-structured interviews which is the empirical material of this research. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trade Unions and the Changing Swedish Model: A Case Study of Swedish Trade Unions' Policies in Relation to the Changing Swedish Welfare State

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Socialhögskolan; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Sara Bergdahl; [2020]
    Keywords : The Swedish welfare state; welfare retrenchment; trade unions; welfare policy; occupational welfare; union identity; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Trade unions have traditionally been key advocates for the Swedish welfare state. Yet, in recent decades, the Swedish welfare model has come under strain. Therefore, the aim of this thesis is to explore what policies Swedish trade unions develop in relation to the changing Swedish welfare state, and what the reasons are behind these policies. READ MORE