Essays about: "institutional theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 522 essays containing the words institutional theory.

  1. 1. Integration of allotment garden in public green space for the social wellbeing of urban residents : a study of Ekebydalen allotment garden, Uppsala, Sweden

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

    Author : Semhal Mehari Hadgu; [2021]
    Keywords : integration; urban agriculture; gardening; allotment garden; urban park; cultivation park; social wellbeing;

    Abstract : Background: Agriculture is among the relevant factors for the formation of cities and it has been an integral part of city life throughout history. Despite the increase in population growth, urban agriculture can offer a unique opportunity for improving the livelihood of individuals through the practice of growing food in urban green spaces. READ MORE

  2. 2. Are there any signs of deconsolidation in Tunisia according to the deconsolidation theory? : A qualitative theory consuming case study.

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för statsvetenskap (ST)

    Author : Julia Törnberg; [2021]
    Keywords : Democracy; democratic deconsolidation; Tunisia; democratic backsliding; Freedom House; Arab Barometer; V-Dem.;

    Abstract : The Arab Spring put several revolutions in motion in the Middle East and North Africa. However, Tunisia was the only country that succeeded with a democratization process, making the country a fairly new democracy. READ MORE

  3. 3. Corporate social responsibility communication in apparel retail industry

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Economics

    Author : Natalie Saati; [20210218]
    Keywords : apparel retail; CSR commitment; CSR communication; CSR communication strategy; CSR motives; institutional theory; legitimacy; sustainability; CSR; CSR engagemang; CSR kommunikation; CSR kommunikationsstrategier; CSR motiv; hållbarhet; institutionell teori; klädhandlare; legitimitet;

    Abstract : The apparel industry is accused of being socially and environmentally irresponsible. Due to the growing awareness of the social and environmental impact caused by the apparel industry, stakeholders are increasingly vigilant and demand ethical corporate behavior. READ MORE

  4. 4. PREVENTIVE STRATEGIES AGAINST STUDENT DROPOUT IN SECONDARY SCHOOL IN NACHINGWEA DISTRICT- TANZANIA

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Douglas Kinyagu; [2020-09-08]
    Keywords : Student dropout; Preventive strategy; Secondary school education;

    Abstract : Aim: The general purpose of this study is to examine perception and experience of schoolstaff concerning formal and informal preventive strategies undertaken to reduce studentdropout problem in secondary school in Nachingwea District – Tanzania.Theory: In order to understand the formal and informal preventive strategies undertaken byschool staff against student dropout problem at secondary school inNachingwea District -Tanzania, the current study is adopted Tinto’s model ofinstitutional departure (1993) as a theoretical perspective throughout the currentstudy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Words are just words until they appear in action, right? - Sustainability reporting and its significance for customers in the Swedish fast fashion industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Clara Grönberg; Irma Weberg Ekelund; [2020-07-09]
    Keywords : Sustainability Reporting; Swedish fast fashion industry; CONI-model; Consumer preferences; Consumer perception; Environmental sustainability;

    Abstract : Background and Problem: The awareness towards environmental sustainability has increasedrapidly both in society and among clothing companies’ stakeholders, e.g. the customers buyingtheir products. This awareness affects the fast fashion industry which is one of the most pollutingindustries. READ MORE