Essays about: "normative social influence"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 35 essays containing the words normative social influence.

  1. 1. The impact of social influence on pre-evacuation behavior - An eye tracking analysis on information gathering during pre-evacuation behavior, comparing normative and informational social influence

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Brandteknik

    Author : Rebecca Rostedt; Sofie Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Social influence; informational social influence; normative social influence; pre-evacuation; evacuation; eye-tracking; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : This study explores social influence within the pre-evacuation phase, which includes a literature review followed by experiments. The study is based on experiments by Latané and Darley (1968) but altered, here using eye tracking to examine if people who are alone use their gaze in the same way as people in a group, when collecting information in the pre-evacuation phase. READ MORE

  2. 2. Heinrich’s Local Rationality: Shouldn’t ‘New View’ Thinkers Ask Why Things Made Sense To Him?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Carsten Busch; [2019]
    Keywords : Heinrich; safety; science; new view; local rationality; causation; FLMU06; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Herbert William Heinrich is one of the most influential pioneers within safety. His concepts, originally from the late 1920s, influence safety practice and theory, even today. In recent years, Heinrich’s legacy received increasing critique, also from contemporary safety authors that generally are counted among the ‘new view’. READ MORE

  3. 3. Decentralized collaboration in a complex environment: an organizational ethnographic study of the collaboration process in Lomma Municipality

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Rättssociologiska institutionen

    Author : Oscar Björkenfeldt; [2018]
    Keywords : Municipal collaboration; Inter-organizational collaboration; Trade Unions; The Codetermination Act; New institutional theory; Organizational Ethnography; Collaboration agreement; The Codetermination Act MBL ; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The relationship between employer and employee at the Swedish labor market is statutory in the Codetermination Act (1976:560), which declares that negotiations are to be concluded between the employers and affected trade unions before significant organizational changes are made. However, many organizations alternatively choose to terminate local collaboration agreements intended at increasing participation and influence. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Presence of Alcohol in Swedish Lifestyle Blogs : An exploratory study on if and how the presence of alcoholic beverages on Swedish blogs may affect young females’ intention to pursue alcohol consumption.

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

    Author : Anton Axelsson; Charles Yousef; [2017]
    Keywords : Alcohol; social influence marketing; blogs; young females; intentions;

    Abstract : Background: Alcohol has become ubiquitous in Swedish lifestyle blogs, as alcohol can be present in one third or one fifth of blog posts in some of Sweden’s biggest lifestyle blogs. Research suggests that exposure to media and commercial communications on alcohol increases consumption and that users and user-generated content related to alcohol and drinking may intensify social norms around alcohol consumption. READ MORE

  5. 5. Stop consuming clothes, start using them! How can product-service systems be designed to be accepted as the norm?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emmi Kaisa Kaarna; Jessica Koennecke; [2017]
    Keywords : norms; green family consumption; circular economy; product-service systems; normalization process; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this research was to find the influencing factors, which might hinder or facilitate the normalization process of product-service systems in the clothing industry. Hereby, the researchers tried to understand the influence of established norms and their affect on the normalization process. READ MORE