Essays about: "philosophy and sustainable development"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 22 essays containing the words philosophy and sustainable development.

  1. 1. The Strategy of Using Consultants for Sustainable Business Development Within SMEs

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

    Author : Viktoria Gelfgren; Christoffer Högbom Brinkmann; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Small and Medium-sized Enterprises SMEs ; Sustainability Consultants; Corporate Sustainability; Business Strategy;

    Abstract : Problem: A decisive majority of Swedish firms are small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and studies indicate that most of these lack, among other things, financial resources, which often limit smaller firms from implementing sustainable practices. Since SMEs compete with larger enterprises, with more established departments and therefore, they cannot strategize their sustainability work to the same extent. READ MORE

  2. 2. Leader Member Exchange Theory and Psychological Contract Fulfillment: An Empirical Study in a Vietnamese Organization

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Quynh Le Thi Bao; Taha Javaid; [2020]
    Keywords : Psychological contract; Psychological contract fulfillment; Psychological contract violation; Employment contract; Leader-Member exchanges;

    Abstract : Background:  Leader member exchange (LMX) theory focuses on the different associations established by the leaders with their followers through a system of exchanges (high quality and low exchanges), whereas a psychological contract is a tacit agreement between the employer and employee and comprises of employee's beliefs regarding the mutual obligations between the employee and an employer. Since an organization communicates and negotiates through its representatives which indicates people in managerial positions, it is meaningful to draw that the relationship quality between employee and their supervisors may affect the tacit agreement between the employee and organization. READ MORE

  3. 3. From domestic legitimacy to international recognition: Sufficiency Economy Philosophy as foreign policy in Thailand

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

    Author : Kevin Amphan; [2019]
    Keywords : Sufficiency economy philosophy; Thailand; Foreign policy analysis; Thai foreign policy; Sustainable development goals; Political legitimacy; International recognition; Linkage politics.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis explored the usage of the Sufficiency Economy Philosophy (SEP) by asking if its use in Thai foreign policy is a tool for political legitimacy and international recognition? SEP was coined by the late Thai King Bhumibhol Adulyadej, as an alternative development approach. It espoused moderation, reasonableness and immunity with the support of knowledge and morality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Urban Sustainability Transitions as Educative Practices: A Case Study of the Solidarity Fridge in Gothenburg, Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaperUppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/SWEDESD - Internationellt center för lärande för hållbar utveckling

    Author : Paul Plummer; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Sustainability transition; Practice theory; Pragmatism; Learning; Food waste;

    Abstract : Urban areas will play a decisive role in the sustainability of future societies. As such, there is a need to understand the processes through which cities can become more sustainable. READ MORE

  5. 5. Strengthening the Egg Value-Chain in Bhutan under the Philosophy of Gross National Happiness

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Nivit Tanglertpaibul; [2017]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Egg production; Animal welfare; Gross National Happiness; Bhutan;

    Abstract : Being a small landlocked country located in Eastern Himalaya ranges, makes it difficult for Bhutan to secure and sustain its national food security. Thus, Bhutan highly depends on the import of food from neighboring countries. READ MORE