Essays about: "place identity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 270 essays containing the words place identity.

  1. 1. Middle Managers as Silence Breakers and Voice Givers? A Critical Analysis of Middle Managers' Role in Supporting non-heterosexual Employees

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Nina Alisa Rogler; Viktoria Kandler; [2019]
    Keywords : middle managers; voice; silence; non-heterosexual employees; LGBTI; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Even though many companies are actively trying to improve the working conditions for non-heterosexual employees one can still recognize a lack of awareness for the importance of including them into the workforce. This frequently results in non-heterosexual employees feeling the need to be silent about their sexual identity and not making their voices heard in an organizational context. READ MORE

  2. 2. Havet hör bygden till : kustnära fiske och gastronomi på Österlen

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

    Author : Viktor Vesterberg; [2019]
    Keywords : kustnära fiske; sense of place; place identity; gastronomi; meroir;

    Abstract : Fisket har fram tills nyligen varit en viktig näring på Österlen och området är fortfarande präglat av en kustbygdsidentitet som det kustnära fisket varit delaktigt i att konstruera. Österlen är idag välkänt för sina många restauranger med gastronomiskt anseende vilka ofta har ett stort fokus på lokalproducerade råvaror. READ MORE

  3. 3. From invisibility to political witch-hunt: The influence of everyday marginalization on the sense of Polish and European belonging among the LGBTQ+ minority in Poland.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Europastudier

    Author : Anna Jastrzembska; [2019]
    Keywords : narrative analysis; LGBTQ ; European identity; sexual citizenship; European Studies; Poland; Cultural Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Thirty years after the fall of communism and fifteen years after Poland joined the European Union, there have been more steps backwards than forwards in regards to gender and sexual equality. From the very beginning, this has been a cause of tension between Poland and the EU. READ MORE

  4. 4. A Long Way Home : Spontaneous Returns and Potential Returns of Syrian Refugees Examined

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Shant Kerbabian; [2019]
    Keywords : Syria; Return Migration; Spontaneous Return; Syrian Refugees; Diaspora; Homeland; Transnationalism;

    Abstract : The recent wave of Syrian refugees’ spontaneous return to conflict areas in Syria is not a new phenomenon, various cases of return to areas that do not meet safety and security standards has happened in cases like Somali refugees returning from Kenya or Angolan refugees returning from Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo. However, the Syrian case is important to study in order to examine any new patterns or elements in refugee returns that could arise or could be unpacked by looking into the Syrian case. READ MORE

  5. 5. City Competitiveness and Branding : Identities and strategies in two Swedish municipalities

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Gustav Hodges-Dexner; [2019]
    Keywords : Place branding; Competitive identity; City development; Municipalities; Brand management;

    Abstract : As the world-economy becomes increasingly competitive, places adopt different methods to elevate their attractiveness. The paper examines how two medium-sized Swedish cities, Uppsala and Västerås, develop their own competitiveness, identities, and images in relation to the principles and concepts laid out by Simon Anholt in his book Competitive identity: The New Brand Management for Nations, Cities and Regions (2007). READ MORE