Essays about: "prosumption"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 8 essays containing the word prosumption.

  1. 1. Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) : Towards the development of socially sustainable communities

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för handel och företagande; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för handel och företagande

    Author : Tereza Larsson; Charity Mashegede; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainability; Social Sustainability; Social Capital; SMEs; Equity; Safety; Eco-Prosumption; SDG 11; Sustainable Development Goals.; Hållbarhet; Social Hållbarhet; Socialt Kapital; SMEs; Jämlikhet; Säkerhet; Eko-Prosumption; SDG 11; Hållbara Utvecklingsmål.;

    Abstract : Background: Ever since the Brundtland Commission stressed that Social Sustainability (SS) issues are often ignored, there has been mounting research on social sustainability (Boström, Vifell, Klintman, Soneryd, Hallström & Thedvall, 2015). Companies are now addressing sustainability concerns more broadly because of the increasing demand and pressure from society demanding they deal with the negative social impacts associated with their products and activities. READ MORE

  2. 2. Social media and (non)democracy : The analysis of daily Facebook use by political opposition in Belarus

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Yuliya Ilyuk; [2018]
    Keywords : Social media; prosumption; traditional media; media power; authoritarian regime; democracy; civil society; civic participation; digital political communication; political opposition.;

    Abstract : The recent growth of social media and other internet technologies is believed to diminish the control of political elites over information flows and enable citizens to be active participants of political processes. Practice shows, however, that this general tendency acquires different forms in different geopolitical contexts. READ MORE

  3. 3. The cultural creation of affect amongst vegan consumers: An ethnographic analysis of online consumption communities

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för service management och tjänstevetenskap

    Author : Jery Fuller; [2016]
    Keywords : Affect theory; consumer culture; vegan consumption; netnography; online consumption communities; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis addresses a critical research gap in understanding vegan consumer culture and problematizes dominant theory on consumer culture by establishing the cultural importance of affect towards consumption. These goals are researched in tandem by exploring affective expressions and creations of affective orientations amongst vegans in online consumption communities. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nonhuman consumers : A study on the role of hashtags in digital value production

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Jonas Tidlund; Carl Öhman; [2015]
    Keywords : #rockasockorna; ANT; Consumption; Digital media; Hashtag; Nonhuman; Organisational work; Prosumption; SNS; Social media; Twitter; Value;

    Abstract : This thesis focuses on the role of nonhumans in the process of value production on social media platforms. In particular, we investigate the relation between algorithm based sorting mechanisms and human work, here exemplified by the role of a hashtag in social media users’ production of identity. READ MORE

  5. 5. So, did you know how you use it?: Understanding The Consumption in Facebook Community

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Rabail Junaid; Long Chen; [2014]
    Keywords : Consumption; Facebook; Community; Prosumption; Consumer Culture Theory; CCT; Cyberculture; Technological Culture; Facebook Consumption.; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The rapid changes in internet technology, coupled with Web 2.0 have created new and exciting ways of how we interact, socialize, and express ourselves. These new forms of socializations have been highly facilitated by Social Networking Sites (SNSs). READ MORE