Essays about: "public engagement"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 181 essays containing the words public engagement.

  1. 1. Predicting Pro-environmental Behaviours with Locus of Control and Ecoanxiety

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Filippa Sjöstrand; Emilie Hansen; [2020]
    Keywords : climate change; locus of control; ecoanxiety; trait anxiety; pro-environmental behaviours.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The climate crisis is not only affecting the physical world, but individuals’ mental health. The concept of ecoanxiety has reached major attention in the public discourse and more individuals report psychological consequences as a result of climate change. READ MORE

  2. 2. “I am East German” - How an East German identity is experienced and defined by the generation born after reunification

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julia Eniglein; [2019-10-18]
    Keywords : identity; East Germany; intergenerational narratives; media narratives; Heimat; regional identities;

    Abstract : The increased success of right-wing movements and populist parties in East Germany since 2015 led to a public debate about the East and the people who live there. An increased number of young East Germans are now participating in talks and debates about the East, addressing the regions´ problems and challenges but also trying to counter argue its negative image (Engler and Hensel 2018a, 9). READ MORE

  3. 3. SUCCESSFUL IMPLEMENTATION OF INTERNAL CONTRACTS A case study in the Public Sector

    University essay from Institutionen för tillämpad informationsteknologi

    Author : Andrés Colombo; Tomás López Izquierdo; [2019-03-20]
    Keywords : Adaptive Leadership; Colombo-Izquierdo Organizational Model; Internal Contract; Internal Communication; ; Intrapreneurship; Leadership; Public sector; Organizational Change; Organizational Model; Organizational Structure;

    Abstract : The implementation of internal contracts in three elderly care facilities in the southwest coastof Sweden has been proven to achieve multiple benefits over the past years. Previous researchabout the success of different facilities have focused on internal contracts and its benefits,however, there was a lack of research addressing the multiple factors that could be influencingthose results. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why we don’t change for climate change : motivational effects of different perspectives

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

    Author : Adam Wallin; [2019]
    Keywords : climate change; social cognitive theory; motivation; engagement; communication;

    Abstract : Lately, climate change communications have shifted focus from confirming the problem to promoting solutions, a move that involves more complex cognitive functions of motivation and social contexts. Increased media coverage of climate change solutions has not lead to an increase in climate engagement, implying that it’s not the volume but the design of climate change communication that matters most. READ MORE

  5. 5. The possibilities of cross-sector relations : A study on partnerships between private companies and environmental NGOs in Sweden

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Elinor Franzén; [2019]
    Keywords : Cross-sector Partnerships; NGOs; Private companies; Environmental engagement; Environmental issues; CSR; Stakeholders; Sustainability;

    Abstract : It is a common misconception that the cross-sector partnership between private companies and environmental NGOs purely benefit financing and image possibilities. However, suppositions like these are worryingly out-of-date and do no longer correspond to the actual make-up, ambitions, effort, and functionings of said partnerships. READ MORE