Essays about: "research thesis about social problems"

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  1. 1. The Application of Harvey’s Theories into China’s Urbanization of Capital

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi

    Author : Yun Ma; [2019]
    Keywords : Key words: David Harvey; China; urbanization; capital; land finance.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : China's rapid urbanization since the reform and opening up in 1978 has drawn international attention. Scholars like David Harvey has written a lot regarding the capitalized urbanizaiton in China. READ MORE

  2. 2. Recognizing fake news : A comparison between Ethiopian and Swedish students

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Marcus Groth; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Ethiopia and Sweden are two countries that do not feature together often, but they both face increasing problems with fake news. This thesis is researching whether the similarities between individuals from these countries are greater than the differences between the nations. READ MORE

  3. 3. Day Zero: the role of social movements inthe face of Cape Town’s water crisis

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Roberto Andrés Peñaloza Lanza; Laura Daniela Alzaté González; [2019]
    Keywords : Water crisis; social movements; peace and development; South Africa; Cape Town.;

    Abstract : In 2017 and 2018, the city of Cape Town, in South Africa, suffered one of the most severewater crises ever seen, becoming the first big city to face a realistic scenario of a "DayZero", the day in which the dams reach a water storage level unable to provide waterservices to other than critical services. In the wake of this emergency, severalorganisations and movements started to organise themselves to mitigate the effects ofthe drought and find a solution. READ MORE

  4. 4. Motivational Factors That Drive Russian Women Towards Entrepreneurship

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Iana Sibiriakova; Nikita Lutokhin; [2019]
    Keywords : Female entrepreneurship; Women entrepreneurship; Motivation; Gender; Self-employment; Drivers; Female entrepreneurship in Russia; Women entrepreneurship in Russia;

    Abstract : Purpose – The purpose of this master thesis is to offer a number of illustrations of Russian female entrepreneurs in order to identify potential motivational factors that make Russian women launch their own business start-ups. Design/methodology/approach – The qualitative research method is applied within the master thesis based on information received from secondary (case studies) and primary (semi-structured interviews) data collection methods. READ MORE

  5. 5. Factors Influencing the Purchase Willingness towards Electric Vehicles in China

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

    Author : Wang Jian; Zhou Wei; [2019]
    Keywords : Electric Vehicles; Willingness to purchase; SPSS; Rational choice theory; China;

    Abstract : Abstract: As China is facing environmental problems, they are producing positive policies in order to stimulate the sales of electric vehicles. In addition, China is one of the largest electric vehicle markets in the world and the electric vehicles market has a promising growth potential. READ MORE