Essays about: "self concept"

Showing result 16 - 20 of 425 essays containing the words self concept.

  1. 16. The counter stereotypical gender dilemma : A qualitative study about women and their experience of the counter stereotypical gender dilemma when deciding salary claims in salary negotiations

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Viktoria Vershovsky; [2019]
    Keywords : Salary negotiations; role-theory; role-conflict; gender-roles; gender-stereotypes;

    Abstract : This study focuses on the mechanisms of women behaviour in salary negotiation, inparticular the counter-stereotypical gender dilemma, a concept this study develops. The dilemma is based on a conflict between the woman role (with characteristics such assubmissiveness, friendliness and communality) and the negotiator role (with conflicting male characteristics such as being strong, being dominant, being assertive and being rational) and is defined as the dilemma of whether to act in accordance to the gender stereotypical role or counter the stereotypical gender role in salary negotiations. READ MORE

  2. 17. A New Insight into Data Requirements Between Discrete Event Simulation and Industry 4.0 : A simulation-based case study in the automotive industry supporting operational decisions

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för innovation, design och teknik

    Author : Afroz Mirzaie Shra; [2019]
    Keywords : Data Requirements; Discrete Event Simulation; Industry 4.0; Operational Decisions; Production System Development;

    Abstract : Current industrial companies are highly pressured by growing competitiveness and globalization, while striving for increased production effectiveness. Meanwhile, flustered markets and amplified customer demands are causing manufacturers to shift strategy. READ MORE

  3. 18. The promotion of Swedish L2 students’ oral proficiency

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för språk, litteratur och interkultur (from 2013)

    Author : Hugues Samuelfolk; [2019]
    Keywords : Oral proficiency; L2 acquisition and learning; Swedish learners; speaking; interacting; English; Upper secondary school; oral proficiency teaching; Muntligfärdighet; andra språks förvärv och lärande; Svenska elever; tala; interagera; engelska; gymnasieskolan; muntlig färdighets utlärning.;

    Abstract : The purpose of this study has been to examine how Swedish teachers of English encourage the development of students’ oral proficiency in the English language. By interviewing six Swedish teachers of English at upper secondary school, the study addresses which methods are mostly used by the teachers in order to encourage the improvement of students’ oral proficiency. READ MORE

  4. 19. FACTORS THAT INFLUENCE 9th GRADE STUDENTS’ HIGHER EDUCATION ASPIRATIONS IN SWEDEN The role of gender, parental nationality, parental education and academic self-concept

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Elpis Grammatikopoulou; [2018-04-24]
    Keywords : higher education aspirations; gender; parental nationality; parental education; theoretical self-concept; aesthetic self-concept;

    Abstract : Aim: The purpose of this study is to explore the influence of gender, parental nationality,parental education, and academic self-concept on the HE aspirations of 9th grade students inSweden.Theory: The various factors influencing HE aspirations—the extent to which 9th grade studentsregard future HE learning as a reasonable forecast for themselves—are here considered asindicators of social capital, as value that accrues through one’s social ties and achievements. READ MORE

  5. 20. “Our souls are there, we are returning someday” – Young Palestinians in Sweden reflecting on ethnicity as an aspect of identity

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Author : Elvira Korp; [2018]
    Keywords : Palestinians; Sweden; Social Identity Theory; Self categorization theory; Ethnicity; Identity;

    Abstract : This thesis examines how Palestinian ethnicity is negotiated and embodied in different contexts by young people with Palestinian background in Sweden. It is based on semi-structured interviews and uses Social Identity and Self Categorization theory. READ MORE