Essays about: "social cohesion"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 143 essays containing the words social cohesion.

  1. 1. Local and remote team cohesion effect on performance in the software industry

    University essay from

    Author : Alexandre Martins; Karl-Johan Grahn; [2021]
    Keywords : software development; team cohesion; team performance; LSM; DEA; remote; local;

    Abstract : Background:The COVID-19 pandemic forced many companies to transition to remote work, whichhas created a social distance among team members that may affect team performance. Altough previousstudies have examined the relationship of team cohesion and team performance, few have looked into thequestion whether remote work affects team performance. READ MORE

  2. 2. “NONVIOLENCE IS FINE AS LONG AS IT WORKS” : A study of the relationship between civil society and processes of radicalization

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för freds- och konfliktforskning

    Author : André Liivakant; [2021]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The radicalization literature within the field of social movement research which studies the phenomenon of primarily nonviolent protests becoming primarily violent has mapped a variety of mechanisms that drive or underlie the radicalization of nonviolent resistance. To date, little attention has however been directed at the potential role of civil society influencing the trajectories of protests. READ MORE

  3. 3. Aesthetic appreciation of landscapes contributing for national identity : case of Ethiopian landscapes

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Kidus Kibebew; [2021]
    Keywords : cultural perspective; multi-culture; social cohesion; aesthetics; cultural landscapes; national identity; Ethiopian landscape;

    Abstract : Landscape conceptions impact national identity. Identity addresses the matters in the features of the physical world but also the relationships, memories, and symbolic meanings linked to the physical landscape. Since a landscape's context is made up of a complex web of past interactions and future aspirations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Food for transformation – food for thought : The development of transformative capacity of niche initiatives in the Greater Cape Town area and the Stockholm city-region

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Stockholm Resilience Centre

    Author : Märta Jacobson; [2021]
    Keywords : food systems; transformation; transformative capacity; scaling; seeds;

    Abstract : As the global food system causes environmental degradation and contributes to detrimental health effects, a transformation is vital for a sustainable and fair future for all. Research on food system transformation and the role of food initiatives have increased. READ MORE

  5. 5. Planning Paradigms for Social Cities : A Multidimensional Case Study of Uppsala and Minneapolis

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Felicia Johnson; [2021]
    Keywords : Uppsala; Minneapolis; Intersectionality; Social Cohesion; Metamodernism;

    Abstract : The focus of this research aims to target feelings, tendencies, and perceptions of community belonging in order to highlight current challenges in negotiating urban social relationships. The mixed-methods empirical study deployed attempted to identify the multiple and intersecting perspectives contributing to the conceived representations of community in each city. READ MORE