Essays about: "social practice theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 625 essays containing the words social practice theory.

  1. 1. Secondary level EFL teachers’ perceptions, practices, and challenges of implementing CAS in public schools in Nepal. A Narrative Inquiry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Dil Kumar Sijali Magar; [2023-09-11]
    Keywords : Continuous Assessment System; CAS; perceptions; experiences; practices; challenges; implementation;

    Abstract : Aim: The objective of my study was to explore the EFL teachers’ perceptions and experiences of using CAS in Nepalese public schools. It was further aimed to explore their current practice of CAS and the potential challenges they have faced in implementing CAS in language teaching. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of cross-border mergers & acquisitions as a driver of better corporate sustainability practices - A study on the post-acquisition context of selected target firms from Sri Lanka and Sweden

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Buddhini Erosha Jayasinghe; Farjana Rifat; [2023-07-19]
    Keywords : Mergers and acquisitions M A ; cross-border; sustainability; corporate sustainability practices; Corporate Social Responsibility CSR ; Environmental-Social-Governance ESG framework; target firm; stakeholder theory; resource-based view; acquirer; Sri Lanka; Sweden;

    Abstract : Companies typically strive to expand their realms. To do so, they rely on a series of organic and non-organic growth options, the latter including Mergers and Acquisitions (M&As). M&As continue to grow in number and frequency across national and regional borders in search of strategic complementarity. READ MORE

  3. 3. What if…? – How AI Chatbots Could Reconfigure Grocery Shopping In-store

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Hans Krugenberg; Kevin Ruf; [2023-07-03]
    Keywords : Digitalisation; Artificial Intelligence; Chatbots; Practice Theory; Retailing; Focus Groups;

    Abstract : In the light of the rapid development of AI technology, this paper aims to explore how the integration of the novel application of an AI chatbot would reconfigure the practice of grocery shopping in brickand- mortar stores contributing to the trend of self-service. Based on a hypothetical scenario discussed in focus groups and drawing on practice theory, the study points out that, by adding this new element, the links between the elements of the practice would change, inducing a change in meaning from purely functional to more inspirational. READ MORE

  4. 4. Football Clubs’ Supporters and Human Rights - A Social Identity and Consumer Culture Perspective

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Henrik Ericsson; Eric Nilsson; [2023-07-03]
    Keywords : Supportership; Human Rights; Social Identity Theory; Consumer Culture Theory; qualitative methodology;

    Abstract : Following football and attending games is a popular practice in the world and in Sweden. Accordingly, a lot of people establish an identity with their supportership to a club which indicates the importance of football clubs in these people's lives. READ MORE

  5. 5. What new practices emerged following VAR in football among spectators, and how do these practices relate to potential value co-creation and co-destruction?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Salih Tilki; Kanti Das Mrinmoya; [2023-07-03]
    Keywords : video assistant referee; practice theory; consumption practices; emotional practices; value co-creation; value co-destruction; interactive value formation;

    Abstract : Technological tools are widely used in all industries. In football, Video Assistant Referee (VAR) has been implemented and is becoming more common in nearly all domestic leagues and international organizations. Previous research has shown how VAR affected the game objectively, as well as people's perspectives toward this new technology. READ MORE