Essays about: "structuration theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words structuration theory.

  1. 1. What about perennial grains? : structures towards a sustainable grain production in Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Karin Andrén; Ebba Kuylenstierna; [2021]
    Keywords : sustainability; sustainability transitions; sustainable agriculture; perennial grains; grain production; attitude; structures; structuration theory;

    Abstract : This thesis aims to create an understanding of how structures affect grain producers’ work with sustainability, and to investigate if perennial grains can be part of the future grain production in Sweden. The agricultural sector is facing a dilemma, both to ensure that ecosystem services are kept intact but also to keep up the global food supply for the growing population. READ MORE

  2. 2. The business of business is the common good : not-for-profit business and the transition to a sustainable society

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Emma Bergeling; [2021]
    Keywords : not-for-profit business; post-growth economy; sustainable business; sustainability; social enterprises;

    Abstract : New economic theories that seek compatibility with human needs and our planet’s finite resources are emerging within different academic disciplines. For one, there is a growing body of literature considering alternatives to economic growth as potential solutions to the ongoing sustainability crises. READ MORE

  3. 3. Livsmedelsproduktion, ett framtidsämne? : grundskolelärares syn på lärandet om livsmedelsproduktion

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

    Author : Lovisa Filipsson; [2020]
    Keywords : livsmedelsproduktion; lärande; grundskola; studiebesök; läroplan;

    Abstract : Historiskt sett har livsmedelsproduktionen varit en del av gemenemans vardag. Dagens långa avstånd till livsmedelsproduktionen är både fysiskt och mentalt stort, vilket har visats sig ha en negativ inverkan på kunskapen om livsmedelsproduktion (Lundström, 2010). READ MORE

  4. 4. The Principles of a Stable Community : 90 Years of Structured Integration in a Culturally Diverse New Town in Sardinia

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för kulturantropologi och etnologi

    Author : Alexander James Maxia; [2020]
    Keywords : new town; community spirit; design; town planning; community; structuration theory; productivity; Arborea; Sardinia; Italy;

    Abstract : An atom, a cell and a solar system have very little in common. My science teachers from high school will confirm that I am very far from being an expert on the matter but nontheless, I have studied these three systems in separate classes: chemistry, biology and astronomy. READ MORE

  5. 5. Public school catering's role in the transition towards a sustainable food system : opportunities of serving more legumes and less meat

    University essay from SLU/Department of People and Society

    Author : Linnea Stolt; [2020]
    Keywords : agroecology; public catering; school meals; dietary choice; legumes; public procurement; education;

    Abstract : Public catering can have a considerable environmental and educational impact. A scenario of more legume and less meat consumption in Sweden was in the present study used as a tool to explore the possibilities of Swedish public school meals to become more sustainable. READ MORE