Essays about: "subcultures"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 33 essays containing the word subcultures.

  1. 1. Pushing Authenticity. Challenging Narratives and Performances on Women’s Subcultural Participation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Filippa Nilsson; [2021]
    Keywords : cultural sociology; subcultural theory; gender; ethnography; rave; skateboarding; authenticity; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis examines women’s subcultural participation based on ethnographic fieldwork and 73 interviews with women within the skateboarding and rave cultures. The study explores and develops how we view female participation. READ MORE

  2. 2. BPM: Cultural Alignment of Organizational Units : A Case Study of a German Shipyard

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Ralph Janis Jonathan Marcus; [2021]
    Keywords : Business Process Management; Culture; Subculture; Values; Alignment; Case Study; Shipyard;

    Abstract : Purpose – This research aims to explore subcultures within a target organization that have been formed in different organizational units and investigate their interactions with a central business process. This will be done by analyzing how the subcultures of a German shipyard align with values that are supportive of a business process management (BPM) approach and how they might support or hinder those values. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultural Influence? : A study of organizational cultures and their possible influences on employees CSR commitment

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Henrik Ylipukki; [2021]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility; Micro-level CSR; Organizational culture; Subculture; Social identity theory;

    Abstract : In recent years, there has been a growing need and popularity for sustainable development as well as research within the field. One of the research fields within sustainability is corporate social responsibility (CSR), i.e., how organizations act and commit to sustainable endeavours that benefit the immediate environment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intrapreneurs as insider threats : A Rogerian literature review

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Gustav Gatu; [2021]
    Keywords : Intrapreneurship; insider threats; employee deviance; intelligence services; innovation; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : This thesis explores how intrapreneurs can be recognized as insider threats. Nine different perspectives are presented, including deviant intrapreneurs, threatened and threatening resources, and subcultures on the tactical/operative level. Intrapreneurs are employees who use their entrepreneurial spirit for the benefit of their organizations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Global Dichotomies on a Local Scale: A Grounded Theory Approach to Turkish Hip-Hop Culture

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Sociologi; Lunds universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Mert Gürbüz; [2021]
    Keywords : grounded theory; hip-hop music; subcultures; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : The concepts of ‘Old School’ and ‘New School’, peculiar to hip-hop's lexicon, have long been framed by theories of subculture heavily drawing on a binary scale of authenticity and inauthenticity. This dichotomy is widely used to characterize a discursive conflict between the authentic aspects of hip-hop music and its excessively commercialized versions undermining hip-hop’s counter-hegemonic potential. READ MORE