Essays about: "symbolic interaction"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 54 essays containing the words symbolic interaction.

  1. 1. Professional Isolation and Connectedness in Computer Supported Cooperative Work Systems : A Focused Ethnographic Study of Knowledge Workers Working from Home

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Alice Mohlin; [2021]
    Keywords : Communication Support; Connectedness; Computer-Supported Cooperative Work CSCW ; Information and Communication Technology ICT ; Professional Isolation; Social Interaction; Symbolic Interactionism; Working from Home;

    Abstract : Both companies and individuals have observed positive effects after implementing working from home (WFH) practices as digital technology expands collaborative possibilities. As a result, the hybrid workplace has emerged as a sustainable possibility for future workplace solutions. READ MORE

  2. 2. How did the simple leather wallet end up as an activist tool for change? A qualitative study of young Swedish consumers boycott and buycott behavior of food and drink brands

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny Sandström; Veronica Ågren; [2021]
    Keywords : Boycott; buycott; food and drink brands; FMCG industry; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Thesis purpose: This thesis aims to discover young Swedish consumers' boycott and buycott behavior of food and drink brands by understanding their decisions and participation in these practices. Methodology: This study is built upon a qualitative research design and adopts an abductive approach. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adding meaning to medicine : taking subjective perspectives of medical doctors on medicine

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

    Author : Mirza Muhammad Fahad Baig; [2021]
    Keywords : evidence-based; alternative medicine; symbolic interaction; digital healthcare technologies; health communication; stakeholders in healthcare;

    Abstract : This study explores perspectives on alternative medicine and digital healthcare technologies among medical doctors in Taiwan, Sweden, and Cuba. The research methodology utilizes semi-structured interviews. Symbolic interactionism is employed to frame and compare the behaviour of medical doctors in cross-cultural settings. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Green In-between: A Cultural Analytical Study of Small-Scale Urban Greenery

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Svea Anstis; [2021]
    Keywords : cities; urban; natural features; greenery; small-scale; densification; ethnographic städer; naturliga egenskaper; grönska; småskalighet; förtätning; etnografi; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Interaction with nature, especially in cities, is important for both physical and mental wellbeing and comes with many benefits. Unfortunately, as cities continue to grow and densify access to nature in urban environments is becoming increasingly difficult to find. READ MORE

  5. 5. Performance of the Defendant Role

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

    Author : Nilsson Emil; [2021]
    Keywords : Court; trial; emotion; impression management; interaction; culture; Social Sciences; Cultural Sciences;

    Abstract : Given the fact that experimental studies have found an influence on legal decision making by the court’s impression of the defendant, while at the same time the defendant has been foreseen in research on courtroom interaction and emotion, it is highly significant to study the way the defendant interact during criminal trials. This thesis is based on an ethnographic-inspired study conducted in Swedish lower court during the spring of 2021. READ MORE