Essays about: "thesis power motivation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 57 essays containing the words thesis power motivation.

  1. 1. Online Learning for Students with Limited ICT Access and Skills

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Innovationsteknik

    Author : Sofia Johansson; Isabella Bergvik; [2020]
    Keywords : Online Learning; Tanzania; Information and Communications Technology; Digital Development; Skills Gap; Social Sciences; Technology and Engineering; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Education is by the UN stated to be the foundation to creating sustainable development. Lately, there has been a tremendous increase in the use of information and communications technology (ICT) for educational purposes worldwide, but as many countries lag behind both in terms of uptake and usage of ICT, this limits their populations’ chances to participate. READ MORE

  2. 2. Boycotting in the age of social media: the case of #NoJapan movement in South Korea

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Medier och kommunikation

    Author : Jihyun Lee; [2020]
    Keywords : social media; consumer boycott; online boycott; motivation; social media content; motivation factors;

    Abstract : The advent of the digital era has brought transformation to various practices including consumer boycotts. Social media has enhanced consumer power and most boycott actions have an online presence so that their influence is no longer limited to specific geographical areas. READ MORE

  3. 3. Managing without managers: An interpretative case study of distributed leadership and employee motivation within a management consultancy firm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Line Dedering; Kajsa Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Distributed leadership; employee motivation; non-managerial structure; power dynamics; autonomy; responsibility; motivation triangle; interactive motivation; knowledge intensive organization; KIF; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : The purpose of this thesis was to explore how distributed leadership is practiced and perceived by the knowledge workers in a management consultancy firm. Furthermore, we investigated the possible connection between the distributed leadership approach and employee motivation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Innovative niches for sustainability transitions : how social agriculture and food start-ups can transform the food system — a case-based research study from Germany

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Lena Germscheid; [2020]
    Keywords : sustainability science; multi-level perspective; strategic niche management; power in transition; food production; empowerment; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : To stay within our planet’s limits and reach the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals, there is an urgent need to rethink our current and dominant systems. This thesis focuses on the food system, in particular, and explores how an overarching turnaround in the way we produce and consume food has the potential to trigger and steer a greater transition towards sustainability. READ MORE

  5. 5. Whose Right to Urban Nature? A case study of Old Tidemill Wildlife Garden in Deptford, south-east London

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Kulturgeografiska institutionen

    Author : Alexander Deisinger-Murray; [2019]
    Keywords : Urban nature; urban political ecology; critical urban theory; community activism; public green space; working-class politics;

    Abstract : This exploratory research project explores the production and use, and subsequent closure and eviction of the community-designed and managed Old Tidemill Wildlife Garden in Deptford – a predominantly working-class area in south-east London. This community garden played a key role in the lives of many local residents and its closure and subsequent demolition to make way for a large housing project drew a significant backlash from local residents which included protests, law-suits, and the occupation of the garden itself. READ MORE