Essays about: "values, beliefs and practices"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words values, beliefs and practices.

  1. 1. Culture, Communication, and Collaboration in Established MNEs : A Qualitative Analysis of the Influence of Culture

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Jean-Philippe Zirignon; Sanna Lindberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Culture; Communication; Collaboration; Multinational Enterprise; Organizational Culture; Subsidiaries;

    Abstract : Culture is a social phenomenon that affects the daily lives of individuals. How we view the world is often reflected by our national culture forming our values, beliefs, and assumptions about what reality looks like. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Influence of Religion on Economic Attitudes Over Time

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Handelshögskolan

    Author : Vamuyan A. Sesay; [2017]
    Keywords : Religion; Belief; Service Attendance; Religiosity; Economic Attitude; Economic Outcome; Cultural Change;

    Abstract : This study examines the influence of religion on economic attitudes over time. To do this, it focuses on how the impact changes without camouflaging the effect of religious beliefs and practices. It partially adopts the approach by Guiso et al. READ MORE

  3. 3. Controlling the journey from amateur to pro - Institutional work in sport organizations

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för redovisning och finansiering

    Author : Rikard Edvardsson; Michael Kestad; [2017]
    Keywords : Management Control; Sports; Professionalization; Institutional Work; Isomorphism;

    Abstract : In light of the professionalization of elite sports, the field has become divided into two parts, the amateur and the professional level, with differing conditions and logics that affect the design and use of management control systems (MCS). Taking a holistic view on how MCS develop in sport organizations that move from amateur to professional, we add to previous research on management control and sports that mainly has explored narrow topics of control. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Effects of Female Genital Mutilation in Cameroon : Case Study: Ejagham Community of Eyumojock sub-division

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Priscilia Bayen Bessem; [2016]
    Keywords : Female Genital Mutilation; Human Rights; Women; Girls; Violation; CEDAW; WHO; UNICEF; Effects; Harmful; Cameroon; Community;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Female genital mutilation and circumcision (FGM/C) is an expression that describes social and traditional actions performed for the removal of the clitoris and inner lips; labia minora as well as part of the outer lips; labia majora. The research has addressed the effects of this action on women in Ejagham community of the Southwest region of Cameroon. READ MORE

  5. 5. A search for the sacred - contemporary shamanism in the north of Norway and Sweden

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Teologiska institutionen

    Author : Frederika Wennermo; [2016]
    Keywords : contemporary shamanism; ethnographic research; meaning analysis; psychology of religion; social engagements; spiritual transformation;

    Abstract : The research I present within this thesis is a meaning analysis of contemporary shamanism for practitioners in the north of Norway and Sweden. I have used ethnographic research methods of observation, participation, conversations, interviews, context research and analysis of written texts. READ MORE