Sökning: "epistemology"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 193 uppsatser innehållade ordet epistemology.

  1. 1. History Matters : How path dependence in the family business influence succession planning - A case study

    Master-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan; Högskolan i Jönköping/Internationella Handelshögskolan

    Författare :Michel Liegmann; Steven Lau; [2019]
    Nyckelord :case study; family business; path dependence; succession; professionalization;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Family businesses are a complex, overlapping system of business, ownership, and family, which contribute between 70 to 90 percent of the World’s economy. Family businesses do however struggle to survive over generations, to which only 30 percent makes it to the second generation, emphasizing the need for further research within this field, in order to increase the survival rate and positively affect the World’s economy. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Size Matters: A Comparative Study of Supply Chain Integration between SMEs and MNEs

    Master-uppsats, Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS); Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Centre of Logistics and Supply Chain Management (CeLS)

    Författare :Johann Hagedorn; Feras Khousrof; [2019]
    Nyckelord :supply chain management; supply chain integration; supplier integration; small and medium-sized enterprises; multinational enterprises;

    Sammanfattning : Background: Supplier integration is becoming increasingly important due to the increased globalisation in the business world nowadays. Today’s focal firm does not operate independently, but as a part of its supply chain which competes with other supply chains in the market. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Creative Concept or Watered-down Version?

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Författare :Clara Michelsen; Alice Beckman; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Format development; Store format; Concept store; Traditional format; Customer Experience; Store Performance Evaluation; IKEA; Clas Ohlson; Portfolio Management; Sales Cannibalism; Market Penetration; Touchpoints; Revived Image; Business and Economics;

    Sammanfattning : The purpose of this to study is to identify factors that influence how a concept store format contributes to a format portfolio, which will be done by exploring the concept store format from three perspectives; customers, manager, and industry experts. Philosophies of epistemology and ontology were considered, where the social constructionism stance was employed. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Fictional Film and Social Change: A study of two Nigerian narratives

    Magister-uppsats, Malmö universitet/Kultur och samhälle

    Författare :Patricia Whitehorne; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Fiction; Film; Edutainment; Girl-child; Fistula; Development; Health; Nigeria; Marriage;

    Sammanfattning : Nearly 50 years ago a UNESCO paper expounded the value of film as a development tool, alongside other forms of media. Factual films were useful platforms to provide information and instruction particularly in the fields of agriculture and health, and thereby act as a stimulus for practical innovation. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Professional aging? A critical exploration of the doings of age employed by contemporary Swedish professionals

    D-uppsats, Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning; Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för marknadsföring och strategi

    Författare :Elin Hunger; Anni-Maria Loukasmäki; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Age; Chrononormativity; Critical discourse analysis; Gender; Subject position;

    Sammanfattning : This thesis departs from a problematization of how and why certain age categories implicitly are associated with 'trouble' and aims to contribute to the current body of research on ages and aging in professional and working life. This is done through the adoption of a critical epistemology and a moderately constructionist ontology that allow for questioning and unpacking of taken-for-granted assumptions on age. LÄS MER