Search for dissertations about: "self-expressive behaviours"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words self-expressive behaviours.

  1. 1. “Sweat is weakness leaving the body” : A study on the self-presentational practices of sporty top managers in Sweden

    Author : Janet Johansson; Torkild Thanem; Karin Berglund; Jenny Helin; Stockholms universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; sport; athleticism; self-expressive behaviours; self-presentation; Business Administration; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Embracing the symbolic interactionist view of the notion of self, applying dramaturgical theories of self-presentation, this study unpacks the linkage between leaders’ lifestyle behaviours (in athletic endeavours) and the formation of their sense of self as occupants of the leadership role from a self-expressive perspective.  I conducted a study of a group of sporty top managers in Sweden. READ MORE