Essays about: "positive and normative"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 43 essays containing the words positive and normative.

  1. 1. Exploring Affective Feedback Design. The Impact of Feedback, Goals and Emotions on Learning with an Experimental eTraining Object

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik, kommunikation och lärande

    Author : Thomas Rider; [2016-08-10]
    Keywords : feedback; achievement emotions; achievement goals; eTraining; experiment; technology enhanced learning;

    Abstract : Purpose: The purpose of this study is to and to give practical recommendations for designof automatic affect based feedback systems in eTraining. It does this byexploring the affective process which underlies the the influence of experiencedfeedback on learning achievement, time and efficiency. READ MORE

  2. 2. Implications of Converging Media and Government : A qualitative study of the relationship between traditional news media and government in Mexico, as perceived by a group of Mexican students

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för medier och journalistik (MJ)

    Author : Lisa Diehl; [2016]
    Keywords : Mexico; democracy; cultural capital; digital divide; attitude; perception; normative theory; political-economic theory; new media; traditional news media; inequalities;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to investigate a group of Mexican university students’ perception ofthe country’s traditional news media and their relationship to the Mexican government with the objective of elaborating on and discussing how the respondents’ perception can be understood in terms of individual and social implications. The research is based on eight empirical interviews with Mexican university students enrolled at private and public universities in Mexico City at the time of the data collection taking place in late spring of 2015. READ MORE

  3. 3. Entrepreneurship, Institutions and Economic Growth : A quantitative study about the moderating effects of institutional dimensions on the relationship of necessity- and opportunity motivated entrepreneurship and economic growth

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi; Högskolan i Jönköping/IHH, Företagsekonomi

    Author : Eva Bozoki; Markus Richter; [2016]
    Keywords : necessity entrepreneurship; opportunity entrepreneurship; institutional theory; trust; power distance index; individualism; economic growth;

    Abstract : In this thesis we statistically measure if normative and cultural-cognitive institutions moderate the relationship of entrepreneurship and economic growth when the entrepreneurial activity is rooted in different motivations. The types of entrepreneurship which we are measuring, in relation to economic growth, are opportunity- and necessity entrepreneurship. READ MORE

  4. 4. The effect of the perfect enemy : Anonymous' representation in the news media

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informatik och media

    Author : Emily van de Bunt; [2016]
    Keywords : Anonymous; media representation; second level agenda setting; normative representation; ISIS;

    Abstract : After the attacks in Paris on November 13th 2015, the movement Anonymous has declared a cyber war to terrorist group ISIS that claimed responsibility for these attacks. According to Klein (2015) Anonymous has earlier been framed by the news media as malicious prankster, because their choice of targets did not align with western standards. READ MORE

  5. 5. Surplus Cities : An Investigation in Density Externalities and a Consequent New Approach to Urbanism

    University essay from KTH/Fastigheter och byggande

    Author : Peter Dabrowski; [2016]
    Keywords : externalities; density; developer; prisoners dilemma; inverse density tax; supply buffer; urbanism;

    Abstract : The founding premise of this paper is simple; that urban density has positive externalities andthat these are unaccounted for in the developers’ density choice. This paper looks at theincentive structure of individual developers though a theoretical perspective and shows thatthe density choice is a suboptimal product of a prisoner’s dilemma game. READ MORE