Essays about: "thesis motivation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 543 essays containing the words thesis motivation.

  1. 1. Compassion with(out) borders : A case study of compassion satisfaction and compassion fatigue in humanitarian action

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Julia Kusoffsky; [2018]
    Keywords : compassion; humanitarian action; proximity; identification; burnout; secondary traumatic stress;

    Abstract : In a world where insecurities, violence and disasters seem to be increasing on a daily basis, compassion, a moral sentiment of co-suffering and motivation to alleviate it, plays an important role, especially in humanitarian action. However, compassion is not a constant feeling, and our emotions and compassion towards tragedies do not always resonate with egalitarian principles. READ MORE

  2. 2. Curiosity and motivation toward visual information

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Erik Lundgren; [2018]
    Keywords : curiosity; exploratory behavior; interest; motivation; reward; visual search; nyfikenhet; utforskande beteende; intresse; motivation; belöning; visuell sökning;

    Abstract : Curiosity is thought to be an intrinsically motivated driving force for seeking information. Thus, the opportunity for an information gain (IG) should instil curiosity in humans and result in information gathering actions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Nudge Management; a way to Motivate Healthier Behavior

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik; Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för ekonomi, samhälle och teknik

    Author : Sirwan Zarifnejad; Petra Johansson; [2018]
    Keywords : Wellness incentives; Behavioral economics; Nudge theory; Nudge management; Motivation; Transtheoretical model of health behavior change.;

    Abstract : Today, organizations are facing rising costs caused by increased employee sick - leave. A way to motivate employees to choose a healthier lifestyle is for the employer to offer wellness incentives. However, not too many employees are taking advantage of the incentives. READ MORE

  4. 4. Gamification across borders: The impact of culture

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Allan Guhl; [2017-09-05]
    Keywords : gamification; gamification design; international business; culture; national culture; organizational culture;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  5. 5. WHOSE PEACE? ”A content of ideas analysis of the underlying norms of democratic involvement in peacemaking – as improvers of circumstances for legitimate peace processes, or as complicating idealist norms.”

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Ludwig Prytz; [2017-08-18]
    Keywords : Peacemaking; democracy; legitimate statehood; inclusion; exclusion; Colombia; Northern Ireland; content idea-analysis; negotiation;

    Abstract : In peacemaking, methods of inclusion are extensively pushed for with the main motivationthat it gives the peace process a greater legitimacy. But exclusion is also deemed necessary as it is required to reach an agreement without getting it spoiled by extremists. READ MORE