Essays about: "thesis motivation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 483 essays containing the words thesis motivation.

  1. 1. GG, EZ - Strategic Interaction Within "League of Legends" Ranked Games : A virtual ethnography of temporary teams from the "League of Legends" community

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/JMK

    Author : Ramona Tampa; [2017]
    Keywords : virtual ethnography; gaming; League of Legends; strategy; communication; temporary teams;

    Abstract : Online gaming communities have met a well-deserved rise in academic interest in recent years, yet the focus seems to linger or long-term or permanent communities; virtual temporary teams are a subject which leaves room for rich interpretations still. In this spirit, this thesis addresses the question of how strangers collaborate in solving complex tasks together, by way of analysing temporary teams in the “League of Legends” community. READ MORE

  2. 2. "The price of anything is the life you exchange for it" : a study on voluntary simplicity within the United States

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Tyler Lang; [2017]
    Keywords : alternative lifestyles; modernity; voluntary simplicity; off the grid; motivations; United States; sustainability science; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : American consumption based lifestyles have a grave impact on the environment and personal wellbeing of Americans, creating unhealthy consumption patterns, unforeseen negative effects on individuals, and ultimately unsustainable lifestyles overall. Voluntary simplicity (VS), or individuals who resist consumerist tendencies seeking a higher quality of life through simplicity, is an answer to these concerns by promoting low consumption lifestyles, independence, and resilience among individuals and their lifestyles. READ MORE

  3. 3. If you see me, I will learn : A qualitative study of how to facilitate motivation and collaboration in online learning environments

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för informatik (IK)

    Author : Morgan Rydbrink; [2017]
    Keywords : E-learning; CSCW; CSCWL; motivation; social presence;

    Abstract : E-learning offers many ways to partake in distance studies by overcoming obstacles such as physical localization or breaking existing social bonds. Having a higher education also gives greater opportunities both when it comes to employment as well as self-fulfillment. READ MORE

  4. 4. Prioritizing Tests with Spotify’s Test & Build Data using History-based, Modification-based & Machine Learning Approaches

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Programvara och system

    Author : Petra Öhlin; [2017]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This thesis intends to determine the extent to which machine learning can be used to solve the regression test prioritization (RTP) problem. RTP is used to order tests with respect to probability of failure. READ MORE

  5. 5. How to make guests behave more environmentally friendly in hotel rooms? : The exploration of motivation factors from guests' perspective 

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för organisation och entreprenörskap (OE)

    Author : Lei Yang; [2017]
    Keywords : Hotel guests; environmental behavior; environmental knowledge; environmental attitude; individual responsibility; governmental regulation; marketing strategies; social norms;

    Abstract : Hotel industry, as the largest sub-sector of tourism often generates huge negative environmental impacts, including waste of freshwater, consumption of energy and carbon dioxide emissions. It is clear that the guests’ choices and actions in hotel rooms shape the environmental sustainability of the hotel industry. READ MORE