Essays about: "Adolescents"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 297 essays containing the word Adolescents.

  1. 1. Association between cognitive measures, global brain surface area, genetics, and screen-time in young adolescents : Estimation of causal inference with machine learning

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Evgenija Kravchenko; [2021]
    Keywords : Causal modelling; DirectLiNGAM; PGS; intelligence; screen time; cognitive development; Kausal modellering; DirectLiNGAM; PGS; intelligens; skärmtid; kognitiv utveckling;

    Abstract : Screen media activity such as watching TV and videos, playing video games, and using social media has become a popular leisure activity for children and adolescents. The effect of screen time has been a highly debated topic; however, there is still very little known about it. READ MORE

  2. 2. Analysis of a Filifactor Alocis genotype and its effect on pathological progress in periodontitis

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Tandläkarutbildning; Umeå universitet/Tandläkarutbildning

    Author : Jessica Radu; Kati Heinämäki; [2021]
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    Abstract : Background: Filifactor alocis is a gram positive, obligate anaerobic rod bacterium that has shown correlation to pathogenic events that may be linked to periodontitis. Previous studies have proved the presence of so-called “rtx” toxins in F. alocis that are similar to the leukotoxin of A. actinomycetemcomitans. READ MORE

  3. 3. Social media in the Swedish EFL classroom : An empirical study on Swedish English teachers’ attitudes and practices regarding social media

    University essay from Högskolan Dalarna/Engelska

    Author : Sarah Isaksson; [2020]
    Keywords : EFL; social media; Sweden; English teachers; upper secondary education; language learning; digital tools;

    Abstract : Social media is a large part of Swedish adolescents’ lives. As such, social media is also prevalent in Swedish upper secondary schools. Some international research has shown positive outcomes from the use of social media as a learning tool in the English as a Foreign Language (EFL) classroom, such as higher student motivation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Exploring context in parent-adolescent conflict – A comparison between Canada and Sweden

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för juridik, psykologi och socialt arbete

    Author : Axel Hammarén; [2020]
    Keywords : parent-adolescent conflict; discussion; resolution; förälder ungdom; konflikt; diskussion; upplösning;

    Abstract : The research question was whether there are differences in parentadolescentconflict across the domains of governance transfer betweenCanada and Sweden. Participants were students in classes 7 – 9, aged 13 –16 years old. Results show that the amount of conflict differed acrosscultures, across domains, and across genders. READ MORE

  5. 5. Lek med cykeltema : designriktlinjer för trafiklekplatser

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Elis Annersten; [2020]
    Keywords : trafiklekplats; lekplatskvalitet; designriktlinjer; cykling; barn; unga;

    Abstract : En ökad cykling är positivt för miljön och folkhälsan samt för att skapa mer attraktiva och trafiksäkra städer. För barn och unga är cykling en viktig källa till fysisk aktivitet men också för ökad rörelsefrihet. Barn och ungas cykling har dock minskat de senaste decennierna. READ MORE