Essays about: "Attention Restoration Theory"

Found 3 essays containing the words Attention Restoration Theory.

  1. 1. Green spaces in urban environments as a human restoration resource

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Anna Bärg; [2019]
    Keywords : restorative environments; pocket parks; green environments; urban environments; Attention Restoration Theory; Stress Recovery Theory; Prospect and Refuge; Arousal theory; territoriality; personal space;

    Abstract : Densification in cities around the world is a trend and the amount of people who is suffering from stress is increasing. It is well known that green environments are good for our health and that they can help to reduce stress. READ MORE

  2. 2. Nature Pictures for a Restorative School Environment – Effects of Nature Pictures on Pupils’ Cognitive and Psychological Functions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Pia Kabitzsch; [2019]
    Keywords : nature pictures; school environment; classroom environment; Attention Restoration Theory; restoration; directed attention; psychological well-being; sex differences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Pupils tend to experience ‘attentional fatigue’ after persistently demanding their attentional system during school hours, resulting in decreased psychological well-being and a lack of attention, along with losses of other cognitive functions. Previous research found natural elements in a school environment to restore pupils’ depleted attentional system. READ MORE

  3. 3. Börja lyssna! : ljuds betydelse för utemiljön

    University essay from SLU/Landscape Architecture (until 121231)

    Author : Maria Wejbro; [2010]
    Keywords : ljud; ljudmiljö; påverkan; ljudlandskap; kaplan; tystnad;

    Abstract : Hur vi uppfattar vår omgivning påverkas av alla våra fem sinnen, där denna uppsats tar sin utgångspunkt i hörseln och det vi hör. Utifrån en litteraturstudie och egna reflektioner har ljuds betydelse och hur det påverkar oss i det dagliga livet undersökts. READ MORE