Essays about: "Behavioural tendencies"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 essays containing the words Behavioural tendencies.

  1. 1. GA and RP accents in a verbal guise test: A questionnaire-based study of Swedish upper secondary school students’ language attitudes

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Engelska institutionen

    Author : Josefine Wistrand; [2021]
    Keywords : Verbal guise; Language attitude; Behavioural tendencies; Accent; RP; GA;

    Abstract : The aim of this study is to use a verbal guise test to investigate Swedish upper secondary school students’ language attitudes toward GA and RP. While research has been conducted on this topic before, few studies have incorporated all three cognitive, affective and conative components of the mentalist approach to language attitude, and even fewer with younger student participants, which are two components the present study included. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Experimental Study on the Behavioural Tendencies of Objects Classified As Hot and Cold by a Java Virtual Machine Garbage Collector

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Hanna Nyblom; [2020]
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    Abstract : A constitutive hypothesis of the Java Virtual Machine garbage collector ”ThinGC”, presented by Mingkun Yang et al. [1], an extension of Oracle’s ”ZGC”, is that capitalising on possible temporal locality could optimise collection by limiting the total number of objects to manage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Conspicuous Sustainability : Harnessing the potential of the social economy in order to acheive sustainability goals

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Johnny McCreesh; [2019]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; conspicuous consumption; status; experimental economics; behavioural economics; environmental psychology;

    Abstract : Conspicuous consumption is a form of economic behaviour in which social pressure influences consumption decisions. Considering the current understanding of the detrimental ecological impact of excessive consumption practices, this paper overviews the potential to lessen wasteful consumption trends by utilising conspicuous consumption. READ MORE

  4. 4. A competition policy for the digital age : An analysis of the challenges posed by data-driven business models to EU competition law

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Sahlstedt; [2019]
    Keywords : Competition law; data; big data; privacy;

    Abstract : The increasing volume and value of data in online markets along with tendencies of market concentration makes it an interesting research topic in the field of competition law. The purpose of this thesis is to evaluate how EU competition law could adapt to the challenges brought on by big data, particularly in relation to Art. 102 TFEU and the EUMR. READ MORE

  5. 5. Changes in facial expressions during short term emotional stress as described by a Facial Action Coding System in horses

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Johan Lundblad; [2018]
    Keywords : stress; pain; facial expression; transport; horse;

    Abstract : Animals subjected to stress is a well-known issue that has to be taken into account when working in a clinical environment. A stress response is closely related to several physiological and behavioural effects that could potentially mask symptoms of pain. So far, research has focused on evaluating stress using ethograms or physiological indicators. READ MORE