Essays about: "Correlational Research"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 26 essays containing the words Correlational Research.

  1. 1. News Consumption and Germ Aversion is Related to Preventive Behaviors Against COVID-19

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Axel Granberg; [2022]
    Keywords : COVID-19. Behavioral immune system. Theory of constructed emotions. News consumption. Perceived vulnerability to disease. Preventive behaviors. Vaccination;

    Abstract : The behavioral immune system (BIS) automatically activates certain cognitions, emotions and behaviors in the presence of potentially harmful pathogens. In light of the COVID-19 pandemic it is important to study reactions evoked by the BIS, to see if such reactions are related to a decreased or increased risk of the spread of pathogens, as well as if they are related to some external factors. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring the associations of students' intrinsic and extrinsic motivation towards high-stake tests in Physical education. : a correlational study using Self-Determination Theory

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för rörelse, kultur och samhälle

    Author : Leonardo Hansson; Simon Riesler; [2022]
    Keywords : Academic Motivation Scale; Motivation; Self-Determination Theory; High-Stake Tests; Physical Education; Intrinsic Motivation; Extrinsic Motivation;

    Abstract : This study explored the associations of students’ intrinsic and extrinsic motivation towards high-stake tests in Physical education. The study collected data with questionnaires from 81 Swedish compulsory school students. The questionnaires in this study were based on the Academic Motivation Scale. READ MORE

  3. 3. Personalized Marketing - A study examining factors influencing millennials’ intention to act upon personalized advertisements on Facebook

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Lovisa Svensson; Lorenzo Dirksz; [2021]
    Keywords : Personalized Marketing; Personalized Advertisements; Millennials; Facebook; Positive Attitude; Hedonic Motivation; Trust; Past Experience; Advertising Attributes; Intention to Act; Business and Economics;

    Abstract : Purpose: The fundamental aim of this thesis is to investigate how strongly the Personalized Marketing (PM) factors identified in previous literature correlate with millennials’, aged 24 to 40, intention to act upon personalized advertisements on Facebook. Thereafter, the goal was to compare the extent to which the outcomes varied depending on millennials' age group and gender. READ MORE

  4. 4. Long-term phosphorus trends in Swedish rivers and streams : widespread and persistent nutrient decline

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Sara Camiolo; [2021]
    Keywords : eutrophication; rivers; streams; phosphorus;

    Abstract : Phosphorus (P) is often considered the limiting nutrient for freshwater productivity because of its relevant role in regulating algal production and determining community composition. The concern for increasing anthropogenic P inputs registered since the last century has shaped environmental policies around the world to limit the effects of algal bloom (also known as eutrophication) in freshwater ecosystems through the establishment of maximum threshold nutrient concentrations. READ MORE

  5. 5. Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response and State-Trait Anxiety in Adults

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Malin Fagerström; [2021]
    Keywords : ASMR; STAI; self-report; anxiety; ASMR; STAI; själv-rapportering; ångest;

    Abstract : Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response (ASMR) is a rapidly emerging but understudied sensory concept which according to earlier studies can help relieve symptoms of for exampledepression, anxiety, pain and stress while creating feelings of relaxation. The experience begins with a triggering audio or audio-visual stimulus which causes a physical reaction described as a tingling sensation beginning at the back of the head and further towards the periphery of the body. READ MORE