Essays about: "Motivated beliefs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 17 essays containing the words Motivated beliefs.

  1. 1. Environmental knowledge and motivated beliefs in flight consumption -An economic approach to cognitive dissonance and motivated reasoning

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alexander Eriksson; Peter Stelleck; [2020-07-10]
    Keywords : Economics; Labeled choice experiment; Environmental knowledge; Cognitive dissonance; Motivated beliefs; Stated preferences; Conditional logit; Environment; Transport;

    Abstract : MSc in Economics.... READ MORE

  2. 2. English learning in and ut of school : A qualitative study of upper secondary school teachers' cognition

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Fakulteten för humaniora och samhällsvetenskap (from 2013)

    Author : Adis Tucek; [2020]
    Keywords : Second language acquisition and learning; extramural English; internal and external motivation; teacher cognition.;

    Abstract : The prevalence of the English language in society today has made it possible for people to learn English in different situations and in different ways. Therefore, it was of interest to research upper secondary school teachers’ beliefs and experiences concerning how their students learn English in different situations in school and out of school and concerning their students’ motivation. READ MORE

  3. 3. Teaching comes naturally – or does it? : environmental education in Indian primary schools and the impediments of its application from teachers’ perspectives

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kulturgeografi och ekonomisk geografi; Lunds universitet/LUMID International Master programme in applied International Development and Management

    Author : Barbara Kralovicova; [2020]
    Keywords : environmental education; EE; teachers; barriers; Ham and Sewing; Framework for Classifying Barriers to EE; Q-Method; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Environmental Education [EE] was created in the pursuit of providing specific targets to promote environmental, knowledge, attitudes, skills, participation and creating the societal shift. India was perhaps one of the first nations to have internalized EE in primary school curriculums, however, its application is still far from flawless. READ MORE

  4. 4. To be, or not to be, organic : Motives and barriers for Swedish wine farmers to use organic practices

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Länn; Philip Wikholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Organic farming; Viticulture; Wine; Organic wine; Self-determination theory; Motivation; Swedish wine;

    Abstract : Wine production is one of the farming practices with the highest negative environmental impacts, mainly due to a heavy use of pesticides, why it is important to find more sustainable wine production practices. One such practice is organic farming, but the transition is slow and the number of organic certified vineyards remain low. READ MORE

  5. 5. Tillbaka till konventionell växtodling : en multipel fallstudie av lantbrukares beslut om att frångå ekologisk produktion

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Henrik Nobel; [2019]
    Keywords : ekologisk; konventionell; växtodling; beslut; lantbruk; jordbruk; organic; conventional; agriculture;

    Abstract : Den ekologiska marknaden har ökat kraftigt det senaste decenniet och allt fler konsumenter väljer att köpa ekologiska livsmedel. I takt med ökad efterfrågan har antalet lantbrukare som väljer odla enligt ekologiska principer ökat, där en stärkt ekonomi och högre lönsamhet är drivkrafterna bakom omställningen. READ MORE