Essays about: "Psychology"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 679 essays containing the word Psychology.

  1. 1. Manager Motivation and Organizational Change A case study of how manager motivation is fostered in a company and impacted by an organizational change effort

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emma Walldén; Fredrik Horn; [2021-02-24]
    Keywords : Motivation; Manager Motivation; Organizational Change Process; Self- Determination Theory; Expectancy Theory; Motivational Psychology.;

    Abstract : Organizations are a fundamental part of today's society, playing an important part in people'severyday lives as well as in economic development. The key to running a successfulorganization in today’s complex business environment is to constantly develop andcontinuously motivate one’s workforce. READ MORE

  2. 2. Snack intake control

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Industridesign

    Author : Wanhang Zhao; [2021]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering; Arts and Architecture;

    Abstract : his study examines why it is so easy to over snack and how to use design to better control snack intake. The latest findings have shown the increase of snack consumption and the difficulties of controlling snack intake. READ MORE

  3. 3. Becoming a Woman Through Tomboyism : A Qualitative Study of the Female Gender Identity of the Tomboy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Sociologiska institutionen

    Author : Anna Alvemark; [2021]
    Keywords : tomboy; gender identity; social psychology;

    Abstract : This thesis concerns the female gender identity generally known as the tomboy – a non-marginal gender identity. As a result of the non-marginality and complexity of this gender identity research on the subject is sparse. Moreover, previous research has not shown a limitation of tomboyism to homosexuality. READ MORE

  4. 4. Everything is Relative: Underlying Mechanisms Affecting Investor Reactions to Contrast Effects in the US Financial Market

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för finansiell ekonomi

    Author : Wilma Östman; Emma Lexhed; [2021]
    Keywords : Contrast Effect; Earning Announcement; Earning Surprise; The Relative Level of Market Strength; Loss Aversion;

    Abstract : Contrast effects influence our perception of information because it biases us to perceive matters relative to each other and not by their absolute values. This paper explores contrast effects in a financial setting. Contrasts are measured by comparing earning news of firms with announcement dates following each other. READ MORE

  5. 5. Psykiatrins park : en hälsofrämjande gestaltning som grundar sig i evidensbaserad design

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

    Author : Stina K. Jernbäcker; [2021]
    Keywords : Evidensbaserad design; miljöpsykologi; restorativa miljöer; vårdmiljö; rehabiliteringsträdgård; forskning genom design; hälsofrämjande natur; trädgårdsterapi;

    Abstract : I slutet av förra århundradet gjordes stora framsteg inom miljöpsykologin där forskningen visade att kontakten med natur har en rehabiliterande och hälsofrämjande roll i vårdsammanhang. I början av det här århundradet har det uppstått ett nytt forskningsområde, evidensbaserad design, EBD. READ MORE