Essays about: "adolescents"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 337 essays containing the word adolescents.

  1. 1. The Non-drinking Adolescents – What Characterizes them based on Psychological Health, Social relations, and Attitudes towards Alcohol?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Sabina Vlasman; [2022-02-22]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : This study investigated if non-drinking adolescents distinguished from drinking adolescents in psychological health, social relations, and attitudes towards alcohol. Also, if these attributes in 9th grade could predict nondrinking two years later. READ MORE

  2. 2. Parental Perceptions, Experiences, and Expectations on the Teaching of Sexuality Education in and Out of Gambian Schools

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Fatou Kah; [2021-08-16]
    Keywords : sexuality; parent-child communication; perceptions; norms; culture; religion;

    Abstract : Aim: This study seeks to contribute to the literature inadequacy in the field of sexuality education in the Gambia by highlighting the controversies surrounding sexuality education for young people by exploring the perceptions, experiences, and expectations of parents on the teaching of sexuality education in and out of Gambian schools. Theory: The theoretical framework that guided the methodology and data analysis of the study was the post-modern feminist theory which utilizes the constructivist perspective and the psychoanalytic approaches to sexuality by also making use of the Freudian frameworks. READ MORE

  3. 3. ADOLESCENTS' ENGAGEMENT IN SPORTS BETTING IN MALAWI

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Cliff Chinyama; [2021-08-16]
    Keywords : sports betting; adolescent; bettor; ethnography; betting kiosk;

    Abstract : Aim: This study investigated the activities in sports betting involving adolescents in Malawi and the meaning that the adolescents attach to betting. Theory: The study adapted two theoretical perspectives to explore the phenomenon. These are social capital and social practice theories. READ MORE

  4. 4. Probability Distortion in the relationship between Depression and Problem Gambling: A Mediation Analysis

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Chi Nguyen; David Johansson; [2021-08-04]
    Keywords : problem gambling; depression; probability distortion; mediation; probability weighting function; prospect theory;

    Abstract : We posit that people with depressive symptoms are prone to problem gambling, and explore whether one possible driver of this is that depression increases misperception of probabilities. To test this hypothesis, we conducted a self-report survey on 230 regular gamblers recruited from Prolific. READ MORE

  5. 5. Artificial Intelligence and Corporate Social Responsibility in the Online Gambling Industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Kristijan Salihovic; [2021-07-08]
    Keywords : Online gambling; Responsible gambling; Gambling addiction; Problem gambling; CSR; AI; Moral profit; Customer-oriented Moral and Systemic Proactivity; COMSP; Gambling-related Harm Reduction and Prevention; G-HARP; Cloud-based Global Gambling Registry; CGGR; International Gambling Standards; IGAS;

    Abstract : Background: Digital technology and the Internet have created the preconditions for the development of online gambling. Gamblers can play or bet online whenever they want and wherever they are. Gambling should be entertaining, allowing players to keep it in balance with other activities in their lives. READ MORE