Essays about: "affective"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 216 essays containing the word affective.

  1. 1. How can place attachment inform the decision to stay? Walking interviews with residents in a struggling Swedish rural municipality

    University essay from Örebro universitet/Institutionen för humaniora, utbildnings- och samhällsvetenskap

    Author : Michaela Bolin; [2019]
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    Abstract : This thesis provides in-depth understanding of five residents´ place-relation to a Swedish rural municipality in decline and how this relation can affect their decision of living in the municipality. The participants relation to place is mainly explored and explained through the concept place attachment and partly sense of place. READ MORE

  2. 2. The difficulty of predicting risky decisions : - An experiment investigating present and future affective states influence on risk-taking

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Lisa Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : risk-taking; affect; CCT; mood-cues; affective evaluation; affect regulation;

    Abstract : Affect and feelings states influences decision-making and risk-taking, however is it not clear yet how. This report presents a between-subject experiment on the two mechanisms, affective evaluation and affect regulation, and on how risk-taking redirects depending on which of the two is active. READ MORE

  3. 3. Cultivating Critique in Folds and Pleats - Posthuman Enactments in the Dress of Rick Owens

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för etnologi

    Author : Wiktor Hansson; [2019]
    Keywords : Posthuman; Fashion; Anthropocene; Intra-Relationality; Rick Owens; Avant-Garde; Deleuze; Queer; MACA; Arts and Architecture; Cultural Sciences; Philosophy and Religion; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Taking as its epistemological starting point the proposed geological era of the Anthropocene, this thesis enquires the affective potential of avant-garde fashion in criticising, improving or transforming the supposed givenness of The Human as a historical concept. In order to do so, it inflects and departs from the tightly held onto-epistemological cannon of fashion studies and anthropology of dress, in which fashion is understood primarily through representation, signification and performance of identity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Is more Fun, Fun? : A study on the Perceptions of a Fun Working Environment in a Swedish Context

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Christina Scheiper; Marcus Andersson; [2019]
    Keywords : Fun Work Environment; Fun Work Events; Management; Motivation;

    Abstract : Creating a fun working environment has garnered a lot of attention in recent years from both researchers and managers. By creating a workplace that is perceived by employees as fun, managers hope to increase the employee’s motivation and in doing so increase the creativity and lower the turnover rate. READ MORE

  5. 5. Socio-Affective Moral Enhancement : A Cognitive Neuroscientific Perspective

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Daniel Sadeghi-Tari; [2019]
    Keywords : moral enhancement; moral neuroenhancement; moral cognitive neuroscience; oxytocin; MDMA; compassion meditation; socio-affective;

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