Essays about: "basic psychological needs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 25 essays containing the words basic psychological needs.

  1. 1. Why do Women's Hockey Players Choose to Dropout from Ice Hockey? A Thematic Analysis

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Albin Werner; [2021]
    Keywords : Interpersonal Constraints; Intrapersonal Constraints; Leisure Constraints Theory; Self-Determination Theory; Structural Constraints; Thematic Map; Interpersonliga begränsningar; Intrapersonliga begränsningar; Fritidsbegränsningsteori; Självbestämningsteorin; Strukturella Begränsningar; Tematisk Karta;

    Abstract : The purpose of the study was to thematically map and describe what motives and factors previous ice hockey women experienced as contributing to their dropout from ice hockey. The study involved 15 interviewees; women aged 17–42 (M = 23.3 SD = 6,8) where all participants previously played ice hockey but have now chosen to quit. READ MORE

  2. 2. Volunteering at an eco-community : The impact on the three basic psychological needs - a case study of Hästekasen Farm

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och industriell teknik

    Author : Parissa Amirian; [2021]
    Keywords : volunteer; farm; eco-community; psychological needs; motivation; degrowth;

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  3. 3. Supporting Intrinsic Motivation in a VR Reaction Training Application

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Gabrielle Carlsson; Anne Line Gjersem; [2021]
    Keywords : Self determination theory; Virtual reality; reaction training; autonomy support; competence support; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Studies have validated that supporting basic psychological needs of the self-determination theory (SDT) in video games can affect intrinsic motivation. But it is difficult to find evidence that the same applies to virtual reality (VR) applications, especially by isolating groups of game features that support each of the basic psychological needs. READ MORE

  4. 4. A lamp that grows with you

    University essay from KTH/Ljusdesign

    Author : Irina Bartesaghi; [2021]
    Keywords : Layers of value; bonding to an object; relationship; domestic environment; characteristics of lamp; table lamp; functionalism; life cycle.;

    Abstract : The main focus of this work is the relationship between person and object. My initial hypothesis was that people are “creators of meaning”. It is one of our basic cognitive functions. We all need an understandable motivation to comprehend, consider and experience the everyday-life environment around us. READ MORE

  5. 5. Anxiety as a mediating factor of perfectionism and needs thwarting in relation to exercise dependence in team sports

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd; Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för hälsa och välfärd

    Author : Jenny Bengtsson; Ulrika Skräddar; [2020]
    Keywords : anxiety; basic psychological needs; exercise dependence; mediation; needs thwarting; perfectionism; self-determination theory; socially prescribed perfectionism; behovsfrustration; grundläggande psykologiska behov; mediering; perfektionism; självbestämmandeteorin; socialt orienterad perfektionism; träningsberoende; ångest;

    Abstract : The main aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between exercise dependence, basic psychological needs, perfectionism and anxiety. Specifically, the purpose was to examine if the relationship between psychological needs thwarting and exercise dependence as well as socially prescribed perfectionism and exercise dependence was mediated by anxiety. READ MORE