Essays about: "cognition"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 322 essays containing the word cognition.

  1. 1. Personality and Cognitive Aging - A Population-Based Longitudinal Study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Karin Durehed; [2021-06-22]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : We investigated effects of Extraversion, Neuroticism, and the Lie scale, from the Eysenck Personality Inventory (EPI), on level and change in late life cognition. The data (N=554) were drawn from two birth cohorts (1901/02, 1906/07) as part of the Gothenburg H70 study, where cognition was subsequently measured on five tests at ages 70, 75, and 79. READ MORE

  2. 2. Facebook in the News. A mixed-method study of how Swedish public service news represent Facebook

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för journalistik, medier och kommunikation

    Author : Natalija Sako; [2021-04-06]
    Keywords : Critical discourse analysis; Content analysis; Social media; Global media giants; Political economy; Neoliberalism;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to examine how Swedish public service media represents Facebook; a private, transnational company but also a tool for public service media (PSM) to reach its audience. The first research objective was to find out to what extent and in what way Facebook has been present in two of the biggest news programs in PSM, Rapport and Dagens eko, over the last ten years. READ MORE

  3. 3. 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

  4. 4. Dark Patterns in Digital Buy Now Pay Later Services

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Isabella Johannesson; [2021]
    Keywords : Buy Now Pay Later; Dark Patterns; Digital Payments; Digital Invoice Services; Ethics; Pay After Delivery;

    Abstract : Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) is a financial service whereby customers defer payment on a purchase against a short-term debt. While BNPL services have a long history, digital invoice services are now the largest market for BNPL. For the study, two of the largest providers in Sweden, and their checkout interfaces were reviewed for dark patterns. READ MORE

  5. 5. Adoption of Disruptive Technologies : Exploratory research into consumer attitude formation regarding Bitcoin adoption

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF); Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för marknadsföring (MF)

    Author : Jonathan Saénger; Sahlin Marcus; Uhler Chris; [2021]
    Keywords : Attitudes; Bitcoin; Investors; ABC model; Attitude functions; Interviews; Thematic analysis;

    Abstract : Attitudes are based on motivations and are formed in anticipation that the person will handle similar information at a later date. Attitudes are, therefore, necessary collections of pre-determined behavioral intents toward certain information (Solomon et al., 2016). READ MORE