Essays about: "cognitive science"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 151 essays containing the words cognitive science.

  1. 1. Rollen av det poetiska språket i "Den Nya Vetenskapen" av Giambattista Vico

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för litteratur, idéhistoria och religion

    Author : Maresca Massimo; [2021-07-05]
    Keywords : kropp; retorik; Vico; sensus communis; metafor; repetition;

    Abstract : In the seventeenth century the Italian rhetorician Giambattista Vico imagined the history of human civilization in his major work The New Science. He conceived the progression of humanity from barbarism along the way towards the construction of a self-conscious mind, the highest and final achievement of human development. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Discourse of Violence, Persecution of Sexual Culture and Criminal Convictions of Sadomasochism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Graduate School; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Development Studies; Lunds universitet/Master of Science in Social Studies of Gender

    Author : Suet Fung Tsang; [2021]
    Keywords : politics of sexual consent; sexual culture and norms; sadomasochism; critical discourse analysis; sexual rights and implementation of social justice; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How sexual consent is evidence and operationalised in criminal courts affect not only sexual rights but also the implementation of social justice. While sexual consent is regarded as a protocol of agreement in vernacular practices, the legal definition is seemingly more complicated than a mutual agreement. READ MORE

  3. 3. Increasing Physical Activity with Gamification : Exploring Competitiveness as a Moderator for Leaderboard Effectiveness

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Fanny Danelid; Elin Fältman; [2021]
    Keywords : gamification; leaderboard; physical activity; competitiveness; cognitive science; spelifiering; topplista; fysisk aktivitet; tävlingsinriktning; kognitionsvetenskap;

    Abstract : Gamification is a strategy for changing behavior that can be used for increasing physical activity (PA). In Sweden, 34% of the population are not active enough and since sedentary behavior is associated with many health risks, this needs to be improved. READ MORE

  4. 4. How do we know when a player is fully recovered? : A systematic review about return to play

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Sarah Eriksson; [2021]
    Keywords : Return to play; concussion; ice hockey; impact; cmi;

    Abstract : Athletes participating in ice hockey are at a high risk of experiencing a concussion which can lead to impairments in cognitive functions. Deciding when a player can be returned to playing ice hockey is part of the concussion management called return to play (RTP). This can bebased on subjective or objective measures. READ MORE

  5. 5. RESOLVING USABILITY ISSUES IN WEBGIS : A Cognitive Science Approach

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi; Umeå universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Jesper Mattsson; Rasmus Mazetti; [2021]
    Keywords : webGIS; cognition; design; usability issues; webGIS; kognition; design; användarsvårigheter;

    Abstract : This study focuses on using cognitive principles in design, trying to resolve four problem areas (PA)found in the map layer panel of Umeå municipality’s webGIS. In a first step cognitive findings thatcould serve as principles for implementing design choices were identified. Four low fidelity (lo-fi)prototypes were created. READ MORE