Essays about: "commitment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 932 essays containing the word commitment.

  1. 1. Hedging in a job interview setting : A corpus study of male and female use of hedges in spoken English

    University essay from Mälardalens högskola/Akademin för utbildning, kultur och kommunikation

    Author : Olof Arnell; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The study aimed to find out to what extent males and females used lexical hedges during job interviews. The different functions of hedges that men and women used were also examined. A taxonomy of hedges as well as a list of specific examples of hedges were derived from Hyland (1994, 1996). READ MORE

  2. 2. Personalised News in the World of Internet : Exploring solutions for a tailored news experience

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för tillämpad fysik och elektronik

    Author : Amine Balta; [2020]
    Keywords : personalisation; customisation; user experience; tailored news; personalised news; customisable news; personalisering; anpassning; användarvänlighet; anpassat innehåll; personaliserade nyheter; anpassade nyheter;

    Abstract : The landscape of news consumption has drastically changed, and so has the expectations. It is no longer about sitting at the breakfast table and reading the physical newspaper, the reader expects a well working digital solution. READ MORE

  3. 3. Teacher’s narratives on the implementation of Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) : a comparative discourse analysis in Germany and Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Charlotte Ponzelar; [2020]
    Keywords : environmental education; education for sustainable development; discourse theory Laclau and Mouffe; power in education; comparative discourse analysis; role and identity of high school teachers; narratives;

    Abstract : A manifold of research and literature on Environmental Education (EE) and Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) stretches from pluralistic interpretations of the concepts’ definition over political debates to the formulation of practical guidelines for educators’ and training programs. While being very open for interpretation, on the political agenda the concept of ESD is argued to be one of the fundamental solutions to tackle Climate Change. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of a MAC Intervention on Performance and Well-being in Martial Arts Competitors

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

    Author : Paul Robinson; Magnus Cedenblad; [2020]
    Keywords : anxiety; experiential avoidance; martial arts; Mindfulness-Acceptance-Commitment; MAC; performance enhancement; sports mindfulness; sports performance; ångest; experientiellt undvikande; idrottsspecifik mindfulness; idrottsprestation; kampsport; MAC; Mindfulness-Acceptance-Commitment; prestationsförbättring;

    Abstract : The aim of this study was to investigate the effectiveness of the Mindfulness-Acceptance-Commitment (MAC) approach for a group of competitive martial artists (n=22) compared to a passive control group of competitive martial artists (n=21) on levels of sporting performance, sports mindfulness, experiential avoidance and sport anxiety. Participants were allocated to groups based on the ability to attend the MAC training modules, held either in Gothenburg or Stockholm and participants performed self-ratings based on a survey completed pre- and post-intervention. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Correlation Between Sexual Identity Exploration and Psychological Well-Being

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Anja Svensson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sexual identity exploration; psychological well-being; ryff scale; MOSIEC; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Within positive psychology, personality trait research has shown that higher levels of openness to experience and self-exploration are generally correlated with a large-range of positive psychosocial outcomes. How does the exploration of sexual identity interact with psychological well-being? The recent emergence of sexual identity research has resulted in an increased understanding of the highly complex process of sexual identity development among heterosexual and sexual minority groups. READ MORE