Essays about: "rejection sensitivity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 10 essays containing the words rejection sensitivity.

  1. 1. The adolescent brain on social-media : A systematic review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Michaela Åström; [2021]
    Keywords : Adolescence; neuroimaging; social brain; social rewards; social-media use SMU ;

    Abstract : Adolescence is an exceptional period of life, not least in terms of social and brain development. Friends become increasingly important, susceptibility to peer rejection increases, and brain regions involved in social cognition are predicted to go through major changes. READ MORE

  2. 2. When censoring anti-immigration attitudes backfires - The impact of reactance and censorship on political attitudes

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Adrian Taleny; [2017]
    Keywords : Censorship; Psychological Reactance; Immigration; Sweden Democrats; Populism; Social Capital; Rejection Sensitivity; Trait Reactance; System Justification.; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Anti-immigration movements are currently enjoying electoral success around the world, despite attempts by incumbent parties to mitigate their influence on voters. This seeming paradox is the main focus of this paper, aiming to investigate whether attempts censor and ostracize antiimmigration attitudes actually mitigate their influence or not. READ MORE

  3. 3. Pressure to Protest: Need to Belong and Rejection Sensitivity Predict Youth Participation

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Julia Aspernäs; [2017]
    Keywords : political protest; collective action; non-normative; individualism; social identity; rejection sensitivity; need to belong; peer-pressure; violent extremism; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Younger people are over-represented in political protests, and tend to mobilise via social ties. As previous research has found participation to be predicted by the pressure to conform to social norms, i.e. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Social Influences and Individual Differences Affect Online-Activism

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Gloria Eva Kempelmann; [2015]
    Keywords : social incentives; rejection sensitivity; need to belong; online-activism; protest; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Traditional protest behaviours are motivated by social influences (e.g., Finkel & Opp, 1991), whereby individual differences moderate this effect (Bäck, Bäck, & Garcia-Albacete, 2013). With this experiment it is tested whether the same pathways apply to online activism. READ MORE

  5. 5. Characterization of absorption spectra of molecular constituents in the mid-infrared region and their role as potential markers for breath analysis

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Mikael Karlsson; [2014]
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    Abstract : The use of exhaled breath analysis in assessing the health status of human individuals is an intriguing concept that has attracted more and more attention during recent years. Although detection of species in breath can, to a certain extent, be made by both electrochemical and mass spectrometric techniques, these do not always provide sufficient sensitivity, selectivity and speed. READ MORE