Essays about: "self-determination theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 77 essays containing the words self-determination theory.

  1. 1. In the hands of a controlling leader? Implications for employee well-being from a gender perspective

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

    Author : Rosanna Fagerudd; Emma Sjögren; [2019]
    Keywords : Controlling leadership behaviours; Self-determination Theory; Role Congruity Theory; Expectation State Theory; well-being; self-rated health; burnout; self-rated job satisfaction; vigour; gender; Kontrollerande ledarskapsbeteenden; Self-determination Theory; Role Congruity Theory; Expectation State Theory; självskattad hälsa; utbrändhet; tillfredsställelse; arbetsenergi; kön; könsroller;

    Abstract : Leaders engaging in controlling leadership behaviours (CLB) has been connected to followers perceiving their basic needs thwarted. However, little research has been made in the organizational field to understand the implications of controlling leadership behaviours for employee well-being. READ MORE

  2. 2. Artificial Motivation? The Influence of Artificial Intelligence on Motivation in the Financial Industry

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för företagande och ledning

    Author : Edvin Ek; Philip Lennhammer; [2019]
    Keywords : AI; machine learning; motivation; finance; organization;

    Abstract : Technology is a driver in society and recently artificial intelligence (AI) has become a discussion for debate. The spreading of popular fiction has in some instances misguided the views of the general public, giving rise to different beliefs in the impact it may have. READ MORE

  3. 3. Exploring the Relationship Between Personality, Gender and Preferences in Contemporary Office Workspace Design

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Peter O'Reilly; [2019]
    Keywords : Biophilia; Environmental Psychology; Evolutionary Workspaces; Flex-office; Gender; Green Enriched Office; Lean office; Office Design Preference; Personality; Self-Determination Theory; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Objective: The study explores office workspace design preferences, and their psychological antecedents (personality and gender), among a sample of professionals before they have commenced work in an office environment – an approach not previously undertaken. Background: The physical environment of an office workspace and its design characteristics are important to employees’ psychological well-being. READ MORE

  4. 4. To be, or not to be, organic : Motives and barriers for Swedish wine farmers to use organic practices

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen; Uppsala universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Andreas Länn; Philip Wikholm; [2019]
    Keywords : Organic farming; Viticulture; Wine; Organic wine; Self-determination theory; Motivation; Swedish wine;

    Abstract : Wine production is one of the farming practices with the highest negative environmental impacts, mainly due to a heavy use of pesticides, why it is important to find more sustainable wine production practices. One such practice is organic farming, but the transition is slow and the number of organic certified vineyards remain low. READ MORE

  5. 5. Crop diversity in Scania : geographical and cognitive mapping

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Shaktima López Hösel; [2019]
    Keywords : crop diversity; agroecology; food systems; ecosystem services; resilience; farmer s motivations; geographical information systems; self-determination theory; cognitive mapping;

    Abstract : Modern agriculture is characterized by large scale and large-scale farming of a few crops, which rely heavily on external inputs. These kinds of intensive and specialized farming systems are contributing to exceeding the planetary boundaries for our ecosystems. READ MORE