Essays about: "self-determination theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 72 essays containing the words self-determination theory.

  1. 1. 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

  2. 2. A Self-Determination Theory Approach to Depressive Symptoms after Marriage: A Causal Model

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Anahita Mehrpour; [2018-07-17]
    Keywords : Post-Marriage; Depressive Symptoms; Women; Basic Psychological Needs; Self-Determination;

    Abstract : This study examined post marriage depressive symptoms as related to basic psychological needs satisfaction and frustration, as well as significant life stressors. The mediating roles of general purpose in life and marital self-efficacy were also examined. READ MORE

  3. 3. South-South Cooperation : A case study of Ethiopia’s political and economic relations with China and Turkey

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Author : Tilda Verdonk; [2018]
    Keywords : Ethiopia; China; Turkey; South-South cooperation; Global Political Economy; Dependency Theory; International Relations.;

    Abstract : As the world system and the global political economy is under constant transformation, there is an increasing need for further research. Shifting from a North-South polarity towards a South-South-East relationship, the situation on the African continent is gaining more and more attention. READ MORE

  4. 4. The influence of ethical climate and leadership on basic psychological needs within the construction industry

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Tiffany Wirsén; [2018]
    Keywords : Ethical leadership; ethical climate; self-determination theory; basic psychological needs; construction industry; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : During the last decades, the construction industry has struggled with negative press concerning an unethical work environment and inadequate management. The unethical work environment leads to unsatisfied employees, and both internal and external activities are rising to solve this problem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Indigenous Environmental Autonomy and the issue of Extractivist Development - A Comparative Case Study of Bolivia and Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Miranda Gatti; [2018]
    Keywords : indigenous peoples; autonomy; self-determination; extractivism; development; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In this global ‘age of autonomy’ this thesis will discuss the relation between indigenous peoples autonomy, their political agency and the national environmental agenda in the Plurinational State of Bolivia and in Sweden. With decolonial critique of development the cases will be analysed looking at factors such as indigenous rights policy, resource management, conservation agendas and the structure of autonomy. READ MORE