Essays about: "social cognitive theory"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 82 essays containing the words social cognitive theory.

  1. 1. Artificial Intelligence: The implications of current technological developments for Harry Collins epistemological theory and his critique of the possibilities of a general AI.

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för filosofi, lingvistik och vetenskapsteori

    Author : Marita Isaksson; [2018-10-29]
    Keywords : Harry Collins; artificial intelligence; epistemology;

    Abstract : Social constructivism and Harry Collins epistemological theory put focus on the sociology ofscientific knowledge, scientific practice and the nature of expertise. From his theory, inspired byLudwig Wittgenstein’s ‘forms of life’ and David Bloor’s strong programme, Collins has from thenineties until today argued against the possibilities of creating a general artificial intelligence, whichcan be compared with any cognitive functions that a human accommodates. READ MORE

  2. 2. USING STORYTELLING TO CONVEY SCIENCE AMONG DEAF PUPILS IN GREECE A class intervention on learning the concepts of heat and thermal conductivity of materials

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Konstantina Kemou; [2018-08-25]
    Keywords : science literacy; ; storytelling; deaf education; heat; conductivity; problem-based learning; action research material;

    Abstract : Purpose: The following study focused on whether deaf pupils perceive the concepts of heat and conductivity differently, and in particular more scientifically, before and after a new teaching method that uses storytelling and problem-based learning techniques. It also aimed to determine whether the teaching method has an impact on pupils’ motivation, on the growth of academic knowledge and on the appropriate scientific understanding of physical concepts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Perceptions of sanitation structures among poor populations in Lusaka, Zambia: A qualitative study

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för socialt arbete

    Author : Beatrice Chiwala; [2018-07-16]
    Keywords : Sanitation; peri-urban; flush toilet; perception; behavior;

    Abstract : Only 40% of Zambia’s population has access to improved sanitation facilities. The remaining 60% (mostly people residing in peri-urban areas) share or use unimproved facilities; with others still practicing open defecation. 96% of Kalingalinga households use unimproved pit latrines. READ MORE

  4. 4. “The quest to attract female video game employees” Employer branding: Factors limiting women to initiate a career in the video game industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Alan Mahmodiana; Mattias Svensson; [2018-07-03]
    Keywords : Employer Branding; Gender Discrimination; Women; Video game industry; Social Cognitive Career; SCCT; Recruiting; Diversity; Marketing;

    Abstract : MSc in Marketing and Consumption.... READ MORE

  5. 5. Creativity in Business Incubators : A Qualitative Study of the Influencers of Startup Employee Creativity in Incubators

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi; Umeå universitet/Företagsekonomi

    Author : Luke Insoll; Jonne Mäkikyrö; [2018]
    Keywords : Creativity; business incubator; incubator; innovation; startup; psychology; business; influencers of creativity; mäkikyrö; jonne; insoll;

    Abstract : Creativity is a phenomenon of human behaviour whereby new and useful things are produced. The products of creativity can be tangible, such as a painting or item of clothing, or they can be intangible, such as an idea or theory. READ MORE