Essays about: "social life"

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  1. 1. Do Martial Artists Make Decisions Faster? A Study Comparing Martial Arts Practitioners to Non-Practitioners on a CRT Task.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Jonathan Jerklöv; Arvid Norman; [2020]
    Keywords : martial arts; decision-making; stroop; choice reaction time; reaction time; exercise; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Split-second decision-making is of vital importance to many aspects of human existence, from life-and-death scenarios to sports. Studies have shown expert advantage in a given field on choice reaction time tasks within the area of expertise. READ MORE

  2. 2. Doing Well-Being: The Role of Self-Reported Activities in Relation to Subjective Well-Being

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för psykologi

    Author : Erik Hellryd; August Nilsson; [2020]
    Keywords : everyday activities; subjective well-being; harmony in life; satisfaction with life; PANAS; natural language processing; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Everyday activities play a fundamental part in our lives. But how do they relate to well-being? Specific types of activities, such as positive and social activities have been found to be related to subjective well-being (SWB). READ MORE

  3. 3. “Once you have the physical activity started. Then you can begin to feel that you are not in this prison anymore”. Refugee experience of post-traumatic stress physiotherapy

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Åsenlöf: Fysioterapi; Uppsala universitet/Åsenlöf: Fysioterapi

    Author : Christopher Boyer; Bartlomiej Sandberg; [2020]
    Keywords : Post-traumatic stress; refugee; physiotherapy; experiences;

    Abstract : Abstract Background There is limited research and guidelines regarding physiotherapy as a treatment approach      for post-traumatic stress (PTS). Refugee experience of physiotherapy interventions is hoped                      to contribute to awareness of the subject and to give insight into this developing field of the         profession. READ MORE

  4. 4. PARENT ENGAGEMENT IN SWEDISH PRESCHOOLS A narrative inquiry through the conceptual lens of proximal processes

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Tina Elisabeth Yngvesson; [2019-12-20]
    Keywords : Preschool; home; parent; child; teacher; engagement;

    Abstract : Aim:There is an overall heavy emphasis on establishing strong teacher-parent relationships in the Swedish National Curriculum for Preschools and parent engagement in this regard, is considered important for reasons such as promoting child well-being-, healthy development-, socialisation- and learning through play. The central target of inquiry in this study was thus to investigate children- and adults’ understanding of parent engagement in Swedish preschools through the conceptual lens of proximal processes and explore how this may or may not affect child well-being and developmentTheory:The importance of understanding children’s learning as embedded in the social, cultural and family contexts in which it occurs contributes to the overall consensus that children will, in a well-being-, development- and learning perspective, do better with parents who are actively engaged in their children’s pedagogical life. READ MORE

  5. 5. The right to the city in post-apartheid South Africa: Abahlali baseMjondolo’s struggle for land, housing and dignity

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Simon Johansson; [2019-10-01]
    Keywords : Abahlali baseMjondolo; the right to the city; citizenship; collective memory; dignity;

    Abstract : Fifty percent of the world’s population live in cities today, but predictions of the sustained urbanization trend estimates that this number will increase to seventy percent by 2050. Meanwhile, the consequences of the urban divide and the demarcations between people in the increasingly fragmented societies could be demonstrated in the case of South Africa. READ MORE