Essays about: "sports and games"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 45 essays containing the words sports and games.


    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för pedagogik och specialpedagogik

    Author : Douglas Kinyagu; [2020-09-08]
    Keywords : Student dropout; Preventive strategy; Secondary school education;

    Abstract : Aim: The general purpose of this study is to examine perception and experience of schoolstaff concerning formal and informal preventive strategies undertaken to reduce studentdropout problem in secondary school in Nachingwea District – Tanzania.Theory: In order to understand the formal and informal preventive strategies undertaken byschool staff against student dropout problem at secondary school inNachingwea District -Tanzania, the current study is adopted Tinto’s model ofinstitutional departure (1993) as a theoretical perspective throughout the currentstudy. READ MORE

  2. 2. Physical Fitness VS. Reaction Time in E-sports. : A Design of an Experiment.

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Eric Hallengren; [2020]
    Keywords : Reaction Time; Physical Fitness; Executive Functions; Gaming; Aerobics;

    Abstract : Background: E-sports is a grand industry and has been gaining momentum in the latest decades. Reaction time (RT) is an important part of most e-sports games and therefore a possible way to evaluate and improve RT is desired. READ MORE

  3. 3. Difficulties of Coming Out Amoung Japanese Elite Athletes : A media-studies inquiry into the case of soccer player Shiho Shimoyamada

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för Asien-, Mellanöstern- och Turkietstudier

    Author : Anni-Ruffina Ström; [2020]
    Keywords : LGBT athletes; Olympic Games; media representation; self-promotion; Nadeshiko Japan;

    Abstract : The 2020 Summer Olympicsand the Paralympic Games were scheduledto take placein Tokyo. This sporting mega-event has affected change in the public and social spheres of the host country, Japan, but with regard to athletes’ gender and sexual orientation Japan’s mainstream media seem still considerably biased. READ MORE

  4. 4. Comparison of Player Tracking-by-Detection Algorithms in Football Videos

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Suping Shi; [2020]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : In recent years, increasing demands on sports analytics have triggered growing research interest in automatic player tracking-by-detection approaches. Two prominent branches in this area are Convolutional Neural Network (CNN)-based visual object detectors and histogram-based detectors. READ MORE

  5. 5. Service Quality in the Eyes of Sporadic Spectators : A Quantitative Study for HV71 with a Modified Sportscape Framework

    University essay from Jönköping University/IHH, Marketing and Logistics; Jönköping University/IHH, Marketing and Logistics

    Author : Zimon Karlsson; Gustav Carlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : service quality; sporadic spectator; spectator sport; total service quality; HV71; hockey; services; service dimensions; quantitative study; fans; service kvalité; åskådare; åskådarsport; HV71; hockey; tjänster; kvantitativ studie; fans;

    Abstract : Introduction: Sports consumption is a unique human experience in which consumers invest both money and emotions where the game becomes the main focus of the event and constitutes what is known to be a sporting event. Sports organizations are required to track how their service quality is perceived during these events in order to understand the values of their spectators and to evaluate levels of satisfaction. READ MORE