Search for dissertations about: "attention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 2161 swedish dissertations containing the word attention.

  1. 1. Fearful attention Investigating event-related potentials in spider phobia

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Psychology, Stockholm University

    Author : Joakim Norberg; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; attention; phobia; event-related potential; psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : Previous studies showed that emotional pictures capture attention. Further, this effect was decreased by manipulating spatial attention. In contrast, studies produced mixed findings for effects of perceptual load on attention to emotional pictures. Emotional pictures can be phobic or nonphobic. READ MORE

  2. 2. Teaching as Attention Formation : A Relational Approach to Teaching and Attention

    University dissertation from Stockholm : E-Print AB

    Author : Johannes Rytzler; Mälardalens högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Teaching; Attention; Didaktik; Rancière; Philosophy of Education; Didactics; didaktik;

    Abstract : The purpose of the thesis is to put forth and explore a notion of teaching as a practice of attention formation. Drawing on educational philosophy and the Didaktik/Pädagogik-traditions, teaching is explored as a relational and lived-though practice that can promote, form, and share attention. READ MORE

  3. 3. Creating New Attention in Management Control

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Erik Bjurström; Uppsala universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : Business studies; Attention; Attention-directing; Attention-based view of the firm; Framing; Sensemaking; Practice; Practice theory; Knowledge Management; Management Control; Management Accounting; Performance Measurement; Performance Management; Non-financial; Human Resources; Intangible Assets; Employee Health; Företagsekonomi; Business Studies; företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : The need to focus and economize on scarce attention is increasingly being acknowledged within management accounting and control literature. The aim of this study is to investigate how practitioners go about creating new concepts and measurements to induce attention towards new issues and as-pects of strategic importance for the organization. READ MORE

  4. 4. Attention to Advertising

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Carl Patrik Nilsson; Umeå universitet.; [2006]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Attention to advertising; attention getting techniques; Web advertising; Web environment; click-through; SOCIAL SCIENCES Business and economics Business studies; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Ekonomi Företagsekonomi;

    Abstract : Attention to AdvertisingCarl Patrik Nilsson, Umeå School of Business, Umeå University SE-901 87 Umeå, SwedenAbstractIn advertising, capturing consumers’ attention is imperative. Yet, how attention to advertising works in a World Wide Web context has not been researched extensively. This area is the main focus of this research. READ MORE

  5. 5. Emotional Influences on Auditory Perception and Attention

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Erkin Asutay; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; auditory perception; attention; emotion; auditory-induced emotion; core affect; auditory spatial attention; change deafness; dot-probe; conditioning;

    Abstract : The auditory perception is a fundamental part of our interactions with and experience of the external environment. We receive considerable amount of information from our surroundings through sounds. The auditory system takes care of this continuous flow of information in a seemingly effortless manner. READ MORE