Search for dissertations about: "behaviour"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3619 swedish dissertations containing the word behaviour.

  1. 1. Expectations and experiences of career counselling an exploration of interpersonal behaviour

    University dissertation from Umeå : Psykologi

    Author : Gunnar Schedin; Umeå universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; career counselling; interpersonal behaviour; SASB; self-image; expectations; experiences; client behaviour; career counsellor behaviour; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : The overall purpose of this thesis is to describe and analyse interpersonal behaviour in career counselling sessions. The importance of the relationship in counselling for the outcome of sessions has been acknowledged in earlier research. READ MORE

  2. 2. Domestication effects on foraging behaviour consequences for adaptability in chickens

    University dissertation from Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Christina Lindqvist; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Etologi; chicken; domestication effects; behaviour; red jungle fowl RJF ; contrafreeloading CFL ; egg production; HUMANITIES and RELIGION History and philosophy subjects Ethnology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Historisk-filosofiska ämnen Etnologi;

    Abstract : The main aim of this thesis was to study domestication effects on foraging behaviour in chickens and to investigate whether and how domestication and selection for high production have influenced adaptability in chickens. Two domestic strains of chickens (egg layers and meat type chickens) and their wild ancestor, the red jungle fowl (RJF) were compared in different test situations with respect to foraging behaviour and adaptability. READ MORE

  3. 3. Adolescents at risk of persistent antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems The role of behaviour, personality and biological factors

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Psykologiska institutionen

    Author : Jenny M. Eklund; Stockholms universitet.; Stockholms universitet.; [2005]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; adolescence; gender; hyperactive behaviour; biological vulnerability; personality; norm breaking behaviour; criminality; violence; alcohol problems; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Psychology; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Psykologi;

    Abstract : Antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems are areas of great concern to society, not only associated with personal and emotional costs for the affected individuals and their victims, but also with major societal financial costs. What makes some individuals more likely than others to develop these kinds of problems? The general aim of this thesis was to explore the role of individual characteristics in the development of antisocial behaviour and alcohol problems. READ MORE

  4. 4. Selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors in the environment Effects of citalopram on fish behaviour

    University dissertation from Huddinge : Södertörns högskola

    Author : Martin Kellner; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; [2017]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Citalopram; SSRI; stickleback; Baltic; behaviour; fish; feeding; anxiety; boldness; serotonin; development; Storspigg; serotonin; östersjön; SSRI; läkemedel; miljö; citalopram; ätbeteende; beteende; utveckling; Environmental Studies; Miljövetenskapliga studier; Östersjö- och Östeuropaforskning; Baltic and East European studies;

    Abstract : Selective serotonin re-uptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are a class of anxiolytic and anti-depressant drugs. SSRIs act on the evolutionarily ancient serotonergic system which is virtually identical throughout the vertebrate phylum. READ MORE

  5. 5. Brain Aromatase in the guppy, Poecilia reticulata Distribution, control and role in behaviour

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Zoology, Stockholm University

    Author : Stefan Hallgren; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology Organism biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi Organismbiologi; funktionell morfologi; Functional Zoomorphology; Oestrogen production; behaviour; anatomy; endocrinology; bio markers; endocrine disruption;

    Abstract : Oestrogens are produced by aromatisation of androgens by the aromatase enzyme. In the vertebrate brain this synthesis has vital functions in nerve protection, cell proliferation and nerve development during injury respectively brain development. READ MORE