Search for dissertations about: "constructive behavior"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the words constructive behavior.

  1. 1. Frustration as motivation. Vandalism:constructive or destructive behavior

    Author : Anki Nordmarker; Göteborgs universitet; Göteborgs universitet; Gothenburg University; []
    Keywords : vandalism; graffiti; juvenile delinquency; alcohol; frustration; creativity; destructiveness; the equity control model of vandalism;

    Abstract : DEGREE OF LICENTIATE IN PSYCHOLOGY Correspondence: Anki Nordmarker, Faculty of Social and Life Sciences, Karlstad University, SE-651 88 Karlstad, Sweden. Phone: +46(0)54 – 700 1000 E-mail: [email protected] ISSN 1101-718X ISRN GU/PSYK/AVH-234--SE Abstract Nordmarker, A. READ MORE

  2. 2. Constructive Methods for Inequality Constraints in Control

    Author : Mats Jirstrand; Torkel Glad; Per-Olof Gutaman; Linköpings universitet; []

    Abstract : In practical control problems there are always constraints on inputs and system variables. The constraints are often described by inequalities and there is a need for methods that take them into account. This thesis consists of three parts. READ MORE

  3. 3. Learning reactive behaviors with constructive neural networks in mobile robotics

    Author : Jun Li; Tom Duckett; Tom Ziemke; Örebro universitet; []
    Keywords : NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Computer science; Datavetenskap; Datalogi; Computer and Systems Science;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates a learning system for acquiring robot behaviors by mapping sensor information directly to motor actions. It addresses the integration of three learning paradigms, namely unsupervised learning (UL), supervised learning (SL), and reinforcement learning (RL). READ MORE

  4. 4. Hope and worry : exploring young people's values, emotions, and behavior regarding global environmental problems

    Author : Maria Ojala; Håkan Stattin; Birgitta Höijer; Anders Biel; Örebro universitet; []
    Keywords : SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; Psychology; Psykologi; Psykologi; Psychology;

    Abstract : This dissertation explores young people’s engagement concerning global environmental problems. To be able to reverse these problems, it is vital to involve the public in the strivings for a sustainable society. However, environmental problems are complex, imbued with uncertainties and ambivalence. READ MORE

  5. 5. Acceptance and Cognitive Restructuring : Analyses and comparisons from an emotion regulation perspective

    Author : Martin Wolgast; Institutionen för psykologi; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Cognitive restructuring; Acceptance; Emotion regulation; Cognitive Behavior Therapy; Acceptance and Commitment Therapy;

    Abstract : The general aim of the present thesis was to further our understanding of cognitive restructuring and acceptance, both as concepts and as psychological processes related to emotion regulation. In doing this, concepts and processes related to cognitive restructuring and acceptance were examined in four different studies using different designs and methodologies. READ MORE