Search for dissertations about: "positive affect"

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  1. 1. Consciousness about own and others’ affects

    Author : Börje Lech; Rolf Holmqvist; Gerhard Andersson; Finn Skårderud; Linköpings universitet; []
    Keywords : Affect; affect consciousness; affect consciousness interview- self other; emotion; psychopathology; relationships; Affekt; affektmedvetenhet; affektmedvetenhetsintervjun-själv andra; AMI-S A; emotion; känsla; psykopatologi; relation;

    Abstract : It is essential for individuals’ well-being and relationships that they have the ability to consciously experience, express and respond to their own and others’ affects. The validity of a new conception of affect consciousness (AC), incorporating consciousness of both own and others’ affects, was investigated in this thesis. READ MORE

  2. 2. Age Differences in Experience and Regulation of Affect

    Author : Pär Bjälkebring; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Affect; Age;

    Abstract : The overall aim of the thesis is to investigate differences in how younger and older adults view and control affect. Study I and Study II investigate how participants view their happiness and what factors influence their perception of happiness. In Study I we found weak negative association between age and happiness. READ MORE

  3. 3. The Measurement of Subjective Well-Being: Item Response Theory, Classical Test Theory, and Multidimensional Item Response Theory

    Author : Ali Al Nima; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Life Satisfaction; Negative Affect; Positive Affect; Harmoni in Life Subjective Well-Being; Item Response Theory; Classical Test Theory; Multidimensional Item Response Theory.;

    Abstract : For over 35 years, modern science has conceptualized happiness as subjective well-being, which has until recently been understood as a dual construct consisting of an affective component (positive and negative affect) and a cognitive component (life satisfaction). Nevertheless, for the last five years, theoretical work and both quantitative and qualitative empirical work have suggested that the concept of subjective well-being omits both a lay and an Eastern way of understanding happiness. READ MORE

  4. 4. Adolescents ´Happiness: The Role of Affective Temperament Model on Memory and Apprehension of Events, Subjective Well-Being, and Psychological Well-Being

    Author : Danilo Garcia; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Adolescents; Affective Temperaments; Life Satisfaction; Negative Affect; Positive Affect; Psychological Well-Being; Regulatory Focus; Self-Regulation; Subjective Well-Being; Temperament.;

    Abstract : DOCTORAL DISSERTATION AT THE UNIVERSITY OF GOTHENBURG, 2011 ABSTRACT Garcia, Danilo (2011). Adolescents' Happiness: The Role of the Affective Temperament Modelon Memory and Apprehension of Events, Subjective Well-Being, and Psychological Well-Being. Department of Psychology, University ofGothenburg, Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Partnership Relation Quality modulates the effects of Work-stress on health

    Author : Ann-Christine Andersson Arntén; Göteborgs universitet; []
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; work-related stress; partnership relation; health; stress; positive affect; negative affect;

    Abstract : The present studies included 884 participants in total, in five different studies referred to in the four articles. All five studies observed participants from different types of occupation in order to obtain a distribution and a diversified group of individuals. READ MORE