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    • Analysis of psychological well-being from a compositional data analysis perspective: a new approach 

      Cortés Rodriguez, María; Galindo Villardón, Purificación; Sánchez Barba, Mercedes; Jarauta Bragulat, Eusebio; Urchaga Litago, José David (Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute (MDPI), 2023-11-13)
      Article
      Open Access
      Well-being is a widely studied construct in psychology. In 1989, Carol Ryff proposed the “Scale of Psychological Well-Being (SPWB)”, which has been validated in multiple languages. The instrument assesses six dimensions ...
    • Cidade saudável: estratégias para intervenções na frente d’água do Centro Expandido Continental do Recife, Brasil. 

      Barretto, Natália Carneiro Leão Rego; Camara, Andrea Dornelas (Departament d’Urbanisme i Ordenació del Territori. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2019-06)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      A presente pesquisa investiga relações entre a qualidade do espaço urbano e a saúde pública, ou seja, como o espaço urbano pode influenciar a nossa saúde (física ou mental). O seu objetivo desenvolve-se a partir do ...
    • Constructive project to improve environment conditions at workshops of TMB 

      Sanz Murillo, Alejandro María; Soler Soria, Olivia (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2021-06-30)
      Bachelor thesis
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      Covenantee:   Transports Metropolitans de Barcelona
      This project is the first in a series of improvements for the welfare of workers in their area of work in the network of metropolitan transport workshops in Barcelona where Olivia Soler Soria carries out her business ...
    • From the neighbourhood to the square. Capturing (and comparing) perceptions on subjective well-being at two different scales 

      Papachristou, Ioanna Anna; Rosas Casals, Martí (2019-06-20)
      Research report
      Open Access
      The paper presents a methodology employed to measure the subjective dimension of quality of life (QoL) responding to subjective well-being (SWB), based on the perceptions of people using and interacting with ...
    • How did the COVID-19 lockdown affect children and adolescent's well-being: Spanish parents, children, and adolescents respond 

      Ajanovic, Sara; Garrido de Aguirre, Jon; Baro, Barbara; Balanza, Nuria; Varo, Rosauro; Millat-Martínez, Pere; Arias Sánchez, Saray; Fonollosa Magrinyà, Jordi; Perera Lluna, Alexandre; Jordan Garcia, Iolanda; Muñoz-Almagro, Carmen; Bonet-Carné, Elisenda; Crosas-Soler, Aina; Via, Esther; Nafria Escalera, Begonya; García-García, Juan José; Bassat, Quique (Frontiers Media SA, 2021-11-25)
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      Background: During the COVID-19 pandemic, lockdown strategies have been widely used to contain SARS-CoV-2 virus spread. Children and adolescents are especially vulnerable to suffering psychological effects as result of ...
    • Influence of Simulated Natural Light on Mood and Well-being Case study at Obos Living Lab, Oslo, Norway 

      Taques Martins, Giovanna; Muros Alcojor, Adrián; Perdomo Cruz, María José (Centre de Politica de Sol i Valoracions, CPSV / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, UPC, 2023-06-30)
      Article
      Open Access
      Les regions del nord breguen amb una baixa intensitat solar i baixos angles solars, qüestió que accentua problemes de salut i benestar, com problemes per dormir o fins i tot el trastorn afectiu estacional (TAE). En ...
    • Lights and shadows in university classrooms 

      Dessì, Valentina; Fianchini, Maria (GIRAS. Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2015-06)
      Conference report
      Open Access
    • MOVERE: Aplicació per a l'autonomia i benestar de persones amb problemes de salut mental 

      Gordun Salazar, Irene (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2024-02-15)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Covenantee:   Alteraid
      The final degree project focuses on the MOVERE project. MOVERE inherits the foundations of T'activa, an initiative started in 2019, conceived to address loneliness and social isolation, especially among the elderly. MOVERE ...
    • Outcomes of work–life balance on job satisfaction, life satisfaction and mental health: a study across seven cultures 

      Haar, Jarrod M.; Russo, Marcello; Sunyer Torrents, Albert; Ollier-Malaterre, Ariane (2014-09-07)
      Article
      Open Access
      This study investigates the effects of work–life balance (WLB) on several individual outcomes across cultures. Using a sample of 1416 employees from seven distinct populations – Malaysian, Chinese, New Zealand Maori, New ...
    • Percepción de la calidad de vida en la vivienda. Periodo de contingencia por COVID-19 en la ciudad de Xalapa-México 

      Salazar Martínez, Bertha Lilia; Vázquez Honorato, Luis Arturo (Centre de Politica de Sol i Valoracions, CPSV / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, UPC, 2021-06)
      Article
      Open Access
      Los cambios que el ser humano ha provocado en el medio ambiente generan deficiencias que desequilibran las condiciones de bienestar, colocando a la humanidad en posiciones divergentes al no proponer las respuestas adecuadas ...
    • Potential for well-being in peer-to-peer sharing economy: a systematic review and modeling 

      Ho, Meng-Xun; Yanagisawa, Hideyoshi (Kansei Engineering and Emotion Research (KEER), 2022-09)
      Conference report
      Open Access
      Humans pursue well-being in their lives. Well-being encompasses positive emotions, life satisfaction, healthy functioning, meaning of life, and self-growth. In ancient times, sharing was an intimate behavior that consolidated ...
    • Prueba piloto de un cuestionario para evaluar la alfabetización para la salud visual en función de variables de visión 

      Obando Coca, Soledad Isabel (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, 2022-01-13)
      Bachelor thesis
      Open Access
      Introducció L'alfabetització per a la salut visual (ASVI) té un paper important en l'adquisició de salut i benestar de les persones. L'òptic-optometrista, com a professional d'atenció primària, hauria de conèixer els nivells ...
    • Robotics for social welfare 

      Fernández Cossío, Lucía; López Salvador, Jesús Manuel; Fínez Martínez, Sergio (Càtedra d'Accessibilitat (CATAC), 2012)
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      Open Access
      Supported by developments in the field of social robotics, virtual worlds and ICT tools it is possible to build new solutions in health and welfare. Two projects are described in this article. They are intended to improve ...
    • Sobirani-e-s 

      Canadell, Àngels (Càtedra UNESCO de Sostenibilitat de la UPC, 2013-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      Quan el sistema econòmic i polític col·lapsa i la matriu cultural deixa de ser un referent de significat, és un bon moment per recordar algunes màximes dels antics grecs. Pensaments i intuïcions que responien a qüestions ...
    • The effect of mindfulness on creative thinking within organizations 

      Nisco, Rossella de; Torrents Arévalo, Juan Antonio; Vilajosana Crusells, Jordi (2023-07)
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      Objectives Research on the effects of meditation practice on creativity performance is a new and promising area of research. Although this field is still young, there are already enough studies showing a correlation between ...
    • The ethical issues of social assistive robotics: A critical literature review 

      Pareto Boada, Júlia; Román Maestre, Begoña; Torras, Carme (2021-11)
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      Open Access
      Along with its potential contributions to the practice of care, social assistive robotics raises significant ethical issues. The growing development of this technoscientific field of intelligent robotics has thus triggered ...
    • Videojuegos y bienestar : las contribuciones del medio interactivo al bienestar psicológico, físico y social 

      Comas Arnal, Eva; Fernández Ruiz, Marta; Sora Domenjó, Carles (Iniciativa Digital Politècnica. Publicacions Acadèmiques Digitals de la UPC, 2023-02)
      Book
      Open Access
    • Wellbeing of female employees: What workplaces attract women? 

      Campos García, Irene (OmniaScience, 2022-12)
      Article
      Open Access
      Purpose: Previous research has highlighted that employee wellbeing in the workplace is closely linked to equity, achievement, and interactions. However, gender inequality in employment opportunities, work-life imbalance, ...