M. Horvat

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The purpose of this study was to compare selected psychological characteristics between male and female able-bodied and wheelchair athletes. All subjects completed the Profile of Mood States (POMS). Morgan (1980) has reported that based on the POMS elite able-bodied male and female athletes possess superior mental and emotional health compared to the(More)
This report detailed the reliability of the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory when the test statements were presented verbally and in the traditional manner to undergraduates, 19 men and 17 women, who were physical education majors. In the standardized manner subjects read the statements silently to themselves; in the other administration statements were read(More)
Besides traditional synchronous HTTP request-response communication paradigm that was used on the Web for decades, modern Web services require more flexible communication system that enables asynchronous messaging between clients and servers, as well as server-initiated data delivery. Among several Web-based asynchronous communication paradigms emerged(More)
Aristotle and Freytag identify conflict as a motivator of plot progression. The plot curve they describe refers to dramatic tension, an abstract quality correlated with conflict, or crises. It is difficult to imagine authorship or interpretation of dramatic narrative without an understanding of conflict. Existing interactive storytelling systems focus on(More)
Affective computing opens a new area of research in computer science with the aim to improve the way how humans and machines interact. Recognition of human emotions by machines is becoming a significant focus in recent research in different disciplines related to information sciences and Human-Computer Interaction (HCI). In particular, emotion recognition(More)
Twitter is currently the most popular tool for social interaction and real-time information exchange. Outreach and importance of individual accounts is measured by the number of their followers. The aim of this paper is to investigate the applicability and usefulness of corpora containing textual and visual information for the purpose of machine observation(More)