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Recent Research on Selective Exposure to Information
  • D. Frey
  • Psychology, Computer Science
  • Advances in Experimental Social Psychology
  • 1986
This chapter highlights the recent research on the selective exposure to information, including the experiments designed to specify those factors most important in influencing informational selectivity. Expand
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The bystander-effect: a meta-analytic review on bystander intervention in dangerous and non-dangerous emergencies.
Research on bystander intervention has produced a great number of studies showing that the presence of other people in a critical situation reduces the likelihood that an individual will help. As theExpand
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Transformational leadership, job satisfaction, and team performance: A multilevel mediation model of trust
Abstract In spite of calls for deliberate differentiation between individual and team levels of analysis, leadership research based on well-grounded theory referring to multiple levels is scarce. WeExpand
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Authentic Leadership: An Empirical Test of Its Antecedents, Consequences, and Mediating Mechanisms
The recent economic crisis as well as other disasters such as the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico or the nuclear disaster in Japan has fanned calls for leaders who do not deny responsibility, hideExpand
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Confirmation bias in sequential information search after preliminary decisions: an expansion of dissonance theoretical research on selective exposure to information.
Research on selective exposure to information consistently shows that, after having made a decision, people prefer supporting over conflicting information. However, in all of these experimentsExpand
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Group decision making in hidden profile situations: dissent as a facilitator for decision quality.
The effect of diversity in individual prediscussion preferences on group decision quality was examined in an experiment in which 135 three-person groups worked on a personnel selection case with 4Expand
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The Unresponsive Bystander: Are Bystanders More Responsive in Dangerous Emergencies?
Previous research in bystander intervention found that the presence of other bystanders reduces helping behaviour in an emergency (bystander effect). This research was mainly conducted in the contextExpand
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Biased information search in group decision making.
Research has shown that people prefer supporting to conflicting information when making decisions. Whether this biased information search also occurs in group decision making was examined in threeExpand
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Selective exposure to information: the impact of information limits
In research on selective exposure to information, people have been found to predominantly seek information supporting rather than conflicting with their opinion. In most of these studies,Expand
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Virtual driving and risk taking: do racing games increase risk-taking cognitions, affect, and behaviors?
Research has consistently shown that aggressive video console and PC games elicit aggressive cognitions, affect, and behaviors. Despite the increasing popularity of racing (driving) games, nothing isExpand
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