ERIC Number: EJ236303
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Dec
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Selective Exposure to Information and Cognitive Dissonance.
Cotton, John L.; Hieser, Rex A.
Journal of Research in Personality, v14 n4 p518-27 Dec 1980
The high choice manipulation yielded greater attitude change than the low-choice manipulation. Low-choice subjects who received the attitude questionnaire before the information measures wanted information more than if offered the information first, implying a sensitizing effect produced by the attitude questionnaire for the low-choice subjects. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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