ERIC Number: EJ356685
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
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An Action Assembly Approach to Predicting Emotional Responses to Frightening Mass Media.
Sparks, Glenn G.
Central States Speech Journal, v37 n2 p102-12 Sum 1986
Assesses the validity of a 20-item scale that purportedly measures long term memory records--in this case, frightening mass media. Evidence for validity emerged in that subjects' scale scores were related to negative emotion, negative cognitions, and skin conductance during film clips of scary movies. (NKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
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