Essays about: "selective attention"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 23 essays containing the words selective attention.

  1. 1. Can generalised trust in news media change media exposure patterns?

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/JMG - Inst f journalistik och masskomm

    Author : Grėtė Kaulinytė; [2020-10-12]
    Keywords : Trust in news media; media trust; media exposure; media exposure; intentional news avoidance; intentional news avoidance; online or social media; alternative political media; attitude-consistent media; counter-attitudinal media;

    Abstract : The question of how trust in news media relates to news media exposure patterns attracts considerable attention from both scholars and society in general. Many previous studies have found that trust in news media positively relates to mainstream media exposure and negatively relates to non-mainstream media exposure, including online and social media news. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Communication of Corporate Social Responsibility in the Apparel Industry: : A Multi-Channel Investigation

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Akademin för textil, teknik och ekonomi

    Author : Lidy van Deursen; [2020]
    Keywords : Corporate social responsibility; CSR Communication; Apparel brands; Legitimacy;

    Abstract : While corporate social responsibility (CSR) disclosure has proliferated in the apparel industry since the 1990s, CSR communications research remains underdeveloped. While the extant literature investigates how brands utilise CSR reports and websites to communicate CSR, little attention has been given to other communication channels. READ MORE

  3. 3. Simulating Facilitation in a Spiking Neural Network

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i molekylärbiologi

    Author : Alexander Kuzmin; [2020]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : Many insects are able to detect, isolate and track small targets that move quickly against a dynamic background. This ability is enabled by a group of neurons called small target motion detectors (STMD). These neurons, among other properties, have a type of short term memory called response facilitation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Attentional selection and suppression in non-clinical adults : An event-related potential study

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Oscar Magnusson; [2020]
    Keywords : Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; everyday life attention scale; selective attention; target-evoked N2pc; distractor-evoked PD;

    Abstract : Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a neurodevelopmental disorder that manifests as a developmentally inappropriate pattern of inattention, and hyperactivity or impulsivity. ADHD is a multifactorial disorder with inter alia deficits in selective attention processing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Setting the stage for news engagement : a case study of news audiences in Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Medie- och kommunikationsvetenskap; Lunds universitet/Institutionen för kommunikation och medier

    Author : Jian Chung Lee; [2020]
    Keywords : News audiences; engagement; media; subjectivity; identity; emotion; affect; performance; public sphere; factuality; trust; mediatization; neoliberalism; journalism; Sweden; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : How audiences engage with news has not always gotten a lot of attention in academic and industry research; and, even then, it is often studied in terms of exposure and interaction. This does not fully capture the dynamism and multidimensionality of this phenomenon; and industry attempts to apply market principles to engagement risks depoliticizing and reducing it to economic values. READ MORE