Browsing Faculty of Psychology by Subject "psychological distance"
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The distance between us: Using construal level theory to understand interpersonal distance in a digital age (Frontiers, 2016-06-30)Several authors have shown how communication using digital devices influences the experience of psychological distance. For instance, the hyperaccessibility associated with mobile phones reduces the felt distance between ...Journal article
(The University of Bergen, 2017)The nature of global environmental risks (e.g. climate change) are often complex and thereby difficult to understand through human sensory reception. The perception of these risks will therefore often come from communications ...Master thesis
(Frontiers, 2019-06-19)Violated expectations can indeed be funny, as is acknowledged by incongruity theories of humor. According to the Benign Violation Theory (BVT), something is perceived as humorous when it hits the “sweet spot,” where there ...Journal article