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The Impact Of Online Non-partisan Videos On Self-reported Intention To Vote
Previous studies have concluded that Web-based get out the vote (GOTV) messages do not impact voting behavior. However, the primary shortcoming of these studies has been the form of GOTV media studied, focusing on lean, ...
An Exploration Of Social Media's Influence In Parasocial Relationships Between Sports Fans And Sports Figures
This study used sixteen in-depth interviews with sports fans who claimed to have a favorite sports figure in order to explore parasocial relationships. Parasocial interaction theory was the framework used to explore these ...
I Listen To You Every Day: Parasocial Relationships And Self-disclosure In Christian Radio
Involvement with characters is an important part of our media rich environment. Researchers have examined different forms of character involvement, most often in television. Though unique because of its focus on the ...