Readers’ mood affects news information processing

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Abstract

This study investigates the impact of three moods-happy, sad or neutral-on the way readers process news. Happy individuals recognize more global or general news but less local or detailed information than do those in a sad or neutral mood.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)52-66
Number of pages15
JournalNewspaper Research Journal
Volume32
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Jun 1 2011

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Readers’ mood affects news information processing. / Zhong, Bu.

In: Newspaper Research Journal, Vol. 32, No. 3, 01.06.2011, p. 52-66.

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