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Journal of Marketing Communications, ISSN 1352-7266, 03/2015, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp. 110 - 124
This article investigates the effects of a revelation to blog readers that the blog has been sponsored by a company in exchange for favorable reviews of their... 
sponsorship | parasocial interaction | correspondence bias | social media | blogs
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Tourism Management, ISSN 0261-5177, 2012, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp. 387 - 396
This study attempted to investigate the extent to which audience involvement or engagement with a serialised TV drama affects their actual on-site film tourism... 
Audience involvement | Daejanggeum | Tourist experience | Hallyu phenomenon | TV drama | Film tourism | MANAGEMENT | SOAP-OPERA | PARASOCIAL INTERACTION | KOREAN TELEVISION DRAMAS | ENTERTAINMENT-EDUCATION | SCREEN | MEDIA | HOSPITALITY, LEISURE, SPORT & TOURISM | ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES | INTIMACY | Travel industry | Sales promotions
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Journal of Marketing Communications, ISSN 1352-7266, 01/2017, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp. 2 - 21
To advance theoretical understanding of consumer engagement on social media, this cross-cultural study evaluates how culture influences consumers' engagement... 
parasocial interaction | global marketing communications | consumer engagement | cross-cultural | social network site
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Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), ISSN 0302-9743, 2013, Volume 8108, pp. 275 - 284
Conference Proceeding
Communication Research, ISSN 0093-6502, 12/2014, Volume 41, Issue 8, pp. 1088 - 1110
The present experiment investigated (a) if exposure to a high profile politician’s Twitter page (vs. newspaper interview) affects the participants’ evaluations... 
parasocial interaction | Twitter | social presence | transportability | message processing | INFORMATION | PERSUASION | MODALITY | TELEVISION | MYSPACE | COMPUTER | SITES | NETWORKING | COMMUNICATION | INTIMACY
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EVOLUTIONARY PSYCHOLOGY, ISSN 1474-7049, 2008, Volume 6, Issue 4, pp. 637 - 651
Social animals, like humans, need to interact with others, but this is not always possible. When genuine social interaction is lacking, individuals may seek... 
DEPRESSION | SELF-TALK | ANXIETY | DETERMINANTS | PARASOCIAL INTERACTION | loneliness | PSYCHOLOGY, EXPERIMENTAL | ESTEEM | agency detection | EXCLUSION | social snacking | evolutionary psychology | SEX-DIFFERENCES | MOTIVATIONS
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Journal of International and Intercultural Communication, ISSN 1751-3057, 08/2012, Volume 5, Issue 3, pp. 189 - 207
This paper uses survey methods (N=385) to examine the underlying processes through which U.S. fans create meaningful relationships with Japanese media... 
Pro-Social Effects | Japanese Anime | Media Effects | Wishful Identification | Parasocial Interaction
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Computers in Human Behavior, ISSN 0747-5632, 03/2018, Volume 80, pp. 88 - 96
This study seeks to analyze the relationships between content features, video attributes, and parasocial attributes – the characteristics that could lead to... 
Parasocial interaction | YouTube | Content analysis | FRIEND | MEDIATED COMMUNICATION | PSYCHOLOGY, EXPERIMENTAL | PSYCHOLOGY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | SOCIAL MEDIA | CELEBRIFICATION | GENDER | EXPERIENCE | VIDEOS | SELF-DISCLOSURE | PERCEPTIONS | INTIMACY
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Journal of Marketing Communications, ISSN 1352-7266, 03/2015, Volume 21, Issue 2, pp. 91 - 109
This research focuses on the social-media-driven convention of advertising, and seeks to analyze the type of communication that occurs between celebrity... 
celebrity endorsers | Parasocial Interaction Theory | advertising | social media | Kim Kardashian
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Journal of Media Psychology, ISSN 1864-1105, 2008, Volume 20, Issue 4, pp. 156 - 167
This research explores people's disclosures of emphatic interaction--the behavioral effects resulting from parasocial relationships--with National Basketball... 
emphatic interaction | parasocial interaction | Dancing with the Stars | computer-mediated communication
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Computers in Human Behavior, ISSN 0747-5632, 10/2017, Volume 75, pp. 594 - 606
Live video streaming has been a global economic and social phenomenon in recent years. Many streaming platforms such as Twitch and YouTube Live have been... 
Co-experience | Social identity theory | Parasocial interaction | Live video streaming | Self-congruity | ETHICAL LEADERSHIP | BEHAVIOR | USERS CONTINUANCE | PSYCHOLOGY, EXPERIMENTAL | SOCIAL-INFLUENCE | PSYCHOLOGY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | ANTECEDENTS | BRAND COMMUNITY | PARTICIPATION | VIRTUAL COMMUNITIES | Streaming media | Social aspects | Target marketing
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Communication Research Reports, ISSN 0882-4096, 01/2019, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp. 1 - 13
Media psychology literature suggests that both celebrity and peer endorsers can be effective in persuasion when taking certain bodily addressing styles but via... 
Endorsement | Empathy | Parasocial Interaction Experience | Bodily Addressing | Public Service Announcement
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Computers in Human Behavior, ISSN 0747-5632, 09/2016, Volume 62, pp. 570 - 577
This study investigated how celebrities' self-disclosure on personal social media accounts, particularly Twitter, affects fans' perceptions. An online survey... 
Social presence | Parasocial interaction | Twitter | Celebrities | Self-disclosure | Social media | ROBOT | TELEVISION | PSYCHOLOGY, EXPERIMENTAL | STRATEGIES | PSYCHOLOGY, MULTIDISCIPLINARY | VIRTUAL ENVIRONMENTS | NETWORKING | INTIMACY | Business schools | Social aspects | Digital media | Social networks | Perception | Human behavior | Followers | Online
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Journal of Applied Developmental Psychology, ISSN 0193-3973, 03/2013, Volume 34, Issue 2, pp. 57 - 62
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INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENTREPRENEURIAL BEHAVIOUR & RESEARCH, ISSN 1355-2554, 2018, Volume 24, Issue 1, pp. 936 - 953
Purpose - The purpose of this paper is to analyse the impact of the following variables: brand fan page dependency; parasocial interaction; attitude towards... 
MANAGEMENT | Media system dependency | Attitude | SCALE DEVELOPMENT | BUSINESS | Active participation | PARA-SOCIAL INTERACTION | ONLINE COMMUNITIES | PLANNED BEHAVIOR | PARASOCIAL RELATIONSHIPS | USER ACCEPTANCE | INFORMATION-TECHNOLOGY | NETWORK SITES | WORD-OF-MOUTH | MEDIA-SYSTEM DEPENDENCY | m-eWOM | Parasocial interaction | Facebook
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International Journal of Multiple Research Approaches, ISSN 1834-0806, 04/2009, Volume 3, Issue 1, pp. 88 - 104
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Human Communication Research, ISSN 0360-3989, 01/2010, Volume 36, Issue 1, pp. 26 - 52
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Media Psychology, ISSN 1521-3269, 01/2020, Volume 23, Issue 1, pp. 107 - 130
The morality of observed others is a central variable for many media effects research areas, including affective disposition theory, social cognitive theory,... 
SUBCULTURES | WISHFUL IDENTIFICATION | BAD | PARASOCIAL INTERACTION | FOUNDATIONS THEORY | PSYCHOLOGY, APPLIED | ENJOYMENT | FILM, RADIO, TELEVISION | ENTERTAINMENT-EDUCATION | AGGRESSION | COMMUNICATION | INTUITIONS
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