Media Psych Studies

A portfolio of work for media psychology research

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Media Bias Reveals Patterns of Trust and Dependency

Bias is built exclusively from personal interests. Favoritism towards certain ideas, products, and activities are developed from a pattern of consumption. The more I regularly consume something, the more comfortable … Continue reading

03/09/2014 · Leave a comment

Codependencies of Society and Communication Technology Explained Through Tetrad Analysis

Marshall McLuhan first explored the link between social change and communication technology in a study that produced his theory of media ecology (1964).  A key piece of that theory is … Continue reading

02/16/2014 · Leave a comment

Hosting your own digital community as a digital citizen

Abstract Digital natives are those born with a technological advantage by growing up and developing alongside it (Ohler, 2010). Human beings are social creatures by nature, and through their innate … Continue reading

01/30/2014 · Leave a comment

The Evolution of Critical Thinking

Abstract: Researching the nature of critical thinking leads you to a number of different roads, including the evolution of context, definitions of facts, etc. This often asks you to contemplate … Continue reading

08/18/2013 · Leave a comment