A list of active websites and blogs publishing articles about media psychology.
Dr. Pamela Rutledge on the psychology of technology, social media and transmedia
The Media Psychology Effect explores effects on behavior of pictures, graphics, sound, the internet and various mobile devices and particularly how people behave when influenced by media. The Media Psychology Effect reports important developments and events and comments on their media and communications implications. Studying social media is central to increasing and understanding global communication.
Where technology & media meet human experience
Twitter and Facebook are under fire for the role each platform plays in unknowingly tolerating flagrant hate-fueled, public-facing obscenity and outright threats. Twitter was targeted as the result of an advocate for honoring women on British currency was deluged with sickening rape threats.
news & perspectives on fan communication and online social life
Dedicated to understanding and developing positive media and technology for all ages (by Dr. Pamela Rutledge)
Social Research Forum - discussion forums for Sociology, Anthropology, Archaeology, Linguistics, Economics, Humanities, Education and Social Sciences
Head Quarters explains some of the fascinating discoveries of psychology research and reveals how psychologists go about their work. Our four core writers also provide expert commentary on psychology
Your attention is what every advertiser wants, not necessarily because they want to change your mind, but simply because they want to reinforce opinions you may already hold. Repetitive attention to their product breeds familiarity and can steer individual choices at a later time. The use of imagery builds this cognitive phenomena quickly.
Welcome to Changing Minds.org, the largest site in the world on all aspects of how we change what others think, believe, feel and do. There are already around 6000 pages here, all free and with much more to come! Dave is now on Twitter as changingminds, and at the LinkedIn groups Changing Minds and Social Influence.
This is your brain on media....
Examining the intersection of psychology and video games
Lisa Peyton is a teacher, writer and digital media consultant living in Portland, Oregon.