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Reception and Processing of Health Communication Messages Delivered via an Online Virtual World

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Suggs L. S.

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Abstract

The purpose of this study is to examine the use of the online virtual world Second Life (SL) as a vehicle for the delivery of health communication messages designed to encourage individuals to make healthy lifestyle choices regarding physical activity and nutrition.

Additional information

Start date
01.01.2008
End date
01.01.2009
Duration
12 Months
Funding sources
Status
Ended
Research areas
S263 Social psychology

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