The fading affect bias: Effects of social disclosure to an interactive versus non-responsive listener

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Muir, K. ; Brown, C. ; Madill, A. (2015)
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Journal: volume 23, pages 829-847 (issn: 0965-8211)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1080/09658211.2014.931435
  • Subject:
    mesheuropmc: behavioral disciplines and activities | psychological phenomena and processes

The intensity of negative emotions associated with event memories fades to a greater extent over time than positive emotions (Fading Affect Bias or FAB). In this study, we examine how the presence and behaviour of a listener during social disclosure influences the FAB a... View more
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