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Issue No.06 - November/December (2009 vol.24)
pp: 32-36
Sadie Creese , University of Warwick
Koen Lamberts , University of Warwick
<p>Understanding the mental processes engaged by different representations of risk information is critical for the design of effective online risk communication.</p>
Society Online, risk, online risk assessment, cognitive science, visual representation of risk, communication tools
Sadie Creese, Koen Lamberts, "Can Cognitive Science Help Us Make Online Risk More Tangible?", IEEE Intelligent Systems, vol.24, no. 6, pp. 32-36, November/December 2009, doi:10.1109/MIS.2009.111
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