When the risks are low: the impact of absolute and comparative information on disturbance and understanding in US and UK samples

Harris, P.R. and Smith, V. (2005) When the risks are low: the impact of absolute and comparative information on disturbance and understanding in US and UK samples. Psychology and Health, 20 (3). pp. 319-330. ISSN 0887-0446

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Authors/Creators:
  • Harris, P.R.
  • Smith, V.
Keywords: risk perception; absolute risk; comparative risk; optimistic bias; deep vein thrombois
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Science (Sheffield) > Department of Psychology (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Miss Anthea Tucker
Date Deposited: 19 Oct 2009 09:17
Last Modified: 19 Oct 2009 09:17
Published Version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08870440512331317689
Status: Published
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Identification Number: 10.1080/08870440512331317689

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