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Video Games Medicine & Life Sciences
Aggression Medicine & Life Sciences
computer game Social Sciences
Emotions Medicine & Life Sciences
Communication Engineering & Materials Science
news Social Sciences
Violence Medicine & Life Sciences
Research Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1987 2020

Spontaneous approach reactions toward social media cues

Du, J., van Koningsbruggen, G. M. & Kerkhof, P., 2020, In : Computers in Human Behavior. 103, p. 101 108 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Social Media

The role of disclosure in relationships

Willems, Y. E., Finkenauer, C. & Kerkhof, P., 1 Feb 2020, In : Current opinion in psychology. 31, p. 33-37 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalReview articleAcademicpeer-review

Self Disclosure

Absorbed Character Engagement: From social cognition responses to the experience with fictional constructions.

Balint, K. & Tan, E., 2019, Screening Characters: Theories of Character in Film, Television, and Interactive Media. Riis, J. & Taylor, A. (eds.). Routledge, p. 209-229 (AFI Film Readers).

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademicpeer-review

social cognition
qualitative interview

A tale of two swamps: Transformations of a metaphorical frame in online partisan media

Burgers, C. F., Jong Tjien Fa, M. & de Graaf, A., 2019, In : Journal of Pragmatics. 141, p. 57-66

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

online media
political agenda
political actor

Beyond the Dichotomous Vote: Can Expressive Ballots Increase Ideological Congruence and Decrease Parliamentary Polarization?

Meijers, M., Ellenbroek, V. & Krouwel, A., 2019, In : Government and Opposition.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

parliamentary election

Activities 2002 2019

Assessment of an optimistic bias in social media messages

I.E. Vermeulen (Speaker), Benthe S. Spijkers (Speaker), Suzana Bašić (Speaker), A.S. Fokkens (Speaker), Jaap W. Ouwerkerk (Speaker), G.M. van Koningsbruggen (Speaker)
8 Feb 2019

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

From monologues to dialogues: Interactivity in company social media use

Christine Moser (Examiner)
16 May 2018

Activity: PhD thesis ExaminationPhD thesis examination

The triple challenge of the centre left in Europe

André Krouwel (Speaker)
25 May 2018

Activity: Lecture / PresentationProfessional

COST Conspiracy Beliefs Bilderberg Meeting

André Krouwel (Participant)
25 May 201826 May 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventConferenceAcademic


2018 Teacher Talent Award (nominated)

Britta Brugman (Recipient), 2018


social science

Best Paper Award - ICA

Mariken van der Velden (Recipient), 18 May 2018


Bob Heath best Faculty paper award

Peter Kerkhof (Recipient), 21 May 2015


Brain Activation upon Ideal-Body Media Exposure and Peer Feedback in Young Females

Jolanda Veldhuis (Recipient), M van der Meulen (Recipient), B.R. Braams (Recipient), S. Peters (Recipient), Elly Konijn (Recipient) & E.A. Crone (Recipient), May 2017


Public Opinion

Press / Media

10 unsettling facts about schadenfreude (Psychology Today)

Jaap W. Ouwerkerk


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Il piacere delle disgrazie altrui (Azione)

Jaap W. Ouwerkerk


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research

‘Nuchtere kijk op cartoons’

Christian Burgers


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Other