The Oxford Encyclopedia of Health and Risk Message Design and Processing

The Oxford Encyclopedia of Health and Risk Message Design and Processing provides in-depth coverage of the societal, message, source, channel, and receiver influences contributing to health and risk messaging effects and effectiveness. It features state-of-the-art articles from leading experts worldwide and affords a resource for scholarship and understanding. It also illuminates uncertainty as it pertains to evidence from the perspectives of scientists, policymakers, the media, public relations organizations, and the public. The encyclopedia is available as a thematic print collection. All of the articles also appear online as part of the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication.

Editor in Chief

 Roxanne Parrott, Pennsylvania State University

Editorial Board

 Collins Airhihenbuwa, Saint Louis University

 Nurit Guttman, Tel Aviv University

 Nancy Grant Harrington, University of Kentucky

 Michael Mackert, University of Texas

 Kami Silk, Michigan State University

 

Articles

A Case Study: Targeting the Stop.Think.Connect. Cybersecurity Campaign to University Campuses (Matthew W. Savage, Sarah E. Jones, Jenna E. Reno, Shari Veil)
Active Involvement Interventions in Health and Risk Messaging (Kathryn Greene, Smita C. Banerjee, Anne E. Ray, Michael L. Hecht)
Advocacy Groups as Agents for Change in Health and Risk Messaging (Jen Ptacek, Kirstin N. Dolick, Marifran Mattson)
Anger in Health and Risk Messaging (Claude H. Miller, Reinaldo Cortes Quantip)
Anticipated Regret (Marcel Zeelenberg)
Cultivation in Health and Risk Messaging (Mohan Jyoti Dutta, Satveer Kaur-Gill, Naomi Tan)
Embarrassment and Health and Risk Messaging (Spring Chenoa Cooper, P. Christopher Palmedo)
Entertainment-Education and Health and Risk Messaging (Suruchi Sood, Amy Henderson Riley, Kristine Cecile Alarcon)
Exemplification Theory in Health and Risk Messaging (Patric R. Spence, David Westerman, Robert G. Rice)
Faith Communities and the Potential for Health Promotion (Alice M. Kiger, Donna M. Fagan, Edwin R. van Teijlingen)
Fear Arousal and Health and Risk Messaging (Jessica Gall Myrick, Robin L. Nabi)
Grounded Theory Methodology (Paul Sebastian Ruppel, Günter Mey)
Health Literacy and Health/Risk Communication (Michael Mackert, Sara Champlin, Jisoo Ahn)
Health Promotion and Risk Reduction in Congregations (Dennis Myers, Terry A. Wolfer, Maria L. Hogan)
Health-Related Warning Message Processing (Christopher B. Mayhorn, Michael S. Wogalter)
Humor in Health and Risk Messaging (John C. Meyer, Steven J. Venette)
Knowledge and Comprehension (Ashley R. Kennard, Courtney Anderegg, David Ewoldsen)
Lay Risk Management (Erik Löfmarck)
Location-Based Ads and Exposure to Health and Risk Messages (Jonathan van 't Riet, Jorinde Spook, Paul E. Ketelaar, Arief Hühn)
Measuring Graph Literacy (Rocio Garcia-Retamero, Dafina Petrova, Adam Feltz, Edward T. Cokely)
Memory for Media Content in Health Communication (Soyoon Kim, Brian G. Southwell)
Mental Models of Risk (Ann Bostrom)
Message Convergence Framework Applied to Health and Risk Messaging (Kathryn E. Anthony, Timothy L. Sellnow, Steven J. Venette, Sean P. Fourney)
Meta-Analysis in Health and Risk Messaging (Simon Zebregs, Gert-Jan de Bruijn)
Mood's Role in Selective Exposure to Health and Risk Information (Melissa J. Robinson, Silvia Knobloch-Westerwick)
Network Analysis and Health and Risk Messaging (Frank Tutzauer, Thomas Hugh Feeley)
Numeracy in Health and Risk Messaging (Priscila G. Brust-Renck, Julia Nolte, Valerie F. Reyna)
Nutrition Labeling in Health and Risk Messaging in Asia (May O. Lwin, Jerrald Lau, Andrew Z. H. Yee, Cyndy Au)
Patterns of Reasoning (William Mosley-Jensen, Edward Panetta)
Physiological Measures of Wellness and Message Processing (Kory Floyd, Corey A. Pavlich, Dana R. Dinsmore)
Positive Affect Related to Health and Risk Messaging (Mengfei Guan, Jennifer L. Monahan)
Recruiting Opinion Leaders for the United Kingdom ASSIST Programme (Jo Holliday, Suzanne Audrey, Rona Campbell, Laurence Moore)
Rehabilitation Groups (Toby Raeburn)
Risk Governance (Rolf Lidskog)
Risk Perceptions and Risk Characteristics (Hye-Jin Paek, Thomas Hove)
Self-Affirmation (Xiaoquan Zhao)
Sensation Seeking (Nancy Grant Harrington)
Social Amplification of Risk in Health and Risk Messaging (Yulia A. Strekalova, Janice L. Krieger)
Social Cognitive Theory Applied to Health and Risk Messaging (Steven H. Kelder, Deanna M. Hoelscher, Ross Shegog)
Social Marketing Applied to Health and Risk Messaging (R. Craig Lefebvre, P. Christopher Palmedo)
Source Credibility, Expertise, and Trust in Health and Risk Messaging (Kristin Page Hocevar, Miriam Metzger, Andrew J. Flanagin)
Structuration Theory and Health and Risk Messaging (Joel Iverson, Tomeka Robinson, Steven J. Venette)
Text Features Related to Message Comprehension (Jessica Gasiorek, R. Kelly Aune)
Theory of Mind and Communication in Health and Risk Messaging (M. Jeffrey Farrar, Yao Guan, Kaitlyn Erhardt)
Thought Speed and Health Communication (Kaite Yang, Emily Pronin)
Transportation Theory Applied to Health and Risk Messaging (Melanie C. Green, Kaitlin Fitzgerald)
Using Pictures in Health and Risk Messages (Sarah C. Vos, Elisia Cohen)
Viral Marketing and Exposure to Health and Risk Messages (Helena Sofia Rodrigues, Manuel José Fonseca)
Vividness (Patrick J. Ewell, Rosanna E. Guadagno)
Worry and Rumination as a Consideration When Designing Health and Risk Messages (Tamara D. Afifi, Ariana Shahnazi, Kathryn Harrison)