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Therefore, vitality salience is proposed to be the converse of mortality salience: just as one can acknowledge and cogitate upon (or defensively work to deny) death, one can also become aware of the truth that life is current.
The specific way that mortality salience is experimentally induced is also important.
Salience stems from awareness building but also from the longer-term impact of positive emotional experiences.
salary, work hours per work week, weekend work hours, years of teaching experience, number of agriculture teachers per school, school community type, average number of students per class, work salience, and perceived family-supportive work culture) by gender among secondary school agriculture teachers.
Local characteristics, specifically the interaction between native and immigrant populations, influence the nature of the debates and the salience of different dimensions.
1987), Price argued that polarization between the two majors should be attributed to the heightened salience of group identity resulted from news exposure.
In this model, the salience of B-U visual attention is written as [SM.
In several of the studies, the researchers used low mortality salience annuity descriptions, such as, "In return for that lump-sum investment, you receive a series of regular monthly payments each year you live, after which any remaining amount stays with the financial company," versus "In return for that lump-sum investment, you receive a series of regular monthly payments until you die, after which any remaining amount stays with the financial company.
This literature also presents evidence for distinctions in the way individuals process the two forms of normative information which could help bolster arguments for differential effects of factors such as issue salience, importance, personal relevance, and controllability.
2012), we predicted that the GRE would be strongest under the combined salience condition, compared to either in-group salience or out-group salience alone.
If confirmed, it would support the notion that pre-exposure reduces the effective salience of cues to a level below that controlled by novel stimuli (e.
While Wachman clearly documents Taiwan's strategic salience (real and perceived), other factors may be important as well.