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Socially anxious and confident men interact with a forward virtual woman: an experimental study

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Background Male volunteers entered an immersive virtual reality that depicted a party, where they were approached by a lone virtual woman who initiated a conversation. The goal was to study how socially anxious and socially confident men would react to this event. Interest focused on whether the socially anxious participants would exhibit sustained anxiety during the conversation or whether this would diminish over time, and differ from the responses of the more socially confident men. Method...

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Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1371/journal.pone.0032931

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Experimental Psychology
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Author
Publisher:
Public Library of Science Publisher's website
Journal:
PLoS ONE Journal website
Volume:
7
Issue:
4
Pages:
ARTN e32931
Publication date:
2012-04-11
Acceptance date:
2012-02-06
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EISSN:
1932-6203
ISSN:
1932-6203
Source identifiers:
325040
Language:
English
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Local pid:
pubs:325040
Deposit date:
2013-11-16

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