Social Media and Attentional Bias

Work on a new research proposal, based around the social media and biased attention angle, appraising yourself also in the meantime of the types of paradigm used in attention research to examine preferential attentional allocation, such as: 1. Dot Probe 2. Change blindness, sometimes called the flicker paradigm, which is a visual search to ‘spot the difference’ 3. Emotional Stroop 4. Rapid Serial Visual Presentation (RSVP) 5. Worth also appraising yourself on some of the work of Nilli Lavie on Perceptual load Theory (there is a lot on this but look for a recent review on the topic rather than going through all the papers, this one would be a good start: