Electrodermal activity as a measure of emotions in media accessibility research : methodological considerations
Matamala, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Soler Vilageliu, Olga (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Iturregui-Gallardo, Gonzalo (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Jankowska, Anna (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
Méndez Ulrich, Jorge Luis (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)

Date: 2020
Abstract: This article proposes electrodermal activity (EDA) as a new objective measure for experimental studies in media accessibility. It first presents a theoretical framework in which the concept of emotion and its categorisation are presented. It then explains how EDA can be used to measure emotional reaction: the article reports on experimental design, participant selection, stimuli preparation, data collection devices, experimental procedure and data analysis. It also discusses briefly how EDA can be combined with other measures. Overall, the article provides a general methodological framework for the implementation of electrodermal activity as a measure of emotions in media accessibility research.
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Language: Anglès
Document: article ; recerca ; publishedVersion
Subject: Media accessibility ; Reception studies ; Electrodermal activity ; Psychophysiology ; Emotions
Published in: JoSTrans: Journal of Specialised Translation, Núm. 33 (2020) , ISSN 1740-357X

Adreça original: https://www.jostrans.org/issue33/art_matamala.php

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