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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 32 Citations 3,784 59 World Ranking 8246 National Ranking 4503

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Public health

James B. Weaver mainly focuses on Social psychology, Developmental psychology, Public health, Anxiety and Health promotion. A large part of his Social psychology studies is devoted to Affect. In general Developmental psychology study, his work on Reliability and Internal consistency often relates to the realm of Factor structure, Action and Large sample, thereby connecting several areas of interest.

His Public health research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social support and Compliance. James B. Weaver combines subjects such as Interpersonal communication, Survey data collection, Television viewing and Perceived vulnerability, Vulnerability with his study of Anxiety. His International health and Health belief model study in the realm of Health promotion connects with subjects such as Communication studies and Social engagement.

His most cited work include:

  • Health information-seeking behaviors, health indicators, and health risks. (121 citations)
  • Perceived vulnerability to crime, criminal victimization experience, and television viewing (108 citations)
  • Social media engagement and public health communication: implications for public health organizations being truly "social". (107 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His scientific interests lie mostly in Social psychology, Developmental psychology, Personality, Clinical psychology and Psychoticism. In general Social psychology study, his work on Interpersonal communication and Affect often relates to the realm of Social perception, Content and Comedy, thereby connecting several areas of interest. The study incorporates disciplines such as Empathy and Gender identity in addition to Developmental psychology.

Type A and Type B personality theory is closely connected to Apprehension in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Personality. James B. Weaver interconnects Eysenck Personality Questionnaire and Aggression in the investigation of issues within Clinical psychology. His Extraversion and introversion research includes themes of Neuroticism and Personality type.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (58.62%)
  • Developmental psychology (34.48%)
  • Personality (24.14%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2009-2019)?

  • Clinical psychology (13.79%)
  • Public health (5.17%)
  • Health promotion (5.17%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

James B. Weaver mostly deals with Clinical psychology, Public health, Health promotion, Health indicator and Mental health. James B. Weaver combines subjects such as Apathy, Male-female relations and Human Males with his study of Clinical psychology. His work in the fields of Public health, such as Health belief model, International health and Health policy, overlaps with other areas such as Social engagement.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System and Self-assessment. His Health indicator study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Reproductive health, Young adult, Quality of life, Multivariate analysis and Environmental health. James B. Weaver performs multidisciplinary study in the fields of Mental health and Body mass index via his papers.

Between 2009 and 2019, his most popular works were:

  • Health information-seeking behaviors, health indicators, and health risks. (121 citations)
  • Social media engagement and public health communication: implications for public health organizations being truly "social". (107 citations)
  • Pornography and men's sexual callousness toward women. (35 citations)

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Best Publications

Effects of an opposite-gender companion's affect to horror on distress, delight, and attraction.

Dolf Zillmann;James B. Weaver;Norbert Mundorf;Charles F. Aust.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1986)

309 Citations

Health information-seeking behaviors, health indicators, and health risks.

James B. Weaver;Darren Mays;Stephanie Sargent Weaver;Gary L. Hopkins.
American Journal of Public Health (2010)

250 Citations

Social media engagement and public health communication: implications for public health organizations being truly "social".

Amy Burnett Heldman;Jessica Schindelar;James B. Weaver.
Public health reviews (2013)

204 Citations

Exploring the Social and Sexual "Reality" of Contemporary Pornography

Hans‐Bernd Brosius;James B. Weaver;Joachim F. Staab.
Journal of Sex Research (1993)

196 Citations

An Examination of Factors Related to Sex Differences in Enjoyment of Sad Films

Mary Beth Oliver;James B. Weaver;Stephanie Lee Sargent.
Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (2000)

181 Citations

Perceived vulnerability to crime, criminal victimization experience, and television viewing

James Weaver;Jacob Wakshlag.
Journal of Broadcasting & Electronic Media (1986)

169 Citations

The Listening Styles Profile (LSP-16): Development and Validation of an Instrument to Assess Four Listening Styles

Kittie W. Watson;Larry L. Barker;James B. Weaver.
International Journal of Listening (1995)

133 Citations

Exploring the links between personality and media preferences

James B. Weaver.
Personality and Individual Differences (1991)

128 Citations

THE GENDER GAP IN THE ENJOYMENT OF TELEVISED SPORTS

Stephanie Lee Sargent;Dolf Zillmann;James B. Weaver.
Journal of Sport & Social Issues (1998)

118 Citations

Effects of Disturbing News on Recall of Subsequently Presented News

Norbert Mundorf;Dan Drew;Dolf Zillmann;James Weaver.
Communication Research (1990)

117 Citations

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