Publications related to anxiety:
Kojan, L., Burbach, L., Ziefle, Valdez, A. Perceptions of behaviour efficacy, not perceptions of threat, are drivers of COVID-19 protective behaviour in Germany. Humanit Soc Sci Commun 9, 97 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-022-01098-4
- Can digital technology be designed in a way that improves climate-protective behavior on an individual and on a societal level?
- How does storytelling in visualization impact the perception in the public? How can visual communication of data urge people to take action, but not drown them in anxiety?
- How do technology and AI-based media impact opinion formation and fear. Can digitale media and its protocols be design to foster information exchange between different groups in a population without increasing polarization?
- Does xenophobia increase in filter bubbles and between member of different bubbles?
Prof. Dr. André Calero Valdez
Lübeck University, Computer Science
Public health care, mental illness, drug-abuse, violence, chronic diseases, pandemics, etc.