AV communication review

, Volume 12, Issue 3, pp 277–291 | Cite as

Interest, tension, and retentiona1

  • Samuel L. Becker


Galvanic Skin Response Overt Response Average Reliability United Nations Program Viewing Situation 
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© Association for Educational Communications and Technology 1964

Authors and Affiliations

  • Samuel L. Becker
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  1. 1.Division of Television-RadioFilmState University of IowaUSA

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