Kaitlin S. Fitzgerald

List of John Benjamins publications for which Kaitlin S. Fitzgerald plays a role.


Carpenter, Jordan M.A., Melanie C. Green and Kaitlin S. Fitzgerald 2018 Mind-reading motivation: Individual differences in desire to perspective-take influence narrative processingScientific Study of Literature 8:2, pp. 211–238 | Article
Previous research suggests a link between perspective-taking and the tendency to become immersed in narratives or literature. We extend that research by considering both individual differences and persuasion outcomes. Specifically, Mind-Reading Motivation (MRM) is an individual difference in the… read more
Fitzgerald, Kaitlin S. and Melanie C. Green 2017 Chapter 3. Narrative persuasion: Effects of transporting stories on attitudes, beliefs, and behaviorsNarrative Absorption, Hakemulder, Frank, Moniek M. Kuijpers, Ed S. Tan, Katalin Bálint and Miruna M. Doicaru (eds.), pp. 49–67 | Chapter
Narrative transportation theory is used to explain the processes that occur when an individual experiences a story. Transportation refers to the feeling of being immersed in a narrative, a state of cognitive, affective, and mental imagery engagement. Transportation can occur across media for both… read more