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ENG 11011-805 College Writing I (Patterson): Websites

Good Websites

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Online Grammar Check

Qualified Web Sites

NPR- Pop Culture- National Public Radio features on popular culture topics.

Science Daily- Efffects of Unconcious Exposure to Advertising  -The new research, led by cognitive scientist Mark Changizi of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, shows why direct exposure to repeated ads initially increases a consumer’s preference for promoted products, and why the most effective advertisements are the ones consumers don’t even realize they have seen.

American Academy of Pediatrics- Impact of Music, Music Lyrics and Music Videos on Children and Youth - Music plays an important role in the socialization of children and adolescents. Listening to popular music is considered by society to be a part of growing up, this article explores the effects of music on the development of children. 

Using Background Music to Affect the Behavior of Supermarket shoppers- This paper critically reviews the literature available and presents an empirical study that examines the effects of background music on in-store shopping behavior.

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