Personality variables in risk perception, learning and risky choice after safety training: Data of two empirical intervention studies contrasting immersive VR and PowerPoint

Faculty/Professorship: Personality Psychology and Psychological Assessment  
Author(s): Leder, Johannes  ; Horlitz, Tina ; Puschmann, Patrick; Wittstock, Volker; Schütz, Astrid  
Title of the Journal: Data in brief
ISSN: 2352-3409
Publisher Information: Amsterdam [u.a.] : Elsevier
Year of publication: 2018
Volume: 20
Pages: 2017-2019
Language(s): English
DOI: 10.1016/j.dib.2018.08.153
The data provided contains personality variables as well as risk perception, choice data and learning outcomes after safety training which differed between subject regarding whether it was carried out in immersive virtual reality (VR) or as a PowerPoint. The data presented here is reported in the study of Leder et al. (in press) [3] where the impact of presentation medium on safety training effectiveness was investigated.

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Keywords: virtual reality, risk perception, risky taking, learning
Peer Reviewed: Ja
International Distribution: Ja
Open Access Journal: Ja
Type: Article
Year of publication: 14. November 2018