AbstractThis study preliminarily explores people's psychological state resulted from SARS crisis using questionnaire survey. Both risk event characteristics and personal characters can influence subjects' perception, and accordingly disturb psychology and behaviour. The knowledge of SARS, risk characteristics, willingness, conformity, relying on family and so on, can predict one's psychological state to some extent. This study contemporarily probes into spread rule of psychological panic, and put forward "moderating effect of risk locus center" to explain psychological panic.
Received 28 June 2004
Published 20 July 2005
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XIE Xiaofei,ZHENG Rui,XIE Dongmei,WANG Hui. Analysis on Psychological Panic Phenomenon of SARS[J]. Acta Scientiarum Naturalium Universitatis Pekinensis, 2005, 41(4): 628-639.