SRS Topic Summary: Participants


FITD

The participants in the foot-in-the-door studies that are summarized here were overwhelmingly college students or people who were randomly selected from the telephone directory. In some cases, people were approached at restaurants, at libraries, or looked up as a population with "special" needs. In some studies, participants were approached while walking along university walkways. All the studies were done at various places in the U.S. exept for one which was done in Israel.


DITF

In most of the door-in-the-face studies, participants were college students or people who were selected from the telephone directory in the target area. Some of the participants were approached while walking along university walkways. Majority of the studies were done in the U.S. However, one study was done at a university in Israel.


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