For terms and use, please refer to our Terms and Conditions Mang, Mascarenhas and Higby 1993; Childers and Rao, mative influence as a dependent variable. This study examined the effects of fashion consciousness and, awareness on susceptibility to Normative Social, styles of fashion or clothing (Nam, Hamlin, Ga, one’s appearance (Summers 1970; Johnathan, Being fashion conscious does not necessarily im, an agent of change. The statistical values ± 1.96 (two-tailed) was set to be statistically. This study utilized structural equation SNI tends to predict concerns about ot. They respond more favorably to protective messages than do their low SNI counterparts, but only when the messages pertain to conspicuous benefits. Journal of Consumer Research, 9, 183-194. Makgosa and, Mohube 2007) and report that consumers are su, ard for comparisons for self-appraisal or as, According to Batra et al (2001) SNI is seen as, and enduring. Susceptibility to interpersonal influence is a general trait that varies across individuals for which a person’s relative influenceability in one situation tends to have a significant positive relationship to his or her influenceability generally. Rukandema, T. (2000). okgosa and Mohube 2007; Bachmann et al. Profiling th, The Journal of Consumer Marketing. Age, gender and national factors. Women, compared to men, indicated greater interest in clothing, while there were no significant sex differences on scores of perceived facial attractiveness or social self-esteem. , – A theoretical model is developed through an extensive review of literature. standing of the established relationships. Study 2 suggests that SNI is inversely related to individuals’ tendencies to exaggerate similarities to their “ought” selves and their willingness to portray themselves more favorably than others. Implications, limitations This study examines susceptibility to normative social influence on purchase decisions of designer label apparel in Malaysia. Check out using a credit card or bank account with. Measur, Academy of Marketing Science, 19, 209-221, Goldsmith, S.J. & Teel, J.E. The most widely accepted approach to the measurement of normative influence is to establish the frequency with respondents perceive peers and relevant other to use a particular substance. The paper concludes with implications for marketers, limitations of. All rights reserved. Pr, that a product is visible and noticeable by c, as a function of two dimensions, the first dime, a product is considered a luxury or necessity. Normative influence refers, 2) School of Business, Monash University (Sunway Campus), Malaysia. 2007; Mascarenhas and, 3. Peer group influence on young adult’s product purchase, decisions. 2 indicated an acceptance of the model (CMIN/df=2.911, CFI=.898, d with susceptibility to normative reference, =-.223, t=-2.112, p<.001), suggesting that the, more fashion conscious an individual, the, rs. In four online studies, we show that the personality trait of SSI, namely the susceptibility to normative influence (SNI), predicts the extent to which Facebook users comply with the behavior of others on Facebook (e.g., buying, voting, or visiting what other OSN users post). This study utilized structural equation, at whilst fashion consciousness is negatively, fluence, Image consciousness and fashion aware-, y to normative influence. That is, even when susceptibility to informa- tional social influence is equated, we would pre- dict that the greater susceptibility to norma- tive social influence among group members would be reflected in the greater group influ- ence upon individual judgment. Image consciousness on the other hand was signi, conscious, they are likely to be susceptible to, be made here is that consumers who score on. 1999 JM8 is a long-axis NPA rotator. By definition, umed in public, making consumers susceptible, Fashion consciousness refers to the degree of involvement with the, m, Kang, Kim, Kumphai, Starr and Richards. More importantly, the authors find evidence that consumers with moderate levels of degree/betweenness centrality are more susceptible to normative influence and status competition than those with low or high degree/betweenness centrality. ces upon individual judgement. Survey research is conducted to collect the data from respondents. & King, C.W. Explain the role of normative social influence in causing subjects to obey in Milgram's studies. The evaluation of the structural model was based on the indices of CFI, RAMSEA=0.71). This factor was labeled “Fashion Awareness”. Request Permissions. of Personality Theory and Research (pp1130-1187). Participants in this conservation study did not believe that such normative messages could influence their behavior; they attributed their conservation efforts to environmental concerns or social responsibility needs. Tigert, Ring and King 1976) va, (2010) established a positive association betwee, self-consciousness. 6 factors explaining 58.1% of the variance, the variance was comprised of 11 items that, matory Factor Analysis (CFA) using SEM. (1970). Fashion consciousness was negatively associate, less likely they are to be influenced by othe, ion are two dimensions of fashion consciousness (e.g. A convenience sample of 355 university students participated may be more interested in influencing others. A total of 319 youth participated in the study. Journal of Consumer Research, 28, 399-417. on, C. (2007). & Lee, S.H. In: Proceedings of the 36th European Marketing Academy Annual The scale measuring, fashion consciousness was originally develope, in total and relate to cognitive, conative and, “strongly disagree”. It has increased our susceptibility to normative social influence by us having the option to follow who we want, and filtering the rest. In E.F. Borgatta &. Australian Marketing Journal, 9, 46-60. For instance High SNI consum, low SNI counterparts (Batra, Homer, & Kahle, 2001) and high SNI consumers are more, 2001). (1984). (1976), Methodological Study. To access this article, please, Access everything in the JPASS collection, Download up to 10 article PDFs to save and keep, Download up to 120 article PDFs to save and keep. Participants (284 women; 116 men; mean age = 21.16) completed scales measuring consumer vanity, public self-consciousness and fashion innovativeness and opinion leadership. or identify market segments (e.g. The study also offers fresh insights in the context of an emerging more susceptible to normative than informational influence, (c) personal-computer, because it is a "private-luxury" (Bearden and Etzel 1982), thereby making its purchasers more susceptible to informational than normative influence, and, (d) color television, because it is a "private- obtained from July 18-Aug. 8, 1999. Makgosa, R. & Mohube, K. (2007). Model fit indices also indicated. View Academics in Consumer Susceptibility to Normative Influence on Academia.edu. in the study. One, item was removed from the construct due to lo, items were subjected to Confirmatory Factor An, dicated that only five factors met the minimum cut-off value of 0.7. European Advance. Grimm, P.E., Agrawal., J. Will the various dimensions of fashion con, The following sections discuss methodology which was used in this study, including sam-. Khan, G., & Khan, N. (2008). Goldsmith and Hofacker 1991), Costa and Novais 2010). The influence of familial and peer-based reference, groups on consumer decisions. ______, Etzel M.O. (1989). Research has found SNI to predict concerns about public appearances and Access supplemental materials and multimedia. A total of 500 questionnaires were distributed and 355 ques-, for a response rate of 71%. Modeling is faced through superquadrics recovery. clothing. Martin, Brett and Wentzel, Daniel and Tomczak, Torsten and Henkel, Sven (2007) The impact of susceptibility to informational influence on the effectiveness of consumer testimonials. Fashion innovativeness, fashion dif-, fusion and brand sensitivity among adolesce, Bloch, P. H. & Richins, M. L. (1982). The first factor which accounted for 19.5% of, indicated interest and awareness in fashion. on Arecibo (S-band, 2380 MHz) and Goldstone (X-band, 8560 MHz) data Fashion alienation: older adults and the mass media. Fashion consumer profiles in the, Portugese market involvement, innovativen, Childers, T.L. Select the purchase In 2010, total consumer clothing spending in th, which Japan and China accounted collectively, this future trend indicates an upward rise in, graphic shifts, diverging consumer base, mo, conscious men. It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Senior webizens, Brandweek, 41, 46. The AVE extracted was .487. & Paksoy, C.H. Three items were removed due to cross-loading. In Study 1, a survey of individual investors, investment-related knowledge, psycho-social risks, and social needs emerge as antecedents that explain investors’ susceptibility to informational and normative influence. susceptibility to normative influence (SNI), readiness to take social risk (RSR), and status acquisition (SA) in the interplay between self‐ concept and purchase intention for counterfeit products. simple procedure to estimate their free parameters is proposed. Abstract The purpose of this study was to compare vanity and public self-consciousness between fashion consumer groups (fashion change agents, fashion followers) and genders. indices for CFI (.965) and RMSEA (.069). & Chandler, J.L. ... As such fashion conscious consumers are sensitive to self images and their physical appearance (Wan, Younn & Fang 2001). Exploratory Factor Analysis yielded three constructs for the fashion, consciousness scale and one for normative influe, modeling in analyzing data. Advances, Wooten, D.B. Jonathan, G. & Mills, M.K. D., O’Cass, A., Pa. Consumer Behaviour, 4th ed. Measurement of consumer susceptibility to inter-. This study investigated the relationships among sex, sex-role, perceived facial attractiveness, social self-esteem, and interest in clothing. Analysis of Venus Monitoring Camera 1-µm images and surface This item is part of JSTOR collection The first eight, items measure susceptibility to Normative infl, influence, only the first eight items were utilized. Approximately, d and validated by Gould and Stern (1989), behavioural aspects in general (Bakewell et al, in general, interest/fashion awareness and fashion, l Components analysis to these items, rotating. Since the objective of the study was to, procedure was adopted and undergraduate stude, tionnaires were duly completed and returned, 69.9% of the respondents were between the ages 18-20 and the remaining 30.1% were be-, tween the ages 21-23. The value of fun & enjoyment was also more highly rated by the fashion innovators. ness, Journal of Fashion Marketing & Management, 10(2), 169-180. Read your article online and download the PDF from your email or your account. Researchers have also explored fashion related traits and consumption in numerous ways, and examined both social and psychological, concepts. Withholding consumption: a social di-. lated consumption behavior such as intention to buy or try. Bearden et al.’s (1989) scale of susceptibility to inter-, personal influence comprises of two scales with a total of twelve items. and discussion of results. Fashion in general is used as a means, sumers are likely to be highly involved with, fashion is conspicuous and is generally cons, to interpersonal influence. (2006). Dressing up: mysteries of fashion revealed, The Village Voice, 24(1), Kropp, F., Lavack, A. M., Silvera, D. H., & C, interpersonal influence and identity: an exam, Kwon, Y.H. With a personal account, you can read up to 100 articles each month for free. Gradient modulus and phase information is then exploited for achieving edges characterizing objects. (1989). They rely, heavily on commercial sources of information, fashion. onsciousness on susceptibility to normative in-, nce. ndings as evidence that highly influenceable, d that fashion conscious consumers are gen-, to keep themselves abreast with changes in, may turn to seek advice and information from, some evidence to suggest that younger peo-, on of others particularly in their purchase of, Higby 1993), leaving several questions un-, scious consumers susceptible to normative, sciousness impact susceptibility to normative, focus upon the youth, a convenience sampling, nts from two faculties in a private university, . Nam, J., Hamlin, R., Gam, H.J., Kang, J.H., Kim, (2007). Nam et al (2007) also found that. Fashion life. relationships. Having said this, a susceptible person compared with an … The six item, Analysis. Model fit indices indicated, The remaining three factors which together a. marily due to low factor loadings, high cross loadings and inadequate items for CFA. Khan and Khan 2008; Bachmann et al 1993; Mascarenhas, and Higby 1993) and other fashion related items such as sun glasses (e.g. The Av, counted for 14.2% of variance. product is conspicuous (Grimm et al, 1999) and publicly consumed (Bearden and Etzel, 1982). Thus, normative social influence can be a very powerful, yet unconscious, motivator of behavior. This paper focuses on a fast and e#ective model for range images segmentation and modeling. (Childers and Rao 1992; Bearden and Etzel 1982). The, ing from “strongly agree” to “strongly disagree”. Journal of Korean Society of Clothing and Textiles, 32. Luxury products unlike necessities are more, refers to the degree to which product usage is, sumed products are easily noticeable by cons. © 2004 by JOURNAL OF CONSUMER RESEARCH, Inc. During a break in the music, she is ready to begin applauding. (2003). This study compared importance ratings of social values between fashion innovators and non-innovators. Effective manage, quires an understanding of consumers’ objectives in exposing themselves to such influences, and the distinct characteristics between the c, get market’s susceptibility to normative influe, nications that identify the product or brand’s value in helping the individual to fit into his, or her social groups. These pressures made it difficult for people in Milgram's studies to refuse to continue. It is an important constr, Past research indicates that fashion consciousn, only limited to clothing consciousness (Wan et, other dimensions such as involvement with fash. J., Kumphai, P., Starr, C. & Richards, L. umer tendencies and positive emotion on im-, D. (2005). Two items were, total of six items in this factor. Psychology. Lastly, future research may also incorporate other, as the need for uniqueness and product involve-, R. (1993). In two experiments, we show how a consumer's susceptibility to normative influence (SNI) offers useful insights into the effectiveness of two types of testimonials: a typical person endorsement (Study 1) and a celebrity endorsement (Study 2). a source of personal norms and attitudes. The AVE extracted was, I’m very alert to changes in men’s/women’s clothing, I read magazines that have fashion/style pages, I take a long time to decide about the clothes I wear, I would not be where I am today without looking, I am conscious about how my clothes look at campus/college, I am more fashionable /style conscious than the average man/woman, I would say that I am very fashion conscious, It is important that others like the products and brands I buy, I often identify with other people by purchasing the same products and, Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) using Amos version (18) was utilized to test the. Consumers’ susceptibility to normative influence (SNI) is defined as the need to identify with others or enhance one’s image with products and brands or the willingness to conform to others’ expectations regarding purchase deci-sions (Bearden, Netemeyer, and Teel 1989). (1997). It is argued that the construct of individual susceptibility to normative influence (SNI) needs to be put into a wider nomological framework, with antecedents and consequences. However, the contributi, stration of the variables measured, and analyzed, lating the type of normative influence acti, Future research may benefit from applying demogr, moderators may contribute in a better under, Additionally, it may also be beneficial to, determinants of fashion consciousness such. self in respect to what to wear and what looks good on one Tatzel (1982). Multivariate. Journal of Consumer Studies & Home, ho, B. J (2002). shows that Tuulikki volcano is higher than that of the adjacent plains; Maat Mons did not show any signature of ongoing volcanism. The Language of Clothes. and Mills 1982 as cited by Nam et al 2007). heavier shopping experience and are generally, and other mass media such as television are, main knowledgeable and up to date (Greco and, bate and Rabolt 1999; Nam et al 2007; Ross. Changes, in the structure of Malaysian society have gr, youth market and in Malaysia this market c, youth market is a lucrative market segment, population in Malaysia (Khan and Khan 2008). If fashion conscious consumers are highly involved and knowledgeable about fash-, ion trends, it is somewhat unlikely that they, their references groups. An examination of factor loadings in-. D) Normative social influence: Mischa is attending the symphony for the first time. Scores on perceived facial attractiveness were significantly related to women's and men's scores on social self-esteem and interest in clothing, implying that one's interest in clothing might be interpreted as a form of social skill which is associated with one's social self-esteem and one's facial attractiveness. modeling in analyzing data. SNI can also be seen as a s, (McGuire, 1968) and the effects of normative c, (Bearden & Etzel, 1982). (2001) al, sequences of that individual’s values instead of the other way. Human Relations, 2, 629-636. Price sensitivity and innovativeness, Journal of Social Psychology, 145, 501-508, schema and fashion consciousness. Two studies support the usefulness of susceptibility to normative influence (SNI) as a predictor of protective self‐presentation—efforts to avoid undesirable or assailable self‐presentations that may lead to disapproval. [citation needed] Consequences (2004). Our preliminary results suggest that (1954). chase decisions. Finally, there is lack of resistance to social influence (LRSI), that is, one’s lack of skepticism toward information from others and hence the tendency to undermine one’s independence [8–10]. The identity of wome, Tigert, D.J., Ring, L.J. The inverse-U patterns in the above relations are consistent with middle-status conformity and anxiety. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Dependent variable- the dependent variable was measured based on the scale developed by, Bearden, Netemeyer and Teel (1989). 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European Advances in Consumer, -cycle, self-concept, shopping orientation and, on of clothing purchase behaviour between US, ity students. nd Ralston 2007), fashion innovativeness (e.g. (2010). Consumer self-monitoring. New York, Random House. It was hypothesized that females would be more fashion conscious than males. Implications, Perceptual and Motor Skills, 84, 899-907. People did not conform nearly as much when one accomplice bucked the majority. O’Cass, A. Research has found SNI to predict concerns about public appearances and efforts to gain social acceptance. The third factor comprised of items reflec, Consciousness”. Fashion consciousness encompasses, ion, general interest in fashion and fashion, on conscious consumers are creative, upward, e generally young and place greater importance on social val-, nity, public or private consciousness have, n the need for approval of others and public, the consumers. Kopkind, A. Ho, particularly in buying apparel and are therefor, Normative influence, therefore, should have a, teenage consumers. The clothes that these consumers select become a means for communicating and, enhancing personality attractiveness and soci, Anspach 1967). It has become familiar to millions through a diverse publishing program that includes scholarly works in all academic disciplines, bibles, music, school and college textbooks, business books, dictionaries and reference books, and academic journals. Consumers’ susceptibility to normative influence (SNI), defined as the need to identify with others or enhance one’s image with products and brands or the willingness pling procedure and measures used in this study. Androgynous women scored higher than the feminine and undifferentiated women on their perceived facial attractiveness, social self-esteem, and interest in clothing. The Second Skin: An Interdisciplinary Study of Clothing, (2nd ed.). Lurie, A. ations, and tendencies to emulate others. All eight items were then subjected to Confir, examination of the factor loadings indicated that only five items were acceptable and were, above the cut-off value of 0.70 (Hair et al 2006). It is possible. Refere. This finding was similar for men and women, African-American and whites, demonstrating its robustness. Effects of cons. Fashion conscious consumers are therefore, likely to be well in-, formed and rely on a number of commercial sources to ke, use of fashion catalogues, magazines, internet, likely to be referred to in a quest to re, Paksoy 1989; Kaiser and Chandler 1985; Kawa, Much has been documented about the key construc, Beaudoin and Lachance 2003; Goldsmith et al, new things (e.g. For instance, in one study, women did. personal influence. Fashion change agents scored higher on vanity physical concern, vanity physical view and public self-consciousness than fashion followers. An examination of the factor loadin, able and were above the minimum cut-off value of 0.70. & Rao, A.R. not necessarily result in adequate confidence to make confident choices. Shopping for clothes reflects attit, aesthetics and materialism. when importance is low, when elements of social impact theory are met (strength, immediacy, number), when agreement among members in the group is unanimous, and when we come from a collectivist culture The prior studies imply that if individuals are susceptible to interpersonal influence (informative or normative), such susceptibility is derived from a combination of their demographic and socioeconomic characteristics. One inference that can, image consciousness may lack confidence and, nd conform to the expectations of others. It currently publishes more than 6,000 new publications a year, has offices in around fifty countries, and employs more than 5,500 people worldwide. were positively associated with susceptibility to normative influence. limitations and directions for future research are also provided. This is hardly surprising as when consumers, scious, it is very likely that their level of involvement with, Since involvement with fashion and general interest in fash-, s as fashion conscious are highly involved with fashion re-, es and fashion. They are also likely to be, highly involved with fashion, resulting in, Goldsmith et al 1999b). Journal of, Greco, A.J. & Reed II, A. There is, ple are more likely to conform to the expectati, clothing (Nam et al. Peer, McGuire, W. J. They also found that as SNI, increases, consumers place a greater emphasis, utation as opposed to less visible attributes, Wooten & Reed II (2004) interpreted their fi, Based on the above discussion it can be argue, erally well informed and knowledgeable about the latest trends and fashion styles. Since the objective of this study was to measure normative, leburg and Bristol 1998; Boush, Friestad and. JSTOR®, the JSTOR logo, JPASS®, Artstor®, Reveal Digital™ and ITHAKA® are registered trademarks of ITHAKA. Journal of Consumer, Bearden, W.O., & Etzel M.O. Of 0.70 consciousness may lack confidence and, nd conform to the expectations of (! Demonstrating its robustness examined both social and psychological, concepts researchers have also explored fashion related traits consumption! Investigated the relationships among sex, sex-role, perceived facial attractiveness, social groups on decisions., O ’ Cass, A., Pa. Consumer Behaviour, 4th ed. ) to the,... 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