Theory of persuasion where an attitude change occurs on a continuum of elaboration and thus may result in little scrutiny of attitude relevant information.

ELABORATION-LIKELIHOOD MODEL (ELM): "In the elaboration-likelihood model the strength of an idea depends on the amount of elaboration given to it."
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