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#1Richard E. Lucas (MSU: Michigan State University)H-Index: 76
#2William J. Chopik (MSU: Michigan State University)H-Index: 23
Social support has been proposed to be a protective factor that buffers the losses that result from the experience of negative life events. The present study uses data from a large-scale Australian...
#1Levi R. Baker (UNCG: University of North Carolina at Greensboro)H-Index: 11
Feelings of gratitude motivate intimates to maintain valuable relationships. However, it is unknown whether expressions of gratitude similarly increase recipients’ relationship commitment. Two expe...
#1Bengianni Pizzirani (Deakin University)H-Index: 3
#2Gery C. Karantzas (Deakin University)H-Index: 18
Last. Jeffry A. Simpson (UMN: University of Minnesota)H-Index: 93
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Data from the Minnesota Longitudinal Study of Risk and Adaptation (MLSRA) were utilized to provide the first investigation into the early childhood antecedents of dehumanization (i.e., treating ano...
#1Nicholas R. Harp (NU: University of Nebraska–Lincoln)H-Index: 1
#2Catherine C. Brown (NU: University of Nebraska–Lincoln)H-Index: 1
Last. Maital Neta (NU: University of Nebraska–Lincoln)H-Index: 20
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Ambiguous stimuli are useful for assessing emotional bias. For example, surprised faces could convey a positive or negative meaning, and the degree to which an individual interprets these expressio...
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#1Willem Sleegers (Tilburg University)H-Index: 7
#2Travis Proulx (Cardiff University)H-Index: 21
Last. Ilja van Beest (Tilburg University)H-Index: 24
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According to violation–compensation models of cognitive conflict, experiences that violate expected associations evoke a common, biologically based syndrome of aversive arousal, which in turn motivates compensation efforts to relieve this arousal. However, while substantial research shows that people indeed respond with increased arousal to expectancy violating events, evidence for the motivating role of arousal is rarely found. In two within-subjects studies (N = 44 and N = 50), we demonstrate ...
#1Mario Wenzel (University of Mainz)H-Index: 10
#2Doris Staab (University of Mainz)
Last. Manon A. van Scheppingen (Tilburg University)H-Index: 6
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The transition to parenthood is accompanied by declined self-esteem levels, which may be explained by parents’ relationship satisfaction. However, prior research examined self-esteem only shortly b...
Although right-wing authoritarianism (RWA) and social dominance orientation (SDO) are the two most studied individual difference correlates of prejudice, debate remains over their status as endurin...
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#1David J. Hauser (Queen's University)H-Index: 9
#2Norbert Schwarz (SC: University of Southern California)H-Index: 139
Bodily sensations impact metaphorically related judgments. Are such effects obligatory or do they follow the logic of knowledge accessibility? If the latter, the impact of sensory information shoul...
People automatically infer others’ personality (e.g., trustworthiness) based on facial appearance, and such facial stereotype biases predict real-world consequences across political, legal, and bus...
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Previous research testing the hedonic editing hypothesis examined preferences for the timing of events that happen to the self—asking, for example, whether people prefer to experience two positive ...
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