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Miguel Centeno
2016
War is a paradox. On the one hand, it destroys bodies and destroys communities. On the other hand, it is responsible for some of the strongest human bonds and has been the genesis of many of our most fundamental institutions.   War and Society addresses ...
2015
Sander van der Linden November, 2015 Science Communication Culture Education Environment Media Politics Psychology Science Science and Technology Social and Behavioral Psychology Download File External Link ...
2015
Sander van der Linden November, 2015 Perspectives on Psychological Science, 10(6), 758-763. Education Energy Environment Politics Psychology Science Domestic and Social Policy Environment and Energy Social and Behavioral Psychology Download File External ...
2015
Sander van der Linden August, 2015 Personality and Individual Differences, 87, 171-173. Education Environment Politics Psychology Science Social and Behavioral Psychology Download File External Link ...
2015
Sander van der Linden June, 2015 Nature Climate Change, 5(7), 612-613. Education Energy Environment Politics Psychology Science Statistics Environment and Energy Social and Behavioral Psychology Download File External Link ...
2015
Sander van der Linden April, 2015 Energy Environment Politics Psychology Science Environment and Energy Science and Technology Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
Susan Fiske
2014
People’s social and political opinions are grounded in their moral concerns about right and wrong. We examine whether five moral foundations—harm, fairness, ingroup, authority, and purity—can influence political attitudes of liberals and conservatives ...
2014
We argue that the politician-versus-citizen distrust depends on a failure of relational accountability, citizens’ lacking trust in politicians’ shared intentions. Politicians have a goal to get and maintain power, and voters have a goal to elect ...
Markus Prior
2014
Even though visual images and television are ubiquitous in politics, surveys rarely use visuals to assess what people know about politics. I measure visual political knowledge in a series of experiments that ask otherwise identical questions using either ...
Elke Weber
2013
Elke Weber December, 2013 With Slovic, P. Chapter in: Regulation of Toxic Substances and Hazardous Waste (2nd edition, 2011) (Applegate, Gabba, Laitos, and Sachs, Editors), Foundation Press. International Security Politics Psychology Domestic and Social ...
Markus Prior
2013
Political communication research has long been plagued by inaccurate self-reports of media exposure. Dilliplane, Goldman, and Mutz (2013) propose a new survey-based measure of “televised exposure to politics” that avoids some of the features that lead to ...
Grigore Pop-Eleches
2013
Grigore Pop-Eleches July, 2013 With Joshua Tucker; Electoral Studies, In Press Psychology Politics Social and Behavioral Psychology http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0261379413000887 ...
2013
Keren Yarhi-Milo July, 2013 International Security, Vol. 38, No. 1 Politics Foreign Policy Psychology National Security, Intelligence and Defense http://www.mitpressjournals.org/doi/abs/10.1162/ISEC_a_00128 ...
Helen Milner
2013
Debate over the effectiveness of foreign aid has raged on despite a paucity of information about recipients’ actual views of development assistance, especially as citizens compare aid to domestic government programs. We argue that citizens may see foreign ...
Markus Prior
2013
Annual Reviews This article examines if the emergence of more partisan media has contributed to political polarization and led Americans to support more partisan policies and candidates. Congress and some newer media outlets have added more partisan ...
Grigore Pop-Eleches
2013
In this article, we test the effect of communist-era legacies on the large and temporally resilient deficit in civic participation in post-communist countries. To do so, we analyze data from 157 surveys conducted between 1990 and 2009 in twenty-four post ...
Elizabeth Levy Paluck
2012
Wiley Online Library Can a soap opera influence political attitudes and engagement among U.S. Latinos, particularly those perceiving a threat from immigration legislation? The extended contact hypothesis predicts that ingroup fictional characters can ...
Deborah Prentice
2012
Promoting human rights means changing behavior: Changing the behavior of governments that mistreat suspected criminals, opponents of their policies, supporters of their political rivals, and members of particular gender, ethnic, or religious groups; ...
Elke Weber
2012
A green growth agenda requires policy makers, from local to supranational levels, to examine and influence behavior that impacts economic, social, and environmental outcomes on multiple scales. Behavioral and social change, in addition or conjunction with ...
2012
The influence of “ethnic politics” has been demonstrated in a range of empirical studies of economic growth, violence, and public goods provision. While others have raised concerns about the measurement of ethnic variables in these works, we seek to ...

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