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Susan Fiske
2014
Social comparison pervades our interactions with others, informing us of our standing and motivating improvement, but producing negative emotional and behavioral consequences that can harm relationships and lead to poor health outcomes. Social ...
2014
Sander van der Linden January, 2014 European Journal of Social Psychology, 44(5), 430-440. Environment Psychology Statistics Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
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 ...
Sir Angus Deaton
2014
We document and interpret differences in life evaluation and in hedonic experience between those who live with children and those who do not; most previous literature has concluded that those with children have worse lives. For a sample of 1.8 million ...
Noreen Goldman
2014
The death of a child is one of the most traumatic events that a parent can experience. The psychological and physical consequences of bereavement are well established, and the consequences are more severe for mothers than fathers. However, little is known ...
Elke Weber
2014
There are obvious economic predictors of ability and willingness to invest in environmental sustainability. Yet, given that environmental decisions represent trade-offs between present sacrifices and uncertain future benefits, psychological factors may ...
Alin Coman
2013
Alin Coman December, 2013 With William Hirst and Dora Coman; The SAGE Handbook of Applied Memory, ed. Timothy Perfect and D. Lindsay; SAGE Publications Lte. Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology http://www.uk.sagepub.com/books/Book237290?subject=K00 ...
Elizabeth Levy Paluck
2013
This chapter will not cover the uses of field research for the application of social psychological theory. Instead, this chapter describes the use of field research for development of psychological theory. Field research fosters theoretical development in ...
Susan Fiske
2013
Income inequality undermines societies: The more inequality, the more health problems, social tensions, and the lower social mobility, trust, life expectancy. Given people’s tendency to legitimate existing social arrangements, the stereotype content model ...
Susan Fiske
2013
We integrate two prominent models of social perception dimensionality. In three studies, we demonstrate how the well-established semantic differential dimensions of evaluation and potency relate to the stereotype content model dimensions of warmth and ...
2013
Sander van der Linden December, 2013 Environment and Behavior Energy Environment Psychology Social and Behavioral Psychology External Link ...
Elke Weber
2013
Actions by individuals and households to reduce carbon-based energy consumption have the potential to change the picture of U.S. energy consumption and carbon dioxide emissions in the near term. To tap this potential, however, energy policies and programs ...
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 ...
Joao Biehl
2013
In this article, I return to my engagements with people in the field not only to address the specific circumstances and trajectories I encountered there, but to make a case for allowing our engagement with Others to determine the course of our thinking ...
Janet Currie
2013
This paper asks whether gift exchange generates externalities for people outside of the bilateral relationship between the gift giver and recipient, and whether the nature of this relationship is affected by social networks. We examine this question in ...
Noreen Goldman
2013
Perceived stress is associated with poor health outcomes including negative affect, increased susceptibility to the common cold, and cardiovascular disease; the consequences of perceived stress for mortality, however, have received less attention. This ...
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 ...
Susan Fiske
2013
People everywhere describe their relationships with brands of all kinds in deeply personal ways—we hate our banks, love our smartphones, and think the cable company is out to get us. What's up with that anyway? The HUMAN Brand provides surprising ...
Susan Fiske
2013
People and societies seek to combat harmful events. However, because resources are limited, every wrong righted leaves another wrong left unchecked. Responses must therefore be calibrated to the magnitude of the harm. One underappreciated factor that ...
Eldar Shafir
2013
Why do successful people get things done at the last minute? Why does poverty persist? Why do organizations get stuck firefighting? Why do the lonely find it hard to make friends? These questions seem unconnected, yet Sendhil Mullainathan and Eldar Shafir ...

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