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PSYC 8296 Social Cognition and Attitudes: Welcome & Course Readings

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PSYC 8296 Course Readings

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Gawronski, B., & Strack, F. (2004). On the propositional nature of cognitive consistency: Dissonance changes explicit, but not implicit attitudes. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 40(4), 535–542. DOI:10.1016/j.jesp.2003.10.005

Guéguen, N., & Stefan, J. (2016). “Green Altruism” Short immersion in natural green environments and helping behavior. Environment and Behavior, 48(2), 324–342. DOI:10.1177/0013916514536576

Haselton, M. G., Bryant, G. A., Wilke, A., Frederick, D. A., Galperin, A., Frankenhuis, W. E., & Moore, T. (2009). Adaptive rationality: An evolutionary perspective on cognitive bias. Social Cognition, 27(5), 733–763. DOI:10.1521/soco.2009.27.5.733

Lee, H., Shimizu, Y., Masuda, T., & Uleman, J. S. (2017). Cultural differences in spontaneous trait and situation inferences. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 48(5), 627–643. DOI:10.1177/0022022117699279 

Lin, T. C., Hwang, L. L., & Lai, Y. J. (2017). Effects of argument quality, source credibility and self‐reported diabetes knowledge on message attitudes: An experiment using diabetes related messages. Health Information & Libraries Journal, 34(3), 225–235. DOI:10.1111.hir.12181

Markus, H. R. (1977). Self-schemata and processing information about the self. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 35(2), 63–78. DOI:10.1037/0022-3514.35.2.63 [Seminal] 

Markus, H. R., & Kitayama, S. (1991). Culture and the self: Implications for cognition, emotion, and motivation. Psychological Review, 98(2), 224–253. DOI:10.1037/0022-3514.35.2.63 [Seminal] 

Markus, H. R., & Nurius, P. (1986). Possible selves. American Psychologist, 41(9), 954–969. DOI:10.1037/0003-066X.41.9.954 [Seminal] 

Nosek, B. A. (2007). Implicit-explicit relations. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 16(2), 65–69. doi:10.1111/j.1467-8721.2007.00477.x

Sabin, J. A., Riskind, R. G., & Nosek, B. A. (2015). Health care providers’ implicit and explicit attitudes toward lesbian women and gay men. American Journal of Public Health, 105(9), 1831–1841. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2015.302631

Sedikides, C., Gaertner, L., & Toguchi, Y. (2003). Pancultural self-enhancement. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84(1), 60–79. DOI:10.1037/0022-3514.84.1.60 [Seminal] 

Spencer, S. J., Logel, C., & Davies, P. G. (2016). Stereotype threat. Annual Review of Psychology, 67, 415–437. DOI:10.1146/annurev-psych-03115-103235

Subašić, E., Reynolds, K. J., Reicher, S. D., & Klandermans, B. (2012). Where to from here for the psychology of social change? Future directions for theory and practice. Political Psychology, 33(1), 61–74. DOI:10.1111/j.1467-9221.2011.00864.x

Taylor, S. E., & Brown, J. D. (1994). Positive illusions and well-being revisited: Separating fact from fiction. Psychological Bulletin, 116(1), 21–27. DOI:10.1037/0033-2909.116.1.21 [Seminal] 

Williams, L. E., & Bargh, J. A. (2008). Experiencing physical warmth promotes interpersonal warmth. Science, 322(5901), 606–667. DOI:10.1126/science.1162548

Other Readings

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