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Silveira, S., Graupmann, V., Agthe, M., Gutyrchik, E. , Blautzik, J., Demirçapa, I., Berndt, A., Bao, Y., Poeppel, E., Frey, D., Reiser, M., Hennig-Fast, K. (in press) Existential neuroscience: Effects of mortality salience on the neurocognitive processing of attractive opposite-sex faces. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience SCAN.


Silveira, S., Gutyrchik, E., Wetherell, G., Frey, D., Blautzik, J., Meindl, T., Reiser, M., Bao, Y., Poeppel, E., & Graupmann, V. (in press) Ceci n’est pas la mort: Evidence for the recruitment of self-reference from surrealistic art under mortality salience. European Journal of Social Psychology


Graupmann, V. & Frey, D. (2014) Bad examples: How thinking about blind obedience can induce responsibility and courage. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 20(2), 124-134.


Mikels, J. A., Reed, A. E., Hardy, L. N., & Loeckenhoff, C. E. (2014). Positive emotions across the adult life span. In M. M. Tugade, M. N. Shiota, & L. D. Kirby (Eds.), Handbook of Positive Emotions (pp. 256-272). New York: Guilford Press.


Reed, A. E., Chan, L., & Mikels, J. A. (2014). Meta-analysis of the age-related positivity effect: Age differences in preferences for positive over negative information. Psychology and Aging, 29(1), 1-15.  doi: 10.1037/a0035194


Stark, D. P., Choplin, J. M., Mikels, J. A., & *McDonnell, A. S. (2014). Complex decision-making and cognitive aging call for enhanced protection of seniors contemplating reverse mortgages. Arizona State Law Journal, 46(1), 300-364.


Treger, S., Sprecher, S., & Erber, R. (in press). Laughing and liking: Exploring the interpersonal effects of humor use in social interactions. European Journal of Social Psychology.


Graupmann, V., Peres, I., Michaely, T., Meindl, T, Frey, D., Reiser, M., Pöppel, E., Fehse, K., & Gutyrchik, E. (2013). Culture and its neurofunctional correlates when death is in mind. Neuroscience Letters, 548, 239-243.


Mikels, J. A., Cheung, E., Cone, J., & Gilovich, T. (2013). The dark side of intuition: Aging and increases in nonoptimal intuitive decisions. Emotion, 13(2), 189-195. doi:10.1037/a0030441


Gruber, J., Purcell, A. L., Perna, M. J., & Mikels, J. A. (2013). Letting go of the bad: Deficit in maintaining negative, but not positive, emotion in bipolar disorder.Emotion, 13(1), 168-175. doi:10.1037/a0029381


Reed, A. E., Mikels, J. A., & Löckenhoff, C. E. (2013). Preferences for choice across adulthood: Age trajectories and potential mechanisms. Psychology and Aging, 28(3), 625-632. doi:10.1037/a0031399


Mikels, J. A., & Reuter-Lorenz, P. A. (2013).  Emotion and working memory.  In H. Pashler (Ed.), Encyclopedia of the Mind.


Choplin, J. M., Stark, D. P., & Mikels, J. A. (2013). Cognitive barriers to rational home loan decision making: Implications for mortgage counseling. In A. Di Fabio (Ed.), Psychology of Counseling (pp. 299-331). Hauppauge, NY: Nova Biomedical Books.


Gawronski, B., & Quinn, K. A. (2013). Guilty by mere similarity: Assimilative effects of facial resemblance on automatic evaluationJournal Of Experimental Social Psychology49(1), 120-125. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2012.07.016


Yantis, C. & Schiffrin, H.H. (2013). Do positive and negative emotion have a symmetrical effect on creativity? Journal of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, 23, 48-54.


Graupmann, V., Jonas, E., Meier, E., Hawelka, S., & Aichhorn, M. (2012). Reactance, the self, and its group: When threats to freedom come from the ingroup versus the outgroupEuropean journal of social psychology42(2), 164-173.


Reed, A. E., Mikels, J. A., & Loeckenhoff, C. E. (2012). Choosing with confidence: Self-efficacy and preferences for choice. Judgment and Decision Making, 7(2), 173-180.


Broome, R., Gard, D. E., & Mikels, J. A. (2012). Test-retest reliability of an emotion maintenance task. Cognition & Emotion, 26(4), 737-747. doi:10.1080/02699931.2011.613916


Quinn, K. A., & Rosenthal, H. E. S. (2012). Categorizing others and the self: How social memory structures guide social cognition and behavior. Learning and Motivation. doi: 10.1016/j.lmot.2012.05.008. Invited contribution to special issue: “Remembering the future.”


Graupmann, V., Erber, R., & Poe, J. (2011). Affect regulation and decision making: Risk as a social constraint. Basic And Applied Social Psychology33(1), 16-23. doi:10.1080/01973533.2010.539959


Mikels, J. A., Maglio, S. J., Reed, A. E., & Kaplowitz, L. J. (2011). Should I go with my gut? Investigating the benefits of emotion-focused decision making.Emotion, 11(4), 743-753. doi: 10.1037/a0023986


Cheung, E. O. & Mikels, J. A. (2011). I’m feeling lucky: The relationship between affect and risk-seeking in the framing effect. Emotion, 11(4), 852-859. doi: 10.1037/a0022854


Gard, D. E., Cooper, S., Fisher, M., Genevsky, A., Mikels, J. A., & Vinogradov, S. (2011). Evidence for an emotion maintenance deficit in schizophrenia.Psychiatry Research, 187, 24-29. doi: 10.1016/j.psychres.2010.12.018


Quinn, K. A., & Olson, J. M. (2011). Regulatory framing and collective action: The interplay of individual self-regulation and group behavior. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 41, 2457-2478.


Quinn, K. A., & Macrae, C. N. (2011). The face and person perception: Insights from social cognition. British Journal of Psychology, 102, 849-867. Invited contribution to special issue: “Person perception 25 years after Bruce and Young (1986).”


Cassidy, K. D., Quinn, K. A., & Humphreys, G. W. (2011). The influence of ingroup/outgroup categorization on same- and other-race face processing: The moderating role of inter- versus intra-racial context. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47, 811-817.


Mikels, J. A., Loeckenhoff, C. E., Maglio, S. J., Goldstein, M. K., Garber, A., & Carstensen, L. L. (2010). Following your heart or your head: Focusing on emotions versus information differentially influences the decisions of younger and older adults. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 16(1), 87-95. doi: 10.1037/a0018500


Sullivan, S., Mikels, J. A., & Carstensen, L. L. (2010). You never lose the ages you’ve been: Affective perspective taking in older adults. Psychology and Aging 25(1), 229-234. doi: 10.1037/a0018383; 10.1037/a0018383.supp


Shamaskin, A. M., Mikels, J. A., & Reed, A. E. (2010). Getting the message across: Age differences in the positive and negative framing of healthcare messages. Psychology and Aging, 25(3), 746-751. doi: 10.1037/a0018431


Quinn, K. A., Mason, M. F., & Macrae, C. N. (2010). When Arnold is “The Terminator,” we no longer see him as a man: The temporal determinants of person perception. Experimental Psychology, 57, 27-35.


Hodsoll, J., Quinn, K. A., & Hodsoll, S. (2010). Attentional prioritization of infant faces is limited to own-race infants. PLoS ONE, 5, e12509. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0012509


Mikels, J. A., & Reed, A. E. (2009). Monetary losses do not loom large in later life: Age differences in the framing effect. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 64B(4), 457-460. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbp043


Mikels, J. A., Reed, A. E., & Simon, K. I. (2009). Older adults place lower value on choice relative to young adults. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 64B(4), 443-446. doi: 10.1093/geronb/gbp021


Samanez-Larkin, G. R., Robertson, E. R., Mikels, J. A., Carstensen, L. L., Gotlib, I. H. (2009). Selective attention to emotion in the aging brain. Psychology and Aging, 24(3), 519-529. doi: 10.1037/a0016952


Cohn, M. A., Fredrickson, B. L., Brown, S. L., Mikels, J. A., & Conway, A. (2009). Happiness unpacked: Positive emotions increase life satisfaction by building resilience. Emotion, 9(3), 361-368. doi: 10.1037/a0015952


Quinn, K. A., Mason, M. F., & Macrae, C. N. (2009). Familiarity and person construal:  Individual knowledge moderates the automaticity of category activation.European Journal of Social Psychology, 39, 852-861.


Mikels, J. A., Reuter-Lorenz, P. A., Beyer, J. A., & Fredrickson, B. L. (2008). Emotion and working memory: Evidence for domain-specific processes for affective maintenance. Emotion, 8(2), 256-266. doi: 10.1037/1528-3542.8.2.256


Reed, A. E., Mikels, J. A., & Simon, K. I. (2008). Older adults prefer less choice than younger adults. Psychology and Aging, 23(3), 671-675. doi: 10.1037/a0012772


Ersner-Hershfield, H., Mikels, J. A., Sullivan, S. J., & Carstensen, L. L. (2008). Poignancy: Mixed emotional experience in the face of meaningful endings. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 94(1) 158-167. doi: 10.1037/0022-3514.94.1.158


Stevenson, R. A., Mikels, J. A., & James, T. W. (2007). Characterization of affective norms for English words by discrete emotional categories. Behavior Research Methods, 39(4), 1020-1024. doi: 10.3758/BF03192999


Erber, R., & Markunas, S. (2006). Managing affective states. In J. P. Forgas (Ed.) , Affect in social thinking and behavior (pp. 253-266). New York, NY US: Psychology Press.


Jonas, E., Graupmann, V., & Frey, D. (2006). The influence of mood on the search for supporting versus conflicting information: Dissonance reduction as a means of mood regulation?Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin32(1), 3-15.


Carstensen, L. L., Mikels, J. A., & Mather, M. (2006).  Aging and the intersection of cognition, motivation and emotion.  In J. Birren & K.W. Schaie (Eds.) Handbook of the Psychology of Aging, San Diego: Academic Press. Sixth Edition. (pp. 343-362). doi: 10.1037/0882-7974.22.1.134


Britton, J. C., Taylor, S. F., Berridge, K. C., Mikels, J. A., & Liberzon, I. (2006). Differential subjective and psychophysiological responses to socially and nonsocially generated emotional stimuli. Emotion, 6(1), 150-155. doi: 10.1037/1528-3542.6.1.150


Mikels, J. A., Larkin, G. R., Reuter-Lorenz, P. A., & Carstensen, L. L. (2005). Divergent trajectories in the aging mind: Changes in working memory for affective versus visual information with age. Psychology and Aging, 20(4), 542-553. doi: 10.1037/0882-7974.20.4.542


Carstensen, L. L. & Mikels, J. A. (2005). At the intersection of emotion and cognition: Aging and the positivity effect. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 14(3), 117-121. doi: 10.1111/j.0963-7214.2005.00348.x


 Mikels, J. A., Fredrickson, B. L., Larkin, G. R., Lindberg, C. M., Maglio, S. J., & Reuter-Lorenz, P. A. (2005). Emotional category data on images from the International Affective Picture System. Behavior Research Methods, 37(4), 626-630. doi: 10.3758/BF03192732


Keller, M., Fredrickson, B., Ybarra, O., Côté, S., Johnson, K., Mikels, J., Conway, A. & Wager, T. (2005). A warm heart and a clear head: The contingent effects of weather on mood and cognition. Psychological Science, 16(9), 724-731. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9280.2005.01602.x


Quinn, K. A., & Macrae, C. N. (2005). Categorizing others: The dynamics of person construal. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 88, 467-479.


Macrae, C. N., Quinn, K. A., Mason, M. F., & Quadflieg, S. (2005). Understanding others: The face and person construal. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 89, 686-695.


Wegner, D. M., Erber, R., & Raymond, P. (2004). Transactive Memory in Close Relationships. In H. T. Reis, C. E. Rusbult (Eds.) , Close relationships: Key readings (pp. 269-279). Philadelphia, PA US: Taylor & Francis.


Mikels, J. A. & Reuter-Lorenz, P. A. (2004). Neural gate keeping: The role of interhemispheric interactions in resource allocation and selective filtering.Neuropsychology, 18(2), 328-339. doi: 10.1037/0894-4105.18.2.328


Park, D. C., Welsh, R. C., Marshuetz, C., Gutchess, A. H., Mikels, J., Polk, T. A., Noll, D. C., & Taylor, S. F. (2003). Working memory for complex scenes: Age differences in frontal and hippocampal activations. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 15(8), 1122-1134. doi: 10.1162/089892903322598094


Erber, M., & Erber, R. (2001). The role of motivated social cognition in the regulation of affective states. In J. P. Forgas (Ed.) ,Handbook of affect and social cognition (pp. 275-290). Mahwah, NJ US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers.


Erber, R., & Erber, M. (2001). Mood and processing: A view from a self-regulation perspective. In L. L. Martin, G. L. Clore (Eds.) ,Theories of mood and cognition: A user’s guidebook (pp. 63-84). Mahwah, NJ US: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates Publishers.


Park, D. C., Polk, T., Mikels, J. A., Taylor, S., & Marshuetz, C. (2001). Cerebral aging: The integration of behavioral and neurobiological models of cognitive function. Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience, 3, 151-165.


Erber, R., & Erber, M. W. (2000). The self-regulation of moods: Second thoughts on the importance of happiness in everyday lifePsychological Inquiry,11(3), 142-148.


Erber, R., & Erber, M. (2000). Mysteries of mood regulation, part II: The case of the happy thermostat. Psychological Inquiry11(3), 210-213. doi:10.1207/S15327965PLI1103_05


Erber, R. (1996). The self-regulation of moods. In L.L. Martin & A. Tesser (Eds.), Striving and feeling: Interactions between goals and affect, (pp. 251-275). Hillsdale,NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.


Erber, R., Wegner, D. M., & Therriault, N. (1996). On being cool and collected: Mood regulation in anticipation of social interaction.Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology70(4), 757-766. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.70.4.757


Erber, R., & Wegner, D. M. (1996). Ruminations on the rebound. In R. r. Wyer (Ed.) , Ruminative thoughts (pp. 73-79). Hillsdale, NJ England: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc.


Erber, R., & Wegner, D.M. (1996). Ruminations on the rebound. In R.S. Wyer, (Ed.), Advances in Social Cognition, (pp. 73- 79). Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum.


Erber, R., & Erber, M. (1994). Beyond mood and social judgment: Mood incongruent recall and mood regulation. European Journal Of Social Psychology24(1), 79-88. doi:10.1002/ejsp.2420240106


Wegner, D. M., & Erber, R. (1993). Social foundations of mental control. In D. M. Wegner, J. W. Pennebaker (Eds.) , Handbook of mental control (pp. 36-56). Englewood Cliffs, NJ US: Prentice-Hall, Inc.


Wegner, D. M., Erber, R., & Zanakos, S. (1993). Ironic processes in the mental control of mood and mood-related thought. Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology65(6), 1093-1104. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.65.6.1093


Wegner, D. M., & Erber, R. (1992). The hyperaccessibility of suppressed thoughtsJournal Of Personality And Social Psychology63(6), 903-912. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.63.6.903


Erber, R., & Tesser, A. (1992). Task effort and the regulation of mood: The absorption hypothesis. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology28(4), 339-359. doi:10.1016/0022-1031(92)90050-T


Erber, R. (1991). Affective and semantic priming: Effects of mood on category accessibility and inference. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology27(5), 480-498. doi:10.1016/0022-1031(91)90005-Q


Erber, R. (1986, May). Choosing among multiple categories: The effects of moods on category accessibility, inference, and interpersonal affect. Dissertation Abstracts International46,


Wilson, M. (1985). The effects of relaxation and cognitive expectancy on attraction in a social interaction. Journal Of Social And Clinical Psychology3(3), 293-306. doi:10.1521/jscp.1985.3.3.293


Erber, R., & Fiske, S. T. (1984). Outcome dependency and attention to inconsistent information. Journal of personality and social psychology47(4), 709.


Erber, R., & Fiske, S. T. (1984). Outcome dependency and attention to inconsistent information. Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology47(4), 709-726. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.47.4.709


Clark, M. S., Milberg, S., & Erber, R. (1984). Effects of arousal on judgments of others’ emotions. Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology46(3), 551-560. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.46.3.551


Bordieri, J. E., Sotolongo, M., & Wilson, M. (1983). Physical attractiveness and attributions for disabilityRehabilitation Psychology28(4), 207-215. doi:10.1037/h0090976


Strack, F., Erber, R., & Wicklund, R. A. (1982). Effects of salience and time pressure on ratings of social causality. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology18(6), 581-594. doi:10.1016/0022-1031(82)90074-9


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