April 19, 2019
Reeck, C., Ames, D. R., & Ochsner, K. N. (2016). The social regulation of emotion: An integrative, cross-disciplinary model. Trends in cognitive sciences, 20(1), 47-63.
Kalokerinos, E., Erbas, Y., Ceulemans, E., & Kuppens, P. (2019). Differentiate to regulate: Low negative emotion differentiation is associated with ineffective emotion regulation use, but not strategy selection. Psychological Science.
March 15, 2019
Empathy II: Motivation
Zaki, J. (2014). Empathy: A motivated account. Psychological Bulletin, 140(6), 1608-1647.
Cameron, C. D., Hutcherson, C., Ferguson, A., Scheffer, J. A., Hadjiandreou, E., & Inzlicht, M. (under revision). Empathy is hard work: People choose to avoid empathy because of its cognitive costs.
Klein, K. J., & Hodges, S. D. (2001). Gender differences, motivation, and empathic accuracy: When it pays to understand. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27(6), 720-730.
March 1, 2019
Empathy I: Knowing what others are feeling, and feeling what others are feeling
Levenson, R. W., & Ruef, A. M. (1992). Empathy: A physiological substrate. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 63(2), 234-246.
Zaki, J., Bolger, N., & Ochsner, K. (2008). It takes two: The interpersonal nature of empathic accuracy. Psychological Science, 19(4), 399-404.
[in addition, read abstract only for replication: Grant, B. J., Fetterman, Z., Weyhaupt, M. B., Kim, M., & Tullett, A. M. (2018). It takes two: A replication. Journal of Research in Personality, 72, 58-63.]
Saxe, R., & Houlihan, S. D. (2017). Formalizing emotion concepts within a Bayesian model of theory of mind. Current opinion in Psychology, 17, 15-21.
February 22, 2019
Emotion Regulation III
Jamieson, J. P., Hangen, E. J., Lee, H. Y., & Yeager, D. S. (in press). Capitalizing on appraisal processes to improve affective responses to social stress. Emotion Review.
Brooks, A. W. (2014). Get excited: Reappraising pre-performance anxiety as excitement. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143(3), 1144.
Butler, E. A., Gross, J. J., & Barnard, K. (2014). Testing the effects of suppression and reappraisal on emotional concordance using a multivariate multilevel model. Biological Psychology, 98, 6-18.
February 1, 2019
Emotion Regulation II
Zaki, J., & Williams, W. C. (2013). Interpersonal emotion regulation. Emotion, 13(5), 803.
Gneezy, U., & Imas, A. (2014). Materazzi effect and the strategic use of anger in competitive interactions. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(4), 1334-1337.
Netzer, L., Van Kleef, G. A., & Tamir, M. (2015). Interpersonal instrumental emotion regulation. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 58, 124-135.
Emotion Regulation I
Gross, J. (1998). The emerging field of emotion regulation: An integrative review. Review of General Psychology, 2, 271-299.
Ford, B. Q., & Gross, J. J. (In press). Why beliefs about emotion matter: An emotion regulation perspective. Current Directions in Psychological Science.
Millgram, Y., Sheppes, G., Kalokerinos, E., Kuppens, P., & Tamir, M. (in press). Do the ends dictate the means in emotion regulation? Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.
January 25, 2019
December 3, 2018
Social Functions III
Barsade, S. G., & Gibson, D. E. (2012). Group affect: Its influence on individual and group outcomes. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 21(2), 119-123.
Van Kleef, G. A. (2009). How emotions regulate social life: The emotions as social information (EASI) model. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 18(3), 184-188.
Cikara, M., Bruneau, E. G., & Saxe, R. R. (2011). Us and them: Intergroup failures of empathy. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 20(3), 149-153.
November 19, 2018
Social Functions II
Keltner, D., & Haidt, J. (1999). Social functions of emotion at four levels of analysis. Cognition and Emotion, 13, 505-521.
Algoe, S. B., Haidt, J., & Gable, S. L. (2008). Beyond reciprocity: Gratitude and relationships in everyday life. Emotion, 8(3), 425-429.
Shariff, A. F., & Tracy, J. L. (2011). What are emotion expressions for? Current Directions in Psychological Science, 20(6), 395-399.
November 5, 2018
Social Functions I
Frank, R. H. (1988). Passions within reason: The strategic role of the emotions. New York: W.W. Norton. [Read Ch. 1, pp. 1-19]
Reed, L., DeScioli, P., & Pinker, S. (2014). The commitment function of angry facial expressions. Psychological Science, 25, 1511-1517.
Levine, E. E., Barasch, A., Rand, D., Berman, J. Z., & Small, D. A. (2018). Signaling emotion and reason in cooperation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 147(5), 702.
October 29, 2018
Foundations and Issues in Emotion Research
Ekman, P. (1992). An argument for basic emotions. Cognition and Emotion, 6, 169-200.
Scherer, K. R. (2005). What are emotions? And how can they be measured? Social Science Information, 44, 695-729. [read 695-712, skim the rest]
Solomon (2008). The philosophy of emotions. In Handbook of Emotions.
November 9, 2017
November 2, 2017
Coll, M. P., Viding, E., Rütgen, M., Silani, G., Lamm, C., Catmur, C., & Bird, G. (2017). Are we Really Measuring Empathy? Proposal for a New Measurement Framework. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews.
Patil, I., Calò, M., Fornasier, F., Cushman, F., & Silani, G. (2017). The behavioral and neural basis of empathic blame. Scientific reports, 7.
October 26, 2017
Owren, M. J., & Amoss, R. T. (2014). Spontaneous human laughter. Handbook of positive emotions.
October 19, 2017
West, T.V., Koslov, K., Page-Gould, E., Major, B., & Mendes, W. B. (in press). Contagious anxiety: Anxious European Americans can transmit their physiologic reactivity to African Americans. Psychological Science.
Gordon, A. M., & Chen, S. (2016). Do you get where I’m coming from?: Perceived understanding buffers against the negative impact of conflict on relationship satisfaction. Journal of personality and social psychology, 110(2), 239.
October 12, 2017
Wood, A., Martin, J., & Niedenthal, P. (2017). Towards a social functional account of laughter: Acoustic features convey reward, affiliation, and dominance. PloS one, 12(8), e0183811.
Kurtz, L. E., & Algoe, S. B. (2017). When Sharing a Laugh Means Sharing More: Testing the Role of Shared Laughter on Short-Term Interpersonal Consequences. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 41(1), 45-65.
Bachorowski, J. A., & Owren, M. J. (2001). Not all laughs are alike: Voiced but not unvoiced laughter readily elicits positive affect. Psychological Science, 12(3), 252-257.
October 5, 2017
Morelli, S. A., Ong, D. C., Makati, R., Jackson, M. O., & Zaki, J. (2017). Empathy and well-being correlate with centrality in different social networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114(37), 9843-9847.
Shu, J., Hassell, S., Weber, J., Ochsner, K. N., & Mobbs, D. (2017). The role of empathy in experiencing vicarious anxiety. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 146(8), 1164-1188.
May be coming soon…
Morelli, S. A., Lieberman, M. D., & Zaki, J. (2015). The emerging study of positive empathy. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 9(2), 57-68.
Morelli, S. A., Torre, J. B., & Eisenberger, N. I. (2014). The neural bases of feeling understood and not understood. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9(12), 1890-1896.
Ganegoda, D. B., & Bordia, P. (2019). I can be happy for you, but not all the time: A contingency model of envy and positive empathy in the workplace. Journal of Applied Psychology.
Kang, O., & Wheatley, T. (2017). Pupil dilation patterns spontaneously synchronize across individuals during shared attention. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 146(4), 569.
Wheatley, T., Kang, O., Parkinson, C., & Looser, C. E. (2012). From mind perception to mental connection: Synchrony as a mechanism for social understanding. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 6(8), 589-606.
Grandey, A. A., & Sayre, G. M. (2019). Emotional Labor: Regulating Emotions for a Wage. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 0963721418812771.
Chi, N. W., & Grandey, A. A. (2019). Emotional labor predicts service performance depending on activation and inhibition regulatory fit. Journal of Management, 45(2), 673-700.
Zhou, H., Majka, E. A., & Epley, N. (2017). Inferring perspective versus getting perspective: Underestimating the value of being in another person’s shoes. Psychological science, 28(4), 482-493.
Eyal, T., Steffel, M., & Epley, N. (2018). Perspective mistaking: Accurately understanding the mind of another requires getting perspective, not taking perspective. Journal of personality and social psychology, 114(4), 547.
Clark, M. A., Robertson, M. M., & Young, S. (2018/2019). “I feel your pain”: A critical review of organizational research on empathy. Journal of Organizational Behavior.
Wondra & Morelli (preprint). Limitations of the Evidence that Perspective Taking Increases Empathy.
Jordan, Amir, & Bloom
AM Gordon, S Chen (2016). Do you get where I'm coming from?: Perceived understanding buffers against the negative impact of conflict on relationship satisfaction. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.
Contagion + Emotional Intelligence (Cote)