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Professor Roger Giner-Sorolla

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Roger Giner-Sorolla

Selected publications

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Article
Yetkili, O., Abrams, D., Travaglino, G., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2018). Imagined contact with atypical outgroup members that are anti-normative within their group can reduce prejudice. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology, 76, 208-219. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2018.02.004
Giner-Sorolla, R., & Fischer, A. (2017). Contempt, as any other social affect, can be an emotion as well as a sentiment. Behavioral And Brain Sciences, 40. doi:10.1017/S0140525X16000765
Prati, F., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2017). Perceiving Mixed Valence Emotions Reduces Intergroup Dehumanization. Cognition And Emotion. doi:10.1080/02699931.2017.1383885
Sabo, J., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2017). Imagining wrong: Fictitious contexts mitigate condemnation of harm more than impurity. Journal Of Experimental Psychology: General, 146, 134-153. doi:10.1037/xge0000251
Giner-Sorolla, R., & Cichocka, A. (2016). Emotion regulation beyond appraisals: Other routes to sustained and changed intergroup feelings. Psychological Inquiry, 27, 96-100. doi:10.1080/1047840X.2016.1160760
Kupfer, T., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2016). Communicating Moral Motives: The Social Signaling Function of Disgust. Social Psychological And Personality Science, 8, 632-640. doi:10.1177/1948550616679236
Fischer, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2016). Contempt: Derogating Others While Keeping Calm. Emotion Review, 8, 346-357. doi:10.1177/1754073915610439
Giner-Sorolla, R., & Chapman, H. (2016). Beyond Purity: Moral Disgust toward Bad Character. Psychological Science, 28, 80-91. doi:10.1177/0956797616673193
McLatchie, N., Derbyshire, S., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2016). "Imagined guilt" versus "recollected guilt": Implications for fMRI. Social Cognitive And Affective Neuroscience. doi:10.1093/scan/nsw001
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2016). Approaching a fair deal for significance and other concerns. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology, 65, 1-6. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2016.01.010
van den Tol, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2016). Listening to ironically-enjoyed music: A self-regulatory perspective. Psychology Of Music, 45, 321-337. doi:10.1177/0305735616658956
van t'Veer, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2016). Pre-Registration in Social Psychology — a Discussion and Suggested Template. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology, 67, 2-12. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2016.03.004
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2015). "It Was Only Harmless Banter!" The development and preliminary validation of the moral disengagement in sexual harassment scale. Aggressive Behavior, 1-48. doi:10.1002/ab.21621
Portch, E., Havelka, J., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2015). Using affective knowledge to generate and validate a set of emotion-related, action words. Peerj, 3, e1100-e1100. doi:10.7717/peerj.1100
Allpress, J., Brown, R., Giner-Sorolla, R., Deonna, J., & Teroni, F. (2014). Two Faces of Group-Based Shame: Moral Shame and Image Shame Differentially Predict Positive and Negative Orientations to Ingroup Wrongdoing. Personality And Social Psychology Bulletin, 40, 1270-1284. doi:10.1177/0146167214540724
Brandt, M., IJzerman, H., Dijksterhuis, A., Farach, F., Gellerd, J., Giner-Sorolla, R., et al. (2014). The Replication Recipe: What makes for a convincing replication? Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology, 50, 217-224. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2013.10.005
Guerra, V., Giner-Sorolla, R., & Vasiljevic, M. (2013). The importance of honor concerns across eight countries. Group Processes And Intergroup Relations, 16, 298-318. doi:10.1177/1368430212463451
Zaiser, E., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2013). Saying sorry: Shifting obligation after conciliatory acts satisfies perpetrator group members. Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology, 105, 585-604. doi:10.1037/a0033296
LeBel, E., Borsboom, D., Giner-Sorolla, R., Hasselman, F., Peters, K., Ratliff, K., & Smith, C. (2013). PsychDisclosure.org: Grassroots support for reforming reporting standards in psychology. Perspectives On Psychological Science, 8, 424-432. doi:10.1177/1745691613491437
Russell, P., Piazza, J., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2013). CAD revisited: Effects of the word moral on the moral relevance of disgust (and other emotions). Social Psychological And Personality Science, 4, 62-68. doi:10.1177/1948550612442913
Russell, P., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2013). Bodily moral disgust: What it is, how it is different from anger, and why it is an unreasoned emotion. Psychological Bulletin, 139, 328-351. doi:10.1037/a0029319
Giner-Sorolla, R., & Maitner, A. (2013). Angry at the Unjust, Scared of the Powerful: Emotional Responses to Terrorist Threat. Personality And Social Psychology Bulletin, 39, 1069-1082. doi:10.1177/0146167213490803
Kamau, C., Giner-Sorolla, R., & Zebel, S. (2013). Reconciliation responses, blame, and expressions of guilt or shame. Journal Of Applied Social Psychology, 43, E287-E292. doi:10.1111/jasp.12048
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2012). Science or art? How aesthetic standards grease the way through the publication bottleneck but undermine science. Perspectives On Psychological Science, 7, 562-571. doi:10.1177/1745691612457576
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2012). Will we march to utopia, or be dragged there? Past failures and future hopes for publishing our science. Psychological Inquiry, 23, 263-266. doi:10.1080/1047840X.2012.706506
Giner-Sorolla, R., Bosson, J., Caswell, T., & Hettinger, V. (2012). Emotions in sexual morality: Testing the separate elicitors of anger and disgust. Cognition And Emotion, 26, 1208-1222. doi:10.1080/02699931.2011.645278
Gutierrez, R., Giner-Sorolla, R., & Vasiljevic, M. (2011). Just an anger synonym? Moral context influences predictors of disgust word use. Cognition And Emotion, 26, 53-64. doi:10.1080/02699931.2011.567773
Giner-Sorolla, R., & Espinosa, P. (2011). Social cuing of guilt by anger and of shame by disgust. Psychological Science, 22, 49-53. doi:10.1177/0956797610392925
Russell, P., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2011). Social justifications for moral emotions: When reasons for disgust are less elaborated than for anger. Emotion, 11, 637-646. doi:10.1037/a0022600
Russell, P., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2011). Moral anger, but not moral disgust, responds to intentionality. Emotion, 11, 233-240. doi:10.1037/a0022598
Gutierrez, R., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2011). Disgusting but harmless moral violations are perceived as harmful due to the negative emotions they elicit. Revista De Psicologia Social, 26, 141-148. doi:10.1174/021347411794078381
Giner-Sorolla, R., Piazza, J., & Espinosa, P. (2011). What do the TOSCA guilt and shame scales really measure: Affect or action? Personality And Individual Differences, 51, 445-450. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2011.04.010
Russell, P., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2011). Moral anger is more flexible than moral disgust. Social Psychological And Personality Science, 2, 360-364. doi:10.1177/1948550610391678
Leidner, B., Castano, E., Zaiser, E., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2010). Ingroup glorification, moral disengagement, and justice in the context of collective violence. Personality And Social Psychology Bulletin, 36, 1115-1129. doi:10.1177/0146167210376391
Guerra, V., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2010). The Community, Autonomy, and Divinity Scale (CADS): A new tool for the cross-cultural study of morality. Journal Of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 41, 35-50. doi:10.1177/0022022109348919
Giner-Sorolla, R., Kamau, C., & Castano, E. (2010). Guilt and shame through recipients' eyes: The moderating effect of blame. Social Psychology, 41, 88-92. doi:10.1027/1864-9335/a000013
Guerra, V., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2010). Community, Autonomy, and Divinity Scale (CADS): Development of a theory-based moral codes scale. Journal Of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 41, 35-50. doi:10.1177/0022022109348919
Giner-Sorolla, R., Castano, E., Espinosa, P., & Brown, R. (2008). Shame expressions reduce the recipient's insult from outgroup reparations. Journal Of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 519-526. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2007.08.003
Horvath, M., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2007). Below the age of consent: Double standards, context effects, and mediating judgments in preconceptions of adolescent-adult sexual relationships. Journal Of Applied Social Psychology, 37, 2980-3009. doi:10.1111/j.1559-1816.2007.00290.x
Gutierrez, R., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2007). Anger, disgust, and presumption of harm as reactions to taboo-breaking behaviors. Emotion, 7, 853-868. doi:10.1037/1528-3542.7.4.853 853
Horvath, M., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2007). Below the age of consent: Influences on moral and legal judgments of adult-adolescent sexual relationships. Journal Of Applied Social Psychology, 37, 2980-3009. doi:10.1111/j.1559-1816.2007.00290.x
Giner-Sorolla, R., Mackie, D., & Smith, E. (2007). Special issue on intergroup emotions: Introduction. Group Processes And Intergroup Relations, 10, 5-8. doi:10.1177/1368430206071661
Castano, E., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2006). Not quite human: Infrahumanization in response to collective responsibility for intergroup killing. Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology, 90, 804-818. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.90.5.804
Castano, E., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2006). Not quite human: Infra-humanization in response to collective responsibility for intergroup killing. Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology, 90, 804-818. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.90.5.804
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2004). Is affective material in attitudes more accessible than cognitive material? The moderating role of attitude basis. European Journal Of Social Psychology, 34, 761-780. doi:10.1002/ejsp.229
Giner-Sorolla, R., Chaiken, S., & Lutz, S. (2002). Validity Beliefs and General Ideology can Influence Legal Case Judgments Differently. Law And Human Behavior, 26, 507-526.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2001). Guilty pleasures and grim necessities: Affective attitudes in dilemmas of self-control. Journal Of Personality And Social Psychology, 80, 206-221. doi:10.1037/0022-3514.80.2.206
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2001). Affective attitudes are not always faster: The moderating role of extremity. Personality And Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 666-677.
Book section
Guerra, V., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2015). Investigating the three ethics in emerging adulthood: a study in five countries. In L. Jensen (Ed.), Moral Development in a Global World: Research from a Cultural-Developmental Perspective. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. Retrieved from http://www.cambridge.org/us/academic/subjects/psychology/cultural-psychology/moral-development-global-world-research-cultural-developmental-perspective
Guerra, V., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2015). Investigating the three ethics in emerging adulthood: A study in three countries. In L. Jensen (Ed.), Moral development in a global world: Research from a cultural-developmental perspective (pp. 117-140). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2014). Intuition in 21st century moral psychology. In B. Held & Osbeck, L. (Eds.), Rational Intuition: Philosophical Roots, Scientific Investigations (pp. 338-361). Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. Retrieved from http://www.cambridge.org/gb/academic/subjects/psychology/cognition/rational-intuition-philosophical-roots-scientific-investigations
Giner-Sorolla, R., Leidner, B., & Castano, E. (2011). Dehumanization, demonization, and morality shifting: Paths to moral certainty in extremist violence. In M. A. Hogg & Blaylock, D. L. (Eds.), Extremism and the psychology of uncertainty. (pp. 165-182). Wiley-Blackwell. doi:10.1002/9781444344073.ch10
Giner-Sorolla, R., & Russell, P. (2009). Anger, disgust and sexual crimes. In M. A. H. Horvath & Brown, J. M. (Eds.), Rape: Challenging contemporary thinking. (pp. 46-73). Devon United Kingdom: Willan Publishing.
Monograph
Guerra, V., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2011). Community, Autonomy and Divinity Scale items and coding, English version, 2011: Scale validated in Guerra and Giner-Sorolla (Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 2010). Self-published.
Conference or workshop item
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2014). "It was only harmless banter!" The neutralising role of moral disengagement on males' justifications for sexual harassment. In Annual Conference of Psychology Postgraduate Affairs Group (PSYPAG). Cardiff, UK.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2014). New publishing criteria in psychology: Why and how. In ESCON-2 Transfer of Knowledge Conference. Louvain-la-neuve, Belgium.
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2014). Justifying sexual harassment through moral disengagement: The role of in-group identification. In European Association of Psychology and Law (EAPL) Annual Conference. St Petersburg State University, Russia.
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2014). "It was only harmless banter!" The role of in-group identification and moral disengagement on males' justifications for sexual harassment.". In XIX. Workshop Aggression. Technische Universität Berlin.
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2013). Do perpetrators of sexual harassment use mechanisms of moral disengagement? Preliminary conceptualization and measurement. In European Association of Psychology and Law (EAPL) Annual Conference. Coventry, UK.
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2013). Sexual harassment as interpersonal aggression: Exploring the role of moral disengagement. In XVIII. Workshop Aggression. Bielefeld, Germany.
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2013). Do perpetrators of sexual harassment use mechanisms of moral disengagement? Preliminary conceptualization and measurement. In 22nd Division of Forensic Psychology (DFP) Annual Conference. Queen's University, Belfast.
Page, T., Pina, A., & Giner-Sorolla, R. (2013). The role of moral disengagement in social-sexual misconduct: Preliminary conceptualization and measurement. In 28th Annual Conference of Psychology Postgraduate Affairs Group (PsyPAG). Lancaster University.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2012). Games of Skill and Chance: How Open Science Norms Might Change Career and Research Strategies. In SPSP Annual Conference. New Orleans, Louisiana.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2007). The recipient's view of intergroup compunction. In . Universidad Autónoma de Madrid,.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2007). Experimental design. In Social Psychology Section Annual Conference, British Psychological Society. Canterbury.
Giner-Sorolla, R., Espinosa, P., & Gutierrez, R. (2007). Effects of subliminal priming of self-conscious emotions on prejudice control. In EAESP Small Group Meeting on Group Processes and Self-Regulation,. Leiden, Netherlands.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2007). Recent advances in applied persuasion. In Social Psychology Section Annual Conference, British Psychological Society. Canterbury.
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2005). The recipient's view of intergroup compunction. In . Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium.
Giner-Sorolla, R., & Sheeran, P. (2004). When does compunction help or hinder self-control? The role of guilt and shame proneness. In Society for Personality and Social Psychology meeting. Austin, Texas.
Book
Giner-Sorolla, R. (2012). Judging passions: Moral emotions in persons and groups. New York, NY US: Psychology Press. Retrieved from http://www.ebookstore.tandf.co.uk/moreinfo.aspx?isbn=9780203123874&ISO=US
Forthcoming
Giner-Sorolla, R., Amodio, D., & van Kleef, G. (2018). Three Strong Moves to Improve Research and Replications Alike. Behavioral And Brain Sciences.
Giner-Sorolla, R., Kupfer, T., & Sabo, J. (2018). What Makes Moral Disgust Special? An Integrative Functional Review. In Advances in Experimental Social Psychology (Vol. 57). London, UK: Elsevier. Retrieved from https://www.elsevier.com/books/advances-in-experimental-social-psychology/olson/978-0-12-814689-7
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