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Dr Afroditi Pina

Senior Lecturer in Forensic Psychology
Chair of the University Harassment Contact Network
Staff Equality Representative
Enterprise Co-ordinator

Selected publications

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Article
Parratt, K., & Pina, A. (2017). From "real rape" to real justice: A systematic review of police officers' rape myth beliefs. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 34, 68-83. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2017.03.005
Pina, A., Holland, J., & James, M. (2017). The Malevolent Side of Revenge Porn Proclivity: Dark Personality Traits and Sexist Ideology. International Journal Of Technoethics, 8. doi:10.4018/IJT.2017010103
Scarpati, A., & Pina, A. (2017). On national and cultural boundaries: A cross-cultural approach to sexual violence perpetration in Brazil and the United Kingdom. Journal Of Sexual Aggression. doi:10.1080/13552600.2017.1351265
Ruddle, A., Pina, A., & Vasquez, E. (2017). Domestic violence offending behaviors: A review of the literature examining childhood exposure, implicit theories, trait aggression and anger rumination as predictive factors. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 34, 154-165. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2017.01.016
Vasquez, E., Ball, L., Loughnan, S., & Pina, A. (2017). The Object of My Aggression: Sexual Objectification Increases Physical Aggression Towards Women. Aggressive Behavior. doi:10.1002/ab.21719
Vasquez, E., Osinnowo, K., Pina, A., Ball, L., & Bell, C. (2016). The sexual objectification of girls and aggression towards them in gang and non-gang affiliated youth. Psychology, Crime, And Law, 23, 459-471. doi:10.1080/1068316X.2016.1269902
Page, T., & Pina, A. (2015). Moral disengagement as a self-regulatory process in sexual harassment perpetration at work: A preliminary conceptualisation. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 21, 73-84. doi:doi:10.1016/j.avb.2015.01.004
Thomae, M., & Pina, A. (2015). Sexist humour and social identity: The role of sexist humour in men's ingroup cohesion, sexual harassment, rape proclivity and victim blame. Humor, 28. doi:10.1515/humor-2015-0023
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
Calogero, R., Pina, A., & Sutton, R. (2014). Cutting words: Priming self-objectification increases the intention to pursue cosmetic surgery. Psychology Of Women Quarterly, 38, 197-207. doi:10.1177/0361684313506881
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., & Vasquez, E. (2014). An evaluation of mandatory polygraph testing for sexual offenders in the UK. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 26, 178-203. doi:10.1177/1079063213486836
Herrera, A., Pina, A., Herrera, M., & Exposito, F. (2014). Mito o realidad? Influencia de la ideologia en la percepcion social del acoso sexual. Anuario De Psicologia Juridica, 24, 1-7. doi:10.1016/j.apj.2014.07.002
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., & Vasquez, E. (2014). An Evaluation of Mandatory Polygraph Testing for Sexual Offenders in the United Kingdom. Sexual Abuse: A Journal Of Research And Treatment, 26, 178-203. doi:10.1177/1079063213486836
Fisher, N., & Pina, A. (2013). An overview of the literature on female-perpetrated adult male sexual victimization. Aggression And Violent Behavior, 18, 54-61. doi:10.1016/j.avb.2012.10.001
Loughnan, S., Pina, A., Vasquez, E., & Puvia, E. (2013). Sexual Objectification Increases Rape Victim Blame and Decreases Perceived Suffering. Psychology Of Women Quarterly, 37, 455-461. doi:10.1177/0361684313485718
Whitby, K., & Pina, A. (2013). Investigating rape victim and perpetrator empathy in relation to rape myths within the police service. Forensic Update, 24-26.
Pina, A., & Gannon, T. (2012). An overview of the literature on antecedents, perceptions and behavioural consequences of sexual harassment. Journal Of Sexual Aggression, 18, 209-232. doi:10.1080/13552600.2010.501909
Calogero, R., & Pina, A. (2011). Body guilt: Preliminary evidence for a further subjective experience of self-objectification. Psychology Of Women Quarterly, 35, 428-440. doi:10.1177/0361684311408564
Book section
Gannon, T., Tyler, N., Barnoux, M., & Pina, A. (2012). Female arsonists and firesetters. In G. L. Dickens, Sugarman, P. A., & Gannon, T. A. (Eds.), Firesetting and Mental Health: Theory, Research and Practice (pp. 126-142). London: RCPsychiatrists.
Conference or workshop item
Pina, A. (2014). "Basically..porn is everywhere": findings from a literature review on young people and their access and exposure to pornography. Keynote Speech for the NOTA Annual Conference, York 2014. In NOTA Annual Conference 2014, York University.
Pina, A. (2014). The Porn Effect: How current findings can help inform dialogue with young people on the effects of pornography access and exposure on their lives. Keynote Workshop, NOTA 2014 Annual Conference, York. In .
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. (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.
Pina, A., & Sharma-Sacristan, J. (2014). The role of emotions and harasser-victim relationship in perceptions of online sexual harassment. In European Association of Social Psychology General Meeting. Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Pina, A., & Olukanmi, R. (2014). Being pursued online: Does facebook stalking predict attitudes towards online victimisation? In 23rd Division of Forensic Psychology Conference. Glasgow, UK.
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.
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.
Pina, A., Horvath, M., Alys, L., Massey, K., Scally, M., & Adler, J. (2013). The effects of access and exposure to pornography on young people's attitudes and sexual beliefs. 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.
Alys, L., Horvath, M., Massey, K., Pina, A., Scally, M., & Adler, J. (2013). "Indecent exposure": Children and young people's access and exposure to pornography. In .
Pina, A., & Japp, K. (2013). The effects of sexual harassment on self-esteem, body shame and body surveillance. In SPSP Annual Conference. New Orleans, Louisiana.
Pina, A. (2013). Studying forensic psychology, applications, research and career paths. In Invited Lecture. Queen Mary University London.
Calogero, R., & Pina, A. (2013). Safety tips: The paradoxical link between sexual objectification and women's rape myth acceptance. In Symposium: Sexualization of Girls and Women: Surprising and Counter Intuitive Consequences. In American Psychological Association Annual Convention, Division 35 Program. Houston, Texas, USA.
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). 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.
Pina, A. (2013). Sexual harassment and its effect on dimensions of self objectification. In Division of Forensic Psychology BPS Conference. Queen's University, Belfast.
Pina, A. (2013). Sexual Misconduct or Sexual Violence? Conducting research from a forensic/social psychological perspective: Invited Research Talk. In Invited Research Talk. Canterbury Christ Church University.
Massey, K., Horvath, M., Alys, L., Pina, A., Scally, M., & Adler, J. (2013). Video nasties: The effects of sexualized and violent imagery on children and young people. In .
Pina, A., & Hallmark, K. (2012). The effects of primed and dispositional anger and fear on strategies for coping with a quid-pro-quo workplace harassment scenario. In SPSP Annual Conference. San Diego, California.
Pina, A., & Fisher, N. (2012). Can women rape men? Investigating attitudes towards, and challenging the definition of male rape. In EAPL Annual Conference. Nicosia, Cyprus.
Pina, A. (2012). Sexual harassment at work. New research avenues and current issues. In Invited Lecture. University of Greenwich.
Pina, A., & Hummel, C. (2012). Rape myth acceptance and male offenders: crime type and RMA in a Canadian sample. In EAPL Annual Conference. Nicosia, Cyprus.
Pina, A., & Page, T. (2011). Sexual harassment proclivity in men. The influence of Social Dominance Orientation, Ambivalent Sexism, and attitudes towards sexual harassment. In AP-LS, EAPL and ANZAPPL International Conference. Miami, Florida.
Pina, A. (2011). Sexual Harassment: Appraisals Emotions and Coping of Victims. Invited talk at University of Nottingham, Institute of Work, Health and Organisations. In Invited Research talk. University of Nottingham, Institute of Work, Health and Organisations.
Calogero, R., & Pina, A. (2011). Women's paradoxical reports of physical threat in the context of sexual objectification. In Society for Personality and Social Psychology Conference.
Internet publication
Pina, A. (2013). The Porn Effect: A psychologist's perspective by Dr Afroditi Pina. Retrieved from http://stayingalivefoundation.org/blog/2013/10/the-porn-effect-a-psychologists-perspective/
Research report (external)
Cameron, L., Pina, A., Calogero, R., & Sutton, R. (2015). Through their eyes and in their voices: The impact of gender on the lives of young people in England. Scoping review and considerations for future research. Report for the Office of the Children's Commissioner, England. Office of the Children's Commissioner (OCC).
Horvath, M., Alys, L., Massey, K., Pina, A., Scally, M., & Adler, J. (2013). "Basically..porn is everywhere". A Rapid Evidence Assessment on the Effects that Access and Exposure to Pornography has on Children and Young People. Office of the Children's Commissioner. Retrieved from http://www.childrenscommissioner.gov.uk/content/publications/content_667
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Vasquez, E., & Fraser, I. (2012). The evaluation of the mandatory polygraph pilot with sexual offenders. Ministry of Justice. Retrieved from https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/217436/evaluation-of-mandatory-polygraph-pilot.pdf
Gannon, T., Wood, J., Pina, A., Vasquez, E., & Fraser, I. (2012). The evaluation of the mandatory polygraph pilot. Ministry of Justice Research Series. Retrieved from https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/217436/evaluation-of-mandatory-polygraph-pilot.pdf
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