Megan Oaten

Summary

Affiliation: Macquarie University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Can the emotion of disgust be harnessed to promote hand hygiene? Experimental and field-based tests
    Renata Porzig-Drummond
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, North Ryde, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 68:1006-12. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal gains in self-regulation from regular physical exercise
    Megan Oaten
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Health Psychol 11:717-33. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Olfactory hedonic context affects both self-report and behavioural indices of palatability
    Richard J Stevenson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Perception 36:1698-708. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of appropriate and inappropriate stimulus color on odor discrimination
    Richard J Stevenson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Percept Psychophys 70:640-6. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Disgust as a disease-avoidance mechanism
    Megan Oaten
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Psychol Bull 135:303-21. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-regulation and personality: how interventions increase regulatory success, and how depletion moderates the effects of traits on behavior
    Roy F Baumeister
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Pers 74:1773-801. 2006

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Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Can the emotion of disgust be harnessed to promote hand hygiene? Experimental and field-based tests
    Renata Porzig-Drummond
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, North Ryde, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Soc Sci Med 68:1006-12. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that even brief disgust-based interventions may be successful and that these can be tested and developed under laboratory conditions...
  2. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal gains in self-regulation from regular physical exercise
    Megan Oaten
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Br J Health Psychol 11:717-33. 2006
    ..The purpose of the present study was to test whether the repeated practice of self-regulation could improve regulatory strength over time...
  3. ncbi request reprint Olfactory hedonic context affects both self-report and behavioural indices of palatability
    Richard J Stevenson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, NSW 2109, Australia
    Perception 36:1698-708. 2007
    ..In conclusion, hedonic context affects both self-report and behaviour, but not in the same way...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of appropriate and inappropriate stimulus color on odor discrimination
    Richard J Stevenson
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Percept Psychophys 70:640-6. 2008
    ..Although color does affect a more objective measure of odor quality, this is mediated by conceptual, rather than perceptual, means...
  5. doi request reprint Disgust as a disease-avoidance mechanism
    Megan Oaten
    Department of Psychology, Macquarie University, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Psychol Bull 135:303-21. 2009
    ..The authors find strong support for a disease-avoidance account and suggest that it offers a way to bridge the divide between concrete and ideational accounts of disgust...
  6. ncbi request reprint Self-regulation and personality: how interventions increase regulatory success, and how depletion moderates the effects of traits on behavior
    Roy F Baumeister
    Department of Psychology, Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL 32306, USA
    J Pers 74:1773-801. 2006
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