Steven J Spencer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Waterloo
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishing a causal chain: why experiments are often more effective than mediational analyses in examining psychological processes
    Steven J Spencer
    Psychology Department, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 89:845-51. 2005
  2. doi request reprint Loving those who justify inequality: the effects of system threat on attraction to women who embody benevolent sexist ideals
    Grace P Lau
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Sci 19:20-1. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The dynamic time course of stereotype activation: activation, dissipation, and resurrection
    Ziva Kunda
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 82:283-99. 2002
  4. doi request reprint Interacting with sexist men triggers social identity threat among female engineers
    Christine Logel
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 96:1089-103. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Collaboration reduces the frequency of false memories in older and younger adults
    Michael Ross
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Aging 23:85-92. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The cost of lower self-esteem: testing a self- and social-bonds model of health
    Danu Anthony Stinson
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 94:412-28. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Inequality, discrimination, and the power of the status quo: Direct evidence for a motivation to see the way things are as the way they should be
    Aaron C Kay
    Psychology Department, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:421-34. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint When do stereotypes come to mind and when do they color judgment? A goal-based theoretical framework for stereotype activation and application
    Ziva Kunda
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Bull 129:522-44. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Types of high self-esteem and prejudice: how implicit self-esteem relates to ethnic discrimination among high explicit self-esteem individuals
    Christian H Jordan
    University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:693-702. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Secure and defensive high self-esteem
    Christian H Jordan
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:969-78. 2003

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Establishing a causal chain: why experiments are often more effective than mediational analyses in examining psychological processes
    Steven J Spencer
    Psychology Department, University of Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 89:845-51. 2005
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  2. doi request reprint Loving those who justify inequality: the effects of system threat on attraction to women who embody benevolent sexist ideals
    Grace P Lau
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Sci 19:20-1. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The dynamic time course of stereotype activation: activation, dissipation, and resurrection
    Ziva Kunda
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 82:283-99. 2002
    ..Participants who disagreed with a Black person also applied the Black stereotype to him, but this stereotype application was detected only on an implicit measure of application, not on an explicit measure...
  4. doi request reprint Interacting with sexist men triggers social identity threat among female engineers
    Christine Logel
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 96:1089-103. 2009
    ..Discussion addresses implications for social identity threat and for women's performance in school and at work...
  5. doi request reprint Collaboration reduces the frequency of false memories in older and younger adults
    Michael Ross
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Aging 23:85-92. 2008
    ..The partners played an important role in helping rememberers discard false memories in older and younger couples. The results support the use of collaboration to reduce false recall in both younger and older adults...
  6. doi request reprint The cost of lower self-esteem: testing a self- and social-bonds model of health
    Danu Anthony Stinson
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 94:412-28. 2008
    ..In both studies, alternative explanations to the model were tested...
  7. doi request reprint Inequality, discrimination, and the power of the status quo: Direct evidence for a motivation to see the way things are as the way they should be
    Aaron C Kay
    Psychology Department, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:421-34. 2009
    ..Theoretical implications for system justification theory, stereotype formation, affirmative action, and the maintenance of inequality are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint When do stereotypes come to mind and when do they color judgment? A goal-based theoretical framework for stereotype activation and application
    Ziva Kunda
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Bull 129:522-44. 2003
    ..This approach permits integration of a broad range of findings on stereotype activation and application...
  9. ncbi request reprint Types of high self-esteem and prejudice: how implicit self-esteem relates to ethnic discrimination among high explicit self-esteem individuals
    Christian H Jordan
    University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 31:693-702. 2005
    ..In Study 2, this pattern was not apparent for participants with relatively low explicit self-esteem...
  10. ncbi request reprint Secure and defensive high self-esteem
    Christian H Jordan
    Department of Psychology, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:969-78. 2003
    ..These results are consistent with the idea that high SE can be relatively secure or defensive...
  11. ncbi request reprint On the cultural guises of cognitive dissonance: the case of easterners and westerners
    Etsuko Hoshino-Browne
    Department of Psychology, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 89:294-310. 2005
    ..Implications of these cultural differences for theories of cognitive dissonance and self-affirmation are discussed...
  12. ncbi request reprint Clearing the air: identity safety moderates the effects of stereotype threat on women's leadership aspirations
    Paul G Davies
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles, 4643 Franz Hall, Box 951563, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 88:276-87. 2005
    ..Creating an identity-safe environment eliminated vulnerability to stereotype threat despite exposure to threatening situational cues that primed stigmatized social identities and their corresponding stereotypes...
  13. doi request reprint Victoria's dirty secret: how sociocultural norms influence adolescent girls and women
    Erin J Strahan
    Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantford, Ontario, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 34:288-301. 2008
    ..The implications for women are discussed...
  14. ncbi request reprint Don't take another bite: how sociocultural norms for appearance affect women's eating behavior
    Erin J Strahan
    Wilfrid Laurier University, Brantford Campus, 73 George Street, Brantford, Ont, Canada N3T 2Y3
    Body Image 4:331-42. 2007
    ..In Study 4, we found that exposure to thin images led to activation of an association between heaviness and rejection and that the more this association was activated, the less participants ate...