Peter Fischer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Regensburg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi Neural mechanisms of selective exposure: An EEG study on the processing of decision-consistent and inconsistent information
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Social and Organizational Psychology, University of Regensburg, Universitatsstrasse 31, Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 87:13-8. 2013
  2. ncbi The positive bystander effect: passive bystanders increase helping in situations with high expected negative consequences for the helper
    Peter Fischer
    University of Regensburg, Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, Universitätsstr 31, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    J Soc Psychol 153:1-5. 2013
  3. ncbi Ego depletion increases risk-taking
    Peter Fischer
    University of Regensburg, Department of Psychology, Universitätsstr 31, Regensburg 93053, Germany
    J Soc Psychol 152:623-38. 2012
  4. ncbi The bystander-effect: a meta-analytic review on bystander intervention in dangerous and non-dangerous emergencies
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Psychol Bull 137:517-37. 2011
  5. ncbi Ego depletion and positive illusions: does the construction of positivity require regulatory resources?
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:1306-21. 2007
  6. ncbi Terror management and religion: evidence that intrinsic religiousness mitigates worldview defense following mortality salience
    Eva Jonas
    Department of Psychology, Social Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munich, Germany
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:553-67. 2006
  7. ncbi Coping with terrorism: the impact of increased salience of terrorism on mood and self-efficacy of intrinsically religious and nonreligious people
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:365-77. 2006
  8. ncbi Virtual driving and risk taking: do racing games increase risk-taking cognitions, affect, and behaviors?
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J Exp Psychol Appl 13:22-31. 2007

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi Neural mechanisms of selective exposure: An EEG study on the processing of decision-consistent and inconsistent information
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Social and Organizational Psychology, University of Regensburg, Universitatsstrasse 31, Regensburg, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 87:13-8. 2013
    ..This finding supports the classic motivational perspective of Leon Festinger on the selective exposure effect...
  2. ncbi The positive bystander effect: passive bystanders increase helping in situations with high expected negative consequences for the helper
    Peter Fischer
    University of Regensburg, Department of Social and Organizational Psychology, Universitätsstr 31, 93053 Regensburg, Germany
    J Soc Psychol 153:1-5. 2013
    ..The results are discussed in light of previous laboratory findings on expected negative consequences and bystander intervention...
  3. ncbi Ego depletion increases risk-taking
    Peter Fischer
    University of Regensburg, Department of Psychology, Universitätsstr 31, Regensburg 93053, Germany
    J Soc Psychol 152:623-38. 2012
    ..Discussion focuses on the theoretical and practical implications of these findings...
  4. ncbi The bystander-effect: a meta-analytic review on bystander intervention in dangerous and non-dangerous emergencies
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, University of Regensburg, Regensburg, Germany
    Psychol Bull 137:517-37. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi Ego depletion and positive illusions: does the construction of positivity require regulatory resources?
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 33:1306-21. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi Terror management and religion: evidence that intrinsic religiousness mitigates worldview defense following mortality salience
    Eva Jonas
    Department of Psychology, Social Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians Universitat, Munich, Germany
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:553-67. 2006
    ..Taken as a whole, these results suggest that only those people who are intrinsically vested in their religion derive terror management benefits from religious beliefs...
  7. ncbi Coping with terrorism: the impact of increased salience of terrorism on mood and self-efficacy of intrinsically religious and nonreligious people
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:365-77. 2006
    ..Mediational analyses suggested that the mood effects were associated with differences in the reported sense of self-efficacy...
  8. ncbi Virtual driving and risk taking: do racing games increase risk-taking cognitions, affect, and behaviors?
    Peter Fischer
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    J Exp Psychol Appl 13:22-31. 2007
    ..Theoretical and practical implications are discussed...