Colin Wayne Leach

Summary

Affiliation: University of Sussex
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Group virtue: the importance of morality (vs. competence and sociability) in the positive evaluation of in-groups
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, England, UK
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:234-49. 2007
  2. doi request reprint "A vengefulness of the impotent": the pain of in-group inferiority and schadenfreude toward successful out-groups
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, England
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1383-96. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Group-level self-definition and self-investment: a hierarchical (multicomponent) model of in-group identification
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:144-65. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Anger and guilt about ingroup advantage explain the willingness for political action
    Colin Wayne Leach
    University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:1232-45. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Angry opposition to government redress: when the structurally advantaged perceive themselves as relatively deprived
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of California Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 46:191-204. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Dejection at in-group defeat and schadenfreude toward second- and third-party out-groups
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
    Emotion 9:659-65. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Malicious pleasure: schadenfreude at the suffering of another group
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz 95064, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:932-43. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint White guilt and racial compensation: the benefits and limits of self-focus
    Aarti Iyer
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz 95064, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:117-29. 2003
  9. doi request reprint The person in political emotion
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, 406 Babbidge Road, U 1020, Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
    J Pers 78:1827-59. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Upward social comparison and self-concept: inspiration and inferiority among art students in an advanced programme
    Kathryn Burleson
    University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 44:109-23. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Group virtue: the importance of morality (vs. competence and sociability) in the positive evaluation of in-groups
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, England, UK
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:234-49. 2007
    ..Consistent with this finding, identification with experimentally created (Study 2b) and preexisting (Studies 4 and 5) in-groups predicted the ascription of morality, but not competence or sociability, to the in-group...
  2. doi request reprint "A vengefulness of the impotent": the pain of in-group inferiority and schadenfreude toward successful out-groups
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, England
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1383-96. 2008
    ..As well as providing evidence for a specific form of prejudice grounded in group-based emotions, this research also revives displacement explanations of prejudice toward 3rd parties...
  3. doi request reprint Group-level self-definition and self-investment: a hierarchical (multicomponent) model of in-group identification
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Sussex, Brighton, UK
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:144-65. 2008
    ..Together, these studies illustrate the conceptual and empirical value of a hierarchical multicomponent model of in-group identification...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anger and guilt about ingroup advantage explain the willingness for political action
    Colin Wayne Leach
    University of California, Santa Cruz, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:1232-45. 2006
    ..Although guilt was associated with the abstract goal of systemic compensation, guilt did not explain willingness for political action. Results underline the importance of examining specific group-based emotions in intergroup relations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Angry opposition to government redress: when the structurally advantaged perceive themselves as relatively deprived
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of California Santa Cruz, CA, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 46:191-204. 2007
    ..Theoretical and political implications are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Dejection at in-group defeat and schadenfreude toward second- and third-party out-groups
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
    Emotion 9:659-65. 2009
    ..Schadenfreude toward the third party was associated with negative evaluation of the third party rather than positive evaluation of the in-group. As such schadenfreude toward the third party was more malicious...
  7. ncbi request reprint Malicious pleasure: schadenfreude at the suffering of another group
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz 95064, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:932-43. 2003
    ..These results establish schadenfreude as an emotion that is moderated by the salient dimensions of particular intergroup relations...
  8. ncbi request reprint White guilt and racial compensation: the benefits and limits of self-focus
    Aarti Iyer
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz 95064, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:117-29. 2003
    ..Our findings demonstrate the benefits and limits of group-based guilt as a basis of support for social equality and highlight the value of understanding the specific emotions elicited in intergroup contexts...
  9. doi request reprint The person in political emotion
    Colin Wayne Leach
    Department of Psychology, University of Connecticut, 406 Babbidge Road, U 1020, Storrs, CT 06269 1020, USA
    J Pers 78:1827-59. 2010
    ..I use my own research to illustrate these practices and to show how attention to macrolevel forces such as group membership, status, and structure may be integrated with attention to the individual person and meaningful aggregates...
  10. ncbi request reprint Upward social comparison and self-concept: inspiration and inferiority among art students in an advanced programme
    Kathryn Burleson
    University of California, Santa Cruz, CA 95064, USA
    Br J Soc Psychol 44:109-23. 2005
    ..Rather than suggesting that exposure to highly talented peers is necessarily unfavourable, results suggest that the interpretation of the comparisons made in situ determines the favourability of such exposure...
  11. ncbi request reprint Group-based guilt as a predictor of commitment to apology
    Craig McGarty
    School of Psychology, The Australian National University, Australia
    Br J Soc Psychol 44:659-80. 2005
    ..The results of the two studies suggest that, just as individual emotions predict individual action tendencies, so group-based guilt predicts support for actions or decisions to be taken at the collective level...
  12. ncbi request reprint Advantaged group's emotional reactions to intergroup inequality: the dynamics of pride, guilt, and sympathy
    Nicole Syringa Harth
    Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 34:115-29. 2008
    ..Guilt is a weak predictor of behavioral tendencies in all studies. This shows the specificity of emotions experienced about intergroup inequality...
  13. ncbi request reprint Put your money where your mouth is! Explaining collective action tendencies through group-based anger and group efficacy
    Martijn van Zomeren
    Social Psychology Program, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, Netherlands
    J Pers Soc Psychol 87:649-64. 2004
    ..quot; The authors discuss how their dual pathway model integrates and extends elements of current approaches to collective action...
  14. ncbi request reprint Exploring psychological mechanisms of collective action: does relevance of group identity influence how people cope with collective disadvantage?
    Martijn van Zomeren
    Department of Social Psychology FPP, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Soc Psychol 47:353-72. 2008
    ..We discuss these results in terms of two distinct psychological mechanisms of collective action...