WILLIAM CRANO

Summary

Affiliation: Claremont Graduate University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and persuasion
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California 91711, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 57:345-74. 2006
  2. pmc Enhancing prediction of inhalant abuse risk in samples of early adolescents: a secondary analysis
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Addict Behav 33:895-905. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Overcoming adolescents' resistance to anti-inhalant appeals
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:516-24. 2007
  4. pmc The at-risk adolescent marijuana nonuser: expanding the standard distinction
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Prev Sci 9:129-37. 2008
  5. doi request reprint A mass mediated intervention on Hispanic live kidney donation
    Eusebio M Alvaro
    School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California, USA
    J Health Commun 15:374-87. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Acculturation, familism, parental monitoring, and knowledge as predictors of marijuana and inhalant use in adolescents
    Juan R Ramirez
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:3-11. 2004
  7. pmc Influencing inhalant intentions by changing socio-personal expectations
    Jason T Siegel
    Department of Psychology, School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, 123 East 8th Street, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Prev Sci 9:153-65. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Living kidney donation among Hispanics: a qualitative examination of barriers and opportunities
    Eusebio M Alvaro
    Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California, USA
    Prog Transplant 18:243-50. 2008
  9. pmc "...you would probably want to do it. Cause that's what made them popular": Exploring perceptions of inhalant utility among young adolescent nonusers and occasional users
    Jason T Siegel
    Claremont Graduate University, 150 E10th Street, Claremont CA 91711, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:597-615. 2009
  10. pmc Expectancy change and adolescents' intentions to use marijuana
    Jessica J Skenderian
    School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, CA 91711, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:563-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and persuasion
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California 91711, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 57:345-74. 2006
    ..Our review reflects the dynamism and the reach of the area, and suggests a sure and sometimes rapid accumulation of knowledge and understanding...
  2. pmc Enhancing prediction of inhalant abuse risk in samples of early adolescents: a secondary analysis
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Addict Behav 33:895-905. 2008
    ..This approach may facilitate prevention efforts, and may be extrapolated to any context in which risk categorization is used as a basis for prevention or amelioration...
  3. ncbi request reprint Overcoming adolescents' resistance to anti-inhalant appeals
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 21:516-24. 2007
    ..22), and this association held even after the contributions of sex, sensation seeking, acculturation, prior use, familism, and assumed peer usage were accounted for in a multiple regression analysis (overall R(2)=.24)...
  4. pmc The at-risk adolescent marijuana nonuser: expanding the standard distinction
    William D Crano
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Prev Sci 9:129-37. 2008
    ..Results support the utility of distinguishing vulnerable from resolute nonusers, counsel against considering nonusers as a homogeneous group, and provide insight into variables that might prove useful in future prevention efforts...
  5. doi request reprint A mass mediated intervention on Hispanic live kidney donation
    Eusebio M Alvaro
    School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California, USA
    J Health Commun 15:374-87. 2010
    ..those in the same community not exposed to the campaign. Exposed respondents reported more positive living organ donation behavioral intentions than nonexposed respondents. Implications for research and practice are discussed...
  6. ncbi request reprint Acculturation, familism, parental monitoring, and knowledge as predictors of marijuana and inhalant use in adolescents
    Juan R Ramirez
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 18:3-11. 2004
    ..Familism and monitoring were not associated with diminished usage among the less knowledgeable. For inhalants, monitoring combined with high knowledge or high familism was associated with diminished usage...
  7. pmc Influencing inhalant intentions by changing socio-personal expectations
    Jason T Siegel
    Department of Psychology, School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, 123 East 8th Street, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Prev Sci 9:153-65. 2008
    ..26, p< .01). Moreover, being exposed to a social, rather than a physical threat, message resulted in different variables being predictive of future intentions to use inhalants...
  8. ncbi request reprint Living kidney donation among Hispanics: a qualitative examination of barriers and opportunities
    Eusebio M Alvaro
    Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California, USA
    Prog Transplant 18:243-50. 2008
    ..Despite their increasing need for kidneys and low nonliving donation rates, minimal research has been conducted to ascertain the perceptions of Hispanic Americans about living organ donation and the process of asking for such a donation...
  9. pmc "...you would probably want to do it. Cause that's what made them popular": Exploring perceptions of inhalant utility among young adolescent nonusers and occasional users
    Jason T Siegel
    Claremont Graduate University, 150 E10th Street, Claremont CA 91711, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:597-615. 2009
    ..Additionally, participants discussed an interaction hypothesis regarding inhalant use and popularity. Implications for future research are suggested and limitations described...
  10. pmc Expectancy change and adolescents' intentions to use marijuana
    Jessica J Skenderian
    School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, CA 91711, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 22:563-9. 2008
    ..These results counsel caution when describing negative outcomes of marijuana initiation. If adolescents conclude that the harms of marijuana use are not as grave as they had been led to expect, intentions to use might intensify...
  11. pmc Pathways from parental knowledge and warmth to adolescent marijuana use: an extension to the theory of planned behavior
    Andrew Lac
    School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, 123 E 8th Street, Claremont, CA, 91711, USA
    Prev Sci 10:22-32. 2009
    ..54, p < .001). Owing to the analysis of nationally representative data, results are generalizable to the United States population of adolescents 12-18 years of age...
  12. doi request reprint Passive-positive organ donor registration behavior: a mixed method assessment of the IIFF Model
    Jason T Siegel
    Department of Psychology, School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Psychol Health Med 15:198-209. 2010
    ..6%. Passive-positives claiming to have put off registering because of their discomfort with thoughts of death or fear that organ donors are allowed to die so their organs can be harvested registered at a rate of 5.8%...
  13. doi request reprint A quasi-experimental investigation of message appeal variations on organ donor registration rates
    Jason T Siegel
    School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA 91711, USA
    Health Psychol 27:170-8. 2008
    ..This study is the first to evaluate the differential effectiveness of various organ donor messages in naturalistic settings...
  14. pmc Family structure and adolescent drug use: an exploration of single-parent families
    Vanessa Hemovich
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California 91711, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:2099-113. 2009
    ..Factors responsible for variations in sons' and daughters' usage in single-parent families have important implications for future drug prevention efforts...
  15. doi request reprint Intentions of becoming a living organ donor among Hispanics: a theory-based approach exploring differences between living and nonliving organ donation
    Jason T Siegel
    School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California, USA
    J Health Commun 13:80-99. 2008
    ..The implications of these results, and our recommendations for future health campaigns, are presented in light of these theoretical models...
  16. doi request reprint Perceived discrimination as a risk factor for depressive symptoms and substance use among Hispanic adolescents in Los Angeles
    Tatiana Basáñez
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA, USA
    Ethn Health 18:244-61. 2013
    ..Covariates included immigrant generation status (GS). A second objective was to examine the potentially moderating effect of neighborhoods' ethnic composition as suggested by Mair et al...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effects of fatalism and family communication on HIV/AIDS awareness variations in Native American and Anglo parents and children
    Juan R Ramirez
    Claremont Graduate University, CA 91711, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 14:29-40. 2002
    ..Multiple regression analysis demonstrated that fatalism and family communication mediate the HIV/AIDS awareness-ethnicity relationship beyond the effects of socioeconomic status...
  18. ncbi request reprint Assumed policy similarity and voter preference
    Ryan M Quist
    Department of Psychology, Claremont Graduate University, CA 91711, USA
    J Soc Psychol 143:149-62. 2003
    ..Findings demonstrate the importance of perceived attitude similarity in determining voter preferences and suggest the utility of earlier similarity-attraction research for the development of models of policy choice behavior...

Research Grants9

  1. Reducing Inhalant Use in Young Adolescents
    WILLIAM CRANO; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..It is hypothesized that messages focusing on social identity will be most effective in this population--especially if delivered by a peer source. ..
  2. Reducing Inhalant Use in Young Adolescents
    WILLIAM CRANO; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..It is hypothesized that messages focusing on social identity will be most effective in this population--especially if delivered by a peer source. ..
  3. Reducing Inhalant Use in Young Adolescents
    WILLIAM CRANO; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..It is hypothesized that messages focusing on social identity will be most effective in this population--especially if delivered by a peer source. ..
  4. Marijuana use patterns: Temporal change in predictors
    WILLIAM CRANO; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  5. Marijuana use patterns: Temporal change in predictors, perceptions, and ad impact
    WILLIAM CRANO; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  6. Marijuana use patterns: Temporal change in predictors, perceptions, and ad impact
    WILLIAM CRANO; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  7. Marijuana prevention ad impact: Ad coding and secondary analyses of national data
    William D Crano; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge will facilitate developing a theoretical approach to guide future prevention efforts. ..