Brian P Meier

Summary

Affiliation: Gettysburg College
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Embodiment in social psychology
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    Top Cogn Sci 4:705-16. 2012
  2. pmc Color in context: psychological context moderates the influence of red on approach- and avoidance-motivated behavior
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40333. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Sweet taste preferences and experiences predict prosocial inferences, personalities, and behaviors
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 102:163-74. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint What's "up" with God? Vertical space as a representation of the divine
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:699-710. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint When "light" and "dark" thoughts become light and dark responses: affect biases brightness judgments
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA, USA
    Emotion 7:366-76. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Turning the other cheek. Agreeableness and the regulation of aggression-related primes
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:136-42. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Counting to ten milliseconds: low-anger, but not high-anger, individuals pause following negative evaluations
    Michael D Robinson
    Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58108, USA
    Cogn Emot 26:261-81. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Stuck in a rut: perseverative response tendencies and the neuroticism-distress relationship
    Michael D Robinson
    Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 135:78-91. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Hot-headed is more than an expression: the embodied representation of anger in terms of heat
    Benjamin M Wilkowski
    University of Wyoming, Department of Psychology, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Emotion 9:464-77. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Wringing the perceptual rags: reply to IJzerman and Koole (2011)
    Mark J Landau
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Psychol Bull 137:362-5. 2011

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Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Embodiment in social psychology
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    Top Cogn Sci 4:705-16. 2012
    ..Such research will likely provide a more explanatory account of the role of embodiment in general terms as well as how it expands the knowledge base in social psychology...
  2. pmc Color in context: psychological context moderates the influence of red on approach- and avoidance-motivated behavior
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40333. 2012
    ..Research is needed to directly test whether red influences the same behavior differently depending entirely on psychological context...
  3. doi request reprint Sweet taste preferences and experiences predict prosocial inferences, personalities, and behaviors
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 102:163-74. 2012
    ..The results reveal that an embodied metaphor approach provides a complementary but unique perspective to traditional trait views of personality...
  4. ncbi request reprint What's "up" with God? Vertical space as a representation of the divine
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:699-710. 2007
    ..These robust results reveal that vertical perceptions are invoked when people access divinity-related cognitions...
  5. ncbi request reprint When "light" and "dark" thoughts become light and dark responses: affect biases brightness judgments
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA, USA
    Emotion 7:366-76. 2007
    ..Not only do evaluations activate metaphors, but such metaphoric mappings are sufficient to lead individuals to violate input from visual perception when judging an object's brightness...
  6. ncbi request reprint Turning the other cheek. Agreeableness and the regulation of aggression-related primes
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA 17325, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:136-42. 2006
    ..These results reveal that agreeable individuals are able to short-circuit the cue-aggression sequence, likely by recruiting prosocial thoughts in response to aggression-related primes...
  7. doi request reprint Counting to ten milliseconds: low-anger, but not high-anger, individuals pause following negative evaluations
    Michael D Robinson
    Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58108, USA
    Cogn Emot 26:261-81. 2012
    ..Implications for the personality-processing literature, theories of trait anger, and fast-acting regulatory processes are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Stuck in a rut: perseverative response tendencies and the neuroticism-distress relationship
    Michael D Robinson
    Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 135:78-91. 2006
    ..Overall, the results highlight the manner in which response perseveration reinforces experiences of negative emotion...
  9. doi request reprint Hot-headed is more than an expression: the embodied representation of anger in terms of heat
    Benjamin M Wilkowski
    University of Wyoming, Department of Psychology, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    Emotion 9:464-77. 2009
    ..The results are discussed in terms of their implications for embodied views of emotion concepts and their potential social consequences...
  10. doi request reprint Wringing the perceptual rags: reply to IJzerman and Koole (2011)
    Mark J Landau
    Department of Psychology, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Psychol Bull 137:362-5. 2011
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  11. doi request reprint Bring it on: angry facial expressions potentiate approach-motivated motor behavior
    Benjamin M Wilkowski
    Department of Psychology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, WY 82071, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:201-10. 2010
    ..The results are discussed in terms of the processes underlying anger-related approach motivation and the conditions under which they are likely to arise...
  12. doi request reprint A metaphor-enriched social cognition
    Mark J Landau
    Department of Psychology, 1415 Jayhawk Boulevard, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS 66045 7556, USA
    Psychol Bull 136:1045-67. 2010
    ..Finally, we mention specific benefits of a metaphor-enriched perspective for integrating and generating social cognitive research and for bridging social cognition with neighboring fields...
  13. ncbi request reprint Why the sunny side is up: association between affect and vertical position
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Psychology, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:243-7. 2004
    ..Study 3 revealed that, although evaluations activate areas of visual space, spatial positions do not activate evaluations. The studies suggest that affect has a surprisingly physical basis...
  14. ncbi request reprint A comparison of chronic pain between an urban and rural population
    Pamela K Hoffman
    North Dakota State University, Department of Psychology, P O Box 5075, Fargo, ND 58105 5075, USA
    J Community Health Nurs 19:213-24. 2002
    ..Individuals from rural and urban locations differed significantly in the rate of chronic pain reported. Participants with chronic pain reported a significantly lower quality of life than individuals without chronic pain...
  15. ncbi request reprint Extraversion, threat categorizations, and negative affect: a reaction time approach to avoidance motivation
    Michael D Robinson
    Psychology Department, North Dakota State University, Fargo, 58105, USA
    J Pers 73:1397-436. 2005
    ..The authors discuss implications of the findings for extant views of Extraversion, avoidance motivation, and self-regulation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Watch out! That could be dangerous: valence-arousal interactions in evaluative processing
    Michael D Robinson
    Psychology Department, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 30:1472-84. 2004
    ..Studies 1, 6, and 7 establish that the findings are not due to stimulus identification processes. The findings therefore suggest that people make evaluative inferences on the basis of stimulus arousal...
  17. ncbi request reprint Why good guys wear white
    Brian P Meier
    North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:82-7. 2004
    ..g., negative). Studies 4 and 5 reveal boundary conditions for the effect. The studies suggest that, when making evaluations, people automatically assume that bright objects are good, whereas dark objects are bad...
  18. ncbi request reprint Unstable in more ways than one: reaction time variability and the neuroticism/distress relationship
    Michael D Robinson
    Psychology Department, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58105, USA
    J Pers 74:311-43. 2006
    ..The results highlight the manner in which Neuroticism may "taint" control functions, in turn reinforcing Neuroticism-linked outcomes...
  19. ncbi request reprint Does quick to blame mean quick to anger? The role of agreeableness in dissociating blame and anger
    Brian P Meier
    Department of Pyschology, North Dakota State University, Fargo 58105, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 30:856-67. 2004
    ..The results suggest that agreeableness plays an important role in facilitating (low agreeableness) or inhibiting (high agreeableness) the link between accessible blame and anger...
  20. pmc Things are sounding up: affective influences on auditory tone perception
    Ulrich W Weger
    State University of New York, Binghamton, New York, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:517-21. 2007
    ..In addition to clarifying the nature of these cross-modal associations, the present results further the idea that affective evaluations exert large effects on perceptual judgments related to verticality...