Debra A Zellner

Summary

Affiliation: Montclair State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Protection for the good: subcategorization reduces hedonic contrast
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Appetite 38:175-80. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of color on expected and experienced refreshment, intensity, and liking of beverages
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Am J Psychol 116:633-47. 2003
  3. doi request reprint Categorization reduces the effect of context on hedonic preference
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 71:1228-32. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of stress on men's food selection
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Appetite 49:696-9. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Color enhances orthonasal olfactory intensity and reduces retronasal olfactory intensity
    Brian J Koza
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Chem Senses 30:643-9. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Neatness counts. How plating affects liking for the taste of food
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, United States
    Appetite 57:642-8. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Masculinity/femininity of fine fragrances affects color-odor correspondences: a case for cognitions influencing cross-modal correspondences
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Chem Senses 33:211-22. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Contextual influences on liking and preference
    Debra A Zellner
    Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Appetite 49:679-82. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Increased hedonic differences despite increases in hedonic range
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 72:1261-5. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Hedonic contrast and condensation: good stimuli make mediocre stimuli less good and less different
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 13:235-9. 2006

Collaborators

  • Scott Parker
  • Elizabeth Cogan
  • Lauren M Rota
  • Brian J Koza
  • Melissa Dolese
  • Anna Cilmi

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Protection for the good: subcategorization reduces hedonic contrast
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Appetite 38:175-80. 2002
    ..The analogous phenomenon was found in Study 2, comparing subjects who subcategorized beers to subjects who had a common category for both sorts of beers. Contrast is greatest for stimuli in a common category...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of color on expected and experienced refreshment, intensity, and liking of beverages
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Am J Psychol 116:633-47. 2003
    ..Intensity ratings also varied with color. However, unlike when subjects smell solutions rather than taste them, colored solutions were not judged as more intense than colorless ones. In fact, the clear solutions were judged as strongest...
  3. doi request reprint Categorization reduces the effect of context on hedonic preference
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 71:1228-32. 2009
    ..Those categories have smaller hedonic ranges than does the full stimulus set. The increase in preference magnitude with reduction in size of the hedonic range is predicted by Parducci's (1995) range-frequency model...
  4. ncbi request reprint The effect of stress on men's food selection
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Appetite 49:696-9. 2007
    ..Women tended to eat more grapes when not stressed than when stressed and more M&Ms when stressed than when not stressed. Thus, the effect of stress level on food choice is different for men and women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Color enhances orthonasal olfactory intensity and reduces retronasal olfactory intensity
    Brian J Koza
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Chem Senses 30:643-9. 2005
    ..This supports previous reports that retronasal and orthonasal odors are perceived differently...
  6. doi request reprint Neatness counts. How plating affects liking for the taste of food
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, United States
    Appetite 57:642-8. 2011
    ..Neatness of the food presentation increases liking for the taste of the food by suggesting greater care on the part of the preparer. Two mechanisms by which greater care might increase liking are discussed...
  7. ncbi request reprint Masculinity/femininity of fine fragrances affects color-odor correspondences: a case for cognitions influencing cross-modal correspondences
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Chem Senses 33:211-22. 2008
    ..Thinking of the masculinity/femininity of a fragrance influences the selection of colors that corresponds to these odors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Contextual influences on liking and preference
    Debra A Zellner
    Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Appetite 49:679-82. 2007
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  9. doi request reprint Increased hedonic differences despite increases in hedonic range
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 72:1261-5. 2010
    ..It also differs from the reduction in perceived differences that usually accompanies expansion of stimulus range and that is predicted by numerous theories...
  10. ncbi request reprint Hedonic contrast and condensation: good stimuli make mediocre stimuli less good and less different
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 13:235-9. 2006
    ..Thus the same stimulus set produced contrast in Experiment 1 and condensation in Experiment 2, paralleling results in loudness...
  11. ncbi request reprint Food selection changes under stress
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Physiol Behav 87:789-93. 2006
    ..They report eating these foods to feel better. Both studies show that stress not only increases consumption in certain individuals but also shifts their food choice from lower fat to higher fat foods...
  12. ncbi request reprint Disconfirmed hedonic expectations produce perceptual contrast, not assimilation
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, NJ 07043, USA
    Am J Psychol 117:363-87. 2004
    ..When social influence is not a factor and subjects give judgments influenced only by the perceived hedonic value of the stimulus, contrast is the result...
  13. ncbi request reprint Chocolate craving and the menstrual cycle
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, NJ 07043 USA
    Appetite 42:119-21. 2004
    ..The results suggest a cultural origin rather than a physiological basis for chocolate craving...
  14. ncbi request reprint Compared to what? Effects of categorization on hedonic contrast
    Debra A Zellner
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Upper Montclair, New Jersey 07043, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 10:468-73. 2003
    ..Stimuli's hedonic ratings were far less affected by other stimuli declared to belong to a different category than by stimuli declared to belong to a common category...
  15. ncbi request reprint The categorization effect in hedonic contrast: experts differ from novices
    Lauren M Rota
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey 07043, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:179-83. 2007
    ..Experts, however, viewed the irises and the orchids as being in different categories; therefore, hedonic contrast did not occur...
  16. doi request reprint Beauty beyond compare: effects of context extremity and categorization on hedonic contrast
    Elizabeth Cogan
    Department of Psychology, Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 39:16-22. 2013
    ..They are therefore not compared, and contrast does not occur. The authors propose that these principles might apply to contrast in all settings...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of expectations on loudness and loudness difference
    Scott Parker
    Department of Psychology, American University, Washington, DC 20016 8062, USA
    Atten Percept Psychophys 74:1334-42. 2012
    ..This pattern of results is explainable by a combination of (1) Parducci's (1995) range-frequency theory and (2) a gain control mechanism in the auditory system under top-down governance (Schneider, Parker, & Murphy, 2011)...