William A Cunningham

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The value of success: acquiring gains, avoiding losses, and simply being successful
    Samantha M Mowrer
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e25307. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Distinct orbitofrontal regions encode stimulus and choice valuation
    William A Cunningham
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1956-66. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint The neural substrates of in-group bias: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation
    Jay J Van Bavel
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:1131-9. 2008
  4. pmc Orbitofrontal cortex provides cross-modal valuation of self-generated stimuli
    William A Cunningham
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:286-93. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Aspects of neuroticism and the amygdala: chronic tuning from motivational styles
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:3399-404. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Affective flexibility: evaluative processing goals shape amygdala activity
    William A Cunningham
    The Ohio State University, Psychology Department, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:152-60. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and evaluations: a social cognitive neuroscience perspective
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 11:97-104. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Separable neural components in the processing of black and white faces
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:806-13. 2004
  9. doi request reprint A social identity approach to person memory: group membership, collective identification, and social role shape attention and memory
    Jay J Van Bavel
    Department of Psychology, New York University, 6 Washington Place, Room 752, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:1566-78. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Using fMRI to investigate a component process of reflection: prefrontal correlates of refreshing a just-activated representation
    Marcia K Johnson
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 5:339-61. 2005

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. pmc The value of success: acquiring gains, avoiding losses, and simply being successful
    Samantha M Mowrer
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e25307. 2011
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  2. doi request reprint Distinct orbitofrontal regions encode stimulus and choice valuation
    William A Cunningham
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1956-66. 2009
    ..These data demonstrate that distinct areas of the OFC provide dissociated representations for use in adaptive decision-making and suggest an important processing distinction between the concepts of good/bad and right/wrong...
  3. ncbi request reprint The neural substrates of in-group bias: a functional magnetic resonance imaging investigation
    Jay J Van Bavel
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:1131-9. 2008
    ..This study helps clarify the role of neural substrates involved in perceptual and affective in-group biases...
  4. pmc Orbitofrontal cortex provides cross-modal valuation of self-generated stimuli
    William A Cunningham
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 6:286-93. 2011
    ..The results of this study support the idea that imagined stimuli (regardless of stimulus category) are evaluated in the OFC using a common system that has been identified in previous research for externally perceived stimuli...
  5. doi request reprint Aspects of neuroticism and the amygdala: chronic tuning from motivational styles
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Neuropsychologia 48:3399-404. 2010
    ..These data provide further support for the motivational salience hypothesis of amygdala function, and demonstrate that both the ends and means of goal pursuit are important for shaping a response...
  6. doi request reprint Affective flexibility: evaluative processing goals shape amygdala activity
    William A Cunningham
    The Ohio State University, Psychology Department, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:152-60. 2008
    ..These data suggest that the amygdala flexibly processes motivationally relevant evaluative information in accordance with current processing goals, but processes negative information less flexibly than positive information...
  7. ncbi request reprint Attitudes and evaluations: a social cognitive neuroscience perspective
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 11:97-104. 2007
    ..This model makes predictions that inform social-cognitive and cognitive-neuroscientific accounts of evaluation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Separable neural components in the processing of black and white faces
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:806-13. 2004
    ..These results provide evidence for neural distinctions between automatic and more controlled processing of social groups, and suggest that controlled processes may modulate automatic evaluation...
  9. doi request reprint A social identity approach to person memory: group membership, collective identification, and social role shape attention and memory
    Jay J Van Bavel
    Department of Psychology, New York University, 6 Washington Place, Room 752, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:1566-78. 2012
    ..e., spy) that required attention toward other-group members (Experiment 3). This research suggests that social identity may provide novel insights into person memory...
  10. ncbi request reprint Using fMRI to investigate a component process of reflection: prefrontal correlates of refreshing a just-activated representation
    Marcia K Johnson
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut 06520 8205, USA
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 5:339-61. 2005
    ..We suggest that refreshing accounts for some neural activity observed in more complex tasks, such as working memory, long-term memory, and problem solving, and that its disruption (e.g., from aging or emotion) could have a broad impact...
  11. doi request reprint Self-categorization with a novel mixed-race group moderates automatic social and racial biases
    Jay J Van Bavel
    The Ohio State University, Department of Psychology, 1827 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 35:321-35. 2009
    ..These experiments provide evidence that self-categorization can override automatic racial bias and that automatic evaluations shift between and within social contexts...
  12. doi request reprint The influence of self-regulatory focus on encoding of, and memory for, emotional words
    Sharon R Touryan
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520 8205, USA
    Soc Neurosci 2:14-27. 2007
    ..Such preferential processing may help explain why events are remembered differently by different individuals, which subsequently may influence interpersonal interactions...
  13. doi request reprint Mapping emotions through time: how affective trajectories inform the language of emotion
    Tabitha Kirkland
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, 1835 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Emotion 12:268-82. 2012
    ..Future studies of emotion must account for the dynamic way that we absorb and process information...
  14. doi request reprint The Quadruple Process model approach to examining the neural underpinnings of prejudice
    Jennifer S Beer
    Department of Psychology, A8000 University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX 78712, USA
    Neuroimage 43:775-83. 2008
    ..Insula activity was associated with attitudes towards ingroup and outgroup members, as well as detecting appropriate behavior...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reprint of: Aspects of neuroticism and the amygdala: Chronic tuning from motivational styles
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, 1827 Neil Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, United States
    Neuropsychologia 49:657-62. 2011
    ..These data provide further support for the motivational salience hypothesis of amygdala function, and demonstrate that both the ends and means of goal pursuit are important for shaping a response...
  16. pmc Type I and Type II error concerns in fMRI research: re-balancing the scale
    Matthew D Lieberman
    Department of Psychology, Franz Hall, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1563, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 4:423-8. 2009
    ..From this perspective, Type I errors are self-erasing because they will not replicate, thus allowing for more lenient thresholding to avoid Type II errors...
  17. ncbi request reprint Intact performance on an indirect measure of race bias following amygdala damage
    Elizabeth A Phelps
    Department of Psychology, New York University, 6 Washington Place, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10003, USA
    Neuropsychologia 41:203-8. 2003
    ..J. Cogn. Neurosci. 12 (5) (2000) 729], the amygdala is not critical for normal performance on the IAT...
  18. ncbi request reprint Neural components of social evaluation
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:639-49. 2003
    ..Whereas automatic processes are sensitive to simple valence, controlled processes are sensitive to attitudinal complexity...
  19. ncbi request reprint The joyful, yet balanced, amygdala: moderated responses to positive but not negative stimuli in trait happiness
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S3G3, Canada, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3E6, Canada, Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA, and Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USADepartment of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S3G3, Canada, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3E6, Canada, Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA, and Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USADepartment of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S3G3, Canada, Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON M5S 3E6, Canada, Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA, and Department of Psychology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:760-6. 2014
    ..This work suggests that trait happiness is associated with a balanced amygdala response to positivity and negativity. ..
  20. doi request reprint Feeling stuck in the present? Mania proneness and history associated with present-oriented time perspective
    June Gruber
    Department of Psychology, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Emotion 12:13-7. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that emotional disorders can be understood, at least in part, by examining how people understand and use time to guide their behavior and feelings...
  21. ncbi request reprint Implicit and explicit evaluation: FMRI correlates of valence, emotional intensity, and control in the processing of attitudes
    William A Cunningham
    Yale University, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:1717-29. 2004
    ..These results highlight that evaluations are the consequence of complex circuits that vary depending on task demands...
  22. ncbi request reprint Neural correlates of evaluation associated with promotion and prevention regulatory focus
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 5:202-11. 2005
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  23. ncbi request reprint Attitudes to the right- and left: frontal ERP asymmetries associated with stimulus valence and processing goals
    William A Cunningham
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroimage 28:827-34. 2005
    ..These data are consistent with a model in which discrete regions of prefrontal cortex (PFC) are specialized for the evaluative processing of positive and negative stimuli...
  24. ncbi request reprint Implicit and explicit ethnocentrism: revisiting the ideologies of prejudice
    William A Cunningham
    Yale University, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 30:1332-46. 2004
    ..These results lead to the conclusion that (a) implicit ethnocentrism exists and (b) it is related to and distinct from explicit ethnocentrism...