Nicholas O Rule

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Affiliation: Tufts University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Us and them: memory advantages in perceptually ambiguous groups
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:687-92. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Face value: amygdala response reflects the validity of first impressions
    Nicholas O Rule
    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neuroimage 54:734-41. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Places and faces: Geographic environment influences the ingroup memory advantage
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:343-55. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Personality in perspective: judgmental consistency across orientations of the face
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, 490 Boston Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Perception 38:1688-99. 2009
  5. pmc Democrats and republicans can be differentiated from their faces
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8733. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Polling the face: prediction and consensus across cultures
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:1-15. 2010
  7. pmc Voting behavior is reflected in amygdala response across cultures
    Nicholas O Rule
    Psychology Department, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:349-55. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The face of success: inferences from chief executive officers' appearance predict company profits
    Nicholas O Rule
    Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:109-11. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Accuracy and awareness in the perception and categorization of male sexual orientation
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1019-28. 2008
  10. doi request reprint The neural basis of categorical face perception: graded representations of face gender in fusiform and orbitofrontal cortices
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:1314-22. 2010

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Us and them: memory advantages in perceptually ambiguous groups
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Psychon Bull Rev 14:687-92. 2007
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  2. doi request reprint Face value: amygdala response reflects the validity of first impressions
    Nicholas O Rule
    University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Neuroimage 54:734-41. 2011
    ..Thus, amygdala response reflected both subjective judgments and objective measures of leadership ability based on first impressions...
  3. doi request reprint Places and faces: Geographic environment influences the ingroup memory advantage
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:343-55. 2010
    ..Environmental context cues therefore influence the ingroup memory advantage for categories that are not intrinsically salient...
  4. ncbi request reprint Personality in perspective: judgmental consistency across orientations of the face
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, 490 Boston Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Perception 38:1688-99. 2009
    ..These findings therefore show that perceptions of full faces lead to relatively similar interferences across both viewing angle and time...
  5. pmc Democrats and republicans can be differentiated from their faces
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 5:e8733. 2010
    ..Individuals' faces communicate a great deal of information about them. Although some of this information tends to be perceptually obvious (such as race and sex), much of it is perceptually ambiguous, without clear or obvious visual cues...
  6. doi request reprint Polling the face: prediction and consensus across cultures
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:1-15. 2010
    ..Therefore, perceivers can reliably infer predictive information from faces but require knowledge about the target's culture to make these predictions accurately...
  7. pmc Voting behavior is reflected in amygdala response across cultures
    Nicholas O Rule
    Psychology Department, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:349-55. 2010
    ..These data provide insight to the mechanisms that underlie our snap judgments of others when making voting decisions and provide a neural correlate to cross-cultural consensus in social inferences...
  8. doi request reprint The face of success: inferences from chief executive officers' appearance predict company profits
    Nicholas O Rule
    Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Psychol Sci 19:109-11. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Accuracy and awareness in the perception and categorization of male sexual orientation
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 95:1019-28. 2008
    ..Differences in the accuracy of judgments based on targets' controllability and perceivers' awareness of cues provides insight into the processes underlying intuitive predictions and intuitive judgments...
  10. doi request reprint The neural basis of categorical face perception: graded representations of face gender in fusiform and orbitofrontal cortices
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Cereb Cortex 20:1314-22. 2010
    ..The attention-independent graded representations of face gender in fusiform and orbitofrontal cortices reveal how objective face parameters are encoded and transformed into subjective categorically warped perceptions in the human brain...
  11. pmc Culture, gaze and the neural processing of fear expressions
    Reginald B Adams
    Department of Psychology, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:340-8. 2010
    ..These findings reveal a meaningful role of culture in the processing of eye gaze and emotion, and highlight their interactive influences in neural processing...
  12. doi request reprint Found in translation: cross-cultural consensus in the accurate categorization of male sexual orientation
    Nicholas O Rule
    University of Toronto, Department of Psychology, Toronto, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 37:1499-507. 2011
    ..e., response bias) also varied such that perceivers from cultures less accepting of homosexuality were more likely to categorize targets as straight. Male sexual orientation therefore appears to be legible across cultures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of dominance following glimpses of faces and bodies
    Nicholas O Rule
    Psychology Department, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3, Canada
    Perception 41:687-706. 2012
    ..These data extend our knowledge of the efficient and accurate perception of social cues from nonverbal behavior...
  14. doi request reprint The neural origins of superficial and individuated judgments about ingroup and outgroup members
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Psychology Department, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 31:150-9. 2010
    ..The findings reveal the distinct-and race-selective-neural bases of our everyday superficial and individuated judgments of others...
  15. doi request reprint Proprioception and person perception: politicians and professors
    Michael L Slepian
    Tufts University, 490 Boston Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:1621-8. 2012
    ..Finally, thinking about Republicans and Democrats led participants to perceive a ball as harder or softer, respectively, suggesting that simulating proprioception might aid social-categorical thinking (Study 4)...
  16. doi request reprint Will a category cue attract you? Motor output reveals dynamic competition across person construal
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    J Exp Psychol Gen 137:673-90. 2008
    ..Such evidence is challenging for discrete stage-based accounts...
  17. ncbi request reprint The influence of target and perceiver race in the categorisation of male sexual orientation
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3, Canada
    Perception 40:830-9. 2011
    ..The perception of sexual orientation from faces therefore appears to be robust against variations in target and perceiver race...
  18. doi request reprint Tough and tender: embodied categorization of gender
    Michael L Slepian
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:26-8. 2011
    ..Two different manipulations of proprioceptive toughness predictably biased the categorization of faces toward "male." These findings suggest that social-category knowledge is at least partially embodied...
  19. doi request reprint Sexual orientation perception involves gendered facial cues
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Tufts University, Psychology Department, 490 Boston Ave, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1318-31. 2010
    ..Together, the findings demonstrate that perceivers utilize gendered facial cues to glean another's sexual orientation, and this influences the accuracy or error of judgments...
  20. doi request reprint The politics of gaydar: ideological differences in the use of gendered cues in categorizing sexual orientation
    Chadly Stern
    Department of Psychology, New York University, New York, NY 10003, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 104:520-41. 2013
    ..Implications for the accuracy of ambiguous category judgments made with the use of stereotypical cues in naturalistic settings are discussed...
  21. pmc On the perception of religious group membership from faces
    Nicholas O Rule
    Psychology Department, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    PLoS ONE 5:e14241. 2010
    ..We tested whether Mormons could be distinguished from non-Mormons and investigated the basis for this effect to gain insight to how subtle perceptual cues can support complex social categorizations...
  22. doi request reprint The cultural neuroscience of person perception
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Psychology Department, Tufts University, Medford, MA, USA
    Prog Brain Res 178:191-201. 2009
    ..More broadly, we discuss the promise of a cultural neuroscience approach to social perception and some of its epistemological challenges as a nascent interdisciplinary enterprise...
  23. doi request reprint Accuracy and consensus in judgments of trustworthiness from faces: behavioral and neural correlates
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pers Soc Psychol 104:409-26. 2013
    ..These data suggest that judgments of trustworthiness may not be accurate but, rather, reflect subjective impressions for which people show high agreement...
  24. doi request reprint Culture in social neuroscience: a review
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Soc Neurosci 8:3-10. 2013
    ..These findings attest to the plasticity of the brain and its adaptation to cultural contexts...
  25. doi request reprint Mating interest improves women's accuracy in judging male sexual orientation
    Nicholas O Rule
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Psychol Sci 22:881-6. 2011
    ..The accuracy of judgments of male sexual orientation therefore appears to be influenced by both natural variations in female perceivers' fertility and experimentally manipulated cognitive frames...
  26. doi request reprint A memory advantage for untrustworthy faces
    Nicholas O Rule
    Psychology Department, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, ON, Canada M5S 3G3
    Cognition 125:207-18. 2012
    ..Consistent with ecological theories of perception, cues to trustworthiness from facial appearance may thus guide who is remembered and who is forgotten at first impression...
  27. doi request reprint Culture shapes a mesolimbic response to signals of dominance and subordination that associates with behavior
    Jonathan B Freeman
    Department of Psychology, Tufts University, 490 Boston Avenue, Medford, MA 02155, USA
    Neuroimage 47:353-9. 2009
    ..The findings provide a first demonstration that culture can flexibly shape functional activity in the mesolimbic reward system, which in turn may guide behavior...
  28. doi request reprint Accuracy in categorizing perceptually ambiguous groups: a review and meta-analysis
    Konstantin O Tskhay
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 17:72-86. 2013
    ..g., time of exposure, analytic approach) were identified and examined. These data help to document and characterize broad trends in the proliferating and expanding study of the perception and categorization of ambiguous social groups...
  29. doi request reprint Accurate identification of a preference for insertive versus receptive intercourse from static facial cues of gay men
    Konstantin O Tskhay
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto, 100 St George Street, Toronto, ON, M5S 3G3, Canada
    Arch Sex Behav 42:1217-22. 2013
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