Affiliation: University of California
- Orbitofrontal cortex and social behavior: integrating self-monitoring and emotion-cognition interactionsJennifer S Beer
University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 18:871-9. 2006..The results highlight the role of the orbitofrontal cortex in the interplay of self-monitoring and emotional processing and suggest avenues for neurorehabilitation of patients with social deficits subsequent to orbitofrontal damage...
- The Quadruple Process model approach to examining the neural underpinnings of prejudiceJennifer 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...
- Controlling the integration of emotion and cognition: the role of frontal cortex in distinguishing helpful from hurtful emotional informationJennifer S Beer
Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, 95616, USA
Psychol Sci 17:448-53. 2006..Together, the two studies suggest that activity in lateral orbitofrontal cortex is associated with evaluating the contextual relevance of emotional information for decision making...
- Social cognition: a multi level analysisJennifer S Beer
Department of Psychology and the Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, One Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Brain Res 1079:98-105. 2006..The paper concludes by considering a number of challenges for social cognition research including questions of accuracy and the influence of motivation and bias in social cognitive processing...
- The regulatory function of self-conscious emotion: insights from patients with orbitofrontal damageJennifer S Beer
Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 85:594-604. 2003..Additionally, deficient behavioral regulation is associated with impairments in interpreting the self-conscious emotions of others...
- Neural mechanisms of the testosterone-aggression relation: the role of orbitofrontal cortexPranjal H Mehta
Department of Psychology, University of Texas, Austin, 1 University Station A8000, Austin, TX 78712, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 22:2357-68. 2010..The findings suggest that testosterone increases the propensity toward aggression because of reduced activation of the neural circuitry of impulse control and self-regulation...
- The neural correlates of direct and reflected self-knowledgeKevin N Ochsner
Department of Psychology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10027, USA
Neuroimage 28:797-814. 2005..These results support models suggesting that MPFC mediates meta-cognitive processes that may be recruited for direct and reflected self appraisals depending upon the demands of a specific task...
- Neural systems of social comparison and the "above-average" effectJennifer S Beer
Department of Psychology and Imaging Research Center University of Texas at Austin, TX 78712, USA
Neuroimage 49:2671-9. 2010..These findings are the first to directly examine the neural systems involved in social judgment bias and have implications for the association between frontal lobe dysfunction and poor insight...
- Taking a gamble or playing by the rules: dissociable prefrontal systems implicated in probabilistic versus deterministic rule-based decisionsJamil P Bhanji
Department of Psychology, University of Texas at Austin, TX 78712, USA
Neuroimage 49:1810-9. 2010..Lateral prefrontal cortex plays a key role in implementing deterministic decision rules, ventromedial prefrontal cortex in probabilistic rules, and anterior insula in both...
- The default self: feeling good or being right?Jennifer S Beer
University of California, Davis, 1 Shields Avenue, Davis, CA 95616, USA
Trends Cogn Sci 11:187-9. 2007....
- Knowing your place: self-perceptions of status in face-to-face groupsCameron Anderson
Walter A Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1900, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 91:1094-110. 2006..La Voie, 1984). Individuals showed high accuracy in perceiving their status and even erred on the side of being overly humble. Moreover, enhancement in status self-perceptions was associated with lower levels of social acceptance...
- Implicit self-theories of shynessJennifer S Beer
Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley 94720 1650, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 83:1009-24. 2002..Together, these studies indicate that implicit self-theories of shyness are important for understanding individual differences among shy people and suggest new avenues for implicit self-theories research...
- The impact of orbital prefrontal cortex damage on emotional activation to unanticipated and anticipated acoustic startle stimuliNicole A Roberts
Department of Psychology, University of Wisconsin, P O Box 413, Milwaukee, WI 53201, USA
Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 4:307-16. 2004..Thus, orbitofrontal damage may compromise the ability to anticipate physiologically the onset of aversive stimuli, despite intact or enhanced emotional responses when such stimuli occur unexpectedly...
- Perceiving others' personalities: examining the dimensionality, assumed similarity to the self, and stability of perceiver effectsSanjay Srivastava
Department of Psychology, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR 97403 1227, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 98:520-34. 2010..Implications for the interpretation of perceiver effects and for research on personality assessment and psychopathology are discussed...
- Special issue: Multiple perspectives on the psychological and neural bases of social cognitionJennifer S Beer
Brain Res 1079:1-3. 2006
- Prefrontal involvement in the regulation of emotion: convergence of rat and human studiesGregory J Quirk
Department of Physiology, Ponce School of Medicine, P O Box 7004, Ponce, Puerto Rico 00732
Curr Opin Neurobiol 16:723-7. 2006..The overlap in circuitry is consistent with a common mechanism, and points toward future experiments designed to bridge human and rodent models of emotion regulation...
- How self-evaluations relate to being liked by others: integrating sociometer and attachment perspectivesSanjay Srivastava
University of Oregon, Eugene, 97403, USA
J Pers Soc Psychol 89:966-77. 2005..e., potentiated the sociometer). These findings have several implications for research on self-evaluation, adult attachment theory, and the importance of integrating interpersonal processes and individual differences...