Serena Chen

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The relational self revealed: integrative conceptualization and implications for interpersonal life
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:151-79. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-verification and contextualized self-views
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:930-42. 2006
  3. doi request reprint When dispositional and role power fit: implications for self-expression and self-other congruence
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 96:710-27. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Significant others and contingencies of self-worth: activation and consequences of relationship-specific contingencies of self-worth
    E J Horberg
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:77-91. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Facial-feature resemblance elicits the transference effect
    Michael W Kraus
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:518-22. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Striving to be known by significant others: automatic activation of self-verification goals in relationship contexts
    Michael W Kraus
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkerley, CA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:58-73. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological-state theories about significant others: implications for the content and structure of significant-other representations
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1285-302. 2003
  8. doi request reprint Self-concept consistency and culture: the differential impact of two forms of consistency
    Tammy English
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 37:838-49. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Culture and self-concept stability: consistency across and within contexts among Asian Americans and European Americans
    Tammy English
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:478-90. 2007
  10. doi request reprint When you accept me for me: the relational benefits of intrinsic affirmations from one's relationship partner
    Amie M Gordon
    Institute of Personality and Social Research, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 5050, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1439-53. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint The relational self revealed: integrative conceptualization and implications for interpersonal life
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Psychol Bull 132:151-79. 2006
    ..Discussion focuses on remaining issues and implications for future research...
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-verification and contextualized self-views
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 32:930-42. 2006
    ..Together, the results support the notion that self-verification occurs for core self-conceptions, whatever form(s) they may take. Individual differences in self-verification and the nature of selfhood and authenticity are discussed...
  3. doi request reprint When dispositional and role power fit: implications for self-expression and self-other congruence
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 96:710-27. 2009
    ..Study 4's results replicated Study 3's results using an implicit manipulation of power and outside observers' (rather than a confederate's) ratings of participants. Implications for research on power and person perception are discussed...
  4. doi request reprint Significant others and contingencies of self-worth: activation and consequences of relationship-specific contingencies of self-worth
    E J Horberg
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 98:77-91. 2010
    ..Overall, the findings suggest that people's contingencies of self-worth depend on the social situation and that performance in relationship-specific contingency domains can influence people's perceptions of their relationships...
  5. doi request reprint Facial-feature resemblance elicits the transference effect
    Michael W Kraus
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Psychol Sci 21:518-22. 2010
    ..The results represent the first evidence of transference processes occurring through facial-feature resemblance. Implications for research on impression formation, social cognition, and emotions are discussed...
  6. doi request reprint Striving to be known by significant others: automatic activation of self-verification goals in relationship contexts
    Michael W Kraus
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkerley, CA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:58-73. 2009
    ..Implications for research on self-evaluative goals, the relational self, and the automatic goal activation literature are discussed, as are consequences for close relationships...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psychological-state theories about significant others: implications for the content and structure of significant-other representations
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1285-302. 2003
    ..Overall, the findings add to the growing literature on the role of explanatory or lay-theoretical forms of knowledge in how perceivers make sense of the social world...
  8. doi request reprint Self-concept consistency and culture: the differential impact of two forms of consistency
    Tammy English
    University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 37:838-49. 2011
    ..Overall, the results suggest that inconsistency may be less consequential for East Asians relative to Westerners only if it reflects culturally prescribed adjustment to different social contexts...
  9. ncbi request reprint Culture and self-concept stability: consistency across and within contexts among Asian Americans and European Americans
    Tammy English
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 93:478-90. 2007
    ..Implications for authenticity and well-being are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint When you accept me for me: the relational benefits of intrinsic affirmations from one's relationship partner
    Amie M Gordon
    Institute of Personality and Social Research, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 5050, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1439-53. 2010
    ..Together, these experiments suggest that affirmations from relationship partners may be important for enhancing relationships, but only if they emphasize intrinsic qualities of the self...
  11. doi request reprint Self-compassion increases self-improvement motivation
    Juliana G Breines
    University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 38:1133-43. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that, somewhat paradoxically, taking an accepting approach to personal failure may make people more motivated to improve themselves...
  12. ncbi request reprint The relational self: an interpersonal social-cognitive theory
    Susan M Andersen
    Department of Psychology, New York University, New York 10003, USA
    Psychol Rev 109:619-45. 2002
    ..An individual's repertoire of relational selves is a source of interpersonal patterns involving affect, motivation, self-evaluation, and self-regulation...
  13. doi request reprint Does power help or hurt? The moderating role of self-other focus on power and perspective-taking in romantic relationships
    Amie M Gordon
    Institute of Personality and Social Research, 4143 Tolman Hall 5050, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 5050, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 39:1097-110. 2013
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  14. ncbi request reprint Self-verification motives at the collective level of self-definition
    Serena Chen
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 1650, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 86:77-94. 2004
    ..The parallel and distinct ways in which self-verification processes may operate at different levels of self-definition are discussed...