Peter R Giancola

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Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol and provocation on aggressive behavior in men and women
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:64-73. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Difficult temperament, acute alcohol intoxication, and aggressive behavior
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:135-45. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning and alcohol-related aggression
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:541-55. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of past-year stimulant and sedative drug use on alcohol-related aggression
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, United States
    Addict Behav 30:1535-54. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint "So I can't blame the booze?": Dispositional aggressivity negates the moderating effects of expectancies on alcohol-related aggression
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, Kentucky 40506, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:815-24. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The influence of difficult temperament on alcohol-related aggression: better accounted for by executive functioning?
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Addict Behav 31:2169-87. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of subjective intoxication, breath alcohol concentration, and expectancies on the alcohol-aggression relation
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:844-50. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The underlying role of aggressivity in the relation between executive functioning and alcohol consumption
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Addict Behav 32:765-83. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of one's attacker's intentions following an aggressive interaction involving alcohol
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Gen Psychol 133:389-400. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of affective, behavioral, and cognitive components of trait anger on the alcohol-aggression relation
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1944-54. 2003

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Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint The effects of alcohol and provocation on aggressive behavior in men and women
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:64-73. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the manner in which acute alcohol consumption and provocation affect aggressive behavior in men and women...
  2. ncbi request reprint Difficult temperament, acute alcohol intoxication, and aggressive behavior
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 74:135-45. 2004
    ..An important goal for future research is to identify which individual difference and which contextual factors are most important in determining who will, and who will not, behave in an aggressive manner when intoxicated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning and alcohol-related aggression
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 113:541-55. 2004
    ..Furthermore, alcohol increased aggression only for men with lower EF scores. Finally, the mere belief that alcohol was consumed suppressed aggression for women but not for men...
  4. ncbi request reprint Differential effects of past-year stimulant and sedative drug use on alcohol-related aggression
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, United States
    Addict Behav 30:1535-54. 2005
    ..The present findings suggest that stimulant drug use may be a risk factor for intoxicated aggression for men. However, the underlying mechanisms accounting for this effect remain unclear...
  5. ncbi request reprint "So I can't blame the booze?": Dispositional aggressivity negates the moderating effects of expectancies on alcohol-related aggression
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, Kentucky 40506, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:815-24. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the effects of alcohol expectancies on intoxicated aggression in men and women while controlling for dispositional aggressivity...
  6. ncbi request reprint The influence of difficult temperament on alcohol-related aggression: better accounted for by executive functioning?
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Addict Behav 31:2169-87. 2006
    ..These findings are discussed with regard to how they influence current models of aggressive behavior as well as their implications for future violence prevention efforts...
  7. ncbi request reprint Influence of subjective intoxication, breath alcohol concentration, and expectancies on the alcohol-aggression relation
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:844-50. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The underlying role of aggressivity in the relation between executive functioning and alcohol consumption
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Addict Behav 32:765-83. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Perceptions of one's attacker's intentions following an aggressive interaction involving alcohol
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Gen Psychol 133:389-400. 2006
    ..The authors discuss results according to L. Huesmann's (1988) cognitive script model of aggression...
  10. ncbi request reprint The effects of affective, behavioral, and cognitive components of trait anger on the alcohol-aggression relation
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:1944-54. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of affective, behavioral, and cognitive components of trait anger on alcohol-related aggression in men and women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Irritability, acute alcohol consumption and aggressive behavior in men and women
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 68:263-74. 2002
    ..An important goal for future research is to identify which individual differences and which contextual factors are most important in determining who will, and who will not, behave in an aggressive manner when intoxicated...
  12. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning, temperament, and drug use involvement in adolescent females with a substance use disorder
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:857-66. 2003
    ..This study determined whether temperament mediates the relation between executive functioning (EF) and drug use involvement and whether EF and temperament interact to account for unique variance in drug use involvement...
  13. ncbi request reprint The moderating effects of dispositional empathy on alcohol-related aggression in men and women
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 112:275-81. 2003
    ..Men with lower empathy levels exhibited the most aggression followed by men with higher empathy levels. Women displayed the least aggression regardless of their empathy levels...
  14. ncbi request reprint Diverse research on alcohol and aggression in humans: in memory of John A. Carpenter
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:198-208. 2003
    ..Finally, Kenneth E. Leonard presented data on personal and contextual factors influencing alcohol-related barroom violence...
  15. ncbi request reprint The influence of trait anger on the alcohol-aggression relation in men and women
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentocky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:1350-8. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of trait anger on alcohol-related aggression in men and women...
  16. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-related aggression in men and women: the influence of dispositional aggressivity
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:696-708. 2002
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the influence of dispositional aggressivity on the alcohol-aggression relation in men and women...
  17. doi request reprint The disguise of sobriety: unveiled by alcohol in persons with an aggressive personality
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY40506 0044, USA
    J Pers 80:163-85. 2012
    ..The aggressive personality variable moderated the alcohol-aggression relation. Specifically, alcohol was significantly more likely to increase aggression in persons with higher, compared with lower, aggressive personality scores...
  18. pmc Alcohol dose and aggression: another reason why drinking more is a bad idea
    Aaron A Duke
    Department of Psychology, Kastle Hall, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:34-43. 2011
    ..The present laboratory investigation was designed to elucidate and advance this literature by improving on these limitations...
  19. pmc Agreeableness and alcohol-related aggression: the mediating effect of trait aggressivity
    Cameron A Miller
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA 30302, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 17:445-55. 2009
    ..Findings highlight the importance of examining determinants of intoxicated aggression within a broader theoretical framework of personality...
  20. pmc Identifying component-processes of executive functioning that serve as risk factors for the alcohol-aggression relation
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:201-11. 2012
    ....
  21. pmc Trait and state hostile rumination facilitate alcohol-related aggression
    Ashley Borders
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Kastle Hall, Lexington, 40506 0044, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:545-54. 2011
    ..This investigation attempted to determine whether trait and state hostile rumination functioned as risk factors for the relation between acute alcohol intoxication and aggression...
  22. pmc Psychopathy and the prediction of alcohol-related physical aggression: the roles of impulsive antisociality and fearless dominance
    Erica L Birkley
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40509, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 128:58-63. 2013
    ..In this investigation, we tested the hypothesis that one core dimension of psychopathy, Impulsive Antisociality, would modulate intoxicated aggression, whereas another dimension, Fearless Dominance, would not...
  23. ncbi request reprint A further examination of the relation between trait anger and alcohol-related aggression: the role of anger control
    Dominic J Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:855-64. 2004
    ..The present study examined the influence of anger control on alcohol-related aggression...
  24. pmc Executive functioning, irritability, and alcohol-related aggression
    Aaron J Godlaski
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 23:391-403. 2009
    ..The findings are discussed, in part, within a cognitive neoassociationistic framework for aggressive behavior...
  25. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and aggression: a test of the attention-allocation model
    Peter R Giancola
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Psychol Sci 18:649-55. 2007
    ..e., holding four elements in sequential order in working memory) suppressed aggression best. Cognitive loads of larger and smaller magnitudes were not successful in attenuating aggression...
  26. pmc Delinquency as a mediator of the relation between negative affectivity and adolescent alcohol use disorder
    Gavin D Shoal
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Addict Behav 32:2747-65. 2007
    ..The importance and implications of testing delinquency variables together in the same model are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint The relation between social problems and substance use in adolescent boys: an investigation of potential moderators
    Gavin D Shoal
    University of Kentucky, Lexington, 40506, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 13:357-66. 2005
    ..It is concluded that the widely accepted relation between social difficulties and adolescent male substance use may be better understood in the context of cognitive variables...
  28. ncbi request reprint The effect of past-year heavy drinking on alcohol-related aggression
    Dominic J Parrott
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 67:122-30. 2006
    ..The primary goal of this study was to determine the moderating effect of a history of heavy episodic drinking on the alcohol-aggression relation in men and women...
  29. doi request reprint Men and women, alcohol and aggression
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 17:154-64. 2009
    ..Alcohol increased aggression for both men and women but this effect was stronger for men. This is one of the first laboratory studies to demonstrate that alcohol increases aggression in women...
  30. doi request reprint Beliefs about aggression moderate alcohol's effects on aggression
    Cheri A Levinson
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 19:64-74. 2011
    ..Our results are discussed within the context of Huesmann's (1988) cognitive script model of aggression. Suggestions for violence prevention efforts are put forth as well...
  31. ncbi request reprint Further evidence for the validity of the Taylor Aggression Paradigm
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    Aggress Behav 34:214-29. 2008
    ..Taken as a whole, this pattern of findings provides further evidence for the validity of the TAP as a measure of direct physical aggression for men and women...
  32. ncbi request reprint A further examination of gender differences in alcohol-related aggression
    Natasha L Gussler-Burkhardt
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, 115 Kastle Hall, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:413-22. 2005
    ..The purpose of this investigation was to replicate and extend findings from a previous study on the acute effects of alcohol on aggressive behavior in men and women in a laboratory setting...
  33. pmc Alcohol, violence, and the Alcohol Myopia Model: preliminary findings and implications for prevention
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Addict Behav 36:1019-22. 2011
    ..65) than those exposed to the violence-promoting cues. Our data suggest that the AMM holds a great deal of promise to help develop effective prevention interventions for alcohol-related violence...
  34. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dose and aggression: another reason why drinking more is a bad idea
    Aaron A Duke
    Department of Psychology, Kastle Hall, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 72:34-43. 2011
    ..J. Stud. Alcohol Drugs, 72, 34-43, 2011)...
  35. pmc Applying the attention-allocation model to the explanation of alcohol-related aggression: implications for prevention
    Peter R Giancola
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky 40506 0044, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1263-79. 2009
    ..Finally, a number of practical suggestions are put forth regarding how the AAM can be applied to the prevention of intoxicated aggression...
  36. doi request reprint Experimentally induced anxiety attenuates alcohol-related aggression in men
    Joshua P Phillips
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:43-56. 2008
    ..Findings are discussed within the context of a number of theories of alcohol's anxiolytic effects in relation to intoxicated aggression...
  37. doi request reprint The treatment of substance misuse in psychopathic individuals: why heterogeneity matters
    Lauren C Gudonis
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 44:1415-33. 2009
    ....
  38. ncbi request reprint Salivary cortisol, personality, and aggressive behavior in adolescent boys: a 5-year longitudinal study
    Gavin D Shoal
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506 0044, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:1101-7. 2003
    ..Second, it tested whether personality traits would mediate this relation...
  39. ncbi request reprint Negative affectivity and drug use in adolescent boys: moderating and mediating mechanisms
    Gavin D Shoal
    Department of Psychology, University of Kentucky, Lexington 40506 0044, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:221-33. 2003
    ..These findings suggest that the relation between negative affectivity and drug use is best understood within the context of other drug use risk factors...
  40. ncbi request reprint Predicting adolescent violence: impact of family history, substance use, psychiatric history, and social adjustment
    Ralph E Tarter
    Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1541-7. 2002
    ..In addition, the authors sought to use this screening instrument, in conjunction with child and parent psychopathology and substance abuse data, to determine the accuracy of violent outcome predictions...