Shinobu Kitayama

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Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Integrating two epistemological goals: why shouldn't we give it another chance?
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Top Cogn Sci 4:420-8. 2012
  2. pmc Independence and interdependence predict health and wellbeing: divergent patterns in the United States and Japan
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Front Psychol 1:163. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of dissonance: an fMRI investigation of choice justification
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neuroimage 69:206-12. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint A cultural task analysis of implicit independence: comparing North America, Western Europe, and East Asia
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:236-55. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Cultural affordances and emotional experience: socially engaging and disengaging emotions in Japan and the United States
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 1043, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:890-903. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Voluntary settlement and the spirit of independence: evidence from Japan's "Northern frontier"
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 503 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:369-84. 2006
  7. pmc Cultural neuroscience of the self: understanding the social grounding of the brain
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:111-29. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Ethos of independence across regions in the United States: the production-adoption model of cultural change
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am Psychol 65:559-74. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Is there any "free" choice? Self and dissonance in two cultures
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:527-33. 2004
  10. doi request reprint Culture, mind, and the brain: current evidence and future directions
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 62:419-49. 2011

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Publications31

  1. doi request reprint Integrating two epistemological goals: why shouldn't we give it another chance?
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Top Cogn Sci 4:420-8. 2012
    ..Yet, the two goals are both valid and in fact complementary. A renewed effort toward integration of the two goals may enrich both disciplines...
  2. pmc Independence and interdependence predict health and wellbeing: divergent patterns in the United States and Japan
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Front Psychol 1:163. 2010
    ..The overall pattern of findings underscores culturally distinct pathways (independent versus interdependent) in achieving the positive life outcomes...
  3. doi request reprint Neural mechanisms of dissonance: an fMRI investigation of choice justification
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Neuroimage 69:206-12. 2013
    ..The results were interpreted to support the hypothesis that cognitive dissonance plays a key role in producing attitudes that justify the choice...
  4. ncbi request reprint A cultural task analysis of implicit independence: comparing North America, Western Europe, and East Asia
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 97:236-55. 2009
    ..Further analysis offered unique support for the cultural task analysis...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cultural affordances and emotional experience: socially engaging and disengaging emotions in Japan and the United States
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 48109 1043, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:890-903. 2006
    ..Americans tended to show the reversed pattern. The established cultural differences in the patterns of emotion suggest the consistent and systematic cultural shaping of emotion over time...
  6. ncbi request reprint Voluntary settlement and the spirit of independence: evidence from Japan's "Northern frontier"
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 503 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 91:369-84. 2006
    ..In contrast, these marker effects of independent agency were largely absent for non-Hokkaido residents in Japan. Implications for theories of cultural change and persistence are discussed...
  7. pmc Cultural neuroscience of the self: understanding the social grounding of the brain
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 5:111-29. 2010
    ..Implications for research on culture and the brain are discussed...
  8. doi request reprint Ethos of independence across regions in the United States: the production-adoption model of cultural change
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Am Psychol 65:559-74. 2010
    ..S. national culture. Available evidence is reviewed, and implications for further research on cultural change are suggested...
  9. ncbi request reprint Is there any "free" choice? Self and dissonance in two cultures
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Psychol Sci 15:527-33. 2004
    ..In contrast, European Americans justified their choices regardless of the social-cue manipulations. Implications for cognitive dissonance theory are discussed...
  10. doi request reprint Culture, mind, and the brain: current evidence and future directions
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    Annu Rev Psychol 62:419-49. 2011
    ..Future directions of research on culture, mind, and the brain are discussed...
  11. pmc Social status and anger expression: the cultural moderation hypothesis
    Jiyoung Park
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
    Emotion 13:1122-31. 2013
    ..As expected, anger expression was predicted by subjective social status among Americans and by objective social status among Japanese. Implications for the dynamic construction of anger and anger expression are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint What's in a name?: popular names are less common on frontiers
    Michael E W Varnum
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 530 Church St, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:176-83. 2011
    ..g., Australia, the United States) than in European countries (Study 3). These findings have implications for cross-generational transmission of cultural values...
  13. pmc Cultural differences are not always reducible to individual differences
    Jinkyung Na
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:6192-7. 2010
    ..We conclude that behavioral constructs that distinguish among groups need not be valid as measures of individual differences...
  14. pmc Culture shapes electrocortical responses during emotion suppression
    Asuka Murata
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48103, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 8:595-601. 2013
    ..Implications for culture and emotion research are discussed...
  15. pmc Clarifying the links between social support and health: culture, stress, and neuroticism matter
    Jiyoung Park
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Health Psychol 18:226-35. 2013
    ..Moreover, the link between support and health was especially pronounced if these Japanese were low in neuroticism...
  16. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous trait inference is culture-specific: behavioral and neural evidence
    Jinkyung Na
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, 3232 East Hall, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Psychol Sci 22:1025-32. 2011
    ..e., the N400). As predicted, however, neither effect was observed for Asian Americans. The cultural difference was mediated by independent self-construal...
  17. ncbi request reprint Going for the gold. Models of agency in Japanese and American contexts
    Hazel Rose Markus
    Department of Psychology, Jordan Hall, Building 420, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305 2130, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:103-12. 2006
    ..Differences in the construction of agency are reflected in and fostered by common cultural products (e.g., television accounts)...
  18. ncbi request reprint On the cultural guises of cognitive dissonance: the case of easterners and westerners
    Etsuko Hoshino-Browne
    Department of Psychology, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 89:294-310. 2005
    ..Implications of these cultural differences for theories of cognitive dissonance and self-affirmation are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Development of cultural strategies of attention in North American and Japanese children
    Sean Duffy
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers University, Camden Campus, Camden, NJ 08102, USA
    J Exp Child Psychol 102:351-9. 2009
    ..We suggest that sociocognitive development and socialization experiences that occur around 5 to 7 years of age may foster the development of cultural strategies of attention...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cultural variation in correspondence bias: the critical role of attitude diagnosticity of socially constrained behavior
    Yuri Miyamoto
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 83:1239-48. 2002
    ..Implications for the cultural grounding of social perception are discussed...
  21. pmc Reasoning about social conflicts improves into old age
    Igor Grossmann
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:7246-50. 2010
    ..Furthermore, given the abundance of research on negative effects of aging, this study may help to encourage clinicians to emphasize the inherent strengths associated with aging...
  22. doi request reprint Error-related brain activity reveals self-centric motivation: culture matters
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan
    J Exp Psychol Gen 143:62-70. 2014
    ..Our findings provide the first evidence for a neural correlate of self-centric motivation, which becomes more salient outside of interdependent social relations...
  23. doi request reprint Interdependent selves show face-induced facilitation of error processing: cultural neuroscience of self-threat
    Jiyoung Park
    University of Michigan, 3237 East Hall, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1043
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 9:201-8. 2014
    ..Our findings suggest that the ERN can serve as a robust empirical marker of self-threat that is closely modulated by socio-cultural variables. ..
  24. doi request reprint Mnemonic context effect in two cultures: attention to memory representations?
    Sean Duffy
    Department of Psychology, Rutgers UniversityDepartment of Psychology, University of Michigan
    Cogn Sci 31:1009-20. 2007
    ..More important, these belief effects happened in the absence of any objective change in stimulus distribution. Implications for sociocultural shaping of cognition are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint American and Japanese women use different coping strategies during normal pregnancy
    Beth Morling
    Muhlenberg College, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 29:1533-46. 2003
    ..The findings are consistent with the view that well-being is related to individual variables in the United States but also to features of social relationships in Japan...
  26. ncbi request reprint Spontaneous attention to word content versus emotional tone: differences among three cultures
    Keiko Ishii
    Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Psychol Sci 14:39-46. 2003
    ..Implications for culture-and-cognition research are discussed...
  27. ncbi request reprint Culture and basic psychological processes--toward a system view of culture: comment on Oyserman et al. (2002)
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Department of Integrated Human Studies, Kyoto University, Japan
    Psychol Bull 128:89-96. 2002
    ..The author presents an alternative meta-theory (called the system view of culture) and discusses its implications for future work in cultural and cross-cultural psychology...
  28. doi request reprint Is perceived emotional support beneficial? Well-being and health in independent and interdependent cultures
    Yukiko Uchida
    Kokoro Research Center, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 34:741-54. 2008
    ..Overall, the evidence underscores the central significance of culture as a moderator of the effectiveness of perceived emotional support...
  29. ncbi request reprint Perceiving an object and its context in different cultures: a cultural look at new look
    Shinobu Kitayama
    Faculty of Integrated Human Studies, Kyoto University, Yoshida, Kyoto, Japan
    Psychol Sci 14:201-6. 2003
    ..Moreover, when engaging in another culture, individuals tended to show the cognitive characteristic common in the host culture...
  30. ncbi request reprint Models of agency: sociocultural diversity in the construction of action
    Hazel Rose Markus
    Stanford University, USA
    Nebr Symp Motiv 49:1-57. 2003
  31. pmc Ecocultural basis of cognition: farmers and fishermen are more holistic than herders
    Ayse K Uskul
    Department of Psychology, University of Essex, Wivenhoe Park, Colchester CO1 2GP, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 105:8552-6. 2008
    ..Our findings have implications for how ecocultural factors may have lasting consequences on important aspects of cognition...