Stephanie D Preston
Affiliation: University of Iowa
- Empathy: Its ultimate and proximate basesStephanie D Preston
University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics, 2RCP Neurology Clinic, Iowa City, IA 52242
Behav Brain Sci 25:1-20; discussion 20-71. 2002..This view can advance our evolutionary understanding of empathy beyond inclusive fitness and reciprocal altruism and can explain different levels of empathy across individuals, species, stages of development, and situations...
- Cache decision making: the effects of competition on cache decisions in Merriam's kangaroo rat (Dipodomys merriami)Stephanie D Preston
Department of Psychology, University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA
J Comp Psychol 119:187-96. 2005..These data suggest that Merriam's kangaroo rat assesses pilfer risk from actual pilferage by a competitor and adaptively alters cache strategy to minimize future risk...
- The neural bases of acquisitiveness: decisions to acquire and discard everyday goods differ across frames, items, and individualsJohn M Wang
University of Michigan, Department of Psychology, 530 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Neuropsychologia 50:939-48. 2012....
- The empathic, physiological resonance of stressTony W Buchanan
Department of Psychology, Saint Louis University, St Louis, MO, USA
Soc Neurosci 7:191-201. 2012..This study provides a novel method for examining physiological resonance, and indicates that we can indeed catch another's physiological stress, suggesting a specific health risk for those in the social network of stressed individuals...
- The meaning in empathy: distinguishing conceptual encoding from facial mimicry, trait empathy, and attention to emotionAlicia J Hofelich
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
Cogn Emot 26:119-28. 2012..Our results suggest that trait empathy increases attention to emotional information, but conceptual encoding occurs across individuals as a natural consequence of attended perception...
- I know how you feel: task-irrelevant facial expressions are spontaneously processed at a semantic levelStephanie D Preston
Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci 8:54-64. 2008..Rapid processing of facial emotions spontaneously activates semantic, content-rich representations at the level of the specific emotion...