P Rozin

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The meaning of food in our lives: a cross-cultural perspective on eating and well-being
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 37:S107-12. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-prediction of hedonic trajectories for repeated use of body products and foods: poor performance, not improved by a full generation of experience
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Appetite 46:297-303. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Lay American conceptions of nutrition: dose insensitivity, categorical thinking, contagion, and the monotonic mind
    P Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6196, USA
    Health Psychol 15:438-47. 1996
  4. pmc Broad Themes of Difference between French and Americans in Attitudes to Food and Other Life Domains: Personal Versus Communal Values, Quantity Versus Quality, and Comforts Versus Joys
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Front Psychol 2:177. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The domains of disgust and their origins: contrasting biological and cultural evolutionary accounts
    Paul Rozin
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychology, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 17:367-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint European and American perspectives on the meaning of natural
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Appetite 59:448-55. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards large numbers of choices in the food domain: a cross-cultural study of five countries in Europe and the USA
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Appetite 46:304-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Documenting and explaining the common AAB pattern in music and humor: establishing and breaking expectations
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Emotion 6:349-55. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the landscape of modern academic psychology: finding and filling the holes
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsyvania, Philadelphia 19104 6241, USA
    Am Psychol 62:751-66. 2007
  10. doi request reprint The weirdest people in the world are a harbinger of the future of the world
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 33:108-9. 2010

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Publications30

  1. ncbi request reprint The meaning of food in our lives: a cross-cultural perspective on eating and well-being
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, PA 19104, USA
    J Nutr Educ Behav 37:S107-12. 2005
    ..The French physical environment encourages slow, moderate social eating, minimal snacking, and more physical activity in daily life...
  2. ncbi request reprint Self-prediction of hedonic trajectories for repeated use of body products and foods: poor performance, not improved by a full generation of experience
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Appetite 46:297-303. 2006
    ..In general, participants underestimate the degree to which their preferences will change...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lay American conceptions of nutrition: dose insensitivity, categorical thinking, contagion, and the monotonic mind
    P Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6196, USA
    Health Psychol 15:438-47. 1996
    ....
  4. pmc Broad Themes of Difference between French and Americans in Attitudes to Food and Other Life Domains: Personal Versus Communal Values, Quantity Versus Quality, and Comforts Versus Joys
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Front Psychol 2:177. 2011
    ..The American preference for variety is reflective of Americans' more personal as opposed to communal food and other values...
  5. doi request reprint The domains of disgust and their origins: contrasting biological and cultural evolutionary accounts
    Paul Rozin
    University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychology, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Trends Cogn Sci 17:367-8. 2013
    ..However, because this approach ignores the powerful role of cultural evolution, its ability to encompass the wide and culturally variable range of disgust is limited. ..
  6. doi request reprint European and American perspectives on the meaning of natural
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Appetite 59:448-55. 2012
    ..There is opposition to genetic engineering, which can be thought to be the opposite of natural, in all countries, but it is highest in continental Europe and lowest in the U.S.A...
  7. ncbi request reprint Attitudes towards large numbers of choices in the food domain: a cross-cultural study of five countries in Europe and the USA
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Appetite 46:304-8. 2006
    ..28). The results suggest that the US, and the UK to some extent, focus on providing choices that cater to individual differences in preferences, whereas the continental European countries are more attached to communal eating values...
  8. ncbi request reprint Documenting and explaining the common AAB pattern in music and humor: establishing and breaking expectations
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Emotion 6:349-55. 2006
    ..We also provide experimental evidence that the AAB pattern in jokes is maximally effective in producing a humor response in participants...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the landscape of modern academic psychology: finding and filling the holes
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsyvania, Philadelphia 19104 6241, USA
    Am Psychol 62:751-66. 2007
    ..Psychologists should look more in the holes left behind by current enthusiasms...
  10. doi request reprint The weirdest people in the world are a harbinger of the future of the world
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Behav Brain Sci 33:108-9. 2010
    ..In the face of globalization, this is all the more reason to study the wonderful variants of the human condition before they become homogenized...
  11. ncbi request reprint The meaning of "natural": process more important than content
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadephia, 19104, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:652-8. 2005
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  12. ncbi request reprint Preference for natural: instrumental and ideational/moral motivations, and the contrast between foods and medicines
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3815 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    Appetite 43:147-54. 2004
    ..This suggests that a substantial part of the motivation for preferring natural is ideational (moral or aesthetic), as opposed to instrumental (healthiness/effectiveness or superior sensory properties)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Mutual exposure or close peer relationships do not seem to foster increased similarity in food, music or television program preferences
    Paul Rozin
    Russell Sage Foundation
    Appetite 42:41-8. 2004
    ..The study does not speak to the influence of general peer norms...
  14. ncbi request reprint The ecology of eating: smaller portion sizes in France Than in the United States help explain the French paradox
    Paul Rozin
    University of Pennsylvania and CNRS, Paris, France
    Psychol Sci 14:450-4. 2003
    ..Ironically, although the French eat less than Americans, they seem to eat for a longer period of time, and hence have more food experience. The French can have their cake and eat it as well...
  15. ncbi request reprint High frequency of facial expressions corresponding to confusion, concentration, and worry in an analysis of naturally occurring facial expressions of Americans
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology and the Solomon Asch Center for the Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 4196, USA
    Emotion 3:68-75. 2003
    ..Confusion is characterized principally by facial movements around the eyes and has many properties usually attributed to emotions. There was no evidence for lateralization of positive versus negative valenced states...
  16. ncbi request reprint Food and life, pleasure and worry, among American college students: gender differences and regional similarities
    Paul Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6196, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 85:132-41. 2003
    ..There were surprisingly few regional differences, virtually none if race and social class were taken into account. Gender was the strongest predictor of responses...
  17. ncbi request reprint The CAD triad hypothesis: a mapping between three moral emotions (contempt, anger, disgust) and three moral codes (community, autonomy, divinity)
    P Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104 6196, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 76:574-86. 1999
    ..Results generally supported the CAD triad hypothesis. Results were further confirmed by analysis of facial expressions actually made by Americans to the descriptions of these situations...
  18. ncbi request reprint Stability of body image and body image dissatisfaction in American college students over about the last 15 years
    P Rozin
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    Appetite 37:245-8. 2001
    ..Possible accounts for this difference in results are discussed...
  19. ncbi request reprint Religion and the morality of mentality
    A B Cohen
    Solomon Asch Center for Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict and Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 81:697-710. 2001
    ..These religious differences were not related to differences in collectivistic (interdependent) and individualistic (independent) tendencies...
  20. doi request reprint Perimenstrual chocolate craving. What happens after menopause?
    Julia M Hormes
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, United States of America
    Appetite 53:256-9. 2009
    ..The decrease is only 13.4% and thereby much smaller than a 38% drop predicted by a purely hormonal explanation, suggesting that female reproductive hormones are not the principal cause of perimenstrual chocolate craving...
  21. doi request reprint Univariate and default standard unit biases in estimation of body weight and caloric content
    Andrew B Geier
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    J Exp Psychol Appl 15:153-62. 2009
    ..PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Unit bias. A new heuristic that helps explain the effect of portion size on food intake
    Andrew B Geier
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Psychol Sci 17:521-5. 2006
    ..We argue that unit bias is a general feature in human choice and discuss possible origins of this bias, including consumption norms...
  23. ncbi request reprint Limits of symhedonia: the differential role of prior emotional attachment in sympathy and sympathetic joy
    Edward B Royzman
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Emotion 6:82-93. 2006
    ..Study 7 found that both sympathy and symhedonia are weaker for nonclose (vs. close) others, but the disparity is significantly smaller for sympathy than for symhedonia...
  24. ncbi request reprint Exploring Hindu Indian emotion expressions: evidence for accurate recognition by Americans and Indians
    A Hejmadi
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6196, USA
    Psychol Sci 11:183-7. 2000
    ..Participants from both countries were quite accurate in identifying emotions correctly using both fixed-choice (65% correct, expected value of 9%) and free-response (61% correct, expected value close to zero) methods...
  25. ncbi request reprint Body image across three generations of Americans: inter-family correlations, gender differences, and generation differences
    J M Ostovich
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Eat Weight Disord 9:186-93. 2004
    ..Finally, we found significant inter-family correlations for BI and dieting for all groups except undergraduate females. We discuss these results within cultural and evolutionary theoretical frameworks...
  26. ncbi request reprint Once in contact, always in contact: contagious essence and conceptions of purification in American and Hindu Indian children
    Ahalya Hejmadi
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104 3604, USA
    Dev Psychol 40:467-76. 2004
    ..In keeping with Hindu culture, the Indian children responded significantly more strongly to stranger or cockroach contamination and, with increasing age, viewed contamination as more impervious to any kind of purification...
  27. ncbi request reprint Experienced and remembered pleasure for meals: duration neglect but minimal peak, end (recency) or primacy effects
    Elizabeth Rode
    Department of Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, 3720 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6241, USA
    Appetite 49:18-29. 2007
    ..The existence of duration neglect implies that, with respect to memories of a meal, small portions of a highly favored dish will have roughly the same memorial effect as large portions...
  28. ncbi request reprint Odor and affect: individual differences in the impact of odor on liking for places, things and people
    A Wrzesniewski
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Chem Senses 24:713-21. 1999
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  29. ncbi request reprint Religion and unforgivable offenses
    Adam B Cohen
    School of Science and Health, Philadelphia University, School of House Lane and Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144 5497, USA
    J Pers 74:85-118. 2006
    ..Differential endorsement of these reasons for nonforgiveness fully mediated Jew-Protestant differences in forgiveness of a plagiarism offense and a Holocaust offense...
  30. doi request reprint Weighing discomfort in college age American females: incidence and causes
    Andrew B Geier
    University of Pennsylvania, United States
    Appetite 51:173-7. 2008
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