ROBERT SELLERS

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of racial identity in perceived racial discrimination
    Robert M Sellers
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:1079-92. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial identity, racial discrimination, perceived stress, and psychological distress among African American young adults
    Robert M Sellers
    Department of Psychology, East Hall, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 44:302-17. 2003
  3. pmc A longitudinal examination of racial identity and racial discrimination among African American adolescents
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Department of Psychology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Child Dev 80:406-17. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint The status model of racial identity development in African American adolescents: evidence of structure, trajectories, and well-being
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
    Child Dev 77:1416-26. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Racial identity, parental support, and alcohol use in a sample of academically at-risk African American high school students
    Cleopatra Howard Caldwell
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 34:71-82. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial identity, maternal support, and psychological distress among African American adolescents
    Cleopatra Howard Caldwell
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Child Dev 73:1322-36. 2002
  7. pmc An intersectional approach for understanding perceived discrimination and psychological well-being among African American and Caribbean Black youth
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Department of Psychology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 46:1372-9. 2010
  8. pmc Parental racial socialization profiles: Association with demographic factors, racial discrimination, childhood socialization, and racial identity
    Rhonda L White-Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 16:237-47. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Racial socialization and racial identity: African American parents' messages about race as precursors to identity
    Enrique W Neblett
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 38:189-203. 2009
  10. pmc Interracial and intraracial contact, school-level diversity, and change in racial identity status among African American adolescents
    Tiffany Yip
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Child Dev 81:1431-44. 2010

Detail Information

Publications15

  1. ncbi request reprint The role of racial identity in perceived racial discrimination
    Robert M Sellers
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 84:1079-92. 2003
    ..The results illustrate the complex role racial identity plays in the lives of African Americans...
  2. ncbi request reprint Racial identity, racial discrimination, perceived stress, and psychological distress among African American young adults
    Robert M Sellers
    Department of Psychology, East Hall, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 44:302-17. 2003
    ..Results are discussed within the context of identifying multiple pathways to psychological well-being for African American young adults within the context of racial discrimination...
  3. pmc A longitudinal examination of racial identity and racial discrimination among African American adolescents
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Department of Psychology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Child Dev 80:406-17. 2009
    ..The findings imply that perceived racial discrimination is linked to negative views that the broader society has of African Americans...
  4. ncbi request reprint The status model of racial identity development in African American adolescents: evidence of structure, trajectories, and well-being
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48106, USA
    Child Dev 77:1416-26. 2006
    ..Lastly, the results generally support the assumption that individuals in the achieved status had the highest levels of psychological well-being at both time periods...
  5. ncbi request reprint Racial identity, parental support, and alcohol use in a sample of academically at-risk African American high school students
    Cleopatra Howard Caldwell
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109 2029, USA
    Am J Community Psychol 34:71-82. 2004
    ..An interaction between the two racial identity dimensions was also found such that private regard was associated with less alcohol use for adolescents who reported that race was a more central part of their identity...
  6. ncbi request reprint Racial identity, maternal support, and psychological distress among African American adolescents
    Cleopatra Howard Caldwell
    Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan, School of Public Health, Ann Arbor 48109 2029, USA
    Child Dev 73:1322-36. 2002
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  7. pmc An intersectional approach for understanding perceived discrimination and psychological well-being among African American and Caribbean Black youth
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Department of Psychology, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Campus Box 3270, Davie Hall, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 46:1372-9. 2010
    ..Specifically, older Caribbean Black female adolescents exhibited higher depressive symptoms and lower life satisfaction in the context of high levels of perceived discrimination compared with older African American male adolescents...
  8. pmc Parental racial socialization profiles: Association with demographic factors, racial discrimination, childhood socialization, and racial identity
    Rhonda L White-Johnson
    Department of Psychology, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 16:237-47. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Racial socialization and racial identity: African American parents' messages about race as precursors to identity
    Enrique W Neblett
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    J Youth Adolesc 38:189-203. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that various patterns of racial socialization practices play an important role in the developing significance and meaning that African American adolescents ascribe to race...
  10. pmc Interracial and intraracial contact, school-level diversity, and change in racial identity status among African American adolescents
    Tiffany Yip
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Child Dev 81:1431-44. 2010
    ..In students reporting high contact with Blacks in predominantly White schools, their identity was less likely to change for students with fewer White friends...
  11. pmc The prevalence of perceived discrimination among African American and Caribbean Black youth
    Eleanor K Seaton
    Department of Psychology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3270, USA
    Dev Psychol 44:1288-97. 2008
    ..However, Caribbean Black youth appear to be more vulnerable when they perceive high levels of discrimination...
  12. ncbi request reprint African American racial identity across the lifespan: identity status, identity content, and depressive symptoms
    Tiffany Yip
    Department of Psychology, Fordham University, Bronx, NY 10458, USA
    Child Dev 77:1504-17. 2006
    ..No status differences were found for the other 2 age groups...
  13. pmc A measure of racial identity in African American adolescents: the development of the Multidimensional Inventory of Black Identity--Teen
    Krista Maywalt Scottham
    Department of Psychology, Bates College, Lewiston, ME 04240, USA
    Cultur Divers Ethnic Minor Psychol 14:297-306. 2008
    ..Results also indicate model invariance across grade level and gender, as well as suggest evidence of predictive validity. Further information about the MIBI--T and the full set of items are presented...
  14. pmc Targets as perceivers: how people determine when they will be negatively stereotyped
    Daryl A Wout
    Department of Psychology, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York, New York, NY 10019, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 96:349-62. 2009
    ..The authors discuss the implications of these findings on the experience of being the target of negative stereotypes and on the academic achievement of Blacks and women...
  15. ncbi request reprint One role or two? The function of psychological separation in role conflict
    Isis H Settles
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, East Lansing 48824, USA
    J Appl Psychol 87:574-82. 2002
    ..Specifically, role interference was negatively related to well-being for those who viewed the two roles as distinct but unrelated for those who did not. The buffering effects of role separation are discussed...

Research Grants11

  1. African American Identity, Discrimination and Mental Disorders
    ROBERT SELLERS; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These conditions include a racial salience condition, a racial discrimination condition, and a control condition. Multilevel data analytic techniques will be employed across the various studies to achieve the specific aims of the study. ..
  2. African American Racial Identity: Across Generations
    ROBERT SELLERS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings from the proposed study should advance our understanding of culturally relevant variables and processes in the experiences and functioning of African American adolescents. ..
  3. African American Identity, Discrimination and Mental Disorders
    ROBERT SELLERS; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..These conditions include a racial salience condition, a racial discrimination condition, and a control condition. Multilevel data analytic techniques will be employed across the various studies to achieve the specific aims of the study. ..