Rex A Wright

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ability analysis of gender relevance and sex differences in cardiovascular response to behavioral challenge
    R A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 73:405-17. 1997
  2. doi request reprint Mental fatigue influence on effort-related cardiovascular response: extension across the regulatory (inhibitory)/non-regulatory performance dimension
    Rex A Wright
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 415 Campbell Hall, 1300 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama, United States
    Int J Psychophysiol 69:127-33. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex, outcome expectancy, and cardiovascular response to a masculine challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Psychophysiology 43:190-6. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular correlates of challenge and threat appraisals: a critical examination of the biopsychosocial analysis
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 7:216-33. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Energy resource depletion, task difficulty, and cardiovascular response to a mental arithmetic challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1170, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:98-105. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular incentive effects where a challenge is unfixed: demonstrations involving social evaluation, evaluator status, and monetary reward
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:188-97. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Energy resource depletion, ability perception, and cardiovascular response to behavioral challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:182-7. 2002
  8. doi request reprint Reported fatigue, difficulty, and cardiovascular response to a memory challenge
    R Nicholas Nolte
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States
    Int J Psychophysiol 69:1-8. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Gender determination of effort and associated cardiovascular responses: when men place greater value on available performance incentives
    Patricia Barreto
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Psychophysiology 49:683-9. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Interactional influence of fatigue and task difficulty on cardiovascular response: demonstrations involving an aerobic exercise challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas 76203 5017, USA
    Psychophysiology 49:1049-58. 2012

Collaborators

  • Craig A Anderson
  • R B Fillingim
  • Patricia Barreto
  • Christopher C Stewart
  • R Nicholas Nolte
  • Daniel Lowery
  • Jem Wong
  • Kaleb Estes
  • Siu Kuen Azor Hui
  • Angel Simmons
  • Crystal Turner
  • Richard J Contrada

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Ability analysis of gender relevance and sex differences in cardiovascular response to behavioral challenge
    R A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294, USA
    J Pers Soc Psychol 73:405-17. 1997
    ..Findings are discussed in terms of an interactional analysis of ability percepts, task demand, and cardiovascular responsivity...
  2. doi request reprint Mental fatigue influence on effort-related cardiovascular response: extension across the regulatory (inhibitory)/non-regulatory performance dimension
    Rex A Wright
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 415 Campbell Hall, 1300 University Boulevard, Birmingham, Alabama, United States
    Int J Psychophysiol 69:127-33. 2008
    ..At least as importantly, they also extend those findings by showing extension across a fresh and theoretically significant cognitive performance dimension...
  3. ncbi request reprint Sex, outcome expectancy, and cardiovascular response to a masculine challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Psychophysiology 43:190-6. 2006
    ..They also confirm the implication of previous ability perception studies that effort-related cardiovascular responses should be low for both sexes when the importance of meeting a gender-relevant challenge is low...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular correlates of challenge and threat appraisals: a critical examination of the biopsychosocial analysis
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Rev 7:216-33. 2003
    ..Theoretical modifications and additional research could make a better case for the BPS view...
  5. ncbi request reprint Energy resource depletion, task difficulty, and cardiovascular response to a mental arithmetic challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1170, USA
    Psychophysiology 40:98-105. 2003
    ..They also extend the cardiovascular results from the prior study by demonstrating that the cardiovascular influence of energy depletion depends on the difficulty of the challenge with which people are confronted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular incentive effects where a challenge is unfixed: demonstrations involving social evaluation, evaluator status, and monetary reward
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:188-97. 2002
    ..The main findings confirm and extend results from a previous experiment, and broaden the base of empirical support for the suggestion that active coping will be proportional to success importance where performance is unconstrained...
  7. ncbi request reprint Energy resource depletion, ability perception, and cardiovascular response to behavioral challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1170, USA
    Psychophysiology 39:182-7. 2002
    ..The data support the view that ability perception and, thus, cardiovascular responsiveness vary with relevant energy stores...
  8. doi request reprint Reported fatigue, difficulty, and cardiovascular response to a memory challenge
    R Nicholas Nolte
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States
    Int J Psychophysiol 69:1-8. 2008
    ..The blood pressure findings conceptually replicate and extend previous fatigue study results and provide further support for a recent conceptual analysis of fatigue influence on effort and associated cardiovascular responses...
  9. doi request reprint Gender determination of effort and associated cardiovascular responses: when men place greater value on available performance incentives
    Patricia Barreto
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    Psychophysiology 49:683-9. 2012
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  10. doi request reprint Interactional influence of fatigue and task difficulty on cardiovascular response: demonstrations involving an aerobic exercise challenge
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas 76203 5017, USA
    Psychophysiology 49:1049-58. 2012
    ..Experiments 2 and 3 evaluated a nonfatigue interpretation of the main results and yielded findings that supported the fatigue interpretation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Sex differences and incentive effects on perceptual and cardiovascular responses to cold pressor pain
    Daniel Lowery
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Psychosom Med 65:284-91. 2003
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  12. doi request reprint Outcome expectancy as a moderator of mental fatigue influence on cardiovascular response
    Christopher C Stewart
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1300 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Psychophysiology 46:1141-9. 2009
    ..They also conceptually replicate previous fatigue results and provide a special class of evidence that fatigue influence on CV response is mediated by effort...
  13. doi request reprint When fatigue promotes striving: confirmation that success importance moderates resource depletion influence on effort-related cardiovascular response
    Rex A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of North Texas, Denton, TX 76203 5017, USA
    Biol Psychol 93:316-24. 2013
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  14. ncbi request reprint Social evaluation influence on cardiovascular response to a fixed behavioral challenge: effects across a range of difficulty levels
    R A Wright
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham 35294, USA
    Ann Behav Med 20:277-85. 1998
    ..Findings also strengthen the case for a broader model of effort and cardiovascular response, which has potential for advancing our understanding of a range of phenomena and processes related to behavior and health...