Oscar Ybarra

Summary

Affiliation: University of Michigan
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc On-line social interactions and executive functions
    Oscar Ybarra
    Adaptive Social Cognition Lab, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 6:75. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Supportive social relationships attenuate the appeal of choice
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Psychol Sci 23:1186-92. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Naive causal understanding of valenced behaviors and its implications for social information processing
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psycholgoy, Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    Psychol Bull 128:421-41. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Disconfirmation of person expectations by older and younger adults: implications for social vigilance
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psychology and Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P435-43. 2002
  5. doi request reprint Mental exercising through simple socializing: social interaction promotes general cognitive functioning
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psychology, Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 34:248-59. 2008
  6. pmc Facebook use predicts declines in subjective well-being in young adults
    Ethan Kross
    Psychology Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e69841. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Predicting whether multiculturalism positively or negatively influences White Americans' intergroup attitudes: the role of ethnic identification
    Kimberly Rios Morrison
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1648-61. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint A warm heart and a clear head. The contingent effects of weather on mood and cognition
    Matthew C Keller
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Richmond, VA 23219, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:724-31. 2005

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. pmc On-line social interactions and executive functions
    Oscar Ybarra
    Adaptive Social Cognition Lab, Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Front Hum Neurosci 6:75. 2012
    ..We review this literature and highlight its connection with evolutionary and cultural theories emphasizing links between intelligence and sociality...
  2. doi request reprint Supportive social relationships attenuate the appeal of choice
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psychology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Psychol Sci 23:1186-92. 2012
    ..This finding offers one possible explanation for the reduced desire for options when people are reminded of supportive relationships...
  3. ncbi request reprint Naive causal understanding of valenced behaviors and its implications for social information processing
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psycholgoy, Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 1109, USA
    Psychol Bull 128:421-41. 2002
    ..Comparisons to other models of social inference are considered, implications of the frame-work are examined, and the framework is situated within a general model of the attribution process...
  4. ncbi request reprint Disconfirmation of person expectations by older and younger adults: implications for social vigilance
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psychology and Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P435-43. 2002
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  5. doi request reprint Mental exercising through simple socializing: social interaction promotes general cognitive functioning
    Oscar Ybarra
    Department of Psychology, Research Center for Group Dynamics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 1109, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 34:248-59. 2008
    ..The findings are discussed in the context of the benefits social relationships have for so many aspects of people's lives...
  6. pmc Facebook use predicts declines in subjective well-being in young adults
    Ethan Kross
    Psychology Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e69841. 2013
    ..On the surface, Facebook provides an invaluable resource for fulfilling the basic human need for social connection. Rather than enhancing well-being, however, these findings suggest that Facebook may undermine it. ..
  7. doi request reprint Predicting whether multiculturalism positively or negatively influences White Americans' intergroup attitudes: the role of ethnic identification
    Kimberly Rios Morrison
    Department of Psychology, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA
    Pers Soc Psychol Bull 36:1648-61. 2010
    ..The results are discussed in terms of their implications for threat perceptions, ethnic identification, and conceptions of diversity...
  8. ncbi request reprint A warm heart and a clear head. The contingent effects of weather on mood and cognition
    Matthew C Keller
    Department of Psychiatry, Virginia Institute for Psychiatric and Behavioral Genetics, Richmond, VA 23219, USA
    Psychol Sci 16:724-31. 2005
    ..These results are consistent with findings on seasonal affective disorder, and suggest that pleasant weather improves mood and broadens cognition in the spring because people have been deprived of such weather during the winter...