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Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin offers an international forum for the rapid dissemination of original empirical papers in all areas of personality and social psychology. The journal is published monthly - so you'll receive over 100 of the best articles each and every year.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin is one of the two journals of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, (Division 8 of the American Psychological Association). The other journal is Personality and Social Psychology Review. [1]

Debate and Controversy[edit | edit source]

Each issue of Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin brings you challenging articles that stimulate dialogue and reflect the many schools of thought now active in the field. At the forefront of new developments, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin reports research as it occurs. In fact, PSPB's innovative articles often provide the first accounts of research breakthroughs.

Contemporary Topics[edit | edit source]

In Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, youll find articles by distinguished scholars on a variety of contemporary topics, including: communication strategies, gender and age stereotypes, interpersonal relationships, group interrelations, prejudice, and self-consciousness.

Thematic Issues[edit | edit source]

Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin supplements its broad coverage with single-theme Special Issues and Special Sections examining topics of particular concern. Previous thematic issues and sections include:

  • Motivational Determinants of Self-Evaluation: *Working Towards Synthesis

Samples Made of Stories: Research Using Autobiographical Narratives

  • The Self and the Collective
  • Publication Trends in Personality and Social Psychology: A Symposium
  • Meta Analysis in Personality and Social Psychology
  • Principles of Psychology

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  • Publication frequency: monthly
  • Language: English

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Volume 36 (2010)[edit | edit source]

Volume 35 (2009)[edit | edit source]

Volume 34 (2008)[edit | edit source]

  • Hill, S. E., & Buss, D. M. (2008). The Mere Presence of Opposite-Sex Others on Judgments of Sexual and Romantic Desirability: Opposite Effects for Men and Women. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 635-647. Full text
  • Heine, S., Takemoto, T., Moskalenko, S., Lasaleta, J., & Henrich, J. (2008). Mirrors in the head: Cultural variation in objective self-awareness. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 879-887. Full text
  • Brook, A.T., Garcia, J., & Fleming, M. (2008). The effects of multiple identities on psychological well-being. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 1588-1600. Full text

Volume 33 (2007)[edit | edit source]

  • Dunn, E. W., Brackett, M.A., Ashton-James, C., Schneiderman, E., & Salovey, P. (2007). On emotionally intelligent time travel: Individual differences in affective forecasting ability. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 85-93. Full text
  • Frederick, D. A. & Haselton, M. G. (2007). Why is muscularity sexy? Tests of the fitness-indicator hypothesis. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 1167-1183. Full text
  • Conner, M., Perugini, M., O'Gorman, R, Ayres, K., & Prestwich, A. (2007). Relations between Implicit and Explicit Measures of Attitudes and Measures of Behavior: Evidence of Moderation by Individual Difference Variables. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 1727-1740. Draft

Volume 32 (2006)[edit | edit source]

Volume 31 (2005)[edit | edit source]

  • Haselton, M., Buss, D.M., Oubaid, V., & Angleitner, A. (2005). Sex, lies, and strategic interference: The psychology of deception between the sexes. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 31, 3-23. Full text
  • Trafimow, D., Bromgard, I.K., Finlay, K. A., & Ketelaar, T. (2005). The Role of Affect in Determining Attributional Weight of Immoral Behaviors. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 31, 935-948. Full text

Volume 30 (2004)[edit | edit source]

  • Burger, J. M., Messian, N., Patel, S., del Prado, A., & Anderson, C. (2004). What a coincidence! The effects of incidental similarity on compliance. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 30, 35-43. Full text

Volume 29 (2003)[edit | edit source]

Volume 28 (2002)[edit | edit source]

  • Tafarodi, R. W., Mehranvar, S., Panton, R. L., & Milne, A. B. (2002). Putting oneself in the task: Choice, personalization, and confidence. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 28, 648-658. Full text
  • Tafarodi, R. W., Kang, S., & Milne, A. B. (2002). When different becomes similar: Compensatory conformity in bicultural visible minorities. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 28, 1131-1142. Full text

Volume 27 (2001)[edit | edit source]

  • Tafarodi, R. W., Tam, J., & Milne, A. B. (2001). Selective memory and the persistence of paradoxical self-esteem. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 1179-1189. Full text
  • Bleske, A.L., & Buss, D.M. (2001). Opposite sex friendship: Sex differences and similarities in initiation, selection, and dissolution. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 1310-1323. Full text
  • Burger, J. M., Soroka, S., Gonzago, K., Murphy, E., & Somervell, E. (2001). The effect of fleeting attraction on compliance to requests. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 1578-1586. Full text

Volume 26 (2000)[edit | edit source]

Volume 25 (1999)[edit | edit source]

Volume 24 (1998)[edit | edit source]

  • Gross, J. J., Sutton, S. K., & Ketelaar, T. (1998). Relations between affect and personality: Support for the affect-level and affective-reactivity views. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 24, 279-288. Full text

Volume 23 (1997)[edit | edit source]

Volume 22 (1996)[edit | edit source]

Volume 21 (1995)[edit | edit source]

Volume 20 (1994)[edit | edit source]

  • Cameron, J. E. & Lalonde, R. N. (1994). Self, ethnicity, and social group memberships in two generations of Italian Canadians. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 20, 514-520. Full text
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