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Eric Knowles

Associate Professor of Psychology

    19992020

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    Research Output

    2020

    Economic system justification predicts muted emotional responses to inequality

    Goudarzi, S., Pliskin, R., Jost, J. T. & Knowles, E. D., Dec 1 2020, In : Nature communications. 11, 1, 383.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access

    Social Class Predicts Emotion Perception and Perspective-Taking Performance in Adults

    Dietze, P. & Knowles, E. D., 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The #MeTooLate Effect: Victim blame and trust denial for sexual harassment not immediately reported

    Lucarini, A., Suitner, C., Brown, R., Craig, M. A., Knowles, E. D. & Salvador Casara, B. G., Dec 1 2020, In : Personality and Individual Differences. 167, 110240.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The political significance of fragile masculinity

    DiMuccio, S. H. & Knowles, E. D., Aug 2020, In : Current Opinion in Behavioral Sciences. 34, p. 25-28 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    2019

    Class Perceptions and Attitudes Toward Immigration and Race Among Working-Class Whites1

    McDermott, M., Knowles, E. D. & Richeson, J. A., Dec 1 2019, In : Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy. 19, 1, p. 349-380 32 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2018

    Group cohesion benefits individuals who express prejudice, but harms their group

    Effron, D. A., Kakkar, H. & Knowles, E. D., Nov 2018, In : Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 79, p. 239-251 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    White out of mind: Identity suppression as a coping strategy among Whites anticipating racially charged interactions

    Marshburn, C. K. & Knowles, E. D., Sep 1 2018, In : Group Processes and Intergroup Relations. 21, 6, p. 874-892 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2017

    A Cross-Cultural Study of Punishment Beliefs and Decisions

    Zhang, Y., Chen, C., Greenberger, E. & Knowles, E. D., Feb 1 2017, In : Psychological reports. 120, 1, p. 5-24 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Intentional Sin and Accidental Virtue? Cultural Differences in Moral Systems Influence Perceived Intentionality

    Clark, C. J., Bauman, C. W., Kamble, S. V. & Knowles, E. D., Jan 1 2017, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 8, 1, p. 74-82 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2016

    Social Class and the Motivational Relevance of Other Human Beings: Evidence From Visual Attention

    Dietze, P. & Knowles, E. D., Nov 1 2016, In : Psychological Science. 27, 11, p. 1517-1527 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Taking Race Off the Table: Agenda Setting and Support for Color-Blind Public Policy

    Chow, R. M. & Knowles, E. D., Jan 1 2016, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 42, 1, p. 25-39 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2015
    2014

    Deny, Distance, or Dismantle? How White Americans Manage a Privileged Identity

    Knowles, E. D., Lowery, B. S., Chow, R. M. & Unzueta, M. M., Nov 24 2014, In : Perspectives on Psychological Science. 9, 6, p. 594-609 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The “business case” for diversity may not by itself make the strongest case for diversity: What a profit-maximizing rationale for affirmative action ignores and why it matters

    Unzueta, M. M. & Knowles, E. D., Jan 1 2014, Diversity Ideologies in Organizations. Taylor and Francis, p. 257-267 11 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    2013

    False memories of fabricated political events

    Frenda, S. J., Knowles, E. D., Saletan, W. & Loftus, E. F., Mar 2013, In : Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 49, 2, p. 280-286 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Incentivizing Wellness in the Workplace: Sticks (Not Carrots) Send Stigmatizing Signals

    Tannenbaum, D., Valasek, C. J., Knowles, E. D. & Ditto, P. H., Aug 2013, In : Psychological Science. 24, 8, p. 1512-1522 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Race, Ideology, and the Tea Party: A Longitudinal Study

    Knowles, E. D., Lowery, B. S., Shulman, E. P. & Schaumberg, R. L., Jun 25 2013, In : PloS one. 8, 6, e67110.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2012

    Diversity is what you want it to be: How social-dominance motives affect construals of diversity

    Unzueta, M. M., Knowles, E. D. & Ho, G. C., Mar 2012, In : Psychological Science. 23, 3, p. 303-309 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fundamental(ist) attribution error: Protestants are dispositionally focused

    Li, Y. J., Johnson, K. A., Cohen, A. B., Williams, M. J., Knowles, E. D. & Chen, Z., Feb 2012, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 102, 2, p. 281-290 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Meritocracy, Self-Concerns, and Whites' Denial of Racial Inequity

    Knowles, E. D. & Lowery, B. S., Apr 2012, In : Self and Identity. 11, 2, p. 202-222 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Paying for positive group esteem: How inequity frames affect whites' responses to redistributive policies

    Lowery, B. S., Chow, R. M., Knowles, E. D. & Unzueta, M. M., Feb 2012, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 102, 2, p. 323-336 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Preference, Principle, and Political Casuistry

    Knowles, E. D. & Ditto, P. H., May 24 2012, Ideology, Psychology, and Law. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    2011

    Change blindness can cause mistaken eyewitness identification

    Nelson, K. J., Laney, C., Fowler, N. B., Knowles, E. D., Davis, D. & Loftus, E. F., Feb 2011, In : Legal and Criminological Psychology. 16, 1, p. 62-74 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Culture and the health benefits of expressive writing

    Knowles, E. D., Wearing, J. R. & Campos, B., 2011, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 2, 4, p. 408-415 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2010

    Racial prejudice predicts opposition to Obama and his health care reform plan

    Knowles, E. D., Lowery, B. S. & Schaumberg, R. L., Mar 2010, In : Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 46, 2, p. 420-423 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Understanding white identity politics will be crucial to diversity science

    Knowles, E. D. & Marshburn, C. K., 2010, In : Psychological Inquiry. 21, 2, p. 134-139 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2009

    Anti-egalitarians for Obama? Group-dominance motivation and the Obama vote

    Knowles, E. D., Lowery, B. S. & Schaumberg, R. L., Jul 2009, In : Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 45, 4, p. 965-969 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    On the Malleability of Ideology: Motivated Construals of Color Blindness

    Knowles, E. D., Lowery, B. S., Hogan, C. M. & Chow, R. M., Apr 2009, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 96, 4, p. 857-869 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2008

    How believing in affirmative action quotas protects White men's self-esteem

    Unzueta, M. M., Lowery, B. S. & Knowles, E. D., Jan 2008, In : Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. 105, 1, p. 1-13 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Implicit motivation to control prejudice

    Glaser, J. & Knowles, E. D., Jan 2008, In : Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 44, 1, p. 164-172 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Implicit motivation to control prejudice moderates the effect of cognitive depletion on unintended discrimination

    Park, S. H., Glaser, J. & Knowles, E. D., 2008, In : Social Cognition. 26, 4, p. 401-419 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2007

    Framing inequity safely: Whites' motivated perceptions of racial privilege

    Lowery, B. S., Knowles, E. D. & Unzueta, M. M., Sep 2007, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 33, 9, p. 1237-1250 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

    Why white Americans oppose affirmative action: A group-interest approach

    Lowery, B., Unzueta, MM. & Knowles, E., 2007, In : Latino Policies and Issues Brief. 15, p. 1-4

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2006

    Concern for the in-group and opposition to affirmative action

    Lowery, B. S., Unzueta, M. M., Knowles, E. D. & Goff, P. A., Jun 2006, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 90, 6, p. 961-974 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2005

    White selves: Conceptualizing and measuring a dominant-group identity

    Knowles, E. D. & Peng, K., Aug 2005, In : Journal of personality and social psychology. 89, 2, p. 223-241 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2003

    Culture, Education, and the Attribution of Physical Causality

    Peng, K. & Knowles, E. D., Oct 1 2003, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 29, 10, p. 1272-1284 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    2001

    Culture and human inference: Perspectives from three traditions

    Peng, K., Ames, DR. & Knowles, E., 2001, Handbook of culture and psychology. Matsumoto, D. (ed.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 245-264

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Culture and the process of person perception: Evidence for automaticity among East Asians in correcting for situational influences on behavior

    Knowles, E. D., Morris, M. W., Chiu, C. Y. & Hong, Y. Y., Oct 2001, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. 27, 10, p. 1344-1356 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    The rocky road from acts to dispositions: Insights for attribution theory from developmental research on theories of mind

    Rosati, AD., Knowles, E., Ames, DR., Kalish, C., Morris, MW. & Gopnik, A., 2001, Intentions and intentionality: Foundations of social cognition. Malle, BF., Moses, LJ. & Baldwin, DA. (eds.). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    The social folk theorist: Insights from social and cultural psychology on the contents and contexts of folk theorizing

    Ames, DR., Knowles, E., Rosati, AD., Kalish, C., Morris, MW. & Gopnik, A., 2001, Intentions and intentionality: Foundations of social cognition. Malle, BF., Moses, LJ. & Baldwin, DA. (eds.). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    What we theorize when we theorize that we theorize: Examining the 'implicit theory' construct from a cross-disciplinary perspective

    Morris, MW., Ames, DR. & Knowles, E., 2001, Cognitive social psychology: The Princeton symposium on the legacy and future of social cognition. Moscowitz, GD. (ed.). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    1999

    Attribution theory

    Morris, MW., Ames, DR. & Knowles, E., 1999, MIT encyclopedia of the cognitive sciences. Wilson, RA. & Keil, FC. (eds.). Cambridge, MA: MIT Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary