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  • publication . Article . 2014
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Sibila Marques; Christopher Bratt; Dominic Abrams; Maria Luísa Lima; Hannah J. Swift; Christine-Melanie Vauclair;
    Publisher: Oxford Journals
    Project: EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809), RCUK | Psychological and Societa... (ES/I036613/1), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Objectives. The relative income hypothesis predicts poorer health in societies with greater income inequality. This article examines whether the psychosocial factors of perceived age discrimination and (lack of) social capital may help explain the adverse effect of ineq...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2018
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Dominic Abrams; Sibila Marques; Maria Luísa Lima; João Mariano;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Increasing the salience of aging has been shown to be a promising strategy to promote young adults' interest in saving for retirement. However, the processes responsible for this effect are still largely unknown. We hypothesize that increased savings choices will only o...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2017
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Manana Jaworska; Agnieszka Golec de Zavala; Agnieszka Golec de Zavala; Agnieszka Golec de Zavala; Michał Bilewicz; Marta Marchlewska; Mateusz Olechowski; Aleksandra Cichocka;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Objective: We examined the effects of control motivation on in-group positivity. Past research suggests that people compensate for low personal control by increasing support for social in-groups. We predicted that the effect of personal control on in-group positivity wo...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2016
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Dominic Abrams; Christin-Melanie Vauclair; Christin-Melanie Vauclair; Li-Li Huang; Katja Hanke; Katja Hanke;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229), EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809)

    WOS:000400623800007 (Nº de Acesso Web of Science) Ageism is an increasing concern in ageing populations such as Asia and Europe. A prevalent assumption in psychology is that Eastern cultures may be less prone to ageism because of norms and values that honour and respect...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2019
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Ashwini Ashokkumar; Tamar Saguy; Peter Kuppens; William B. Swann; Afroditi Pina; Marianna Sachkova; Malte Friese; Brock Bastian; Shi Junqi; Siri Leknes; ...
    Publisher: HAL CCSD
    Project: ARC | Moral vitalism: understan... (DP110102632), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Pathogens represent a significant threat to human health leading to the emergence of strategies designed to help manage their negative impact. We examined how spiritual beliefs developed to explain and predict the devastating effects of pathogens and spread of infectiou...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2015
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Agnieszka Golec de Zavala; Aleksandra Cichocka; Marta Marchlewska; Mateusz Olechowski;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    This research examined the role of different forms of positive regard for the ingroup in predicting beliefs in intergroup conspiracies. Collective narcissism reflects a belief in ingroup greatness contingent on others' recognition. We hypothesized that collective narcis...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2015
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Agnieszka Golec de Zavala; Agnieszka Golec de Zavala; Agnieszka Golec de Zavala; Marta Marchlewska; Aleksandra Cichocka;
    Publisher: SAGE Publications
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Across three studies, we examined the role of self-evaluation in predicting conspiracy beliefs. Previous research linked the endorsement of conspiracy theories to low self-esteem. We propose that conspiracy theories should rather be appealing to individuals with exagger...

  • publication . Article . Other literature type . 2018
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Cícero Roberto Pereira; Hélder Alves; Robbie M. Sutton; Isabel Correia;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    The expression of personal belief in a just world (PBJW) has been discussed as a criterion of excellence in social judgments. In four experimental studies we hypothesized and found that targets who express high versus low PBJW are judged as more: (i) deserving of succes...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2014
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Christopher Bratt; Dominic Abrams; Hannah J. Swift; Sibila Marques; Christine-Melanie Vauclair; Maria Luísa Lima;
    Publisher: Informa UK Limited
    Project: EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Objective: It has been suggested that the extent to which older adults identify with ‘old-age’ is associated with greater subjective ill-health. Based on social identity theory, we hypothesise that the societal social status of older people should moderate this relation...

  • publication . Article . Conference object . Other literature type . 2018
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Christopher Bratt; Hannah J. Swift; Sibila Marques; Dominic Abrams; Christine-Melanie Vauclair;
    Publisher: American Psychological Association
    Project: RCUK | Psychological and Societa... (ES/I036613/1), EC | MOPACT (320333), FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    WOS:000418998600013 (Nº de Acesso Web of Science) Ageism is recognized as a significant obstacle to older people's well-being, but age discrimination against younger people has attracted less attention. We investigate levels of perceived age discrimination across early ...

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