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  • 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 . Article . 2017
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    Alejandra Domínguez-Espinosa; Martín Nader; Kuba Krys; D.O. Igbokwe; Cai Xing; L. Sam S Manickam; Joonha Park; Gwatirera Javangwe; Arif Hassan; Vassilis Pavlopoulos; ...
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Inequalities between men and women are common and well-documented. Objective indexes show that men are better positioned than women in societal hierarchies—there is no single country in the world without a gender gap. In contrast, researchers have found that the women-a...

  • 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 ...

  • publication . Article . 2014
    Open Access
    Authors:
    David Rodrigues; David Rodrigues; Diniz Lopes;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    The Investment Model (Rusbult, 1980) defines general commitment as a long-term orientation towards relationship maintenance and feelings of psychological attachment, influenced by satisfaction, quality of alternatives and intrinsic/extrinsic investments. We suggest the ...

  • publication . Other literature type . Article . 2017
    Open Access
    Authors:
    Christin-Melanie Vauclair; Filomena Gerardo; Carla Sofia Esteves; Filipa Cunha; Ricardo Borges Rodrigues; Sibila Marques;
    Publisher: Wiley
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229), FCT | UID/SOC/03127/2013 (147301), EC | ELDERLY STEREOTYPES (276809), EC | SIFORAGE (321482)

    This study aims to explore age prejudice, and to examine age stereotyping in children and adolescents by adopting the Stereotype Content Model (SCM) as a theoretical framework. It was hypothesised that children are socialised into adopting an ambivalent representation o...

  • 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 . Conference object . Article . 2016
    Open Access English
    Authors:
    D. Guitard; J-M. Robichaud; J. Saint-Aubin; Marie Poirier;
    Publisher: Willey
    Project: FCT | UID/PSI/03125/2013 (147229)

    Embodiment theories suggest that Affective Priming (AP) may derive from somatic processes namely simulation of facial expressions triggered by stimulus valence. The current study used the AP paradigm in the context of a native (L1) or learned (L2) language and examined ...

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