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  • 2016–Present

    Lamer, S. A., Sweeny, T. D., Deyer, M., & Weisbuch, M. (2018). Rapid visual perception of interracial crowds: Racial category learning from emotional segregation. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 147, 683–701. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Pauker, K. B., Adams, R, B., Lamer, S. A., & Ambady, N. (2017). Race, power, and reflexive gaze-following. Social Cognition, 35, 619–638. PDF

    Lamer, S. A., Weisbuch, M., & Sweeny, T. D. (2017). Spatial Cues Influence the Visual Perception of Gender. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 146, 1366–1371. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Lamer, S. A., Treinen, E., & Pauker, K. (2017). Cultural snapshots: Theory and method. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 11. PDF

    Zarolia, P., Weisbuch, M., & McRae, K. (2017). Influence of indirect information on interpersonal trust despite direct information. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 112, 39–57. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Grunberg, R. L., Slepian, M. L., & Ambady, N. (2016). Perceptions of variability in facial emotion influence beliefs about the stability of psychological characteristics, Emotion, 16, 957–964. PDF

  • 2011–2015

    Lamer, S. A., Reeves, S. L., & Weisbuch, M. (2015). The nonverbal environment of self-esteem: Interactive effects of facial-expression and eye-gaze on perceivers' self-evaluations. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 56, 130–138. PDF

    Phillips, L. T., Weisbuch, M., & Ambady, N. (2014). People perception: Social vision of groups and consequences for organizing and interacting. Research in Organizational Behavior, 34, 101–127. PDF

    Slepian, M. L., Weisbuch, M., Pauker, K., Bastian, B., & Ambady, N. (2014). Fluid movement and fluid social cognition bodily movement influences essentialist thought. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40(1), 111–120. PDF

    Nelson, A. J., Adams Jr, R. B., Stevenson, M. T., Weisbuch, M., & Norton, M. I. (2013). Approach-Avoidance Movement Influences the Decoding of Anger and Fear Expressions. Social Cognition, 31, 745–757. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Lamer, S. A., & Ford, B. Q. (2013). Memory for Eye Gaze: Accuracy, Bias, and the Role of Facial Emotion. Social Cognition, 31, 686–695. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Slepian, M. L., Eccleston, C. P., & Ambady, N. (2013). Nonverbal Expressions of Status and System Legitimacy An Interactive Influence on Race Bias. Psychological Science, 24, 2315–2321. PDF

    Mauss, I. B., Savino, N. S., Anderson, C. L., Weisbuch, M., Tamir, M., & Laudenslager, M. L. (2012). The pursuit of happiness is lonely. Emotion, 12, 908–912. PDF

    Slepian, M., Young, S. G., Rule, N. O., Weisbuch, M., & Ambady, N. (2012). Embodied impression formation: Social judgments and motor cues to approach and avoidance. Social Cognition, 30, 232–240.

    Shimizu, M., Seery, M. D., Weisbuch, M., Lupien, S. P., Arnold, K. B. (2011). Trait social anxiety and physiological activation: Cardiovascular threat during social interaction. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37, 94–106. PDF

    Slepian, M. L., Weisbuch, M., Rule, N. O., & Ambady, N. (2011). Tough and tender: Embodied categorization of gender. Psychological Science, 22, 26–28. PDF

  • 2006–2010

    Adams, R. B. Jr., Pauker, K., & Weisbuch, M. (2010). Looking the other way: The role of gaze direction in the cross-race memory effect. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46, 478–481. PDF

    Ambady, N. & Weisbuch, M. (2010). Nonverbal behavior. In D. T. Gilbert, S. T. Fiske, & G. Lindzey (Eds.), Handbook of Social Psychology (5th Ed., pp. 464–497). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.

    Seery, M. D., Weisbuch, M., Hetenyi, M., & Blascovich, J. (2010). Cardiovascular measures independently predict performance in a university course. Psychophysiology, 47, 535–539. PDF

    Slepian, M. L., Weisbuch, M., Newman, L. S., Rutchick, A. M., & Ambady, N. (2010). Shedding light on insight: Priming bright ideas. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46, 696–700. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., & Ambady, N. (2010). Thin-slice vision. In R. B. Adams, N. Ambady, K. Nakayama, & S. Shimojo, The science of social vision (pp. 228–247). New York: Oxford University Press.

    Weisbuch, M., Ambady, N., Clarke, A. L., Achor, S., & Veenstra-VanderWeele, J. (2010). On being consistent: The role of verbal-nonverbal consistency in first impressions. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 32, 261–268. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Slepian, M. L., Ambady, N., & Jimerson, D. C. (2010). Emotion contagion moderates the relationship between emotionally-negative families and eating behavior. International Journal of Eating Disorders. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Slepian, M. L., Clarke, A., Ambady, N., & Veenstra-Vander Weele, J. (2010). Behavioral stability across time and situations: Nonverbal versus verbal consistency. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 34, 43–56. PDF

    Pauker, K. B., Weisbuch, M., Ambady, N., Adams, R., Sommers, S., & Ivcevic, Z. (2009). Not so black and white: Memory for ambiguous group members. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 96, 795–810. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., & Ambady, N. (2009). Unspoken cultural influence: Exposure to and influence of nonverbal bias. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 96, 1104–1119. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Ivcevic, Z., & Ambady, N. (2009). On being liked on the web and in the "real world": Consistency in first impressions from personal webpages and spontaneous behavior. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 45, 573–576. PDF

    Weisbuch, M. & Mackie, D. M. (2009). False fame, perceptual clarity, or persuasion? Flexible fluency attribution in spokesperson familiarity effects. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 19, 62–72. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Pauker, K., & Ambady, N. (2009). The subtle transmission of race bias via televised nonverbal behavior. Science, 326, 1711–1714. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Seery, M. D., Ambady, N., & Blascovich, J. (2009). The face and the voice of threat: The nonverbal communication of visceral states during nonverbal communication. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 33, 141–148.

    Weisbuch, M., Sinclair, S. L., Skorinko, J., & Eccleston, C. P. (2009). Self-esteem depends on the beholder: Effects of a subtle social value cue. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 45, 143–148. PDF

    Seery, M. D., West, T. V., Weisbuch, M., & Blascovich, J. (2008). The effects of reflection for defensive pessimists: Dissipation or harnessing of threat? Personality and Individual Differences, 45, 515–520. PDF

    Vick, S. B., Seery, M. D., Blascovich, J., & Weisbuch, M. (2008). The effect of gender stereotype activation on challenge and threat motivational states. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 624–630. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., & Ambady, N. (2008). Affective divergence: Automatic responses to others' emotions depend on group membership. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 95, 1063–1079. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., & Ambady, N. (2008). Non-conscious routes to building culture: Nonverbal components of socialization. Journal of Consciousness Studies, 15, 159–183. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Unkelbach, C., & Fiedler, K. (2008). Remnants of the recent past: Influences of priming on first impressions. In N. Ambady & J. J. Skowronski, First Impressions (pp. 289–312). New York: Guilford Press.

    Weisbuch, M. (2007). Dual attitudes. In R. Baumeister & K. D. Vohs (Eds.), The encyclopedia of social psychology. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

  • 2005 and Earlier

    Weisbuch-Remington, M., Mendes, W. B., Seery, M. D., & Blascovich, J. (2005). The non-conscious influence of religious symbols in motivated performance situations. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 31, 1203–1216.

    Blascovich, J., Seery, M. D., Mugridge, C. A., Norris, R. K., & Weisbuch, M (2004). Predicting athletic performance from cardiovascular indexes of challenge and threat. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 40, 683–688. PDF

    Seery, M. D, Blascovich, J., Weisbuch, M., & Vick, S. B (2004). The relationship between self-esteem level, self-esteem stability, and cardiovascular reactions to performance feedback. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 87, 133–145. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Mackie, D. M., & Garcia-Marques, T. (2003). Prior source exposure and persuasion: Further evidence for misattributional processes. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 29, 691–700. PDF

    Bailenson, J. N., Beall, A. C., Blascovich, J., Raimmundo, M., & Weisbuch, M., (2001). Intelligent Agents Who Wear Your Face: Users' Reactions to the Virtual Self. Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, 2190, 86–99. PDF

    Weisbuch, M., Beal, D., & O'Neal, E. C. (1999). How masculine ought I be? Masculinity discrepancies and aggression. Sex Roles, 40, 483–492. PDF


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