The West Interpersonal Perception Lab

Publications

Thorson, K. R., West, T. V., & Mendes, W. B. (in press). Measuring physiological influence in dyads: A guide to designing, implementing, and analyzing dyadic physiological studies.Psychological Methods.

Stern, C., & West, T. V. (in press). Assessing accuracy in close relationships approach: A truth and bias approach. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships.

West, T.V., Koslov, K., Page-Gould, E., Major, B., & Mendes, W. B. (2017). Contagious anxiety: Anxious European Americans can transmit their physiological reactivity to African Americans. Psychological Science.

Waters, S. F., West, T. V., Karnilowicz, H. R., & Mendes, W.B. (in press). Affect contagion between mothers and infants: Examining valence and touch. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.

West, T. V., & Schoenthaler, A. (2017). Color-blind and multicultural strategies in medical settings. Social Issues and Policy Review, 11, 124-158.

Stern, C., & West, T.V. (2016). Ideological differences in anchoring and adjustment during social inferences. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

*Stern, C., Balcetis, E., Cole, S., West, T. V., & Caruso, E. (2016). Government instability shifts skin tone representations of and intentions to vote for political candidates. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.

*Stern, C., West, T. V, & Rule, N. O. (2015). Conservatives negatively evaluate counterstereotypical people to maintain a sense of certainty. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America.

*Stern, C., West, T. V., Jost, J. T., & Rule, N. O. (2014). 'Ditto Heads': Do conservatives perceive greater consensus within their ranks than liberals?" Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40, 1162-1177.

West, T. V., Pearson, A. R., Dovidio, J. D., Johnson, B. T. J., & *Phills, C. E. (2014). Racial Attitudes and Visual Cues in Political Judgments: Support for Obama during the 2008 Presidential Election. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 20, 583-590.

West, T. V., Pearson, A. R., & *Stern, C. (2014). Anxiety appraisal in intergroup interaction: When situational explanations backfire. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107, 825-843.

*Thomas, E. L., Dovidio, J. F., & West, T. V. (2014). Lost in the categorical shuffle: Evidence for the social non-prototypicality of Black women. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 20, 370-376.

West, T. V., Magee, J. C., *Gullett, L., & **Gordon, S. H. (2014). A little similarity goes a long way: The effects of peripheral but self-revealing similarities on improving and sustaining interracial relationships. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107, 81-100.

Waters, S. F., West, T. V., & Mendes, W. B. (2014). Stress contagion: Physiological covariation between mothers and babies. Psychological Science, 25, 934-942.

*Stern, C., & West, T. V. (2014). Circumventing anxiety during interpersonal encounters to promote interest in contact: An implementation intention approach. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 50, 82-93.

*Stern, C. V., West, T. V., & **Schmitt, P. G. (2014). The liberal illusion of uniqueness. Psychological Science, 25, 137-144.

West, T. V., Dovidio, J. F., & Pearson, A. R. (2014). Accuracy and Bias in Perceptions of Relationship Interest for Intergroup and Intragroup Roommates. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 5, 235-242.

*Dutra, S. J., West, T. V., Impett, E. A., Oveis, C., Kogan, A., Keltner, D., & Gruber, J. (2014). Rose-colored glasses gone too far? Mania symptoms predict biased emotion experience and perception in couples. Motivation and Emotion 38, 157-165. 

*Stern, C., West, T.V., & Schoenthaler, A. (2013). The dynamic relationship between accuracy and bias in social perception research. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 7, 303-314.

Hagiwara, N., Penner, L. A., Gonzalez, R., Eggly, S., Dovidio, J. F., Gaertner, S. L., West, T., & Albrecht, T. L. (June, 2013). Racial attitudes, social control, and adherence in racially discordant medical interactions. Social Science & Medicine, 123-131.

*Stern, C., West, T. V., Jost, J. T., & Rule, N. O. (2013). The politics of gaydar: Ideological differences in the use of gendered cues in categorizing sexual orientation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 104, 520-541.

West, T. V., Heilman, M. E., *Gullet, L., Moss-Racusin, C., A., & Magee, J. C. (2012). Building blocks of bias: Gender composition predicts male and female group members; evaluations of each other and the group. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48, 1209-1212.

West, T. V. (2011). Interpersonal perception in cross-group interactions: Challenges and potential solutions. European Review of Social Psychology, 22, 364-401.

Powers, S. R., Rauh, C. Buck, R., Henning, R., & West, T. V. (2011). The effect of video feedback delay on frustration and emotion communication accuracy. Computers in Human Behavior, 27, 1651-1657.

West, T. V., & Kenny, D. A. (2011). The truth and bias model of judgment. Psychological Review, 118, 357-378.

Shelton, J. N., West, T. V., & Trail, T. E. (2010). Concerns with appearing prejudiced: Implications for anxiety during daily interracial interactions. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 13, 329-344.

Penner, L. A., Dovidio, J. F., West, T. V., Gaertner, S. L., Albrecht, T. L., Dailey, R. K., & Markova, T. (2010). Aversive Racism and Medical Interactions with Black Patients: A Field Study. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 46, 436-440.

Kenny, D. A., & West, T. V. (2010). Similarity and agreement in self and other perception: A meta-analysis. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 14, 196-213.

Shelton, J. N., *Trail, T. E., West, T. V., & Bergsieker, H. (2010). From strangers to friends: The Interpersonal Process Model of Intimacy in Developing Interracial Friendships. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 27, 71-90.

West, T. V., *Pearson, A. R., Dovidio, J. F., Shelton, J. N., & *Trail. T. E. (2009). Superordinate identity and intergroup roommate friendship development. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 45, 1266-1272.

Jost, J. T., West, T.V., & Gosling, S.D. (2009). Personality and ideology as determinants of candidate preferences and "Obama conversion" in the 2008 U.S. presidential election. The Dubois Review: Social Science on Race, Special issue on "The Obama Candidacy"; guest edited by L.Bobo & E. Dawson, 6, 103-124.

*Eaton, L., Kalichman, S. C., West, T. V., & Kenny, D. A. (2009). HIV transmission risk among HIV seroconcordant and serodiscordant couples: Dyadic processes of partner selection. AIDS and Behavior, 2, 185-195.

*Trail, T. E., Shelton, J. N., & West, T. V. (2009). Interracial roommate relationships: Negotiating daily interactions. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 35, 671-684.

West, T. V., Shelton, J. N., & *Trail, T. E. (2009). Relational anxiety in interracial interactions. Psychological Science, 20, 289-292.

*Pearson, A.R., West, T.V., Dovidio, J.F., Powers, S., Buck, R., & Henning, R. (2008). The fragility of intergroup relations: Divergent effects of delayed audio-visual feedback in intergroup and intragroup interactions. Psychological Science, 19, 1272-1279.

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

West, T. V., *Popp, D., & Kenny, D. A. (2008). A guide for the estimation of gender and sexual orientation effects in dyadic data: An Actor-partner interdependence model approach. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 321-336.

Kenny, D. A., West, T. V., Cillessen, A. H. N., Coie, J. D., Dodge, K. A., Hubbard, J. A., & Schwartz, D. (2007). Accuracy in the judgment of aggressiveness. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 1225-1236.

Kenny, D. A., West, T. V., Malloy, T., & Albright, L. (2006). Componential analysis of interpersonal perception data. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 10, 282-294.

Cillessen, A. H. N., *Jiang, X. L., West, T. V., & *Laszkowski, D. K. (2005). Predictors of dyadic friendship quality in adolescence. International Journal for the Study of Behavioral Development, 29, 165-172.

Book Chapters

Hall, J. A., Schmid Mast, M., & West, T.V. (2016). Accurate interpersonal perception: Many traditions, one topic (in press). In J. A. Hall, M. Schmid Mast., & T. V. West (Eds.). (in press). The social psychology of perceiving others accurately. Paris: Cambridge University Press.

West, T. V. Accuracy of judging group attitudes. (2016). In J. A. Hall, M. Schmid Mast., & T. V. West (Eds.). The social psychology of perceiving others accurately. Paris: Cambridge University Press.

*Gullett, L., & West, T. V. (2016). Understanding colorblindness in interracial relationships: Cognitive and emotional tensions and their implications. In Neville, Gallardo, & Sue (Eds.), What Does It Mean To Be Colorblind: Manifestations, Dynamics, and Impact. American Psychological Association.

Heyman, R. E., Lorber, M. F., Eddy, J. M., & West, T. V. (2014). Behavioral observation and coding (pp. (). In H. T. Reis & C. M. Judd (Eds.), Handbook of Research Methods in Social and Personality Psychology (2nd ed.). New York: Cambridge University Press.

West, T. V. (2013). Repeated-measure methods with dyads. In J. A. Simpson & L. Campbell (Eds.), The Oxford handbook of close relationships (pp.731-749). New York: Oxford University Press.

West, T. V., & Dovidio, J. F. (2013). Intergroup contact across time: Beyond initial contact. In G. Hodson & M. Hewstone (Eds.), Advances in intergroup contact. (pp. 152-175). New York, NY, US: Psychology Press.

Dovidio, J. F., Gaertner, S. L., *Ditlmann, R.K., & West, T. V. (2012). Intergroup Relations in Post-Conflict Contexts: How the Past Influences the Present (and Future) (pp.135-155). In K. J. Jonas & T. Morton (Eds.), Restoring Civil Societies: The Psychology of Intervention and Engagement Following Crisis. New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

Dovidio, J. F., Saguy, T., West, T. V., & Gaertner, S. L. (2012). Divergent intergroup perspectives.  In L. A. Tropp (Ed.), The Oxford handbook of intergroup conflict (pp.158-175). New York: Oxford University Press.

Kenny, D. A., & West, T. V. (2008). Self perception as interpersonal perception. In J. Wood, J. Holmes, & A. Tesser (Eds.), Self and relationships (pp. 119-138). New York: Psychology Press.

Kenny, D. A., & West, T. V. (2007). Zero acquaintance: Definitions, statistical model, findings, and process. In J. Skowronski, & N. Ambady (Eds.), First impressions. New York: Guilford. Edited Books

Edited Book

Hall, J. A., Schmid Mast, M., & West, T. V. (Eds.). (In Press). The social psychology of perceiving others accurately. Paris: Cambridge University Press.