Selected Publications

In Press

Schmid, P. C., Hackel, L. M., Jasperse, L., & Amodio, D. M. (in press). Frontal cortical effects on feedback processing and reinforcement learning: Relation of EEG asymmetry with the feedback-related negativity and behavior. Psychophysiology.

Mandalaywala, T. M., Amodio, D. M., & Rhodes, M. (in press). Essentialism promotes racial prejudice by increasing endorsement of social hierarchies. Social and Personality Psychological Science.

Amodio, D. M., Harmon-Jones, E., & Berkman, E. T. (in press). Neuroscience approaches in social and personality psychology. In M. Snyder & K. Deaux (Eds.), Handbook of social and personality psychology, Vol. 2. New York: Oxford University Press.

Halim, M. L., Ruble, D. N., Tamis-LeMonda, C. S., Shrout, P. E., & Amodio, D. M. (in press). Gender attitudes in early childhood: Behavioral consequences and cognitive antecedents. Child Development. PDF

2017

Kawakami, K., Amodio, D. M., & Hugenberg, K. (2017). Intergroup perception and cognition: An integrative framework for understanding the causes and consequences of social categorization. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 55, 1-80. PDF

Schmid, P. C., & Amodio, D. M. (2017). Power effects on implicit prejudice and stereotyping: The role of intergroup face processing. Social Neuroscience, 12, 218-231. PDF

2016

Kleiman, T., Trope, Y., & Amodio, D. M. (2016). Cognitive control modulates attention to food cues: Support for the control readiness model of self-control. Brain and Cognition, 110, 94-101. PDF

2015

Hackel, L. M., Doll, B. B., & Amodio, D. M. (2015). Instrumental learning of traits versus rewards: Dissociable neural correlates and effects on decision making. Nature Neuroscience, 18, 1233-1235PDF 

[News & Views article on Hackel et al. (2015) by Hsu and Jenkins: PDF]

Schmid, P. C., Kleiman, T., & Amodio, D. M. (2015). Power effects on cognitive control: Turning conflict into action. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 144, 655-663PDF

Schmid, P. C., Kleiman, T., & Amodio, D. M. (2015). Neural mechanisms of proactive and reactive cognitive control in social anxiety. Cortex, 70, 137-145. PDF

Dennis, T. A., Amodio, D. M., O’Toole, L. J. (2015). Associations between parental ideology and neural sensitivity to cognitive conflict in children. Social Neuroscience, 10, 206-217. PDF

Tyler, T., & Amodio, D. M. (2015). Psychology and economics: A clash of methods? In  G. R. Frechette and A. Schotter (Eds.), Handbook of Experimental Economic Methodology. New York: Oxford University Press.

2014

Amodio, D. M. (2014). The neuroscience of prejudice and stereotyping. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 15, 670-682PDF

Amodio, D. M. (2014). Dual experiences, multiple processes: Looking beyond dualities for mechanisms of the mind. In J. S. Sherman, B. Gawronski, & Y. Trope (Eds.), Dual process theories of the social mind (pp. 560-576). New York: Guilford Press. PDF

Amodio, D. M., Bartholow, B. D., & Ito, T. A. (2014). Tracking the dynamics of the social brain: ERP approaches for social cognitive & affective neuroscience. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience, 9, 385-393. PDF

Fourie, M. M., Thomas, K. G. F., Amodio, D. M., Warton, C. M. R., & Meintjes, E. M. (2014). Neural correlates of experienced moral emotion: An fMRI investigation of emotion in response to prejudice feedback. Social Neuroscience, 9, 203-218.  PDF

Jost, J. T., Nam, H. H., Amodio, D. M., & Van Bavel, J. J. (2014). Political Neuroscience: The Beginning of a Beautiful Friendship. Advances in Political Psychology, 1, 3-42. PDF

Krosch, A. K., & Amodio, D. M. (2014). Economic scarcity alters the perception of race. Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, 111, 9079-9084PDF   [Study 1 stimuli]

Mendoza, S. M., Lane, S. P., & Amodio, D. M. (2014). For Members Only: Ingroup punishment of fairness norm violations in the Ultimatum Game. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 5, 662-670PDF

Ratner, K. G., Dotsch, R., Wigboldus, D., van Knippenberg, A., & Amodio, D. M. (2014). Visualizing minimal ingroup and outgroup faces: Implications for impressions, attitudes, and behavior. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 106,  897-911. PDF

Ofan, R. H., Rubin, N., Amodio, D. M. (2014). Situation-based social anxiety enhances the neural encoding of faces: Evidence from an intergroup context. Social Cognitive & Affective Neuroscience, 9, 1055-1061. DOI: 10.1093/scan/nst087 PDF

2013

Amodio, D. M. (2013). The social neuroscience of prejudice:  Then, now, and what’s to come. In C. Stangor and C. Crandall (Eds.), Stereotyping and Prejudice (pp. 1-28). New York:  Psychology Press.

Amodio, D. M. (2013). Contributions of neuroscience to the psychology of prejudice. In B. Derks, N. Ellemers, and D. Scheepers, The Neuroscience of Prejudice (pp. 167-189). New York: Psychology Press.

Amodio, D. M., & Ratner, K. G. (2013). The neuroscience of social cognition. In D. Carlston (Ed.) Handbook of social cognition (pp. 702-728). New York: Oxford University Press.

Halim, M. L., Yoshikawa, H., & Amodio, D. M. (2013). Cross-generational effects of discrimination in immigrant mothers: Perceptions of bias predict child’s healthcare visits for illness. Health Psychology, 32, 203-211. PDF

Krosch, A. R., Berntsen, L., Amodio, D. M., Jost, J. T., & Bavel, J. J. V. (2013). On the ideology of hypodescent: Political conservatism predicts categorization of racially ambiguous faces as Black. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 49, 1196-1203. PDF

Ratner, K. G., & Amodio, D. M. (2013). Seeing “us vs. them": Minimal group effects on the neural encoding of faces. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 49, 298-301. PDF

Ratner, K. G., Halim, M. L., & Amodio, D. M. (2013). Perceived stigmatization, ingroup pride, and immune and endocrine activity: Evidence from a Black and Latina community sample. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 4, 82-91. PDF

2012

Amodio, D. M., & Hamilton, H. K. (2012). Intergroup anxiety effects on implicit racial evaluation and stereotyping. Emotion, 12, 1273-1280PDF

Amodio, D. M. & Harmon-Jones, E. (2012). Neuroscience approaches in social and personality psychology. In K. Deaux & M. Snyder (Eds.), Handbook of social and personality psychology (pp. 111-150). New York: Oxford University Press.

Gilbert, S. J., Swencionis, J. K., & Amodio, D. M. (2012). Evaluative vs. trait representation in intergroup social judgments: Distinct roles of anterior temporal lobe and prefrontal cortex. Neuropsychologia, 50, 3600-3611. PDF

Jost, J. T., & Amodio, D. M. (2012). Political Ideology as Motivated Social Cognition:  Behavioral and Neuroscientific Evidence. Motivation and Emotion, 36, 55-64. PDF

Harmon-Jones, E. & Amodio, D. M. (2012). Electroencephalographic methods in psychology. In H. Cooper, P. M. Camic, D. L. Long, A. T. Panter, D. Rindskopf, & K. J. Sher (Eds.), APA Handbook of Research Methods in Psychology (pp. 503-522). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Harmon-Jones, E., Harmon-Jones, C., & Amodio, D. M. (2012). A neuroscientific perspective on dissonance, guided by the Action-Based Model. In B. Gawronski and F. Strack (Eds.), Cognitive consistency: A fundamental principle in social cognition. New York: Guilford Press.

2011

Amodio, D. M. (2011). Self-regulation in intergroup relations: A social neuroscience framework. In A. Todorov, S. T. Fiske, and D. Prentice (Eds.) Social Neuroscience: Toward Understanding the Underpinnings of the Social Mind (pp. 101-122). New York: Oxford University Press.

Amodio, D. M., & Bartholow, B. D. (2011). Event-related potential methods in social cognition. In A. Voss, C. Stahl, & C. Klauer (Eds.), Cognitive methods in social psychology (pp. 303-339). New York: Guilford Press.

Amodio, D. M. & Harmon-Jones, E. (2011). Trait emotions and affective modulation of the startle eyeblink: On the unique relationship of trait anger. Emotion, 11, 47-51. PDF

Amodio, D. M., & Ratner, K. G. (2011). A memory systems model of implicit social cognition. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 20, 143-148. PDF

Amodio, D. M., & Ratner, K. (2011). Mechanisms for the regulation of intergroup responses:  A social neuroscience analysis. In J. Decety and J. T. Cacioppo (Eds.), Handbook of social neuroscience (pp. 729-741). New York: Oxford University Press.

Gonsalkorale, K., Sherman, J. W., Allen, T. J., Klauer, K. C., & Amodio, D. M. (2011). Accounting for successful control of implicit racial bias: The roles of association activation, response monitoring, and overcoming bias. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37, 1534-1545. PDF

Halim, M.L., Ruble, D.N., & Amodio, D.M. (2011). From Pink Frilly Dresses to "One of the Boys": Developmental Changes in Girls' Gender Identity and Implications for Intergroup Gender Bias. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 5, 933-949. PDF

Harmon-Jones, E., Harmon-Jones, C., Amodio, D. M., & Gable, P. A. (2011). Attitudes toward emotions: Conceptualization and measurement of evaluations of specific emotions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 1332-1350. PDF

Ofan, R. H., Rubin, N., Amodio, D. M. (2011). Seeing race: N170 responses to race and their relation to automatic racial attitudes and controlled processing. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 23, 3152-3161. PDF

2010

Amodio, D. M. (2010). Coordinated roles of motivation and perception in the regulation of intergroup responses: Frontal cortical asymmetry effects on the P2 event-related potential and behavior. Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 22, 2609-2617. PDF

Amodio, D. M. (2010). Can neuroscience advance social psychological theory? Social neuroscience for the behavioral social psychologist. Social Cognition, 28, 695-716. PDF

Mendoza , S. A., Gollwitzer, P. M., & Amodio, D. M. (2010). Reducing the Expression of Implicit Stereotypes: Reflexive Control through Implementation Intentions. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 36, 512-523. PDF

Amodio, D. M. & Devine, P. G. (2010). Regulating behavior in the social world: Control in the context of intergroup bias. In R. R. Hassin, K. N. Ochsner, and Y. Trope (Eds). Self control in society, mind and brain (pp. 49-75). New York: Oxford University Press.

Amodio, D. M., & Mendoza, S. A. (2010). Implicit intergroup bias: Cognitive, affective, and motivational underpinnings. In B. Gawronski and B. K. Payne (Eds.) Handbook of Implicit Social Cognition (pp. 353-374). New York: Guilford. PDF

Amodio, D. M. (2010). The egalitarian brain. In J. Marsh, R. Mendoza-Denton, and J. A. Smith (Eds.), Are we born racist? (pp. 45-53). Boston: Beacon Press.

2009

Amodio, D. M. (2009). Intergroup anxiety effects on the control of racial stereotypes: A psychoneuroendocrine analysis. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 45, 60-67. PDF

Amodio, D.M. & Lieberman, M.D. (2009). Pictures in our heads: Contributions of fMRI to the study of prejudice and stereotyping. In T. Nelson (Ed.) Handbook of Prejudice, Stereotyping, and Discrimination (pp. 347-366).  New York: Erlbaum Press.

Bartholow, B. D., & Amodio, D. M. (2009). Using event-related brain potentials in social psychological research: A brief review and tutorial. In E. Harmon-Jones and J. Beer (Eds). Methods in Social Neuroscience (pp. 198-232). New York: Guilford. PDF

Harmon-Jones, E., Amodio, D. M., & Harmon-Jones, C. (2009). Action-Based Model of Dissonance. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 41, 119-166. PDF

Master, S. L., Amodio, D. M., Stanton, A. L., Yee, C. Y., Hilmert, C. J., & Taylor, S. E. (2009). Neurobiological Correlates of Coping through Emotional Approach. Brain, Behavior and Immunity, 23, 27-35. PDF

2008

Amodio, D. M. (2008). The social neuroscience of intergroup relations. European Review of Social Psychology, 19, 1-54. PDF

Amodio, D. M. & Devine, P. G.  (2008). On the functions of implicit prejudice and stereotyping: Insights from social neuroscience. In R. E. Petty, R. H. Fazio, & P. Briñol (Eds.), Attitudes: Insights from the new wave of implicit measures (pp. 193-226). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Amodio, D. M., Devine, P. G., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2008). Individual differences in the regulation of intergroup bias: The role of conflict monitoring and neural signals for control. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 94, 60-74. PDF

Amodio, D. M., Master, S. L. Yee, C. M., & Taylor, S. E. (2008). Neurocognitive components of behavioral inhibition and activation systems: Implications for theories of self-regulation. Psychophysiology, 45, 11-19. PDF

2007

Amodio, D. M., Devine, P. G., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2007). A dynamic model of guilt: Implications for motivation and self-regulation in the context of prejudice. Psychological Science, 18, 524-530. PDF

Amodio, D. M., Devine, P. G. & Harmon-Jones, E. (2007). Mechanisms for the regulation of intergroup responses: Insights from a social neuroscience approach.  In E. Harmon-Jones & P. Winkielman (Eds.), Social Neuroscience: Integrating Biological and Psychological Explanations of Social Behavior (pp. 353 - 375). New York: Guilford Press. PDF

Amodio, D. M., Jost, J. T., Master, S. L., & Yee, C. M. (2007). Neurocognitive correlates of liberalism & conservatism. Nature Neuroscience, 10, 1246-1247. PDF [ Online supplement: PDF]

Harmon-Jones, E., Amodio, D. M., & Zinner, L. R.  (2007). Social psychological methods of emotion elicitation. In J. A. Coan & J. J. B. Allen (Eds.), Handbook of Emotion Elicitation and Assessment, (pp. 91 - 105). New York: Oxford University Press. PDF

Robinson, M. D., Ode, S., Wilkowski, B. M., & Amodio, D. M. (2007). Neurotic contentment: A self-regulation view of neuroticism-linked distress. Emotion, 7, 579-591. PDF

2006

Amodio, D. M. & Devine, P. G.  (2006). Stereotyping and evaluation in implicit race bias:  Evidence for independent constructs and unique effects on behavior.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 91, 652-661. PDF

Amodio, D. M., & Frith, C. D. (2006). Meeting of minds: the medial frontal cortex and social cognition. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 7, 268-277. PDF

Amodio, D. M., Kubota, J. T., Harmon-Jones, E., & Devine, P. G. (2006). Alternative mechanisms for regulating racial responses according to internal vs. external cues. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 1, 26-36. PDF

2005

Amodio, D. M. & Devine, P. G.  (2005).  Changing prejudice:  The effects of persuasion on implicit and explicit forms of race bias. In T. C. Brock & M. C. Green (Eds.), Persuasion:  Psychological insights and perspectives (2nd ed., pp. 249-280).  Thousand Oaks, CA:  Sage Publications. PDF

Amodio, D. M., & Showers, C. J. (2005).  “Similarity breeds liking” revisited:  The moderating role of commitment.  Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 22, 817-836. PDF

2004

Amodio, D. M., Harmon-Jones, E., Devine, P. G., Curtin, J. J., Hartley, S. L., & Covert, A. E.  (2004).  Neural signals for the detection of unintentional race bias.  Psychological Science, 15, 88-93.  PDF

Amodio, D. M., Shah, J. Y., Sigelman, J., Brazy, P. C., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2004).  Implicit regulatory focus associated with resting frontal cortical asymmetry.  Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 40, 225-232. PDF

2003

Amodio, D. M., Harmon-Jones, E., & Devine, P. G. (2003). Individual differences in the activation and control of affective race bias as assessed by startle eyeblink responses and self-report. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84, 738-753. PDF

2002

Devine, P. G., Plant, E. A., Amodio, D. M., Harmon-Jones, E., & Vance, S. L. (2002).  The regulation of explicit and implicit race bias: The role of motivations to respond without prejudice.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 82, 835-848. PDF