Emotions and Culture

Below are the projects of the Cultural Psychology Lab focused on emotions and culture.

  • Boiger, M., Kirchner-Häusler, A., Schouten, A., Uchida, Y., & Mesquita, B. (2020). Different bumps in the road: The emotional dynamics of couple disagreements in Belgium and Japan. Emotionhttps://doi.org/10.1037/emo0000910
  • Manokara, K., Duric, M., Fischer, A. H., & Sauter, D. A. (Accepted/In press). Do People Agree on How Positive Emotions are Expressed? A Survey of Four Emotions and Five Modalities across 11 Cultures. Journal of Nonverbal Behaviorhttps://doi.org/https://osf.io/ep9d5/
  • Sun, R., Hou, W. K., Hui, B. P. H., Siu, N. Y. F., Engels, T. F. S., & Sauter, D. A. (2021). Perception and evaluation of 23 positive emotions in Hong Kong and the Netherlands. Frontiers in Psychologyhttps://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2021.579474
  • Fang, X., van Kleef, G. A., Kawakami, K., & Sauter, D. A. (2021). Cultural Differences in Perceiving Transitions in Emotional Facial Expressions: Easterners Show Greater Contrast Effects than Westerners. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology95, 104143. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jesp.2021.104143
  • Lu, M., Hamamura, T., Doosje, B., Suzuki, S., & Takemura, K. (2016). Culture and group-based emotions? Could group-based emotions be dialectical. Cognition & Emotion31(5), 937-949. https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2016.1185394 
  • Boiger, M., Ceulemans, E., De Leersnyder, J., Uchida, Y., Norasakkunkit, V., & Mesquita, B. (2018). Beyond Essentialism: Cultural Differences in Emotions Revisited. Emotion18(8), 1142-1162. https://doi.org/10.1037/emo0000390