11/24—Temporal Comparison: The self and others across time
Gilbert, D. T., Driver-Linn, E., & Wilson, T. D. (in press). The trouble with Vronsky: Impact bias in the forecasting of future affective states. In P. Salovey & L. Feldman-Barrett (Eds.), The wisdom in feeling. New York: Guilford.
Epley, N., & Dunning, D. (2000). Feeling “Holier than thou”: Are self-serving assessments produced by errors in self or social prediction? Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 79, 861-875.
Libby, L. K., & Eibach, R. P. (2002). Looking into the past: Self-concept affects visual perspective in autobiographical memory. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 82, 167-179.
Wilson, A.E., Ross, M. (2001). From chump to champ: People's appraisals of their earlier and present selves. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 80, 572-584.
12/1—Social Comparison: The self in relation to others
Festinger, L. (1954). A theory of social comparison processes. Human Relations, 7 117-140.
Mussweiler, T. (in press). Comparison processes in social judgment: Mechanisms and consequences. Psychological Review.
Kruger, J. (1999). Lake Wobegon be gone! The “below-average effect” and the egocentric nature of comparative ability judgments. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 77, 221-232.
Gilbert, D. T., Giesler, R.B., & Morris, K.A. (1995). When comparisons arise. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 69, 227-236.
Haidt, J. (2001). The emotional dog and its rational tail: A social intuitionist approach to moral judgment. Psychological Review, 108, 814-834.
Wojciszke, B. (1994). Multiple meanings of behavior: Construing actions in terms of competence or morality. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 67, 222-232.
12/15—Culture and variability/ Course Wrap-up