Publications

Ratner, K. G., Dotsch, R., Wigboldus, D. H. J, 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

Young, A. I., Ratner, K. G., & Fazio, R. H. (2014). Political attitudes bias the mental representation of a presidential candidate’s face. Psychological Science, 25, 503-510. PDF

Kaul, C., Ratner, K. G., & Van Bavel, J. J. (2014). Dynamic representations of race: Processing goals shape race encoding in the fusiform gyri. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 9, 326-332. PDF

Ratner, K. G., & Way, B. M. (2013). Unselfish genes? The quest to uncover genomic influences on prosocial behavior. Social Neuroscience, 8, 397-399. PDF

Ratner, K. G., Kaul, C., & Van Bavel, J. J. (2013). Is race erased? Decoding race from multivariate patterns of neural activity when skin color is not diagnostic of group boundaries. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 8, 750-755. PDF

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. 

Ratner, K. G., Halim, M. L., & Amodio, D. M. (2013). Perceived stigmatization, ingroup pride, and immune and endocrine activity: Evidence from a community sample of Black and Latina women. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 4, 82-91. 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., & Kubota, J. T. (2012). Genetic contributions to intergroup responses: A cautionary perspective. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6: 223. PDF

Amodio, D. M., & Ratner, K. G. (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. 

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

Santesso, D. L., Meuret, A. E., Hofmann, S. G., Mueller, E. M., Ratner, K. G., Roesch, E. B., & Pizzagalli, D. A. (2008). Electrophysiological correlates of spatial orienting towards angry faces: A source localization study. Neuropsychologia, 46, 1338-48. PDF

Pizzagalli, D. A., Iosifescu, D., Hallett, L. A., Ratner, K. G., & Fava, M. (2008). Reduced hedonic capacity in Major Depressive Disorder: Evidence from a probabilistic reward task. Journal of Psychiatric Research, 43, 76-87. PDF

Pizzagalli, D. A., Bogdan, R., Ratner, K. G., & Jahn, A. L. (2007). Increased perceived stress is associated with blunted hedonic capacity: Potential implications for depression research. Behaviour Research and Therapy, 45, 2742-53. PDF

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