Manuscripts Under Review

Purdie-Vaughns, V., Walton, G., & Romero-Canyas, R. (under review). The structure of equality: Group versus case-by-case selection decisions and demographic diversity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.

Purdie-Vaughns, V., Eibach, R., & Camp, N. (under review). Intersectional Invisibility and the Experience of Ontological Exclusion: The Case of Black Gay Christians. In J. Sorrett (Ed), The Sexual Politics of the Black Church.

Cook, J.E., Purdie-Vaughns, V. & Meyer, I. (under review). Rethinking how stigma affects population health: Interventions that work. Social Science and Medicine, Special Issue on Stigma.

Chen, C. Y., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Yang, L. H., & Phelan, J. (under review) Racial and mental illness stereotypes and discrimination: An identity-based analysis of Virginia Tech Shooting and Columbine Massacre. Cultural Diversity & Ethnic Minority Psychology.


Manuscripts In Preparation

Ditlmann, R., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Dovidio, J. F., & Naft, M. J. (in prep). Voicing the Unspeakable: Implicit Power Motive Predicts How African Americans Communicate About Past Racial Injustice with White Americans.

North, M.S., Purdie-Vaughns, V., & Cook, J.E. (in prep). Power, posture, poise, pensiveness, prayer, placebo: Diverse forms, similar benefits, and physiological pathways of self-affirmation.

Mohr, R. I., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Ditlmann, R. K., & Camp, N. P. (in prep). Exploring the link between social inequality and intersectionality effects.

Publications

2011-2012 | 2008-2010 | 1999-2007

2013

Yeager, D.S., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Garcia, J., Apfel, N., Pebley, P., Master, A., Hessert, W.T., & Cohen, G.L., (in press).  Lifting a barrier of mistrust: "Wise" feedback to racial minorities. Journal of Experimental Psychology-General. | download pdf

Purdie-Vaughns, V. & Eibach, R. (2013). The social psychology of symbolic firsts: Effects of Barack Obama's presidency on student achievement and perceptions of racial progress in America. In F. Harris & R. Lieberman (Eds.), Racial equality in a post-racial world? (pp. 186-211). New York, NY: Russell Sage Foundation. | download pdf

Sedlovskaya, A., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Eibach, R.P., LaFrance, M., Romero-Canyas, R., & Camp, N.P. (2013). Internalizing the closet: concealment heightens the cognitive distinction between public and private selves. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 104(4), 695-715. | download pdf

Sherman, D.K., Hartson, K.A., Binning, K.R., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Garcia, J., Taborsky-Barba, S., Tomassetti, S., Nussbaum, D.A., & Cohen, G.L. (2013). Deflecting the trajectory and changing the narrative: How self-affirmation affects academic performance and motivation under identity threat. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 104(4), 591-618. | download pdf

Shnabel, N., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Cook, J.E., Garcia, J., & Cohen, G.L. (2013). Demystifying values-affirmation interventions: Writing about social belonging is a key to buffering against identity threat. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39(5), 663-676. | download pdf

Yang, L.H., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Kotabe, H., Link, B.G., Saw, A., Wong, G., Phelan, J.C. (2013). Culture, threat, and mental illness stigma: Identifying culture-specific threat among Chinese-American groups. Social Science & Medicine, 88, 56-67. | download pdf

2012

Cook, J.E., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Garcia, J., & Cohen, G.L. (2012). Chronic threat and contingent belonging: Protective benefits of values affirmation on identity development. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 102(3), 479-496. | download pdf

Cohen, G. L, Purdie-Vaughns, V. & Garcia, J. (2012). An identity threat perspective on intervention. In M. Inzlicht & T. Schmader (Eds.), Stereotype threat: Theory, process, and application. (pp. 280-296). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. | download pdf

2011

Purdie-Vaughns, V., & Walton, G (2011). Is multiculturalism bad for Black Americans? In R. Mallett & L. Tropp (Ed.), Beyond prejudice reduction: Pathways to positive intergroup relations. (pp. 159-177). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association. | download pdf

Purdie-Vaughns, V., Sumner, R., Cook, J. E., Cohen, G. L., & Garcia, J. (2011). Sasha and Malia: Re-envisioning Black youth. In G. S. Parks (Ed.), Obama and a post-racial America? (pp. 166-192). New York, NY: Oxford University Press. | download pdf

Yang, L.H., Wonpat-Borja, A.J., Opler, M., Compton, M.T., Kelly, M., Purdie-Vaughns, V., & Corcoran, C.M. (2011). Stigma in early stages of psychotic illness: Connections to cognitive neuroscience. In P. Fusar-Poli, S.J. Borgwardt, & P.K. McGuire (Eds.), Vulnerability to psychosis: From psychopathology to neurosciences. (pp.159-166). London, UK: Psychology Press. | pdf available soon

Eibach, R. & Purdie-Vaughns, V. (2011). How to keep on keeping on: Framing civil rights accomplishments to bolster support for egalitarian policies. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47(1), 274-277. | download pdf

Ditlmann, R., Purdie-Vaughns, V. & Eibach, R.. (2011). Heritage and ideology-based national identities and their implications for immigrant citizen relations in the United States and in Germany. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 35(4), 395-405. | download pdf

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2010

Purdie-Vaughns, V. & Ditlmann, R. (2010). Reflections on diversity science in social psychology. Psychological Inquiry, 21(2), 153-159. | download pdf

Mock, S.E., Sedlovskaya, A., Purdie-Vaughns, V. (2010). Gay and bisexual men’s disclosure of sexual orientation in the workplace. Journal of Applied Gerontology, 9(3), 1-10. | download pdf

2009

Cohen, G. L., Garcia, J., Purdie-Vaughns, V., Apfel, N., & Brzustoski, P. (2009). Recursive processes in self-affirmation: Intervening to close the minority achievement gap. Science, 324, 400-403. | download pdf

Purdie-Vaughns, V., Cohen, G. L., Garcia, J., Sumner, R., Cook, J. C., & Apfel, N. H. (2009). Improving minority academic performance: How a values-affirmation intervention works. Teachers College Record, September 23, 2009. | download pdf

Eibach, R. & Purdie-Vaughns, V. (2009). Change we can believe in? Barack Obama’s framing strategies for bridging racial divisions. Du Bois Review, 6 (1), 137-152. | download pdf

Tran, M. & Purdie-Vaughns, V. (2009). Attentional asymmetry between Blacks and Whites for ingroup and outgroup faces. The Yale Review of Undergraduate Research in Psychology, 2, 46-54. | download pdf

2008

Purdie-Vaughns, V., Steele, C.M., Davies, P., Ditlmann, R., Randall Crosby, J. (2008). Identity contingency threat: How diversity cues signal threat or safety for African-Americans in mainstream settings. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 94(4), 615-630. | download pdf

Purdie-Vaughns, V. & Eibach, R. (2008). Intersectional invisibility: The ideological sources and social consequences of non-prototypicality. Sex Roles. 59(5), 377-391. | download pdf

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2007

Brooks, R. & Purdie-Vaughns. (2007). The supermodular architecture of inclusion. Harvard Review of Law and Gender, 30, 379-387. | download pdf

2006

Adams, G., Garcia, D., Purdie-Vaughns, V., & Steele, C. (2006). The detrimental effects of a suggestion of sexism in an instruction situation. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 42(5), 602-615. | download pdf

Eberhardt, J.L., Davies, P.G., Purdie-Vaughns, V. & Johnson, S.L. (2006). Looking deathworthy: Perceived stereotypicality of black defendants predicts capital sentencing outcomes, Psychological Science, 17(5), 383-388. download pdf

1999 – 2004

Eberhardt, J.L., Goff, P.A., Purdie, V.J., & Davies, P.G. (2004). Seeing black: Race, crime, and visual processing. Journal of Personality & Social Psychology, 87(6), 876–893. | download pdf

Mendoza-Denton, R., Downey, G., Purdie, V., & Davis, A. (2002). Sensitivity to status-based rejection: Implications for African-American students' college experience. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 83(4), 896-918. | download pdf

Purdie, V., & Downey, G. (2000). Rejection sensitivity and adolescent girls’ vulnerability to relationship-centered difficulties. Child Maltreatment: Journal of American Professional Society on the Abuse of Children, 5(4), 338-349. download pdf

Downey, G., Purdie, V., & Schaffer-Neitz, R. (1999). Anger transmission from mother to child in mothers with a chronic pain condition and well mothers. Journal of Marriage and the Family, 61, 62-73. | download pdf

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