Publications

Faculty and graduate students in the HPPSI produce a considerable amount of research in the applied health and social psychology domains. A sample of the presentations, published books, and articles can be found below.

Peer-reviewed Publications since 2006

  

  • Siegel, J. T., Tan, C. A., Navarro, M. N., Alvaro E. A., Crano, W. D. (in press). The power of the proposition: Frequency of marijuana offers, parental monitoring, and adolescent marijuana use. Drug Use and Dependence.

 

  • Grant, F., Crano, W. D., & Hogg, M. (in press). Yes, we can: Physical activity and group identification among healthy adults. Journal of Applied Social Psychology.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Napper, L. E., Grimaldi, E. M., Kenney, S. R., & Lac, A. (in press). The efficacy of a standalone protective behavioral strategies intervention for students accessing mental health services. Prevention Science.

 

  • Kenney, S. R., Lac, A.,, Hummer, J. F., Grimaldi, E. M., & Mirza, T., & LaBrie, J. W. (in press) .Pathways of parenting style on adolescents’ college adjustment, academic achievement, and alcohol risk. Journal of College Student Retention: Research, Theory, and Practice.

 

  • Lienemann, B. A. & Siegel, J. T. (in press). State Psychological Reactance to Depression Public Service Announcements among People with Varying Levels of Depressive Symptomatology, Health Communication.

 

  • Rosenberg, B. D., Lewandowski, J. A., & Siegel, J. T. (2015). Goal disruption theory, military personnel, and the creation of merged profiles: A mixed method investigation. Journal of Mixed Methods Research. doI: 10.1177/1558689813508006

 

  • Johnson, A. R., Schoot, R. van de, Delmar, F., & Crano, W. D. (2015). Social Influence Interpretation of Interpersonal Processes and Team Performance Over Time Using Bayesian Model Selection.Journal of Management41, 574–606. doi:10.1177/0149206314539351

 

  • Donaldson, C. D., Nakawaki, B., & Crano, W. D. (2015). Variations in parental monitoring and prediction of adolescent prescription opioid and stimulant misuse. Addictive Behaviors, 45, 14-21. doi: 10.1016/j.addbeh.2015.01.022

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Lienemann, B. A., & Tan, C. N. (2015). Influencing help seeking among people with elevated depressive symptomatology: Mistargeting as a persuasive technique. Clinical Psychological Science, 3, 242-255. DOI: 10.1177/2167702614542846

 

  • Lac, A. (2014). A primer for using meta-analysis to consolidate research. Substance Use & Misuse. 49, 1064-1068

 

  • Kenney, S. R., Lac, A., Hummer, J., & LaBrie, J. W. (2014). Development and validation of the Hookup Motives Questionnaire. Psychological Assessment, 26, 1127-1137.

 

  • Bernard, L. C., & Lac, A. (2014). The incremental validity of motive “traits of action:” Predicting behavior longitudinally. Individual Differences Research, 12, 79-100.

 

  • Bernard, L., & Lac. A. (2014). Testing a multidimensional model of putative evolved human motives. Motivation and Emotion, 38, 47-64.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., Ghaidarov, T., Lac, A., & Kenney, S. (2014). Hooking up in the college context: The event-level effects of alcohol use and partner familiarity on hookup behaviors and contentment. Journal of Sex Research, 51, 62-73

 

  • Himelfarb, I., Lac, A. & Baharav, H. (2014). Examining school-related delinquencies, extracurricular activities, and grades in adolescents. Educational Studies, 40, 81-97.

 

  • Napper, L. E., Kenny, S. R., Lac, & A., Lewis, L. J., & LaBrie, J. W. (2014). A cross-lagged panel model examining protective behavioral strategies: Are types of strategies differentially related to alcohol use and consequences? Addictive Behaviors, 39, 480-486.

 

  • Napper, L. E., Hummer, J. F. Lac, A., & LaBrie, J. W. (2014). What are other parents saying? Perceived parental communication norms and the relationship between alcohol specific parental communication and college student drinking. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 28, 31-41

 

  • Hummer,J. L, LaBrie, J. W. Grant, S. Lac, A. Ehret, P. (2014). The role of assessment environment on self-reported alcohol use and perceived group norms: Comparing Web-based surveys to setting involving handheld keypads. Drugs: Education, Prevention & Policy, 21, 147-156

 

  • Keeler, A. R., Siegel, J. T., & Alvaro, E. M. (2014). Depression and Help Seeking Among Mexican-Americans: The Mediating Role of Familism. Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health, 16, 1225-1231.

 

  • Siegel, J. T., O’Brien, E. K., Alvaro, E. A., & Paulson, J. (2014). Barriers to living donation among First-Generation Hispanics in Downtown Los Angeles. Qualitative Health Research, 24, 1360-1367.

 

  • Thomson, A. L. , Nakamura, J. N., Siegel, J. T., & Csikszentmihalyi, M. (2014). Elevation and mentoring: An experimental assessment of causal relations. Journal of Positive Psychology, 9, 402-413. doi: 10.1080/17439760.2014.910824

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Thomson, A. L., & Navarro, M. N. (2014). Experimentally distinguishing elevation from gratitude: Oh, the morality. Journal of Positive Psychology, 9, 414-427. doi:1080/17439760.2014.910825

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Navarro, M. A., Tan, C., N., Hyde, M. K. (2014). Organ Donor Registration and Attitude-Behavior Consistency: A Classic Innovation. Health Psychology, 33, 1084-1091.

 

  • Lisha, N., Crano, W.D., & Delucchi, K. (2014). Participation in team sports and alcohol and marijuana use initiation trajectories. Journal of Drug Issues,44, 83-93.

 

  • Huansuriya, T., Siegel, J. T., & Crano, W. D. (2014). Parent–child drug communication: Pathway from parents’ ad exposure to youth’s marijuana use intention. Journal of Health Communication, 19, 244-259

 

  • Lamb, C. S., & Crano, W. D. (2014). Parents’ beliefs and children’s marijuana use: Evidence for a self-fulfilling prophecy effect. Addictive Behaviors, 39(1), 127-132.

 

  • Kozicharow, A.G., Crano, S.L., Crano, W.D., Selnow, G., Murgor, M., & Matheka, D. (2013). Education modules to combat rheumatic heart disease in Kenya. The Journal of Southern California Clinicians, 7, 39-42.

 

  • Basáñez, T., Warren, M. T., Crano, W. D., & Unger, J. B. (2014). Perceptions of intragroup rejection and coping strategies: Malleable factors affecting Hispanic adolescents’ emotional and academic outcomes. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 43, 1266-1280.

 

  • De Dominicis, S., Crano, W. D., Ganucci Cancellieri, U., Mosco, B., Bonnes, M., Hohman, Z., & Bonaiuto, M. (2014). Vested interest and environmental risk communication: Improving willingness to cope with impending disasters. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 44, 364-374.

 

  • Hohman, Z.P., Crano, W.D., Siegel, J.T., & Alvaro, E.M. (2014). Attitude ambivalence, friend norms, and adolescent drug use. Prevention Science, 15, 65-74.

 

  • Basáῇez, T., Dennis, J.M., Crano, W.D., & Stacy, A.W., & Unger, J.B. (2014). Measuring acculturation gap conflicts among Hispanics: Implications for psychosocial and academic adjustment. Journal of Family Issues. Doi: 1177/0192513X13477379.

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Crano, W. D., Alvaro, E. M., Lac, A., Hackett, J. D., & Hohman, Z. P. (2014). Differentiating common predictors and outcomes of marijuana initiation: A retrospective longitudinal analysis. Substance Use & Misuse, 49, 30-40.

 

  • Nakawaki, B., & Crano, W. D. (2014). Patterns of substance use, delinquency, and risk factors among adolescent inhalant users. Substance Use & Misuse. Advance online publication. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2014.961611

 

  • Sperry, K. & Siegel, J. T. (2013). Victim responsibility, credibility, and verdict in a simulated rape case: Application of Weiner’s attribution model. Legal and Criminological Psychology, 18, 16-29. doi: 10.1111/j.2044-8333.2011.02022.x

 

  • Thomson, A. L. & Siegel, J. T. (2013). A Moral Act, Elevation, and Prosocial Behavior: Moderators of Morality. Journal of Positive Psychology, 8, 50-64. doi: 10.1080/17439760.2012.754926

 

  • Gonzalez, A. V., Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. M., & O’Brien (2013). The Effect of Depression on Physician–Patient Communication Among Hispanic End-Stage Renal Disease Patients. Journal of Health Communication, 18, 485-97. doi: 10.1080/10810730.2012.727962

 

  • Nydegger, L. A. , Keeler, A. R. , Hood, C. , Siegel, J. T., & Stacy, A. W. (2013). Effects of a One Hour Intervention on Condom Implementation Intentions among Drug Users in Southern California. AIDS Care, 12, 1586-1591. doi: 10.1080/09540121.2013.793271

 

  • Basáñez, T., Blanco, L., Collazo, J. L., Berger, D. E., & Crano, W. D. (2013). Ethnic groups’ perception of physicians’ attentiveness: Implications for health and obesity. Psychology, Health & Medicine, 18, 37-46.

 

  • Basáñez, T., Unger, J. B., Soto, D., Crano, W., & Baezconde-Garbanati, L. (2013). Perceived discrimination as a risk factor for depressive symptoms and substance use among Hispanic adolescents in Los Angeles. Ethnicity & Health, 18, 244-261.

 

  • Alvaro, E. M., Crano, W. D., Siegel, J. T., Hohman, Z., Johnson, I., & Nakawaki, B. (2013). Adolescents’ attitudes toward antimarijuana ads, usage intentions, and actual marijuana usage. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 27, 1027-1035.

 

  • Alabastro, A., Rast, D. E., III, Lac, A., Hogg, M. A., & Crano, W. D. (2013). Intergroup bias and perceived similarity: Effects of successes and failures on support for in- and outgroup political leaders. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 16, 58-67.

 

  • Lac, A., & Berger, D. (2013). Development and validation of the Alcohol Myopia Scale. Psychological Assessment, 25, 738-747.

 

  • Lac, A., & Crano, W. D., Berger, D., & Alvaro, E. M. (2013). Attachment theory and theory of planned behavior: An integrative model predicting underage drinking Developmental Psychology, 49, 1579-1590.

 

  • Kenney, S., Lac, A., LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F.. (2013). Mental health, sleep quality, drinking motives, and alcohol-related consequences: A path-analytic model. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 74, 841-851.

 

  • Lienemann, B.A., & Lamb, C.S. (2013). Heavy episodic drinking among college females: An exploration of expectancies, consequences and self-efficacy. Substance Use & Misuse, 48, 73-81. doi: 10.3109/10826084.2012.726311

 

  • Alabastro, A., Rast, D. E., Lac, A., Hogg, M. A., & Crano, W. D. (2013). Intergroup bias and perceived similarity: Political victory or failure on in- and outgroup leader support. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 16, 58-67.

 

  • Kenney, S. R., LaBrie, J. W., & Lac, A. (2013). Injunctive peer misperceptions and the mediation of self-approval on risk for driving after drinking among college students. Journal of Health Communication, 18, 459-477.

 

  • Hummer, J. F., LaBrie, J. W., Lac, & Louie, B. (2013) The influence of reflective opposite-sex norms and importance of opposite-sex approval on adjudicated student drinking: Theoretical extensions and implications. Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice, 50, 373-392.

 

  • Lienemann, B. A., Siegel, J. T., & Crano, W. D. (2013). Persuading people with depression to seek help: Respect the boomerang. Health Communication, 28, 718-728.

 

  • Johnson, I. M., Siegel, J. T., & Crano, W. D. (2014). Expanding the reach of vested interest in predicting attitude-consistent behavior. Social Influence, 9, 20-36.

 

  • Lac, A., Crano, W. D., Berger, D. E., & Alvaro, E. M. (2013). Attachment theory and theory of planned behavior: An integrative model predicting underage drinking. Developmental Psychology, 49, 1579-1590.

 

  • Lienemann, B.A., & Stopp, H. (2013). The association between media exposure of interracial relationships and attitudes toward interracial relationships. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43 S2, E398-E415. doi: 10.1111/jasp.12037

 

  • Miller, S. M., Siegel, J. T., Hohman, Z., & Crano, W. D. (2013). Factors mediating the association of the recency of parent’s marijuana use and their adolescent children’s subsequent initiation. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 27, 848-853.

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. M., Crano, W. D., Lienemann, B. A., Hohman, Z. P., & O’Brien, E. (2012). Increasing social support for depressed individuals: A cross-cultural assessment of an affect-expectancy approach. Journal of Health Communication, 17, 713-732.

 

  • Nakawaki, B., & Crano, W.D. (2012) Predicting adolescents’ persistence, nonpersistence, and recent onset of nonmedical use of opioids and stimulants. Addictive Behaviors, 37, 716-721.

 

  • Crano, W.D. (2012). A continuation of Politik by other means.

 

  • Casad, B. J., Marcus-Newhall, A., Nakawaki, B., Kasabian, A. S., & LeMaster, J. (2012). Younger age at first childbirth predicts mothers’ lower economic and psychological well-being later in life. Journal of Family and Economic Issues, 33, 421-435. doi: 10.1007/s10834-012-9289-0

 

  • Hummer, J. F., & LaBrie, J. W., Lac, A. Sessoms, A., & Cail, J. (2012). Estimates and influences of reflective opposite-sex norms on alcohol use among a high-risk sample of college students: Exploring Greek-affiliation and gender effects. Addictive Behaviors, 37, 596-604.

 

  • Grant, S., LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., & Lac, A. (2012). “How drunk am I? Misperceiving one’s level of intoxication in the college drinking environment.” Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 26, 51-58.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., Pedersen, E. R., Lac, A., & Chithambo, T. (2012). Measuring college students’ motives behind prepartying drinking: Development and validation of the prepartying motivations inventory. Addictive Behaviors, 37, 962-969

 

  • Hemovich, V., Lac, A., & Crano, W.D. (2011). Understanding Early-Onset Drug and Alcohol Outcomes: The Role of Family Structure, Social Factors, and Interpersonal Perceptions of Use. Psychology, Health, and Medicine, 16, 249-267.

 

  • Lewandowski, J. A., Rosenberg, B. D., Parks, M. J., & Siegel, J. T. (2011). The effect of informal social support: Face-to-Face versus computer-mediated communication. Computers in Human Behavior, 27, 1806-1814.

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. A., Hohman, Z. A., & Mauer, D. (2011). “Can you spare an organ?” Exploring Hispanic Americans’ willingness to discuss living organ donation with loved ones. Health Communication, 26, 754-764.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., Lac, A., Ehret, P. J., & Kenney, S. R. (2011). Parents know best, but are they accurate? Parental normative misperceptions and their indirect impact on students’ alcohol-related outcomes. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 72, 521-529.

 

  • Lac, A., Unger, J. B., Basanez, T., Ritt-Olson, A., Soto, D. & Baezconde-Garbanati, L. (2011). Marijuana use among Hispanic adolescents: Gender differences in protective familial factors. Substance Use & Misuse, 46, 644-655.

 

  • Huchting, K, Lac, A., Hummer, J. F., & LaBrie, J. W. (2011). Comparing Greek-affiliated Students and student-athletes: An examination of the behavior-intention link, reasons for drinking, and alcohol-related consequences. Journal of Alcohol and Drug Education, 55, 61-77.

 

  • Grant, S., LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., & Lac, A. (2011). Underestimations of blood alcohol concentration predict event-specific negative consequences. Substance Use and Misuse, 46, 1309-1317.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., Kenney, S., Lac, A., & Pedersen, E. (2011). Identifying factors that increase the likelihood for alcohol-induced blackouts in the prepartying context. Substance Use & Misuse, 46, 992-1002.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Kenney, S. W., Migliuri, S., & Lac, A. (2011). Sexual experience and risky alcohol consumption among incoming first-year college females. Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, 20, 15-33.

 

  • Hummer, J. F., LaBrie, J. W., & Lac, A. (2011). Warming up and staying loose: The prevalence, style, and influence of prepartying behavior and drinking games among intercollegiate athletes. Athletic Insight, 13, 1-19.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Kenney, S. R., Mirza, T., & Lac, A. (2011). Identifying factors that increase the likelihood of driving after drinking among college students. Accident Analysis and Prevention, 43, 1371-1377.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Lac, A., Kenney, S. R., & Mirza, T. (2011). Protective behavioral strategies mediate the effect of drinking motives on alcohol use among heavy drinking college students: Gender and race differences. Addictive Behaviors, 36, 354-361.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Hummer J. F., & Lac, A. (2011). Comparing injunctive marijuana use norms of salient reference groups among college student marijuana users and nonusers. Addictive Behaviors, 36, 717-720.

 

  • Hogg, M. A., Siegel, J. T., & Hohman, Z. (2011). Groups can jeopardize your health: Identifying with un-healthy groups to reduce self-uncertainty. Self and Identity, 10, 326-335.

 

  • Siegel, J. T. (2011). Dying for romance: Risk taking as purposive behavior. Psychology, Health and Medicine, 16, 719-726.

 

  • Alvaro, E.A., Siegel, J. T., & Pace Jones, S. (2011). Increasing organ donor registration rates by providing an Immediate and Complete Registration Opportunity: An experimental assessment of the IIFF Model. Psychology, Health and Medicine, 16, 686-694.

 

  • Siegel, J.T., Alvaro, E.A., Crano, W.D., Gonzalez, A., Tang, J.C., & Jones, S.P. (2010). Passive-positive organ donor registration behavior: A mixed method assessment of the IIFF model. Psychology, Health, and Medicine, 15, 109-209.

 

  • Alvaro, E. M., Siegel, J. T., Crano, W. D., & Dominic, A. (2010). A mass mediated intervention on Hispanic live kidney donation. Journal of Health Communication,15, 374-387.

 

  • Lac, A., Hemovich, V., & Himelfarb, I. (2010) Predicting position on teaching creationism (instead of evolution) in public schools. Journal of Educational Research, 103, 253-261.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., Lac, A., & Lee, C. M. (2010). Direct and indirect effects of injunctive norms on marijuana use: The role of reference groups. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 71, 904-908.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Kenney, S. W., & Lac, A. (2010). The use of protective behavioral strategies is related to reduced risk in heavy drinking college students with poorer mental and physical health. Journal of Drug Education, 40, 361-378.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Hummer, J. F., Grant, S., & Lac, A. (2010). Immediate reductions in misperceived social norms among high-risk college student groups. Addictive Behaviors, 35, 1094-1101.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Migliuri, S., Kenney, R. & Lac, A. (2010). Family history of alcohol abuse associated with problematic drinking among college students. Addictive Behaviors, 35, 721-725.

 

  • Crano, W.D., & Seyranian, V. (2009). How minorities prevail: The
  • context/comparison—leniency contract model. Journal of Social Issues [Special Issue: Michelle Marie Grossman Alexander], 65, 335-363.

 

  • Lac, A., Alvaro, E.M., Crano, W.D., & Siegel, J.T. (2009). Pathways from parental knowledge and warmth to adolescent marijuana use: An extension to the theory of planned behavior. Prevention Science, 10, 22-32.

 

  • Lac, A., & Crano, W.D. (2009). Monitoring matters: Meta-analytic review reveals the reliable linkage of parental monitoring with adolescent marijuana use. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 4, 578-586.

 

  • Lecat, B., Hilton, D.J., & Crano, W.D. (2009). Group status and reciprocity norms: Can the door-in-the-face be obtained in an out-group context? Group Dynamics: Theory, Research, and Practice, 13, 178-189.

 

  • Crano, W.D., Siegel, J.T., & Alvaro, E.M. (2009). Changes in adolescents’ expectancies regarding marijuana outcomes and actual marijuana usage. (Abstract). Psychology and Health, 24 (Supplement 1), 139-140.

 

  • Crano, W.D. (2009). Lend me a hand. PsychCRITIQUES, 54.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Huchting, K., Lac, A., Tawalbeh, S., Thompson, A. D., & Larimer, M., E. (2009). Preventing risky drinking in first-year college women: Further validation of a female-specific motivational-enhancement group intervention. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. Supplement 16, 77-85.

 

  • Hummer, J. LaBrie, J. W., & Lac, A. (2009) The prognostic power of normative influences among NCAA college student-athletes. Addictive Behaviors, 34, 573-580.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Cail, J., Hummer, J. F. Lac, A., & Neighbors, C. (2009). What men want: The role of reflective opposite-sex normative preferences in alcohol use among college women. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 23, 157-162.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Feres, N., Kenney, S. R., & Lac, A. (2009). Family history of alcohol abuse moderates effectiveness of a group motivational enhancement intervention in college women. Addictive Behaviors, 34, 415-420.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Kenney, S. R., Lac, A., Garcia, J. A., & Ferraiolo, P. (2009) Mental and social health impacts the use of protective behavior strategies in reducing risky drinking and alcohol consequences. Journal of College Student Development, 50, 35-49.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W. Kenney, S. R., Lac, A., & Migliuri, S. F. (2009). Differential drinking trajectories of family history positive and family history negative first semester college females. Addictive Behaviors, 34, 190-196.

 

  • Hemovich, V., & Crano, W. D. (2009). Family structure and adolescent drug use: Findings from a national study. Substance Use and Misuse, 44, 2099-2013.

 

  • Siegel, J.T., Alvaro, E.A., Patel, N. Crano, W. D. (2009). “…you would probably want to do it. Cause that’s what made them popular”: Exploring perceptions of inhalant utility among young adolescent non-users and occasional users. Substance Use and Misuse, 44, 597-615.

 

  • Crano, W. D., Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. M., Lac, A., & Hemovich, V. (2008). The at-risk adolescent marijuana nonuser: Expanding the standard distinction. Prevention Science, 9, 129-137.

 

  • Seyranian, V., Atuel, H., & Crano, W. D. (2008). Dimensions of majority and minority groups. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 11, 21-37.

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. M., Crano, W. D., Lac, A., Ting, S., & Jones, S. P. (2008). A quasi-experimental investigation of message appeal variations on organ donor rates. Health Psychology, 27, 170-178.

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E., Lac, A., Crano, W. D., Alexander, S. (2008). Intentions of becoming a living organ donor among Hispanics: A theoretical approach exploring differences between living and non-living organ donation. Journal of Health Communication, 13, 80-99.

 

  • Siegel, J.T., Alvaro, E.M., Crano, W.D., Skendarian, J., Lac, A., & Patel, N. (2008). Influencing inhalant intentions by changing socio-personal expectations. Prevention Science, 9, 153-165.

 

  • Pedersen, E. R., LaBrie, J. W., & Lac, A. (2008). Assessment of perceived and actual alcohol norms in varying contexts: Exploring Social Impact Theory among college students. Addictive Behaviors, 33, 552-564.

 

  • Crano, W. D., Gilbert, C., Alvaro, E. M., & Siegel, J. (2008). Enhancing prediction of inhalant abuse risk in samples of early adolescents: A secondary analysis. Addictive Behaviors, 33, 895-905.

 

  • Skenderian, J., Siegel, J. T., Crano, W. D., Alvaro, E., & Lac, A. (2008). Expectancy change and adolescents’ intentions to use marijuana. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 22, 563-569.

 

  • Alvaro, E. A., Siegel, J. T., Turcotte, D., Lisha, N., Crano, W. D., & Dominick, S.A. (2008). Living kidney donation among Hispanics: A qualitative examination of barriers and opportunities. Progress in Transplantation, 18, 243-250.

 

  • Huchting, K., Lac, A., & LaBrie, J. W. (2008). An application of the Theory of Planned Behavior to sorority alcohol consumption. Addictive Behaviors, 33, 538-551.

 

  • Crano, W. D., Siegel, J., Alvaro, E. M., & Patel, N. M. (2007). Overcoming adolescents’ resistance to anti-inhalant messages. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 21, 516-524.

 

  • Atuel, H., Seyranian, V., & Crano, W. D. (2007). Media representations of majority and minority groups. European Journal of Social Psychology, 37, 561-572.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2007). My blog’s bigger than your blog. Review of J. Armstrong & M. M. Zuniga’s Crashing the gates: Netroots, grassroots, and the rise of people powered politics. PsycCRITIQUES: Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books, 52.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2007). A titanic surrender to the implausible. Review of M. Klein’s America’s war on sex: The attack on law, lust and liberty. PsyCRITIQUES: Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books, 52.

 

  • Crano, W. D., & Seyranian, V. (2007). Majority and minority influence. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 1, 572-589.

 

  • LaBrie, J. W., Thompson, A. D., Huchting, K., Lac, A., & Buckley, K. (2007). A group Motivational Interviewing intervention reduces drinking and alcohol-related negative consequences in adjudicated college women. Addictive Behaviors, 32, 2549-2562.

 

  • Crano, W. D., & Prislin, R. (2006). Attitudes and persuasion. Annual Review of Psychology, 57, 345-374.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2006). Wish I didn’t know now what I didn’t know then. Review of P.E. Tetlock’s Expert political judgment: How good is it? How can we know? PsycCRITIQUES: Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books. January, vol 51(2), Article 6.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2006). How big was it, really? Review of M. Biernat’s Standards and Expectancies: Contrast and Assimilation in Judgments of Self and Others. PsycCRITIQUES: Contemporary Psychology: APA Review of Books. June, vol 51(21).

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2006). Reading the tea leaves in models that seek to integrate implicit and explicit measures and cognitions: Is this the future of social psychology? Psychological Inquiry, 17, 205-210.

 

  • Siegel, J.T., & Alvaro, E.M. (2006). An evaluation of Arizona’s Youth Tobacco Access prevention media campaign. American Journal of Preventive Medicine, 30, 284-291.

 

  • Alvaro, E. M., Jones, S. P., Robles, A. S., & Siegel, J. T. (2006). Hispanic organ donation: Impact of a Spanish-language organ donation campaign. Journal of the National Medical Association, 98, 28-35.

 

Books and Book Chapters since 2006

 

  • Gardikiotis, A., & Crano, W.D. (in press). Theories of attitude change. In J.D. Wright (Ed.). International encyclopedia of the social and behavioral sciences. New York: Elsevier.

 

  • Forgas, J.P., Fiedler, K., & Crano, W.D. (in press). Introduction. In J.P. Forgas, W.D. Crano, & K. Fiedler (Eds.), Social psychology and politics. New York, NY: Psychology Press.

 

  • Crano, W.D., & Lyrintzis, E. (in press). Change of valance and structure of complex political attitudes. In J.P. Forgas, W.D. Crano, & K. Fiedler (Eds.), Social psychology and politics. New York, NY: Psychology Press.

 

  • Crano, W.D., Alvaro, E.M., & Siegel, J.T. (in press). The media campaign as a focal prevention strategy: A guide to their design, implementation, and evaluation. In L.M. Scheier (Ed.), Handbook of drug prevention. Washington, D.C.: APA.

 

  • Crano, W.D., & Gardikiotis, A. (2015). Attitudes and attitude change. In J.D. Wright (Ed.). International encyclopedia of the social and behavioral sciences (pp. 169-174, 2nd, Vol. 2). Oxford, GB: Elsevier. ISBN 9780080970868

 

  • Crano, W.D., & Alvaro, E.M. (2014). Social factors that affect the processing of minority-sourced persuasive communications. In J.P. Forgas, Vincze, O., & Laszlo, J. (Eds.), Social cognition and communication (pp. 297-312). New York: Psychology Press.

 

  • Brewer, M.B., & Crano, W.D. (2014). Research design and issues of validity. In H.T. Reis & C. M. Judd (Eds.), Handbook of research methods in social and personality psychology (2nd, pp. 11-26). New York, NY: Cambridge University Press.

 

  • Siegel, J. T. (2013). Illuminating the psychological processes associated with renal failure diagnosis and living donation considerations: An application of Goal Disruption Theory. In Lauri, M. (Ed.), Organ Donation and Transplantation – An Interdisciplinary Approach (pp. 117-140).

 

  • Alvaro, E.M. (2013). Organ donation campaigns: Key considerations for improving campaign effectiveness. In Lauri, M.A. (Ed.) Organ donation and transplantation: An interdisciplinary approach.

 

  • Crano, W.D., & Lac, A. (2012). The evolution of research methodologies in (social) psychology. In A. Kruglanski & W. Stroebe (Eds.), Handbook of the history of social psychology (pp. 159-174). New York: Psychology Press.

 

  • Donaldson, S. I., & Crano, W.D. (2012). Theory-driven evaluation science and applied social psychology: Exploring the intersection. In M. M. Mark, S. I. Donaldson, S. I., & B. Campbell (Eds.), Social psychology and evaluation (pp 141-161). New York, NY: Guilford.

 

  • Prislin, R., & Crano, W.D. (2012). History of social influence research. In A. Kruglanski & W. Stroebe (Eds.), Handbook of the history of social psychology (321-339). New York: Psychology Press.

 

  • Crano, W.D., Siegel, J.T., & Alvaro, E.M. (2012). The Siren’s call: Mass media and drug prevention. In J.P. Dillard & L. Shen (Eds.), The Sage handbook of persuasion: Developments in theory and practice (2nd, pp. 296-313). Los Angeles, CA: Sage.

 

  • Siegel, J.T., Crano, W.D., Alvaro, E.M., Rast, D., & Kettering, V. (2012). Dying to be popular: A purposive explanation of adolescent willingness to endure harm. In M. Hogg & D. Blaylock (Eds.), Extremism and the psychology of uncertainty (pp. 115-130). New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

 

  • Crano, W.D., & Hemovich, V. (2011). Intergroup relations and majority or minority group influence. In R.M. Kramer, E. Castano, & G. Leonardelli (Eds.), Social cognition, social identity, and intergroup relations: A festschrift in honor of Marilynn Brewer (pp. 221-246). New York: Psychology Press

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2010). Majority and minority influence in attitude formation and change: Context/categorization – leniency contract theory. In R. Martin & M. Hewstone (Eds.), Minority influence and innovation: Antecedents, processes, and consequences (pp. 53-77). New York: Psychology Press

 

  • Siegel, J.T., & Alvaro, E.A., (Eds.). (2010). Introduction: Understanding Organ Donation: Applied Behavioral Science Approaches. Malden: MA, Blackwell-Wiley.

 

  • Siegel, J. T., Alvaro, E. A., & Hohman, Z. (2010). A dawning recognition of factors for increasing donor registration: The IIFF Model. In Siegel J. and Alvaro E. (Eds.), Understanding Organ Donation: Applied Behavioral Science Approaches (pp. 313-330). Malden: MA, Blackwell-Wiley.

 

  • Alvaro, E. A. & Siegel, J. T. (2010). Where have we been and where to next: A review and synthesis of organ donation media campaigns. In Siegel J. and Alvaro E. (Eds.), Understanding Organ Donation: Applied Behavioral Science Approaches (pp. 43-63). Malden: MA, Blackwell-Wiley.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2010). Minority influence. In J.M. Levine & Michael Hogg (Eds.), Encyclopedia of group processes and intergroup relations (pp. 566-570). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2010). Leniency contract. . In J.M. Levine & Michael Hogg (Eds.), Encyclopedia of group processes and intergroup relations (pp. 527-530). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2010). Applying established theories of persuasion to problems that matter: On becoming susceptible to our own knowledge. In J.P. Forgas, J. Cooper, and W.D. Crano (Eds.). The psychology of attitudes and attitude change. New York: Psychology Press.

 

  • Crano, W. D. (2010). Experiments as reforms: Persuasion in the nation’s service. In J.P. Forgas, J. Cooper, and W.D. Crano (Eds.). The psychology of attitudes and attitude change (pp. 231-248). New York: Psychology Press.

 

  • Crano, W.D. (2010). There’s nothing so practical…Theoretical translations and organ donation. In J.T. Siegel & E.M. Alvaro (Eds.), Understanding organ donation: Applied behavioral science perspectives (pp. 331-343). New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

 

  • Lac, A., & Crano, W.D. (2010). Marijuana use. In R.J.R. Levesque (Ed.), Encyclopedia of adolescence. New York: Springer Science+Business Media.

 

  • Crano, W. D., Ting, S. A., & Hemovich, V. (2009). Inhalants. In L. Cohen, F.L.Collins, A. M.Young, D. E.McChargue & T. Leffingwell (Eds.). Pharmacology and treatment of substance abuse:  Evidence and outcome-based perspectives (pp. 275-292). New York: Taylor & Francis.