Recent Conference Presentations

Social Integration

What conditions facilitate migrants' social integration?
Brown, S. D., Rae, B., Bushmakin, M., & Rubin, M. (2015, April). Linking accounts of caution vs. urgency, from milliseconds to years. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Crebert, B. P., Paolini, S., Brewer, M. B., Rubin, M., & Oswald, A. (2015, April). Personal and collective self-complexity have far reaching consequences but valence matters. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Logatchova, A., Paolini, S., Harwood, J., & Rubin, M. (2015, April). Emotions, more than a feeling: Effect of incidental and integral emotions on prejudice and stereotyping in imaginary intergroup contact. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Owuamalam, C. K., & Rubin, M. (2015, April). Reactions to social inequality: Testing social identity and system justification predictions. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Rubin, M., Milanov, M., & Paolini, S. (2015, April). Uncovering the cultural bases of social identity: In-group ties predict self-stereotyping among individualists but not among collectivists. In M. Rubin (Convenor), Cultural bases of social identity, group activity, and creativity. Symposium conducted at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Sanatkar, S., Rubin, M., & Paolini, S. (2015, April). Independent problem-solving is stressful for people who are low in openness to experience. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Scevak, J. J., Rubin, M., Southgate, E., Macqueen, S., Williams, P., & Douglas, H. (2015, April). Older women deeper learning greater satisfaction. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Tang, J., Paolini, S.,
& Rubin, M. (2015, April). Exploring the cognitive-affective dimensions of self-expansion and its impact on preferences for intergroup vs. intragroup contact. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society of Australasian Social Psychologists, Newcastle, Australia.

Graf, S., Paolini, S., & Rubin, M. (2014, July). Ecological evidence that positive intergroup contact is more common, but negative contact is more influential. Paper presented at the 17th General Meeting of the European Association of Experimental Social Psychology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Paolini, S., Harwood, J., Rubin, M., Husnu, S., Joyce, N., & Hewstone, M. (2014, July). Conflict-ridden societies: Past intergroup contact buffers against present negative contact. Paper presented at the biannual conference of the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues, Portland, Oregon.

Paolini, S., Harwood, J., Rubin, M., Husnu, S., Joyce, N., & Hewstone, M. (2014, July). Histories of outgroup contact buffer against negative contact’s disproportionate effects in the present. Paper presented at the 17th General Meeting of the European Association of Experimental Social Psychology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Rubin, M., Badea, C., & Jetten, J. (2014, July). Compensatory favouritism: When low status groups want more to get even. Poster presented at the 17th General Meeting of the European Association of Experimental Social Psychology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Sanatkar, S., Rubin, M., & Harris, K. (2014, July). Sisters shouldn’t be doing it for themselves! Interdependent problem-solving buffers stress amongst women. Poster presented at the 17th General Meeting of the European Association of Experimental Social Psychology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Harwood, J., Joyce, N., Chen, C.-Y., Xiang, J., Paolini, S., & Rubin, M. (2014, May). Language, stereotype content, and imagined intergroup contact. Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Communication Association, Seattle, WA, USA.

Rubin, M., Badea, C., & Jetten, J. (2014, April). Fighting to get even: Compensating for low status is another reason for in-group favouritism. Paper presented at the 44th Annual Meeting of the Society for Australasian Social Psychologists, Canberra, Australia.

Rubin, M., & Badea, C. (2013, April). Why do group members appear similar to one another? A review of recent research on perceived group variability. Paper presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Australasian Social Psychologists, Cairns, Australia.

Paolini, S., Harwood, J., Rubin, M., Husnu, S., Joyce, N., & Hewstone, M., (2013, April), Valence asymmetries in intergroup relations (III): Testing a person x situation model of category salience. In S. Paolini (convener), Valence asymmetries in intergroup relations: Bringing the pendulum of intergroup contact research back to the centre. Symposium presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Australasian Social Psychologists, Cairns, Australia.

Graf, S., Paolini, S., & Rubin, M. (2013, April). Valence asymmetries in intergroup relations (IV): Prevalence of positive and prominence of negative contact maintain outgroup attitudes stable. In S. Paolini (convener), Valence asymmetries in intergroup relations: Bringing the pendulum of intergroup contact research back to the centre. Symposium presented at the 43rd Annual Meeting of the Society for Australasian Social Psychologists, Cairns, Australia.

Badea, C., Brauer, M. & Rubin, M. (2012). Percevoir un groupe comme étant homogène n’a pas forcement une signification négative. (Perceiving a group as being homogenous has not always a negative meaning.). Paper presented at the 9th French-speaking meeting of the Association for the Development of International Research in Social Psychology, Porto, Portugal.

Paolini, S., Griffin, A., Harwood, J., Rubin, M., Harris, N. C., & Turnbull, S. (2011, July). Aversive learning and social categorization: The dark side of direct and vicarious contact. In A. Eller (convener), Intergroup contact as a learning process: Redefining a classic concept through new lenses. Symposium conducted at the 16th General Meeting of the European Association of Social Psychologists, Stockholm, Sweden.