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Books

Keltner, D. (2016). The Power Paradox: How We Gain and Lose Influence. Penguin.

Keltner, D., Marsh, J., & Smith, J.A. (2010).  The Compassionate Instinct.  New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company

Gilovich, T., Keltner, D., & Nisbett, R.
(2005). Social Psychology, 1st Edition. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.
(2010). Social Psychology, 2nd Edition. New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

Keltner, D. (2009). Born to be good: The science of a meaningful life. New York: W. W. Norton & Company.

Oatley, K., Keltner, D., & Jenkins, J. (2006). Understanding Emotions, 2nd Edition. Oxford, United Kingdom: Blackwell Publishers.

Research Articles and Chapters

In press

Cordaro, D.T., Sun, R., Keltner, D., Kamble, S. Huddar, N., & McNeil, G. (in press). Universals and cultural variations in 22 emotional expressions across five cultures. Emotion.

Keltner, D., Cordaro, D.T., Sauter, D., & Tracy, J. L. (in press). Expression of emotion: New principles for future inquiry. In A. Schackman, R. Davidson (Eds.) The nature of emotion.

Shiota, M. N., Campos, B., Oveis, C., Hertenstein, M., Simon-Thomas, E., & Keltner, D. (in press). Beyond happiness: Toward a science of discrete positive emotions. American Psychologist.

Stellar, J. E., Gordon, A., Piff, P. K., Anderson, C.L., Cordaro, D., Bai, Y. & Maruskin, L. & Keltner, D. (in press). Self-transcendent emotions and their social functions: Compassion, gratitude, and awe bind us to others through prosociality. Emotion Review.

Visserman, M. L., Righetti, F., Impett, E. A., Keltner, D., & Van Lange, P. A. M. (in press). It’s the motive that counts: Perceived sacrifice motives and gratitude in romantic relationships. Emotion.

2017

Bai, Y., Maruskin, L. A., Chen, S., Gordon, A. M., Stellar, J. E., McNeil, G. D., Peng, K., & Keltner, D. (2017). Awe, the Diminished Self, and Collective Engagement: Universals and Cultural Variations in the Small Self. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. Advance online publication. [Download]

Cote, S., Kraus, M. W., Carpenter, N. C., Piff, P. K., Beermann, U., & Keltner, D. (2017). Social affiliation in same-class and cross-class interactions. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 146(2), 269-285. [Download]

Dixon, D. D., Keltner, D., Worrell, F. C., & Mello, Z. (2017). The magic of hope: Hope mediates the relationship between socioeconomic status and educational achievement. Journal of Educational Research, 1-9. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Cordaro, D. T. (2017). Understanding multimodal emotional expressions: Recent advances in Basic Emotion Theory. In Facial Expression, James Russell & Jose-Miguel Fernandez Dols (Eds.) New York: Oxford University Press. [Download]

Stellar, J. E., & Keltner, D. (2017). Compassion in the autonomic nervous system: The role of the vagus nerve. In P. Gilbert (Ed.). Compassion: Concepts, Research and Applications. (pp. 120-134). London: Routledge Press. [Download]

2016

Cordaro, D. T., Keltner, D., Tshering, S., Wangchuk, D., & Flynn, L. M. (2016). The voice conveys emotion in ten globalized cultures and one remote village in bhutan. Emotion, 16(1), 117-128. [Download]

Cordaro, D.T., Fridlund, A.J., Keltner, D., & Russell, J. (2016).  The Greater Expressions Debate.  Emotion Researcher, Andrea Scarantino (ed.), http://emotionresearcher.com/ [Download]

Ferrer, R., Klein, W., Lerner, J. S., Reyna, V. F., & Keltner, D. (2016). Emotions and health decision-making: Extending the appraisal tendency framework to improve health and healthcare. In C. Roberto & I. Kawachi (Eds.), Behavioral economics and public health. (pp. 101-132). Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. [Download]

Gordon, A. M., Stellar, J. E., Anderson, C. L., McNeil, G. D., Loew, D., & Keltner, D. (2016). The Dark Side of the Sublime: Distinguishing a threat-based variant of awe. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Cordaro, D. T. (2016). Understanding multimodal emotional expressions: Recent advances in Basic Emotion Theory. Emotion Researcher, Andrea Scarantino (ed.). http://emotionresearcher.com/ [Download]

Keltner, D., Sauter, D., Tracy, J., McNeil, G., & Cordaro, D. T. (2016). Expression. In L. F. Barrett (Ed.), Handbook of emotion. (pp. 467-482). New York, NY: Guilford Press. [Download]

Oveis, C., Spectre, A., Smith, P. K., Liu, M. Y., & Keltner, D. (2016). Laughter conveys status. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology65, 109-115. [Download]

ten Brinke, L., Liu, C. C., Keltner, D., & Srivastava, S. B. (2016). Virtues, Vices, and Political Influence in the US Senate. Psychological science. [Download]

Zhang, J.W., & Keltner, D. (2016). Awe and the Natural Environment. In H. S. Friedman (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Mental Health (2nd ed., Vol. 1, pp. 131-134). Waltham, MA: Elsevier. [Download]

2015

Campos, B., Schoebi, D., Gonzaga, G. C., Gable, S. L., & Keltner, D. (2015). Attuned to the positive? Awareness and responsiveness to others' positive emotion experience and display. Motivation and Emotion, 39(5), 780-794.[Download]

Haase, C. M., Beermann, U., Saslow, L. R., Shiota, M. N., Saturn, S. R., Lwi, S. J., Casey, J. J., Nguyen, N. K., Whalen, P. K., Keltner, D., & Levenson, R. W. (2015). Short alleles, bigger smiles? the effect of 5-HTTLPR on positive emotional expressions. Emotion, 15(4), 438-448

Keltner, D., & Horberg, E. J. (2015). Emotion-cognition interactions. APA handbook of personality and social psychology, volume 1: Attitudes and social cognition. (pp. 623-664) American Psychological Association, Washington, DC.

Piff, P. K., Dietze, P., Feinberg, M., Stancato, D. M., & Keltner, D. (2015). Awe, the small self, and prosocial behavior. Journal of personality and social psychology, 108(6), 883.[Download]

Piff, P. K., Zhang, J. W., & Keltner, D. (2015). On nature and prosocial behavior. In Bird, W., & van den Bosch, M. (Eds.), Nature and public health: The role of nature in improving the health of a population. Oxford University Press: Oxford, UK. [Download]

Stellar, J. E., John-Henderson, N., Anderson, C. L., Gordon, A. McNeil, G. D. & Keltner D. (2015). Positive affect and markers of inflammation: Discrete positive emotions predict lower levels of inflammatory cytokines. Emotion.

Stellar, J. E., Cohen, A., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (2015). Affective and physiological responses to the suffering of others: Compassion and vagal activity. [Download]

Van Kleef, G. A., Oveis, C., Homan, A. C., van der Lowe, I., & Keltner, D. (2015). Power gets you high: The powerful are more inspired by themselves than by others. Social Psychological and Personality Science. [Download]

Yearwood, M. H., Cuddy, A., Lamba, N., Youyou, W., van der Lowe, I., Piff, P. K., ... & Spectre, A. (2015). On wealth and the diversity of friendships: High social class people around the world have fewer international friends. Personality and Individual Differences, 87, 224-229. [Download]

2014

Campos, B. & Keltner, D. (2014). Shared and differentiating features of the positive emotion domain. In J. Gruber
& J. Moskowitz (Eds.), The Dark and Light Sides of Positive Emotion (pp. 52-71)Oxford University Press.

Impett, E. A., Le, B. M., Kogan, A., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (2014). When you think your partner is holding back: The costs of perceived partner suppression during relationship sacrifice. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 5(5), 542-549. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Horberg, E.J. (2014). Emotion Cognition Interactions.  Handbook of Personality and Social
Psychology. 
P. Shaver and M. Mikulincer Editors.

Keltner, D., Kogan, A., Piff, P. K., & Saturn, S. R. (2014).The sociocultural appraisals, values, and emotions (SAVE) framework of prosociality: Core processes from gene to meme. Annual Review of Psychology, 65, 425-460. [Download]

Kogan, A., Oveis, C., Carr, E.W., Gruber, J., Mauss, I., Shallcross, A., Impett, E., van der Lowe, I., Hui, B., Cheng, C., & Keltner, D. (2014). Vagal Activity is Quadratically Related to Prosocial Traits, Prosocial Emotions, and Observer Perceptions of Prosociality.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. [Download]

Saslow, L. R., McCoy, S., Löwe, I., Cosley, B., Vartan, A., Oveis, C., ... & Epel, E. S. (2014). Speaking under pressure: Low linguistic complexity is linked to high physiological and emotional stress reactivity. Psychophysiology51(3), 257-266. [Download]

Stellar, J. E. & Keltner, D. (2014). Compassion.  In M. Tugade, L. Shiota, & L. Kirby (Eds).  Handbook of Positive Emotion, New York: Guilford Press. [Download]

Stellar, J. E., Feinberg, M., & Keltner, D. (2014). When the selfish suffer: Evidence for selective prosocial
emotional and physiological responses to suffering egoists. Evolution and Human Behavior, 35(2), 140-147. [Download]

Zhang, J. W., Piff, P. K., Iyer, R., Koleva, S., & Keltner, D. (2014). An occasion for unselfing: Beautiful nature leads to prosociality. Journal of Environmental Psychology37, 61-72. [Download]

2013

Dutra, S., West, T., Impett, E. A., Oveis, C., Kogan, A., Keltner, D, & Gruber, J. (2013). Rose-colored glasses gone too far? Mania predicts biased emotion experience and empathic inaccuracy in couples. Motivation and Emotion. Advance online publication. [Download]

Horberg, E. J., Kraus, M. W., & Keltner, D. (2013). Pride displays communicate self-interest and support for meritocracy. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 105, 24-37. [Download]

Impett, E. A., Gere, J., Kogan, A., Gordon, A. M., & Keltner, D. (2013). How sacrifice impacts the giver and the recipient: Insights from approach-avoidance motivational theory. Journal of Personality. Advance online publication. [Download]

Kraus, M. W., & Keltner, D. (2013). Social class rank, essentialism, and punitive judgment, Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 105, 247-261. [Download]

Joel, S., Gordon, A., Impett, E. A., MacDonald, G., & Keltner, D. (2013). The things you do for me: Perceptions of a romantic partner’s investments promote gratitude and commitment. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39, 1333-1345. [Download]

Saslow, L. R., John, O. J., Piff, P. K., Willer R., Wong, E., Impett, E. A., Kogan, A., Antonenko, O., Clark, K., Feinberg, M., Oveis, C., Keltner, D., & Saturn, S. R. (2013). The social significance of spirituality: New perspectives on the compassion-altruism relationship. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, 5, 201-218. [Download]

Saslow, L. R., Willer, R., Feinberg, M., Piff, P. K., Clark, K., Keltner, D., & Saturn, S. R. (2013). My brother’s keeper? Compassion predicts generosity more among less religious individuals. Social Psychological and Personality Science4(1), 31-38. [Download]

2012

Anderson, C., Kraus, M. W., Galinksy, A. D., & Keltner, D. (2012). The local ladder effect: Sociometric status and subjective well-being, Psychological Science, 23, 764-771. [Download]

Feinberg, M., Willer, R., & Keltner, D. (2012). Flustered and faithful: Embarrassment as a signal of prosocial behavior. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 102, 81-97. [Download]

Feinberg, M., Willer, R., Stellar, J., & Keltner, D. (2012). The virtues of gossip: Reputational information sharing as prosocial behavior. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 102, 1015-30. [Download]

Gordon, A. M., Impett, E. A., Kogan, A., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (2012). To have and to hold: Gratitude promotes relationship maintenance in intimate bonds. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 103, 257-74. [Download]

Impett, E. A., Kogan, A., English, T., John, O., Oveis, C., Gordon, A., & Keltner, D. (2012). Suppression sours sacrifice: Emotional and relational costs of suppressing emotions in romantic relationships. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 38, 707-720. [Download]

Kraus, M. W., Piff, P. K., Mendoza-Denton, R., Rheinschmidt, M. L.,& Keltner, D. (2012). Social class, solipsism, and contextualism: How the rich are different from the poor. Psychological Review, 119, 546-572. [Download]

Piff, P. K., Martinez, A. G., & Keltner, D. (2012). Me against we: Ingroup transgression, collective shame, and ingroup-directed hostility. Cognition & Emotion, 26, 634-649. [Download]

Piff, P. K., Purcell, A., Gruber, J., Hertenstein, M. J., & Keltner, D. (2012). Contact high: Mania proneness and positive perception of emotional touches. Cognition and Emotion. [Download]

Piff, P. K., Stancato, D. M., Côté, S., Mendoza-Denton, R., & Keltner, D. (2012). Higher social class predicts increased unethical behavior. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109, 4086-4091. [Download]

Piff, P. K., Stancato, D. M., Martinez, A. G., Kraus, M. W., & Keltner, D. (2012). Class, chaos, and the construction of community. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. [Download]

Stellar, J., Manzo, V., Kraus, M. W., & Keltner, D. (2012). Class and compassion: Socioeconomic factors predict responses to suffering, Emotion, 12, 449-459. [Download]

2011

Côté, S., Kraus, M. W., Cheng, B. H., Oveis, C., van der Löwe, I., Lian, H., & Keltner, D. (2011). Social power facilitates the effect of prosocial orientation on empathic accuracy. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 217-232. [Download]

Horberg, E. J., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (2011). Emotions as moral amplifiers: An appraisal tendency approach to the influences of distinct emotions upon moral judgment. Emotion Review, 3, 237-244. [Download]

Gupta, S., Bonanno, G. A., Noll, J. G., Putnam, F. W., Keltner, D., & Trickett, P. K. (2011). Anger expression and adaptation to childhood sexual abuse: The role of disclosure. Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, 3, 171-180. [Download]

Gruber, J., Oveis, C., Keltner, D., & Johnson, S. L. (2011). A discrete emotions approach to positive emotion disturbance in depression. Cognition and Emotion, 25, 40-52. [Download]

Hertenstein, M. J., & Keltner, D. (2011). Gender and the communication of emotion via touch. Sex Roles, 64, 70-80. [Download]

Kogan, A., Saslow, L., Impett, E.A., Oveis, C., Keltner, D., & Saturn, S. (2011). A thin-slicing study of the oxytocin receptor (OXTR) gene and the evaluation and expression of the prosocial disposition. Proceedings for the National Academy of Sciences, 108, 19189-19192. [Download]

Kraus, M. W., Chen, S., & Keltner, D. (2011). The power to be me: Power elevates self-concept consistency and authenticity. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47, 974-980. [Download]

Kraus, M. W.Horberg, E. J., Goetz, J. L., & Keltner, D. (2011). Social class rank, threat vigilance, and hostile reactivity, Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37, 1376-1388.[Download]

Kraus, M. W., Piff, P. K., & Keltner, D. (2011). Social class as culture: The convergence of resources and rank in the social realm. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 20, 246-250. [Download]

Simon-Thomas, E., Godzik, J., Castle, E., Antonenko, O., Ponz, A., Kogan, A., & Keltner, D. (2011). An fMRI study of caring versus self-focus during induced compassion and pride. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience. [Download]



2010

Impett, E. A., Gordon, A., Kogan, A., Oveis, C., Gable, S. L., & Keltner, D. (2010). Moving toward more perfect unions: Daily and long-term consequences of approach and avoidance goals in romantic relationships. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 99, 948-963. [Download]

Keltner, D. (2010). The Compassionate Instinct. In Keltner, D., Marsh, J., & Smith, J.A. Eds., (2010). The Compassionate Instinct, pp. 8-15,  New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

Keltner, D., & Marsh, J. (2010).  We are all bystanders. In Keltner, D., Marsh, J., & Smith, J.A. Eds., (2010). The Compassionate Instinct, pp. 179-189,  New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

Keltner, D. (2010).  The Power Paradox.  In Keltner, D., Marsh, J., & Smith, J.A. Eds., (2010).  The Compassionate Instinct, pp. 213-222,  New York, NY: W.W. Norton & Company.

Kogan, A., Impett, E. A., Oveis, C., Hui, B., Gordon, A. M., & Keltner, D. (2010). When giving feels good: The intrinsic benefits of sacrifice in romantic relationships for the communally motivated. Psychological Science, 21, 1918-1924. [Download]

Piff, P. K., Kraus, M. W., Côté, S., Cheng, B. H., & Keltner, D. (2010). Having less, giving more: The influence of social class on prosocial behavior. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 99, 771-784. [Download]

Kraus, M. W., Côté, S., & Keltner, D. (2010). Social class, contextualism, and empathic accuracy. Psychological Science, 21, 1716-1723. [Download]

Kraus, M. W., Huang, C., & Keltner, D. (2010). Tactile communication, cooperation, and performance: An ethological study of the NBA. Emotion, 10, 745-749. [Download]

Cohen, A. B., Gruber, J., & Keltner, D. (2010). Comparing spiritual transformations and experiences of profound beauty. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, 2, 127-135. [Download]

Shiota, M. N., Campos, B. C., Gonzaga, G. C., Keltner, D., & Peng, K. (2010). I love you but ... : Cultural differences in complexity of emotional experience during interaction with a romantic partner. Cognition and Emotion, 24, 786-799. [Download]

Goetz, J. L., Keltner, D., & Simon-Thomas, E. (2010). Compassion: An evolutionary analysis and empirical review. Psychological Bulletin, 136, 351-374. [Download]

Oveis, C., Horberg, E. J., & Keltner, D. (2010). Compassion, pride, and social intuitions of self-other similarity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 98, 618-630. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Lerner, J. S. (2010). Emotion. In D. T. Gilbert, S. T. Fiske, & G. Lindsay (Eds.), The handbook of social psychology (5th ed.; pp. 312-347). New York: McGraw Hill. [Download]

Keltner, D., Gruenfeld, D., Galinsky, A., & Kraus, M. W. (2010). Paradoxes of power: Dynamics of the acquisition, experience, and social regulation of social power. In A. Guinote & T. K. Vescio (Eds.), The social psychology of power (pp. 177-208). New York: Guilford Press.

2009

Horberg, E. J., Oveis, C., Keltner, D., & Cohen, A. B. (2009). Disgust and the moralization of purity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 97, 963-976. [Download]

Rodrigues, S. M., Saslow, L. R., Garcia, N., John, O. P., & Keltner, D. (2009). Oxytocin receptor genetic variation relates to empathy and stress reactivity in humans. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 106, 21437-21441. [Download]

Simon-Thomas, E. R., Keltner, D. J., Sauter, D., Sinicropi-Yao, L., & Abramson, A. (2009). The voice conveys specific emotions: Evidence from vocal burst displays. Emotion, 9, 838-846. [Download]

Kraus, M. W., Piff, P. K., & Keltner, D. (2009). Social class, the sense of control, and social explanation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 97, 992-1004. [Download]

Hertenstein, M. J., Holmes, R., McCullough, M., & Keltner, D. (2009). The communication of emotion via touch. Emotion, 9, 566-573. [Download]

Oveis, C., Gruber, J., Keltner, D., Stamper, J. L., & Boyce, W. T. (2009). Smile intensity and warm touch as thin slices of child and family affective style. Emotion, 9, 544-548. [Download]

Oveis, C., Cohen, A. B., Gruber, J., Shiota, M. N., Haidt, J., & Keltner, D. (2009). Resting respiratory sinus arrhythmia is associated with tonic positive emotionality. Emotion, 9, 265-270. [Download]

Kraus, M. W., & Keltner, D. (2009). Signs of socioeconomic status: A thin-slicing approach. Psychological Science, 20, 99-106. [Download]

2008

Van Kleef, G. A., Oveis, C., van der Löwe, I., LuoKogan, A., Goetz, J., & Keltner, D. (2008). Power, distress, and compassion: Turning a blind eye to the suffering of others. Psychological Science, 19, 1315-1322. [Download]

Gruber, J., Johnson, S. L., Oveis, C., & Keltner, D. (2008). Risk for mania and positive emotional responding: Too much of a good thing? Emotion, 8, 23-33. [Download]

Gonzaga, G. C., Keltner, D., & Ward, D. (2008). Power in mixed-sex stranger interactions. Cognition and Emotion, 22, 1555-1568. [Download]

Keltner, D., Van Kleef, G. A., Chen, S., & Kraus, M. W. (2008). A reciprocal influence model of social power: Emerging principles and lines of inquiry. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 40, 151-192. [Download]

Langner, C. A., & Keltner, D. (2008). Social power and emotional experience: Actor and partner effects within dyadic interactions. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 848-856. [Download]

2007

Keltner, D., & Oveis, C. (2007). Elevation. In R. F. Baumeister & K. D. Vohs (Eds.), Encyclopedia of social psychology (Vol. 1, p. 283). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage. [Download]

Campos, B., Keltner, D., Beck, J. M., Gonzaga, G. C., & John, O. P. (2007). Culture and teasing: The relational benefits of reduced desire for positive self-differentiation. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 3-16. [Download]

Bonanno, G. A., Colak, D. M., Keltner, D., Shiota, M. N., Papa, A., Noll, J. G., Putnam, F. W., & Trickett, P. K. (2007). Context matters: The benefits and costs of expressing positive emotion among survivors of childhood sexual abuse. Emotion, 7, 824-837. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Goetz, J. L. (2007). Compassion. In R. F. Baumeister & K. D. Vohs (Eds.), Encyclopedia of social psychology (pp. 159-161). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Goetz, J. L., & Keltner, D. (2007). Shifting meanings of self-conscious emotions across cultures: A social functional approach. In J. L. Tracy, R. W. Robins, & J. P. Tangney (Eds.), The Self-conscious emotions: Theory and research (pp. 153-173). New York: Guilford.

Horberg, E. J., & Keltner, D. (2007). Passions for justice. In D. DeCremer (Ed.), Advances in the psychology of justice and affect (pp. 155-174). Greenwich: Information Age Publishing. [Download]

Gruber, J., & Keltner, D. (2007). Emotional behavior: A survey of methods and concepts. In J. Rottenberg & S. L. Johnson (Eds.), Emotion and psychopathology: Bridging affective and clinical science (pp. 35-52). Washington, D.C: American Psychological Association Books.

Shiota, M. N., Keltner, D., & Mossman, A. (2007). The nature of awe: Elicitors, appraisals, and effects on self-concept. Cognition and Emotion, 21, 944-963. [Download]

Lerner, J. S., Han, S., & Keltner, D. (2007). Feelings and consumer decision making: Extending the appraisal-tendency framework. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 17, 184-187. [Download]

Han, S., Lerner, J. S., & Keltner, D. (2007). Feelings and consumer decision making: The appraisal-tendency framework. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 17, 158-168. [Download]

Parker Tapias, M., Glaser, J., Keltner, D., Vasquez, K., & Wickens, T. (2007). Emotions and prejudice: Specific emotions toward outgroups. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 10, 27-39. [Download]

2006

Keltner, D., Horberg, E. J., & Oveis, C. (2006). Emotional intuitions and moral play. Social Justice Research, 19, 208-217. [Download]

Keltner, D., Horberg, E. J., & Oveis, C. (2006). Emotions as moral intuitions. In J. P. Forgas (Ed.), Affect in social thinking and behavior (pp. 161-175). New York: Psychology Press. [Download]

Keltner, D., Langner, C. A., & Allison, M. L. (2006). Power and moral leadership. In D. L. Rhode (Ed.), Moral leadership: The theory and practice of power, judgment, and policy (pp. 177-194). Wiley.

Keltner, D., Haidt, J., & Shiota, M. N. (2006). Social functionalism and the evolution of emotions. In M. Schaller, J. A. Simpson, & D. T. Kenrick (Eds.), Evolution and social psychology (pp. 115-142). New York: Psychology Press. [Download]

Hertenstein, M. J., Keltner, D., App, B., Bulleit, B. A., Jaskolka, A. R. (2006). Touch communicates distinct emotions. Emotion, 6, 528-533. [Download]

Gonzaga, G. C., Turner, R. A., Keltner, D., Campos, B., & Altemus, M. (2006). Romantic love and sexual desire in close bonds. Emotion, 6, 163-179. [Download]

Shiota, M. N., Keltner, D., & John, O. P. (2006). Positive emotion dispositions differentially associated with Big Five personality and attachment style. Journal of Positive Psychology, 1, 61-71. [Download]

 
2005
 

Magee, J. C., Gruenfeld, D. H, Keltner, D. J., & Galinsky, A. D. (2005). Leadership and the psychology of power. In D. Messick & R. Kramer (Eds.), New perspectives on leadership (pp. 275-294). Erlbaum. [Download]

Shiota, M. N., & Keltner, D. (2005). What do emotion words represent?: A commentary on Sabini & Silver. Psychological
Inquiry, 16
, 32-36. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Beer, J. (2005). Self-conscious emotion and self-regulation. In A. Tesser, J. Wood, & D. Stapel (Eds.), On
building, defending, and regulating the self: A psychological perspective
(pp. 197-216). Psychology Press.

Heerey, E. A., Capps, L., Keltner, D., & Kring, A. M. (2005). Understanding teasing: Lessons from children with autism. Journal of Child Abnormal Psychology, 33, 55-68. [Download]

 
2004
 

Cohen, A. B., Rozin, P., & Keltner, D. (2004). Different religions, different emotions [Commentary]. Behavioral and Brain
Sciences, 27
, 734-735. [Download]

Campos, B., Keltner, D., & Tapias, M. P. (2004). Emotion. In C. Spielberger (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Applied Psychology (pp.
713-721). San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Shiota, M., Keltner, D., Campos, B., & Hertenstein, M. J. (2004). Positive emotion and the regulation of interpersonal
relationships. In P. Phillipot & R. Feldman (Eds.), Emotion regulation (pp. 127-156). Mahwah, NJ: Erlbaum. [Download]

Keltner, D. (2004). The compassionate instinct. Greater Good, 1, 6-9. [Download]

Keltner, D. (2004). Ekman, emotional expression, and the art of empirical epiphany. Journal of Research in Personality, 38, 37-44. [Download]

Haidt, J., & Keltner, D. (2004). Appreciation of beauty and excellence. In C. Peterson & M. E. P. Seligman (Eds.), Character Strengths and Virtues (pp. 537-551). New York: Oxford University Press. [Download]

Bonanno, G. A., & Keltner, D. (2004). The coherence of emotion systems: Comparing “on-line” measures of appraisal and facial expressions, and self-report. Cognition and Emotion, 18, 431-444. [Download]

Beer, J. S., & Keltner, D. (2004). What is unique about the self-conscious emotions? Psychological Inquiry, 15, 126-129. [Download]

Anderson, C., & Keltner, D. (2004). The emotional convergence hypothesis: Implications for individuals, relationships, and
cultures. In L. Z. Tiedens & C. W. Leach (Eds.),The social life of emotions (pp. 144-163).

 
2003
 

Shiota, M. N., Campos, B., & Keltner, D. (2003). The faces of positive emotion: Prototype displays of awe, amusement, and
pride. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1000, 296-299. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Shiota, M. N. (2003). New displays and new emotions: A commentary on Rozin and Cohen. Emotion, 3, 86-91. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Haidt, J. (2003). Approaching awe, a moral, aesthetic, and spiritual emotion. Cognition and Emotion, 17,
297-314. [Download]

Keltner, D., Gruenfeld, D. H., & Anderson, C. (2003). Power, approach and inhibition. Psychological Review, 110, 265-284. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Ekman, P. (2003). Introduction to expression of emotion. In R. Davidson, K. Scherer, & H. H. Goldsmith (Eds.), Handbook of Affective Science (pp. 411-414). London: Oxford University Press.

Keltner, D., Ekman, P., Gonzaga, G. C., & Beer, J. S. (2003). Facial expression of emotion. In R. Davidson, K. Scherer, & H. H. Goldsmith (Eds.), Handbook of Affective Science. (pp. 415-432). London: Oxford University Press.

Keltner, D. (2003). Expression and the course of life: Studies of emotion, personality, and psychopathology from a social functional perspective. Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1000, 222-243. [Download]

Heerey, E. A., Keltner, D., & Capps, L. M. (2003). Making sense of self-conscious emotion: Linking theory of mind and emotion in children with autism. Emotion, 3, 394-400. [Download]

Gruenfeld, D. H., Keltner, D., & Anderson, C. (2003). The effects of power upon those who possess it: An interpersonal perspective on social cognition. In G. Bodenhausen & A. Lambert (Eds.), Foundations of social cognition: A festschrift in
honor of Robert S. Wyer, Jr
. (pp.237-262). Hilldale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Beer, J. S., Heerey, E. A., Keltner, D., Knight, R., & Scabini, D. (2003). The regulatory function of self-conscious emotion: Insights from patients with orbitofrontal damage. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 85, 594-604. [Download]

Anderson, C., Keltner, D., & John, O. P. (2003). Emotional convergence between people over time. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84, 1054-1068. [Download]

 
2002
 

Keltner, D., Anderson, C., & Gonzaga, G. C. (2002). Culture, emotion, and the good life in the study of affect and judgment. Psychological Inquiry, 13, 65-67. [Download]

Bonanno, G.A., Keltner, D., Noll, J. G., Putnam, F. W., Trickett, P. K., LeJeune, J., & Anderson., C. (2002). When the face reveals what words do not: Facial expressions of emotion, smiling, and the willingness to disclose childhood sexual abuse. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 83,. 94-110. [Download]

Anderson, C., & Keltner, D. (2002). The role of empathy in the formation and maintenance of social bonds. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 25.

 
2001
 

Vasquez, K., Keltner, D., Ebenbach, D. H., & Banaszynski, T. L. (2001). Cultural variation and similarity in moral rhetorics: Voices from the Philippines and United States. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 32, 93-120. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Haidt, J. (2001). Social functions of emotions. T. Mayne & G. Bonanno (Eds.), Emotions: Current issues and future directions (pp. 192-213). New York: Guilford Press. [Download]

Keltner, D., Capps, L. M., Kring, A. M., Young, R. C., & Heerey, E. A. (2001). Just teasing: A conceptual analysis and empirica review. Psychological Bulletin, 127, 229-248. [Download]

Gonzaga, G. C., Keltner, D., Londahl, E. A., & Smith, M. D. (2001). Love and the commitment problem in romantic relations and friendship. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 81, 247-262. [Download]

Lerner, J., & Keltner, D. (2001). Fear, anger and risk. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 81, 146-159. [Download]

[Awarded special recognition from ISI Web of Science as being in the top 10% of all papers for citations]

Harker, L. A., & Keltner, D. (2001). Expressions of positive emotion in women's college yearbook pictures and their relationship to personality and life outcomes across adulthood. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 80, 112-124. [Download]

Anderson, C., John, O. P., Keltner, D., & Kring, A. M. (2001). Who attains social status? Effects of personality and physical attractiveness in social groups. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 81, 116-132. [Download]

 
2000
 

Plant, A., Hyde, J. S., Keltner, D., & Devine, P. D. (2000). The gender stereotyping of emotions. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 24, 80 91.

Morris, M. W., & Keltner, D. (2000). How emotions work: An analysis of the social functions of emotional expression in negotiations. Review of Organizational Behavior, 22, 1-50.

Lerner, J. S., & Keltner, D. (2000). Beyond valence: Toward a model of emotion specific influences on judgment and choice. Cognition and Emotion, 14, 473-493. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Ekman, P. (2000). Emotion: An overview. In A. Kazdin (Ed.), Encyclopedia of psychology. London: Oxford
University Press. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Ekman, P. (2000). Facial expression of emotion. In M. Lewis & J. Haviland-Jones (Eds.), Handbook of emotion (pp. 236-249). New York: Guilford Press.

Keltner, D., & Anderson, C. (2000). Saving face for Darwin: Functions and uses of embarrassment. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 9, 187-191. [Download]

 
1999
 

Keltner, D., & Haidt, J. (1999). Social functions of emotions at four levels of analysis. Cognition and Emotion, 13, 505-522. [Download]

[Reprinted in Emotions in Social Psychology (W.G. Parrott, Ed.). Psychology Press.]

Keltner, D., & Gross, J. J. (1999). Functional accounts of emotion. Cognition and Emotion, 13, 467-480. [Download]

Haidt, J., & Keltner, D. (1999). Culture and facial expression: Open-ended methods find more expressions and a gradient of recognition. Cognition and Emotion, 13, 225-266. [Download]

Keltner, D., Kring, A. M., & Bonanno, G. A. (1999). Fleeting signs of the course of life: Facial expression and personal adjustment. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 8, 18-22. [Download]

 
1998
 

Bonanno, G. A., Notarius, C. I., Gunzerath, L., Keltner, D., & Horowitz, M. J. (1998). Interpersonal ambivalence, perceived relationship adjustment, and conjugal loss. Journal of Consulting and Clinical Psychology, 66, 1012-1022. [Download]

Keltner, D., Young, R. C., Heerey, E. A., Oemig, C., & Monarch, N. D. (1998). Teasing in hierarchical and intimate relations. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 75, 1231-1247. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Kring, A. M. (1998). Emotion, social function, and psychopathology. Review of General Psychology, 2, 320-342. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Harker, L. A. (1998). The forms and functions of the nonverbal display of shame. In P. Gilbert & B. Andrews. Interpersonal approaches to shame. (pp. 78-98). Oxford, England: Oxford University Press.

Keltner, D. (1998). Riches of embarrassment. A review of Rowland Miller’s Embarrassment: Poise and Peril in Everyday Life. Contemporary Psychology, 43, 25-26.

Ebenbach, D. H., & Keltner, D. (1998). Power, emotion, and judgmental accuracy in social conflict: Motivating the cognitive miser. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 20, 7-21. [Download]

 
1997
 

Keltner, D., & Buswell, B. N. (1997). Embarrassment: Its distinct form and appeasement functions. Psychological Bulletin, 122, 250-270. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Robinson, R. J. (1997). Defending the status quo: Power and bias in social conflict. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 23, 1066-1077. [Download]

Keltner, D., Young, R., & Buswell, B. N. (1997). Appeasement in human emotion, personality, and social practice. Aggressive Behavior, 23, 359-374. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Potegal, M. (1997). Appeasement and reconciliation: Introduction to an Aggressive Behavior special issue. Aggressive Behavior, 23, 309-314. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Bonanno, G. A. (1997). A study of laughter and dissociation: The distinct correlates of laughter and smiling during bereavement. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 73, 687-702. [Download]

Ekman, P., & Keltner, D. (1997). Universal facial expressions of emotion: An old controversy and new findings. In U. Segerstrale & P. Molnar (Eds), Where nature meets culture: Nonverbal communication in social interaction (pp. 27 - 46).
Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

Bonanno, G. A. & Keltner, D. (1997). Facial expressions of emotion and the course of conjugal bereavement. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 106, 126-137. [Download]

 
1996
 

Keltner, D., & Robinson, R. J. (1996). Extremism, power, and the imagined basis of social conflict. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 5, 101-105. [Download]

[reprinted in Insights into Social Psychology 2001, Pearson Custom Publishing]

Keltner, D. (1996). Facial expressions of emotion and personality. In C. Malatesta-Magai & S. H. McFadden (Eds), Handbook of emotion, aging, and the lifecourse (pp. 385-402). New York: Academic Press.

Keltner, D., & Ekman, P. (1996). Affective intensity and emotional responses. Cognition and Emotion, 10, 323-328. [Download]

Keltner, D., & Buswell, B. N. (1996). Evidence for the distinctness of embarrassment, shame, and guilt: A study of recalled antecedents and facial expressions of emotion. Cognition and Emotion, 10, 155-171. [Download]

Robinson, R., & Keltner, D. (1996). Much ado about nothing? Revisionists and traditionalists choose an English syllabus. Psychological Science, 7, 18-24. [Download]


1995
 

Bonanno, G. A., Keltner, D., Holen, A., & Horowitz, M. J. (1995). When avoiding unpleasant emotions might not be such a bad thing: Verbal autonomic response dissociation and midlife conjugal bereavement. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 69, 975-989. [Download]

Robinson, R., Keltner, D., Ward, A., & Ross, L. (1995). Actual versus assumed differences in construal: "Naive realism" in intergroup perception and conflict. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 68, 404-417. [Download]

[Awarded the 2001 Academy of Management prize for most influential article on conflict and negotiation].

[Reprinted in Negotiation, Decision Making, and Conflict Management. M. H. Bazerman (Ed.), A Reader for Invitation to Social Psychology, D. T. Miller (Ed.)]

Keltner, D., Moffitt, T., & Stouthamer-Loeber, M. (1995). Facial expressions of emotion and psychopathology in adolescent boys. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 104, 644-652. [Download]

[Reprinted with afterward in P. Ekman and E. Rosenberg (Eds.) What Facial Expression Reveals about Emotion, Development, Psychopathology, and Health. New York: Oxford University Press.]

Keltner, D. (1995). The signs of appeasement: Evidence for the distinct displays of embarrassment, amusement, and shame. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 68, 441-454. [Download]

[Reprinted with afterward in P. Ekman and E. Rosenberg (Eds.) What Facial Expression Reveals about Emotion, Development, Psychopathology, and Health. New York: Oxford University Press.]

 
1994
 
Keltner, D., & Ekman, P. (1994). Facial expressions of emotion: Old questions and new findings. The Encyclopedia of Human Behavior, 2, 361-369. Academic Press.
 
1993
 

Locke, K. D., & Keltner, D. (1993). Using art for comparison and distraction: Effects on negative emotions and judgments of satisfaction. Cognition and Emotion, 7, 443-460.

Keltner, D., & Robinson, R. J. (1993). Imagined ideological differences in conflict escalation and resolution. The International Journal of Conflict Management, 4, 249-262.

Keltner, D., Locke, K. D., & Audrain, P. C. (1993). The influence of attributions on the relevance of negative emotions to personal satisfaction. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 19, 21-29. [Download]

Keltner, D., Ellsworth, P. C., & Edwards, K. (1993). Beyond simple pessimism: Effects of sadness and anger on social perception. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 64, 740-752. [Download]

[Table 4 reprinted in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, Fourth Edition,
(p. 138). Washington D.C.: American Psychological Association.]