Publications

2016

Panagopolous, C., & van der Linden, S. (2016). Conformity to Implicit Social Pressure: The Role of Political Identity. Social Influence, 11(3), 177-184.PDF iconaccess.pdf

Santos, J., & van der Linden, S. (2016). Changing Norms by Changing Behavior: The Princeton Drink Local Program. Environmental Practice, 18(2), 116-122. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1466046616000144.

van der Linden, S., & Rosenthal, S.A. (2016). Measuring Narcissism with a Single Question? A Replication and Extension of the Single-Item Narcissism Scale (SINS). Personality and Individual Differences, 90, 238-241.

van der Linden, S. (2016). Why Doctors Should Convey the Medical Consensus on Vaccine Safety. Evidence-Based Medicine 21(3), 119.

2015

van der Linden, S., Clarke, C., & Maibach, E. (2015). Highlighting Consensus among Medical Scientists Increases Public Support for Vaccines: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment. BMC Public Health, 15(1), 1207.

van der Linden, S., Maibach, E., & Leiserowitz, A. (2015). How to Improve Public Engagement with Climate Change: Five "Best Practice" Insights from Psychological Science. Perspectives on Psychological Science,  10(6), 758-763.

van der Linden, S. (2015). A Conceptual Critique of the Cultural Cognition Thesis.  Science Communication, 38(1), 128-138.

van der Linden, S. (2015). Green Prison Programs, Recidivism and Mental Health: A Primer. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 25(5), 338-342.

van der Linden, S. (2015). The Conspiracy-Effect: Exposure to Conspiracy Theories (about Global Warming) Decreases Pro-Social Behavior and Science Acceptance. Personality and Individual Differences, 87, 171-173.

van der Linden, S. (2015). Intrinsic Motivation and Pro-Environmental Behaviour. Nature Climate Change, 5(7), 612-613.

van der Linden, S., & Chryst, B. (2015). Why the "new statistics" isn't new. The Psychologist, 28(8), 610.

van der Linden, S. (2015). The social-psychological determinants of climate change risk perceptions, attitudes, and
behaviours: a national study
. Environmental Education Research. doi: 10.1080/13504622.2015.1108391.

van der Linden, S., Leiserowitz, A., Feinberg, G., & Maibach, E. (2015). The Scientific Consensus on Climate Change as a Gateway Belief: Experimental Evidence. PLoS ONE 10(2), e0118489.

van der Linden, S. (2015). The Social-Psychological Determinants of Climate Change Risk Perceptions: Towards a Comprehensive Model. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 41, 112-124.

 

2014

van der Linden, S. (2014). On the Relationship Between Personal Experience, Affect and Risk Perception: The Case of Climate Change. European Journal of Social Psychology, 44(5), 430-440.

van der Linden, S., Leiserowitz, A., Feinberg, G., & Maibach, E. (2014). How to Communicate the Scientific Consensus on Climate Change: Plain Facts, Pie Charts or Metaphors? Climatic Change, 126(1-2), 255-262.

 

2013

van der Linden, S. (2013). What a Hoax: Why People Believe in Conspiracy Theories. Scientific American Mind, 24(4), 41-43.

van der Linden, S. (2013). Exploring Beliefs about Bottled Water and Intentions to Reduce Consumption: The Dual-Effect of Social Norm Activation and Persuasive Information. Environment and Behavior, 47(5), 526-550.

van der Linden, S. (2013). A Response to Paul Dolan. In A. Oliver (Ed). Behavioural Public Policy (pp. 209-215). Cambridge University Press: Cambridge, UK.

 

2012

Helgeson, J., van der Linden, S., & Chabay, I. (2012). The Role of Knowledge, Learning and Mental Models in Public Perceptions of Climate Change Related Risks. In A. Wals & P.B. Corcoran (Eds.) Learning for Sustainability in Times of Accelerating Change. Wageningen Academic Publishers, Wageningen, NL.

 

2011

van der Linden, S. (2011). Charitable Intent: A Moral or Social Construct? A Revised Theory of Planned Behavior Model. Current Psychology, 30(4), 355-374.

van der Linden, S. (2011). The Helper's High: Why it Feels so Good to Give. Ode Magazine, 8(6), 26-27.