Tim Wildschut

 
 


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Luo, Y. L. L., Liu, Y., Cai, H., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (in press). Nostalgia and self-enhancement: Phenotypic and genetic approaches. Social Psychological and Personality Science.


Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2016). Past forward: Nostalgia as a motivational force. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 20, 319-321.


Cheung, W. Y., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2016). Induced nostalgia increases optimism (via social connectedness and self-esteem) among individuals high, but not low, in trait nostalgia. Personality and Individual Differences, 90, 283-288.


Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Cheung, W. Y., Routledge, C., Hepper, E. G., Arndt, J., Vail, K., Zhou, X., Brackstone, K., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2016). Nostalgia fosters self-continuity: Uncovering the mechanism (social connectedness) and consequence (eudaimonic wellbeing). Emotion, 16, 524-539.


Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2016). Nostalgia: A bittersweet emotion that confers psychological health benefits. In J. Johnson & A. Wood (Eds.), The handbook of positive clinical psychology (pp. 125-136). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.


Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2015). Nostalgia. In S. Lopez (Ed.), Encyclopedia of positive psychology (2nd Ed.). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley-Blackwell.


Wildschut, T., Van Horen, F., & Hart, C. M. (2015). Accountability accentuates interindividual-intergroup discontinuity by enforcing parochialism. Frontiers in Psychology. doi: 10.3389/fpsyg.2015.01789


Stephan, E., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Cheung, W. Y., Routledge, C., & Arndt, J. (2015). Nostalgia-evoked inspiration: Mediating mechanisms and motivational implications. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 41, 1395-1410.


Tullett, A. M., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Inzlicht, M. (2015). Right-frontal cortical asymmetry predicts increased proneness to nostalgia. Psychophysiology, 52, 990-996.


van Tilburg, W. A. P., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2015). The mnemonic muse: Nostalgia fosters creativity through openness to experience. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 59, 1-7.

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Abeyta, A., Roylance, C., Routledge, C., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2015). Attachment-related avoidance and the social content of nostalgic memories. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 32, 406-413.

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Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Routledge, C., & Arndt, J. (2015). Nostalgia counteracts self-discontinuity and restores self-continuity. European Journal of Social Psychology, 45, 52-61.

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Van Dijke, M., Wildschut, T., Leunissen, J., & Sedikides, C. (2015). Nostalgia buffers the negative impact of low procedural justice on cooperation. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 127, 15-29.

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Reid, C. A., Green, J. D., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2015). Scent-evoked nostalgia. Memory, 23, 157-166.

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Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Routledge, C., Arndt, J., Hepper, E. G., & Zhou, X. (2015). To nostalgize: Mixing memory with affect and desire. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 51, 189-273.

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Wildschut, T., Bruder, M., Robertson, S., van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Sedikides, C. (2014). Collective nostalgia: A group-level emotion that confers unique benefits on the group. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107, 844-863.

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Hepper, E. G., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Ritchie, T. D., Yung, Y-F., Hansen, N. … Zhou, X. (2014). Pancultural nostalgia: Prototypical conceptions across cultures. Emotion, 14, 733-747.

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Ellett, L., & Wildschut, T. (2014). Are we all paranoid? The Psychologist, 27, 328-331.


Cheung, W. Y., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Pinter, B. (2014). Uncovering the multifaceted-self in the domain of negative traits: On the muted expression of negative self-knowledge. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40, 513-525.

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Stephan, E., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Zhou, X., He, W., Routledge, C., Cheung, W. Y., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2014). The mnemonic mover: Nostalgia regulates avoidance and approach motivation. Emotion, 14, 545-561.

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Routledge, C., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Juhl, J. (2013). Nostalgia as a resource for psychological health and well-being. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 7, 808-818.

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Cheung, W. Y., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Hepper, E. G., Arndt, J., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2013). Back to the future: Nostalgia increases optimism. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39, 1484-1496.

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Seehusen, J., Cordaro, F., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Routledge, C., Blackhart, G. C., Epstude, K., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2013). Individual differences in nostalgia proneness: The integrating role of the need to belong. Personality and Individual Differences, 55, 904-908.

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Turner, R. N., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Gheorghiu, M. (2013). Combating the mental health stigma with nostalgia. European Journal of Social Psychology, 43, 413-423.

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Insko, C. A., Wildschut, T., & Cohen, T. R. (2013). Interindividual-intergroup discontinuity in the prisoner’s dilemma game: How common fate, proximity, and similarity affect intergroup competition. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 120, 168-180.

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Ellett, L., Allen, R., Stevens, A., Wildschut, T., & Chadwick, P. (2013). A paradigm for the study of paranoia in the general population: The Prisoner's Dilemma Game. Cognition and Emotion, 27, 53-63.

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Routledge, C., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Juhl, J. (2013). Finding meaning in one’s past: Nostalgia as an existential resource. In K. Markman, T. Proulx, & M. Lindberg (Eds.), The psychology of meaning (pp. 297-316). Washington DC: APA Books.

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Routledge, C., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Arndt, J., & Juhl, J. (2012). The power of the past: Nostalgia as a meaning-making resource. Memory, 20, 452-460.

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Zhou, X., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Chen, X., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2012). Heartwarming memories: Nostalgia maintains physiological comfort. Emotion, 12, 678-684.

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Zhou, X., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Shi, K., & Feng, C. (2012). Nostalgia: The gift that keeps on giving. Journal of Consumer Research, 39, 39-50.

* This article was reprinted in: Research Curations 2013, Journal of Consumer Research, 41, S300-S311.

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Vess, M., Arndt, J., Routledge, C., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2012). Nostalgia as a resource for the self. Self and Identity, 11, 273-284.

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Stephan, E., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2012). Mental travel into the past: Differentiating recollections of nostalgic, ordinary, and positive events. European Journal of Social Psychology, 42, 290-298.

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Pinter, B., & Wildschut, T. (2012). Self-interest masquerading as ingroup beneficence: An altruistic rationalization explanation of the interindividual--intergroup discontinuity effect. Small Group Research, 43, 105-123.

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Hepper, E. G., Ritchie, T. D., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2012). Odyssey’s end: Lay conceptions of nostalgia reflect its original Homeric meaning. Emotion, 12, 102-119.

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Turner, R. N., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2012). Dropping the weight stigma: Nostalgia improves attitudes toward persons who are overweight. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48, 130-137.

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Ritchie, T. D., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Arndt, J., & Gidron, Y. (2011). Self-concept clarity mediates the relation between stress and subjective well-being. Self and Identity, 10, 493-508.

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Routledge, C., Arndt, J., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Hart, C. M., Juhl, J., Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M., & Schlotz, W. (2011). The past makes the present meaningful: Nostalgia as an existential resource. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 638-652.

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Hart, C. M., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Arndt, J., Routledge, C., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2011). Nostalgic recollections of high and low narcissists. Journal of Research in Personality, 45, 238-242.

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Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Cordaro, F. (2011). Self-regulatory interplay between positive and negative emotions: The case of loneliness and nostalgia. In I. Nyklicek, A. J. J. M. Vingerhoets, & M. Zeelenberg (Eds.), Emotion regulation and well-being (pp. 67-83). New York, NY: Springer.


Juhl, J., Routledge, C., Arndt, J., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2010). Fighting the future with the past: Nostalgia buffers existential threat. Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 309-314.

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Barrett, F. S., Grimm, K. J., Robins, R. W., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Janata, P. (2010). Music-evoked nostalgia: Affect, memory, and personality. Emotion, 10, 390-403.

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Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Routledge, C., Arndt, J., & Cordaro, F. (2010). Nostalgia as a repository of social connnectedness: The role of attachment-related avoidance. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 98, 573-586.

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Cohen, T. R., Wildschut, T., & Insko, C. A. (2010). How communication increases interpersonal cooperation in mixed-motive situations. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46, 39-50.

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Wildschut, T., & Insko, C. A. (2009). Interindividual—intergroup discontintuity. In J. M. Levine & M. A. Hogg (Eds.), Encyclopedia of group processes and intergroup relations. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

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Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2009). Nostalgia. In H. T. Reis & S. Sprecher (Eds.), Encyclopedia of human relations. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

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Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Routledge, C., Arndt, J., & Zhou, X. (2009). Buffering acculturative stress and facilitating cultural adaptation: Nostalgia as a psychological resource. In C.-Y. Chiu, Y. Y. Hong, S. Shavitt, & R. S. Wyer, Jr. (Eds.), Understanding Culture: Theory, Research and Application (pp. 361-378). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

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Zhou, X., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Gao, D-G. (2008). Counteracting loneliness: On the restorative function of nostalgia. Psychological Science, 19, 1023-1029.

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Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Arndt, J., & Routledge, C. (2008). Nostalgia: Past, present, and future. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 17, 304-307.

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Wolf, S. T., Insko, C. A., Kirchner, J. L., & Wildschut, T. (2008). Interindividual-intergroup discontinuity in the domain of correspondent outcomes: The role of relativistic concern, perceived categorization, and the doctrine of mutual assured destruction. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 94, 279-294.

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Routledge, C., Arndt, J., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2008). A blast from the past: The terror management function of nostalgia. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 132-140.

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Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Routledge, C. (2008). Nostalgia--from cowbells to the meaning of life. The Psychologist, 21, 20-23.

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Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Gaertner, L., Routledge, C., & Arndt, J. (2008). Nostalgia as enabler of self-continuity. In F. Sani (Ed.), Self-continuity: Individual and collective perspectives (pp. 227-239). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

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Wildschut, T. & Insko, C. A. (2007). Explanations of interindividual-intergroup discontinuity: A review of the evidence. European Review of Social Psychology, 18, 175-211.

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Pinter, B., Insko, C. A., Wildschut, T, Kirchner, J. L., Montoya, R. M., & Wolf, S. T. (2007). Reduction of interindividual-intergroup discontinuity: The role of leader accountability and proneness to guilt. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 93, 250-265.

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Wildschut, T., Insko, C. A., & Pinter, B. (2007). Interindividual-intergroup discontinuity as a joint function of acting as a group and interacting with a group. European Journal of Social Psychology, 37, 390-399.

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Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Arndt, J., & Routledge, C. (2006). Nostalgia: Content, triggers, functions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 91, 975-993.

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Wildschut, T., & Insko, C. A. (2006). A paradox of individual and group morality: Social psychology as empirical philosophy. In P. A. M. van Lange (Ed.), Bridging social psychology: The benefits of transdiciplinary approaches (pp. 377-384). Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.

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Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Arndt, J., & Routledge, C. (2006). Affect and the self. In J. P. Forgas (Ed.), Affect in social thinking and behavior: Frontiers in social psychology (pp. 197-215). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

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Insko, C. A., Kirchner, J. L., Pinter, B., Efaw, J., & Wildschut, T. (2005). Interindividual-intergroup discontinuity as a function of trust and categorization: The paradox of expected cooperation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 88, 365-385.

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Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T, & Baden, D. (2004). Nostalgia: Conceptual issues and existential functions. In J. Greenberg, S. Koole, & T. Pyszczynski (Eds.), Handbook of experimental existential psychology (pp. 200-214). New York, NY: Guilford.

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Wildschut, T., Insko, C. A., & Pinter, B. (2004). The perception of outgroup threat: Content and activation of the outgroup schema. In V. Yzerbyt, C. M. Judd, & O. Corneille (Eds.), The psychology of group perception (pp. 335-359). Philadelphia, PA: Psychology Press.

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Wildschut, T., Pinter, B., Vevea, J. L., Insko, C. A., & Schopler, J. (2003). Beyond the group mind: A quantitative review of the interindividual-intergroup discontinuity effect. Psychological Bulletin, 129, 698-722.

* This article was recognized with the Gordon Allport Intergroup Relations Prize by the Society for the Psychological Study of Social Issues.

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Rusbult, C. E., Kumashiro, M., Finkel, E. J., & Wildschut, T. (2002). The War of the Roses: An interdependence analysis of betrayal and forgiveness. In P. Noller & J. A. Feeney (Eds.), Understanding marriage. Developments in the study of couple interaction (pp. 251-284). Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.


Wildschut, T., Insko, C. A., & Gaertner, L. (2002). Intragroup social influence and intergroup competition. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 82, 975-992.

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Schopler, J., Insko, C. A., Wieselquist, J., Pemberton, M. B., Witcher B., Kozar, R., Roddenberry, C., & Wildschut, T. (2001). When groups are more competitive than individuals: The domain of the discontinuity effect. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 80, 632-644.

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Wildschut, T., Lodewijkx, H. F. M., & Insko, C. A. (2001). Toward a reconciliation of diverging perspectives on interindividual-intergroup discontinuity: The role of procedural interdependence. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 37, 273-285.

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Lodewijkx, H. F. M., Wildschut, T., Savenije, W., Smit, M., & Nijstad, B. (2001). In a violent world a just world makes sense: The case of "senseless violence" in The Netherlands. Social Justice Research, 14, 79-94.

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Insko, C. A., Schopler, J., Gaertner, L., Wildschut, T., Kozar, R., Pinter B., Finkel E. J., Brazil, D. M., Cecil, C. L., & Montoya, M. R. (2001). Interindividual-intergroup discontinuity reduction through the anticipation of future interaction. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 80, 95-111.

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Rusbult, C. E., Van Lange, P. A. M., Wildschut, T., Yovetich, N. A., & Verette, J. (2000). Why perceived superiority in close relationships exists and persists. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 79, 521-545.

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Lodewijkx, H. F. M., Wildschut, T., Syroit, J. E. E. M., Visser, L., & Rabbie, J. M. (1999). Competition between individuals and groups: Do incentives matter? Small Group Research, 30, 387-404.

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Selected publications

Research


My research focuses mainly on the topics of nostalgia and interindividual--intergroup discontinuity.


More details about our research on nostalgia can be found on the following website:


http://www.southampton.ac.uk/nostalgia/