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Journal publications

  • Dyrendal, Asbjørn; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Bendixen, Mons. (2021) Predictors of belief in conspiracy theory: The role of individual differences in schizotypal traits, paranormal beliefs, social dominance orientation, right wing authoritarianism and conspiracy mentality. Personality and Individual Differences. vol. 173.
  • Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Grøntvedt, Trond Viggo; Bendixen, Mons. (2021) The Function of Casual Sex Action and Inaction Regret: A Longitudinal Investigation. Evolutionary Psychology.
  • Kessler, Andrea Melanie; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Grøntvedt, Trond Viggo; Bjørkheim, Ida; Drejer, Idun; Bendixen, Mons. (2021) Perception of workplace social-sexual behavior as sexual harassment post#MeToo in Scandinavia. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology.
  • Larsen, Per Helge Haakstad; Bendixen, Mons; Grøntvedt, Trond Viggo; Kessler, Andrea Melanie; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen. (2021) Investigating the emergence of sex diferences in jealousy responses in a large community sample from an evolutionary perspective. Scientific Reports.
  • Larsen, Per Helge Haakstad; Bendixen, Mons; Grøntvedt, Trond Viggo; Kessler, Andrea Melanie; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen. (2021) Investigating the emergence of sex differences in jealousy responses in a large community sample from an evolutionary perspective. Scientific Reports. vol. 11 (1).
  • Sorokowska, Agnieszka; Saluja, Supreet; Bendixen, Mons; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Croy, Ilona. (2021) Affective Interpersonal Touch in Close Relationships: A Cross-Cultural Perspective. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.
  • Dibaj, Iselin; Halvorsen, Joar Øveraas; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Stenmark, Håkon Inge. (2020) Painful memories: Challenges in trauma-focused therapy for torture survivors with PTSD and chronic pain – a narrative review. Journal on Rehabilitation of Torture Victims and Prevention of Torture. vol. 30 (2).
  • Grøntvedt, Trond Viggo; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Bendixen, Mons. (2020) Breakup Likelihood Following Hypothetical Sexual or Emotional Infidelity: Perceived Threat, Blame, and Forgiveness. Journal of Relationships Research. vol. 11 (e7).
  • Hagen, Roger; Havnen, Audun; Hjemdal, Odin; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Ryum, Truls; Solem, Stian. (2020) Protective and vulnerability factors in self-esteem: The role of metacognitions, brooding, and resilience. Frontiers in Psychology. vol. 11.
  • Janssen, Arne Garvik; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Hagen, Roger; Hjemdal, Odin; Havnen, Audun; Solem, Stian. (2020) Positive and negative metacognitions about alcohol: Validity of the Norwegian PAMS and NAMS. Addictive Behaviours. vol. 108 (106466).
  • Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Solem, Stian; Hagen, Roger; Havnen, Audun; Nysæter, Tor Erik; Hjemdal, Odin. (2020) Change in personality traits and facets (Revised NEO Personality Inventory) following metacognitive therapy or cognitive behaviour therapy for generalized anxiety disorder: Results from a randomized controlled trial. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy.
  • Kowal, Marta; Sorokowski, Piotr; Sorokowska, Agnieszka; Dobrowolska, Malgorzata; Pisanski, Katarzyna; Oleszkiewicz, Anna; Aavik, Toivo; Akello, Grace; Alm, Charlotte; Amjad, Naumana; Anjum, Afifa; Asao, Kelly; Atama, Chiemezie S; Duyar, Derya Atamtürk; Ayebare, Richard; Bendixen, Mons; Bensafia, Aicha; Bizumic, Boris; Boussena, Mahmoud; Buss, David M.; Butovskaya, Marina; Can, Seda; Cantarero, Katarzyna; Carrier, Antonin; Cetinkaya, Hakan; Conroy-Beam, Daniel; Varella, Marco A. C.; Cueto, Rosa M; Czub, Marcin; Dronova, Daria; Dural, Seda; Duyar, Izzet; Ertugrul, Berna; Espinosa, Agustín; Estevan, Ignacio; Esteves, Carla S; Frackowiak, Tomasz; Contreras-Graduño, Jorge; Guemaz, Farida; Hromatko, Ivana; Hui, Chin-Ming; Herak, Iskra; Jaafar, Jas L; Jiang, Feng; Kafetsios, Konstantinos; Kavčič, Tina; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Kervyn, Nicolas; Köbis, Nils C; Láng, András; Lennard, Georgina R; León, Ernesto; Lindholm, Torun; Lopez, Giulia; Alhabahba, Mohammad Madallh; Mailhos, Alvaro; Manesi, Zoi; Martinez, Rocio; McKerchar, Sarah L; Mesko, Norbert; Misra, Girishwar; Lan, Hoang Moc; Monaghan, Conal; Mora, Emanuel C; Garófano, Alba Moya; Musil, Bojan; Natividade, Jean C.; Nizharadze, George; Oberzaucher, Elisabeth; Omar Fauzee, Mohd S; Onyishi, Ike E; Özener, Baris; Pagani, Ariela Francesca; Pakalniskiene, Vilmante; Parise, Miriam; Pazhoohi, Farid; Perun, Mariia; Pisanski, Annette; Plohl, Nejc; Popa, Camelia; Prokop, Pavol; Rizwan, Muhammad; Sainz, Mario; Salkičević, Svjetlana; Sargautyte, Ruta; Schmehl, Susanne; Senyk, Oksana; Shaikh, Rizwana; Sharad, Shivantika; Simonetti, Franco; Tadinac, Meri; Ha, Truong Thi Khanh; Linh, Trinh Thi; González, Karina Ugalde; Van Luot, Nguyen; Vauclair, Christin-Melanie; Vega, Luis D; Yoo, Gyesook; Stoyanova, Stanislava Yordanova; Zadeh, Zainab F; Zupančič, Maja. (2020) Reasons for Facebook Usage: Data From 46 Countries. Frontiers in Psychology.
  • Lien, Roger; Bendixen, Mons; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen. (2020) The meaning of service questionnaire and its association with psychological growth among Veterans. Military Psychology. vol. 32 (5).
  • Solem, Stian; Pedersen, Henrik; Nesse, Frikk Eirik Fjørtoft; Janssen, Arne Garvik; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Hagen, Roger; Havnen, Audun; Hjemdal, Odin; Caselli, Gabriele; Spada, Marcantonio M.. (2020) Validity of a Norwegian version of the Desire Thinking Questionnaire (DTQ): Associations with problem drinking, nicotine dependence and problematic social media use. Clinical Psychology and Psychotherapy.
  • Sorokowski, Piotr; Sorokowska, Agnieszka; Karwowski, Maciej; Groyecka, Agata; Aavik, Toivo; Akello, Grace; Alm, Charlotte; Amjad, Naumana; Anjum, Afifa; Asao, Kelly; Atama, Chiemezie S; Duyar, Derya Atamtürk; Ayebare, Richard; Batres, Carlota; Bendixen, Mons; Bensafia, Aicha; Bizumic, Boris; Boussena, Mahmoud; Buss, David M.; Butovskaya, Marina; Can, Seda; Cantarero, Katarzyna; Carrier, Antonin; Çetinkaya, Hakan; Chabin, Dominika; Conroy-Beam, Daniel; Croy, Ilona; Cueto, Rosa María; Czub, Marcin; Dronova, Daria; Dural, Seda; Duyar, Izzet; Ertugrul, Berna; Espinosa, Agustín; Estevan, Ignacio; Esteves, Carla Sofia; Frackowiak, Tomasz; Graduño, Jorge Contreras; Guemaz, Farida; Thu, Tran Ha; Halamová, Mária; Herak, Iskra; Horvat, Marina; Hromatko, Ivana; Hui, Chin-Ming; Jaafar, Jas Laile; Jiang, Feng; Kafetsios, Konstantinos; Kavčič, Tina; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Kervyn, Nicolas; Köbis, Nils C; Kostic, Aleksandra; Krasnodębska, Anna; Láng, András; Lennard, Georgina R; León, Ernesto; Lindholm, Torun; Lopez, Gulia; Alhabahba, Mohammad Madallh; Mailhos, Alvaro; Manesi, Zoi; Martinez, Rocio; Martinez, Mario Sainz; McKerchar, Sarah L; Meskó, Norbert; Misra, Girishwar; Monaghan, Conal; Mora, Emanuel C; Moya-Garófano, Alba; Musil, Bojan; Natividade, Jean Carlos; Nizharadze, George; Oberzaucher, Elisabeth; Oleszkiewicz, Anna; Omar Fauzee, Mohd Sofian; Onyishi, Ike E; Özener, Baris; Pagani, Ariela Francesca; Pakalniskiene, Vilmante; Parise, Miriam; Pawlowski, Boguslaw; Pazhoohi, Farid; Pejičić, Marija; Pisanski, Annette; Pisanski, Katarzyna; Plohl, Nejc; Ponciano, Edna; Popa, Camelia; Prokop, Pavol; Przepiorka, Aneta; Lam, Truong Quang; Rizwan, Muhammad; Różycka-Tran, Joanna; Salkičević, Svjetlana; Sargautyte, Ruta; Sarmany-Schuller, Ivan; Schmehl, Susanne; Shahid, Anam; Shaikh, Rizwana; Sharad, Shivantika; Simonetti, Franco; Tadinac, Meri; Ha, Truong Thi Khanh; González, Karina Ugalde; Vauclair, Christin-Melanie; Vega, Luis Diego; Widarini, Dwi Ajeng; Wojciszke, Bogdan; Yoo, Gyesook; Zadeh, Zainab Fotowwat; Zat'ková, Marta; Zupančič, Maja; Sternberg, Robert J. (2020) Universality of the Triangular Theory of Love: Adaptation and Psychometric Properties of the Triangular Love Scale in 25 Countries. Journal of Sex Research. vol. 58 (1).
  • Walter, Kathryn V; Conroy-Beam, Daniel; Buss, David M.; Asao, Kelly; Sorokowska, Agnieszka; Sorokowski, Piotr; Aavik, Toivo; Akello, Grace; Alhabahba, Mohammad Madallh; Alm, Charlotte; Amjad, Naumana; Anjum, Afifa; Atama, Chiemezie S; Duyar, Derya Atamtürk; Ayebare, Richard; Batres, Carlota; Bendixen, Mons; Bensafia, Aicha; Bizumic, Boris; Boussena, Mahmoud; Butovskaya, Marina; Can, Seda; Cantarero, Katarzyna; Carrier, Antonin; Cetinkaya, Hakan; Croy, Ilona; Cueto, Rosa María; Czub, Marcin; Dronova, Daria; Dural, Seda; Duyar, Izzet; Ertugrul, Berna; Espinosa, Augustín; Estevan, Ignacio; Esteves, Carla Sofia; Fang, Luxi; Frackowiak, Tomasz; Garduño, Jorge Contreras; González, Karina Ugalde; Guemaz, Farida; Gyuris, Petra; Halamová, Mária; Herak, Iskra; Horvat, Marina; Hromatko, Ivana; Hui, Chin-Ming; Jaafar, Jas Laile; Jiang, Feng; Kafetsios, Konstantinos; Kavčič, Tina; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Kervyn, Nicolas; Ha, Truong Thi Khanh; Khilji, Imran Ahmed; Köbis, Nils C; Lan, Hoang Moc; Láng, András; Lennard, Georgina R; León, Ernesto; Lindholm, Torun; Linh, Trinh Thi; Lopez, Giulia; Van Luot, Nguyen; Mailhos, Alvaro; Manesi, Zoi; Martinez, Rocio; McKerchar, Sarah L; Mesko, Norbert; Misra, Girishwar; Monaghan, Conal; Mora, Emanuel C; Moya-Garófano, Alba; Musil, Bojan; Natividade, Jean Carlos; Niemczyk, Agnieszka; Nizharadze, George; Oberzaucher, Elisabeth; Oleszkiewicz, Anna; Omar-Fauzee, Mohd Sofian; Onyishi, Ike E; Özener, Baris; Pagani, Ariela Francesca; Pakalniskiene, Vilmante; Parise, Miriam; Pazhoohi, Farid; Pisanski, Annette; Pisanski, Katarzyna; Ponciano, Edna; Popa, Camelia; Prokop, Pavol; Rizwan, Muhammad; Sainz, Mario; Salkičević, Svjetlana; Sargautyte, Ruta; Sarmány-Schuller, Ivan; Schmehl, Susanne; Sharad, Shivantika; Siddiqui, Razi Sultan; Simonetti, Franco; Stoyanova, Stanislava Yordanova; Tadinac, Meri; Varella, Marco Antônio Corrêa; Vauclair, Christin-Melanie; Vega, Luis Diego; Widarini, Dwi Ajeng; Yoo, Gyesook; Zat'ková, Marta; Zupančič, Maja. (2020) Sex Differences in Mate Preferences Across 45 Countries: A Large-Scale Replication. Psychological Science. vol. 31 (4).
  • Bendixen, Mons; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Biegler, Robert; Haselton, Martie G.. (2019) Adjusting Signals of Sexual Interest in the Most Recent Naturally Occurring Opposite-Sex Encounter in Two Different Contexts. Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences. vol. 13 (4).
  • Conroy-Beam, Daniel; Buss, David M.; Asao, Kelly; Sorokowska, Agnieszka; Sorokowski, Piotr; Aavik, Toivo; Akello, Grace; Alhabahba, Mohammad Madallh; Alm, Charlotte; Amjad, Naumana; Anjum, Afifa; Atama, Chiemezie S; Atamtürk Duyar, Derya; Ayebare, Richard; Batres, Carlota; Bendixen, Mons; Bensafia, Aicha; Bizumic, Boris; Boussena, Mahmoud; Butovskaya, Marina; Can, Seda; Cantarero, Katarzyna; Carrier, Antonin; Cetinkaya, Hakan; Croy, Ilona; Cueto, Rosa María; Czub, Marcin; Dronova, Daria; Dural, Seda; Duyar, Izzet; Ertugrul, Berna; Espinosa, Agustín; Estevan, Ignacio; Esteves, Carla Sofia; Fang, Luxi; Frackowiak, Tomasz; Contreras Garduño, Jorge; González, Karina Ugalde; Guemaz, Farida; Gyuris, Petra; Halamová, Mária; Herak, Iskra; Horvat, Marina; Hromatko, Ivana; Hui, Chin-Ming; Jaafar, Jas Laile; Jiang, Feng; Kafetsios, Konstantinos; Kavčič, Tina; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Kervyn, Nicolas; Ha, Truong Thi Khanh; Khilji, Imran Ahmed; Köbis, Nils C; Lan, Hoang Moc; Láng, András; Lennard, Georgina R; León, Ernesto; Lindholm, Torun; Linh, Trinh Thi; Lopez, Giulia; Van Luot, Nguyen; Mailhos, Alvaro; Manesi, Zoi; Martinez, Rocio; McKerchar, Sarah L; Mesko, Norbert; Misra, Girishwar; Monaghan, Conal; Mora, Emanuel C; Moya-Garófano, Alba; Musil, Bojan; Natividade, Jean Carlos; Niemczyk, Agnieszka; Nizharadze, George; Oberzaucher, Elisabeth; Oleszkiewicz, Anna; Omar-Fauzee, Mohd Sofian; Onyishi, Ike E; Özener, Baris; Pagani, Ariela Francesca; Pakalniskiene, Vilmante; Parise, Miriam; Pazhoohi, Farid; Pisanski, Annette; Pisanski, Katarzyna; Ponciano, Edna; Popa, Camelia; Prokop, Pavol; Rizwan, Muhammad; Sainz, Mario; Salkičević, Svjetlana; Sargautyte, Ruta; Sarmány-Schuller, Ivan; Schmehl, Susanne; Sharad, Shivantika; Siddiqui, Razi Sultan; Simonetti, Franco; Stoyanova, Stanislava Yordanova; Tadinac, Meri; Varella, Marco Antônio Corrêa; Vauclair, Christin-Melanie; Vega, Luis Diego; Widarini, Dwi Ajeng; Yoo, Gyesook; Zaťková, Marta; Zupančič, Maja. (2019) Contrasting computational models of mate preference integration across 45 countries. Scientific Reports. vol. 9:16885.
  • Conroy-Beam, Daniel; Roney, James R; Lukaszewski, Aaron W; Buss, David M.; Asao, Kelly; Sorokowska, Agnieszka; Sorokowski, Piotr; Aavik, Toivo; Akello, Grace; Alhabahba, Mohammad Madallh; Alm, Charlotte; Amjad, Naumana; Anjum, Afifa; Atama, Chiemezie S; Atamtürk Duyar, Derya; Ayebare, Richard; Batres, Carlota; Bendixen, Mons; Bensafia, Aicha; Bertoni, Anna; Bizumic, Boris; Boussena, Mahmoud; Butovskaya, Marina; Can, Seda; Cantarero, Katarzyna; Carrier, Antonin; Cetinkaya, Hakan; Croy, Ilona; Cueto, Rosa María; Czub, Marcin; Donato, Silvia; Dronova, Daria; Dural, Seda; Duyar, Izzet; Ertugrul, Berna; Espinosa, Augustín; Estevan, Ignacio; Esteves, Carla Sofia; Fang, Luxi; Frackowiak, Tomasz; Contreras Garduño, Jorge; González, Karina Ugalde; Guemaz, Farida; Gyuris, Petra; Halamová, Mária; Herak, Iskra; Horvat, Marina; Hromatko, Ivana; Hui, Chin-Ming; Iafrate, Raffaella; Jaafar, Jas Laile; Jiang, Feng; Kafetsios, Konstantinos; Kavčič, Tina; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen; Kervyn, Nicolas; Ha, Truong Thi Khanh; Khilji, Imran Ahmed; Köbis, Nils C; Lan, Hoang Moc; Láng, András; Lennard, Georgina R; León, Ernesto; Lindholm, Torun; Linh, Trinh Thi; Lopez, Giulia; Van Luot, Nguyen; Mailhos, Alvaro; Manesi, Zoi; Martinez, Rocio; McKerchar, Sarah L; Mesko, Norbert; Misra, Girishwar; Monaghan, Conal; Mora, Emanuel C; Moya-Garófano, Alba; Musil, Bojan; Natividade, Jean Carlos; Niemczyk, Agnieszka; Nizharadze, George; Oberzaucher, Elisabeth; Oleszkiewicz, Anna; Omar-Fauzee, Mohd Sofian; Onyishi, Ike E; Özener, Baris; Pagani, Ariela Francesca; Pakalniskiene, Vilmante; Parise, Miriam; Pazhoohi, Farid; Pisanski, Annette; Pisanski, Katarzyna; Ponciano, Edna; Popa, Camelia; Prokop, Pavol; Rizwan, Muhammad; Sainz, Mario; Salkičević, Svjetlana; Sargautyte, Ruta; Sarmány-Schuller, Ivan; Schmehl, Susanne; Sharad, Shivantika; Siddiqui, Razi Sultan; Simonetti, Franco; Stoyanova, Stanislava Yordanova; Tadinac, Meri; Varella, Marco Antônio Corrêa; Vauclair, Christin-Melanie; Vega, Luis Diego; Widarini, Dwi Ajeng; Yoo, Gyesook; Zaťková, Marta; Zupančič, Maja. (2019) Assortative mating and the evolution of desirability covariation. Evolution and human behavior. vol. 40 (5).
  • Grøntvedt, Trond Viggo; Bendixen, Mons; Botnen, Ernst Olav; Kennair, Leif Edward Ottesen. (2019) Hook, Line and Sinker: Do Tinder Matches and Meet Ups Lead to One-Night Stands?. Evolutionary Psychological Science.