Hot Off the Press: July 2018

View a range of publications from the academic team of the Melbourne School of Psychological Sciences during the previous calendar month.

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Bennett, D., Yücel, M., & Murawski, C. (2018). Reply to: The Choice of Prior in Bayesian Modeling of the Information Sampling Task. Biological Psychiatry, 83(12), e61-e62. doi:10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.05.023

Blake, M. J., Blake L. M., Schwartz, O., Raniti, M., Waloszek J. M., Murray, G., . . . Allen N. B. (2017). Who benefits from adolescent sleep interventions? Moderators of treatment efficacy in a randomized controlled trial of a cognitive-behavioral and mindfulness-based group sleep intervention for at-risk adolescents. Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry, 59(6), 637-649. doi:10.1111/jcpp.12842

Brown, L., Karmakar, C., Gray, R., Jindal, R., Lim, T., & Bryant, C. (2018). Heart rate variability alterations in late life depression: A meta-analysis. Journal of Affective Disorders, 235, 456-466. doi:10.1016/j.jad.2018.04.071

Cheetham, A., Allen, N. B., Whittle, S., Simmons, J., Yücel, M., & Lubman, D. I. (2018). Amygdala volume mediates the relationship between externalizing symptoms and daily smoking in adolescence: A prospective study. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging, 276, 46-52. doi:10.1016/j.pscychresns.2018.03.007

Drutschinin, K., Fuller-Tyszkiewicz, M., Paoli, T. D., Lewis, V., & Krug, I. (2017). The Daily Frequency, Type, and Effects of Appearance Comparisons on Disordered Eating. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 42(2), 151-161. doi:10.1177/0361684317732001

Falzon, L., Quintane, E., Dunn, J., & Robins, G. (2018). Embedding time in positions: Temporal measures of centrality for social network analysis. Social Networks, 54, 168-178. doi:

Fine, C., & Rush, E. (2018). “Why Does all the Girls have to Buy Pink Stuff?” The Ethics and Science of the Gendered Toy Marketing Debate. Journal of Business Ethics, 149(4), 769-784. doi:10.1007/s10551-016-3080-3

Jackson, A. C., Higgins, R. O., Frydenberg, E., Liang, R. P. T., & Murphy, B. M. (2018). Parent's Perspectives on How They Cope With the Impact on Their Family of a Child With Heart Disease. Journal of Pediatric Nursing: Nursing Care of Children and Families, 40, e9-e17. doi:10.1016/j.pedn.2018.01.020

Lee, Y.-E. C., Williams, D. R., & Anderson, J. F. I. (2018). Prospective Characterization of Cognitive Function in Typical and 'Brainstem Predominant'Progressive Supranuclear Palsy Phenotypes. Journal of movement disorders, 11(2), 72-77. doi:10.14802/jmd.17067

Linardon, J., Phillipou, A., Castle, D., Newton, R., Harrison, P., Cistullo, L. L., . . . Brennan, L. (2018). The relative associations of shape and weight over-evaluation, preoccupation, dissatisfaction, and fear of weight gain with measures of psychopathology: An extension study in individuals with anorexia nervosa. Eating Behaviors, 29, 54-58. doi:

Liu, P., Forte, J., Sewell, D., & Carter, O. (2018). Cognitive load effects on early visual perceptual processing. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 80(4), 929-950. doi:10.3758/s13414-017-1464-9

Murphy, S. C., Barlow, F. K., & von Hippel, W. (2017). A Longitudinal Test of Three Theories of Overconfidence. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 9(3), 353-363. doi:10.1177/1948550617699252

Obschonka, M., Stuetzer, M., Rentfrow, P. J., Lee, N., Potter, J., & Gosling, S. D. (2018). Fear, Populism, and the Geopolitical Landscape: The “Sleeper Effect” of Neurotic Personality Traits on Regional Voting Behavior in the 2016 Brexit and Trump Elections. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 9(3), 285-298. doi:10.1177/1948550618755874

Rens, N., Bode, S., & Cunnington, R. (2018). Perceived freedom of choice is associated with neural encoding of option availability. NeuroImage, 177, 59-67. doi:

Weekes, B. S. (2018). Learning written word vocabulary in a second language: Theoretical and practical implications. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, 21(3), 585-597. doi:10.1017/S1366728917000141

White, V., Azar, D., Faulkner, A., Coomber, K., Durkin, S., Livingston, M., . . . Wakefield, M. (2018). Adolescents’ alcohol use and strength of policy relating to youth access, trading hours and driving under the influence: findings from Australia. Addiction, 113(6), 1030-1042. doi:10.1111/add.14164