Under review

  • Geitz, S. B., & Rudmin, F. W. (under review). Chronic exposure to jet lag among aircrew: Two studies of symptoms, effects and coping methods. International Journal of Applied Aviation Studies.
  • Kwak, K., & Rudmin, F. W. (under review). Immigrant health in Canada: Evidence against presumptions of acculturative maladaptation. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology.
  • Narvestad, V., & Rudmin, F. W. (under review). Development of a Worry About Inherited Diseases (WAID) Scale. Journal of Genetic Counseling.
  • Nordnes, H. S., & Rudmin, F. W. (under review).). Motivating young women to engage in strength training: Survey study and intervention study. Ejournal of Applied Psychology.

In press

  • Andreassen, G., Stenvold, L. C., & Rudmin, F. W. (in press). “My dog is my best friend”: Health benefits of emotional attachment to a pet. Psychology & Society.
  • Kaltenborn, B. P., Andersen, O., Vittersø, J., & Bjerke, T. (in press). Attitudes of Norwegian ptarmigan hunters towards hunting goals and harvest regulation – the effects of environmental orientation. Biodiversity and Conservation.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (in press). Cognitive history and the neurotic regulation of historical beliefs: The case of Canadians encountering War Plan RED (1904-1939). Journal of Psychohistory.
  • Rudmin, F. W., Vasilenko, L. & Latifi, B. (in press). Toward the development of news addiction scale: A pilot study. American Journal of Media Psychology.
  • Türken, S., & Rudmin, F. W. (in press). On psychological effects of globalization: Development of a scale of global identity. Psychology & Society.
  • Vittersø, J. (in press). Functional Well-Being: Happiness as Feelings, Evaluations, and Functioning. In I. Boniwell & S. David (Eds.) Oxford Handbook of Happiness.Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Vittersø, J. (in press). Introduction to Definitional Issues. In I. Boniwell & S. David (Eds.) Oxford Handbook of Happiness.Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Vittersø, J. (in press). Introduction to Psychological Approaches to Happiness. In I. Boniwell & S. David (Eds.) Oxford Handbook of Happiness.Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Vittersø, J. (in press). Feelings, Meanings and Optimal Functioning: Some Distinctions Between Hedonic and Eudaimonic Well-Being. Chapter in A. Waterman (Ed).) The Best Within Us. Positive Psychology Perspectives on Eudaimonic Functioning. Washington: APA Books.
  • Vittersø, J. (in press). Personal growth. In A. Michalos (Ed.), Encyclopedia of quality of life studies. New York: Springer.


  • Hetland, A. & Vittersø, J. (2012). The Feelings of Extreme Risk: Exploring Emotional Quality and Variability in Skydiving and BASE Jumping. The Journal of Sport Behavior, 35,154-180.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2012). Philosophical foundations of peace. In D. J. Christie (Ed.), Encyclopaedia of peace psychology(Vol. 2). Chichester, UK: Blackwell.
  • Sirlopú, D., González, R., Bohner, G., Siebler, F., Millar, A., Ordóñez, G., Torres, D., & De Tezanos-Pinto, P. (2012). Actitudes implícitas y explícitas hacia personas con síndrome de Down: un estudio en colegios con y sin programas de integración de Chile. [Implicit and explicit attitudes toward people with Down syndrome: A study in schools with and without integration programmes in Chile.]. Revista de Psicología Social, 27, 199-210.
  • Straume, L. V. & Vittersø, J. (2012).   Happiness, Inspiration and the Fully Functioning Person: Separating Hedonic and Eudaimonic Well-Being in the Workplace. Journal of Positive Psychology, 7, 387-398.


  • Bals, M, Turi, A.L., Vittersø, J., Skre, I., & Kvernmo, S. (2011). Self-Reported Internalization Symptoms and Family Factors in Indigenous Sami and Non-Sami Adolescents in North Norway. Journal of Youth and Adolescence, 34,759-766.
  • Dyrdal, G. M., Røysamb, E., Nes, R. B. & Vittersø, J. (2011). Can a Happy Relationship Predict a Happy Life? A Population-Based Study of Maternal Well-Being During Pregnancy and Three Years Postpartum. Journal of Happiness Studies, 12,947-962.
  • Eriksen, G. S., Nygreen, I., & Rudmin, F. W. (2011). Bullying among hospital staff: Use of psychometric triage to identify intervention priorities. Electronic Journal of Applied Psychology, 7(2),26-31.
  • Nordahl, D., Ilstad, L. K. K., & Siebler, F. (2011). Bedrer ubevisst tenkning kvaliteten på komplekse beslutninger? En pågående debatt innenfor forskning på sosial kognisjon [Does unconscious thought improve the quality of complex decisions? An ongoing debate in social cognition research]. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening, 48,626-631.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2011). How history allows insight into American militarism. Journal of Psychohistory, 38(4),328-336.
  • Siebler, F. & Nordtug, H. (2011). Holdningsendring [Attitude change]. In F. Svartdal (Ed.), Psykologi i praksis(pp. 319-322). Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk.
  • Siebler, F. & Nordtug, H. (2011). Redusere fordommer mellom grupper [Reducing prejudice between groups]. In F. Svartdal (Ed.), Psykologi i praksis(pp. 323-325). Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk.
  • Svendsen, G. B., Johnsen, J.-A. K. Almås-Sørenseen, L., & Vittersø, J. (2011). Personality and technology acceptance: The influence of personality factors on the core technology acceptance model constructs. Behaviour and Information Technology,1-12.
  • Vittersø, J. (2011). Recreate or Create?: Leisure as an arena for Recovery and Change. In R. Biswas-Diener (Ed.) Positive Psychology as a Mechanism for Social Change (pp. 293-308). Dordrecht, The Netherlands: Springer.
  • Vittersø, J. (2011). Lykke. I F. Svartdal (Red.) Psykologi: En introduksjon (95-100).Oslo: Gyldendal Akademisk.
  • Vittersø, J. & Søholt, Y. (2011). Life Satisfaction Goes with Pleasure and Personal Growth Goes with Interest: Further Arguments for the Usefulness of Distinguishing Eudaimonic Well-Being from Hedonic Well-Being. Journal of Positive Psychology, 6,326-335.
  • Vittersø, J. (2011). Kan lykken måles? Et kritisk blikk på selvrapportert lykke og livstilfredshet. Tidsskrift for Velferdsforskning, 14, 150-162.


  • Andersen, O. Bjerke, T. Vittersø, J., & Kalternborn, B. P. (2010). Hunting Desertion in Norway. Attitudes Towards and Barriers against Retention Measures. Human Dimensions of Wildlife, 15, 450-466.
  • Biswas-Diener, R., Vittersø, J. & Diener, E. (2010). The Danish Effect. Beginning to Explain high Well-Being in Denmark. Social Indicators Research, 97, 229-246.
  • Bohner, G., Pina, A., Viki, G. T., & Siebler, F. (2010). Using social norms to reduce men's rape proclivity: Perceived rape myth acceptance of out-groups may be more influential than that of in-groups. Psychology, Crime and Law, 16, 671-693.
  • Haye, A., González, R., Ordóñez, G., Bohner, G., Siebler, F., Sirlopú, D., Millar, A., De Tezanos-Pinto, P., & Torres, D. (2010). System-perpetuating asymmetries between explicit and implicit intergroup attitudes among indigenous and non-indigenous Chileans. Asian Journal of Social Psychology, 13, 163-172.
  • Rasmussen, M., & Rudmin, F. W. (2010). The coming PIN code epidemic: Exploratory study of memory of numeric security codes. Electronic Journal of Applied Psychology, 6 (2), 5-9.
  • Rojas, M. & Vittersø, J. (2010). Conceptual referent for happiness: Cross-country comparisons. Journal of Social Research & Policy, 1, 103-116.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2010). Phenomenology of acculturation: Retrospective reports from the Philippines, Japan, Quebec and Norway. Culture and Psychology, 16,313-332.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2010). Review of “Global business and the terrorist threat” edited by H. W. Richardson, P. Gordon, & J. E. Moore, II (Eds.), Behavioral Sciences of Terrorism and Political Aggression, 2,(3), 217 – 220.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2010). Steps towards the renovation of acculturation research paradigms. Culture and Psychology, 16, 299-312.
  • Rudmin, F. W., & Arai, D. (2010). Kant’s peace plan: Immanuel Kant (1724-1804): Plan for perpetual peace. Concerned Philosophers for Peace Newsletter, 29-30 (Fall 2010), 7-10.
  • Siebler, F., González, R., Ordóñez, G., Bohner, G., Haye, A., Sirlopú, D., Millar, A., De Tezanos-Pinto, P., & Torres, D. (2010). The Category-Focus Implicit Association Test. Social Psychology, 41, 105-110.
  • Vanselow, N., Bohner, G., Becher, M., & Siebler, F. (2010). Die NSB-Skala: Vorstellung und Validierung eines deutschsprachigen Instruments zur Erfassung der Neigung zu sexueller Belästigung [The NSB scale: Presentation and validation of a German-language instrument for assessing the likelihood to sexually harass]. Diagnostica, 56, 158-177.
  • Vittersø, J. (2010). Not who – but why. In L. Bormans (Ed.) The World Book on Happiness (pp. 162-164). Singapore: Page One Publishers.
  • Vittersø, J., Søholt, Y., Hetland, A., Thoresen, I. A., & Røysamb, E. (2010). Was Hercules happy? Some Answers from a Functional Model of Human Well-Being. Social Indicators Research, 95, 1-18.


  • Bohner, G., Eyssel, F., Pina, A., Siebler, F., & Viki, G. T. (2009). Rape myth acceptance: Cognitive, affective, and behavioural effects of beliefs that blame the victim and exonerate the perpetrator. In M. A. H. Horvath & J. M. Brown (Eds.), Rape: Challenging contemporary thinking(pp. 17-45). Cullompton: Willan Publishing.
  • Huppert, F. A., Marks, N., Clark, A., Siegrist, J., Stutzer, A., Vittersø, J. & Wahrendorf, M. (2009). Measuring well-being Across Europe: Description of the ESS Well-being Module and Preliminary findings. Social Indicators Research, 91, 301-315.
  • Javo, C., Rønning, J.A., Handegård, B. H., & Rudmin, F. W. (2009). Cross-informant correlations on social competence and behavioral problem in Sami and Norwegian adolescents. European Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 18,154-163.
  • Javo, C., Rønning, J.A., Handegård, B. H., & Rudmin, F. W. (2009). Social competence and emotional/behavioral problems in a birth cohort of Sami and Norwegian preadolescents in Arctic Norway as reported by mothers and teacher. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 63, 178-187.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2009). Acculturation, acculturative change, and assimilation: A research bibliography with URL links. In W. Friedlmeyer (Ed.) Online Readings in Psychology and Culture (Unit 8, Chapter 9) available in website of the Int. Assoc. for Cross-Cultural Psychology,
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2009). Acculturation. In E. Mpofu & T. Oakland (Eds.), Rehabilitation and health assessment(pp. 353-379). New York: Springer.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2009). Constructs, measurements and models of acculturation and acculturative stress. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 33, 106-123.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2009). Immanuel Kant (1724-1804): Plan for perpetual peace. Psykologisk tidsskrift, 14 (2),10-14.
  • Træen, B., Martinussen, M., Vittersø, J. & Saini, S. (2009). Sexual orientation and quality of life among university students from Cuba, Norway, India and South-Africa. Journal of Homosexuality, 56, 655-669.
  • Vittersø, J. (2009). The Satisfaction With Life Scale. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening, 46, 757-758.
  • Vittersø, J. (2009). Hedonics. In S.H. Lopez (Ed.). Encyclopedia of Positive Psychology (pp. 473-478). Malden, MA: Wiley-Blackwell.
  • Vittersø, J., Overwien, P., & Martinsen, E. (2009). Pleasure and Interest are Differentially Affected by Replaying versus Analyzing a Happy Life Moment. Journal of Positive Psychology, 4,14-20.
  • Vittersø, J., Öhlman, H. I. & Wang, A. L. (2009). Life satisfaction is not a balanced estimator of the good life: Evidence from reaction time measures and self-reported emotions. Journal of Happiness Studies,10, 1-17.


  • Bohner, G., Erb, H.-P., & Siebler, F. (2008). Information processing approaches to persuasion: Integrating assumptions from the dual- and single-processing perspectives. In W. B. Crano & R. Prislin (Eds.), Attitudes and attitude change(pp. 161-188). New York: Psychology Press.
  • Bohner, G., Siebler, F., González, R., Haye, A., & Schmidt, E. A. (2008). Situational flexibility of in-group-related attitudes: A single category IAT study of people with dual national identity. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 11, 301-317.
  • Høidal, E., Reiersen, K. & Rudmin, F. W. (2008). Hærens organisasjonskultur [Army organizational culture]. Psykologisk Tidsskrift, 12 (2), 62-69.
  • Kopperud, K. H. & Vittersø, J. (2008). Distinctions between Hedonic and Eudaimonic Well-Being: Results from a Day Reconstruction Study Among Norwegian Job Holders. Journal of Positive Psychology, 3, 174 – 181.
  • Marusic, A., Winker, M.A., Surridge, C., Rudmin, F.W., Brand, A., Scott, J., Rosenblum, B.D., & Wager, L. (2008). Evidence-based editing: Promotion of editorial research. Science Editor, 31(1), 12.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2008). Anatol Rapaport (1911-2007): Abstract analysis as a basis for activism. Peace Psychology, 17 (1), 5.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2008). Book Review: Achenbach, T. M., & Rescorla, L. A. (2007). “Multicultural understanding of child and adolescent psychopathology.” London: Guilford, 322 pp. ISBN: 978-1-59385-348-8. U.S. $40.00. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 39, 653-654.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2008). ICSEY data deserve new analysis: Reply to Berry, Phinney, Sam and Vedder. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 39, 521-523.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2008). Review of “Immigrant youth in cultural transition: Acculturation, identity, and adaptation across national contexts”, edited by Berry et al. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 39,230-233.
  • Rudmin, F. W., & Olsen, B. (2008). Adolf Bastian (1826-1905): Author of the first book entitled “political psychology” (1860). ISPP News, 19(1), 13-14.
  • Siebler, F. (2008). Emergent attributes in person perception: A comparative test of response time predictions. Social Psychology, 39, 83-89.
  • Siebler, F., Sabelus, S., & Bohner, G. (2008). A refined computer harassment paradigm: Validation, and test of hypotheses about target characteristics. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 32, 22-35.
  • Sirlopú, D., González, R., Bohner, G., Siebler, F., Ordóñez, G., Millar, A., Torres, D., & de Tezanos-Pinto, P. (2008). Promoting positive attitudes toward people with Down syndrome: The benefit of school inclusion programs. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 38, 2710-2736


  • Gerger, H., Kley, H., Bohner, G., & Siebler, F. (2007). The Acceptance of Modern Myths about Sexual Aggression scale: Development and validation in German and English. Aggressive Behavior, 33,422-440.
  • Jæger, C., Jæger, J., & Rudmin, F. W. (2007). Depresjon som mulig bivirkning til medikamenter [Depression as a possible medicinal side-effect]. Psykologisk Tidsskrift, 11(1), 58-62.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2007). Acculturation alchemy: How miscitations make biculturalism appear beneficial. Psykologisk tidsskrift, 11 (2), 4-10.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2007). Mea culpa. Cross-Cultural Psychology Bulletin, 40 (1&2), 27.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2007). Would foreigners buy “brunost”? A trilogy on the reality behind research. Psykologisk tidsskrift, 11(2), 34-38.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2007, Sept. 15). Conspiracy theory inside out. Exterminating Angel, 16, available at
  • Rudmin, F. W. & Johansen, H. (2007). Reactive transformational questionnaire (RTQ) to reduce racism in TV advertising. Psykologisk Tidsskrift, 11 (3), 31-35.
  • Rudmin, F. W., Villemo, C., & Olsen, B. (2007). Acculturation of the majority population: How Norwegians adopt minority ways. Psykologisk Tidsskrift, 11(3), 43-51.
  • Van Overwalle, F., & Siebler, F. (2007). A connectionist model of attitude formation and change. In F. Van Overwalle (Ed.), Social connectionism. A reader and handbook for simulations (pp. 345-413). Hove: Psychology Press. (Adapted and reprinted from Personality and Social Psychology Review, 2005, 9, 231-274.)


  • Bjerke, T. Kaltenborn, B. & Vittersø, J. (2006). Cabin Life: Restorative and affective aspects. In N. McIntyre, D. Williams, and K. McHugh (Eds.) Multiple Dwellings and Tourism: Negotiating Place, Home and Identity (pp. 87- 102). Wallingford, UK, CABI.
  • Bohner, G., Siebler, F., & Schmelcher, J. (2006). Social norms and the likelihood of raping: Perceived rape myth acceptance of others affects men's rape proclivity. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 32,286-297.
  • Echterhoff, G., Bohner, G., & Siebler, F. (2006). "Social Robotics": Soziale und emotionale Aspekte in der Mensch-Roboter-Interaktion ["Social robotics": Social and emotional aspects of human/roboter interaction]. Zeitschrift für Sozialpsychologie, 37,219-231.
  • Eyssel, F., Bohner, G., & Siebler, F. (2006). Perceived rape myth acceptance of others predicts rape proclivity: Social norm or judgmental anchoring? Swiss Journal of Psychology, 65,93-99.
  • Karlsen, E. Dybdahl, R & Vittersø, J. (2006). The possible benefits of difficulty: How stress can increase and decrease subjective well-being. Scandinavian Journal of Psychology. 47, 411 – 417.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2006). Debate in science: The case of acculturation. AnthroGlobe Journal, available at website [Awarded the SPSSI (APA Division 9) 2005 Otto Klineberg Intercultural and International Relations Prize. Also awarded the annual research prize of the Dept. of Psychology, Univ. of Tromsø, Norway.]
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2006). Franziska Baumgarten (1883-1970): Early female, Jewish, peace psychologist. Peace Psychology, 15 (2), 17-19.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2006). Review of “The man who shocked the world: The life and legacy of Stanley Milgram” by Thomas Blass. Cross-Cultural Psychology Bulletin, 39 (1-2), 25-26.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2006, Feb. 17). Plan Crimson: War on Canada. CounterPunch, 13 (1), pp. 1, 4-6. Posted Feb. 17, 2006, in website of CounterPunch at
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2006, Feb. 23). How history allows insight into the malady of American militarism. Available in website of Human Dignity and Humiliation Studies at:
  • Türken, S., & Rudmin, F. W. (2006). The political psychology of “internationalism” at the origins of psychometric method. ISPP News, 17(2), 12-15.


  • Biswas-Diener, R., Vittersø, J. & Diener, E. (2005). Most People Are Pretty Happy, but there is Cultural Variation: The Inughuit, the Amish and the Maasai. Journal of Happiness Studies. 6, 205-226.
  • Bohner, G., Jarvis, C. I., Eyssel, F., & Siebler, F. (2005). The causal impact of rape myth acceptance on men's rape proclivity: Comparing sexually coercive and noncoercive men. European Journal of Social Psychology, 35,819-828.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2005). Charles Richet: Pioneer of peace psychology. Peace Psychology, 14 (1), 23-24. Reprinted in ISPP News, 16(2), 13-15.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2005). Daniel Droba Day (1898-1998): Attitudes towards war as a cause of war. Peace Psychology, 14(2), 19-20.
  • Rudmin, F. W. (2005). The psychic research of Nobel Prize winning psychologist Charles Richet (1850-1935). Psykologisk tidsskrift, 8 (1), 78-80.
  • Siebler, F., & Bohner, G. (2005). Persuasion. In G. Davey (Ed.), Encyclopaedic dictionary of psychology(pp. 265-266). London: Hodder Arnold.
  • Van Overwalle, F., & Siebler, F. (2005). A connectionist model of attitude formation and change. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 9,231-274.
  • Vittersø, J. (2005). Lykken er mangfoldig. Tidsskrift for Norsk Psykologforening. 42 (10) 790-796.
  • Vittersø, J., Biswas-Diener, R., & Diener, E. (2005). The divergent meaning of life satisfaction: Item response modeling of the Satisfaction With Life Scale in Greenland and Norway. Social Indicators Research. 74 (3) 327 –348.
  • Ørbo, M. C., Aslaksen, P. M., & Vittersø, J. (2005). Må man ha brent for å brenne ut? Validering og predikering av utbrenthet blant norske studenter. Nordisk Psykologi. 57(4) 417-434.

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