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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Psychology D-index 43 Citations 19,689 150 World Ranking 4929 National Ranking 2811

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2012 - William James Fellow Award, Association for Psychological Science (APA)

1998 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

1997 - APA Award for Distinguished Scientific Contributions to Psychology, American Psychological Association

1984 - Donald T. Campbell Award, Society for Personality and Social Psychology

1973 - Fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA)

Overview

What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Cognition

Her primary areas of investigation include Social psychology, Developmental psychology, Social perception, Interpersonal attraction and Physical attractiveness. Her Social psychology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Compromise and Cognition. Her research investigates the connection between Developmental psychology and topics such as Interpersonal relationship that intersect with problems in Psychometrics.

She integrates several fields in her works, including Social perception and Salient. Her Physical attractiveness stereotype study, which is part of a larger body of work in Physical attractiveness, is frequently linked to Peer relations, bridging the gap between disciplines. Her study in Physical attractiveness stereotype is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Self-concept, Averageness, Social competence and Personality.

Her most cited work include:

  • What is beautiful is good. (2742 citations)
  • New directions in equity research. (1369 citations)
  • Social Perception and Interpersonal Behavior: On the Self-Fulfilling Nature of Social Stereotypes (1057 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Social psychology, Critical psychology, Theoretical psychology, Asian psychology and Differential psychology. Her Social psychology study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Developmental psychology and Social perception. Ellen Berscheid works mostly in the field of Social perception, limiting it down to topics relating to Physical attractiveness and, in certain cases, Personality, as a part of the same area of interest.

She combines subjects such as Psychoanalysis, Philosophy of psychology, Behavioural sciences and Activity theory with her study of Theoretical psychology. Her work in Differential psychology addresses issues such as Social cognition, which are connected to fields such as Cognitive psychology. Her studies examine the connections between Social psychology and genetics, as well as such issues in Social relation, with regards to Social network.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (60.74%)
  • Critical psychology (17.04%)
  • Theoretical psychology (16.30%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 1994-2018)?

  • Social psychology (60.74%)
  • Interpersonal relationship (8.89%)
  • Developmental psychology (11.11%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Ellen Berscheid spends much of her time researching Social psychology, Interpersonal relationship, Developmental psychology, Romance and Cognition. Her specific area of interest is Social psychology, where Ellen Berscheid studies Interpersonal interaction. Her Interpersonal relationship research incorporates themes from Epistemology and Discipline.

Her Developmental psychology study often links to related topics such as Social relation. Ellen Berscheid has included themes like Relationship Type and Field in her Romance study. Her Cognition research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Intervention and Multidisciplinary approach.

Between 1994 and 2018, her most popular works were:

  • The relationship context of human behavior and development. (620 citations)
  • Attraction and close relationships. (553 citations)
  • The greening of relationship science. (245 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Social psychology
  • Social science
  • Cognition

Her scientific interests lie mostly in Social psychology, Interpersonal relationship, Cognition, Developmental psychology and Social relation. Her Social psychology research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Lust, Romance and Phenomenon. In her works, Ellen Berscheid performs multidisciplinary study on Cognition and Engineering ethics.

Individualism, Care perspective, Natural, Scope and Transcendence are fields of study that overlap with her Engineering ethics research. The concepts of her Developmental psychology study are interwoven with issues in Intervention, Well-being and Personality development. The various areas that she examines in her Social relation study include Epistemology, Construct and Human behavior.

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Best Publications

What is beautiful is good.

Karen Dion;Ellen Berscheid;Elaine Walster.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1972)

4577 Citations

Social Perception and Interpersonal Behavior: On the Self-Fulfilling Nature of Social Stereotypes

Mark Snyder;Elizabeth Decker Tanke;Ellen Berscheid.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1977)

2258 Citations

New directions in equity research.

Elaine Walster;Ellen Berscheid;G. William Walster.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1973)

2234 Citations

Attraction and close relationships.

Ellen Berscheid;Harry T. Reis.
(1998)

1602 Citations

The relationship context of human behavior and development.

Harry T. Reis;W. Andrew Collins;Ellen Berscheid.
Psychological Bulletin (2000)

1289 Citations

The Relationship Closeness Inventory: Assessing the closeness of interpersonal relationships.

Ellen Berscheid;Mark Snyder;Allen M. Omoto.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1989)

935 Citations

Physical attractiveness and dating choice: A test of the matching hypothesis☆

Ellen Berscheid;Karen Dion;Elaine Walster;G.William Walster.
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology (1971)

765 Citations

Outcome dependency: Attention, attribution, and attraction.

Ellen Berscheid;William Graziano;Thomas Monson;Marshall Dermer.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1976)

707 Citations

Group Dynamics: The Psychology of Small Group Behavior. 3rd ed.

Ellen Berscheid.
Psyccritiques (1981)

394 Citations

The greening of relationship science.

Ellen Berscheid.
American Psychologist (1999)

357 Citations

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