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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 35 Citations 9,274 88 World Ranking 5924 National Ranking 3319

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Law
  • Politics

His scientific interests lie mostly in Social psychology, Social perception, Social cognition, Egocentrism and Feeling. He has researched Social psychology in several fields, including Experiential learning and Cognitive bias. His work carried out in the field of Egocentrism brings together such families of science as Empathy gap and Interpersonal relationship.

He has included themes like Egocentric bias, Endowment effect and Anchoring in his Interpersonal relationship study. Leaf Van Boven interconnects Construal level theory and Emotional intensity in the investigation of issues within Feeling. His research integrates issues of Wonder, Pleasure, Contentment and The good life in his study of Happiness.

His most cited work include:

  • Perspective Taking as Egocentric Anchoring and Adjustment (728 citations)
  • To Do or to Have? That Is the Question (586 citations)
  • Social Projection of Transient Drive States (297 citations)

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

The scientist’s investigation covers issues in Social psychology, Cognitive psychology, Feeling, Social perception and Construal level theory. In his study, Quality is inextricably linked to Social cognition, which falls within the broad field of Social psychology. His research in Cognitive psychology tackles topics such as Optimal distinctiveness theory which are related to areas like Cued speech.

In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Feeling, Admiration, Principles of learning and Tacit knowledge is strongly linked to Experiential learning. His Social perception study which covers Egocentrism that intersects with Interpersonal relationship, Self and Presidential election. His Empathy research integrates issues from Endowment effect and Affective forecasting.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (65.60%)
  • Cognitive psychology (24.00%)
  • Feeling (13.60%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Cognitive psychology (24.00%)
  • Climate policy (4.00%)
  • Fluency (4.00%)

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

Leaf Van Boven mainly investigates Cognitive psychology, Climate policy, Fluency, Political economy and Climate change. His Cognitive psychology study combines topics in areas such as Construal level theory, Emotional intensity and Optimal distinctiveness theory. His research in Political economy intersects with topics in Opposition, Refugee, Polarization, Bipartisanship and Democracy.

His work carried out in the field of Feeling brings together such families of science as Mental representation, Content and MEDLINE. He undertakes multidisciplinary investigations into Verbal fluency test and Social psychology in his work. Social psychology is closely attributed to Political psychology in his study.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Psychological Barriers to Bipartisan Public Support for Climate Policy (53 citations)
  • Consumer Choice and Autonomy in the Age of Artificial Intelligence and Big Data (39 citations)
  • Partisan Barriers to Bipartisanship: Understanding Climate Policy Polarization (29 citations)

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

  • Social psychology
  • Law
  • Politics

Leaf Van Boven spends much of his time researching Social psychology, Climate policy, Climate change, Political economy and Cognitive psychology. Leaf Van Boven combines subjects such as Presidential election and Politics with his study of Social psychology. Leaf Van Boven has included themes like Social cognition and Normative in his Climate policy study.

Political psychology and Conformity is closely connected to Polarization in his research, which is encompassed under the umbrella topic of Normative. His Climate change study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Opposition, Bipartisanship and Democracy. His Cognitive psychology research incorporates elements of PsycINFO and Mediation.

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Best Publications

To Do or to Have? That Is the Question

Leaf Van Boven;Thomas Gilovich.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2003)

1351 Citations

Perspective Taking as Egocentric Anchoring and Adjustment

Nicholas Epley;Boaz Keysar;Leaf Van Boven;Thomas Gilovich.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2004)

1223 Citations

Perspective Taking as Egocentric Anchoring and Adjustment

Nicholas Epley;Boaz Keysar;Thomas Gilovich;Leaf Van Boven.
Social Science Research Network (2004)

679 Citations

Social Projection of Transient Drive States

Leaf Van Boven;George Loewenstein.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin (2003)

506 Citations

Experientialism, Materialism, and the Pursuit of Happiness:

Leaf Van Boven.
Review of General Psychology (2005)

423 Citations

Learning Negotiation Skills: Four Models of Knowledge Creation and Transfer

Janice Nadler;Leigh Thompson;Leaf Van Boven.
Management Science (2003)

404 Citations

Egocentric empathy gaps between owners and buyers: misperceptions of the endowment effect.

Leaf Van Boven;David Dunning;George Loewenstein.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2000)

404 Citations

Identifiable but Not Identical: Combining Social Identity and Uniqueness Motives in Choice

Cindy Chan;Jonah Berger;Leaf Van Boven.
Journal of Consumer Research (2012)

355 Citations

The effort heuristic

Justin Kruger;Derrick Wirtz;Leaf Van Boven;T.William Altermatt.
Journal of Experimental Social Psychology (2004)

348 Citations

Feeling close: emotional intensity reduces perceived psychological distance.

Leaf Van Boven;Joanne Kane;A. Peter McGraw;Jeannette Dale.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2010)

336 Citations

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