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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 80 Citations 71,538 189 World Ranking 842 National Ranking 537

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Awards & Achievements

2012 - Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences

2010 - Fellow of John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation

2009 - Fellow of the American Psychological Association (APA)

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social psychology
  • Law
  • Cognition

His scientific interests lie mostly in Social psychology, Self-concept, Cultural diversity, Cognition and Self. The study incorporates disciplines such as Social environment and Well-being in addition to Social psychology. His Cultural diversity research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Social science, Likert scale and Lay theories.

His Cognition research incorporates elements of Social psychology, Cognitive psychology and Perception. The concepts of his Self study are interwoven with issues in Cognitive dissonance, Self-justification, Self-efficacy and Cognitive appraisal. Shinobu Kitayama interconnects Construal level theory, Culture of the United States, Allocentrism and Generalizability theory in the investigation of issues within Self-enhancement.

His most cited work include:

  • Culture and the self: Implications for cognition, emotion, and motivation. (14255 citations)
  • Is there a universal need for positive self-regard? (1586 citations)
  • Individual and collective processes in the construction of the self: Self-enhancement in the United States and self-criticism in Japan. (1095 citations)

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

Shinobu Kitayama spends much of his time researching Social psychology, Cognition, Cognitive psychology, Developmental psychology and Cultural diversity. His Social psychology research integrates issues from Cultural neuroscience, Interdependence and Social cognition. His research ties Social perception and Social cognition together.

His study in Cognition is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Stimulus, Social environment and Perception. Cognitive psychology and Cognitive style are commonly linked in his work. His Developmental psychology research includes elements of Well-being, Personality, Association and Cross-cultural studies.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Social psychology (51.00%)
  • Cognition (17.67%)
  • Cognitive psychology (16.06%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2017-2021)?

  • Social psychology (51.00%)
  • Coronavirus disease 2019 (2.01%)
  • Self construal (2.01%)

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

Shinobu Kitayama mostly deals with Social psychology, Coronavirus disease 2019, Self construal, Pandemic and Developmental psychology. His Norm study in the realm of Social psychology connects with subjects such as Health risk. His work deals with themes such as Cognitive psychology, Association and Testosterone, which intersect with Self construal.

Shinobu Kitayama combines subjects such as Coping, Global health and Behavioural sciences with his study of Pandemic. His Developmental psychology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Neuropsychology and Big Five personality traits, Extraversion and introversion, Personality, Conscientiousness. His work in Cross-cultural addresses issues such as Alpha power, which are connected to fields such as Cultural psychology.

Between 2017 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Using social and behavioural science to support COVID-19 pandemic response. (915 citations)
  • Ten considerations for effectively managing the COVID-19 transition. (62 citations)
  • Mandated Bacillus Calmette-Guérin (BCG) vaccination predicts flattened curves for the spread of COVID-19. (46 citations)

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

  • Social psychology
  • Law
  • Social science

Shinobu Kitayama mainly focuses on Pandemic, Social psychology, Personality, Big Five personality traits and Set. His Pandemic research includes themes of Population size and Per capita. His study of Norm is a part of Social psychology.

His research in the fields of Agreeableness overlaps with other disciplines such as Trait. His studies deal with areas such as Cultural variation, Demographic economics and Neuropsychology as well as Set. His Neuropsychology study incorporates themes from Developmental psychology, Dopamine and Allele.

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Best Publications

Culture and the self: Implications for cognition, emotion, and motivation.

Hazel Rose Markus;Shinobu Kitayama.
Psychological Review (1991)

27726 Citations

Is there a universal need for positive self-regard?

Steven J. Heine;Darrin R. Lehman;Hazel Rose Markus;Shinobu Kitayama.
Psychological Review (1999)

3073 Citations

Individual and collective processes in the construction of the self: Self-enhancement in the United States and self-criticism in Japan.

Shinobu Kitayama;Hazel Rose Markus;Hisaya Matsumoto;Vinai Norasakkunkit;Vinai Norasakkunkit.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (1997)

1981 Citations

Using social and behavioural science to support COVID-19 pandemic response.

Jay J. Van Bavel;Katherine Baicker;Paulo S. Boggio;Valerio Capraro.
Nature Human Behaviour (2020)

1545 Citations

Culture, emotion, and well-being: Good feelings in Japan and the United States.

Shinobu Kitayama;Hazel Rose Markus;Masaru Kurokawa.
Cognition & Emotion (2000)

1294 Citations

Cultures and Selves: A Cycle of Mutual Constitution

Hazel Rose Markus;Shinobu Kitayama.
Perspectives on Psychological Science (2010)

1272 Citations

The cultural matrix of social psychology

Alan Page Fiske;Shinobu Kitayama;Hazel Rose Markus;Richard E. Nisbett.
Handbook of social psychology (1998)

1266 Citations

Divergent consequences of success and failure in japan and north america: an investigation of self-improving motivations and malleable selves.

Steven J. Heine;Shinobu Kitayama;Darrin R. Lehman;Toshitake Takata.
Journal of Personality and Social Psychology (2001)

981 Citations

Perceiving an Object and Its Context in Different Cultures A Cultural Look at New Look

Shinobu Kitayama;Sean Duffy;Tadashi Kawamura;Jeff T. Larsen.
Psychological Science (2003)

970 Citations

A Collective Fear of the Collective: Implications for Selves and Theories of Selves

Hazel Rose Markus;Shinobu Kitayama.
Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin (1994)

949 Citations

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