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Nostalgia

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2024

Dai, Y., Jiang, T., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2024). Nostalgia counteracts social anxiety and enhances interpersonal competence. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 15(5), 581–591. https://doi.org/10.1177/19485506231187680 

Hepper, E. G., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Cheung, W. Y., Abakoumkin, G., Arikan, G., Aveyard, M., Baldursson, E. B., Bialobrzeska, O., Bouamama, S., Bouzaouech, I., Brambilla, M., Burger, A. M., Chen, S. X., Cisek, S., Demassosso, D., Estevan-Reina, L., González Gutiérrez, R., Gu, L., . . . Zengel, B. (2024). Pancultural nostalgia in action: Prevalence, triggers, and psychological functions of nostalgia across cultures. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 153(3), 754–777. https://doi.org/10.1037/xge0001521 

Kawasaki, S., Zou, X., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). How strong cultures influence employee well-being: An organizational nostalgia approach. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 53(12), 1155–1173. https://doi.org/10.1111/jasp.13004 

Lasaleta, J. D., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2024). Nostalgia increases punitiveness by intensifying moral concern. Scientific Reports, 14, Article 11425. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-024-61858-x 

Leunissen, J. M., Van Dijke, M., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2024). Organisational nostalgia: The construct, the scale, and its implications for organisational functioning. British Journal of Management, 35, 816–838. https://doi.org/10.1111/1467-8551.12740 

Naidu, E., Gabriel, S., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2024). Reliving the good old days: Nostalgia increases psychological wellbeing through collective effervescence. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 15(1), 22–32. https://doi.org/10.1177/19485506221149813 

Oliver, A., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Parker, M. O., Wood, A. P., & Redhead, E. S. (2024). Nostalgia assuages spatial anxiety. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 112, Article 104586. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jesp.2023.104586 

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2024). Trait nostalgia. Personality and Individual Differences, 221, Article 112554. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2024.112554 

Wang, Y., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Wu, M., & Cai, H. (2024). Trajectory of nostalgia in emerging adulthood. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 50(4), 629–644. https://doi.org/10.1177/01461672221143241 

Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2024). Nostalgia and protection of psychological wellbeing during the COVID-19 pandemic. In M. K. Miller (Ed.), The social science of the COVID-19 pandemic: A call to action for researchers (pp. 362–374). Cambridge University Press. 

Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2024). Psychology and nostalgia: A primer on experimental nostalgia inductions. In T. Becker & D. Trigg (Eds.), The Routledge handbook of nostalgia (pp. 54-69). Routledge. 

Wohl, M. J. A., Dowson, M. E., Salmon, M. M., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2023). The utility of nostalgia for unhealthy populations: A systematic review and narrative analysis. British Journal of Social Psychology, 63, 234–255. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjso.12676 

2023

Bialobrzeska, O., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). From nostalgia, through communion, to psychological benefits: The moderating role of narcissism. Self and Identity, 22(6), 950–972. https://doi.org/10.1080/15298868.2023.2228544 

Chen, J., Wildschut, T., Layous, K., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Identifying nostalgia in text: The development and validation of the Nostalgia Dictionary. Journal of Consumer Psychology, 33(4), 728–742. https://doi.org/10.1177/10.1002/jcpy.1359 

Frischlich, L., Clever, L., Wulf, T., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Populists’ reliance on nostalgia: A supervised machine learning approach. International Journal of Communication, 17, 2113–2137.

Redhead, E. S., Wildschut, T., Oliver, A., Parker, M. O., Wood, A., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Nostalgia enhances route learning in a virtual environment. Cognition and Emotion, 37(4), 617-632. https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2023.2185877 

Reid, C. A., Green, J. D., Buchmaier, S., McSween, D. K, Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Food-evoked nostalgia. Cognition and Emotion, 37(1), 34-48.  https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2022.2142525 

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2023). Nostalgia as motivation. Current Opinion in Psychology, 49, 101537. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.copsyc.2022.101537 

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2023). The psychological, social, and societal relevance of nostalgia. Current Opinion in Psychology, 52, 101609. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.copsyc.2023.101609 

Smeekes, A., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2023). Collective nostalgia: Triggers and consequences for collective action. British Journal of Social Psychology, 62(1), 197-214. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjso.12567 

Wang, Y., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Yang, Y., & Cai, H. (2023). Distress prospectively predicts higher nostalgia, and nostalgia prospectively predicts lower distress. Journal of Personality, 91, 1478–1492. https://doi.org/10.1111/jopy.12824 

 Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Water from the lake of memory: The regulatory model of nostalgia. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 32(1), 57–64. https://doi.org/10.1177/09637214221121768 

Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Benefits of nostalgia in vulnerable populations. European Review of Social Psychology, 34(1), 44–91. https://doi.org/10.1080/10463283.2022.2036005 

Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Kelley, N. J. (2023). Trait nostalgia: Four scales and a recommendation. Current Opinion in Psychology, 52, 101608. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.copsyc.2023.101608 

Yung, Y.-F., Hepper, E. G., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Criteria and methods for assessing cultural universality of cognitive representations underlying complex psychological constructs. In M. J. Gelfand, C.-Y. Chiu, & Y.-y. Hong (Eds.), Handbook of advances in culture and psychology (Vol. 10, pp. 261–340). Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780190079741.001.0001 

Yung, Y.-F., Hepper, E. G., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2023). Criteria and methods for assessing cultural universality of cognitive representations underlying complex psychological constructs. In M. J. Gelfand, C.-Y. Chiu, & Y.-y. Hong (Eds.), Handbook of advances in culture and psychology (Vol. 10, pp. 261–340). Oxford University Press. https://doi.org/10.1093/oso/9780190079741.001.0001 

Zou, C., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2023). How good is organizational nostalgia in the time of pandemic? Unpacking a pathway from COVID-related stress to authenticity at work. Self and Identity, 22(4), 620-638. https://doi.org/10.1080/15298868.2022.2154258 

2022

Biskas, M., Juhl, J., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Saroglou, V. (2022). Nostalgia and spirituality: The roles of self-continuity and meaning in life. Social Psychology, 53(3), 152–162. https://doi.org/10.1027/1864-9335/a000487 

Dodd, E., Ismail, S., Christopher, G., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Cheston, R. (2022). Nostalgic conversations: The co-production of an intervention package for people living with dementia and their spouse. Dementia, 21(2), 489-501. https://doi.org/10.1177/14713012211047350 

Fleury, J., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Coon, D., & Komnenich, P. (2022). Feeling safe and nostalgia in healthy aging. Frontiers in Psychology, 13, 843051. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2022.843051 

Hong, E. K., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2022). How does nostalgia conduce to self-continuity? The roles of identity narrative, associative links, and stability. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 48(5), 735-749. https://doi.org/10.1177/01461672211024889 

Ismail, S., Dodd, E., Christopher, G., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Cheston, R. (2021). The content and function of nostalgic memories of people living with dementia. The International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 94(4), 436-459. https://doi.org/10.1177/00914150211024185 

Kelley, N. J., Davis, W. E., Dang, J., Liu, L., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2022). Nostalgia confers psychological wellbeing by increasing authenticity. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 102, 104379. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jesp.2022.104379 

Layous, K., Kurtz, J. L., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2022). The effect of a multi-week nostalgia intervention on well-being: Mechanisms and moderation. Emotion, 22(8), 1952-1968. https://doi.org/10.1037/emo0000817 

Luo, Y. L. L., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C., & Cai, H. (2022). Nostalgia and satisfaction with life: A behavioral genetic analysis. Journal of Happiness Studies, 23, 3347–3361. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10902-022-00548-9 

Sedikides, C., Leunissen, J. M., & Wildschut, T. (2022). The psychological benefits of music-evoked nostalgia. Psychology of Music, 50(6), 2044-2062. https://doi.org/10.1177/03057356211064641 

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2022). Nostalgia across cultures. Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology, 16, 1-16. https://doi.org/10.1177/18344909221091649 

Turner, R. N., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2022). Reducing social distance caused by weight stigma: Nostalgia changes behavior toward overweight individuals. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 52(6), 429–438. https://doi.org/10.1111/jasp.12869 

Wildschut, R. T., & Sedikides, C. (2022). The measurement of nostalgia. In W. Ruch, A. B., Bakker, L. Tay, & F. Gander (Eds.), Handbook of positive psychology assessment (pp. 438-451). Hogrefe. 

Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2022). Psychology and nostalgia: Towards a functional approach. In M. H. Jacobsen (Ed.), Intimations of nostalgia: Multidisciplinary explorations of an enduring emotion (pp. 110-128). Bristol University Press. 

Yang, Z., Wildschut, T., Izuma, K., Gu, R., Luo, Y. L. L., Cai, H., & Sedikides, C. (2022). Patterns of brain activity associated with nostalgia: A social-cognitive neuroscience perspective. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience, 17(12), 1131–1144. https://doi.org/10.1093/scan/nsac036 

Zhou, X., Sedikides, C., Mo. T., Li, W., Hong, E., & Wildschut, T. (2022). The restorative power of nostalgia: Thwarting loneliness by raising happiness during the COVID-19 pandemic. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 13(4), 803-815. https://doi.org/10.17605/OSF.IO/U5RJB 

 2021

Evans, N. D., Reyes, J., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Fetterman, A. K. (2021). Mental transportation mediates nostalgia’s psychological benefits. Cognition and Emotion, 35(1), 84-95. https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2020.1806788

Fetterman, A. K., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2021). Bring back my Barry to me: Nostalgia for Barack Obama and political outcomes. Personality and Individual Differences, 180, 110979. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2021.110979

Frankenbach, J., Wildschut, T., Juhl, J., & Sedikides, C. (2020). Does neuroticism disrupt the psychological benefits of nostalgia? A meta-analytic test. European Journal of Personality, 35(2), 249-266. https://doi.org/10.1080/10.1002/per.2276

Green, J. D., Cairo, A. H., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2021). The ties that bind: University nostalgia fosters relational and collective university engagement. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 580731. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2020.580731

Hepper, E. G., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Robertson, S., & Routledge, C. D. (2021). Time capsule: Nostalgia shields psychological wellbeing from limited time horizons. Emotion, 21(3), 644-664. https://doi.org/10.1037/emo0000728

Hong, E. K., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2021). Nostalgia strengthens global self-continuity through holistic thinking. Cognition and Emotion, 35(4), 730-737. https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2020.1862064 

Jiang, T., Cheung, W.-Y., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2021). Nostalgia, reflection, brooding: Psychological benefits and autobiographical memory functions. Consciousness and Cognition, 90, 103107. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.concog.2021.103107

Juhl, J., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Xiong, X., & Zhou, X. (2021). Nostalgia promotes help seeking by fostering social connectedness. Emotion, 21(3), 631-643. 

https://doi.org/10.1037/emo0000720

Leunissen, J.M., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Routledge, C. (2021). The hedonic character of nostalgia: An integrative data analysis. Emotion Review, 13(2), 139-156. https://doi.org/10.1177/1754073920950455  

Petkanopoulou, K., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2021). Nostalgia and biculturalism: How host-culture nostalgia fosters bicultural identity integration. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 52(2), 184-191. https://doi.org/10.1177/0022022120988345 

Reid, C. A., Green, J. D., Short, S. D., Willis, K. D., Moloney, J. M., Collison, E. A., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Gramling, S. (2021). The past as a resource for the bereaved: Nostalgia predicts declines in distress. Cognition and Emotion, 35(2) 256-268. https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2020.1825339

Smeekes, A., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2021). Longing for the “good old days” of our country: National nostalgia as a new master-frame of populist radical-right parties. Journal of Theoretical Social Psychology, 5, 90-102. https://doi.org/10.1002/jts5.78  

Stefaniak, A., Wohl, M. J. A., Sedikides, C., Smeekes, A., & Wildschut, T. (2021). Different pasts for different political folk: Political orientation predicts collective nostalgia content. Frontiers in Political Science, 3: 63368. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpos.2021.633688 

Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Smeekes, A. (2021). Nostalgia and populism: An empirical psychological perspective. Zeithistorische Forschungen|Studies in Contemporary History, 18, 125-132. https://doi.org/10.14765/zzf.dok-2297 

Yang, Z., Sedikides, C., Izuma, K., Wildschut, T., Kashima, E. S., Luo, Y. L. L., Chen, J., & Cai, H. (2021). Nostalgia enhances detection of death threat: Neural and behavioral evidence. Scientific Reports, 11: 12662. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-91322-z

 2020

Abakoumkin, G., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2020). Nostalgia proneness and the collective self. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 570621.  https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2020.570621

Cheung, W.-Y., Hepper, E. G., Reid, C. A., Green, J. D., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2020). Anticipated nostalgia: Looking forward to looking back. Cognition and Emotion, 34(3), 511-525. https://doi.org/10.1080/02699931.2019.1649247

Juhl, J., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Diebel, T., Cheung, W. Y., & Vingerhoets, A. J. (2020). Nostalgia proneness and empathy: Generality, underlying mechanism, and implications for prosocial behavior. Journal of Personality, 88, 485-500. https://doi.org/10.1111/jopy.1250 

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2020). The motivational potency of nostalgia: The future is called yesterday. Advances in Motivation Science, 7, 75-111. https://doi.org/10.1016/bs.adms.2019.05.001

Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2020). The psychology of nostalgia: Delineating the emotion’s nature and functions. In M. H. Jacobson (Ed.), Nostalgia now: Cross-disciplinary perspectives on the past in the present (p. 47-65). Routledge Press.

 

2019

Abakoumkin, G., Hepper, E. G., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2019). From nostalgia through social connectedness to self-continuity: Replication and extension. Hellenic Journal of Psychology, 16, 127-144.

Bialobrzeska, O., Elliot, A. J., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2019). Nostalgia counteracts the negative relation between threat appraisals and intrinsic motivation in an educational context. Learning and Individual Differences, 69, 219-224. doi:10.1016/j.lindif.2018.04.011

Biskas, M., Cheung, W.-Y., Juhl, J., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Hepper, E. G. (2019). A prologue to nostalgia: Savoring creates nostalgic memories that foster optimism. Cognition and Emotion, 33(3), 417-427. doi:10.1080/02699931.2018.1458705

Luo, Y. L. L. Way, B., Welker, K., DeWall, C. N., Bushman, B. J., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2019). 5HTTLPR polymorphism is associated with nostalgia proneness: The role of neuroticism. Social Neuroscience, 14(2), 183-190. doi:10.1080/17470919.2017.1414717

Sedikides C., & Wildschut, T. (2019). The sociality of personal and collective nostalgia. European Review of Social Psychology, 30(1), 23-173. doi:10.1080/10463283.2019.1630098

Van Dijke, M., Leunissen, J. M., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2019). Nostalgia promotes intrinsic motivation and effort in the presence of low interaction justice. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 150, 46-61. doi:10.1016/j.obhdp.2018.12.003

Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Bruder, M., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Göritz, A. S. (2019). An appraisal profile of nostalgia. Emotion, 19(1), 21-36. doi:10.1037/emo0000417

Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2019). How nostalgia infuses life with meaning: from social connectedness to self-continuity. European Journal of Social Psychology, 49, 521-532. doi:10.1002/ejsp.2519

Zou, X., Lee, M., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2019). Nostalgia increases financial risk-taking. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 45(5), 907-919. doi:10.1177/0146167218799717

Zhou, X., Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Mei, D., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2019). Hungering for the past: Nostalgic food labels increase purchase intentions and actual consumption. Appetite, 140, 151-158. doi:10.1016/j.appet.2019.05.007

 

Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Alowidy, D. (2019). Hanin: Nostalgia among Syrian refugees. European Journal of Social Psychology, 49(7), 1368-1384. doi:10.1002/ejsp.2590

2018

 

Cheung, W.-Y., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2018). Autobiographical memory functions of nostalgia in comparison to rumination: Similarity and uniqueness. Memory, 26, 229-237.  doi:10.1080/09658211.2017.1346129

Ismail, S., Christopher, G., Dodd, E., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Ingram, T. A., Jones, R. W., Nooman, K. A., Tingley, D., & Cheston, R. (2018). Psychological and mnemonic benefits of nostalgia for people with dementia. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease, 65, 1327-1344. doi:10.3233/JAD-180075

Leunissen, J. M., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Cohen, T. R. (2018). Organizational nostalgia lowers turnover intentions by increasing work meaning: The moderating role of burnout. Journal of Occupational Health Psychology, 23, 44-57. doi:10.1037/ocp0000059

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2018). Finding meaning in nostalgia. Review of General Psychology, 22(1), 48-61. doi:10.1037/gpr0000109

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Stephan, E. (2018). Nostalgia shapes and potentiates the future. In J. P. Forgas & R. F. Baumeister (Eds.), The social psychology of living well (pp. 181-199). New York, NY: Routledge

Turner, R. N., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2018). Fighting ageism through nostalgia. European Journal of Social Psychology, 48, 196-208. doi:10.1002/ejsp.2317

Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2018). Adverse weather evokes nostalgia. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 44, 984-995. doi:10.1177/0146167218756030

Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2018). Nostalgia’s place among self-conscious emotions. Cognition and Emotion, 32, 742-759. doi:10.1080/02699931.2017.1351331

Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Robertson, S. (2018). Sociality and intergenerational transfer of older adults’ nostalgia. Memory, 26, 1030-1041. doi:10.1080/09658211.2018.1470645

Wohl, M. J. A., Kim, H. S., Salmon, M., Santesso, D., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2018). Self-discontinuity-induced nostalgia improves the odd of a self-reported quit attempt among people living with addiction. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 75, 83-94. doi:10.1016/j.jesp.2017.11.011

 

Zou, X., Wildschut, T., Cable, D., & Sedikides, C. (2018). Nostalgia for host culture facilitates repatriation success: The role of self-continuity. Self and Identity, 17, 327-342. doi:10.1080/15298868.2017.1378123

2017

Abakoumkin, G., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Bakarou, M. (2017). Nostalgia in response to group-based exclusion: The role of attachment-related avoidance. European Journal of Social Psychology, 47, 373–381. doi:10.1002/ejsp.2235

Cheung, W.-Y., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2017). Nostalgia and prejudice reduction. Personality and Individual Differences, 109, 89-97. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2016.12.045

Cheung, W.-Y., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Tausch, N., & Ayanian, A. H. (2017). Collective nostalgia is associated with stronger outgroup-directed anger and participation in ingroup-favoring collective action. Journal of Social and Political Psychology, jspp.psychopen.eu | 2195-3325.

2016

Cheung, W. Y., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2016). Induced nostalgia increases optimism (via social connectedness and self-esteem) among individuals high, but not low, in trait nostalgia. Personality and Individual Differences, 90, 283-288. doi:10.1016/j.paid.20215.11.028

Luo, Y. L. L., Liu, Y., Cai, H., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2016). Nostalgia and self-enhancement: Phenotypic and genetic approaches. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 7, 857-866. doi:10.1177/1948550616660158

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2016a). Past forward: Nostalgia as a motivational force. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 20, 319-321. doi: 10.1016/j.tics.2016.01.008

Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2016b). Nostalgia: A bittersweet emotion that confers psychological health benefits. In J. Johnson & A. Wood (Eds.), The handbook of positive clinical psychology (pp. 25-136). Hoboken, NJ: Wiley.

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Cheung, W.-Y., Routledge, C., Hepper, E. G., Arndt, J., Vail, K., Zhou, X., Brackstone, K., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2016). Nostalgia fosters self-continuity: Uncovering the mechanism (social connectedness) and the consequence (eudaimonic well-being). Emotion, 16, 524-539. doi:10.1037/emo0000136

2015

Abeyta, A. A., Routledge, C., & Juhl, J. (2015). Looking back to move forward: Nostalgia as a psychological resource for promoting relationship aspirations and overcoming relationship challenges. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 109, 1029-1044. doi:10.1037/pspi0000036
Abeyta, A., Routledge, C., Roylance, C., Wildschut, R. T., & Sedikides, C. (2015). Attachment-related avoidance and the social and agentic content of nostalgic memories. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 32, 406-413. doi:10.1177/0265407514533770

Reid, C. A., Green, J. D., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2015). Scent-evoked nostalgia. Memory, 23, 157-166. doi:10.1080/09658211.2013.876048

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Routledge, C., Arndt, J., Hepper, E. G., & Zhou, X. (2015). To nostalgize: Mixing memory with affect and desire. Advances in Experimental Social Psychology, 51, 189-273. doi:10.1016/bs.aesp.2014.10.001

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Routledge, C., & Arndt, J. (2015). Nostalgia counteracts self-discontinuity and restores self-continuity. European Journal of Social Psychology, 45, 52-61. doi:10.1002/ejsp.2073

Stephan, E., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Cheung, W. Y., Routledge, C., & Arndt, J. (2015). Nostalgia-evoked inspiration: Mediating mechanisms and motivational implications. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 41, 1395-1410. doi:10.1177/0146167215596985
Tullett, A. M., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Inzlicht, M. (2015). Right-frontal cortical asymmetry predicts increased proneness to nostalgia. Psychophysiology, 52, 990-996. doi: 10.1111/psyp.12438

Van Dijke, M., Wildschut, T., Leunissen, J., & Sedikides, C. (2015). Nostalgia buffers the negative impact of low procedural injustice on cooperation. Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes, 127, 15-29.

Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2015). The mnemonic muse: Nostalgia fosters creativity through openness to experience. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 59, 1-7. doi: 10.1016//j.jesp.2015.02.002

2014

Hepper, E. G., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Ritchie, T. D., Yung, Y.-F., Hansen, N., Abakoumkin, G., Arikan, G., Cisek, S. Z., Demassosso, D. B., Gebauer, J. E., Gerber, J. P., González, R., Kusumi, T., Misra, G., Rusu, M., Ryan, O., Stephan, E., Vingerhoets, A. J. J., & Zhou, X. (2014). Pancultural nostalgia: Prototypical conceptions across cultures. Emotion, 14, 733-747. htpp://dx.doi.org/10.1037/a0036790

Lasaleta, J. D., Sedikides, C., & Vohs, K. D. (2014). Nostalgia weakens the desire for money. Journal of Consumer Research, 41, 713-729. doi: 10.1086/677227

Routledge, C., Juhl, J., Abeyta, A., & Roylance, C. (2014). Using the past to promote a peaceful future: Nostalgia proneness mitigates existential threat induced nationalistic self-sacrifice. Social Psychology, 45, 339-346. doi:10.1027/1864-9335/a000172

Stephan, E., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Zhou, X., He, W., Routledge, C., Cheung, W. Y., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2014). The mnemonic mover: Nostalgia regulates avoidance and approach motivation. Emotion, 14, 545-561. doi: 10.1037/a0035673

Wildschut, T., Bruder, M., Robertson, S., Van Tilburg, A. P. W., & Sedikides, C. (2014). Collective nostalgia: A group-level emotion that confers unique benefits on the group. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 107, 844-863. doi: http://psycnet.apa.org/journals/psp/107/5/844/

2013

Cheung, W. Y., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Hepper, E. G., Arndt, J., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2013). Back to the future: Nostalgia increases optimism. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39, 1484-1496.

Juhl, J., & Routledge, C. (2013). Nostalgia bolsters perceptions of a meaningful self in a meaningful world. In J. Hicks & C. Routledge (Eds.), The experience of meaning in life: Perspectives from the psychological sciences (pp. 213-226). New York, NY: Springer Press.

Routledge, C., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Juhl, J. (2013). Finding meaning in the past: Nostalgia as an existential resource. In K. Markman, T. Proulx, & M. Lindberg (Eds.), The psychology of meaning (pp. 297-316). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Routledge, C., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Juhl, J. (2013). Nostalgia as a resource for psychological health and well-being. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 7, 808-818.

Seehusen, J., Cordaro, F., Wildschut, T., Sedikides. C., Routledge, C., Blackhart, G. C., & Epstude, K., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2013). Individual differences in nostalgia proneness: The integrating role of the need to belong. Personality and Individual Differences, 55, 904-908.

Turner, R. N., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Gheorghiu, M. (2013). Combating the mental health stigma with nostalgia. European Journal of Social Psychology, 43, 413-422.

Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Igou, E. R., & Sedikides, C. (2013). In search of meaningfulness: Nostalgia as an antidote to boredom. Emotion, 13, 450-461.

2012

Hepper, E. G., Ritchie, T. D., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2012). Odyssey’s end: Lay conceptions of nostalgia reflect its original Homeric meaning. Emotion, 12, 102-119.

Juhl, J., Sand, E., & Routledge, C. (2012). The effects of nostalgia and avoidant attachment on relationship satisfaction and romantic motives. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 29, 661–670.

Routledge, C., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Juhl, J., & Arndt, J. (2012). The power of the past: Nostalgia as a meaning-making resource. Memory, 20, 452-460.

Stephan, E., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2012). Mental travel into the past: Differentiating recollections of nostalgic, ordinary, and positive events. European Journal of Social Psychology, 42, 290-298.

Turner, R. N., Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2012). Dropping the weight stigma: Nostalgia improves attitudes toward persons who are overweight. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48, 130-137.

 

Vess, M., Arndt, J., Routledge, C., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2012). Nostalgia as a resource for the self. Self and Identity, 3, 273-284.

 

Zhou, X., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Shi, K., & Feng, C. (2012). Nostalgia: The gift that keeps on giving. Journal of Consumer Research, 39, 39-50.

 

Zhou, X., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Chen, X., & Vingerhoets, A. J. J. M. (2012). Heartwarming memories: Nostalgia maintains physiological comfort. Emotion, 12, 678-684.

 

2011

 

Hart, C. M., Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Arndt, J., Routledge, C., & Vingerhoets, Ad J. J. M. (2011). Nostalgic recollections of high and low narcissists. Journal of Research in Personality, 45, 238-242.

 

Routledge C., Arndt, J., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Hart, C., Juhl, J., Vingerhoets, A. J., & Scholtz, W. (2011). The past makes the present meaningful: Nostalgia as an existential resource. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101, 638-652.

 

Wildschut, C., Sedikides, C., & Cordaro, F. (2011). Self-regulatory interplay between negative and positive emotions: The case of loneliness and nostalgia. In I. Nyklicek, A. J. J. M. Vingerhoets, & M. Zeelenberg (Eds.), Emotion regulation and well-being (pp. 67-83). New York, NY: Springer.

 

2010

 

Barrett, F. S., Grimm, K. J., Robins, R. W., Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., & Janata, P. (2010). Music-evoked nostalgia: Affect, memory, and personality. Emotion, 10, 390-403.

 

Juhl, J., Routledge, C., Arndt, J., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2010). Fighting the future with the past: On the death-anxiety buffering function of nostalgia. Journal of Research in Personality, 44, 309-314.

 

Gebauer, J., & Sedikides, C. (2010). Yearning for yesterday: Dwell on the past— It’s good for you. Scientific American Mind, 23, 30-35. doi:10.1038/scientificamericanmind0710-30

 

Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Routledge, C., Arndt, J., & Cordaro, P. (2010). Nostalgia as a repository of social connectedness: The role of attachment-related avoidance. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 98, 573-586.

 

2009

 

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Routledge, C. R, Arndt, J., & Zhou, X. (2009). Buffering acculturative stress and facilitating cultural adaptation: Nostalgias as a psychological resource. In R. S. Wyer, Jr., C.-y. Chiu, & Y.-y. Hong (Eds.), Understanding culture: Theory, research, and application (pp. 361-378). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

 

Wildschut, T., & Sedikides, C. (2009). Nostalgia. In H. T. Reis & S. Sprecher (Eds.), Encyclopedia of human relationships (Vol. 2, pp. 1168-1170). Los Angeles, CA: Sage Publications.

 

2008

 

Routledge, C., Arndt, J., Sedikides, C., & Wildschut, T. (2008). A blast from the past: The terror management function of nostalgia. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 132-140.

 

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Arndt, J., & Routledge, C. (2008). Nostalgia: past, present, and future. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 17, 304-307.

 

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Gaertner, L., Routledge, C., & Arndt, J. (2008). Nostalgia as enabler of self-continuity. In F. Sani (Ed.), Self-continuity: Individual and collective perspectives (pp. 227-239). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

 

Zhou, X, Sedikides, C., Wildschut, C., & Gao, D.-G. (2008). Counteracting loneliness: On the restorative function of nostalgia. Psychological Science, 19, 1023-1029.

 

2006

 

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., Arndt, J., & Routledge, C. D. (2006). Affect and the self. In J. P. Forgas (Ed.), Affect in social thinking and behavior: Frontiers in social psychology (pp. 197-215). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

 

Wildschut, T., Sedikides, C., Arndt, J., & Routledge, C. D. (2006). Nostalgia: Content, triggers, functions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 91, 975-993.

 

2004

 

 

Sedikides, C., Wildschut, T., & Baden, D. (2004). Nostalgia: Conceptual issues and existential functions. In J. Greenberg, S. Koole, & T. Pyszczynski (Eds.), Handbook of experimental existential psychology (pp. 200-214). New York, NY: Guilford Press.

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