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Tracy, J. L., Chang, J. T., Robins, R. W., & Trzesniewski, K. H. (in press).  Authentic and hubristic pride: The affective core of self-esteem and narcissism.   Self and Identity.


Sutin, A. R., & Robins, R. W. (in press). When the “I” looks at the “Me”: Autobiographical memory, visual perspective, and the self.  Consciousness and Cognition.


Donnellan, M. B., & Robins, R. W. (in press).  The development of personality across the life span. In G. Matthews and P. Corr (Eds), Cambridge handbook of personality psychology. Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press.


Robins, R. W., & Donnellan, M. B. (in press).  Personality development.  In I. B. Weiner and W. E. Craighead (Eds.), Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology (4th Edition).  New York: Wiley.


Robins, R. W., & Donnellan, M. B. (in press).  Personality.  In I. B. Weiner and W. E. Craighead (Eds.), Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology (4th Edition).  New York: Wiley.


Lodi-Smith, J., Geise, A. C., Roberts, B. W., & Robins, R. W. (in press). Narrating personality change: Antecedents and consequences of personality change narratives in young adulthood.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.


2008

Orth, U., Robins, R. W., & Roberts, B. W. (2008).  Low self-esteem prospectively predicts depression in adolescence and young adulthood. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 95, 695-708.


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Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2008).  The automaticity of emotion recognition. Emotion, 8, 81-95.


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Sutin, A. R., & Robins, R. W. (2008). Going forward by drawing from the past: Personal strivings, personally meaningful memories, and personality traits. Journal of Personality, 76, 631-664.


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Trzesniewski, K. H., Donnellan, M. B., & Robins, R. W. (2008).  Do today’s college students really think they are so extraordinary? An examination of secular changes in narcissism and self-enhancement.  Psychological Science, 19, 181-188. 


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Trzesniewski, K. H., Donnellan, M. B., & Robins, R. W. (2008).  Is “Generation Me” really more narcissistic than previous generations?  Journal of Personality, 76, 903-918


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John, O. P., Robins, R. W., & Pervin, L. A. (2008).  Handbook of personality: Theory and research (3rd Edition).  New York: Guilford.


Kwan, V. S. Y., John, O. P., Robins, R. W., & Kuang, L. L. (2008). Conceptualizing and assessing self-enhancement bias: A componential approach.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 94, 1062-1077.


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Robins, R. W., Trzesniewski, K. H., & Schriber, R. A. (2008).  Assessing self-esteem. In F. T. L. Leong (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Counseling.  Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.


Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2008).  The nonverbal expression of pride: Evidence for cross-cultural recognition.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 94, 516-530.


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Robins, R. W., Tracy, J. L., & Trzesniewski, K. H. (2008).  Naturalizing the self.  In John, O. P., Robins, R. W., & Pervin, L. A. (Editors).  Handbook of personality: Theory and research (3rd Edition).  New York: Guilford.


2007

         Tracy, J. L. & Robins, R. W. (2007). Emerging insights into the nature and function of pride. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 16, 147-150. 

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     Donnellan, M. B., Assad, K. K., Robins, R. W., & Conger, R. D. (2007). Do negative interactions mediate the effects of negative emotionality, communal positive emotionality, and constraint on relationship satisfaction? Journal of Personal and Social Relationships, 24, 557-573.


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     Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2007). The psychological structure of pride: A tale of two facets. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 92, 506-525.


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Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2007). Self-conscious emotions: Where self and emotion meet. In C. Sedikides & S. Spence (Eds.), The self in social psychology. Frontiers of social psychology (pp. 187-209).  New York: Psychology Press.


     Noftle, E. E., & Robins, R. W. (2007).  Personality predictors of academic outcomes: Big Five correlates of GPA and SAT scores.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 93, 116-130.


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     Robins, R. W., Tracy, J. L., & Sherman, J. W. (2007).  What kinds of methods do personality psychologists use? A survey of journal editors and editorial board members. In R. W. Robins, R. C. Fraley, and R. F. Krueger (Eds), Handbook of research methods in personality psychology (pp. 673-678)  New York: Guilford.


     Sutin, A. R., & Robins, R. W. (2007). Phenomenology of autobiographical memories: The Memory Experiences Questionnaire.  Memory, 15, 390-411.  


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     Robins, R. W., Fraley, R. C., & Krueger, R. F. (Eds.) (2007). Handbook of research methods in personality psychology.  New York: Guilford.


     Robins, R. W., Noftle, E. E., & Tracy, J. L. (2007). Assessing self-conscious emotions: A review of self-report and nonverbal measures.  In J. L. Tracy, R. W. Robins, and J. Tangney, The self-conscious emotions: Theory and research (pp. 443-467).  New York: Guilford. 


     Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2007). The self in self-conscious emotions: A cognitive appraisal approach. In J. L. Tracy, R. W. Robins, & J. P. Tangney (Eds), The self-conscious emotions: Theory and research (pp. 3-20).  New York: Guilford. 


     Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2007). The prototypical pride expression: Development of a nonverbal behavior coding system.  Emotion, 7, 789-801.


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     Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2007). The nature of pride.  In J. L. Tracy, R. W. Robins, & J. P. Tangney (Eds), The self-conscious emotions: Theory and research (pp. 263-282).  New York: Guilford. 


     Tracy, J. L., Robins, R. W., & Tangney, J. (2007).  The self-conscious emotions: Theory and research.  New York: Guilford. 


2006

Donnellan, M. B., Trzesniewski, K. H., & Robins, R. W. (2006).  Personality and self-esteem development in adolescence.  In D. Mroczek & T. Little (Eds.), Handbook of personality development (pp. 285-310).  Hillsdale, NJ: Erlbaum.


Trzesniewski, K. H., Donnellan, M. B., Moffitt, T. E., Robins, R. W., Poulton, R., & Caspi, A. (2006). Low self-esteem during adolescence predicts poor health, criminal behavior, and limited economic prospects during adulthood. Developmental Psychology, 42, 381-390. 


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Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2006).  Appraisal antecedents of shame and guilt: Support for a theoretical model.  Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 32, 1339-1351.


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2005

 Donnellan, M. B., Trzesniewski, K. H., Robins, R. W., Moffitt, T. E., & Caspi, A. (2005). Low self-esteem is related to aggression, antisocial behavior, and delinquency.  Psychological Science, 16, 328-335.


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Robins, R. W. (2005).  The nature of personality: Genes, culture, and national character.  Science, 310, 62-63.


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Robins, R. W., & Trzesniewski, K. H. (2005).  Self-esteem development across the lifespan.  Current Directions in Psychological Science, 14, 158-162.


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Robins, R. W., Noftle, E. E., Trzesniewski, K. H., & Roberts, B. W. (2005).  Do people know how their personality has changed? Correlates of perceived and actual personality change in young adulthood.  Journal of Personality, 73, 489-521.


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Sutin, A. R., & Robins, R. W. (2005).  Continuity and correlates of emotions and motives in self-defining memories.  Journal of Personality, 73, 793-824.


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Tracy, J. L., Robins, R. W., & Lagattuta, K. H. (2005).  Can children recognize pride?  Emotion, 5, 251-257.


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2004

Kwan, V. S. Y., John, O. P., Kenny, D. A., Bond, M. H., & Robins, R. W. (2004).  Reconceptualizing individual differences in self-enhancement bias with the Social Relations Model: An integration of social and personality perspectives. Psychological Review, 111, 94-110. 


Paulhus, D. L., Robins, R. W., Trzesniewski, K. H., & Tracy, J. L. (2004). Two replicable suppressor situations in personality research.  Multivariate Behavioral Research, 39, 303-328.


Roberts, B. W., & Robins, R. W. (2004). Person-environment fit and its implications for personality development: A longitudinal study.  Journal of Personality, 72, 89-110. 


Roberts, B. W., O’Donnell, M., & Robins, R. W. (2004).  Goal and personality trait development in emerging adulthood.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 87, 541-550.


Robins, R. W., Mendelsohn, G. A., Connell, J. B., & Kwan, V. (2004).  Do people agree about the causes of behavior?  A Social Relations Analysis of behavior ratings and causal attributions.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 86, 334-344. 


Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2004). Keeping the self in self-conscious emotions: Further arguments for a theoretical model. Psychological Inquiry, 15, 171-177 [authors’ response]. 


Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2004). Putting the self into self-conscious emotions: A theoretical model. Psychological Inquiry, 15, 103-125 [target article].


Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2004).  Show your pride: Evidence for a discrete emotion expression.  Psychological Science, 15, 194-197.  


Vazire, S., & Robins, R. W. (2004). Beyond the Justification Hypothesis: A broader theory of the evolution of self-consciousness.  Journal of Clinical Psychology, 60, 1271-1273.


Tracy, J. L., Robins, R. W., & Gosling, S. D. (2004).  Exploring the roots of contemporary psychology: Using empirical indices to identify scientific trends.  In T. C. Dalton and R. B. Evans (Eds.), The life cycle of psychological ideas: Understanding prominence and the dynamics of intellectual change (105-130).  New York: Plenum.


Trzesniewski, K. H., Robins, R. W., Roberts, B. W., & Caspi, A. (2004).  Personality and self-esteem development across the lifespan.  In P. T. Costa, Jr. and I. C. Siegler (Eds), Recent advances in psychology and aging (pp. 163-185).  Amsterdam, The Netherlands: Elsevier Science. 


 

Robins, R. W., & Cooper, L. (2004).  Overview of the proceedings of the 2003 meeting of the Association for Research in Personality.  Journal of Research in Personality, 38, 1-2. 


2003

Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2003). Does pride belong in the pantheon? Emotion Reports, 18, 7-8. 


Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2003). Does pride have a recognizable expression? In P. Ekman, J. J. Campos, R. J. Davidson, & F. B. M. de Waal (Eds.), Emotions inside out: 130 years after Darwin’s “The expression of emotions in man and animals.” Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences, 1000, 313-315.


Tracy, J. L., & Robins, R. W. (2003).  “Death of a (narcissistic) salesman”: An integrative model of fragile self-esteem. Psychological Inquiry, 14, 57-62. [Comment] 


Trzesniewski, K. H., Donnellan, M. B., & Robins, R. W. (2003). Stability of self-esteem across the lifespan.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 84, 205-220.


Roberts, B. W., Robins, R. W., Caspi, A., & Trzesniewski, K. H. (2003).  Personality trait development in adulthood.  In J. T. Mortimer & M. Shanahan (Eds.), Handbook of the life course (pp. 579-595). New York: Plenum.


Robins, R. W., & Tracy, J. L. (2003). Setting an agenda for a person-centered approach to personality development: Commentary. Monographs  of the Society for Research in Child Development, 68, 110-122.


2002

Robins, R. W., Trzesniewski, K. H., Tracy, J. L., Gosling, S. D., & Potter, J. (2002).  Global self-esteem across the lifespan. Psychology and Aging, 17, 423-434.


Robins, R. W. (2002).  Overview of the proceedings of the 2002 meeting of the Association for Research in Personality.  Journal of Research in Personality, 36, 539-540.  


Robins, R. W., & Pals, J. L. (2002).  Implicit self-theories in the academic domain: Implications for goal orientation, attributions, affect, and self-esteem change.  Self and Identity, 1, 313-336.


Robins, R. W., Caspi, A., & Moffitt, T. (2002).  It's not just who you're with, it's who you are: Personality and relationship experiences across multiple relationships.  Journal of Personality, 70, 925-964.  


2001

Moffitt, T. E., Robins, R. W., & Caspi, A. (2001).  A couples analysis of partner abuse with implications for abuse prevention. Criminology and Public Policy, 1, 5-36.


Connell, J. B., Mendelsohn, G. A., Robins, R. W., & Canny, J. (2001).  Effects of communication medium on interpersonal perceptions: Don't hang up on the phone yet.  Proceedings of the ACM Group Conference, 117-124.


Robins, R. W., & Beer, J. S. (2001). Positive illusions about the self: Short-term benefits and longterm costs. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 80, 340-352.


Robins, R. W., & Paulhus, D. P. (2001). The character of self-enhancers: Implications for organizations.  In R. T. Hogan & B. W. Roberts (Eds.), Personality Psychology in the Workplace (pp. 193-219).  Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.


Robins, R. W., Fraley, R. C., Roberts, B. W., & Trzesniewski, K. H. (2001). A longitudinal study of personality change in young adulthood.  Journal of Personality, 69, 617-640. 


Robins, R. W., Hendin, H. M., & Trzesniewski, K. H. (2001). Measuring global self-esteem: Construct validation of a single item measure and the Rosenberg Self-Esteem scale. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 27, 151-161.


Robins, R. W., Tracy, J. L., & Shaver, P. R. (2001).  Shamed into self-love: Dynamics, roots, and functions of narcissism.  Psychological Inquiry, 12, 230-236.


Robins, R. W., Tracy, J. L., Trzesniewski, K. H., Gosling, S. D., & Potter, J. (2001). Personality correlates of self-esteem.  Journal of Research in Personality, 35, 463-482.


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