Key Papers by Topic

Environmental Psychology

Bain, P. G., Milfont, T. L., Kashima, Y., Bilewicz, M., Doron, G., Garðarsdóttir, R. B., Gouveia, V. V., Guan, Y., Johansson, L., Pasquali, C., Corral-Verdugo, V., Aragones, J. I., Utsugi, A., Demarque, C., Otto, S., Park, J., Soland, M., Steg, L., González, R, Lebedeva, N., Madsen, O. J., Wagner, C., Akotia, C. S., Kurz, T, Saiz, J. L., Schultz, P. W. Einarsdóttir, G. & Saviolidis, N. M. (2016). Co-benefits of addressing climate change can motivate action around the world. Nature Climate Change, 6, 154-157.

Milfont, T. L., Evans, L., Sibley, C. G., Ries, J., & Cunningham, A. (2014). Proximity to coast is linked to climate change belief. PLoS ONE — click to see article

Milfont, T. L. (2012). The interplay between knowledge, perceived efficacy and concern about global warming and climate change: A one-year longitudinal study. Risk Analysis, 32, 1003-1020.

Cross-Cultural Psychology

Ferreira, M. C., Fischer, R., Porto, J., Pilati, R., & Milfont, T. L. (2012). Unravelling the mystery of Brazilian jeitinho: A cultural exploration of social norms. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 38, 331-344.

Taras, V., Sarala, R., Muchinsky, P., Kemmelmeier, M., Avsec, A., Aygun, Z. K., … Milfont, T. L.… (2014). Opposite ends of the same stick? Multi-method test of the dimensionality of individualism and collectivism. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 45, 213-245.

Owe, E., Vignoles, V. L., Becker, M., Brown, R., Smith, P. B., Lee, S. W. S., … Milfont, T. L. … (2013). Contextualism as an important facet of individualism-collectivism: Personhood beliefs across 37 national groups. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 44, 24-45.

Human Values

Fischer, R., Milfont, T. L., & Gouveia, V. V. (2011). Does social context affect value structures? Testing the intra-cultural stability of value structures with a functional theory of values. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 42, 253-270.

Gouveia, V. V., Milfont, T. L., & Guerra, V. M. (2014). The functional theory of human values: From intentional overlook to first acknowledgement—A reply to Schwartz (2014). Personality and Individual Differences,68, 250-253.

Milfont, T. L., Milojev, P., & Sibley, C. G. (in press). Values stability and change in adulthood: A three-year longitudinal study of rank-order stability and mean-level differences. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

Individual Differences

Milfont, T. L., Merry, S. N., Robinson, E. M., Denny, S. J., Crengle, S., & Ameratunga, S. N. (2008). Evaluating the short form of the Reynolds adolescent depression scale in New Zealand adolescents. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 42, 950-954.

Sircova, A., van de Vijver, F. J. R., Osin, E., Milfont, T. L., Fieulaine, N., Kislali-Erginbilgic, A, Zimbardo, P. G., & 54 members of the International Time Perspective Research Project (2014). A global look at time: A 24-country study of the equivalence of the Zimbardo Time Perspective Inventory. SAGE Open.

 Milfont, T. L., & Duckitt, J. (2010). The environmental attitudes inventory: A valid and reliable measure to assess the structure of environmental attitudes. Journal of Environmental Psychology, 30, 80-94.

Research Methods

Denny, S. J., Milfont, T. L., Utter, J., Robinson, E. M., Ameratunga, S. N., Merry, S. N., Fleming, T. M., & Watson, P. D. (2008). Hand-held internet tablets for school-based data collection. BMC Research Notes, 1, 52.

Milfont, T. L., & Fischer, R. (2010). Testing measurement invariance across groups: Applications in cross-cultural research. International Journal of Psychological Research, 3, 112-131.

Thomas, A. S., Gavin, M. C., & Milfont, T. L. (2015). Estimating non-compliance among recreational fishers: Insights into factors affecting the usefulness of the randomized response and item count techniques. Biological Conservation, 189, 24-32.