PROGRAM IN PSYCHOLOGY

JULIE EXLINE RECENT PUBLICATIONS (organized by topic)

 

Religious and Spiritual Struggles (including anger toward God)

Exline, J.J., Homolka, S.J., & Grubbs, J.B. (in press). Negative views of parents and struggles with God: An exploration of two mediators. Journal of Psychology and Theology.

Pargament, K.I. (Editor-in-Chief), Exline, J.J., & Jones, J.W. (Associate Eds.) (2013). APA handbook of psychology, religion, and spirituality (Volume 1: Context, theory, and research). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association

Pargament, K.I., Mahoney, A., Shafranske, E.P., Exline, J.J., & Jones, J.W. (2013). From research to practice: Towards an applied psychology of religion and spirituality. In K.I. Pargament (Editor-in-Chief), A. Mahoney, & E.P. Shafranske (Associate Eds.), APA handbook of psychology, religion, and spirituality (Volume 2: An applied psychology of religion and spirituality; pp. 3-22). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association

Pargament, K.I., Mahoney, A., Exline, J.J., Jones, J.W., & Shafranske, E.P. (2013). Envisioning an integrative paradigm for the psychology of religion and spirituality: An introduction to the APA handbook of psychology, religion and spirituality. In K.I. Pargament (Editor-in-Chief), J.J. Exline, & J.W. Jones (Associate Eds.), APA handbook of psychology, religion, and spirituality (Volume 1: Context, theory, and research; pp. 3-19). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Exline, J.J. (2013). Religious and spiritual struggles. In K.I. Pargament (Editor in Chief), J.J. Exline, & J.W. Jones (AssociateEds.), APA handbook of psychology, religion, and spirituality (Volume 1:Context, theory, and research, pp. 459-475). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Exline, J.J. (2013). Anger toward God: A new frontier in the study of forgiveness. In M. Maamri (Ed.), Mapping forgiveness (pp. 71-84). Oxford, UK: Interdisciplinary Press.

Exline, J.J. (2013). Tuning in to the voices of our members: Highlights from the recent survey of Division 36. Society for the Psychology of Religion and Spirituality Newsletter, 37(1), 1-6

Exline, J.J., Prince-Paul, M., Root, B.L., & Peereboom, K.S. (2013). Anger toward God among family members of hospice patients. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 16, 369-375. DOI: 10.1089/jpm.2012.0246

Exline, J.J., & Rose, E.D. (2013). Religious and spiritual struggles. In R.F. Paloutzian & C.L. Park (Eds.), Handbook of the psychology of religion and spirituality (2nd ed.; pp. 380-398). New York: Guilford.

Rose, E.D., & Exline, J.J. (2012). Personality, spirituality, and religion. In L. Miller (Ed.), Oxford Handbook of the Psychology of Religion & Spirituality (pp. 85-103). New York: Oxford University Press.

Exline, J.J. (2012). The flame of love as a refining fire: Gifts of spiritual struggle. In M. T. Lee & A. Yong (Eds.), Godly love: Impediments and possibilities (pp. 57-74). Lanham, MD: Lexington Books.

Exline, J.J., Kaplan, K.J., & Grubbs, J.B. (2012). Anger, exit, and assertion: Do people see protest toward God as morally acceptable? Psychology of Religion and Spirituality. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1037/a0027667

Greer, C.L., Greer, T.W., Worthington, E.L. Jr., Miller, A.J., Van Tongeren, D.R., Toussaint, L., & Exline, J.J. (2012). Religion and fairness, justice, and forgiveness in organizational settings. In P. C. Hill & B. Dik (Eds.), The psychology of religion and workplace spirituality (pp. 201-222). Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

Exline, J.J. (2012). Godly love from the perspective of psychology. In M.T. Lee & A. Yong (Eds.), The science and theology of godly love (pp. 141-156). DeKalb, IL: Northern Illinois University Press.

Exline, J.J. (2011). Anger toward God: A new frontier in the study of forgiveness. In M.M. Maamri, N. Nevin, & E.L. Worthington, Jr. (Eds.), A journey through forgiveness. Oxford, England: Inter-Disciplinary Press. [eBook, ISBN: 978-1-84888-048-1; http://www.inter-disciplinary.net/publishing/id-press/ebooks/a-journey-through-forgiveness/]

Exline, J.J., & Grubbs, J. (2011). "If I tell others about my anger toward God, how will they respond?" Predictors, associated behaviors, and outcomes in an adult sample. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 39, 304-415.

Exline, J.J., Park, C.L., Smyth, J.M., & Carey, M.P. (2011). Anger toward God: Social-cognitive predictors, prevalence, and links with adjustment to bereavement and cancer. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 100, 129-148

Exline, J.J., & Bright, D.S. (2011). Spiritual struggles in the workplace. Journal of Management, Spirituality, and Religion, 8, 123-142.

Wood, B.T., Worthington, E.L., Jr., Exline, J.J., Yali, A.M., Aten, J.D., & McMinn, M.R. (2010). Development, refinement, and psychometric properties of the Attitudes toward God Scale (ATGS-9). Psychology of Religion and Spirituality, 2, 148-167

Exline, J.J. (2009). Relationships with God. In H. Reis & S. Sprecher (Eds.), Encyclopedia of human relationships, Volume 1, pp.767-768. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Exline, J.J. (2007). Religion and Spirituality. In R.F. Baumeister & K. Vohs (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Social Psychology (volume 2, pp.745-746). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Exline, J.J., & Yali, A.Y. (2006). Heaven's gates and hell's flames: Afterlife beliefs of Catholic and Protestant undergraduates. Research in the Social Scientific Study of Religion, 17, 235-260.

Exline, J.J., & Martin, A. (2005). Anger toward God: A new frontier in forgiveness research. In E.L. Worthington, Jr. (ed.), Handbook of Forgiveness (pp73-88). New York: Routledge.

Exline, J.J., & Rose, E. (2005). Religious and spiritual struggles. In R.F. Paloutzian and C.L. Park (Eds.), Handbook of the Psychology of Religion (pp. 315-330). New York: Guilford.

Exline, J.J., Gregory, J., Hockemeyer, J., Tulloch, H., & Smyth, J.M. (2005). Religious framing by PTSD patients when writing about traumatic experiences. International Journal for the Psychology of Religion, 15, 17-33

Exline, J.J. (2004). Anger toward God: A brief overview of existing research. Psychology of Religion Newsletter, 29(1), 1-8.

Exline, J.J. (2003). Belief in Heaven and Hell among Christians in the United States: Denominational differences and clinical implications. Omega: Journal of Death & Dying, 47, 155-168.

Forgiveness

Exline, J.J. (in press). The thorny issue of forgiveness: A psychological perspective. Pepperdine Dispute Resolution Law Journal.

Root, B.L., & Exline, J.J. (2013). The role of continuing bonds in coping with grief: Overview and future directions. Death Studies. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1080/07481187.2012.712608

Prince-Paul, M., Zyzanski, S.J., & Exline, J.J. (2013). The RelCom-S: A screening instrument to assess personal relationships and communication in advanced cancer. Journal of Hospice and Palliative Nursing, 15, 298-306.

Exline, J.J., Prince-Paul, M., Root, B.L., Peereboom, K.S., & Worthington, E.L., Jr. (2012). Forgiveness issues at the end of life: A study with family members of hospice patients. Journal of Palliative Medicine, 15, 1113-1119.

Bright, D.S., & Exline, J.J. (2011). Forgiveness at four levels: Intrapersonal, relational, organizational and collective-group. In K. Cameron & G. Spreitzer (Eds.), Handbook of positive organizational scholarship. (pp.244-259), New York: Oxford.

Exline, J.J., Root, B.L., Yadavalli, S., Fisher, M.L., & Martin, A.M. (2011). Reparative behaviors and self-forgiveness: Effects of a laboratory-based exercise. Self & Identity, 10, 101-126.

Root, B.L., & Exline, J.J. (2011). Gender differences in response to experimental forgiveness prompts: Do men show stronger responses than women? Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 33, 182-193.

Fisher, M.L., & Exline, J.J. (2010). Three pathways to self-forgiveness: Coping with shame, guilt, and regret. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 4, 548-558.

Prince-Paul, M.J., & Exline, J.J. (2010). Personal relationships and communication messages at the end of life. Nursing Clinics of North America, 45, 449-463.

Exline, J.J., & Zell, A.L. (2009). Empathy, self-affirmation, and forgiveness: The moderating roles of gender and entitlement. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 28, 1071-1099.

Rice, S.K., Dirks, D., & Exline, J.J. (2009). Of guilt, defiance, and repentance: Evidence from the Texas death chamber. Justice Quarterly, 26, 295-326.

Exline, J.J. (2008). Repentance and forgiveness: How can they promote the 'love that does justice'? In M.A. Edwards & S.G. Post (Eds.), The love that does justice: Spiritual activism in dialogue with social science (pp.187-191). Cleveland, OH: Unlimited Love Press.

Brown, R.P., Wohl, M.J.A., & Exline, J.J. (2008). Taking up offenses: Second-hand forgiveness and identification with targets of transgressions. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 34, 1406-1419.

Exline, J.J.(2008). Beliefs about God and forgiveness in a Baptist church sample. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 27, 131-139.

Exline, J.J., Baumeister, R.F., Zell, A.L., Kraft, A., & Witvliet, C.V.O. (2008). Not so innocent: Does seeing one's own capability for wrongdoing predict forgiveness? Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 94, 495-515.

Wallace, H.M., Exline, J.J., & Baumeister, R.F. (2008). Interpersonal consequences of forgiveness: Does forgiveness deter or encourage repeat offenses? Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 453-460.

Witvliet, C.V.O., Worthington, E.L., Jr., Root, L.M., Sato, A.F., Ludwig, T.E., & Exline, J.J. (2008). Retributive justice, restorative justice, and forgiveness: A psychophysiological analysis. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 44, 10-25.

Exline, J.J., DeShea, L., & Holeman, V.T. (2007). Is apology worth the risk? Predictors, outcomes, and ways to avoid regret. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 26, 479-504.

Exline, J.J., & Zell, A.L. (2008). Does a humble attitude promote forgiveness? Challenges, caveats, and the role of gender. In W. Malcolm, N. De Courville, & K. Belicki (Eds.), Women's reflections on the complexities of forgiveness (pp. 235-251). New York: Routledge.

Exline, J.J. (2007). Forgiveness. In R.F. Baumeister & K. Vohs (Eds.), Encyclopedia of Social Psychology (volume 1, pp. 359-362). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Fisher, M.L., & Exline, J.J. (2006). Self-forgiveness versus condoning: The importance of accepting responsibility. Self and Identity, 5, 127-146.

Hill, P.C., Exline, J.J., & Cohen, A.B. (2005). The social psychology of justice and forgiveness in civil and organizational settings. In E.L. Worthington, Jr. (Ed.), Handbook of forgiveness (pp. 477-490). New York: Routledge.

Exline, J.J., & Smith, C. (2004). The value of forgiveness in pastoral care. In D. Herl & M.L. Berman (Eds.), Building bridges over troubled waters: Enhancing pastoral care and guidance. (pp.259-275) Lima, OH: Wyndham Hall.

Exline, J.J.,Worthington, E.L., Jr., Hill, P., & McCullough, M.E. (2003). Forgiveness and justice: A research agenda for social and personality psychology. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 7, 337-348.

Humility and its Opposites (e.g., narcissism; entitlement)

Grubbs, J.B., Exline, J.J., & Campbell, W.K. (2013). I deserve better and God knows it! Psychological entitlement as a robust predictor of anger at God. Psychology of Religion and Spirituality. Advance online publication. DOI: 10.1037/a0032119

Exline, J.J., & Hill, P.C. (2012). Humility: A consistent and robust predictor of generosity. Journal of Positive Psychology, 7, 208-218. DOI:10.1080/17439760.2012.671348

Carter, R.R., Johnson, S.J., Exline, J.J., Post, S.G., & Pagano, M.E. (2012). Addiction and "Generation Me": Narcissistic and prosocial behaviors of youth with substance dependence disorder in comparison with normative youth. Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly, 30, 163-178.

Exline, J.J. (2012). Humility and the ability to receive from others. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 31, 40-50.

Witvliet, C.V.O., Hinman, N.G., Exline, J.J., & Brandt, T. (2011). Responding to our own transgressions: An experimental study of repentance, negative rumination, self-justification, and distraction. Journal of Psychology and Christianity, 30, 223-238.

Exline, J.J., & Zell, A.L. (in press). Who doesn't want to be envied? Personality correlates of emotional responses to outperformance scenarios. Basic and Applied Social Psychology.

Exline, J.J. (2008). Taming the wild ego. In J.A. Bauer & H.A. Wayment (Eds.), Transcending self-interest: Psychological explorations of the Quiet ego (pp.53-62). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

Exline, J.J., & Geyer, A.L. (2004). Perceptions of humility: A preliminary study. Self and Identity, 95-114.

Exline, J.J., Baumeister, R.F., Bushman, B.J., Campbell, W.K., & Finkel E.J. (2004). Too proud to let go: Narcissistic entitlement as a barrier to forgiveness. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 87, 894-912.

Exline, J.J., Campbell, W.K., Baumeister, R.F., Joiner, T., Krueger, J., & Kachorek, L.V. (2004). Humility and modesty. In C. Peterson & M. Seligman (Eds.), Character strengths and virtues: A handbook and classification (pp. 461-475). New York: Oxford.

Campbell, W.K, Bonacci, A.M., Shelton, J., Exline, J.J., & Bushman, B.J. (2004). Psychological entitlement: Interpersonal consequences and validation of a new self-report measure. Journal of Personality Assessment, 83, 29-45.

Social Comparison and Self-Regulation

Zell, A.L., & Exline, J.J. (in press). Sparing others through social comparison. Chapter to appear in Z. Krizan & F.X. Gibbons (Eds.), Communal functions of social comparison. New York: Cambridge University Press

Grubbs, J.B., Volk, F., & Exline, J.J. (in press). Perceived internet pornography addiction: Individual differences, psychological distress, and validation of a brief measure. Journal of Sex and Marital Therapy

Exline, J.J., Zell, A.L., & Lobel, M. (in press). Sidestepping awkward encounters: Avoidance as a response to outperformance-related discomfort. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43, 706-720. DOI: 10.1111/j.1559-1816.2013.01047.x.

Exline, J.J. (2012). There’s room for all of us: Discerning your role in the integration movement. Journal of Psychology and Theology, 40, 60-65.

Exline, J.J., Lisan, A., & Lisan, E. (2012). Reflecting on acts of kindness toward the self: Emotions, generosity, and the role of social norms. Journal of Positive Psychology, 7, 45-56.

Exline, J.J., Zell, A.L., Bratslavsky, E., Hamilton, M., & Swenson, A. (2012). People-pleasing through eating: Sociotropy predicts greater eating in response to perceived social pressure. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 31, 169-193.

Zell, A. L., & Exline, J. J. (2010). How does it feel to be outperformed by a “good winner”? Prize sharing and self-deprecating as appeasement strategies. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 32, 69-85.

Exline, J.J., & Zell, A.L. (2008). Antidotes to envy: A conceptual framework. In R.H. Smith (Ed.), Envy: Theory and research (pp315-331). New York: Oxford.

Exline, J.J., Single, P.B., Lobel, M., & Geyer, A.L. (2004). Glowing praise and the envious gaze: Social dilemmas surrounding the public recognition of achievement. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 26, 119-130