Presentations and Publications

Recent Conference Presentations

* indicates undergraduate student author

*Graf, A., *Vert, M., *Estey, K., *Moloney, M., & McManus, J. L. (poster submitted). Outgroup homogeneity effect and individuals with disabilities: How contact and knowledge affect perceptions of similarity among those with intellectual and physical disabilities. Poster submitted to the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego CA.  

*Vert, M., *Graf, A., *Estey, K., *Moloney, M., & McManus, J. L. (poster submitted). Does race influence college students’ decision to help their peers?: The effects of aversive affect and racism on the decision to help White, Black, or Native Americans. Poster submitted to the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego CA. 

McManus, J. L. & Saucier, D. A. (poster submitted). Punishing counternormative behavior: Perceived social group membership of the norm violator predicts social control. Poster submitted to the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego CA. 

 *Schwickert, C. J. & McManus, J. L. (2015, April). The effects of objectifying statements on women’s self-esteem, mood, and body image. Presented at the annual meeting of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Boise, ID. Winner of regional Psi Chi award. 

McManus, J. L., *Vert, M. M., *Tange, A. L., & Saucier, D.A. (2015, February). Why is there discrimination in helping situations?: The effects of negative affect and prejudice in emergency and nonemergency interracial helping situations. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Long Beach, CA.

*Britt, C., McManus, J. L., & Saucier, D. A. (2014, February). The perceived costs and benefits of mentoring individuals with intellectual disabilities on stereotype-consistent and inconsistent tasks. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Austin, TX.

*Bernard, D. L., McManus, J. L., & Saucier, D. A. (2013, January). Making mountains of molehills: Opportunities for justification in an emergency interracial helping situation. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA.

McManus, J. L., *Bernard, D. L., & Saucier, D. A. (2103, January). Consequences of practicality in helping natural disaster victims: A comparison of the 2011 Japanese tsunami and Joplin, Missouri tornado. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, New Orleans, LA.

McManus, J. L., & Saucier, D. A. (2012, January). Social categorization and reactions to individuals with intellectual disabilities: An examination of appearance and identification factors. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

Miller, S. S., McManus, J. L., Webster, R. W., Smith, S. J., & Saucier, D. A. (2012, January). Personal and media contact as predictors of affective prejudice toward various outgroups. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

McManus, J. L., *Feyes, K. J., & Saucier, D. A. (2011, November). Contact and knowledge as predictors of attitudes toward individuals with intellectual disabilities. Presented at the Meadowlark Hills Faculty Lecture Series, Manhattan, KS.

McManus, J. L., *Hermé, A. C., *King, R. L., *Horrell, E. K., & Saucier, D. A. (2011, January). Outgroup homogeneity effects in perceiving individuals with disabilities. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, TX.

McManus, J. L., *Dwyer, M. M., & Saucier, D. A. (2010, January). To help or not to help: How racism and target race affect the decision to help. Poster presented at the annual meeting of the Society for Personality and Social Psychology, Las Vegas, NV.

Publications

* indicates undergraduate student author

Saucier, D. S., Strain, M. S., Hockett, J. L., & McManus, J. L. (in press). Stereotypic beliefs about masculine honor predict perceptions of rape and women who have been raped. Social Psychology.

*Bernard, D. L., McManus, J. L., & Saucier, D. A. (2014). Blacks in the red: Discrimination in money allocation. Psi Chi Journal of Psychological Research, 19, 28-35.

Saucier, D. A., & McManus, J. L. (2013). Men of honor: Examining individual differences in masculine honor beliefs. In J. Gelfer (Ed.), Masculinities in a Global Era. Springer.

McManus, J. L., & Saucier, D. A. (2012). Helping natural disaster victims depends on characteristics and perceptions of victims. A response to “Who helps natural disaster victims?” Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 12, 272-275.

McManus, J. L., *Feyes, K. J., & Saucier, D. A. (2011). Knowledge and contact as predictors of attitudes toward individuals with intellectual disabilities. Journal of Social and Personal Relationships, 28¸ 579-590.

Saucier, D. A., McManus, J. L., & Smith, S. J. (2010). Discrimination against out-group members in helping situations. In S. Stürmer & M. Snyder (Eds.), The psychology of prosocial behavior: Group processes, intergroup relations, and helping. Oxford, UK: Blackwell Publishers.

Saucier, D. A., Smith, S. J., & McManus, J. L. (2007). The possible role of discrimination in the rescue response after Hurricane Katrina. Journal of Race and Policy, 3, 113-121.