Selected Publications

Selected Emotion Papers

  • Ketelaar, T. (2015). Evolutionary Psychology and Emotion: A Brief History.  In V. Ziegler-Hill et al. (eds.).  Evolutionary Perspectives on Social Psychology. (pp. 51-67). Springer International Publishing. [Evolutionary Psychology and Emotion (2015) ]
  • Ketelaar et al. (2012). Smiles as Signals of Lower Status in Football Players and Fashion Models. Evolutionary Psychology. [Ketelaar et al (2012)]
  • Dijk, C., Koenig, B., Ketelaar, T. & deJong, p. J. (2011). Saved by the Blush: Being Trusted Despite Defecting. Emotion11, 313 – 319.  [ SavedbytheBlush(2011) ]
  • Ketelaar & Au (2003). The effects of feelings of guilt on the behaviour of uncooperative individuals in repeated social bargaining games.  Cognition & Emotion. [Ketelaar & Au (2003)]
  • Gross, Sutton, & Ketelaar (1998). Relations Between Affect and Personality. Personality & Social Psychology Bulletin [Gross et al ( 1998)]
  • Larsen & Ketelaar (1991).  Personality and Susceptibility to Positive and Negative Emotional States.  Journal of Personality & Social Psychology [Larsen & Ketelaar (1991)]

Other Emotion Papers/Chapters

  • Ketelaar, T. (2013). Guilt. In The Encyclopedia of the Mind, pages 376-377 Pashler, H.(Ed), Sage Publishers. [Guilt, Encyclopedia of the Mind (2013) ]
  • Ketelaar, T.  & Koenig, B. (2007). Justice, Fairness, and Strategic Emotional Commitments, in, D. de Cremer, (Ed.). Justice and Emotions:  Current Developments Mahwah, NJ.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates., pp. 133-154. [Ketelaar & Koenig (2007)]
  • Ketelaar, T. (2006).  The role of moral sentiments in economic decision making,  in  Social Psychology and Economics , D. de Cremer, M. Zeelenberg, & K. Murnighan (Eds.). (pp. 97-116). Mahwah, NJ.: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates. [Ketelaar (2006)]
  • Trafimow, D. Bromgard, I. K., Finlay, K. A. & Ketelaar, T. (2005).  The Role of Affect in Trait Attributions from Violations of Perfect and Imperfect Duties.  Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin., 31, 935-948 [Trafimow et al (2005)]
  • Ketelaar, T. (2004).  Ancestral Emotions, Current Decisions: Using Evolutionary Game Theory to explore the role of Emotions in decision-making.   In Crawford, C. & Salmon, C. (Eds).  Evolutionary Psychology, Public Policy and Personal Decisions,  (pp. 145-168). Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.  [Ketelaar (2004)]
  • Ketelaar, T. and Clore, G. L.  (1997).  Emotions and reason:  The proximate effects and ultimate functions of emotions.  In Matthews, G. (Ed.) Personality, Emotion, and Cognitive Science, (pp. 355-396).  Advances in Psychology Series, Amsterdam: Elsevier Science Publishers (North-Holland). [Ketelaar & Clore (1997)]

Selected Philosophy of Science Papers

  • Ketelaar, T. (2014).  Evolutionary Theories. in B. Gawronski & G. Bodenhausen (Eds). Theory and explanation in social psychology.  pp. 224-241. New York: Guilford Press [Ketelaar(2014)EvolutionaryTheories]
  • Ketelaar, T. & Ellis, B. J.  (2000).  Are evolutionary explanations unfalsifiable?:  Evolutionary psychology and the Lakatosian philosophy of science.  (Target Article) Psychological Inquiry, 11, 1-21. [Ketelaar & Ellis (2000)]
  • Ellis, B. J. & Ketelaar, T.  (2000).  On the Natural Selection of Alternative Models:  Evaluation of Explanations in Evolutionary Psychology.  (Response to the commentaries on our Target Article)  Psychological Inquiry, 11, 56-68.  [Ellis & Ketelaar (2000)]
  • Ketelaar, T. (2002). The Evaluation of competing Approaches within Human Evolutionary Psychology.  In Scherer, S.J. and Rauscher, F. (Eds.). Evolutionary Psychology:  Alternative Approaches.  Kluwer Press. [Ketelaar (2002)]
  • Ellis, B. J. & Ketelaar, T.  (2002).  Clarifying the Foundations of Evolutionary Psychology: A Reply to Lloyd and Feldman.  A Reply to:  Lloyd, E. A. & Feldman, M. W. (2002).  Evolutionary psychology:  A view from Evolutionary Biology.  Psychological Inquiry, 13, 157-164. [Ellis & Ketelaar (2002)]

Other Papers/Chapters

  • Gambacorta, D., & Ketelaar, T. (2013). Dominance and deference: Men inhibit creative displays during mate competition when their competitor is strong. Evolution and Human Behavior, 34(5), 330-333  [Gambacorta & Ketelaar (2013)]
  • Lopez, A. & Ketelaar, T. (2011). If …: Satisficing Algorithms For Mapping Conditional Statements onto Social Domains.  In Hertwig, R. & Pachur, T, (Eds) Heuristics: The foundations of adaptive behavior.New York: Oxford University Press.  Note: This paper was originally published in 2004 in the European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, this paper has been selected for this book as a collection of what the editors consider the best papers on heuristic decision making worldwide. [Lopez-Rousseau & Ketelaar (2011/2004)
  • Koenig, B. L., Kirkjpatrick, L. A., & Ketelaar, T. (2007).  Predictors of the misperceptions of sexual and romantic interests in opposite-sex friendships. Personal Relationships, 14, 411-429. [Koenig et al. (2007)]
  • Ketelaar, T. & Todd, P. M.  (2001).  Framing our thoughts: Ecological rationality as evolutionary psychology’s answer to the frame problem.   In Holcomb III, H. R. (Eds.) Conceptual Challenges in Evolutionary Psychology:  Innovative Research Strategies, (pp. 179-211). Kluwer Publishers [Ketelaar & Todd (2001)]