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TSUKAMOTO Saori, Ph.D.

Profiles

2008 University of Victoria, Faculty of Social Sciences - Bachelor of Arts (Honours)
2011 Nagoya University, Graduate School of Environmental Studies - Master of Psychology
2011 Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Research Fellowship for Young Scientists (DC1) (~2014)
2014 Fulbright Scholar - Ph.D Thesis Program (~2015)
2014 Princeton University, Department of Psychology - Visiting Graduate Student Researcher (~2015)
2015 Nagoya University, Graduate School of Environmental Studies - Doctor of Psychology
2015 Nagoya University, Graduate School of Environmental Studies - Assistant Professor (~2016)
2016 Kyoto University, Kokoro Research Center - Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, Research Fellowship for Young Scientists (PD)
2017-present Division of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Aichi Gakuin University

Research Interests

Psychological Essentialism, Stereotype, Dehumanization, Culture

Recent Achievements

Publications

ETsukamoto, S., Kashima, Y., Haslam, N., Holland, E., & Karasawa, M. (in press). Culture, naive dialecticism, and perceptions of individuals and groups. In Spencer-Rodgers, J. & Peng, K. (Eds.), The psychological and cultural foundations of dialectical thinking (Chapter 12). NY: Oxford University Press

ETsukamoto, S., & Karasawa, M. (2015b). From Interpersonal to Inter-ethnic Differentiation: The Role of Psychological Essentialism. Journal of Human Environmental Studies, 13(1), 13-20.

ETsukamoto, S., & Karasawa, M. (2015a). Dehumanization in the Judicial System: The Effect of Animalization and Mechanization of Defendants on Blame Attribution, Proceeding of the 10th Asian Association of Social Psychology Biennial Conference, 256-267.

ETsukamoto, S., Holland, E., Haslam, N., Karasawa, M., & Kashima, Y. (2015). Cultural Differences in Perceived Coherence of the Self and In-group: A Japan-Australia Comparison, Asian Journal of Social Psychology, 18(1), 83-89.

EJoshanloo, M., Weijers, D., Jiang, D.-Y., Han, G., Bae, J., Pang J. S., Ho, L. S., Ferreira, M. C., Demir, M., Rizwan, M., Khilji, I. A., Achoui, M., Asano, R., Igarashi, T., Tsukamoto, S., Lamers, S. M. A., Turan, Y., Sundaram, S., Yeung, V. W. L., Poon, W.-C., Lepshokova, Z. K., Panyusheva, T., & Natalia, A. (in press). Fragility of happiness beliefs across 15 national groups. Journal of Happiness Studies, 6, 1185-1210.

EUeno, T., Tsukamoto, S., Kurita, T., & Karasawa, M. (2014). Incorporating Social Psychological Theories in the Model Training Regime: How Neural Representations for Social Cognition Emerge from Interactions with Others, Proceedings of the 36th Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, 2990-2995.

EJoshanloo, M., Lepshokova, Z., Panyusheva, T., Natalia, A., Poon, W., Yeung, V., Sundaram, S., Achoui, M., Asano, R., Igarashi, T., Tsukamoto, S., Rizwan, M., Khilji, I., Ferreira, M. C., Pang, J., Ho, L., Han, G., Bae, J., & Jiang, D.-Y. (2014). Cross-cultural validation of the fear of happiness scale across 14 national groups. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 45, 246-264.

ETsukamoto, S., Enright, J., & Karasawa, M. (2013). Psychological essentialism and nationalism as determinants of interethnic bias. Journal of Social Psychology, 153 (5), 515-519.

ETsukamoto, S., Gonzales, V., & Karasawa, M. (2010). Challenging Canadian multiculturalism: Lay perceptions of Canadian national identity. Journal of Human Environmental Studies, 8(1), 25-31.

Presentations

Symposia

ETsukamoto, S. (2013). Evaluating the legitimacy of actions by dehumanized perpetrators. In M. Karasawa & E. Kashima (Chairs), New directions in the study of morality 2: Theoretical integrations and empirical explorations. Symposium conducted at the 10th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, Yogyakarta, Indonesia: August 24

ETsukamoto, S. (2011). Ethnic categories as a causal explanation. In M. Karasawa (Chair), The role of lay theories and affect in intergroup contexts. Symposium conducted at the 9th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, SY016 (p.19), Kunming, China: July

Oral Presentations

ETsukamoto, S. (2013). Evaluating the legitimacy of actions by dehumanized perpetrators. In M. Karasawa & E. Kashima (Chairs), New directions in the study of morality 2: Theoretical integrations and empirical explorations. Symposium conducted at the 10th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, Yogyakarta, Indonesia: August 24.

ETsukamoto, S., Holland, E., Haslam, N., Karasawa, M., & Kashima, Y. (2013). Naive dialecticism and psychological essentialism as culturally shaped lay theories. The 10th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, Yogyakarta, Indonesia: August 23.

ETsukamoto, S., Enright, J., & Karasawa, M (2011) Essentialist way of understanding ethnic categories: Interventional attempts to reduce out-group negativity in relation to nationalism, The 9th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, Kunming, China.

ETsukamoto, S. (2011) Ethnic categories as a causal explanation, The 9th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology - Symposium, Kunming, China.

ETsukamoto, S. & Karasawa, M (2009) Is "Japanese" a natural category?: The influence of essentialist beliefs on perceptions of intergroup differences, The 8th Biennial Conference of Asian Association of Social Psychology, New Delhi, India.

Poster Presentations

ETsukamoto, S., & Fiske, T. S. (2016). Who threatens American National Identity?: The Perceived Influence of Immigrant Stereotypes. The 16th Annual Meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

ETsukamoto, S., Suzuki, A., & Karasawa, M. (2013). A dehumanization influence on the morality judgment of an environmental issue. The 14th Annual Meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology,@B194, New Orleans, LA.

ETsukamoto, S., Holland, E., Karasawa, M., Kashima, Y., & Haslam, N. (2012). Revealing cultural differences in essentialist beliefs about the self and the in-group, Pre-Conference of The 13th Annual Meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology: Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, San Diego, CA.

ETsukamoto, S., & Karasawa, M. (2012) Are dehumanized defendants more guilty than "human-like" defendants?: Implications of dehumanization on the jury system,The 12th Annual Meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Diego, CA.

ETsukamoto, S., Suga, S., & Karasawa, M. (2011). The influence of pscyhological essentialism on inferences about gender category: the case for 'citizen-judges'. The 12th Annual Meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology, San Antonio, Texas.

ETsukamoto, S., Enright, J., & Karasawa, M. (2011). The influence of in-group essentialist beliefs and in-group identity on attitude toward an out-group. Pre-Conference of The 12th Annual Meeting of Society for Personality and Social Psychology: Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

ETsukamoto, S. & Karasawa, M (2010) Understanding interpersonal differences: Perceptions of ethnic categories in relation to essentialism. Society for Personality and Social Psychology the 11th Annual Meeting, Las Vegas, Nevada.

ETsukamoto, S. & Karasawa, M (2010) The influence of social context on essentialist beliefs: Exclusivity perception of ethnic categories. Society for Personality and Social Psychology Pre-Conference: Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, Las Vegas, Nevada.

Awards

E2009 Junior Researcher's Award (Japanese Society of Social Psychology)


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