Reading List

Bartsch, A., Mares, M.-L., Scherr, S., Kloß, A., Keppeler, J., & Posthumus, L. (2016)., More Than Shoot-Em-Up and Torture Porn: Reflective Appropriation and Meaning-Making of Violent Media Content: Media Violence and Meaning-Making. Journal of Communication, 66(5), 741–765.

Fagan, G. G. (2011). The Lure of the Arena. New York: Cambridge University Press.

Fiske, A. P., & Rai, T. S. (2014). Virtuous Violence: Hurting and Killing to Create, Sustain, End, and Honor Social Relationships. Cambridge University Press.

Goldstein, J. (Ed.). (1998). Why We Watch: The Attractions of Violent Entertainment. Oxford University Press.

Granot, Y., Balcetis, E., Schneider, K. E., & Tyler, T. R. (2014). Justice is not blind: Visual attention exaggerates effects of group identification on legal punishment. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143(6), 2196–2208.

Henderson, J. M., & Luke, S. G. (2014). Stable individual differences in saccadic eye movements during reading, pseudoreading, scene viewing, and scene search. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception and Performance, 40(4), 1390–1400.

Ibarra, F., & Maestripieri, D. (2017). Assessing People’s Interest in Images with Violent or Disgusting Content: a Functional-Evolutionary Analysis. Evolutionary Psychological Science, 3(2), 133–140.

Menninghaus, W., Wagner, V., Hanich, J., Wassiliwizky, E., Jacobsen, T., & Koelsch, S. (2017). The distancing-embracing model of the enjoyment of negative emotions in art reception. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 40.

Molenberghs, P., Gapp, J., Wang, B., Louis, W. R., & Decety, J. (2016). Increased Moral Sensitivity for Outgroup Perpetrators Harming Ingroup Members. Cerebral Cortex, 26(1), 225–233.

Süssenbach, P., Eyssel, F., Rees, J., & Bohner, G. (2015). Looking for blame: rape myth acceptance and attention to victim and perpetrator. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, 37(15), 2323–2344.

Ware, L. J., Lassiter, G. D., Patterson, S. M., & Ransom, M. R. (2008). Camera perspective bias in videotaped confessions: Evidence that visual attention is a mediator. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, 14(2), 192–200.