Journal Articles

Anderson, C.A., & Jennings, D.L. (1980). When experiences of failure promote expectations of success: The impact of attributing failure to ineffective strategies. Journal of Personality, 48, 393-407.

Anderson, C.A. (1983). The causal structure of situations: The generation of plausible causal attributions as a function of type of event situation. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 19, 185-203.

Anderson, C.A. (1983). Motivational and performance deficits in interpersonal settings: The effect of attributional style. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 45, 1136-1147.

Anderson, C.A. (1983). Imagination and expectation: The effect of imagining behavioral scripts on personal intentions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 45, 293-305.

Anderson, C.A., Horowitz, L.M., & French, R. (1983). Attributional style of lonely and depressed people. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 45, 127-136.

Anderson, C.A., & Arnoult, L.H. (1985). Attributional style and everyday problems in living: Depression, loneliness, and shyness. Social Cognition, 3, 16-35.

Anderson, C.A. (1985). Actor and observer attributions for different types of situations: Causal structure effects, individual differences, and the dimensionality of causes. Social Cognition, 3, 323-340.

Anderson, C.A., & Slusher, M.P. (1986). Relocating motivational effects: An examination of the cognition-motivation debate on attributions for success and failure. Social Cognition, 4, 270-292.

Anderson, C.A., & Ford, C.M. (1986). Affect of the game player: Short-term consequences of playing aggressive video games. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 12, 390-402.

Sherman, R.T., & Anderson, C.A. (1987).Decreasing premature termination from psychotherapy. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 5, 298-312.

Anderson, C.A., & Godfrey, S. (1987). Thoughts about actions: The effects of specificity and availability of imagined behavioral scripts on expectations about oneself and others. Social Cognition, 5, 238-258.

Anderson, C.A., Jennings, D.L., & Arnoult, L.H. (1988). Validity and utility of the attributional style construct at a moderate level of specificity. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 55, 979-990.

Sedikides, C., & Anderson, C.A. (1992). Causal explanations of defection: A knowledge structure approach. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 18, 420-429.

Anderson, C.A., Miller, R.S., Riger, A.L., Dill, J.C., & Sedikides, C. (1994). Behavioral and characterological attributional styles as predictors of depression and loneliness: Review, refinement, and test. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 66, 549-558.

Slusher, M.P., & Anderson, C.A. (1996). Using causal persuasive arguments to change beliefs and teach new information: The mediating role of explanation availability and evaluation bias in the acceptance of knowledge. Journal of Educational Psychology, 88, 110-122.

Anderson, C.A., & Bushman, B.J. (1997). External validity of "trivial" experiments: The case of laboratory aggression. Review of General Psychology, 1, 19-41.

Krull, D.S., & Anderson, C.A. (1997). The process of explanation. Current Directions, 6, 1-5.

Wright, R.A., Dill, J.C., Geen, R.D., & Anderson, C.A.  (1998). Social evaluation influence on cardiovascular response to a fixed behavioral challenge: Effects across a range of difficulty levels.  Annals of Behavioral Medicine, 20, 277-285.

Anderson, C.A., & Lindsay, J. (1998). The development, perseverance, and change of naive theories. Social Cognition, 16, 8-30.

Kernis, M.H., Whisenhunt, C.R., Waschull, S.B., Greenier, K.D., Berry, A.J., Herlocker, C.E., & Anderson, C.A. (1998). Multiple facets of self-esteem and their relations to depressive symptoms. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 24, 657-668.

Book Chapters and Other Publications

Ross, L., & Anderson, C.A. (1982). Shortcomings in the attribution process: On the origins and maintenance of erroneous social assessments. In D. Kahneman, P. Slovic, & A. Tversky (Eds.), Judgment under uncertainty: Heuristics and biases (pp. 129-152). New York: Oxford University Press.

Horowitz, L.M., French, R., & Anderson, C.A. (1982). The prototype of the lonely person. In L.A. Peplau & D. Perlman (Eds.), Loneliness: A sourcebook of current theory, research, and therapy (pp. 183-205). New York: Wiley-Interscience.

Anderson, C.A., & Arnoult, L.H. (1985). Attributional models of depression, loneliness, and shyness. In J. Harvey & G. Weary (Eds.), Attribution: Basic issues and applications (pp. 235-279). New York: Academic Press.

Arnoult, L.H., & Anderson, C.A. (1988). Identifying and reducing causal reasoning biases in clinical practice. In D. Turk & P. Salovey (Eds.), Reasoning, inference, and judgment in clinical psychology: Theory, assessment, and treatment. (pp. 209-232). The Free Press.

Slusher, M.P., & Anderson, C.A. (1989). Belief perseverance and self-defeating behavior. In R. Curtis (Ed.) Self-defeating behaviors: Experimental research clinical impressions, and practical implications. (pp. 11-40). New York: Plenum.

Anderson, C.A. (1991). Attributions as decisions: A two-stage information processing model. In S. Zelen (Ed.) New models, new extensions of attribution theory: The third attribution-personality conference, CSPP-LA, 1988. (pp. 12-54). New York: Springer-Verlag.

Anderson, C.A., & Weiner, B. (1992). Attribution and attributional processes in personality. In G. Caprara & G. Heck (Eds.) Modern personality psychology: Critical reviews and new directions. (pp. 295-324). New York: Harvester Wheatsheaf.

Anderson, C.A., & Deuser, W.E. (1993). The primacy of control in causal thinking and attributional style: An attributional functionalism perspective. Chapter in G. Weary, F. Gleicher, & K. Marsh (Eds.) Control motivation and social cognition. (pp. 94-121). New York: Springer-Verlag.

Anderson, C.A., Krull, D. S., & Weiner, B. (1996). Explanations: Processes and consequences. Chapter in E.T. Higgins & A.W. Kruglanski (Eds.). Social psychology: Handbook of basic principles. (pp. 271-296). NY: Guilford Press.

Anderson, C.A., & Anderson, K.B. (1998). Temperature and aggression: Paradox, controversy, and a (Fairly) clear picture. Chapter in R. Geen & E. Donnerstein (Eds.) Human aggression: Theories, research and implications for policy. (pp. 247-298). San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Bushman, B.J., & Anderson, C.A. (1998). Methodology in the study of aggression: Integrating experimental and nonexperimental findings. Chapter in R. Geen & E. Donnerstein (Eds.) Human aggression: Theories, research and implications for policy.(pp. 23-48). San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Dill, J.C., & Anderson, C.A.  (1999).  Loneliness, Shyness, and Depression:  The Etiology and Interrelationships of Everyday Problems in Living (pp. 93-125).  Chapter in T. Joiner  and J.C. Coyne (Eds.) The interactional nature of depression: Advances in interpersonal approaches.  Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.

Bell-Dolan, D., & Anderson, C.A. (1999).  Attributional processes: An integration of social and clinical psychology.  Chapter in R.M. Kowalski & M.R. Leary (Eds.)The social psychology of emotional and behavioral problems: Interfaces of social and clinical psychology. (pp. 37-67). Washington, DC: American Psychological Association..

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