Articles and Chapters

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Papers and Chapters

Crivelli, C., Carrera, P., & Fernández-Dols, J.M. (2015). Are smiles a sign of happiness? Spontaneous expressions of judo winners. Evolution and Human Behavior,36, 52-58

Fernández-Dols, J.M. & Crivelli, C. (2015). Recognition of facial expressions: Past, present, and future challenges. In: M.K. Mandal, & A. Awasthi (Eds.). Understanding Facial Expressions in Communication. (pp. 19-40).New Delhi: Springer


Fernández-Dols, J.M. (2013).  Nonverbal communication: origins, adaptation, and functionality. In: J. A. Hall, & M. L. Knapp (eds.), Nonverbal communication,. (Handbooks of Communication Science, HOCS 2.) pp. 69-92.  Berlin/Boston: De Gruyter Mouton.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. & Crivelli, C. (2013). Emotion and expression: Naturalistic studies. Emotion Review, 5, 24-29.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. (2013). Advances in the study of facial expression: An introduction to the special section. Emotion Review, 5, 3-7.

Aguilar, P., Brussino, S., & Fernández-Dols, J.M. (2013). Psychological distance increases uncompromising consequentialism. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 43,449-452.

Hurtado de Mendoza, A., Molina, C., Fernández-Dols, J.M. (in press). The archeology of emotion concepts: A lexicographic analysis of the concepts shame and vergüenza . Journal of Language and Social Psychology. DOI:10.1177/0261927X12465610

Fernández-Dols, J.M. (2012). Normas formais e informais vs normas explícitas e implícitas: uma tipologia de normas alternativas.In: C.R. Pereira & R. Costa-Lopes (Eds.) Normas, atitudes e comportamiento social (pp. 25-43  ). Lisboa: Imprensa de Ciências Sociais.

Fernández-Dols, J.M., Carrera, P. & Crivelli, C. (2011.). Facial behavior while experiencing sexual excitement. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 35, 63-71.

Fernández Dols, J.M., & Carrera, P. (2011). Le bon dieu est dans le detail: is smiling the recognition of happiness?. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 33 (6), 446-448.
Fernández-Dols, J.M., & Carrera, P. (2011).  To be seen or not to be seen: the presentation of facial information in everyday telecommunications. In Kappas, A., & Krämer, N.C. (Eds.) Face to face communication over the Internet: Emotions in a web of culture, language and technology (pp. 39-52). New York: Cambridge University Press.

Pérez, J.A. y Fernández-Dols, J.M. (2011). Análisis psicosocial del comportamiento vial indómito. En E. Orts Berenguer (Ed.) Prevención y control de la siniestralidad vial. Valencia: Tirant lo Blanch.



Hurtado de Mendoza, A., Fernández-Dols, J.M., Parrott, W.G.., & Carrera, P. (2010). Emotion terms, category structure, and the problem of translation: The case of shame and vergüenza. Cognition and Emotion, 24, 661-680.

Fernández-Dols, J.M., Aguilar, P., Campo, S., Vallacher, R., Janowsky, A., Rabbia, H.,Brussino, S., & Lerner, M.J. (2010). Hypocrites or maligned cooperative participants?Experimenter induced normative conflict in zero-sum situations. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 46, 525-530

Torres, M., Oceja, L.V., Fernández-Dols, J.M. (2010). Norma perversa: Sus consecuencias en la policía de un medio urbano complejo. Estudios de Psicología, 31, 297-307.

Fernández-Dols, J.M., Carrera, P. (2009).  El contexto teórico de las emociones positivas. En C. Vázquez y G. Hervás (Eds.), La ciencia del bienestar: Fundamentos de una Psicología Positiva. Madrid: Alianza Editorial.

Fernández-Dols, J.M., Carrera, P., Barchard, K. & Gacitua, M. (2008). False recognition offacial expressions of emotion: Causes and consequences. Emotion, 8, 530-539.
Fernández-Dols, J.M., Carrera, P., Oceja, L. & Hurtado de Mendoza, A. (2007). Emotional climate as emotion accessibility: How countries prime emotions. Journal of Social Issues, 63,339-352.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. Basic lessons from observing nature. En P.A,M. Van Lange ( Ed.).Bridging Social Psychology: Benefits of Transdisciplinary Approaches. (pags. 129- 133). Mahwah: Erlbaum, 2006.
Oceja, L.V. y Fernández-Dols, J.M. La conducencia de la norma jurídica. En E. Garrido, J. Masip, y C. Herrero (Eds.) Psicología Jurídica. Madrid: Pearson Educación, 2006.



Grouzet, F.M.E., Kasser, T.; Ahuvia, A., Fernández-Dols, J.M., Youngmee, K., Sing, L., Ryan, R.M., Saunders, S., Schmuck, P. & Sheldon, K.M. (2005) The Structure of Goal Contents Across 15 Cultures. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology,89, 800-816.

Fernández-Dols, J.M., Hurtado de Mendoza, A., & Jiménez, I. (2004). Culture of peace: An alternative definition and its measurement. Peace and Conflict, 10, 117-124.

Ruiz-Belda, M.A., Fernández-Dols, J.M., Carrera, P. & Barchard, K. Spontaneous facial expressions of happy bowlers and soccer fans. Cognition and Emotion, 17, 315-326, 2003.

Russell, J.A., Bachorowski, J.A., & Fernández-Dols, J.M. Facial and vocal expression of emotion. Annual Review of Psychology, 54, 329-349, 2003.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. & Russell, J.A. Emotion, affect, and mood in social judgments. In T. Millon and M.J. Lerner (Eds.) Handbook of Psychology (Vol. 5): Personality and Social Psychology. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2003.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. & Bachorowski, J.A. Emotions. In R. Fernandez-Ballesteros (Ed.) Encyclopedia of Psychological Assessment (Vol. 1). London: Sage, 2003.

Yik, M.S.M., Russell, J.A., Chang-Kyu, A., Fernandez-Dols, J.M., & Suzuki, N. Relating the five-factor model of personality to a circumplex model of affect: A five language study. In R.R. McCrae & J. Allik (Eds.), The five-factor model of personality across cultures. New York: Kluwer, 2002.

Fernández-Dols, J.M., Carrera, P. & Russell, J.A. Are facial displays emotional? Situational influences in the attribution of emotion to facial expressions. The Spanish Journal of Psychology, 5, 119-124, 2002.

Fernández-Dols, J.M., Carrera, P. & Casado, C. The meaning of expression: Views from art and other sources. In L. Anolli, R. Ciceri, & G. Riva (Eds.) Say not to say: New perspectives on miscommunication. Amsterdam: IOS Press, 2002.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. Perverse justice and perverse norms: Another turn of the screw. In M. Ross and D.T. Miller (Eds.) The justice motive in everyday life. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2002.

Oceja, L.V., & Fernández-Dols, J.M. Perverse effects of unfulfilled norms: A look at the roots of favoritism. Social Justice Research, 2001, 14, 289-303.

Oceja, L.V., Adarves, I., & Fernández-Dols, J.M. Normas perversas en los estudios de ingenieria. Tarbiya: Revista de Investigación e Innovación Educativa, 2001, 27, 5-23.

Oceja, L.V., Fernández-Dols, J.M., González, M.A., Jiménez, I., & Berenguer, J. ¿Por qué cumplimos las normas? Un análisis psicosocial del concepto de legitimidad. [Why people obey norms? An analysis of legitimacy] Revista de Psicología Social, 2001, 16, 21-41.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. Is evil a contemporary American invention? Culture and Psychology, 7, 81-91, 2001.



Russell, J.A.; Yik, M.S.M.; Fernández-Dols, J.M., & Oceja, L.V. Affect in Spanish: Scales, their structure and their relation to personality. European Journal of Psychological Assessment,2000, 16, 160-176.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. Facial expression and emotion: A situational view. In P. Philippot, R.S. Feldman and E.J. Coats, Eds.The social context of nonverbal behavior Cambridge UK: Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Oceja, L.V., & Fernández-Dols, J.M. ¿Por qué obedecemos las leyes? Una exploración a los fundamentos valorativos del comportamiento humano. [Why do we obey the law? Exploring the values beyond human behavior] Anuario de Psicología Jurídica, 1998, 8, 193-205.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Carroll, J.M. Is the meaning perceived in facial expression independent of its context? In J.A. Russell and J.M. Fernández-Dols (Eds.) The psychology of facial expression Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. et al. Are spontaneous expressions and emotions linked? An experimental test of coherence. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 1997, 21, 163-177.
Russell, J.A.; Fernández-Dols, J.M. What does a facial expression mean? In J.A. Russell and J.M. Fernández-Dols (Eds.) The psychology of facial expression Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Ruiz-Belda, M.A. Spontaneous facial behavior during intense emotional episodes: Artistic truth and optical truth. In J.A. Russell and J.M. Fernández-Dols(Eds.) The psychology of facial expression. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1997.


1991 - 1995
Fernández-Dols, J.M. Il ruolo del contesto nell'attribuzione del contenuto emozionale alleespressioni facciali [The role of the context in the attribution of emotional content to facial expressions]. In G. Bellelli (Ed.) Sapere e Sentire. Napoli: Liguori, 1995.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Ruiz-Belda, M.A. Expression of emotion versus expressions of emotions: Everyday conceptions about spontaneous facial behavior. In J.A. Russell et al. (Eds)Everyday conceptions of emotion Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1995.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Ruiz-Belda, M.A. Are smiles a sign of happiness? Gold medal winners at the Olympic Games. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 1995, 69, 1113-1119.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. et al. Efectos culturales de las normas perversas [The effects of perverse norms on culture] Revista de Psicología Social, 1994, 9, 205-211

Fernández-Dols, J.M. & Oceja, L.V. Efectos cotidianos de las normas perversas en la tolerancia a la corrupción. [Perverse norms and tolerance to corruption] Revista de Psicología Social, 1994,1, 3-12.

Carrera, P. & Fernández-Dols, J.M. Neutral faces in context: Their emotional meaning and their function. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 1994, 18, 281-299.

Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Sierra, B. & Ruiz-Belda, M.A. On the clarity of expressive and contextual information in the recognition of emotions: a methodological critique. European Journal of Social Psychology 1993, 23, 195-202.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. Norma perversa: Hipótesis teóricas. [Perverse norms: Theoreticalhypotheses] Psicothema, 1993, 5 (suplemento), 91-101.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. La relevancia de las preocupaciones. Las ventajas del pesimismo. [The relevance of worries: Advantages of pessimism]. In D. Paez (Ed.) Salud, expresión y represión social de las emociones. Valencia: Promolibro, 1993.

Oceja, L.V.; Fernández-Dols, J.M. El reconocimiento de la norma perversa y sus consecuencias en los juicios de las personas. [Recognition of perverse norms and its consequences on persons' judgments]. Revista de Psicología Social, 1992, 7, 227- 240.
Oceja, L.V.; Fernández-Dols, J.M. El reconocimiento de la norma perversa y sus consecuencias en los juicios de las personas. [Recognition of perverse norms and its consequences on persons' judgments]. Revista de Psicología Social, 1992, 7, 227- 240.
Kwok-Leung; Yuk-Fai Au; Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Iwawaki, S. Preference for methods of conflict processing in two collectivist cultures. International Journal of Psychology 1992, 27, 195-202.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. Procesos escabrosos en Psicología Social: el concepto de norma perversa. [Thorny processes in social psychology: the concept of perverse norm]. Revista de Psicología Social, 1992, 7, 243-255.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. On the concept of emotion: A methodological proposal. Revista de Psicología Social, 1992, 7, 125-134.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Wallbott, H. & Sanchez, F. Emotion Category Accessibility and the Decoding of Emotion from Facial Expression and Context. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior 1991, 15, 107-123.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Sierra, B. & Ruiz-Belda, M.A. Reconnaissance et catégorisation des situations émotionnelles et leur interaction avec l'expression: nouvelles perspectives méthodologiques. [Recognition and categorization of emotion situations and their interaction with expression: new methodological approaches] Les Cahiers Internationaux de Psychologie Sociale 1991, 11, 37-49.



1986 - 1990
Mallo, M.J.; Fernández-Dols, J.M. & Wallbott, H. Reconocimiento de emociones a partir de la expresión y el contexto: una réplica. [Recognition of emotions from expression and context: a replication] Revista de Psicología Social 1989, 4(3), 291-298.
Gaviria, E.; Solano, J.; Carmona, M.; Fernández-Dols, J.M. Dominancia minoritaria: dos experimentos exploratorios. [Minority dominance: two exploratory experiments] Revista de Psicología Social 1988, 3, 7-22.
Carrera, P.; Mallo, M.J. & Fernández-Dols, J.M. El desarrollo de la comprensión del contexto de la expresión emocional. [The development of understanding of the context in emotional expression] Infancia y Aprendizaje 1988, n.42, 65-80.
Gaviria, E.; Fernández-Dols, J.M. Equity and dominance in preschoolers. Revista de Psicología Social 1986,1, 187-191.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Jimenez, A. The Spanish Case: The written expression of emotional routes. In K.R. Scherer et al (Eds), Experiencing Emotion Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1986.

Cosnier, J.; Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Jimenez, A. The verbalisation of emotional routes. In K.R. Scherer et al (Eds), Experiencing Emotion Cambridge: Cambridge University Press 1986.


Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Ortega, J.E. Los niveles de análisis de la emoción: James cien años despues. [Levels of analysis of the emotions: James one century later] Estudios de Psicologia 1985, n.21,35-56.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. et al. Influencia social e incertidumbre: una taxonomia experimental. [Social influence and uncertainty: an experimental taxonomy] Revista de Psicologia General y Aplicada 1984, 39, 905-940.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. et al. Estudio experimental de la actitud como conducta no verbal [Attitudes as nonverbal behaviors: an experimental study] Estudios de Psicologia 1984,17,n.17,13- 26.
Ortega, J.E.; Iglesias, J.; Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Corraliza, J.A. La expresión facial en ciegos congenitos [Facial expression in the congenitally blind] Infancia y Aprendizaje 1983, n.21, 83-96.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. Las dos últimas décadas en el estudio de la conformidad y la influencia social. [The last two decades in the study of conformity and social influence] Estudios dePsicologia 1982, 10, 53-62.
Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Serrano,G. Socializacion y rendimiento academico en la mujer. [Women's socialization and academic performance] Psicologica 1980,2, 215-226.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. et al. Obediencia institucional al laboratorio [Institutional obedience to the laboratory] Estudios de Psicologia 1980, n.2, 56-63.




Fernández Dols, J.M. et al. Tratado de Psicología Social: Vol. 2 Interacción Social. [Textbookof Social Psychology: Social Interaction] Madrid: Síntesis, 2000.
Russell, J.A., & Fernández-Dols, J.M. (Eds.) The psychology of facial expression. Cambridge:Cambridge University Press, 1997.
Russell, J.A.; Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Manstead, A.; Wellenkamp, J. (Eds.) Everydayconceptions of emotion. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 1995.
Fernández-Dols, J.M. Patrones para el diseño de la Psicología Social [Scripts for creation insocial psychology] Madrid: Morata, 1990.

Segovia, R.; Zaccagnini, J.L.; Hernández, A.; Fernández-Dols, J.M.; Navarro, I; Figini, S.Nuevas tecnologías y formación ocupacional en España [New technologies and occupationaltraining in Spain] Madrid: Fundesco, 1988.

Morales, J.F; Blanco, A.; Huici, C.; Fernández-Dols, J.M. Psicologia Social Aplicada [AppliedSocial Psychology] Bilbao: Desclee de Brouwer, 1986.

Fernández-Dols, J.M. El estudio psicológico del orden social [A psychological approach to social order] Madrid: Servicio de Publicaciones de la Universidad Complutense, 1982.

Fernández-Dols, J.M.& Ortega, J.E. Fuentes documentales en Psicologia [Documentary sources in psychology] Madrid: Debate, 1980