Book of Laws



Halperin, E. & Nir, N (2019). Intergroup hate in conflict: The case of the Korean conflict. In  J. Park, M. Lee, H. Choi, Y. Kwon, S. Sloman, & E. Halperin (Eds.). 2019 Annual Reports of Attitude of Koreans toward Peace and Reconciliation. Seoul: Korea Institute for National Unification.

Elad-Strenger, J., Saguy, T., & Halperin, E. (2019). Facilitating hope among the hopeless: The role of ideology and moral content in shaping reactions to internal criticism in the context of intractable conflict. Social Science Quarterly, 100(6), 2425-2444.

Hasson, Y., Schori-Eyal, N., Landau, D., Hasler, B. S., Levy, J., Friedman, D., & Halperin, E. (2019). The enemy’s gaze: Immersive virtual environments enhance peace promoting attitudes and emotions in violent intergroup conflicts. PLoS ONE, 14(9): e0222342. View

Levy, A. Zezelj, I, Brankovic, M., Dusanic, S., van Zomeren, M., Saguy, T., & Halperin, E. (2019). Complex social identities and intergroup relations: Gateway groups in the Western Balkans. Social Psychology, 50(3), 201-206.  View

Alkoby, A., Pliskin, R., Halperin, E., & Levit-Binnun, N. (2019). An eight-week mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) workshop increases regulatory choice flexibility. Emotion, 19(4), 593-604. View

Wohl, M. J. A, Tabri, N., & Halperin, E. (2019). Emotional sources of intergroup atrocities. In L. S. Newman (Ed.), Confronting humanity at its worst: The Social Psychology of genocide and extreme intergroup violence. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.

Cernadas Curotto, P., Halperin, E., Sander, D., & Klimecki, O. (2019). Emotions in attacker-defender conflicts [commentary]. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 42, e120.

Szekeres, H., Halperin, E., Kende, A., & Saguy, T. (2019). The effect of moral loss and gain mindset on confronting racism. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 84, 103833. View

Levy, A., Halperin, E., Van Zomeren, M., & Saguy, T. (2019) Inter-racial gateways: The potential of biracials to reduce threat and prejudice in inter racial dynamics. Race and Social Problems,11(2), 119–132.

Levy, A., Zezelj, I., Branković, M., Dusanic, S., van Zomeren, M., Saguy, T., & Halperin, E. (2019). Complex Social Identities and Intergroup Relations. Social Psychology, 50(3), 201–206.

McDonald, M. M., Brindley, S., Halperin, E., & Saguy, T. (2019). Promoting intergroup openness and support for equality in a new cultural context: Replicating the effects of internal criticism. The Journal of Social Psychology, 15(3), 349-356. View

Hasan-Aslih, S., Netzer, L., Tamir, M., Saguy, T., Van Zomeren, M., Halperin, E. (2019). When we want them to fear us: the motivation to influence outgroup emotions in collective action. Group Processes & Intergroup relations, 22(5), 724–745. View

Halperin, E., & Schori-Eyal, N. (2019). Moral emotions in political decision making. In Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics. Oxford University Press. View

Weimann-Saks D, Peleg-Koriat, I, & Halperin E. (2019). The effect of malleability beliefs and emotions on legal decision making. Justice System Journal, 40(1), 21-38. View

Schori-Eyal, N., Halperin, E., & Saguy, T. (2019). Intergroup commonality, political ideology, and tolerance of enemy collateral casualties in intergroup conflicts. Journal of Peace Research, 56(3), 425-439. View

Tamir, M., Halperin, E., Porat, R., Bigman, Y., & Hasson, Y. (2019). When there's a will, there's a way: Disentangling the effects of goals and means in emotion regulation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 116(5), 795-816. View

Cohen-Chen, S., Van Kleef, G. A., Crisp, R. J., & Halperin, E. (2019). Dealing in hope: Does observing hope expressions increase conciliatory attitudes in intergroup conflict? Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 83, 102-111. View

Nir, N & Halperin, E. (2019). Effects of Humor on Intergroup Communication in Intractable Conflicts: Using Humor in an Intergroup Appeal Facilitates Stronger Agreement Between Groups and a Greater Willingness to Compromise. Political Psychology, 40(3), 467-485. View

Zipris, I., Pliskin, R., Canetti, D., & Halperin, E. (2019). Exposure to the 2014 Gaza War and Support for Militancy: The Role of Emotion Dysregulation. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 45(6), 965–977. View

Cohen, R., Pliskin, R., & Halperin, E. (2019). How I learned to stop fearing: Ideological differences in choice of reappraisal content. European Journal of Social Psychology, 49(3), 482-502. View

Hameiri, B., Bar-Tal, D., & Halperin, E. (2019). Paradoxical thinking interventions: A paradigm for societal change. Social Issues and Policy Review, 13(1), 36-62. View

Hasan-Aslih, S., Pliskin, R., Van Zomeren, M., Halperin, E., Saguy, T. (2019). A darker Side of hope: harmony-based hope Ironically decreases collective action intentions among the disadvantaged. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 45(2) 209–223. View



Malovicki-Yaffe, N., McDonald, M. M., Halperin, E., & Saguy, T. (2018). God, sex, and money among the ultra-Orthodox in Israel: An integrated sociocultural and evolutionary perspective. Evolution and Human Behavior, 39(6), 622-631. View

Fischer, A., Halperin, E., Canetti, D & Jasini, A. (2018). Why we hate. Emotion Review, 10(4), 309-220. View

Shuman, E., Johnson, D., Saguy, T. & Halperin, E. (2018). Threat to the group’s image can motivate high identifiers to take action against ingroup transgressions. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 44 (11), 1523-1544. View

Shuman, E., Halperin, E., & Reifen Tagar, M. (2018). Anger as a Catalyst for Change? Incremental Beliefs and Anger’s Constructive Effects in Conflict. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 21(17), 1092-1106. View

Idan, O., Halperin, E., Hameiri, B., & Reifen Tagar, M. (2018). A rose by any other name? Subtle linguistic cue impacts anger and corresponding policy support in intractable conflict. Psychological Science, 29(6), 972-983. View

Hasson, Y., Tamir, M., Brahms, K.S., Cohrs, J.C., & Halperin, E. (2018). Are liberals and conservatives equally motivated to feel empathy toward others? Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 44(10), 1449-1459. View

Yaffe, N., Solak, N., Halperin, E., & Saguy, T. (2018). "Poor is pious": Distinctiveness threat increases glorification of poverty among the poor. European Journal of Social Psychology, 48, 460–471. View

Anisman‐Razin, M. , Rozen, R. , Halperin, E. and Saguy, T. (2018). Support for Leader's Decisions in Conflict and Negotiation: Women Do Not Benefit From Relevant Expertise While Men Do. Political Psychology, 39, 633-648.  View

Kahn, D., Reifen Tagar, M., Halperin, E., Backstrom, M., Vitriol, J., Liberman, V. (2018). If they can't change why support change?  Implicit Theories about groups, social dominance orientation and political ideology. Journal of Social and Political Psychology, 6(1), 151-173. View

Porat, R., Tamir, M., Wohl, M., Gur, T & Halperin, E. (2018). Motivated emotion and the rally around the flag effect: Liberals are motivated to feel collective angst (like Conservatives) when faced with existential threat. Cognition and Emotion, DOI: 10.1080/02699931.2018.1460321. View

Goldenberg, A., Cohen-Chen, S., Goyer, J. P., Dweck, C. S., Gross, J. J., & Halperin, E. (2018). Testing the impact and durability of group malleability intervention in the context of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 115(4), 696-701. View

Fernández, S., Halperin, E., Gaviria, E., Agudo, R., Saguy, T. (2018). Understanding the role of the perpetrator in triggering humiliation: The effects of hostility and status. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 76, 1-11. View

Pliskin, R., Halperin, E., Bar-Tal, D., & Sheppes, G. (2018). When ideology meets conflict-related content: Influences on emotion generation and regulation. Emotion,18(2), 159-170. View

McDonald, M., Brindley, S., Halperin, E., & Saguy, T. (2018). Outgroup members’ internal criticism promotes intergroup openness: The role of perceived risk. British Journal of Social Psychology, 57, 95–111. View

Hameiri, B., Nabet, E., Bar-Tal, D., & Halperin, E. (2018). Paradoxical thinking as a conflict resolution intervention: Comparison to alternative interventions and examination of psychological mechanisms. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 44(1), 122–139. View



Hameiri, B., Bar-Tal, D. & Halperin, E. (2017). Self-censorship as a socio-psychological barrier to peacemaking. In D. Bar-Tal, R. Nets-Zehngut, & K. Sharvit (Eds.) Self-censorship in contexts of conflict: Theory and research (pp. 61-78). New York, NY: Springer.

Alkoby, A., Halperin, E., Tarrasch, R., & Levit-Binnun, N. (2017). Increased Support for Political Compromise in the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict Following an 8-Week Mindfulness Workshop. Mindfulness, 8(5), 1345-1353.

Hameiri, B., Sharvit, K., Bar-Tal., D., Shahar, E., & Halperin, E. (2017). Support for self-censorship among Israelis as a socio-psychological barrier to resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. Political Psychology, 38(5), 795-813. View

Ron, Y., Solomon, J., Halperin, E. & Saguy, T. (2017). Willingness to engage in intergroup contact: A multi-level approach. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 23(3), 210-218. View

Sznycer, D., Lopez Seal, M. F., Sell, A., Lim, J., Porat, R., Shalvi, S., Halperin, E., Cosmides, L., & Tooby, J. (2017). Support for redistribution is shaped by compassion, envy, and self-interest, but not a taste for fairness. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 114(31), 8420-8425. View

Cohen-Chen, S., Crisp, R. J., & Halperin, E. (2017). A new appraisal-based framework underlying hope in conflict resolution. Emotion Review, 9(3), 208-214. View

Goldenberg, A., Enav, Y., Halperin, E., Saguy, T., & Gross, J. (2017). Emotional compensation in parents. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 69, 150-155. View

Halperin, E. & Reifen-Tagar, M. (2017). Emotions in conflicts: Understanding emotional processes sheds light on the nature and potential resolution of intractable conflicts. Current Opinion in Psychology, 17, 94-94. View

Levy, A., Saguy, T., Halperin, E., & Van Zomeren, M. (2017). Bridges or barriers? Conceptualization of the role of multiple identity gateway groups in intergroup relations. Frontiers in Psychology, 8:1097. View

Levy, A., van Zomeren, M., Saguy, T., & Halperin, E. (2017). Intergroup emotions and gateway groups: Introducing multiple social identities into the study of emotions in conflict. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 11(6), 1-15. View

Halperin, E., & Levy, A. (2017). Intractable Conflicts. In F. M. Moghaddam (Ed). The Sage Encyclopedia of Political Behavior, pp. 406-408, Sage. View

Levy, A., Saguy, T., van Zomeren, M., & Halperin, E. (2017). Ingroups, outgroups, and the gateway groups between: The potential of dual identities to improve intergroup relations. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 70, 260-271. View

Gutentag, T., Halperin, E., Porat, R., Bigman, Y & Tamir, M (2017). Successful emotion regulation requires both conviction and skill: Beliefs about the controllability of emotions, reappraisal, and regulation success. Cognition and Emotion, 31(6), 1225-1233. View

Solak, N. Raifen Tagar, M., Cohen-Chen, S., Saguy, T., & Halperin E. (2017). Disappointment expression increases collective guilt and collective action in intergroup conflict: Moderating role of legitimacy perceptions. Cognition and Emotion, 31(6), 1112-1126. View

Cohen-Chen, S., Crisp, R. J., & Halperin, E. (2017). Hope comes in many forms: Outgroup expressions of hope override low support and promote reconciliation in conflicts. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 8(2), 153-161. View

McDonald, M.M., Porat, R., Yarkoney, A., Reifen Tagar, M., Kimel, S., Saguy, T., & Halperin, E. (2017). Intergroup emotional similarity reduces dehumanization and promotes conciliatory attitudes in prolonged conflict. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 20(1), 125-136. View

Goldenberg, A., Endevelt, K., Ran, S., Dweck, C. S., Gross, J. J., & Halperin, E. (2017). Making intergroup contact more fruitful: Enhancing cooperation between Palestinian and Jewish Israeli adolescents by fostering beliefs about group malleability. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 8(1), 3-10. View

Rosler, N., Cohen-Chen, S., & Halperin, E. (2017). The distinctive effects of empathy and hope in intractable conflicts. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 6(1), 114-139. View