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Gross, J. J., Halperin, E & Porat, R. (2013). Emotion regulation in intractable conflicts. Current Directions in Psychological Science. 22 (6), 423-429. View

Halperin, E., Porat, R., & Wohl, M. (2013). Extinction threat and reciprocal threat reduction: Collective angst predicts willingness to compromise in intractable intergroup conflicts. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations. 16 (6), 797-813. View

Levontin, L., Halperin, E & Dweck, C. (2013). Implicit theories block negative attributions about a longstanding adversary: The case of Israelis and Arabs. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology. 49 (4), 670-675. View

​Bar-Tal, D., & Halperin, E. (2013). The nature of socio-psychological barriers for peaceful conflict resolution and ways to overcome them.  Conflict & Communication Online​. 12 (2). View

​​​Halperin, E., Porat, R., Tamir, M & Gross, E. (2013). Can Emotion Regulation Change Political Attitudes in Intractable Conflict? From the Laboratory to the Field. Psychological Science, 24, 106-111.  View

​Sulitzeanu-Kenan, R. & Halperin, E & (2013). Making a difference: Political efficacy and policy preferences polarization. British Journal of Political Science. 43 (2), 295-322. View

Bar-Tal, D & Halperin, E. (2013). The Psychology of Intractable Conflicts: Eruption, Escalation and Peacemaking. In L. Huddy, D. O. Sears, & J. S. Levy (Eds.), Oxford handbook of political psychology. New York: Oxford University Press, 923-956. View



Halperin, E., Crisp, R., Husnu, S., Dweck, C., Gross, J. (2012). Promoting intergroup contact by changing Beliefs: Group malleability Intergroup anxiety and contact motivation. Emotion, 12(6), 1192-1195. View

Halperin, E., Canetti, D., & Kimhi, S. (2012). In love with hatred: Rethinking the role hatred plays in shaping political behavior. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 42(9), 2231-2256. View.

​​​​Bar-Tal, D., Sharvit, K., Zafran, A., & Halperin, E. (2012). Ethos of conflict: The concept and its measurement. Peace & Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 18(1), 40-61. View​

Magal, T., Oren, N., Bar-Tal, D., & Halperin, E. (2012). Psychological legitimization – Views of the Israeli occupation by Jews in Israel: Data and implications. In D. Bar-Tal & I. Schnell (Eds.), impacts of occupation on occupiers: Lessons from the Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip, Oxford: Oxford University Press. View

Bar-Tal, D., Halperin, E., Porat, R & Nets-Zehngut, R. (2012). Intractable conflicts: Why society members tend to support their continuation and resist their peaceful resolution? In A. Golec de Zavala, & A. Cichocka (Eds.), Social Psychology of Social Problems: The Intergroup Context. Houndmill, England: Palgrave Macmillan.​

Halperin, E. (2012). Review of the book The nature of hate, by: R. J. Sternberg & K. Sternberg. Peace & Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 18(1), 101-103. View​



Halperin, E., Russell, A. G., Trzesniewski, K. H., Gross, J. J., & Dweck, C. S. (2011). Promoting the Middle East peace process by changing beliefs about group malleability. Science, 333, 1767-1769. View

Halperin, E. & Bar-Tal D. (2011). Socio-psychological barriers to peace making: An empirical examination within the Israeli Jewish society. Journal of Peace Research, 48, 637-651. View

Čehajić. S., Effron, D., Halperin, E., Liberman, V & Ross, L., (2011). Affirmation, acknowledgment of ingroup responsibility, group-based guilt, and support for reparative measures. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101(2), 256-270. View

Halperin, E., Russell, A. G., Dweck, C. S., & Gross, J. J. (2011). Anger, hatred, and the quest for peace: Anger can be constructive in the absence of hatred. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 55(2), 274-291. View

Halperin, E., & Gross, J. (2011). Emotion regulation in violent conflict: Reappraisal, hope, and support for humanitarian aid to the opponent in wartime. Cognition & Emotion, 1-9. View

Halperin, E., & Gross, J. (2011). Intergroup anger in intractable conflict: Long-term sentiments predict anger responses during the Gaza war. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 14 (4), 477-488. View

Reifen, M., Halperin, E., & Frederico, C. (2011). The positive effect of negative emotions in protracted conflict: The case of anger. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47, 157-163. View

Halperin, E. (2011). Emotional barriers to peace: Emotions and public opinion of Jewish Israelis about the peace process in the Middle East. Peace and Conflict: Journal of Peace Psychology, 17, 22-45. View

Halperin, E., Sharvit, K., & Gross, J. J. (2011). Emotion and emotion regulation in conflicts. In D, Bar-Tal (Ed.) Intergroup conflicts and their resolution: Social psychological perspective (pp. 83-103). New York: Psychology Press. View

Bar-Tal, D., & Halperin, E. (2011). Socio-psychological barriers to conflict resolution. In D, Bar-Tal (Ed.) Intergroup conflicts and their resolution: Social psychological perspective (pp. 217-240). New-York: Psychology Press. View

Halperin, E. (2011). Dealing with hatred; bypassing the conflict. Eco of education, (in Hebrew). View

Ubillos, S., Martin-Beristain, C., Garaigordobil, M., & Halperin, E. (2011). Agresion, odio, conflictos intergrupales y violencia colectiva. In D. Paez, C. Martín Beristain, J.L. Gonzalez, N. Basabe & J. De Rivera (Eds.), Overcoming collective violence and building culture of peace. Madrid: Editorial Fundamentos. (pp.15-37) (in Spanish).

Halperin, E. (2011). Intergroup hatred: Psychological dimensions. In D. J. Christie (Ed). The Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology, pp. 557-561, Wiley-Blackwell.

Bar-Tal, D., & Halperin, E. (2011). Conflict resolution, socio psychological barriers to. In D. J. Christie (Ed).The Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology, pp. 223-228, Wiley-Blackwell.

Bar-Tal, D., & Halperin, E. (2011). Emotional orientation, collective. In D. J. Christie (Ed). The Encyclopedia of Peace Psychology, pp. 388-392, Wiley-Blackwell.



Halperin, E., Bar-Tal, D., Sharvit, K., Rosler, N & Raviv, A. (2010). Socio-psychological implications for occupying society: The case of Israel. Journal of Peace Research, 47, No. 1, 59-70. View

Bar-Tal, D., Halperin, E & Oren, N. (2010). Socio-psychological barriers to peace making: The case of the Israeli Jewish society. Social Issues and Social Policy Review, 4, 63-109. View

Halperin, E., & Schwartz, D. (2010). Emotions in conflict resolution and post-conflict reconciliation. Cahier Internationaux de Psychologie Sociale, 1, 215-234. View

Halperin, E. (2010). The emotional roots of intergroup violence – The distinct role of anger and hatred. in M. Mikulincer & P. R. Shaver (Eds.), Human Aggression and Violence: Causes, Manifestations, and Consequences. The Herzliya Series on Personality and Social Psychology.

Bar-Tal, D., Magal, T., & Halperin, E. (2010). The paradox of security views in Israel. Socio-psychological explanation. In G. Scheffer & O. Barak (Eds.), Exsitential threats and civil security relations. New York: Lexington Books.

Halperin, E., Oren, N., & Bar-Tal, D. (2010). Socio-psychological barriers of the Israeli Jewish society to resolve the Israeli-Palestinian conflict. In Y. Bar-Siman-Tov (Ed.), Barriers to the resolution of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict (pp. 27-75). Jerusalem: Institute of Jerusalem.