Multilevel Modeling

Predicting Early Childhood Gender Transitions

Increasing numbers of gender nonconforming children are socially-transitioning-changing pronouns to live as their identified genders. We studied a cohort of gender nonconforming children (N=85). When re-contacted approximately 2 years later, 36 of …

Prejudice, Contact, and Threat at the Diversity-Segregation Nexus: A Cross-Sectional and Longitudinal Analysis of How Ethnic Out-Group Size and Segregation Interrelate for Inter-Group Relations

Extensive research explores how increasing ethnic out-group populations in society affects inter-group attitudes. Drawing on the threat and contact hypotheses, this study develops and tests a framework examining the role of segregation in the …

A Robust Bias Against Interracial Couples Among White and Black Respondents, Relative to Multiracial Respondents

Interracial couples are an understudied but increasingly common social group in the United States. We used direct and indirect measures to examine explicit and implicit biases (respectively) against interracial couples among samples of (a) …

Exposure to Racial Out-Groups and Implicit Race Bias in the United States

The industrialized world is becoming more ethnically diverse. Research in several disciplines has suggested that exposure to racial out-groups may be associated with more positive and more negative intergroup attitudes. Given that U.S. states are …

Do Motivations for using Facebook Moderate the Association between Facebook use and Psychological Well-Being?

Previous investigations of the relationship between Facebook use and psychological well-being have most commonly considered variables relating to the quantity (e.g., time spent online) and underlying motivations (e.g., making new friends) of Facebook …