2020 – present

 

Lightening the load: Perceived partner responsiveness fosters more positive appraisals of relational sacrifices

Mariko L. Visserman, Amy Muise, Francesca Righetti, Rebecca M. Horne, Bonnie M. Le, Stéphane Côté, & Emily A. Impett (in press).

Journal of Personality and Social Psychology

 

The benefits of living with close others: A longitudinal investigation of mental health before and during a global stressor

Natalie M. Sisson, Emily C. Willroth, Bonnie M. Le, & Brett Q. Ford (in press).

Clinical Psychological Science

 

How can I thank you? Highlighting the benefactor’s responsiveness or costs when expressing gratitude

Yoobin Park, Mariko L. Visserman, Natalie M. Sisson, Bonnie M. Le, Jennifer E. Stellar, & Emily A. Impett (2020).

Journal of Social and Personal Relationships

 

The distinct effects of empathic accuracy for a romantic partner’s appeasement and dominance emotions

Bonnie M. Le, Stéphane Côté, Jennifer E. Stellar, & Emily A. Impett (2020).

Psychological Science

 

2016 – 2019

 

On the strength of ties that bind: Measuring the strength of norms in romantic relationships

John K. Sakaluk,  Monica Biernat, Bonnie M. Le, Sarah Lundy, & Emily A. Impett (2019).

Journal of Social and Personal Relationships

 

Communal motivation

Bonnie M. Le & Emily A. Impett (2019).

Macmillan Encyclopedia of Intimate and Family Relationships

 

Parenting goal pursuit is linked to emotional well-being, relationship quality, and responsiveness

Bonnie M. Le & Emily A. Impett (2019).

Journal of Social and Personal Relationships

 

How gender, age, and socioeconomic status predict parenting goal pursuit

Bonnie M. Le, John K. Sakaluk, Lisa C. Day, & Emily A. Impett (2019).

Journal of Social and Personal Relationships

 

Communal motivation and well-being in interpersonal relationships: An integrative review and meta-analysis

Bonnie M. Le, Emily A. Impett, Edward P. Lemay Jr., Amy Muise, & Konstantin O. Tskhay (2018).

Psychological Bulletin

 

The costs of suppressing negative emotions and amplifying positive emotions for parents

Bonnie M. Le & Emily A. Impett (2016).

Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin

 

2012 – 2015

 

The rewards of caregiving for communally motivated parents

Bonnie M. Le & Emily A. Impett (2015).

Social Psychological and Personality Science

 

The Brief Aggression Questionnaire: Structure, validity, reliability, and generalizability

Gregory D. Webster, Nathan C. DeWall, Richard S. Pond Jr., Timothy Deckman, T., Peter K. Jonason, Bonnie M. Le, Austin L. Nichols, Tatiana Orozco Schember, Laura C. Crysel, Benjamin S. Crosier, Veronica Smith, E. Layne Paddock, John B. Nezlek, Lee A. Kirkpatrick, Angela D. Bryan, & Renée J. Bator (2015).

Journal of Personality Assessment

 

When you think your partner is holding back: The costs of perceived partner suppression during relationship sacrifice

Emily A. Impett, Bonnie M. Le, Aleksandr Kogan, Christopher Oveis, & Dacher Keltner (2014).

Social Psychological and Personality Science

 

The Brief Aggression Questionnaire: Psychometric and behavioral evidence for an efficient measure of trait aggression

Gregory D. Webster, Nathan C. DeWall, Richard S. Pond Jr., Timothy Deckman, Peter K. Jonason, Bonnie M. Le, Austin L. Nichols, Tatiana Orozco Schember, Laura C. Crysel, Benjamin S. Crosier, C. Veronica Smith, E. Layne Paddock, John B. Nezlek, Lee A. Kirkpatrick, Angela D. Bryan, Renée J. Bator (2014).

Aggressive Behavior

 

The joys of genuine giving: Approach and avoidance sacrifice motivation and authenticity

Emily A. Impett, Leyla Javam, Bonnie M. Le, Behzad Asyaby-Eshghi, & Aleksandr Kogan (2013).

Personal Relationships

 

To give or not to give? Sacrificing for avoidance goals is not costly for the highly interdependent

Emily A. Impett, Bonnie M. Le, Behzad Asyabi-Eshghi, Lisa C. Day, & Aleksandr Kogan (2013).

Social Psychological and Personality Science

 

When holding back helps: Suppressing negative emotions during sacrifice feels authentic and is beneficial for the highly interdependent

Bonnie M. Le & Emily A. Impett (2013).

Psychological Science

 

The personal and interpersonal rewards of communal orientation

Bonnie M. Le, Emily A. Impett, Aleksandr Kogan, Gregory D. Webster, & Cecilia Cheng (2013).

Journal of Social and Personal Relationships

 

Conservatives are happier than liberals, but why? Political ideology, personality, and life satisfaction

Barry R. Schlenker, John R. Chambers, & Bonnie M. Le (2012).

Journal of Research in Personality

 

Two sides of the same coin? Viewing altruism and aggression through the adaptive lens of kinship

Gregory D. Webster, Catherine A. Cottrell, Tatiana Orozco Schember, Laura C. Crysel, Benjamin S. Crosier, Amanda N. Gesselman, & Bonnie M. Le (2012).

Social and Personality Psychology Compass