2021 and in press

Franikowski, P., Kriegeskorte, L.-K., & Reisenzein, R. (in press). Perceptual latencies of object recognition and affect measured with the rotating spot method: Further chronometric evidence for semantic primacy. Emotion.

Reisenzein, R. (in press). Emotion theories of the 19th century at the rise of scientific psychology: Darwin, James, Wundt, Meinong, and Freud. In A. Scarantino (Ed.), Routledge Handbook of Emotion Theory. London: Routledge.

Reisenzein, R. (in press). Response to Ruth Leys. Evolutionary Studies in Imaginative Culture, 5.1.



Reisenzein, R. (2020). Book review of Ruth Leys, The ascent of affect: Genealogy and critique. Evolutionary Studies in Imaginative Culture, 4.2.

Reisenzein, R., Hildebrandt, A., & Weber, H. (2020). Personality and emotion. In P. J. Corr & G. Matthews (Eds.), Cambridge Handbook of Personality Psychology (2nd Ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Ludwig, J., Reisenzein, R., & Hiemisch, A. (2020). Effects of instrumentality and personal force on deontological and utilitarian inclinations in harm-related moral dilemmas. Frontiers in Psychology, 11.



Reisenzein, R. (2019). Emotionen aus kognitionswissenschaftlicher Sicht. In H. Kappelhoff, J.-H. Bakels, C. Schmitt, & H. Lehmann (Hrsg.), Emotionen. Ein interdisziplinäres Handbuch. Stuttgart: Metzler.

Pérez, H., J., & Reisenzein, R. (2019). On Jon Snow's death: Plot twist and global fandom in Game of Thrones. Culture & Psychology (Online First April 2019).

Reisenzein, R. (2019). Cognition and Emotion: A plea for theory.Cognition and Emotion, 33, 109-118.



Reisenzein, R. (2018). Naturalized aesthetics and emotion theory. Projections, 12, 76-85.

Reisenzein, R.(2018). Emotionen in Lern- und Leistungskontexten. In B. Spinath, O. Dickhäuser, & C. Schöne (Hrsg.), Psychologie der Motivation und Emotion (S. 80-107). Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Junge, M., & Reisenzein, R. (2018). Emotionen. In J. Strohmer (Hrsg). Psychologische Grundlagen für Fachkräfte in Kindergarten, Krippe und Hort  (S. 71-79). Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Reisenzein, R., & Rudolph, U. (2018). The attributional theory of motivation and emotion: Not surprisingly, true (Commentary). Motivation Science, 4, 21-23.



Reisenzein, R., Horstmann, G., & Schützwohl, A. (2017). The cognitive-evolutionary model of surprise: A review of the evidence. Topics in Cognitive Science, 1-25.

Reisenzein, R., & Horstmann, G. (2017). Emotion. In A. Kiesel & H. Spada (Hrsg.) Lehrbuch Allgemeine Psychologie(4. Auflage) (S. 423-492). Bern: Hogrefe.

Reisenzein, R. (2017). Cognitive theory of emotion. In V. Zeigler-Hill & T. K. Shackleford (eds.) Encyclopedia of Personality and Individual Differences. Springer International Publishing.

Durán, J. I., Reisenzein, R., &  Fernández-Dols, J.-M. (2017). Coherence between emotions and facial expressions: A research synthesis. In J.-M. Fernandez-Dols & J. A. Russell (Eds.).The Science of Facial Expression (pp. 107-129). New York: Oxford University Press.

Reisenzein, R. (2017). The legacy of cognition-arousal theory: Introduction to a special section of Emotion ReviewEmotion Review, 9, 3-6.

Reisenzein, R. (2017). Varieties of cognition-arousal theoryEmotion Review, 9, 17-26.



Junge, M., & Reisenzein, R. (2016). Metric scales for emotion measurement. Psychological Test and Assessment Modeling, 58, 497-530.

Reisenzein, R. (2016). Theories of emotion. In H. L. Miller (Ed.), The SAGE Encyclopedia of theory in psychology (pp. 264-267). Sage Publications.

Lau, S., & Reisenzein, R. (2016). Evidence for the context dependence of the Side-Effect EffectJournal of Cognition and Culture, 16, 267-293.



ReisenzeinR. (2015). On the universality of the attribution-affect model of helpingInternational Journal of Psychology50, 308-311.

Reisenzein, R. (2015). Social emotions from the perspective of the computational belief-desire theory of emotion. In A. Herzig & E. Lorini (Eds.), The cognitive foundations of group attitudes and social interaction (Studies in the philosophy of sociality, Vol. 5,  pp. 153-176). Berlin: Springer.

Mchitarjan, I. & Reisenzein, R. (2015). The culture-transmission motive in immigrants: A world-wide internet surveyPLOS ONE (Public Library of Science). 10(11): e0141625, doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0141625  .

Reisenzein, R. (2015). A short history of psychological perspectives on emotion. In: R. A. Calvo, S. K. D'Mello, J. Gratch, & A. Kappas (Eds.): Oxford Handbook of Affective Computing (pp. 21-37). Oxford: Oxford University Press.



Junge, M., & Reisenzein, R. (2014). Maximum Likelihood Difference Scaling versus Ordinal Difference Scaling of emotion intensity: A comparison. Quality and Quantity, 49, 2169-2185. DOI 10.1007/s11135-014-0100-1 

Reisenzein, R. (2014). The attributional approach to emotion and motivation: Introduction to a Special Section of Emotion Review. Emotion Review, 6, 332-335.

Reisenzein, R., Junge, M., Studtmann, M., & Huber, O. (2014). Observational approaches to the measurement of emotions. In: R. Pekrun & L. Linnenbrink-Garcia (Eds.), International Handbook of Emotions in Education (pp. 580-606). Taylor & Francis / Routledge.

Reisenzein, R., & Stephan, A. (2014). More on James and the physical basis of emotion. Emotion Review, 6, 35-46.



Reisenzein, R., & Siemer, M. (2013). Stimmungen aus der Sicht der kognitiv-motivationalen Theorie der Emotion [Moods from the perspective of the cognitive-motivational theory of emotion]. In F. Reents & B. Meyer-Sickendiek (Hrsg). Stimmung und Methode [Mood and Method] (pp. 95-117). Tübingen: Mohr Siebeck.

Reisenzein, R., Hudlicka, E., Dastani, M., Gratch, J., Lorini, E., Hindriks, K., & Meyer, J.-J. (2013). Computational modeling of emotion: Towards improving the inter- and intradisciplinary exchange. IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing, 4, 246-266.

Junge, M., & Reisenzein, R. (2013). Indirect scaling methods for testing quantitative emotion theories. Cognition and Emotion, 27, 1247-1275.

Reisenzein, R., Roberts, R. C., Coricelli, G., Joffily, M. & Gratch, J. (2013). Emotion [Emotion]. In A. Stephan & S. Walter (Hg.) Handbuch Kognitionswissenschaft[Handbook of cognitive science] (pp. 258-274). Stuttgart: Metzler.

Reisenzein, R., Studtmann, M., & Horstmann, G. (2013). Coherence between emotion and facial expression: Evidence from laboratory experiments. Emotion Review, 5, 16-23.



Macedo, L., Reisenzein, R., & Cardoso, A. (2012). Surprise and anticipation in learning. In N. M. Seel (Ed.) Encyclopedia of the Sciences of Learning (pp. 3250-3253). Springer US.

Müller, A.-W., & ReisenzeinR. (2012). Emotionen - Natur und Funktion [Emotions - their nature and function] . (Reihe Philosophie und Psychologie im Gespräch.) Göttingen: Vandenhoeck und Ruprecht.

Reisenzein, R. (2012). Extending the belief-desire theory of emotions to fantasy emotions. Proceedings of the ICCM 2012, 313-314.

Schützwohl, A., & Reisenzein, R. (2012). Facial expressions in response to a highly surprising event exceeding the field of vision: A test of Darwin’s theory of surprise. Evolution & Human Behavior, 33, 657-664.

Reisenzein, R. (2012). What is an emotion in the Belief-Desire Theory of emotion?. In F. Paglieri, L. Tummolini, R. Falcone & M. Miceli (Eds.), The goals of cognition: Essays in honor of Cristiano Castelfranchi (pp. 181-211). London: College Publications.

Reisenzein, R. (2012). Fantasiegefühle aus der Sicht der kognitiv-motivationalen Theorie der Emotion [Fantasy emotions from the perspective of the cognitive-motivational theory of emotion]. In S. Poppe, (Hg.), Emotionen in Literatur und Film [Emotions in literature and film] (S. 31-63). Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann.

Reisenzein, R., & Junge, M. (2012). Language and emotion from the perspective of the computational belief-desire theory of emotion. In P. A. Wilson (Ed.)Dynamicity in emotion concepts (Lodz Studies in Language27, 37-59). Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

Reisenzein, R., Meyer, W.-U., & Niepel, M. (2012). Surprise. In V. S. Ramachandran (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Human Behavior, 2nd ed. (pp. 564-570). Elsevier.



Reisenzein, R. (2010). Broadening the scope of affect detection research. IEEE Transactions on Affective Computing1, 42-45.

Mchitarjan, I., & Reisenzein, R. (2010). Kulturtransmission bei Minderheiten: Ein Theorieentwurf. Zeitschrift für Soziologie der Erziehung und Sozialisation4, 421-435.

Iorio, M., & Reisenzein, R. (2010). (Hg.). Regel, Norm, Gesetz. Eine interdiziplinäre Bestandsaufnahme [Rule, norm, law: An interdisciplinary survey]. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag.

Reisenzein, R. (2010). Moralische Gefühle aus der Sicht der kognitiv-motivationalen Theorie der Emotion [Moral emotions from the perspective of the cognitive-motivational theory of emotion]. In M. Iorio & R. Reisenzein (Hg.), Regel, Norm, Gesetz. Eine interdiziplinäre Bestandsaufnahme [Rule, norm, law: An interdisciplinary survey] (S. 257-283). Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang Verlag.



Reisenzein, R., & Döring, S. (2009). Ten Perspectives on emotional experience: Introduction to the Special issue. Emotion Review1, 195-205.

Reisenzein, R. (2009). Emotional experience in the computational belief-desire theory of emotion. Emotion Review1, 214-222.

Reisenzein, R. (2009). Emotions as metarepresentational states of mind: Naturalizing the belief-desire theory of emotion. Cognitive Systems Research10, 6-20.

Macedo, L., Cardoso, A., Reisenzein, R., Lorini, L., & Castelfranchi, C. (2009). Artificial surprise. In: J. Vallverdú, & D. Casacuberta (Eds.) Handbook of research on synthetic emotions and sociable robotics: New applications in affective computing and artificial intelligence (pp. 267-291). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Reisenzein, R. (2009). On literary works as simulations that run on minds. Emotion Review1, 35-36.

Reisenzein, R., & Weber, H. (2009). Personality and emotion. In: P. J. Corr, & G. Matthews (Eds.) Cambridge handbook of personality psychology (pp. 54-71). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Reisenzein, R. (2009). Einschätzung [Appraisal]. In: V. Brandstätter & J. H. Otto (Hrsg.), Handbuch der Allgemeinen Psychologie -- Motivation und Emotion (S. 435-445). Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Studtmann, M., Otto, J. H., & Reisenzein, R. (2009). Methoden zur Induktion von Emotionen [Methods of emotion induction]. In: V. Brandstätter & J. H. Otto (Hrsg.),Handbuch der Allgemeinen Psychologie --  Motivation und Emotion (S. 540-549).Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Reisenzein, R., & Meyer, W.-U. (2009). Surprise. In D. Sander & K. R. Scherer (Eds.), Oxford companion to the affective sciences (pp. 386-387). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Reisenzein, R. (2009). Schachter-Singer theory of emotion. In D. Sander & K. R. Scherer (Eds.), Oxford companion to the affective sciences (pp. 352-353). Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Reisenzein, R. (2009). Relevance detection. In D. Sander & K. R. Scherer (Eds.),Oxford companion to the affective sciences (pp. 339-340). Oxford: Oxford University Press.



Rudolph, U., & Reisenzein, R. (2008). 50 years of attribution research (Editorial).Social Psychology, 39, 123-124.

Reisenzein, R., & Rudolph, U. (2008). The discovery of common-sense psychology. Social Psychology, 39, 125-133.

Reisenzein, R., & Mchitarjan, I. (2008). "The teacher who had the greatest influence on my thinking": Tracing Meinong's influence on Heider. Social Psychology, 39, 141-150.



Reisenzein, R. (2007). What is a definition of emotion? And are emotions mental-behavioral processes? Social Science Information46, 424-428.

Reisenzein, R., & Studtmann, M. (2007). On the expression and experience of surprise: No evidence for facial feedback, but evidence for a reverse self-inference effect. Emotion, 7, 612-627.

Siemer, M., & Reisenzein, R. (2007). The process of emotion inference. Emotion, 7, 1-20.

Siemer, M., & Reisenzein, R. (2007). Appraisals and emotions: Can you have one without the other? Emotion, 7, 26-29.



Reisenzein, R. (2006). Emotions as metarepresentational states of mind. In Trappl, R. (Ed.), Cybernetics and Systems 2006 (Vol. 2, pp. 649-653). Proceedings of the 18th European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research. Vienna: Austrian Society for Cybernetic Studies.

Macedo, L., Cardoso, A., & Reisenzein, R. (2006). A surprise-based agent architecture. In R. Trappl,  (Ed.), Cybernetics and Systems 2006 (Vol. 2). Proceedings of the 18th European Meeting on Cybernetics and Systems Research. Vienna: Austrian Society for Cybernetic Studies.

Reisenzein, R., Bördgen, S., Holtbernd, T., & Matz, D. (2006). Evidence for strong dissociation between emotion and facial displays: The case of surprise. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 91, 295-315.

Reisenzein, R. (2006). Arnold's theory of emotion in historical perspective.Cognition and Emotion, 20, 920-951.

Reisenzein, R. (2006). Motivation [Motivation]. In K. Pawlik (Ed.), Handbuch Psychologie [Handbook of Psychology] (pp. 239-247). Berlin: Springer.

Reisenzein, R. (2006). Denken und Emotionen [Thinking and emotions]. In J. Funke & P. A. Frensch (Eds.), Handbuch der Allgemeinen Pychologie - Kognition (Handbuch der Psychologie, Band 4, pp. 475-484). Göttingen: Hogrefe.

Reisenzein, R. & Horstmann, G. (2006). Emotion [Emotion]. In H. Spada (Ed.)Lehrbuch Allgemeine Psychologie (3. Auflage, pp. 435-500). Bern: Huber.