Steven Sloman, Ph.D. - Publications

Psychology Brown University, Providence, RI 
Decision Making

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Year Citation  Score
2021 Fullerton MK, Rabb N, Mamidipaka S, Ungar L, Sloman SA. Evidence against risk as a motivating driver of COVID-19 preventive behaviors in the United States. Journal of Health Psychology. 13591053211024726. PMID 34144644 DOI: 10.1177/13591053211024726  0.68
2019 Rabb N, Fernbach PM, Sloman SA. Individual Representation in a Community of Knowledge. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 23: 891-902. PMID 31477385 DOI: 10.1016/J.Tics.2019.07.011  1
2019 Sloman SA, Rabb N. Thought as a determinant of political opinion. Cognition. PMID 30853110 DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2019.02.014  0.68
2017 Bechlivanidis C, Lagnado DA, Zemla JC, Sloman S. Concreteness and abstraction in everyday explanation. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. PMID 28497364 DOI: 10.3758/S13423-017-1299-3  0.72
2017 Zemla JC, Sloman S, Bechlivanidis C, Lagnado DA. Evaluating everyday explanations. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. PMID 28275989 DOI: 10.3758/S13423-017-1258-Z  0.72
2016 Sloman SA, Rabb N. Your Understanding Is My Understanding: Evidence for a Community of Knowledge. Psychological Science. PMID 27670662 DOI: 10.1177/0956797616662271  0.68
2015 Sloman SA. Opening editorial: the changing face of Cognition. Cognition. 135: 1-3. PMID 25465466 DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2014.11.004  1
2014 Sloman S. Comments on quantum probability theory. Topics in Cognitive Science. 6: 47-52. PMID 24482328 DOI: 10.1111/Tops.12072  1
2014 Park J, Sloman SA. Causal explanation in the face of contradiction. Memory & Cognition. 42: 806-20. PMID 24420704 DOI: 10.3758/s13421-013-0389-3  1
2014 Darlow A, Goldin G, Sloman S. Causal interactions Conference On Human Factors in Computing Systems - Proceedings. 1655-1664. DOI: 10.1145/2556288.2557216  1
2014 Hadjichristidis C, Sloman SA, Over DE. Categorical induction from uncertain premises: Jeffrey's doesn't completely rule Thinking and Reasoning. 20: 405-431. DOI: 10.1080/13546783.2014.884510  1
2014 Fernbach PM, Hagmayer Y, Sloman SA. Effort denial in self-deception Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. 123: 1-8. DOI: 10.1016/J.Obhdp.2013.10.013  1
2013 Park J, Sloman SA. Mechanistic beliefs determine adherence to the Markov property in causal reasoning. Cognitive Psychology. 67: 186-216. PMID 24152569 DOI: 10.1016/j.cogpsych.2013.09.002  1
2013 Sloman SA. Counterfactuals and causal models: introduction to the special issue. Cognitive Science. 37: 969-76. PMID 23927017 DOI: 10.1111/cogs.12064  1
2013 Fernbach PM, Rogers T, Fox CR, Sloman SA. Political extremism is supported by an illusion of understanding. Psychological Science. 24: 939-46. PMID 23620547 DOI: 10.1177/0956797612464058  1
2013 Hattori M, Sloman SA, Orita R. Effects of subliminal hints on insight problem solving. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. 20: 790-7. PMID 23392651 DOI: 10.3758/s13423-013-0389-0  1
2013 Bonnefon JF, Sloman SA. The causal structure of utility conditionals. Cognitive Science. 37: 193-209. PMID 23163750 DOI: 10.1111/cogs.12014  1
2013 Fernbach PM, Sloman SA, St. Louis R, Shube JN. Explanation fiends and foes: How mechanistic detail determines understanding and preference Journal of Consumer Research. 39: 1115-1131. DOI: 10.1086/667782  1
2013 Goldin G, Wout Mvt, Sloman SA, Evans DW, Greenberg BD, Rasmussen SA. Risk judgment in Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: Testing a dual-systems account Journal of Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders. 2: 406-411. DOI: 10.1016/J.Jocrd.2013.08.002  1
2013 Martin JW, Sloman SA. Refining the dual-system theory of choice Journal of Consumer Psychology. 23: 552-555. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcps.2013.04.006  1
2012 Bes B, Sloman S, Lucas CG, Raufaste E. Non-bayesian inference: causal structure trumps correlation. Cognitive Science. 36: 1178-203. PMID 22734828 DOI: 10.1111/J.1551-6709.2012.01262.X  1
2012 Sloman SA, Fernbach PM, Ewing S. A Causal Model of Intentionality Judgment Mind and Language. 27: 154-180. DOI: 10.1111/J.1468-0017.2012.01439.X  1
2012 Sloman S, Fernbach PM. The value of rational analysis: An assessment of causal reasoning and learning The Probabilistic Mind: Prospects For Bayesian Cognitive Science. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199216093.003.0021  1
2011 Fernbach PM, Darlow A, Sloman SA. When good evidence goes bad: the weak evidence effect in judgment and decision-making. Cognition. 119: 459-67. PMID 21345428 DOI: 10.1016/J.Cognition.2011.01.013  1
2011 Fernbach PM, Darlow A, Sloman SA. Asymmetries in predictive and diagnostic reasoning. Journal of Experimental Psychology. General. 140: 168-85. PMID 21219081 DOI: 10.1037/A0022100  1
2011 Walsh CR, Sloman SA. The Meaning of Cause and Prevent: The Role of Causal Mechanism Mind and Language. 26: 21-52. DOI: 10.1111/j.1468-0017.2010.01409.x  1
2011 Walsh CR, Sloman SA. Counterfactual and generative accounts of causal attribution Causality in the Sciences. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199574131.003.0009  1
2011 Fernbach PM, Sloman SA. Don't throw out the Bayes with the bathwater Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 34: 198-199. DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X11000264  1
2011 Swirsky CL, Fernbach PM, Sloman SA. An illusion of control modulates the reluctance to tempt fate Judgment and Decision Making. 6: 688-696.  1
2010 Darlow AL, Sloman SA. Two systems of reasoning: architecture and relation to emotion. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews. Cognitive Science. 1: 382-92. PMID 26271378 DOI: 10.1002/wcs.34  1
2010 Fernbach PM, Darlow A, Sloman SA. Neglect of alternative causes in predictive but not diagnostic reasoning. Psychological Science. 21: 329-36. PMID 20424064 DOI: 10.1177/0956797610361430  1
2010 Sloman SA, Fernbach PM, Hagmayer Y. Self-deception requires vagueness. Cognition. 115: 268-81. PMID 20097330 DOI: 10.1016/J.Cognition.2009.12.017  1
2010 Barsalou L, Sloman S, Chaigneau S. The HIPE Theory of Function Functional Features in Language and Space: Insights From Perception, Categorization, and Development. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199264339.003.0009  1
2010 Lagnado DA, Waldmann MR, Hagmaye Y, Sloman SA. Beyond Covariation: Cues to Causal Structure Causal Learning: Psychology, Philosophy, and Computation. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195176803.003.0011  1
2010 Hagmayer Y, Sloman S, Lagnado D, Waldmann MR. Causal Reasoning Through Intervention Causal Learning: Psychology, Philosophy, and Computation. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195176803.003.0007  1
2009 Sloman S, Barbey AK, Hotaling JM. A causal model theory of the meaning of cause, enable, and prevent. Cognitive Science. 33: 21-50. PMID 21585462 DOI: 10.1111/J.1551-6709.2008.01002.X  1
2009 Fernbach PM, Sloman SA. Causal learning with local computations. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory, and Cognition. 35: 678-93. PMID 19379043 DOI: 10.1037/A0014928  1
2009 Hagmayer Y, Sloman SA. Decision makers conceive of their choices as interventions. Journal of Experimental Psychology. General. 138: 22-38. PMID 19203168 DOI: 10.1037/a0014585  1
2008 Lagnado DA, Sloman SA. Inside and Outside Probability Judgment Blackwell Handbook of Judgment and Decision Making. 155-176. DOI: 10.1002/9780470752937.ch8  1
2007 Hadjichristidis C, Handley SJ, Sloman SA, Evans JS, Over DE, Stevenson RJ. Iffy beliefs: conditional thinking and belief change. Memory & Cognition. 35: 2052-9. PMID 18265620  1
2007 Barbey AK, Sloman SA. Base-rate respect: From ecological rationality to dual processes. The Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 30: 241-54; discussion 2. PMID 17963533 DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X07001653  1
2007 Malt BC, Sloman SA. Category essence or essentially pragmatic? Creator's intention in naming and what's really what. Cognition. 105: 615-48; discussion 6. PMID 17187770 DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2006.10.001  1
2007 Over DE, Hadjichristidis C, Evans JS, Handley SJ, Sloman SA. The probability of causal conditionals. Cognitive Psychology. 54: 62-97. PMID 16839539 DOI: 10.1016/j.cogpsych.2006.05.002  1
2007 Sloman S. Causal Models: How People Think about the World and Its Alternatives Causal Models: How People Think About the World and Its Alternatives. 1-211. DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195183115.001.0001  1
2007 Barbey AK, Sloman SA. Base-rate respect: From statistical formats to cognitive structures Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 30: 287-292. DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X07001963  1
2007 Malt BC, Sloman SA. More than words, but still not categorization Cognition. 105: 656-657. DOI: 10.1016/j.cognition.2007.07.004  1
2006 Sloman SA, Hagmayer Y. The causal psycho-logic of choice. Trends in Cognitive Sciences. 10: 407-12. PMID 16899398 DOI: 10.1016/j.tics.2006.07.001  1
2006 Lagnado DA, Sloman SA. Time as a guide to cause. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory, and Cognition. 32: 451-60. PMID 16719658 DOI: 10.1037/0278-7393.32.3.451  1
2005 Sloman SA, Lagnado DA. Do We "do"? Cognitive Science. 29: 5-39. PMID 21702766 DOI: 10.1207/s15516709cog2901_2  1
2005 Sloman S. Avoiding foolish consistency Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 28: 33-34. DOI: 10.1017/S0140525X05430010  1
2005 Ameel E, Storms G, Malt BC, Sloman SA. How bilinguals solve the naming problem Journal of Memory and Language. 53: 60-80. DOI: 10.1016/j.jml.2005.02.004  1
2004 Malt BC, Sloman SA. Conversation and convention: enduring influences on name choice for common objects. Memory & Cognition. 32: 1346-54. PMID 15900928  1
2004 Mochon D, Sloman SA. Causal models frame interpretation of mathematical equations. Psychonomic Bulletin & Review. 11: 1099-104. PMID 15875982  1
2004 Chaigneau SE, Barsalou LW, Sloman SA. Assessing the causal structure of function. Journal of Experimental Psychology. General. 133: 601-25. PMID 15584809 DOI: 10.1037/0096-3445.133.4.601  1
2004 Lagnado DA, Sloman S. The advantage of timely intervention. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory, and Cognition. 30: 856-76. PMID 15238029 DOI: 10.1037/0278-7393.30.4.856  1
2004 Sloman S, Rottenstreich Y, Wisniewski E, Hadjichristidis C, Fox CR. Typical versus atypical unpacking and superadditive probability judgment. Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory, and Cognition. 30: 573-82. PMID 15099126 DOI: 10.1037/0278-7393.30.3.573  1
2004 Hadjichristidis C, Sloman S, Stevenson R, Over D. Feature centrality and property induction Cognitive Science. 28: 45-74. DOI: 10.1016/j.cogsci.2003.09.001  1
2003 Sloman SA, Malt BC. Artifacts are not ascribed essences, nor are they treated as belonging to kinds Language and Cognitive Processes. 18: 563-582. DOI: 10.1080/01690960344000035  1
2003 Sloman SA, Over D, Slovak L, Stibel JM. Frequency illusions and other fallacies Organizational Behavior and Human Decision Processes. 91: 296-309. DOI: 10.1016/S0749-5978(03)00021-9  1
2003 Malt BC, Sloman SA, Gennari SP. Universality and language specificity in object naming Journal of Memory and Language. 49: 20-42. DOI: 10.1016/S0749-596X(03)00021-4  1
2003 Sloman S, A. Lagnado D. Causal Invariance in Reasoning and Learning Psychology of Learning and Motivation - Advances in Research and Theory. 44: 287-325. DOI: 10.1016/S0079-7421(03)44009-7  1
2002 Sloman SA, Harrison MC, Malt BC. Recent exposure affects artifact naming. Memory & Cognition. 30: 687-95. PMID 12219886  1
2002 Poses RM, Krueger JI, Sloman S, Elstein AS. Physicians' judgments of survival after medical management and mortality risk reduction due to revascularization procedures for patients with coronary artery disease. Chest. 122: 122-33. PMID 12114347 DOI: 10.1378/Chest.122.1.122  1
2002 Gennari SP, Sloman SA, Malt BC, Fitch WT. Motion events in language and cognition. Cognition. 83: 49-79. PMID 11814486 DOI: 10.1016/S0010-0277(01)00166-4  1
2000 Almor A, Sloman SA. Reasoning versus text processing in the Wason selection task: a nondeontic perspective on perspective effects. Memory & Cognition. 28: 1060-70. PMID 11105532 DOI: 10.3758/Bf03209354  1
2000 Staller A, Sloman SA, Ben-Zeev T. Perspective effects in nondeontic versions of the Wason selection task. Memory & Cognition. 28: 396-405. PMID 10881557  1
1999 Sloman SA, Ahn WK. Feature centrality: naming versus imagining. Memory & Cognition. 27: 526-37. PMID 10355241 DOI: 10.3758/Bf03211546  1
1999 Malt BC, Sloman SA, Gennari S, Shi M, Wang Y. Knowing versus Naming: Similarity and the Linguistic Categorization of Artifacts Journal of Memory and Language. 40: 230-262. DOI: 10.1006/jmla.1998.2593  1
1998 Sloman SA, Rips LJ. Similarity as an explanatory construct. Cognition. 65: 87-101. PMID 9557379 DOI: 10.1016/S0010-0277(97)00048-6  1
1998 Sloman SA. Categorical inference is not a tree: the myth of inheritance hierarchies. Cognitive Psychology. 35: 1-33. PMID 9520316 DOI: 10.1006/cogp.1997.0672  1
1998 Sloman SA, Love BC, Ahn WK. Feature centrality and conceptual coherence Cognitive Science. 22: 189-228. DOI: 10.1207/S15516709Cog2202_2  1
1996 Almor A, Sloman SA. Is Deontic Reasoning Special? Psychological Review. 103: 374-380. DOI: 10.1037/0033-295X.103.2.374  1
1996 Sloman SA. The empirical case for two systems of reasoning Psychological Bulletin. 119: 3-22. DOI: 10.1037/0033-2909.119.1.3  1
1996 Sloman SA. The Probative Value of Simultaneous Contradictory Belief: Reply to Gigerenzer and Regier (1996) Psychological Bulletin. 119: 27-30. DOI: 10.1037/0033-2909.119.1.27  1
1994 Smith EE, Sloman SA. Similarity- versus rule-based categorization. Memory & Cognition. 22: 377-86. PMID 7934944 DOI: 10.3758/BF03200864  1
1994 Sloman SA. When explanations compete: the role of explanatory coherence on judgements of likelihood. Cognition. 52: 1-21. PMID 7924197 DOI: 10.1016/0010-0277(94)90002-7  1
1993 Sloman SA. Feature-Based Induction Cognitive Psychology. 25: 231-280. DOI: 10.1006/cogp.1993.1006  1
1991 Sloman SA. Part-set cuing inhibition in category-instance and reason generation Bulletin of the Psychonomic Society. 29: 136-138. DOI: 10.3758/BF03335216  1
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