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Erika Salomon
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
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    The Inherence Heuristic: An Intuitive Means of Making Sense of the World, and a Potential Precursor to Psychological Essentialism.Andrei Cimpian & Erika Salomon - 2014 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 37 (5):461-480.
    We propose that human reasoning relies on an inherence heuristic, an implicit cognitive process that leads people to explain observed patterns (e.g., girls wear pink) in terms of the inherent features of their constituents (e.g., pink is an inherently feminine color). We then demonstrate how this proposed heuristic can provide a unified account for a broad set of findings spanning areas of research that might at first appear unrelated (e.g., system justification, nominal realism, is–ought errors in moral reasoning). By revealing (...)
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    Climate Change Helplessness and the Moralization of Individual Energy Behavior.Erika Salomon, Jesse L. Preston & Melanie B. Tannenbaum - 2017 - Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied 23 (1):15-28.
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    Imagine No Religion: Heretical Disgust, Anger and the Symbolic Purity of Mind.Ryan S. Ritter, Jesse L. Preston, Erika Salomon & Daniel Relihan-Johnson - 2016 - Cognition and Emotion 30 (4).