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    Culture and the Self: Implications for Cognition, Emotion, and Motivation.Hazel R. Markus & Shinobu Kitayama - 1991 - Psychological Review 98 (2):224-253.
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    Is There a Universal Need for Positive Self-Regard?Steven H. Heine, Darrin R. Lehman, Hazel Rose Markus & Shinobu Kitayama - 1999 - Psychological Review 106 (4):766-794.
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    Culture, Emotion, and Well-Being: Good Feelings in Japan and the United States.Shinobu Kitayama, Hazel Rose Markus & Masaru Kurokawa - 2000 - Cognition and Emotion 14 (1):93-124.
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    Is There a Universal Need for Positive Self-Regard?Steven J. Heine, Darrin R. Lehman, Hazel Rose Markus & Shinobu Kitayama - 1999 - Psychological Review 106 (4):766-794.
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    A Route to Well-Being: Intelligence Versus Wise Reasoning.Igor Grossmann, Jinkyung Na, Michael E. W. Varnum, Shinobu Kitayama & Richard E. Nisbett - 2013 - Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 142 (3):944-953.
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    Feature and Configuration in Face Processing: Japanese Are More Configural Than Americans.Yuri Miyamoto, Sakiko Yoshikawa & Shinobu Kitayama - 2011 - Cognitive Science 35 (3):563-574.
    Previous work suggests that Asians allocate more attention to configuration information than Caucasian Americans do. Yet this cultural variation has been found only with stimuli such as natural scenes and objects that require both feature- and configuration-based processing. Here, we show that the cultural variation also exists in face perception—a domain that is typically viewed as configural in nature. When asked to identify a prototypic face for a set of disparate exemplars, Japanese were more likely than Caucasian Americans to use (...)
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    Word and Voice: Spontaneous Attention to Emotional Utterances in Two Languages.Shinobu Kitayama & Keiko Ishii - 2002 - Cognition and Emotion 16 (1):29-59.
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    Error-Related Brain Activity Reveals Self-Centric Motivation: Culture Matters.Shinobu Kitayama & Jiyoung Park - 2014 - Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 143 (1):62-70.
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    Holism in a European Cultural Context: Differences in Cognitive Style Between Central and East Europeans and Westerners.Shinobu Kitayama, Igor Grossmann, Richard Nisbett & Michael Varnum - 2008 - Journal of Cognition and Culture 8 (3-4):321-333.
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    Cultural Variation in the Self-Concept.Hazel R. Markus & Shinobu Kitayama - 1991 - In J. Strauss (ed.), The Self: Interdisciplinary Approaches. Springer Verlag. pp. 18--48.
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    Voluntary Settlement and its Consequences on Predictors of Happiness: The Influence of Initial Cultural Context.Keiko Ishii, Shinobu Kitayama & Yukiko Uchida - 2014 - Frontiers in Psychology 5.
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    Integrating Two Epistemological Goals: Why Shouldn't We Give It Another Chance?Shinobu Kitayama - 2012 - Topics in Cognitive Science 4 (3):420-428.
    As Beller, Bender, and Medin (in press) pointed out in their target article, in the contemporary study of culture in psychology, anthropology is virtually invisible. In this commentary, I traced this invisibility to a root conflict in epistemological goals of the two disciplines: Whereas anthropologists value rich description of specific cultures, psychologists aspire to achieve theoretical simplicity. To anthropologists, then, to understand culture is to articulate symbolic systems that are at work in a given location at a given time. In (...)
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    Social Class Differences in N400 Indicate Differences in Spontaneous Trait Inference.Michael E. W. Varnum, Jinkyung Na, Asuka Murata & Shinobu Kitayama - 2012 - Journal of Experimental Psychology: General 141 (3):518-526.
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    Cultural Differences in Visual Search for Geometric Figures.Yoshiyuki Ueda, Lei Chen, Jonathon Kopecky, Emily S. Cramer, Ronald A. Rensink, David E. Meyer, Shinobu Kitayama & Jun Saiki - 2018 - Cognitive Science 42 (1):286-310.
    While some studies suggest cultural differences in visual processing, others do not, possibly because the complexity of their tasks draws upon high-level factors that could obscure such effects. To control for this, we examined cultural differences in visual search for geometric figures, a relatively simple task for which the underlying mechanisms are reasonably well known. We replicated earlier results showing that North Americans had a reliable search asymmetry for line length: Search for long among short lines was faster than vice (...)
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    Impairment of Perception by Positive and Negative Affect.Shinobu Kitayama - 1991 - Cognition and Emotion 5 (4):255-274.
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    Cosmopolitan Cities: The Frontier in the Twenty-First Century?A. Timur Sevincer, Shinobu Kitayama & Michael E. W. Varnum - 2015 - Frontiers in Psychology 6.
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    Frontier Migration Fosters Ethos of Independence: Deconstructing the Climato-Economic Theory of Human Culture.Stephanie de Oliveira Chen & Shinobu Kitayama - 2013 - Behavioral and Brain Sciences 36 (5):486 - 487.
    Evidence Van de Vliert draws on is more consistent with the idea that settlement in the frontier encourages independent mentality and individualistic social institutions. This cultural system can sometimes flourish, generating both wealth and power, but clearly not always. In our view, wealth is, for the most part, a measure of success of any given cultural group, and climate is important to the extent that it plays a role in creating rugged lands of frontier.
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    Mnemonic Context Effect in Two Cultures: Attention to Memory Representations?Sean Duffy & Shinobu Kitayama - 2007 - Cognitive Science 31 (6):1009-1020.
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