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Hard to Get Study

https://www.abc.net.au/radionational/programs/allinthemind/hard-to-get/12826772

https://m.health24.com/Sex/Relationships/playing-hard-to-get-these-types-of-people-might-be-into-that-20200702

https://www.fromthegrapevine.com/lifestyle/does-playing-hard-get-work-relationships

https://psychcentral.com/news/2020/07/04/people-with-insecure-attachment-styles-more-likely-to-play-hard-to-get/157800.html

https://www.mindbodygreen.com/articles/which-attachment-styles-play-hard-to-get

https://www.theladders.com/career-advice/the-science-behind-why-so-many-people-play-hard-to-get-while-dating

https://m.health24.com/Sex/Relationships/playing-hard-to-get-these-types-of-people-might-be-into-that-20200702

https://www.myvetcandy.com/livingblog/2020/6/30/study-asks-whos-playing-hard-to-get-and-whos-attracted-by-the-ploy

 

Technology and Close Relationships

Can Tech Change the Way We Love? 

Article on scientificamerican.com:

Does Technology Spell Doom for Close Relationships?

Article on dmarge.com:

What Women Find Irresistible on Your social Media, According to Mr. Science

Article on today.com:

How to avoid relationship problems: Include your partner in social posts

Article on revistagq.com (GQ Spain):

Compartir fotos de tu pareja en redes es bueno para tu relación, lo dice la ciencia

Article on womenshealth.com:

The Social Media Habit That Proves You’re Happy in Your Relationship

Article on menshealth.com:

What You Should Be Posting on Instagram To Keep Your Partner Happy

Article on askmen.com:

Why You Should Include Your Partner in Social Media, According to Science

Article on msn.com:

Here’s Why Posting About Your Partner on Instagram Is Good for Your Relationship

Relational Disposability

Article in the University of Dayton Magazine titled Traveling Light (begins pg. 32) 
http://www.mydigitalpublication.com/publication/?i=336700#{%22issue_id%22:336700,%22page%22:%224%22}

Dr. Gillath's article on the relational disposability paper featured on Canvas 8
http://www.canvas8.com/content/2016/04/01/disposable-culture.html#p

Short article in the LA Times about the relational disposability paper
http://www.latimes.com/home/la-he-are-you-in-a-disposable-relationship-20160319-story.html

The New York Magazine's feature on the Dr. Gillath and Lucas Keefer's paper on moving and disposability
http://nymag.com/scienceofus/2016/02/friendships-start-to-seem-disposable-when-you-move-a-lot.html

Dr. Gillath speaking on "Central Standards" NPR KC (KCUR)
http://kcur.org/post/stuff

Dr. Gillath's research on the effects of moving and relationships featured in an article in The Atlantic
http://www.theatlantic.com/health/archive/2016/02/disposable-friendships-in-a-mobile-world/470718/

The Relational Disposability study featured in the Hindustantan Times
http://www.hindustantimes.com/sex-and-relationships/changing-towns-often-can-make-you-think-friendships-are-disposable/story-jjrEFikYxS9R1OQV8fpVfK.html

The Indian Express discussing the Relational Disposability study in one of their articles
http://indianexpress.com/article/lifestyle/feelings/frequent-relocation-may-increase-a-sense-of-disposable-friendships/

Dr. Gillath's study featured in an article on Co-Exist
http://www.fastcoexist.com/3057089/our-disposable-culture-means-we-toss-relationships-as-quickly-as-we-throw-away-objects

Psych Central discusses the Relational Disposability study in a featured article
http://psychcentral.com/news/2016/02/23/highly-mobile-people-may-view-social-ties-as-disposable/99524.html

An article on The Siasat Daily featuring Dr. Gillath's study
http://www.siasat.com/news/relocating-may-increase-sense-disposable-friendships-921389/

Pair Studies on Similarity

Dr. Gillath and colleagues' paper on the myth of "opposite attract" featured on Medical Xpress
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2016-02-desire-like-minded-hard-wired.html

The Boston Globe discussing the debunking of the "opposites attract" theory
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2016-02-desire-like-minded-hard-wired.html

The opposite's attract paper with Dr. Gillath being featured on Medical Daily
http://www.medicaldaily.com/birds-feather-opposites-attract-similarity-374869

The Telegraph's featured article on the paper about opposites attraction
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/science/science-news/12170295/Relationships-opposites-do-not-attract-scientists-prove.html

Shoe Study

Dr. Gillath speaking with reporters from the Globe and Mail about the shoe study
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/life/life-video/video-what-your-shoes-say-about-you/article4358568/

Dr. Gillath's shoe study featured in an article about what habits say about a person's personality
http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/health/mind/what-these-seven-habits-reveal-about-your-personality/news-story/d96899ba06ca48533d15282d997c8544

Dr. Gillath speaking to BBC Radio about the research (19 min)
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b06vbwkz

Dr. Gillath in collaboration with Dr. Crandall and Dr. Bahns examine the relationship between shoes and personality
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=shoes-reveal-personalit...

TIME article discussing Dr. Gillath and collaborators’ research over shoes link to personality
http://healthland.time.com/2012/06/14/what-your-shoes-say-about-you/

BBC Mundo article covering Dr. Gillath and collaborators’ research over shoes link to personality
http://www.bbc.co.uk/mundo/noticias/2012/07/120702_cultura_zapatos_perso...

Wall Street Journal article over Dr. Gillath and colleagues’ research over shoes link to personality
http://blogs.wsj.com/ideas-market/2012/06/22/shoes-a-window-into-your-pe...

Dr. Gillath and colleagues’ research on footwear and personality mentioned in CNN article
http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/living/2012/07/04/nr-walsh-shoe-study.cnn

Dr. Gillath and colleagues’ research on footwear and personality mentioned on SINA
http://edu.sina.com.cn/kids/2015-11-13/doc-ifxksqiu1557093.shtml

Dr. Gillath’s research on mortality salience and responses to sexual imagery
http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2011/10/25/cheating-men-blam...

Dr. Gillath is interviewed on NPR to discuss research over shoes and their link to personality
http://www.npr.org/2012/06/14/154993931/study-shoes-tell-a-lot-about-a-person

Dr. Gillath discusses link between personality and shoes in a Forbes article
https://www.forbes.com/sites/katetaylor/2012/06/22/if-the-shoe-fits-can-...

Dr. Gillath discusses link between personality and shoes in a Bloomberg article
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-07-09/boots-were-made-for-talking-about-who-we-are.html

Dr. Gillath and colleagues’ research on footwear and personality mentioned in the Chicago Tribune
http://articles.chicagotribune.com/2012-06-26/features/sc-fash-0625-shoes-personality-20120626_1_shoes-round-toed-personality

Dr. Gillath and colleagues' research on footwear and personality mentioned in the The New York Times
https://6thfloor.blogs.nytimes.com/2012/06/19/what-do-our-shoes-say-about-us/?mcubz=3
 

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Economy and Sexual Behavior

Salon article including Dr. Gillath’s research about men’s sexual behavior in economically unstable periods
http://www.salon.com/2011/10/23/what_does_the_recession_mean_for_sex/

Huffington Post article incorporating Dr. Gillath’s research on men in economically unstable situations
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/10/20/sex-recession-men-infidelity_n_...

CNN article cites Dr. Gillath’s research on men’s sexual behavior in a weak economy
http://moneyland.time.com/2011/10/19/is-your-partner-cheating-then-blame...

KCTV news article includes Dr. Gillath’s research about sexual infidelity of men in a bad economy
http://www.kctv5.com/story/15718433/bad-economy-could-mean-more-sex

Generosity

Dr. Gillath research over generosity in USA Today article
http://www.usatoday.com/yourlife/mind-soul/doing-good/2010-11-29-sharing...

Dr. Gillath talks about his research on the underlying mechanisms of generosity
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrbKAtJSMKc

Dr. Gillath’s speaks about transitions and managing social networks
http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2009/nov/23/home-holidays/

Dr. Gillath talks about the evolutionary factors behind fear
http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2009/oct/26/fear-factors-why-we-love-be-sca...

PsychCentral article references Dr. Gillath and colleagues’ study about erotic stimuli effect on relationship-oriented behaviors
http://psychcentral.com/blog/archives/2008/10/03/can-sex-be-a-primer-for...

Dr. Gillath describes generosity research in video
http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2011/aug/14/psychology-professor-omri-gilla...

Ex-Romantic Relationships

Dr. Tara Collins and Dr. Gillath explain attachment security in an article about reaching out to one's ex-partner in Elite Daily
http://elitedaily.com/dating/reach-out-to-your-ex-actually-means/2026855/

Dr. Gillath and colleagues' research on staying friends with one's ex-romantic partner is cited in Medical Daily
http://www.medicaldaily.com/can-exes-be-friends-4-reasons-why-ex-couples...

Rebecca Griffith and Dr. Gillath's research on staying friends with an ex is discussed in an article for LiveScience
https://www.livescience.com/60057-staying-friends-with-ex-may-work.html

Rebecca Griffith and Dr. Gillath's research on staying friends and keeping in touch with an ex is discussed in an article for the Daily Mail
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4770640/Trying-friends-ex...

Rebecca Griffith and Dr. Gillath's research on staying friends with an ex is discussed in an article for Bustle.com
https://www.bustle.com/p/should-you-stay-friends-with-ex-it-depends-on-y...

Dr. Gillath and colleague's research on staying friends with an ex is discussed in an article for Psychology Today
https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/meet-catch-and-keep/201707/should-y...

Dr. Gillath and Dr. Collin's paper on break up strategies referenced in an article from LifeHacker.com
http://lifehacker.com/why-i-stopped-ghosting-1789214550

Dr. Gillath and Dr. Collin's paper on break up stratagies mentioned in an article on Alternet
http://www.alternet.org/sex-amp-relationships/how-tech-enabled-ghosting-can-turn-painful-breakup-unbearable-experience

Dr. Gillath and Dr. Collin’s research over break up strategies featured on The Telegraph
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/men/relationships/11794484/Is-there-a-right-way-to-dump-someone.html

Rebecca Griffith being interviewed on NPR for research on ex-romantic relationships
http://kcur.org/post/street-performers-friends-your-ex-how-eclipse-kc

Dr. Gillath and Rebecca Griffith's work on ex-romantic friendships is discussed in an article for Gears of Biz
http://gearsofbiz.com/trying-to-be-friends-with-an-ex-may-be-destructive...

Social Networking

Juwon Lee and colleagues the effects of online disclosure on relationships
http://psychcentral.com/news/2013/01/21/online-personality-influences-re...

Dr. Gillath and colleagues' research on attachment and social networks is discussed in local KU Today article
http://news.ku.edu/2017/07/14/psychological-researchers-examine-how-atta...

Dr. Gillath is interviewed on work investigating Facebook, social networking, and attachment in an article for the TheNationalStudent
http://www.thenationalstudent.com/Technology/2017-07-30/what_your_facebo...

Dr. Gillath and co-authors' work on attachment security and social networking is discussed in Psychology Today
https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-couch/201707/what-does-your-soc...

Dr. Gillath and co-authors' work on attachment security and social networking is explained in Science Newsline
http://www.sciencenewsline.com/news/2017072415170055.html

Dr. Gillath is interviewed about the impact of attachment style on Facebook for the Daily News and Analysis
http://www.dnaindia.com/technology/report-your-attachment-style-may-also...

Dr. Gillath is interviewed about the impacts of attachment style in social media for LinkedIn
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/do-we-manage-online-offline-friendships-s...

Gillath, Karantzas, and Selcuk's work on attachment style in social networking is discussed in the Medical Press
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2017-07-psychologists-style-social-networ...

 

Other

McGuire, Gillath, and Vitevitch's looming bias work featured on The Psychonomic Society's website and Twitter 
http://www.psychonomic.org/featured-content-detail/encountering-tiger-before-it-is-near-you-looming-b
https://twitter.com/Psychonomic_Soc/status/691938720140890113

Article about Dr. Gillath’s early career achievements
http://www.oread.ku.edu/2011/april/11/stories/gillath.shtml

Austen McGuire, Dr. Gillath, and Dr. Vitevitch’s UGRA award for the visual looming study
https://ugresearch.ku.edu/spotlight/austen-mcguire

John Sakaluk and Dr. Gillath's research on condom use and attachment characteristics
http://medicalxpress.com/news/2016-02-good-lover-bad-sexual-health.html

Dr. Gillath and Dr. Canterberry's research featured on St. George News
http://www.stgeorgeutah.com/news/archive/2014/02/05/relationship-connection-hate-sex-husband/#.Vp1Mnlm1g8V

KU News notification on Melanie Canterberry and Jeffery Hall’s research about flirting
http://www.news.ku.edu/2011/september/13/pickup.shtml

Dr. Gillath and Melanie Canterberry talk about love and the brain at NPR Missouri (KCUR)
http://archive.kcur.org/kcurViewDirect.asp?PlayListID=7181

Dr. Adrianne Kunkel and Dr. Gillath discussing romantic relationships in local article
http://www2.ljworld.com/news/2010/feb/12/valentines-day-looming-your-bod...

Dr.Gillath and colleagues' research is discussed in an article in Science of Relationships 
http://www.scienceofrelationships.com/home/2014/4/30/the-dark-side-of-oxytocin.html​ 

Interview with Dr. Gillath and Dr. Bahns discussing views of lovers and friends in MedicalResearch.com
https://medicalresearch.com/author-interviews/our-eyes-scan-potential-fr...​ 

Danya Goodman, Omri Gillath, and Parnia Haj-Mohamadi's research on faking orgasms is explained in the Science of Us
http://nymag.com/scienceofus/2017/04/researchers-are-trying-to-better-un...

Gillath, Burghard, and Bahns' work on eye-tracking in assessing dating potential was referenced in an article from From the Grapevine
https://www.fromthegrapevine.com/lifestyle/my-eyes-are-here-how-eye-cont...

Interview with Dr. Gillath on attachment style is featured in Dr. Walsh's Show about close relationships (10/1)
https://www.iheart.com/podcast/139-Dr-Wendy-Walsh-27538440/

Dr. Gillath and colleague's eye-tracking research about mate assessment is featured in an article in Medium Corporation
https://medium.com/@RobertBurriss/eye-gaze-and-attraction-97955ddd217c

Dr. Gillath's research and TEDx talk is cited in an article about getting back with ex-lovers in Tonic
https://tonic.vice.com/en_us/article/9kqng7/why-do-we-get-back-together-...

Dr. Gillath's work is cited in an article in MSN lifestyle on Attachment Theory
https://www.msn.com/en-za/lifestyle/family-and-relationships/there-are-two-relationship-attachment-styles-%E2%80%93-whats-yours/ar-BBJ7fbu

Dr. Gillath is cited in an article in Wallet Hub on best states for Singles to live
https://wallethub.com/edu/best-states-for-singles/31667/

Dr. Gillath is interviewed on The Drew Marshall Show (TDMS)
http://drewmarshall.ca/listen2018-html/#180224

Dr. Gillath's research is featured in a segment on KCUR. 
http://kcur.org/post/big-sonia-changing-your-mind

​Gillath and colleagues' work on eye movement tracking in romantic assessments was cited in Psychology Today
https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/meet-catch-and-keep/201802/are-you-...

How your friends make you healthier, by Dr. Gillath's collegue Annie Tomlin 

https://ritual.truebotanicals.com/wellness/health-benefits-friendship/

Is working from home making you lonely? Heres how to avoid becoming a recluse

https://www.mic.com/p/is-working-from-home-making-you-lonely-heres-how-to-avoid-becoming-a-recluse-18696947

How to tell if someone is flirting with you, according to science

https://www.lifehacker.com.au/2021/02/how-to-tell-if-someone-is-flirting-with-you-according-to-science/

Videos

Underpinnings of Generosity
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LrbKAtJSMKc

Attachment Security and Generosity
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVAUsRKA0C8

​TEDx Talk on the Power of (Secure) Love
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PgIQv-rTGgA

 

 

 


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