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    5037 DB Tilburg


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Research interests

The overarching goal of my research program is to understand how ideological and moral beliefs, such as political ideology, religious fundamentalism, and moral conviction, structuring attitudes and behaviors.


I am currently teaching Social Cognition (Research Masters). 

Current courses

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  • Social Justice
  • Moral Emotions
  • Inequality
  • Political Science
  • Psychology Of Religion
  • Social Stratification
  • Political Psychology
  • Moral Responsibility
  • Social Psychology

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prejudice Social Sciences
target group Social Sciences
fundamentalism Social Sciences
election campaign Social Sciences
authoritarianism Social Sciences
political psychology Social Sciences
Individuality Medicine & Life Sciences
presidential election Social Sciences

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Research Output 2012 2019

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Are consumption taxes really disliked more than equivalent costs? Inconclusive results in the USA and no effect in the UK

Olsen, J., Kogler, C., Brandt, M., Deszö, L. & Kirchler, E., 6 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Economic Psychology.

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value added tax
tax system
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Extremists on the left and right use angry, negative language

Frimer, J. A., Brandt, M. J., Melton, Z. & Motyl, M., 2019, In : Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin. p. 1 72 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Political extremity, social media use, social support, and well-being for emerging adults during the 2016 presidential election campaign

Leighton, D. C., Brandt, M. J. & Kennedy, L. A., 2019, In : Emerging Adulthood.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
election campaign
presidential election
social media
social support

Publishing research with undergraduate students via replication work: The Collaborative Replications and Education Project

Wagge, J. R., Brandt, M. J., Lazarevic, L. B., Legate, N., Christopherson, C., Wiggins, B. & Grahe, J. E., 2019, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 2019, 4 p., 247.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access

Show or hide pride? Selective inhibition of pride expressions as a function of relevance of achievement domain

van Osch, Y. M. J., Zeelenberg, M., Breugelmans, S. M. & Brandt, M. J., 2019, In : Emotion. 19, 2, p. 334-347

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review