Publications

at the SCEN Lab

Wilhelm, R. A., Threadgill, A. H., Zagdsuren, B., MacDonald, H. V., Richardson, M. T., & Gable, P. A. (2020). Frontal asymmetry: A novel biomarker for phyical activity and sedentary behavior. Psychophysiology, 57(10), 1-16.

Lacey, M. F., Neal, L. B., & Gable, P. A. (2020). Effortful control of motivation, not withdrawal motivation, relates to greater right frontal asymmetry. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 147, 18-25.

Wilhelm, R. A., Miller, M. W., & Gable, P. A. (2019). Neural and attentional correlates of intrinsic motivation resulting from social performance expectancy. Neuroscience, 416, 137-146.

Threadgill, A. H., & Gable, P. A. (2019). Intertrial variability in emotive reactions to approach-motivated positive pictures predicts attentional narrowing: The role of individual differences. Biological Psychology, 142, 19-28.

Threadgill, A. H., & Gable, P. A. (2019). Negative affect varying in motivational intensity influences scope of memory. Cognition and Emotion, 33(2), 332-345.

Neal, L. B., & Gable, P. A. (2019). Shifts in frontal asymmetry underlying impulsive and controlled decision-making. Biological Psychology, 140, 28-34.

Threadgill, A. H., & Gable, P. A. (2018). The sweetness of successful goal pursuit: Approach-motivated pregoal states enhance the reward positivity during goal pursuit. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 132, 277-286.

Threadgill, A. H., & Gable, P. A. (2018). Resting beta activation and trait motivation: Neurophysiological markers of motivated motor-action preparation. International Journal of Psychophysiology, 127, 46-51.

Gable, P. A., Neal, L. B., & Threadgill, A. H. (2018). Regulatory behavior and frontal activity: Considering the role of revised-BIS in relative right frontal asymmetry. Psychophysiology, 55(1), e12910.

Harmon-Jones, E., & Gable, P. A. (2018). On the role of asymmetric frontal cortical activity in approach and withdrawal motivation: An updated review of the evidence. Psychophysiology, 55(1), e12879.

Neal, L. B, & Gable, P. A. (2017). Regulatory control and impulsivity relate to resting frontal activity. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 12(9), 1377-1383.

Jarrett, M. A., Gable, P. A., Rondon, A. T., Neal, L. B., Price, H. F., & Hilton, D. C. (2017). An EEG study of children with and without ADHD symptons: Between-group differences and associations with sluggish cognitive tempo symptoms. Journal of Attentive Disorders. Advance online publication. doi:10.1177/1087054717723986

Ryerson, N. C., Neal, L. B., & Gable, P. A. (2017). Attentuating the alcohol allure: Attentional broadening reduces rapid motivational response to alcohol pictures. Psychopharmacology, 234(8), 1247-1254.

Gable, P. A., Neal, L. B., & Poole, B. D. (2016). Sadness speeds and disgust drags: Influence of motivational direction on time perception in negative affect. Motivation Science, 2(4), 238-255.

Meadows, C. C., Gable, P. A., Lohse, K. R., & Miller, M. W. (2016). Motivation and motor cortical activity can independently affect motor performance. Neuroscience, 339, 174-179.

Meadows, C. C., Gable, P. A., Lohse, K. R., & Miller, M. W. (2016). The effects of reward magnitude on reward processing: An averaged and single trial event-related potential study. Biological Psychology, 118, 154-160.

Mechin, N., Gable, P. A., & Hicks, J. (2016). Frontal asymmetry and alcohol cue reactivity: Influence of Core Personality Systems. Psychophysiology, 53(8), 1224-1231.

Gable, P. A., Mechin, N. C., & Neal, L. B. (2016). Booze cues and attentional narrowing: Neural correlates of virtual alcohol myopia. Psychology of Addictive Behaviors, 30(3), 377-382.

Threadgill, A. H., & Gable, P. A. (2016). Approach-motivated pregoal states enhance the reward positivity. Psychophysiology, 53(5), 733-738.

Neal, L. B., & Gable, P. A. (2016). Neurophysiological markers of multiple facets of impulsivity. Biological Psychology, 115, 64-68.

Gable, P. A., Threadgill, A. H., & Adams, D. L. (2016). Neural activity underlying motor-action preparation and cognitive narrowing in approach-motivated goal states. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 16(1), 145-152.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2016). Assessing the Motivational Dimensional Model of emotion-cognition interaction: Comment on Domachowska, Heitmann, Deutsch, et al. (2016). Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 67, 57-59.

Gable, P. A., Mechin, N. C., Hicks, J. A., & Adams, D. L. (2015). Supervisory control system and frontal asymmetry: Neurophysiological traits of emotion-based impulsivity. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 10(10), 1310-315.

Gable, P. A., Poole, B. D., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2015). Anger perceptually and conceptually narrows cognitive scope. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 109(1), 163-174.

Hicks, J. A., Davis, W. E., Fields, S. A., & Gable, P. A. (2015). Heavy drinking, impulsivity and attentional narrowing following alcohol cue exposure. Psychopharmacology, 232(15), 2773-2779.

Gable, P. A., Adams, D. L., & Proudfit, G. (2014). Transient tasks and enduring emotions: The impacts of affective content, task relevance, and picture duration on the sustained late positive potential. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 15(1), 45-54.

Poole, B. D., & Gable, P. A. (2014). Affective motivational direction drives asymmetric frontal hemisphere activation. Experimental Brain Research, 232(7), 2121-2130.

Gable, P. A., & Poole, B. D. (2014). Influence of trait behavioral inhibition and behavioral approach motivation systems on the LPP and frontal asymmetry to anger pictures. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 9(2), 182-190.

Gable, P. A., Poole, B. D., & Cook, M. S. (2013). Asymmetrical hemisphere activation enhances global–local processing. Brain and Cognition, 83(3), 337-341.

Gable, P. A., & Adams, D. L. (2013). Non-affective motivation modulates the sustained LPP (1000-2000 ms). Psychophysiology, 50(12), 1251-1254.

Hart, W. & Gable, P. A., (2013). Motivating goal pursuit: The role of affect motivational intensity and activated goals. Journal of Experimental and Social Psychology, 49(5), 922-926.

Harmon-Jones, E., Gable, P. A. & Price, T. (2013). Does negative affect always narrow and positive affect always broaden the mind? Considering the influence of motivational intensity on cognitive scope. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 22(4), 301-307.

Gable, P. A. & Harmon-Jones, E. (2013). Does arousal per se account for the influence of appetitive stimuli on attentional scope and the late positive potential? Psychophysiology, 50(4), 344-350.

Gable, P. A., & Poole, B. D. (2012). Time flies when you're having approach-motivated fun: Effects of motivational intensity on time perception. Psychological Science, 23(8), 879-886.

Hicks, J. A., Friedman, R. S., Gable, P. A., & Davis, W. E. (2012). Interactive effects of approach motivational intensity and alcohol cues on the scope of perceptual attention. Addiction, 107(6), 1074-1080.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2012). Trait behavioral approach sensitivity (BAS) relates to early (< 150 ms) electrocortical responses to appetitive stimuli. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 8(7), 795-798.

Harmon-Jones, E., Price, T. F., & Gable, P. A. (2012). The influence of affective states on cognitive broadening/narrowing: Considering the importance of motivational intensity. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 6(4), 314-327.

Harmon-Jones E., Gable, P. A., & Price, T. F. (2012) The influence of affective states varying in motivational intensity on cognitive scope. Frontiers in Integrative Neuroscience, 6(73).

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2012). Reducing attentional capture of emotion by broadening attention: Increased global attention reduces early electrophysiological responses to negative stimuli. Biological Psychology, 90(2), 150-153.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2011). Attentional consequences of pre-goal and post-goal positive affects. Emotion, 11(6), 1358-1367.

Harmon-Jones, E., Harmon-Jones, C., Amodio, D. M., & Gable, P. A. (2011). Attitudes toward emotions. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 101(6), 1332-1350.

Harmon-Jones, E., Gable, P. A., & Price, T. (2011). Leaning embodies desire: Evidence that leaning forward increases left frontal cortical activation to appetitive stimuli. Biological Psychology, 87(2), 311-313.

Gable, P. A. & Harmon-Jones, E. (2011). Attentional states influence early neural responses associated with motivational processes: Local vs. global attentional scope and N1 amplitude to appetitive stimuli. Biological Psychology, 87(2), 303-305.

Harmon-Jones, E., Gable, P. A., & Price, T. (2011). Toward an understanding of the influence of affective states on attentional tuning: Comment on Friedman and Forster (2010). Psychological Bulletin, 137(3), 508-512.

Harmon-Jones, E., Harmon-Jones, C., Serra, R., & Gable, P. A. (2011). The effect of commitment on relative left frontal cortical activity: Tests of the action-based model of dissonance. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37(3), 395-408.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2010). The effect of low vs. high approach-motivated positive affect on memory for peripherally vs. centrally presented information. Emotion, 10(4), 599-603.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2010). Late positive potential to appetitive stimuli and local attentional bias. Emotion, 10(3), 441-446.

Harmon-Jones, E., Gable, P. A., & Peterson, C. K. (2010). The role of asymmetric frontal cortical activity in emotion-related phenomena: A review and update. Biological Psychology, 84(3), 451-462.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2010). The motivational dimensional model of affect: Implications for breadth of attention, memory, and cognitive categorization. Cognition and Emotion, 24(2), 322-337.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2010). The blues broaden, but the nasty narrows: Attentional consequences of negative affects low and high in motivational intensity. Psychological Science, 21(2), 211-215.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2009). Postauricular reflex responses to pictures varying in valence and arousal. Psychophysiology, 46(3), 487-490.

Harmon-Jones, E., & Gable, P. A. (2009). Neural activity underlying the effect of approach-motivated positive affect on narrowed attention. Psychological Science, 20(4), 406-409.

Harmon-Jones, E., & Gable, P. A. (2008). Incorporating motivational intensity and direction into the study of emotions: Implications for brain mechanisms of emotion and cognition-emotion interactions. Netherlands Journal of Psychology, 64(4), 132-142.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2008). Approach-motivated positive affect reduces breadth of attention. Psychological Science, 19(5), 476-482.

Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2008). Relative left frontal activation to appetitive stimuli: Considering the role of individual differences. Psychophysiology, 45(2), 275-278.

Peterson, C. K., Gable, P., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2008). Asymmetrical frontal ERPs, emotion, and behavioral approach/inhibition sensitivity. Social Neuroscience, 3(2), 113-124.

Chapters

Gable, P. A., Browning, L., & Harmon-Jones, E. (2015). Affect, Motivation, and Cognitive Scope. In T.S. Braver (Eds.), Motivation & Cognitive Control. New York: Psychology Press.

Harmon-Jones, E., Price, T. F., Gable, P. A., & Peterson, C. K. (2014). Approach motivation and its relationship to positive and negative emotions. In M. Tugade, M. L. Shiota, & L. D. Kirby (Eds.), Handbook of Positive Emotions. New York: Guilford Publications.

Harmon-Jones, E., Price, T. F., Peterson, C. K., Gable, P. A., & Harmon-Jones, C. (2013). The influence of behavioral approach and behavioral inhibition sensitivities on emotive cognitive processes. In Robinson, M. D., Watkins, E. R., & Harmon-Jones, E. (Eds.), Handbook of Cognition and Emotion. New York: Guilford Publications.

Long, C. R., Gable, P. A., Albee, C., & Boerstler, C. (2012). Brands are like friends: Goals and interpersonal motives influence attitudes toward preferred brands. In M. Fetscherin, M. Breazeale, S. Fournier, & T.C. Melewar (Eds.), Consumer-Brand Relationships: Theory and Practice. New York, NY: Routledge.

Harmon-Jones, E., Peterson, C., Gable, P., & Harmon-Jones, C. (2008). Anger and approach-avoidance motivation. In A. J. Elliot (Ed.), Handbook of Approach and Avoidance Motivation (pp. 399-413). New York, NY: Psychology Press.

Wight, R. D., & Gable, P. A. (2005). Johann Carl Friedrich Gauss. Encyclopedia of Behavioral Statistics. London: Wiley.

Wight, R. D., & Gable, P. A. (2005). Louis Leon Thurston. Encyclopedia of Behavioral Statistics. London: Wiley.