Other topics


Ooi, J., Siew, C., Butterfill, S., Lemola, S., Michael, J. (corresponding author), & Walasek, L., (2020), ‘Interpersonal Functioning in Borderline Personality Disorder Traits: A Social Media Perspective’, Nature: Scientific Reports 10, 1068 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-58001-x

Voinov, P. V., Call, J., Knoblich, G., Oshkina, M., Allritz, M. (2020). Chimpanzee coordination and potential communication in a two-touchscreen turn-taking gameScientific Reports, doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-60307-9.


Curioni A, Sebanz N, Knoblich G (2019). Joint Action in Humans – A Model for Human-Robot Interactions. In: Goswami A, Vadakkepat P (eds). Humanoid Robotics: A Reference. Springer Netherlands, Dordrecht. 

Dockendorff, M., Sebanz, N., & Knoblich, G. (2019). Deviations from optimality should be an integral part of a working definition of SMC: Comment on" The body talks: Sensorimotor communication and its brain and kinematic signatures" by Pezzulo et al. Physics of life reviews28, 22.

Michael, J., Gutoreva, A., Lee, H. M., Tan, P. N., Bruce, E. M., Székely, M., … Ludvig, E. A. (2019) Decision-makers use social information to update their preferences—but choose for others as they do for themselvesJournal of Behavioral Decision Making, 1-16. DOI: 10.1002/bdm.2163

Ooi, J., Michael, J., Lemola, S., Siew, C. S. Q., Butterfill, S., & Walasek, L. (2019). Interpersonal Functioning in Borderline Personality Disorder Traits: A Social Media Perspective.


Bing, R., & Michael, J. (2018). Overcoming the uncanny valley through shared stressful experience with a humanoid robot. Journal of Emerging Investigators.

Lewis, P. A., Knoblich, G., & Poe, G. (2018). How memory replay in sleep boosts creative problem solvingTrends in Cognitive Science, 22, 491-503.

Woźniak, M. (2018). "I" and "Me": The self in the context of consciousness. Frontiers in Psychology, 9, 1656.


Constable, M.D., & Becker, S.I. (2017) Right Away: A late, right lateralized category effect complements an early, left-lateralized category effect in visual searchPsychonomic Bulletin & Review, 24(5), 1611-1619. doi: 10.3758/s13423-017-1246-3

de Bruin, L., & Michael, J. (2017). Prediction error minimization: Implications for Embodied Cognition and the Extended Mind Hypothesis. Brain and Cognition. 112, 58-63

Novembre, G., Knoblich, G., Dunne, L., & Keller, P. E. (2017). Interpersonal synchrony enhanced through 20 Hz phase-coupled dual brain stimulation. Social cognitive and affective neuroscience12(4), 662-670.


Michael, J. (2016). What are shared emotions (for)? Frontiers in Psychology, 7., 412


Michael, J. (2015). Cultural learning and the reliability of the intentional stance. In Munoz-Suárez, C. (Ed.) Content and Consciousness 2.0: Four Decades After (Studies in Brain and Mind Series, vol 7). Springer, pp: 163-184. Response by Daniel Dennett, pp: 216-218.

Michael, J., Bogart, K., Tylen, K., Østergaard, J.R., Krueger, J., & Fusaroli, R. (2015). Training in compensatory strategies enhance rapport in interactions involving people with Möbius Syndrome. Frontiers in Endovascular and Interventional Neurology.,Volume 6, article 213.

Michael, J. & D’Ausilio, A. (2015). Domain-Specific and Domain-General Processes in Social Cognition – A Complementary Approach. Consciousness and Cognition. 18, 434-437.


Michael, J. (2014). Towards a consensus about the role of empathy in interpersonal understanding. Topoi Vol. 33 (1): 157-172. 

Michael, J. &  Fardo, F. (2014). What (if anything) is shared in pain empathy? A critical discussion of De Vignemont and Jacob’s (2012) theory of the neural substrate of pain empathy. Philosophy of Science 81 (January 2014): 154-160.

Michael, J., Sandberg, K., Skewes. J., Wolf, T., Blicher, J., Overgaard, M. & Frith, C. (2014). Continuous theta burst demonstrates a causal role of premotor homunculus in action interpretation. Psychological Science 25: 963-972. 


Michael, J. & Macleod, M. (2013). Applying the causal theory of reference to intentional concepts. Philosophy of Science 80 (2): 212-230.

Overgaard, S. & Michael, J. (2013). The interaction theory of social cognition - a critique. Philosophical Psychology DOI: 10.1080/09515089.2013.827109.


Wilkinson, A., Sebanz, N., Mandl, I., & Huber, L. (2011). No evidence of contagious yawning in the red-footed tortoise Geochelone carbonaria. Current Zoology, 57, 477-484.


Rieger, M., Knoblich, G., & Prinz, W. (2005). Compensation for and adaptation to changes in the environment. Experimental Brain Research, 163, 487-502.


Schultz, J., Sebanz, N., & Frith, C. (2004). Conscious will in the absence of ghosts, hypnotists, and other people. (A commentary on Wegner, D. 2002. The Illusion of Conscious Will. MIT Press). Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 27, 674-675.


Knoblich, G. (2002). Denken [Thinking]. In Deutscher Verein für Öffentliche und private Fürsorge (Ed.): Fachlexikon der sozialen Arbeit (5. Aufl., pp. 197-199). Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.

Knoblich, G. (2002). Problemlösen und logisches Schließen [Problem solving and reasoning]. In J. Müsseler & W. Prinz (Eds.), Allgemeine Psychologie (pp. 644 - 699). Heidelberg: Spektrum.

Knoblich, G. (2002). Wahrnehmung [Perception]. In Deutscher Verein für Öffentliche und private Fürsorge (Hrsg):Fachlexikon der sozialen Arbeit (5. Aufl., pp. 1040-1041). Stuttgart: Kohlhammer.

2000 and earlier

Kahraman, B., & Knoblich, G. (2000). "Stechen statt sprechen": Valenz und automatische Aktivierbarkeit von Stereotypen über Türken in Deutschland ["Don't speak, stab!" Valence and automatic activation of stereotypes about Turks in Germany]. Zeitschrift für Sozialpsychologie, 31, 29-41.

Knoblich, G., & Rhenius, D. (1995). Zur Reaktivität Lauten Denkens beim komplexen Problemlösen [Reactivity of thinking aloud during complex problem solving]. Zeitschrift für experimentelle und angewandte Psychologie, XLII, 419-454.