Publications of Juana Chinchilla

Post-doc

Juana studied Psychology at UNED, where she specialized in Research Methods in Social Psychology. She is currently finishing her PhD studies under the supervision of Ángel Gómez and Alexandra Vázquez. Her research interests are the interplay between identity fusion and morality.

2022

Gómez, A., Chiclana, S., Chinchilla, J., Blanco, L., Alba, B., Bautista, H. & Pozuelo-Rubio, F. (2022). The mirage of the jihad. Disenchantment as the pathway to disengagement of female jihadists. A case study about radicalization in Spanish prisons. International Journal of Social Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1080/02134748.2022.2096254.

Gómez, A., Atran, S., Chinchilla, J., Vázquez, A., López-Rodríguez, L., Paredes, B., Martínez, M., Blanco, L., Alba, B., Bautista, H., Fernández, S., Pozuelo-Rubio, F., González-Álvarez, J.L., Chiclana, S., Valladares-Narganes, H., Alonso, M., Ruíz-Alvarado, A., López-Novo, J.L., & Davis, R. (2022). Willingness to sacrifice among convicted Islamist terrorists versus violent gang members and other criminals. Scientific Reports, 12(1), 1-15. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-06590-0

Chinchilla, J., Vázquez, A. & Gómez, Á. (2022). Strongly fused individuals feel viscerally responsible to self-sacrifice. British Journal of Social Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjso.12526.

McLamore, Q., Syropoulos, S., Leidner, B., Hirschberger, G., Young, K., Zein, R. A., Baumert, A., Bilewicz, M., Bilgen, A., van Bezouw, M. J., Chatard, A., Chekroun, P., Chinchilla, J., Choi, H. S., Euh, H., Gómez, A., Kardos, P., Khoo, Y. H., Li, M.,… Burrows, B. (2022). Trust in scientific information mediates associations between conservatism and coronavirus responses in the U.S., but few other nations. Scientific Reports, 12, 3724. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-022-07508-6

2021

Gómez, Á., Martínez, M., Martel, F.A., López-Rodríguez, L., Vázquez, A., Chinchilla, J., Paredes, B., Hettiarachchi, M., Hamid, N. & Swann, W.B. (2021). Why People Enter and Embrace Violent Groups. Frontiers in Psychology, 11, 614657. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2020.614657

Chinchilla, J., Vázquez, A. & Gómez, Á. (2021). Identity fusion predicts violent pro-group behavior when it is morally justifiable. The Journal of Social Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1080/00224545.2021.1948813

Gómez, Á., Bélanger, J. J., Chinchilla, J., Vázquez, A., Schumpe, B. M.,, Nisa, C. F., & Chiclana, S. (2021). Admiration for Islamist groups encourages self-sacrifice through identity fusion. Humanities & Social Sciences Communications, 8,54. https://doi.org/10.1057/s41599-021-00734-9

2020

Gómez, A., Chinchilla, J., Vázquez, A., López-Rodríguez, L., Paredes, B., & Martínez, M. (2020). Recent advances, misconceptions, untested assumptions and future research agenda for identity fusion theory. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 14(6), e12531. https://doi.org/10.1111/spc3.12531

2018

Chinchilla, J., López-Sáez, M., & Vázquez, A. (2018). How do others influence our attitudes? Analysis of the primus inter pares effect and mediating variables associated with this process. Revista de Psicología Social/International Journal of Social Psychology, 33, 424-457. https://doi.org/10.1080/02134748.2018.1435096