In press

Hamer, K., Penczek, M., & Bilewicz, M. (in press). "Humanum Ignoscere Est". The relationship of national and supranational identifications with intergroup forgiveness. Personality and Individual Differences.

Bilewicz, M., Witkowska, M., Stefaniak, A., & Imhoff, R. (in press). The lay historian explains intergroup behavior: Examining the role of identification and cognitive structuring in ethnocentric historical attributions. Memory Studies.

Bilewicz, M., Witkowska, M., Stubig, S., Beneda, M., & Imhoff, R. (in press). How to educate about the Holocaust? Psychological obstacles in historical education in Poland and Germany. In C. Psaltis, M. Carretero & S. Cehajic-Clancy (Eds.) History teaching and conflict transformation: Social psychological theories, history teaching and reconciliation. London: Palgrave.


Bilewicz, M., Winiewski, M., Kaminska, O., & Soral, W. (in press). From disgust to contempt-speech. The nature of contempt on the map of prejudicial emotions. Behavioral and Brain Sciences.

Cehajic-Clancy, S. & Bilewicz, M. (in press). Fostering reconciliation through historical moral exemplars in a post-conflict society. Peace and Conflict. Journal of Peace Psychology.

Imhoff, R., Bilewicz, M., Hanke, K., Kahn, D., Henkel-Guembel, N., Halabi, S., Hirschberger, G. (in press). Explaining the inexplicable: Differences in attributions for the Holocaust in Germany, Israel and Poland. Political Psychology.

Bilewicz, M. (in press). Holocaust as the prototype of Genocide. On some problems with the modern state crime paradigm. Analysis of Social Issues and Public Policy.

Cichocka, A., Bilewicz, M., Jost, J., Marrouch, N., & Witkowska, M. (in press). On the grammar of politics - or why conservatives prefer nouns? Political Psychology.


Bilewicz, M., Winiewski, M., Soral, W., Marchlewska, M., (in press). When authoritarians confront prejudice. Differential effects of SDO and RWA on support for hate speech prohibition. Political Psychology.


Bouchat, P., Licata, L., Rosoux, V., Allesch, C., Ammerer, H., Bilewicz, M., ... & Klein, O. (in press). A century of victimhood: antecedents and current impacts of perceived suffering in World War 1 across Europe. European Journal of Social Psychology.



Górska, P., Bilewicz, M., Winiewski, M., & Waszkiewicz, A. (2016). On old-fashioned versus modern homonegativity distinction: Evidence from Poland. Journal of Homosexuality.

Bilewicz, M., Michalak, J., & Kamińska, O. K. (2016). Facing the edible. The effects of edibility information on the neural encoding of animal faces. Appetite, 105, 542-548.

Bilewicz, M. (2016). The dark side of emotion regulation: Historical defensiveness as an obstacle in reconciliation. Psychological Inquiry27, 89-95.

Stefaniak, A., & Bilewicz, M. (2016). Contact with a multicultural past: A prejudice-reducing intervention. International Journal of Intercultural Relations50, 60-65.


Bain, P. G., Milfont, T. L., Kashima, Y., Bilewicz, M., Doron, G., Garðarsdóttir, R. B., ... & Corral-Verdugo, V. (2016). Co-benefits of addressing climate change can motivate action around the world. Nature Climate Change6, 154-157.


Krys, K., Vauclair, C.M., Lun, V., Bond, M.H., Capaldi, C., Dominguez-Espinosa, A., Torres, C., Manicham, L., Lipp, O., Xing, C., Antalikova, R., Pavlopoulos, V., Teyssier, J., Hur, T., Hansen, K., Szarota, P., Ahmed, R., Burtceva, E., Chkhaidze, A., Cenko, E., Denoux, P., Fulop, M., Hassan, A., Igbokwe, D., Isik, I., Javangwe, G., Malbran, M., Maricchiolo, F., Mikarsa, H., Miles, L., Nader, M., Park, J., Rizwan, M., Salem, R., Schwarz, B., Shah, I., Sun, C-R., Tilburg, W., Wagner, W., Wise, R. & Yu., A. (2016). Be careful where you smile: Culture shapes judgments of intelligence and honesty of smiling individuals. Journal of Nonverbal Behavior, 40, 101-116.

Marchlewska, M., Czerniawska, E. & Oleksiak, K. (2016) Sniffing the mood for cooperation: Personality and odor induced affective states effects. Polish Psychological Bulletin,. 47, 220-227.


Hansen, K., & Dovidio, J. F. (2016). Social dominance orientation, non-native accents, and hiring recommendations. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 22, 544-551.

Hilpert, P., Randall, A. K., Sorokowski, P., Atkins, D. C., Sorokowska, A., Ahmadi, K., . . . Hansen, K., …, Yoo, G. (2016). The associations of dyadic coping and relationship satisfaction vary between and within nations: A 35-nation study. Frontiers in Psychology, 7(1106), 1-16. 


Hansen, K., Littwitz, C., & Sczesny, S. (2016). The social perception of heroes and murderers: Effects of gender-inclusive language in media reports. Frontiers in Psychology, 7(369), 1-7.


Rajchert, J., & Winiewski, M. (2016). The behavioral approach and inhibition systems' role in shaping the displaced and direct aggressive reaction to ostracism and rejection. Personality and Individual Differences88, 272-279.




Mikołajczak, M., & Bilewicz, M. (2015). Foetus or child? Abortion discourse and attributions of humanness. British Journal of Social Psychology.

Bain, P. G., Milfont, T. L., Kashima, Y., Bilewicz, M., Doron, G., Garðarsdóttir, R. B., Gouveia, V. V., Guan, Y., Johansson, L.-O., Pasquali, C., Corral-Verdugo, V., Aragones, J. I., Utsugi, A., Demarque, C., Otto, S., Park, J., Soland, M., Steg, L., González, R., Lebedeva, N., Madsen, O. J., Wagner, C., Akotia, Ch. S., Kurz, T., Saiz, J. L., Schultz, P. W., Einarsdóttir, G. & Saviolidis, N. M. (2015). Co-benefits of addressing climate change can motivate action around the world. Nature Climate Change. doi:10.1038/nclimate2814


Barlińska, J., Szuster, A., & Winiewski, M. (2015). The Role of Short-and Long-Term Cognitive Empathy Activation in Preventing Cyberbystander Reinforcing Cyberbullying Behavior. Cyberpsychology, Behavior, and Social Networking,18(4), 241-244. doi:10.1089/cyber.2014.0412


Bilewicz, M., Cichocka, A., Górska, P, & Szabo, Z. (2015). Is liberal bias universal? An international perspective on social psychologists. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 38, 17-18. doi:


Bilewicz, M., Cichocka, A. & Soral, W. (eds., 2015). The Psychology of Conspiracy. London: Routledge.


Bilewicz, M., Górska, P., Cichocka, A. & Szabo, Z. P (2015). Ideological distinction. The political ideologies of social psychologists in the East and West. Czeskoslovenska Psychologie, 59, 127-134.


Charlton, J., Kappas, A., & Swiderska, A. (2015). Does computing anger have social elements? A comparison with driving anger. Behavior and Information Technology, 34, 294-303. doi: 10.1080/0144929X.2014.895421


Cichocka, A., Marchlewska, M., & Golec de Zavala, A. (2015). Does self-love or self-hate predict conspiracy beliefs? Narcissism, self-esteem and the endorsement of conspiracy theories. Social Psychological And Personality Science. doi:10.1177/1948550615616170


Cichocka, A., Marchlewska, M., Golec de Zavala, A., & Olechowski, M. (2015). "They will not control us": In-group positivity and belief in intergroup conspiracies. British Journal Of Psychology. doi:10.1111/bjop.12158


Cichocka, A., Winiewski, M., Bilewicz, M., Bukowski, M., & Jost, J. T. (2015). Complementary stereotyping of ethnic minorities predicts system justification in Poland. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 18, 788-800. doi: 10.1177/1368430214566891


Goryńska, E., Winiewski, M., & Zajenkowski, M. (2015). Situational factors and personality traits as determinants of college students’ mood. Personality and Individual Differences77, 1-6.


Górny, A., & Toruńczyk-Ruiz, S. (2015). Relative deprivation and ‘the diversity effect’ in explaining neighbourhood attachment: Alternative or complementary mechanisms? Urban Studies52(5), 984-990. doi: 10.1177/0042098014541158


Górska, P., & Bilewicz, M. (2015). When “a group in itself” becomes “a group for itself”: Overcoming inhibitory effects of superordinate categorization on LGBTQ individuals. Journal of Social Issues71, 554-575. doi: 10.1111/josi.12128


Krumhuber, E. G., Swiderska, A., Tsankova, E., Kamble, S. V., & Kappas, A (2015). Real or artificial? Intergroup biases in mind perception in a cross-cultural perspective. PLoS ONE 10: e0137840. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0137840


Krys, K., Hansen, K., Xing, C., Domínguez Espinosa, A., Szarota, P., & Morales, M. F. (2015). It’s better to smile to women: Gender modifies perception of honesty of smiling individuals. International Journal of Psychology, 50(2), 150-154. doi: 10.1002/ijop.12087


Mikołajczak, M., & Pietrzak, J. (2015). A broader conceptualization of ambivalent sexism: The case of Poland. In S. Safdar & N. Kosakowska (eds.) Psychology of Gender Through the Lens of CultureTheories and Applications (pp 169-191). Springer International Publishing. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-14005-6


Vollhardt, J. R., Bilewicz, M., & Olechowski, M. (2015). Victims under Siege: Lessons for Polish–Jewish Relations and Beyond. In. E. Halperin & K. Sharvit (eds.) The Social Psychology of Intractable Conflicts (pp. 75-87). New York: Springer. doi: 10.1007/978-3-319-17861-5_6



Bilewicz, M., & Kogan, A. (2014). Embodying imagined contact: Facial feedback moderates the intergroup consequences of mental simulation. British Journal of Social Psychology, 387-395. doi: 10.1111/bjso.12057


Bilewicz, M., Stefaniak, A., & Witkowska, M. (2014). Polish youth confronting the Jewish past. Antagonistic history and pathways to reconciliation. In: J. Kurczewski (ed.) Reconciliation in Bloodlands. Assessing actions and outcomes in contemporary Central-Eastern Europe. London: Peter Lang, p. 97-112.


Budziszewska, M., Hansen, K., & Bilewicz, M. (2014). Backlash over gender-fair language. The impact of feminine job titles on men’s and women’s perception of women. Journal of Language and Social Psychology. 33, 681-691. doi: 10.1177/0261927X14544371


Górny, A., Toruńczyk-Ruiz, S. (2014). Neighbourhood Attachment in Ethnically Diverse Areas: The Role of Interethnic Ties. Urban Studies, 51(5), 1000-1018. doi: 10.1177/0042098013494418


Hansen, K., Rakić, T. i Steffens, M. C. (2014). When actions speak louder than words: Preventing discrimination of nonstandard speakers. Journal of Language and Social Psychology, 33(1), 66-75. doi: 10.1177/0261927x13499761


Kryś, K., & Hansen, K. (2014). Tylko głupcy uśmiechają się do obcych? Analiza różnic kulturowych w postrzeganiu społecznym inteligencji i szczerości osób uśmiechniętych [Only stupid smile at strangers? Analysis of cultural differences in social perception of intelligence and honesty of smiling individuals]. Psychologia Społeczna, 2(29), 165–178. doi: 10.7366/1896180020142903


Kryś, K., Hansen, K., Xing, C., Szarota, P. i Yang, M. (2014). Do only fools smile at strangers? Cultural differences in perception of intelligence of smiling people. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 45(2), 314 –321. doi: 10.1177/0022022113513922


Mikołajczak, M. & Pietrzak, J. (2014). Ambivalent sexism and religion: connected through values. Sex Roles70, 387-399, doi: 10.1007/s11199-014-0379-3


Toruńczyk-Ruiz, S. (2014). Neighbourhood ties and migrant networks: The case of circular Ukrainian migrants in Warsaw, Poland. Central and Eastern European Migration Review, 1, 41-62.


Skowron, M., Rank, S., Swiderska, A., Küster, D., & Kappas, A. (2014). Applying a text-based affective dialogue system in psychological research: Case studies on the effects of system behaviour, interaction context and social exclusion. Cognitive Computation, 6, 872-891. doi: 10.1007/s12559-014-9271-2.


Wagner, W., Hansen, K., & Kronberger, N. (2014). Quantitative and qualitative research across nations and cultures: Cultural metrics and its application. Integrative Psychological and Behavioral Science, 48(4), 418-434. doi: 10.1007/s12124-014-9269-z


Winiewski, M., & Bilewicz, M. (2014). The emergence of antisemitism in times of rapid social change: Survey results from Poland. In: F. Guesnet & G. Jones (ed.) Antisemitism in an era of transition: Genealogies and impact in post-communist Poland and Hungary. London: Peter Lang, p.187-214.




Barlinska, J., Szuster, H., Winiewski, M, (2013) Cyberbullying Among Adolescent Bystanders: Role of the Communication Medium, Form of Violence and Empathy, Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 23: 37-51. doi: 10.1002/casp.2137


Bilewicz, M. i Jaworska, M. (2013). Reconciliation through the righteous: The narratives of heroic helpers as a fulfillment of emotional needs in Polish-Jewish intergroup contact. Journal of Social Issues69, 162-179. doi: 10.1111/josi.12009


Bilewicz, M., & Stefaniak, A. (2013). Can a victim be responsible? Antisemitic consequences of victimhood-based identity and competitive victimhood in Poland. In: B. Bokus (ed.) Responsibility: An Interdisciplinary Perspective. Warszawa: Lexem.


Bilewicz, M., Winiewski, M., Kofta, M. i Wójcik, A. (2013). Harmful ideas. The structure and consequences of anti-Semitic beliefs in Poland. Political Psychology34(6), 821-839. doi: 10.1111/pops.12024


Gawinkowska, M., Paradowski, M. B., Bilewicz, M. (2013). Second language as an exemptor from sociocultural norms. Emotion-related language choice revisited. PLoS ONE 8(12): e81225. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0081225.


Gluszek, A. i Hansen, K. (2013). Language attitudes in the Americas. W: H. Giles i B. Watson (red.), The social meanings of languages, dialects, and accents: An international perspective (s. 26-44). New York, NY: Peter Lang.


Golec de Zavala, A., Cichocka, A. i Bilewicz, M. (2013). The paradox of in-group love: Differentiating collective narcissism advances understanding of the relationship between in-group and out-group attitudes. Journal of Personality81, 16-28. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6494.2012.00779.x


Graf, S., Bilewicz, M., Finell, E. i Geschke D. (2013). Nouns cut slices: Effects of linguistic forms on intergroup bias. Journal of Language and Social Psychology32, 62-83. doi: 10.1177/0261927X12463209


Pratto, F., Çidam, A., Stewart, A. L., Zeineddine, F. B., Aranda, M., Aiello, A., Chryssochoou, X., Cichocka, A., Cohrs, J. C., Durrheim, K., Eicher, V., Foels, R., Górska, P., Lee, I., Licata, L., Liu, J. H., Liu, L. Meyer, I., Morselli, D., Muldoon, O., Muluk, H., Papastamou, S., Petrovic, I., Petrovic, N., Prodromitis, G., Prati, F., Rubini, M., Saab, R., van Stekelenburg, J., Sweetman, J., Zheng, W., & Henkel, K. E. (2013). Social Dominance in Context and in Individuals Contextual Moderation of Robust Effects of Social Dominance Orientation in 15 Languages and 20 Countries. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 4(5), 587-599. doi: 10.1177/1948550612473663 


Stasiuk, K. i Bilewicz, M. (2013). Extending contact across generations: Comparison of direct and ancestral intergroup contact effects on current attitudes toward outgroup members. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology23(6), 81-91. doi: 10.1002/casp.2147


Vollhardt, J. i Bilewicz, M. (2013). After the genocide: Psychological perspectives on victim, bystander, and perpetrator groups. Journal of Social Issues69, 1-15. doi: 10.1111/josi.12000


Winiewski, M., Bilewicz, M. (2013) Are Surveys and Opinion Polls always a Valid Tool to Assess Anti-Semitism? Methodological considerations. Jewish Studies at the CEU, Vol 7.





Bilewicz, M. (2012). Traditional prejudice remains outside of the WEIRD world. Behavioral and Brain Sciences35, 427-428.


Bilewicz, M. i Bilewicz, A. (2012). Who defines humanity? Psychological and cultural obstacles to omniculturalism. Culture and Psychology18, 331-344. doi: 10.1177/1354067X12446234


Bilewicz, M. i Vollhardt, J. R. (2012). Evil transformations: Psychological processes underlying genocide and mass killing. W: A. Golec De Zavala i A. Cichocka (red.), Social psychology of social problems. The intergroup context. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.


Bilewicz, M., Winiewski, M., & Radzik, Z. (2012). Antisemitism in current Poland: economic, religious and historical aspects . Journal for the Study of Antisemitism, 4 (2), 423-442.


Imhoff, R., Bilewicz, M. i Erb, H.-P. (2012). Collective regret versus collective guilt: Different emotional reactions to historical atrocities. European Journal of Social Psychology42, 729–742. doi: 10.1002/ejsp.1886


Zajenkowski, M., Gorynska, E., Winiewski, M., (2012) Variability of the relationship between personality and mood, Personality and Individual Differences 52, 858-861. doi:10.1016/j.paid.2012.01.007



Bilewicz, M., Imhoff, R. i Drogosz, M. (2011). The humanity of what we eat. Conceptions of human uniqueness among vegetarians and omnivores. European Journal of Social Psychology41, 201–209. doi: 10.1002/ejsp.766


Bilewicz, M. i Kofta, M. (2011). Less biased under threat? Self-verificatory reactions to social identity threat among groups with negative self-stereotype. Journal of Applied Social Psychology41, 2249-2267.

Seuntjens, W. i Hansen, K. (2011). Do female bonobos fake orgasm? Journal of Unsolved Questions, 1(2), 15-16. doi: 10.1111/j.1559-1816.2011.00802.x


Seuntjens, W., & Hansen, K. (2011). Do female bonobos fake orgasm? Journal of Unsolved Questions, 1(2), 15-16.




Bilewicz, M. i Bocheńska, A. (2010). How language affects two components of racial prejudice? A socio-psychological approach to linguistic relativism. W: U. Okulska, P. Cap (red.), Perspectives in Politics and Discourse (s. 385-396). Amsterdam: John Benjamins.


Bilewicz, M. i Krzemiński, I. (2010). Anti-Semitism in Poland and Ukraine: The belief in Jewish control as a mechanism of scapegoating. International Journal of Conflict and Violence4, 234-243.


Bilewicz, M. i Wójcik, A. (2010). Does identification predict community involvement? Exploring consequences of social identification among the Jewish minority in Poland. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology22, 72-79. doi: 10.1002/casp.1012


Wójcik, A., Bilewicz, M. i Lewicka, M. (2010). Living on the ashes. Collective representations of Polish-Jewish history among people living in the former Warsaw Ghetto area. Cities. The International Journal of Urban Policy and Planning27, 195-203. doi:10.1016/j.cities.2010.01.002





Bilewicz, M. (2009). Perspective taking and intergroup helping intentions: The moderating role of power relations. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 39, 2779-2786. doi: 10.1111/j.1559-1816.2009.00548.x


Bilewicz, M. (2007). History as an obstacle: Impact of temporal-based social categorizations on Polish-Jewish intergroup contact. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 10, 551-563. doi: 10.1177/1368430207081540