Professor Ryan McKay

  1. 2021
  2. Forthcoming

    Pandemic buying: Testing a psychological model of over-purchasing and panic buying using data from the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland during the early phase of the COVID-19 pandemic

    Bentall, R., Lloyd, A., Bennett, K., McKay, R., Mason, L., Murphy, J., McBride, O., Hartman, T., Gibson-Miller, J., Levita, L., Martinez, A., Stocks, T., Butters, S., Vallières, F., Hyland, P., Karatzias, T. & Shevlin, M., 22 Jan 2021, (Accepted/In press) In : PLoS ONE.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. E-pub ahead of print

    The authoritarian dynamic during the COVID-19 pandemic: Effects on nationalism and anti-immigrant sentiment

    Hartman, T. K., Stocks, T. VA., McKay, R., Gibson-Miller, J., Levita, L., Martinez, A. P., Mason, L., McBride, O., Murphy, J., Shevlin, M., Bennett, K., Hyland, P., Karatzias, T., Vallières, F. & Bentall, R., 11 Jan 2021, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Published

    Psychological characteristics associated with COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy and resistance in Ireland and the United Kingdom

    Murphy, J., Vallières, F., Bentall, R., Shevlin, M., McBride, O., Hartman, T. K., McKay, R., Bennett, K. M., Mason, L., Gibson-Miller, J., Levita, L., Martinez, A. P., Stocks, T. VA., Karatzias, T. & Hyland, P., 4 Jan 2021, In : Nature Communications. 12, 15 p., 29.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. 2020
  6. Forthcoming

    Collectively jumping to conclusions: Social information amplifies the tendency to gather insufficient data

    Sulik, J., Efferson, C. & McKay, R., 29 Dec 2020, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: General.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. E-pub ahead of print
  8. Published

    Is belief in God a delusion?

    McKay, R. & Ross, R., 23 Nov 2020, The Conversation.

    Research output: Other contribution

  9. E-pub ahead of print

    Monitoring the psychological, social, and economic impact of the COVID-19 pandemic in the population: Context, design and conduct of the longitudinal COVID-19 Psychological Research Consortium (C19PRC) Study

    McBride, O., Murphy, J., Shevlin, M., Gibson Miller, J., Hartman, T. K., Hyland, P., Levita, L., Mason, L., Martinez, A., McKay, R., Stocks, T. VA., Bennett, K., Vallières, F., Karatzias, T., Valiente, M. C., Vazquez, C. & Bentall, R., 9 Nov 2020, In : International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research. e1861.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Capability, opportunity, and motivation to enact hygienic practices in the early stages of the COVID‐19 outbreak in the United Kingdom

    Gibson Miller, J., Hartman, T. K., Levita, L., Martinez, A. P., Mason, L., McBride, O., McKay, R., Murphy, J., Shevlin, M., Stocks, T. VA., Bennett, K. M. & Bentall, R., Nov 2020, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 25, 4, p. 856-864 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    COVID-19 related anxiety predicts somatic symptoms in the UK population

    Shevlin, M., Nolan, E., Owczarek, M., McBride, O., Murphy, J., Gibson Miller, J., Hartman, T. K., Levita, L., Mason, L., Martinez, A. P., McKay, R., Stocks, T. VA., Bennett, K., Hyland, P. & Bentall, R., Nov 2020, In : British Journal of Health Psychology. 25, 4, p. 875-882 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. E-pub ahead of print

    Anxiety, depression, traumatic stress and COVID-19 related anxiety in the UK general population during the COVID-19 pandemic

    Shevlin, M., McBride, O., Murphy, J., Gibson Miller, J., Hartman, T. K., Levita, L., Mason, L., Martinez, A., McKay, R., Stocks, T. VA., Bennett, K., Hyland, P., Karatzias, T. & Bentall, R., 19 Oct 2020, In : BJPsych Open. 6, 6, p. 1-9 9 p., e125.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. E-pub ahead of print

    Religion and Delusion

    McKay, R. & Ross, R., 15 Oct 2020, In : Current opinion in psychology. 40, p. 160-166 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. E-pub ahead of print

    Beliefs in national continuity are related to essentialist thinking and to perceptions of the nation as a family

    Siromahov, M., Buhrmester, M. & McKay, R., 30 Jun 2020, In : Nations and Nationalism. p. 1-19 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. E-pub ahead of print

    The evolution of distorted beliefs vs. mistaken choices under asymmetric error costs

    Efferson, C., McKay, R. & Fehr, E., 20 May 2020, In : Evolutionary Human Sciences. 2, e27.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Traumatic life experiences and religiosity in eight countries

    Jong, J., Baimel, A., Ross, R., McKay, R., Bluemke, M. & Halberstadt, J., 8 May 2020, In : Scientific Data. p. 1-8 8 p., 140.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Measuring supernatural belief implicitly using the Affect Misattribution Procedure

    Ross, R., Brown-Iannuzzi, J. L., Gervais, W., Jong, J., Lanman, J., McKay, R. & Pennycook, G., 2020, In : Religion, Brain & Behavior. 10, 4, p. 393-406 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 2019
  19. Forthcoming

    Malign magic and delusional belief: Comment on Singh

    McKay, R. & Bentall, R., 16 Dec 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Current Anthropology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  20. Published

    Looking for Mr(s) Right: Decision bias can prevent us from finding the most attractive person

    Furl, N., Averbeck, B. & McKay, R., Jun 2019, In : Cognitive Psychology. 111, p. 1-14 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Divine Forgiveness and Human Support for State-Sanctioned Punishment

    O'Lone, K. & McKay, R., 29 Apr 2019, In : Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion. 4, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. E-pub ahead of print

    Measles, magic and misidentifications: a defence of the two-factor theory of delusions

    McKay, R., 16 Apr 2019, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 24, 3, p. 183-190 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  23. Published

    Positive experiences of high arousal martial arts rituals are linked to identity fusion and costly progroup actions

    Kavanagh, C., Jong, J., McKay, R. & Whitehouse, H., Apr 2019, In : European Journal of Social Psychology. 49, 3, p. 461–481 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Published

    Moral Polarization and Out-Party Hostility in the US Political Context

    Tappin, B. & McKay, R., 28 Mar 2019, In : Journal of Social and Political Psychology. 7, 1, p. 213-245 33 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Investigating the Relationship Between Self-Perceived Moral Superiority and Moral Behavior Using Economic Games

    Tappin, B. & McKay, R., 1 Mar 2019, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 10, 2, p. 135-143 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    Explaining delusional beliefs: A hybrid model

    Miyazono, K. & McKay, R., 2019, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 24, 5, p. 335-346 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    Idolizing the indexical: Commentary on Van Leeuwen and van Elk

    McKay, R., Jong, J. & O'Lone, K., 2019, In : Religion, Brain & Behavior. 9, 3, p. 260-262 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  28. 2018
  29. E-pub ahead of print

    Do the folk actually hold folk-economic beliefs?

    Tappin, B., Ross, R. & McKay, R., 30 Aug 2018, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 41, e190

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  30. Published

    Not on my team: Medial prefrontal cortex responses to ingroup fusion and unfair monetary divisions

    Apps, M., McKay, R., Teixeira Azevedo, R., Whitehouse, H. & Tsakiris, E., Aug 2018, In : Brain and Behavior. 8, 8, p. 1-13 13 p., e01030.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Published

    Analytic atheism: A cross-culturally weak and fickle phenomenon?

    Gervais, W., van Elk, M., Xygalatas, D., McKay, R., Aveyard, M., Buchtel, E., Dar-Nimrod, I., Kundtová Klocová, E., Ramsay, J., Riekki, T., Svedholm-Häkkinen, A. & Bulbulia, J., May 2018, In : Judgment and Decision Making. 13, 3, p. 268-274 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published

    Rituals Improve Children's Ability to Delay Gratification

    Rybanska, V., McKay, R., Jong, J. & Whitehouse, H., Mar 2018, In : Child Development. 89, 2, p. 349–359 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Published

    How Do Delusion-Prone Individuals Respond to Disconfirmatory Evidence? Improving Comprehension of the Beads Task May Help

    Howe, J., Ross, R., McKay, R. & Balzan, R. P., 2018, In : Zeitschrift für Psychologie. 226, 3, p. 182-190 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Published

    Shamanism and the psychosis continuum: Commentary on Singh

    Ross, R. & McKay, R., 2018, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 41, e84.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  35. Published

    The error of God, revisited

    McKay, R., Ross, R., O'Lone, K. & Efferson, C., 2018, In : Religion, Brain & Behavior. 8, 3, p. 306-310 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  36. Published

    The role of experience in religion: accommodation vs. assimilation

    McKay, R., 2018, In : Religion, Brain & Behavior. 8, 4, p. 428-431 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  37. 2017
  38. Published

    Analytic cognitive style predicts paranormal explanations of anomalous experiences but not the experiences themselves: Implications for cognitive theories of delusions

    Ross, R., Hartig, B. & McKay, R., Sep 2017, In : Journal of Behavior Therapy and Experimental Psychiatry . 56, p. 90–96 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    Abolish the oath: Moral prejudice against atheists may bias courtroom decisions

    McKay, R. & Davis, C., 10 Aug 2017, The Conversation.

    Research output: Other contribution

  40. Published

    Global evidence of extreme intuitive moral prejudice against atheists

    Gervais, W., Xygalatas, D., McKay, R., van Elk, M., Buchtel, E., Aveyard, M., Schiavone, S., Dar-Nimrod, I., Svedholm-Häkkinen, A., Riekki, T., Klocová, E., Ramsay, J. & Bulbulia, J., 7 Aug 2017, In : Nature Human Behaviour. 1, p. 1-5 5 p., 0151.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Published

    The Illusion of Moral Superiority

    Tappin, B. & McKay, R., 1 Aug 2017, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 8, 6, p. 623-631 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Published

    Why Do Delusion-Prone Individuals “Jump to Conclusions”? An Investigation Using a Nonserial Data-Gathering Paradigm

    Van Der Leer, L., Hartig, B., Goldmanis, M. & McKay, R., 1 Jul 2017, In : Clinical Psychological Science. 5, 4, p. 718–725 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Published

    The heart trumps the head: Desirability bias in political belief revision

    Tappin, B., Van Der Leer, L. & McKay, R., 29 May 2017, In : Journal of Experimental Psychology: General. 146, 8, p. 1143-1149 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Published

    The optimist within? Selective sampling and self-deception

    Van Der Leer, L. & McKay, R., Apr 2017, In : Consciousness and Cognition. 50, p. 23–29 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Published

    The evolution of extreme cooperation via shared dysphoric experiences

    Whitehouse, H., Jong, J., Buhrmester, M., Gomez, A., Bastian, B., Kavanagh, C., Newson, M., Matthews, M., Lanman, J., McKay, R. & Gavrilets, S., 14 Mar 2017, In : Scientific Reports. 7, p. 1-10 10 p., 44292 .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Published

    Doppelgängers and dissociations: lesion network mapping illuminates misidentification delusions

    McKay, R. & Furl, N., 1 Feb 2017, In : Brain. 140, 2, p. 262-265 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  47. Published

    Choosing the right level of analysis: Stereotypes shape social reality via collective action

    Tappin, B., McKay, R. & Abrams, D., 2017, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 40, e13

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  48. Published

    Why is belief in God not a delusion?

    Ross, R. & McKay, R., 2017, In : Religion, Brain & Behavior. 7, 4, p. 316-319 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. 2016
  50. E-pub ahead of print

    Analytic cognitive style, not delusional ideation, predicts data gathering in a large beads task study

    Ross, R., Pennycook, G., McKay, R., Gervais, W., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 24 Jun 2016, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 21, 4, p. 300-314 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. E-pub ahead of print

    Religion promotes a love for thy neighbour: But how big is the neighbourhood? Commentary on Norenzayan et al.

    McKay, R. & Whitehouse, H., 7 Mar 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, 2 p., e20.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  52. Published

    Don’t blame the norm: On the challenge of ecological rationality

    Boudry, M., Vlerick, M. & McKay, R., 2016, The Psychology of Argument: Cognitive Approaches to Argumentation and Persuasion. Paglieri, F., Bonelli, L. & Felletti, S. (eds.). London: College Publications, p. 85-97 13 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  53. Published

    Evolutionary Theories of Religion

    Geertz, A., Nielbo, K. & McKay, R., 2016, In : Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion. 4, 1, p. 1-5 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  54. Published

    Perception, cognition, and delusion: Commentary on Firestone and Scholl

    Ross, R., McKay, R., Coltheart, M. & Langdon, R., 2016, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 39, 2 p., e258.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  55. 2015
  56. Published

    Jumping to Conclusions About the Beads Task? A Meta-analysis of Delusional Ideation and Data-Gathering

    Ross, R., McKay, R., Coltheart, M. & Langdon, R., Sep 2015, In : Schizophrenia bulletin. 41, 5, p. 1183-1191 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  57. Published

    Can evolution get us off the hook? Evaluating the ecological defence of human rationality

    Boudry, M., Vlerick, M. & McKay, R., May 2015, In : Consciousness and Cognition. 33, p. 524-535 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  58. Published

    Delusion proneness and ‘jumping to conclusions’: relative and absolute effects

    Van Der Leer, L., Hartig, B., Goldmanis, M. & McKay, R., Apr 2015, In : Psychological Medicine. 45, 6, p. 1253-1262 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  59. Published

    Religion and morality

    McKay, R. & Whitehouse, H., Mar 2015, In : Psychological Bulletin. 141, 2, p. 447-473 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  60. Published

    Bayesian accounts and black swans: Questioning the erotetic theory of delusional thinking

    McKay, R., 2015, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 20, 5, p. 456-466 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  61. Published

    Editorial note

    Geertz, A. & McKay, R., 2015, In : Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion. 3, 2, p. 111–112 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  62. 2014
  63. Published

    Is religion a force for good?

    McKay, R., 24 Dec 2014, The Conversation.

    Research output: Other contribution

  64. Published

    Unrealistic optimism and 'nosognosia': Illness recognition in the healthy brain

    McKay, R., Buchmann, A., Germann, N., Yu, S. & Brugger, P., Dec 2014, In : Cortex. 61, p. 141-147 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. Published

    Memory for Expectation-Violating Concepts: The Effects of Agents and Cultural Familiarity

    Porubanova, M., Shaw, D., McKay, R. & Xygalatas, D., 8 Apr 2014, In : PLoS ONE. 9, 4, p. 1-7 7 p., e90684.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  66. Published

    "Jumping-to-conclusions" in delusion-prone participants: An experimental economics approach

    Van Der Leer, L. & McKay, R., 2014, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 19, 3, p. 257-267

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published

    Editorial: Religion and Agency

    McKay, R., 2014, In : Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion. 2, 2, p. 93-96 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  68. Published
  69. Published

    Trust in me: Trustworthy others are seen as more physically similar to the self

    Farmer, H., McKay, R. & Tsakiris, M., 2014, In : Psychological Science. 25, 1, p. 290–292 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  70. 2013
  71. Published

    Vestibular stimulation attenuates unrealistic optimism

    McKay, R., Tamagni, C., Palla, A., Krummenacher, P., Hegemann, S., Straumann, D. & Brugger, P., 21 Aug 2013, In : Cortex. 49, 8, p. 2272-2275

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  72. Published

    Catholic guilt? Recall of confession promotes prosocial behaviour.

    McKay, R., Herold, J. & Whitehouse, H., Mar 2013, In : Religion, Brain & Behavior. 3, 3, p. 201-209

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  73. Published

    Announcing the Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion

    Xygalatas, D. & McKay, R., 2013, In : Journal for the Cognitive Science of Religion. 1, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  74. Published

    Delusions

    McKay, R., 2013, The Encyclopedia of the Mind. Pashler, H., Crane, T., Kinsbourne, M., Ferreira, F. & Zemel, R. (eds.). Sage, p. 231 233 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  75. Published

    Do religious and moral concepts influence the ability to delay gratification? A priming study

    Harrison, J. & McKay, R., 2013, In : Journal of Articles in Support of the Null Hypothesis. 10, 1, p. 25-40

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  76. Published

    Give me strength or give me a reason: Self-control, religion, and the currency of reputation.

    Harrison, J. & McKay, R., 2013, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 36, 6, p. 688-689

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  77. 2012
  78. Published

    Commentary on Pinker

    Whitehouse, H. & McKay, R., 18 Jun 2012, In : Edge.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  79. Published

    Delusional inference

    McKay, R., Jun 2012, In : Mind & Language. 27, 3, p. 330-355 25 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  80. Published

    Delay discounting rates are temporally stable in an equivalent present value procedure using theoretical and ‘Area under the Curve’ analyses

    Harrison, J. & McKay, R., 2012, In : Psychological Record. 62, p. 307-320 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  81. Published

    The sleep of reason: Do atheists improve the stock?

    McKay, R. & Dennett, D., 2012, In : Religion, Brain & Behavior. 2, 1, p. 78-80 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  82. 2011
  83. Published

    Wrath of God: Religious primes and punishment

    McKay, R., Efferson, C., Whitehouse, H. & Fehr, E., 22 Jun 2011, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological sciences. 278, 1713, p. 1858-1863 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  84. Published

    Surveillance cues enhance moral condemnation

    Bourrat, P., Baumard, N. & McKay, R., 5 May 2011, In : Evolutionary Psychology. 9, 2, p. 193-199 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  85. Published

    Delusional belief

    Coltheart, M., Langdon, R. & McKay, R., Jan 2011, In : Annual Review of Psychology. 62, p. 271-298 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  86. Published

    Isn’t it ironic? A review of Why Everyone (Else) is a Hypocrite: Evolution and the Modular Mind

    McKay, R., 2011, In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 32, 6, p. 444-446 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  87. Published

    Protesting too much: Self-deception and self-signaling

    McKay, R., Mijovic-Prelec, D. & Prelec, D., 2011, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 34, 1, p. 34-35 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  88. 2010
  89. Published

    The subtleties of error management

    McKay, R. & Efferson, C., Oct 2010, In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 31, 5, p. 309-319 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  90. Published

    Confabulation, delusion, and anosognosia: Motivational factors and false claims

    McKay, R. & Kinsbourne, M., 2010, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 15, 1, p. 288-318 31 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  91. Published

    Lateralisation of self-esteem: an investigation using a dichotically presented auditory adaptation of the Implicit Association Test

    McKay, R., Arciuli, J., Atkinson, A., Bennett, E. & Pheils, E., 2010, In : Cortex. 46, 3, p. 367-73 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  92. 2009
  93. Published

    The evolution of misbelief

    McKay, R. T. & Dennett, D. C., Dec 2009, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 32, 6, p. 493-510 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  94. Published

    "Sleights of mind": Delusions and self-deception

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 2009, Delusion and Self-Deception: Affective and Motivational Influences on Belief Formation. Bayne, T. & Fernandez, J. (eds.). Hove: Psychology Press, p. 165-85 21 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  95. Published

    Our evolving beliefs about evolved misbelief

    McKay, R. & Dennett, D., 2009, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 32, 6, p. 541-51 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  96. 2008
  97. Published

    Psychological factors in retrograde amnesia: self-deception and a broken heart

    Baird, A. D. & McKay, R., 2008, In : Neurocase. 14, 5, p. 400-13 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  98. Published

    The cognitive neuropsychological understanding of persecutory delusions

    Langdon, R., McKay, R. & Coltheart, M., 2008, Persecutory Delusions: Assessment, Theory, and Treatment. Freeman, D., Bentall, R. & Garety, P. (eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 221-36 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  99. 2007
  100. Published

    Reconciling psychodynamic and neurological perspectives on denial

    McKay, R. & Anderson, M., 1 Nov 2007, In : Cortex. 43, 8, p. 1102-3; discussion 1116-21

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  101. Published

    Jumping to delusions? Paranoia, probabilistic reasoning, and need for closure

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 1 Jul 2007, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 12, 4, p. 362-76 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  102. Published

    The defensive function of persecutory delusions: an investigation using the Implicit Association Test

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 1 Jan 2007, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 12, 1, p. 1-24 24 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  103. Published

    Attributional style in a case of Cotard delusion

    McKay, R. & Cipolotti, L., 2007, In : Consciousness and Cognition. 16, 2, p. 349-59 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  104. Published

    Models of misbelief: Integrating motivational and deficit theories of delusions

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 2007, In : Consciousness and Cognition. 16, 4, p. 932-41 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  105. Published

    Schizophrenia and monothematic delusions

    Coltheart, M., Langdon, R. & McKay, R., 2007, In : Schizophrenia bulletin. 33, 3, p. 642-7 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  106. 2006
  107. Published

    The Persecutory Ideation Questionnaire

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 1 Aug 2006, In : Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 194, 8, p. 628-31 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  108. Published

    Need for closure, jumping to conclusions, and decisiveness in delusion-prone individuals

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 1 Jun 2006, In : Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease. 194, 6, p. 422-6 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  109. Published

    A continuum of mindfulness

    Dennett, D. & McKay, R., 2006, In : Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 29, 4, p. 353-4 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

  110. 2005
  111. Published

    "Sleights of mind": Delusions, defences and self-deception.

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 2005, In : Cognitive Neuropsychiatry. 10, 4, p. 305-326 22 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  112. Published

    Paranoia, persecutory delusions and attributional biases.

    McKay, R., Langdon, R. & Coltheart, M., 2005, In : Psychiatry Research. 136, p. 233-245 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  113. 2004
  114. Published

    Hallucinating God? The cognitive neuropsychiatry of religious belief and experience.

    McKay, R., 2004, In : Evolution and Cognition. 10, 1, p. 114-125 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  115. 2001
  116. Published

    Attractiveness of facial averageness and symmetry in non-Western cultures: In search of biologically based standards of beauty.

    Rhodes, G., Yoshikawa, S., Clark, A., Lee, K., McKay, R. & Akamatsu, S., 2001, In : Perception. 30, p. 611-625 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  117. Published

    Do facial averageness and symmetry signal health?

    Rhodes, G., Zebrowitz, L., Clark, A., Kalick, M., Hightower, A. & McKay, R., 2001, In : Evolution and Human Behavior. 22, 1, p. 31-46 16 p.

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