2019/in press

  • Williams, L. A., Sun, J., & Masser, B. (in press). Integrating Self-Determination Theory and the Theory of Planned Behaviour to predict intention to donate blood. Transfusion Medicine.


  • Bliss-Moreau, E., Karaskiewicz, C., & Williams, L. A. (2018). Evolution of Emotion in Social Context. In T. Hackelford & V. Weekes-Shackelford (Eds), Encyclopedia of Evolutionary Psychological Science. Cham: Springer.
  • Garg, N., Williams, L. A., & Lerner, J. (2018) The Misery-Is-Not-Miserly Effect revisited: Replication in the face of hedonic consumption. PLOS ONE, 13(6), e0199433.
  • Greenaway, K. H., Kalokerinos, E. K., & Williams, L. A. (2018). Context is everything (in emotion research). Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 12(6), e12393.
  • Klein, R. A., Vianello, M., …. Williams, L. A., …, Nosek, B. A. (2018). Many Labs 2: Investigating variation in replicability across sample and setting (Registered Replication Report). Advances in Methods and Practices in Psychological Science, 1(4), 443-490.
  • Williams, L. A. (2018). Emotions of excellence: The communal and agentic functions of pride, moral elevation, and admiration. In H. Lench (Ed.), The functions of emotion (pp. 235-252). Cham: Springer.
  • Williams, L. A., Masser, B., van Dongen, A., Thijsen, A., & Davison, T. (2018). The emotional psychology of blood donors: A time-course approach. Vox Sanguinis/ISBT Science Series, 13(1), 93-100.


  • Crone, D., & Williams, L. A. (2017). Crowd-sourcing data collection in Australia. Australian Journal of Psychology, 69(1), 39-47. doi: 10.1111/ajpy.12110
  • Williams, L. A., Schofield, T. P., & Whitford, T. J. Romantic red: Testing the characteristics of color-attraction effects in a novel paradigm. Collabra: Psychology, 3(1), 10. doi: 10.1525/collabra.54
  • Williams, L. A., & Davies, J. (2017). Beyond the self: Pride felt in relation to others. In J. A. Carter & E. C. Gordon (Eds.), The moral psychology of pride (pp. 43-68) (part of a series: The moral psychology of emotions). Rowman & Littlefield.


  • Barrett-Cheetham, E., Williams, L. A., & Bednall, T. (2016). A differentiated approach to the link between positive emotion and wellbeing. Journal of Positive Psychology, 11(6), 595-608. doi: 10.1080/17439760.2016.1152502
  • Williams, L. A., & Bliss-Moreau, E. (2016). Humans are ultrasocial and emotional. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 39, e117. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X15001211


  • Gooley, S. L., Zadro, L., Williams, L. A., Svetieva, E., & Gonsalkorale, K. (2015) Ostracizing for a reason: A novel source paradigm for examining the nature and consequences of motivated ostracism. Journal of Social Psychology, 155(5), 410-431. doi: 10.1080/00224545.2015.1060933
  • Williams, L. A., & Barrett-Cheetham, E. (2015). Social psychological perspectives on compassion. In M. Brenner (Ed.), On compassion. Createspace Publishers.(Book available on
  • Williams, L. A., & Bartlett, M. Y. (2015). Warm thanks: Gratitude expression facilitates social affiliation in new relationships via perceived warmth. Emotion, 15(1), 1-5. doi: 10.1037/emo0000017
  • Williams, L. A., Masser, B., & Sun, J. (2015). Revisiting the effect of anthropomorphizing a social campaign. PLOS ONE, 10(9): e0138886. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0138886


  • Masser, B., Smith, G., & Williams, L. A. (2014). Donor research in Australia: Challenges and promise. Transfusion Medicine & Hemotherapy, 41, 296-301. doi: 10.1159/000365016
  • Bliss-Moreau, E., & Williams, L. A. (2014). Tag, you’re it: Affect tagging promotes goal formation and selection. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 37(2), 138-139. doi: 10.1017/S0140525X13001969
  • Williams, L. A., & DeSteno, D. (2014). Building bonds, attaining ambitions, and establishing esteem: How positive emotions serve intrapersonal needs. In J. Gruber & J. T. Moskowitz (Eds), Positive emotion: Integrating the light sides and dark sides. New York: Oxford University Press. (Book available on

2010 and prior

Also, Lisa co-authored an Australasian adaptation of Kassin, Fein, and Markus’ Social Psychology (Cengage, 2015). For more, see here. The Second Edition is forthcoming in 2019!