Publications and Recent Presentations

Publications
(*Undergraduate Collaborator)

Shaw, L.A., Wainryb, C., & Smetana, J. (2014). Early and middle adolescents' reasoning about moral and personal concerns in opposite-sex interactions. Social Development.

Shaw, L.A., Amsel, E., & Schillo, J.* (2011). Risk taking in late adolescence: Relations between socio-moral reasoning, risk stance and behavior. Journal of Research on Adolescence, 21 (4), 881-894.

Shaw, L. A., & Wainryb, C. (2006). When victims don’t cry: Children’s understandings of victimization, compliance, and subversion. Child Development, 77 (4), 1050-1062.

Wainryb, C., Shaw, L. A., Langley, M., Cottam*, K., & Lewis*, R. (2004). Children’s thinking about diversity of belief in the early school years: Judgments of relativism, tolerance, and disagreeing persons. Child Development, 75 (3), 687-703.

Wainryb, C., Shaw, L. A., Laupa, M., & Smith, K. R. (2001). Children’s, adolescents’, and young adults’ thinking about different types of disagreements. Developmental Psychology, 37 (3), 373-386.

Shaw, L. A., & Wainryb, C. (1999). The outsider’s perspective: Young adults’ judgments of social practices of other cultures. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 17, 451-471.

Nunez, N., McCoy, M. L., Clark, H. L., & Shaw, L. A. (1999). The testimony of elderly victim/witnesses and their impact on juror decisions: The importance of examining multiple stereotypes. Law and Human Behavior, 23 (4), 413-423.

Wainryb, C., Shaw, L. A., & Maianu, C. (1998). Tolerance and intolerance: Children’s and adolescents’ judgments of dissenting beliefs, speech, persons, and conduct. Child Development, 69 (6), 1541-1555.

Manuscripts in Preparation 

Conry-Murray, C, & Shaw, L. A.. (2014). Young adults in the United States and Benin reason about gendered cultural practices.

Recent Conference Presentations
(*Undergraduate Collaborator)

Trevethan-Blunk, A.*, Amsel, E., & Shaw, L.A. (2012, March). Substance use, depression, and stress: A retrospective analysis of their relations and trajectories across adolescence. Poster to be presented at the 15th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

Trevethan-Blunk, A.*, Amsel, E., & Shaw, L.A. (2011, April). Comorbidity of substance use and depressive symptomology: A retrospective analysis of their relation and trajectory across adolescence. Poster presented at the Utah Conference for Undergraduate Research, Ogden, UT.

Trevethan-Blunk, A.*, Amsel, E. & Shaw, L.A. (2011, April). Comorbidity of substance use and depressive symptomology: A retrospective analysis of their relation and trajectory across adolescence. Poster presented at the Annual Meeting of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Salt Lake City, UT.

Conry-Murray, C., Shaw, L.A., & Kay, A. (2010, April). American and Beninese reasoning about cultural traditions: The role of consent. Poster presented at the Gender Development Research Conference, San Francisco, CA.

Shaw, L.A., Smetana, J., & Wainryb, C. (2010, March). Early and middle adolescents’ reasoning about moral and personal concerns in opposite-sex interactions. Poster presented at the 13th Biennial Meeting of the Society for Research in Adolescence, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 

Taylor, K.*, Shaw, L.A., & Amsel. E. (2009, August). Socio-moral reasoning, risk intentions, and norms of teen risk taking. Poster presented at the 117th Annual Convention of the American Psychological Association, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Taylor, K.* & Shaw, L.A. (2009, June). Adolescent risk taking: Relations among socio-moral judgments, risk behavior, intentions, and subjective norms. Poster presented at the 39th Annual Symposium of the Jean Piaget Society, Park City, Utah.

Taylor, K.*, Amsel, E., & Shaw, L.A. (2009, April). Emotional correlates of adolescents’ risk taking judgments, intentions and behavior. Poster presented at the 79th Annual Convention of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Albuquerque, New Mexico.

Shaw, L.A., Wainryb, C., & Smetana, J. (2008, June). Younger and older adolescents’ thinking about personal and moral concerns in opposite-sex interactions. Poster presented at the 38th Annual Symposium of the Jean Piaget Society, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

Taylor, K.*, Shaw, L.A., & Amsel, E. (2008, April). Younger and older adolescents’ risk-taking intentions: Relations with socio-moral and socio-relational judgments. Paper presented at the 78th Annual Convention of the Rocky Mountain Psychological Association, Boise, Idaho.

Shaw, L.A., Amsel, E., Schillo, J.*, Bosgieter, B.*, Garner, J.*, & Thorn, M.* (2007, April). Young adults’ socio-moral reasoning and its relation to risk-taking intentions and behavior. In C. Lightfoot (Organizer), Adolescent risk-taking in developmental and ecological perspective. Symposium presented at the biennial meeting of the Society for Research in Child Development, Boston, Massachusetts.

Shaw, L.A., Amsel, E., Schillo, J.*, Bosgieter, B.*, Garner, J.*, & Thorn, M.* (2006, June). The relationship between young adults’ risk taking behavior and their understandings and evaluations of the socio-moral aspects of risk taking behavior. Poster presented at the 36th Annual Symposium of the Jean Piaget Society, Baltimore, Maryland.

Shaw, L. A. (2005, June). Children’s and adolescents’ thinking about responses to injustice: Compliance, subversion, and opposition. In C. Wainryb (Organizer), Children’s and adolescents’ thinking about power struggles and injustice: Confrontation, submission, and subterfuge. Symposium presented at the 35th Annual Symposium of the Jean Piaget Society, Vancouver, British Columbia.