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In press

Swami, V. (in press). German and Tagalog happiness scales: Update. In F. Maggino (Ed.), Encyclopedia of quality of life and well-being research (2nd ed.). Amsterdam: Elsevier.

Swami, V., Barron, D., Hari, R., Grover, S., Smith, L., & Furnham, A. (in press). The nature of positive body image: Examining associations between nature exposure, self-compassion, functionality appreciation, and body appreciation. Ecopsychology.

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Swami, V. (in press). Is CrossFit associated with more positive body image? A prospective investigation in novice CrossFitters. International Journal of Sport Psychology.

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Horsburgh, H., & Barron, D. (in press). Who are the experts? Examining the online promotion of misleading and harmful nutrition information. In Medical Misinformation and Social harm in Non-Science Based Health Practices: A Multidisciplinary Perspective. US: Routledge.

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Swami, V., Zahari, H. S., & Barron, D. (in press). Conspiracy theories in Southeast Asia. In P. Knight & M. Butter (Eds.), Handbook of Conspiracy Theories. London: Routledge.

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da Silva, W. R., Swami, V., Neves, A. N., Marôco, J., Ochner, C. N., Campos, J. A. D. B. (in press). The Body Shape Questionnaire (BSQ) is not invariant across sex: Evidence from Portuguese-speaking university students. Perceptual and Motor Skills.

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Swami, V., & Barron, D. (in press). Translation and Validation of Body Image Instruments: Challenges and Good-Practice Recommendations. Body Image. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2018.08.014

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Lacanna, G., Wagenaar, C., Avermaete, T., & Swami, V. (in press). Evaluating the Psychosocial Impact of Indoor Public Spaces in Complex Healthcare Settings. HERD: Health Environments Research & Design Journal. doi:10.1177/1937586718812439

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da Silva, W. R., Neves, A. N., Ferreira, L., Campos, A. D. B., & Swami, V. (in press). A psychometric investigation of Brazilian Portuguese versions of the Caregiver Eating Messages Scale and Intuitive Eating Scale-2. Eating and Weight Disorders. doi:10.1007/s40519-018-0557-3

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Swami, V., Barron, D., Smith, L. & Furnham, A. (in press). Mental Health Literacy of Maternal and Paternal Postnatal (Postpartum) Depression in British Adults. Journal of Mental Health.

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2019

Swami, V., Todd, J., Aspell, J., Mohd. Khatib, N. A., Toh, E., Zahari, H. S., & Barron, D. (2019). Translation and Validation of a Bahasa Malaysia (Malay) Version of the Functionality Appreciation Scale. Body Image, 30, 114-120. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2019.06.001

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Lombardo, C., Panasiti, M. S., Vacca, M. C., Grano, C., & Swami, V. (2019). Motherhood status moderates the relationship between perfectionistic self-presentation and breast size dissatisfaction. Body Image, 30, 75-80. doi: 10.1016/j.bodyim.2019.05.005

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Junqueira, A. C. P., Laus, M. F., Almeida, S. S., Costa, T. M., da Cunha, M. C. F., & Swami, V. (2019). Psychometric properties of the Breast Size Rating Scale (BSRS) in Brazilian university women. Body Image, 28, 34-38. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2018.11.004

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Swami, V., Todd, J., Mohd. Khatib, N. A., Toh, E., Zahari, H. S., & Barron, D. (2019). Dimensional Structure, Psychometric Properties, and Sex Invariance of a Bahasa Malaysia (Malay) Translation of the Multidimensional Body-Self relations Queastionnaire-Appearance Scales (MBSRQ-AS) in Malaysian Malay Adults. Body Image. 28, 81-92. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2018.12.007

https://bit.ly/2XwvjJD

Swami, V., Mohd. Khatib, N. A., Toh, E., Zahari, H. S., Todd, J., & Barron, D. (2019). Factor Structure and Psychometric Properties of a Bahasa Malaysia (Malay) Translation of the Body Appreciation Scale-2 (BAS-2). Body Image. 28, 66-75. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2018.12.006

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Todd, J., Aspell, J., Barron, D. & Swami, V. (2019). Multiple Dimensions of Interoceptive Awareness are Associated with Facets of Body Image in British Adults. Body Image. 29, 6-16. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2019.02.003

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2018

Swami, V. (2018, Nov 19). Dads get sad, too. The Psychologist. Retrieved from https://thepsychologist.bps.org.uk/dads-get-sad-too

Fonseca-Pedrero, E., Ortuño-Sierra, J., Molina, B. L., Debanné, M., Chan, R. C. K., Cicero, D., Zhang, L. C., Brenner, C., Barkus, E., Linscott, R. J., Kwapil, T., Barrantes-Vidal, N., Cohen, A., Compton, M. T., Tone, E. B., Suhr, J., Bobes, J., Fumero, A., Giakoumaki, S., Tsaousis, I., Preti, A., Chmielewski, M., Laloyaux, J., Mechri, A., Lahmar, M. A., Wuthrich, B., Larøi, F., Badcock, J. C., Jablensky, A., Barron, D., Swami, V., Tran, U. S., & Voracek, M. (2018). Brief assessment of schizotypal traits: A multinational study. Schizophrenia Research, 197, 182-191.  doi:10.1016/j.schres.2017.10.043

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Barron, D., Voracek, M., Tran, U. S., Ong, H. S., Morgan, K. D., Towell, T., & Swami, V. (2018). A Reassessment of the Higher-Order Factor Structure of the German Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire (SPQ-G) in German-Speaking Adults. Psychiatry Research, 269, 328-336. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2018.08.070

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Swami, V., & Shaw, L. (2018). “It stops your brain from making assumptions about what a body should look like”: The prospective impact of life drawing on adolescents, with recommendations for practitioners. Empirical Studies of the Arts. 37(1), 60-81.doi:10.1177/0276237418777978

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Swami, V., Weis, L., Barron, D., & Furnham, A. (2018). Positive Body Image is Positively Associated with Hedonic (Emotional) and Eudaimonic (Psychological and Social) Well-Being in British Adults. The Journal of Social Psychology. 158(5), 541-552.doi:10.1080/00224545.2017.1392278

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Swami, V., Barron, D., & Furnham, A. (2018). Exposure to Natural Environments, and Photographs of Natural Environments, Promotes More Positive Body Image. Body Image, 24, 82-94. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.12.006

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Swami, V. & Furnham, A. (2018). Breast size dissatisfaction, but not body dissatisfaction, is associated with breast self-examination frequency and breast change detection in British women. Body Image, 24, 76-81. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.12.004

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Swami, V., Barron, D., Weis, L., & Furnham, A. (2018). To Brexit or Not to Brexit: Exploring the roles of integrated threat, Islamophobia, and conspiracist beliefs in voting Intentions for the United Kingdom European Union Membership Referendum. British Journal of Psychology, 109(1), 156-179. doi:10.1111/bjop.12252

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Barron, D., Furnham, A., Weis, L., Morgan, K. D., Towell, T, & Swami, V. (2018). The Relationship Between Schizotypal Facets and Conspiracist Beliefs via Cognitive Processes. Psychiatry Research, 259, 12-20. doi:10.1016/j.psychres.2017.10.001

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Furnham, A., & Swami, V. (2018). Mental health literacy: A review of what it is and why it matters. International Perspectives in Psychology, 7(4), 240-257. doi:10.1037/ipp0000094

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Swami, V., Pickering, M., Barron, D., & Patel, S. (2018). The Impact of Exposure to Films of Natural and Built Environments on State Body Appreciation. Body Image, 26, 70-73. doi:10.1016/.bodyim.2018.06.002

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Swami, V., Vintila, M., Tudorel, O., Goian, C., & Barron, D. (2018). Factor Structure and Psychometric Properties of a Romanian Translation of the Drive for Muscularity Scale. Body Image. 23, 61-68. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.08.001

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2017

Swami, V., & Barron, D. (2017). Recommendations to Improve Body Image Research in an Increasingly Globalised World. Malaysian Journal of Nutrition, 23(3), iii – x.

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Barron, D., Morgan, K. D., Towell, T, Jaafar, J. L., & Swami, V. (2017). Psychometric Properties of the Malay Schizotypal Personality Questionnaire: Measurement Invariance and Latent Mean Comparisons in Malaysian Adults. Asia-Pacific Psychiatry, 10(1), 1-7.doi:10.1111/appy.12293

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Swami, V., Tudorel, O., Goian, C., Barron, D., & Vintila, M. (2017). Factor Structure and Psychometric Properties of a Romanian Translation of the Body Appreciation Scale-2. Body Image, 23, 61-68. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.08.001

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Swami, V., Arthey, E., & Furnham, A. (2017). Perceptions of plagiarisers: The influence of target physical attractiveness, transgression severity, and sex on attributions of guilt and punishment. Body Image, 22, 144-147. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.06.009

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Swami, V., García, A. A., & Barron, D. (2017). Factor structure and psychometric properties of a Spanish translation of the Body Appreciation Scale-2 (BAS-2). Body Image, 22, 13-17. doi:10.1016/j.bodyim.2017.05.002

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Edited Books

Jaafar, J. L. & Swami, V. (Eds.) (in press). Psychology in Asia: Selected Proceedings of The Sixth Asian Psychological Association Conference. Newcastle-Upon-Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

 

Books Chapters

Swami, V. (2018). The Earth is flat! Or is it? How thinking analytically might just convince you the Earth isn’t flat. In G. Pennycook (Ed.), The new reflectionism in cognitive psychology: Why reason matters. London: Psychology Press.

Swami, V. (2018). Considering positive body image through the lens of culture and minority social identities. In C. Markey, E. Daniels, & M. Gillen (Eds.), The body positive: Understanding and improving body image in science and practice. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


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