Theodore Alexopoulos    University Paris Descartes

Journal Publications

Lemonnier, A., & Alexopoulos, T. (2019). The modulation of evaluative priming by phasic affect. Acta Psychologica, 192, 94-103.


Rougier, M., Muller, D., Ric, F., Alexopoulos, T., Batailler, C., Smeding, A., & Aubé, B. (2018). A new look at sensorimotor aspects in approach/avoidance tendencies: The role of visual whole-body movement information. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 76, 42-53.


Subra, B., Muller, D., Fourgassie, L., Chauvin, A., & Alexopoulos, T. (2018). Of guns and snakes: testing a modern threat superiority effect. Cognition and Emotion, 32, 81-91.

Fayant, M-.P., Sigall, H., Lemonnier, A., Retsin, E., & Alexopoulos, T. (2017). On the limitation of manipulation checks: an obstacle toward cumulative science. International Review of Social Psychology, 30(1), 125-130.


Rodrigues, D., Lopes, D., Alexopoulos, T., Goldenberg L. (2017). A new look at online attraction: unilateral initial attraction and the pivotal role of perceived similarity. Computers in Human Behavior, 74, 16-25.


Le Lec, F., Alexopoulos, T., Boulu-Reshef, B., Fayant, M-.P., Zenasni, F., Lubart, T., & Jacquemet, N. (2017). The « out-of-my-league Â» effect. Commentary on Maestripieri et al., Explaining financial and prosocial biases in favor of attractive people: Interdisciplinary perspectives from economics, social psychology, and evolutionary psychology. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 40:e32.

Alexopoulos, T., Lemonnier, A., & Fiedler, K. (2017). Higher-order influences on evaluative priming: processing styles moderate congruity effects. Cognition and Emotion, 31, 57-68.


Ihmels, M., Freytag, P., Fiedler, K., & Alexopoulos, T. (2016). Relational integrativity of prime-target pairs moderates congruity effects in evaluative priming. Memory and Cognition, 44, 565-579.

Alexopoulos, T., Šimleša, M., & Francis, M. (2015). Good self, bad self: Initial success and failure moderate the endowment effect. Journal of Economic Psychology, 50, 32-40.

Fiedler, K., Jung, J., Wänke, M., Alexopoulos, T., & de Molière, L. (2015). Toward a deeper understanding of the ecological origins of distance construal. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 57, 78-86.

Ric, F., Alexopoulos, T., Muller, D., & Aubé, B. (2013). Emotional norms for 524 French personality-trait words. Behavior Research Methods, 45, 414-421.

Fiedler, K., Jung, J., Wänke, M., & Alexopoulos, T. (2012). On the relations between distinct aspects of psychological distance: An ecological basis of Construal-Level Theory. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48, 1014-1021.

Alexopoulos, T., Fiedler, K., & Freytag, P. (2012). The impact of open and closed mindsets on evaluative priming. Cognition and Emotion, 26, 978-994.

Alexopoulos, T., Muller, D., Ric, F., & Marendaz, C. (2012). I, Me, Mine: Automatic attentional capture by self-related stimuli. European Journal of Social Psychology, 42, 770-779.

Fayant, M.-P., Muller, D., Nurra, C., Alexopoulos, T., & Palluel-Germain, R. (2011). Moving forward is not only a metaphor: Approach and avoidance lead to self-evaluative assimilation and contrast. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47, 241-245.

Oulmokhtar, D., Krauth-Gruber, S., Alexopoulos, T., & Drozda-Senkowska, E. (2011). Police officers’ stereotype content and its evolution over two decades: From "neither nice nor able" to "still not nice but able." International Review of Social Psychology/Revue Internationale de Psychologie Sociale, 24, 87-100.

Coudin, G., & Alexopoulos, T. (2010). Help me! I’m old: How negative aging stereotypes create dependency among older adults. Aging and Mental Health, 14, 516-523.

Alexopoulos T., & Ric, F. (2009). Consequences of bodily feedback on stereotype use: I approach therefore it is fine vs. I approach therefore I like. International Review of Social Psychology/Revue Internationale de Psychologie Sociale, 22, 5-38.

Alexopoulos, T., & Ric, F. (2007). The evaluation-behavior link: Direct and beyond valence. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 43, 1010-1016.


Alexopoulos, T., & Drozda-Senkowska, E. (2014). De l'utilisation routinière vs ajustĂ©e de nos connaissances et croyances : Ă©lĂ©ments psycho-sociaux indispensables Ă  l'anticipation. In E. Sieroff, E. Drozda-Senkowska, A.-M. Ergis, S. Moutier  (Eds.), Psychologie de l'anticipation. Paris : Armand Colin.

Other Publications

Drozda-Senkowska, E., Coudin, G., Alexopoulos, T., Collange, J., & Krauth-Gruber, S. (2010). Comment la violence s’installe au travail. Ses logiques quotidiennes et collectives. Humanisme et Entreprise, 296, 25-40.

Ric, F., & Alexopoulos, T. (2009). Emotions et traitement de l’information sociale. Revue électronique de Psychologie Sociale, 4, 40-46.

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