Publications: McGarty, Craig
Thomas, E.F., McGarty, C. and Mavor, K. (2015) Group Interaction as the Crucible of Social Identity Formation: A Glimpse at the Foundations of Social Identities for Collective Action. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations (In Press).
Bliuc, A-M, McGarty, C., Thomas, E.F., Lala, G., Berndsen, M. and Misajon, R. (2015) Public division about climate change rooted in conflicting socio-political identities. Nature Climate Change, 5 (3). pp. 226-229.
Thomas, E.F., McGarty, C., Lala, G., Stuart, A., Hall, L.J. and Goddard, A. (2015) Whatever happened to Kony2012? Understanding a global Internet phenomenon as an emergent social identity. European Journal of Social Psychology, 45 (3). pp. 256-367.
Lala, G., McGarty, C., Thomas, E.F., Ebert, A., Broderick, M., Mhando, M. and Kamuronsi, Y. (2014) Messages of hope: Using positive stories of survival to assist recovery in Rwanda. Journal of Social and Political Psychology, 2 (1). pp. 451-468.
Thomas, E.F., McGarty, C. and Louis, W.R. (2014) Social interaction and psychological pathways to political engagement and extremism. European Journal of Social Psychology, 44 (1). pp. 15-22.
McGarty, C. (2014) Twenty Years After Genocide: The Role of Psychology in the Reconciliation and Reconstruction Process in Rwanda. Journal of Social and Political Psychology, 2 (1). pp. 377-386.
Gee, A. and McGarty, C. (2013) Aspirations for a cooperative community and support for mental health advocacy: A shared orientation through opinion-based group membership. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43 . E426-E441.
McGarty, C. and Gee, A. (2013) Developing Cooperative Communities to reduce stigma about mental disorders. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 13 (1). pp. 137-164.
Admiraal, R., Doepel, D., Ho, G., Schibeci, R., McGarty, C., Barrington, D.J. and McHenry, M.P. (2013) Improving the lives of children and other vulnerable groups: the suitability of a baseline study in water quality, sanitation and hygiene to provide information that can be used in post-intervention evaluation. Murdoch University
McGarty, C., Thomas, E.F., Lala, G., Smith, L.G.E. and Bliuc, A-M (2013) New technologies, new identities, and the growth of mass opposition in the Arab spring. Political Psychology, 35 (6). pp. 725-740.
Hartley, L.K., McGarty, C. and Donaghue, N. (2013) Understanding disagreement within the majority about action to atone for past wrongs. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43 (S2). E246-E261.
McGarty, C., Thomas, E.F. and Louis, W.R. (2012) Are they terrorist sympathizers or do they just disagree with the War on Terror? A comment on testing theories of radicalization in polls of U.S. Muslims. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 12 (1). pp. 316-319.
Bliuc, A.M., McGarty, C., Hartley, L.K. and Muntele Hendres, D. (2012) Manipulating national identity: The strategic use of rhetoric by supporters and opponents of the ‘Cronulla riots’ in Australia. Ethnic and Racial Studies, 35 (12). pp. 2174-2194.
McGarty, C., Lala, G. and Thomas, E.F. (2012) Opinion-based groups and the restoration of civil society. In: Jonas, Kai and Morton, Thomas, (eds.) Restoring Civil Societies: The Psychology of Intervention and Engagement Following Crisis. Wiley, Chichester, UK, pp. 250-264.
Berndsen, M. and McGarty, C. (2012) Perspective taking and opinions about forms of reparation for victims of historical harm. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 38 (10). pp. 1316-1328.
Pedersen, A., Dunn, K., Forrest, J. and McGarty, C. (2012) Prejudice and discrimination from two sides: How do middle-eastern Australians experience it and how do other Australians explain it? Journal of Pacific Rim Psychology, 6 (01). pp. 18-26.
Thomas, E.F., Mavor, K.I. and McGarty, C. (2012) Social identities facilitate and encapsulate action-relevant constructs: A test of the social identity model of collective action. Group Processes & Intergroup Relations, 15 (1). pp. 75-88.
De Castella, K. and McGarty, C. (2011) Two leaders, two wars: A psychological analysis of fear and anger content in political rhetoric about terrorism. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 11 (1). pp. 180-200.
Thomas, E.F., Smith, L., McGarty, C. and Postmes, T. (2010) Nice and nasty: The formation of prosocial and hostile social movements. La revue Internationale de Psychologie Sociale - The International Review of Social Psychology, 23 (2-3). pp. 17-55.
Thomas, E.F., McGarty, C. and Mavor, K. (2010) Social psychology of Making Poverty History: Motivating anti-poverty action in Australia. Australian Psychologist, 45 (1). pp. 4-15.
Berndsen, M. and McGarty, C. (2010) The impact of magnitude of harm and perceived difficulty of making reparations on group-based guilt and reparation towards victims of historical harm. European Journal of Social Psychology, 40 (3). pp. 500-513.
Thomas, E.F., McGarty, C. and Mavor, K.I. (2009) Aligning identities, emotions, and beliefs to create commitment to sustainable social and political action. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 13 (3). pp. 194-218.
McGarty, C., Bliuc, A.M., Thomas, E.F. and Bongiorno, R. (2009) Collective action as the material expression of opinion-based group membership. Journal of Social Issues, 65 (4). pp. 839-857.
De Castella, K., McGarty, C. and Musgrove, L. (2009) Fear appeals in political rhetoric about terrorism: An analysis of speeches by Australian prime minister howard. Political Psychology, 30 (1). pp. 1-26.
Obrien, L.V. and McGarty, C. (2009) Political disagreement in intergroup terms: contextual variation and the influence of power. British Journal of Social Psychology, 48 (1). pp. 77-98.
Thomas, E.F., McGarty, C. and Mavor, .I. (2009) Transforming "apathy into movement": the role of prosocial emotions in motivating action for social change. Personality and Social Psychology Review, 13 (4). pp. 310-333.
Pedersen, A., Aly, A., Hartley, L.K. and McGarty, C. (2009) An intervention to increase positive attitudes and address misconceptions about Australian Muslims: A call for education and open mindedness. The Australian Community Psychologist, 21 (2). pp. 81-93.
Thomas, E.F. and McGarty, C. (2009) The role of efficacy and moral outrage norms in creating the potential for international development activism through group-based interaction. British Journal of Social Psychology, 48 (1). pp. 115-134.
Musgrove, L. and McGarty, C. (2008) Opinion-based group membership as a predictor of collective emotional responses and support for pro- and anti-war action. Social Psychology, 39 (1). pp. 37-47.
Bliuc, A.M., McGarty, C., Reynolds, K. and Muntele, D. (2007) Opinion-based group membership as a predictor of commitment to political action. European Journal of Social Psychology, 37 (1). pp. 19-32.
Gee, A., Khalaf, A. and McGarty, C. (2007) Using group-based interaction to change stereotypes about people with mental disorders. Australian Psychologist, 42 (2). pp. 98-105.
McGarty, C., Pedersen, A., Leach, C.W., Mansell, T., Waller, Julie and Bliuc, Ana-Maria (2005) Group-based guilt as a predictor of commitment to apology. British Journal of Social Psychology, 44 (4). pp. 659-680.
McGarty, C. and Smithson, M. (2005) Independence and nonindependence: A simple method for comparing groups using multiple measures and the binomial test. European Journal of Social Psychology, 35 (2). pp. 171-180.
Douglas, K.M., McGarty, C., Bliuc, A.M. and Lala, G. (2005) Understanding cyberhate: Social competition and social creativity in online white supremacist groups. Social Science Computer Review, 23 (1). pp. 68-76.
Haslam, S.A. and McGarty, C. (2004) Experimental design and causality in social psychology research. In: Sansone, C., Morf, C.C. and Panter, A.T., (eds.) The Sage handbook of methods in social psychology. Sage, Thousand Oaks, pp. 237-264.
Douglas, K.M. and McGarty, C. (2002) Internet identifiability and beyond: a model of the effects of identifiability on communicative behavior. Group Dynamics, 6 (1). pp. 17-26.
Alexander Haslam, S. and McGarty, C. (2001) A 100 years of certitude? Social psychology, the experimental method and the management of scientific uncertainty. British Journal of Social Psychology, 40 (1). pp. 1-21.
Douglas, K.M. and McGarty, C. (2001) Identifiability and self-presentation: Computer-mediated communication and intergroup interaction. British Journal of Social Psychology, 40 (3). pp. 399-416.
Berndsen, M., McGarty, C., Van Der Pligt, J. and Spears, R. (2001) Meaning-seeking in the illusory correlation paradigm: The active role of participants in the categorization process. British Journal of Social Psychology, 40 (2). pp. 209-233.
McGarty, C. (2001) Social Identity Theory does not maintain that identification produces bias, and self-categorization theory does not maintain that salience is identification: two comments on Mummendey, Klink and Brown. The British Journal of Social Psychology, 40 (2). pp. 173-176.
Taylor, N. and McGarty, C. (2001) The role of subjective group memberships and perceptions of power in industrial conflict. Journal of Community and Applied Social Psychology, 11 (5). pp. 389-393.
McGarty, C. (2000) The citation impact factor in social psychology: A bad statistic that encourages bad science? Current Research in Social Psychology, 5 (1). pp. 1-16.
Berndsen, M., Spears, R., Van Der Pligt, J. and McGarty, C. (1999) Determinants of intergroup differentiation in the illusory correlation task. British Journal of Psychology, 90 (2). pp. 201-220.
Berndsen, M., Spears, R., McGarty, C. and Van Der Pligt, J. (1998) Dynamics of differentiation: Similarity as the precursor and product of stereotype formation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 74 (6). pp. 1451-1463.
Haslam, S.A., McGarty, C., Brown, P.M., Eggins, R.A., Morrison, B.E. and Reynolds, K.J. (1998) Inspecting the emperor's clothes: Evidence that random selection of leaders can enhance group performance. Group Dynamics, 2 (3). pp. 168-184.
Berndsen, M., Van Der Pligt, J., Spears, R. and McGarty, C. (1996) Expectation-based and data-based illusory correlation: The effects of confirming versus disconfirming evidence. European Journal of Social Psychology, 26 (6). pp. 899-913.
Haslam, S.A., Oakes, P.J., McGarty, C., Turner, J.C., Reynolds, K.J. and Eggins, R.A. (1996) Stereotyping and social influence: The mediation of stereotype applicability and sharedness by the views of in-group and out-group members. British Journal of Social Psychology, 35 (3). pp. 369-397.
Haslam, S.A., McGarty, C. and Brown, P.M. (1996) The search for differentiated meaning is a precursor to illusory correlation. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 22 (6). pp. 611-619.
McGarty, C., Haslam, S.A., Hutchinson, K.J. and Grace, D.M. (1995) Determinants of perceived consistency: the relationship between group entitativity and the meaningfulness of categories. British Journal of Social Psychology, 34 . pp. 237-256.
Haslam, S.A., Oakes, P.J., Turner, J.C. and McGarty, C. (1995) Social categorization and group homogeneity: changes in the perceived applicability of stereotype content as a function of comparative context and trait favourableness. The British Journal of Social Psychology, 34 (2). pp. 139-160.