John D. Eastwood
John D. Eastwood
Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, York University
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The unengaged mind: Defining boredom in terms of attention
JD Eastwood, A Frischen, MJ Fenske, D Smilek
Perspectives on psychological science 7 (5), 482-495, 2012
Differential attentional guidance by unattended faces expressing positive and negative emotion
JD Eastwood, D Smilek, PM Merikle
Perception & psychophysics 63 (6), 1004-1013, 2001
Perception without awareness: Perspectives from cognitive psychology
PM Merikle, D Smilek, JD Eastwood
Cognition 79 (1-2), 115-134, 2001
Development and validation of the multidimensional state boredom scale
SA Fahlman, KB Mercer-Lynn, DB Flora, JD Eastwood
Assessment 20 (1), 68-85, 2013
Modulation of focused attention by faces expressing emotion: evidence from flanker tasks.
MJ Fenske, JD Eastwood
Emotion 3 (4), 327, 2003
Visual search for faces with emotional expressions.
A Frischen, JD Eastwood, D Smilek
Psychological bulletin 134 (5), 662, 2008
Boredom: An emotional experience distinct from apathy, anhedonia, or depression
YK Goldberg, JD Eastwood, J LaGuardia, J Danckert
Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology 30 (6), 647-666, 2011
Cognitive ethology: A new approach for studying human cognition
A Kingstone, D Smilek, JD Eastwood
British Journal of Psychology 99 (3), 317-340, 2008
Negative facial expression captures attention and disrupts performance
JD Eastwood, D Smilek, PM Merikle
Perception & psychophysics 65 (3), 352-358, 2003
Does a lack of life meaning cause boredom? Results from psychometric, longitudinal, and experimental analyses
SA Fahlman, KB Mercer, P Gaskovski, AE Eastwood, JD Eastwood
Journal of social and clinical psychology 28 (3), 307-340, 2009
Attention, researchers! It is time to take a look at the real world
A Kingstone, D Smilek, J Ristic, C Kelland Friesen, JD Eastwood
Current Directions in Psychological Science 12 (5), 176-180, 2003
Is boredom associated with problem gambling behaviour? It depends on what you mean by ‘boredom’
KB Mercer, JD Eastwood
International Gambling Studies 10 (1), 91-104, 2010
A desire for desires: Boredom and its relation to alexithymia
JD Eastwood, C Cavaliere, SA Fahlman, AE Eastwood
Personality and Individual Differences 42 (6), 1035-1045, 2007
Causes of boredom: The person, the situation, or both?
KB Mercer-Lynn, RJ Bar, JD Eastwood
Personality and Individual Differences 56, 122-126, 2014
Does state boredom cause failures of attention? Examining the relations between trait boredom, state boredom, and sustained attention
A Hunter, JD Eastwood
Experimental Brain Research 236, 2483-2492, 2018
Relax! Cognitive strategy influences visual search
D Smilek, JT Enns, JD Eastwood, PM Merikle
Visual Cognition 14 (4-8), 543-564, 2006
The measurement of boredom: Differences between existing self-report scales
KB Mercer-Lynn, DB Flora, SA Fahlman, JD Eastwood
Assessment 20 (5), 585-596, 2013
Individuals with social phobia are biased to become aware of negative faces
J Eastwood, D Smile, J Oakman, P Farvolden, M van Ameringen, ...
Visual Cognition 12 (1), 159-179, 2005
Does unattended information facilitate change detection?
D Smilek, JD Eastwood, PM Merikle
Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance 26 (2), 480, 2000
Personality and boredom proneness in the prediction of creativity and curiosity
JA Hunter, EH Abraham, AG Hunter, LC Goldberg, JD Eastwood
Thinking Skills and Creativity 22, 48-57, 2016
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