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Gabriele Oettingen

Professor Of Psychology

    1985 …2019
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    Research Output 1985 2019

    A comparative-longitudinal study of action-control beliefs and school performance: On the role of context

    Little, T. D., Lopez, D. F., Oettingen, G. & Baltes, P. B., 2001, In : International Journal of Behavioral Development. 25, 3, p. 237-245 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Berlin
    Longitudinal Studies
    longitudinal study
    school
    performance

    Action control by implementation intentions: The role of discrete emotions

    Maglio, S. J., Gollwitzer, P. & Oettingen, G., 2013, Decomposing the will. Clark, A., Kiverstein, J. & Vierkant, T. (eds.). New York: Oxford University Press, p. 221-243

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Action control by implementation intentions: Effective cue detection and efficient response initiation

    Parks-Stamm, E. J., Gollwitzer, P. & Oettingen, G., Apr 2007, In : Social Cognition. 25, 2, p. 248-266 19 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Cues
    Automation
    Research

    Adäquate Selbsteinschätzung als Erziehungsziel: Die Selbstwirksamkeitsurteile Ostberliner Schulkinder [Adequate self-evaluation as an educational goal: Self-efficacy beliefs in East Berlin children].

    Oettingen, G. & Little, TD., 1994, Psychologische Aspekte des sozio-politischen Wandels in Ostdeutschland [Psychological aspects of the socio-political change in East Germany]. Trommsdorff, G. (ed.). Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 113-123

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Affective consequences of intentional action control

    Gollwitzer, P., Martiny-Huenger, T. & Oettingen, G., 2014, Advances in motivation science. Elliot, AJ. (ed.). Oxford, UK: Elsevier, p. 49-83

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Agency, Control, and Means-Ends Beliefs About School Performance in Moscow Children: How Similar Are They to Beliefs of Western Children?

    Stetsenko, A., Little, T. D., Oettingen, G. & Baltes, P. B., Mar 1995, In : Developmental Psychology. 31, 2, p. 285-299 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Moscow
    school
    performance
    Interviews
    interview

    Agency, control and means-ends beliefs about school performance in school-children: Cross-cultural study

    Stetsenko, A., Little, T., Oettingen, G. & Baltes, P., 1997, In : Voprosy Psikhologii. 6, p. 3-23 21 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Moscow
    Equipment and Supplies
    Aptitude
    Nexus
    Cognition
    cognition
    Color Perception
    Recycling
    recycling

    Alcohol Affects Goal Commitment by Explicitly and Implicitly Induced Myopia

    Sevincer, A. T., Oettingen, G. & Lerner, T., 2012, In : Journal of Abnormal Psychology. 121, 2, p. 524-529 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Myopia
    Alcohols
    Students
    Placebos
    Alcohol

    Alcohol Breeds Empty Goal Commitments

    Sevincer, A. T. & Oettingen, G., Aug 2009, In : Journal of Abnormal Psychology. 118, 3, p. 623-633 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Alcohols
    Placebos
    Myopia

    Alcohol Intake Can Reduce Gambling Behavior

    Wagner, G., Sevincer, A. T., Keim, R., Fähnrich, M. & Oettingen, G., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Psychology of Addictive Behaviors.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Gambling
    Alcohols
    Myopia
    Cues
    Placebos

    Alcohol intake leads people to focus on desirability rather than feasibility

    Sevincer, A. T. & Oettingen, G., 2013, In : Motivation and Emotion. 37, 1, p. 165-176 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Alcohols
    Students
    Placebos
    Myopia

    Alcohol myopia and goal commitment

    Sevincer, A. T. & Oettingen, G., 2014, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 5, MAR, Article 169.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Myopia
    Alcohols
    Alcohol Drinking
    Placebos
    Students
    Randomized Controlled Trials
    Smoking
    Tobacco Products
    Self Report
    Outcome Assessment (Health Care)

    Applying theory-driven approaches to understanding and modifying clinicians' behavior: What do we know?

    Perkins, M. B., Jensen, P. S., Jaccard, J., Gollwitzer, P., Oettingen, G., Pappadopulos, E. & Hoagwood, K. E., Mar 2007, In : Psychiatric Services. 58, 3, p. 342-348 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Health Behavior
    Mental Health
    health behavior
    Behavioral Sciences
    Textbooks

    A short goal-pursuit intervention to improve physical capacity: A randomized clinical trial in chronic back pain patients

    Christiansen, S., Oettingen, G., Dahme, B. & Klinger, R., Jun 2010, In : Pain. 149, 3, p. 444-452 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Back Pain
    Chronic Pain
    Randomized Controlled Trials
    Pain Clinics
    Cognitive Therapy

    Attributionsstil und expressives Verhalten in Ost- und West-Berlin [Explanatory style and expressive behavior in East and West Berlin]

    Oettingen, G., 1994, Psychologische Aspekte des sozio-politischen Wandels in Ostdeutschland [Psychological aspects of the socio-political change in East Germany]. Trommsdorff, G. (ed.). Berlin: De Gruyter, p. 144-153

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Bearbeitung von Entwicklungsaufgaben: Selbstregulation von Zielbindung und Zielablösung. [Solving developmental tasks: Self-regulation of goal engagement and goal disengagement]

    Oettingen, G., Stadler, G. & Sandmann, M., 2005, Bausteine einer Bildungsgangtheorie [Building a theory of trajectories in education]. Schenk, B. (ed.). Wiesbaden: Verlag fur Sozialwissenschaften, p. 304-318

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Causality, Agency, and Control Beliefs in East Versus West Berlin Children: A Natural Experiment on the Role of Context

    Oettingen, G., Little, T. D., Lindenberger, U. & Baltes, P. B., Mar 1994, In : Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 66, 3, p. 579-595 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Berlin
    causality
    Causality
    experiment
    school grade

    Changing Resident Physician Studying Behaviors: A Randomized, Comparative Effectiveness Trial of Goal Setting Versus Use of WOOP

    Saddawi-Konefka, D., Baker, K., Guarino, A., Burns, S. M., Oettingen, G., Gollwitzer, P. & Charnin, J. E., Aug 1 2017, In : Journal of graduate medical education. 9, 4, p. 451-457 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Physicians
    Anesthesiology
    Medical Education
    Intensive Care Units
    Learning

    Children's Action-Control Beliefs About School Performance: How Do American Children Compare With German and Russian Children?

    Little, T. D., Oettingen, G., Stetsenko, A. & Baltes, P. B., Oct 1995, In : Journal of Personality and Social Psychology. 69, 4, p. 686-700 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    school
    performance
    Berlin
    Moscow
    Los Angeles

    Construal level theory

    Gawrilow, C., Sevincer, AT. & Oettingen, G., 2013, Dorsch Lexikon der Psychologie. Wirtz, M. (ed.). Bern: Huber, p. 339

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Cross-cultural perspectives on self-efficacy

    Oettingen, G., 1995, Self-efficacy in changing societies. Bandura, A. (ed.). Cambridge University Press, p. 149-176

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Culture and future thought

    Oettingen, G., Sep 1997, In : Culture and Psychology. 3, 3, p. 353-381 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fantasy
    Motivation
    Psychology
    cultural psychology
    action theory

    Culture and self-efficacy in adolescents

    Oettingen, G. & Zosuls, K., 2006, Self-efficacy beliefs of adolescents. Pajares, F. & Urdan, T. (eds.). Greenwich, CT: Information Age Publishing, p. 245-265 (Adolescence and Education; vol. V).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Das phantasierte Selbst und seine bedeutung für die entwicklung über die lebensspanne

    Translated title of the contribution: The fantasized self and life-span developmentOettingen, G., 1997, In : Zeitschrift fur Sozialpsychologie. 28, 1-2, p. 76-91 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fantasy
    Ego
    life-span
    life planning
    human being

    Demand to Act and Use of Mental Contrasting

    Sevincer, A. T., Tessmann, P. & Oettingen, G., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Social Psychology.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Teaching
    act
    demand
    evidence
    present

    Die Theorie der Fantasierealisierung [Fantasy Realization Theory]

    Oettingen, G. & Sevincer, AT., 2013, Dorsch Lexikon der Psychologie. Wirtz, M. (ed.). Bern: Huber, p. 535

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Research
    Recognition (Psychology)
    Recognition Memory
    Distractor
    Inhibition (Psychology)

    Downregulation of anger by mental contrasting with implementation intentions (MCII)

    Gallo, I. S., Bieleke, M., Alonso, M. A., Gollwitzer, P. & Oettingen, G., Oct 4 2018, In : Frontiers in Psychology. 9, OCT, 1838.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Anger
    Down-Regulation
    Emotions
    Research

    Effective self-regulation of goal attainment

    Oettingen, G., Hönig, G. & Gollwitzer, P. M., 2000, In : International Journal of Educational Research. 33, 7-8, p. 705-732 28 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    goal attainment
    self-regulation
    experiment
    development theory
    present
    Anxiety
    Distance Perception
    Performance Anxiety
    Golf

    Ego depletion and the use of mental contrasting

    Sevincer, A. T., Schlier, B. & Oettingen, G., Aug 11 2015, In : Motivation and Emotion. 39, 6, p. 876-891 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Ego
    Automatic Data Processing
    Self-Control

    Embodied goal pursuit

    Oettingen, G. & Gollwitzer, P., Dec 2009, In : European Journal of Social Psychology. 39, 7, p. 1210-1213 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Emotion and control in the planning of goals

    Maglio, S. J., Gollwitzer, P. & Oettingen, G., Oct 1 2014, In : Motivation and Emotion. 38, 5, p. 620-634 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Emotions
    Anger
    Research

    Expectancy effects on behavior depend on self-regulatory thought

    Oettingen, G., Jun 2000, In : Social Cognition. 18, 2, p. 101-129 29 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fantasy

    Expectation, fantasy, and weight loss: Is the impact of positive thinking always positive?

    Oettingen, G. & Wadden, T. A., Apr 1991, In : Cognitive Therapy and Research. 15, 2, p. 167-175 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fantasy
    Weight Loss
    Weights and Measures
    Weight Reduction Programs
    Optimism

    Explaining unexplainable food choices

    Adriaanse, M. A., Kroese, F. M., Weijers, J., Gollwitzer, P. & Oettingen, G., Feb 1 2018, In : European Journal of Social Psychology. 48, 1, p. O15-O24

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Food
    Feeding Behavior
    Vacuum
    Psychology

    Explanatory style in the context of culture

    Oettingen, G., 1995, Explanatory style. Buchanan, GM. & Seligman, MEP. (eds.). Hillside, NJ: Erlbaum Press, p. 209-224

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Fantasies and motivationally intelligent goal setting

    Oettingen, G. & Stephens, E. J., 2009, The psychology of goals. Moskowitz, GB. & Grant, H. (eds.). New York: Guilford Press, p. 153-178

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Fantasies and the self-regulation of competence

    Oettingen, G. & Hagenah, M., 2005, Handbook of competence and motivation. Elliot, A. & Dweck, CS. (eds.). New York: Guilford Press, p. 647-665

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    Fantasy Realization and the Bridging of Time

    Oettingen, G. & Thorpe, J., 2006, Judgments Over Time: The Interplay of Thoughts, Feelings, and Behaviors. Oxford University Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Fantasy
    Emotions
    History

    Foreseeing obstacles: Mental contrasting and intention formation

    Oettingen, G., Jan 1 2013, Acting Intentionally and its Limits: Individuals, Groups, Institutions: Interdisciplinary Approaches. Walter de Gruyter GmbH, p. 163-192 30 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

    Intentions

    Free fantasies about the future and the emergence of developmental goals

    Oettingen, G., 1999, Action & self-development: Theory and research through the life span. Brandtstädter, J. & Lerner, RM. (eds.). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage, p. 315-342

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    From Fantasy to Action: Mental Contrasting With Implementation Intentions (MCII) Improves Academic Performance in Children

    Duckworth, A. L., Kirby, T. A., Gollwitzer, A. & Oettingen, G., Nov 2013, In : Social Psychological and Personality Science. 4, 6, p. 745-753 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Fantasy
    Vulnerable Populations

    From thought to automatic action: Strategic and incidental action control by if-then planning

    Martiny-Huenger, T., Bieleke, M., Oettingen, G. & Gollwitzer, P., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Reflective and impulsive determinants of behavior. Deutsch, R., Gawronski, B. & Hofmann, W. (eds.). New York: Psychology Press, In press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

    From thought to automatic action: Strategic and spontaneous action control by if-then planning

    Martiny-Huenger, T., Bieleke, M., Oettingen, G. & Gollwitzer, P., Sep 13 2016, Reflective and Impulsive Determinants of Human Behavior. Taylor and Francis Inc., p. 69-84 16 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter