Journal Articles

Elad-Strenger, J. & Kessler, T. (accepted for publication). Psychological and actual group formation: conflict is neither necessary nor sufficient. Behavioral and Brain Sciences.

Ben-Shitrit, L., Elad-Strenger, J.*, & Hirsch-Hoefler, S. (in press). “Pinkwashing”

the Radical-Right: Gender and the mainstreaming of radical-right policies and actions. European Journal of Political Research.

* Authors contributed equally to this work and are listed in alphabetical order

Elad-Strenger, J., Hall., B. J., & Hobfoll, S. E., & Canetti, D. (2020).  Explaining Public Support for Violence against Politicians during Conflict: Evidence from a Panel Study in Israel. Journal of Peace Research,


Elad-Strenger, J., Proch, J., & Kessler, T. (2019). Is disgust a conservative emotion? Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin,


Elad-Strenger, J., Halperin, E, & Saguy, T. (2019). Facilitating Hope among the Hopeless: The Role of Ideology and Moral Content in Shaping Reactions to Internal Criticism in the Context of Intractable Conflict. Social Science Quarterly, 100, 2425-2444.


Proch, J., Elad-Strenger, J.*, & Kessler, T. (2018). Liberalism and conservatism,

for a change!: Rethinking the ssociation between political orientation and relation to societal change. Political Psychology, 40, 877-903.

* Proch and Elad-Strenger share first authorship on this paper


Canetti, D., Hirschberger, G., Rapaport, R., Elad-Strenger, J., Ein-Dor, T., Rosenzveig, S., Pyszczynski, T., & Hobfoll, S. (2018). Collective Trauma From the Lab to the Real World: The Effects of the Holocaust on Contemporary Israeli Political Cognitions. Political Psychology, 39, 3-21.


Ben-Shitrit, L., Elad-Strenger, J.*, & Hirsch-Hoefler, S. (2017). Gender Differences in Support for Direct and Indirect Political Aggression in the Context of Protracted Conflict. Journal of Peace Research, 54, 733-747.

* Authors contributed equally to this work and are listed in alphabetical order


Elad-Strenger, J., & Shahar, G. (2017). Revisiting the Effects of Societal Threat

Perceptions on Conflict-Related Political Positions: A Three-Wave Study. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 62, 1753-1783.


Elad-Strenger, J. (2016). Activism as a Heroic Quest for Symbolic Immortality: An   Existential Perspective on Collective Action. Journal of Social and Political Psychology, 4, 44-65.


Canetti, D., Elad-Strenger, J., Lavi, I., Guy, D., & Bar-Tal, D. (2015). Exposure to violence, ethos of conflict, and support for compromise: Surveys in Israel, East  Jerusalem, West Bank, and Gaza. Journal of Conflict Resolution, 61(1), 84-113.


Doron, G., Szepsenwol, O., Elad-Strenger, J., Hargil, E., & Bogoslavsky., B. (2013).  Entity Perceptions of  Morality and Character are Associated with Obsessive Compulsive Phenomena. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 32, 733-752.


Elad-Strenger, J. (2013). Changing Minds: A Psychodynamic Interpretation of Kuhnian Paradigm Change. Review of General Psychology, 17, 40-52.


Elad-Strenger, J., Fireman, Z., Schiller, M., Besser, A., & Shahar, G. (2013). Risk-resilience Dynamics of Ideological Factors in Distress After the Evacuation from Gush Katif. International Journal of Stress Management, 20, 57-75.


Shahar, G., Elad-Strenger, J., & Henrich, C. C. (2012). Risky resilience and resilient risk: The key role of intentionality in an emerging dialectic. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 31, 618-640.


Elad-Strenger, J., & Littman-Ovadia, H. (2012). The contribution of counselor-

client working alliance to career exploration.  Journal of Career Assessment, 20, 140-153.

Book Chapters

Elad-Strenger, J. & Mintz, A. (2015). Political Psychology. In Mazzoleni, G. (Ed.) The International Encyclopedia of Political Communication. Wiley-Blackwell (p. 1-10).

Book Reviews

Elad-Strenger, J. (2013). “Man is by nature a political animal: Evolution, Biology and Politics” By Hatemi, P. & McDermott, R. (Eds.). (Chicago: University of Chicago ). Political Psychology, 24, 935-937.