For Researchers

Measures for Research Use

In the process of doing my research over the past 40 years, I have developed several scales that may be useful to other researchers. Ten of those scales may be found here.

Recent Articles

Here are some of my recent publications:

Leary, M. R. (2021). Emotional reactions to threats to acceptance and belonging: A retrospective look at the big picture. Australian Journal of Psychology, 73, 4-11.

Leary, M. R. (2021). The need to belong, the sociometer, and the pursuit of relational value: Unfinished business. Self and Identity, 20, 126-143.

Leary, M. R., & Banker, C. (2019). A critical examination and reconceptualization of humility. In J. Wright (Ed.),  Humility. New York: Oxford University Press.

Diebels, K. J., Leary, M. R. & Chon, D. (2018). Individual differences in selfishness as a major dimension of  personality: A re-interpretation of the sixth personality factor.  Review of General Psychology.

Diebels, K. J., & Leary, M. R. (2018). The psychological implications of believing that everything is One. Journal of  Positive Psychology. 

Jongman-Sereno, K. P., & Leary, M. R. (2018). The enigma of being yourself:  A critical examination of the concept of  authenticity. Review of General Psychology.

Anyone who’s interested in everything that I’ve done can find it all in my vita: