Recent Publications

Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:

Harvey, C. A., Harvey, T., & Thompson A. E. (2019). The “sextual” double standard: An experimental examination of variations in morality judgments of men and women who engage in computer-mediated sexual communication. Sexuality and Culture. Advance online publication. doi:10.1007/s12119-019-09658-8

Kulibert, D., & Thompson, A. E. (2019). Stepping into their shoes: Reducing the actor-observer discrepancy in adult men’s and women’s judgments of infidelity through the experimental manipulation of perspective-taking. Journal of Social Psychology. Advance online publication. doi:10.1080/00224545.2018.1556575

Miron, A. M., Thompson, A. E., & Anderson, J., Bagley, A, Melotik, E., & Rowley, S. (2019). Fear of incompetence in intergenerational interactions with family members with dementia. Journal of Intergenerational Relationships, 17, 449-467. doi:10.1080/15350770.2019.1575783

Schmidt, B., Moot, J., Thompson, A. E, Henne, T., & Patterson, M. (2019). Professional nursing values in men: An NPVS-R instrument validation study. Journal of Nursing Measurement, 27, 48-61. doi:10.1891/1061-3749.27.1.E48

Kulibert, D. J., Moore, E. A., Dertinger, M. M., & Thompson, A. E. (2019). Attached at the lips: The influence of romantic kissing motives and romantic attachment styles on relationship satisfaction. Interpersona: An International Journal on Personal Relationships, 13, 14-30. doi:10.5964/ijpr.v13i1.324

Miron, A. M., Thompson, A. E., Ebert, A., & McFadden, S. H. (2019). Weaving social reality around the grandparent/great-grandparent with dementia: A model of verbal and non-verbal dementia interactions. Dementia18, 2244–2260, doi: 10.1177/1471301217743817.

Miron, A. M., Thompson, A. E., McFadden, S. H., & Ebert, A. R. (2019). Young adults’ concerns and coping strategies related to their interactions with their grandparents and great-grandparents with dementia. Dementia, 18, 1025-1041. doi:10.1007/s10508-016-0699-1

Thompson, A. E., Anisimowicz, Y., & Kulibert, D. (2019). A kiss is worth a thousand words: The development and validation of a scale measuring motives for romantic kissing. Sexual and Relationship Therapy, 34, 54-74. doi:10.1080/14681994.2017.1386299

Thompson, A. E., Hart, J., Stefaniak, S., & Harvey, C. A. (2018). Exploring heterosexual adults’ endorsement of the sexual double standard among initiators of consensually nonmonogamous relationship behaviors. Sex Roles, 79, 228-238. doi:10.1007/s11199-017-0866-4

Thompson, A. E, Bagley, A., & Moore, E. A. (2018). Young men and women’s implicit attitudes toward consensually nonmonogamous relationships. Psychology and Sexuality, 9, 117-131. doi:10.1080/19419899.2018.1435560

Thompson A. E., & O’Sullivan L. F. (2017). Understanding differences in judgments of infidelity: An application of Attribution Theory. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 39, 262-279. doi::10.1080/01973533.2017.1350578

McCann, L. I., Ebert, A. R., Timmins, R. R., & Thompson, A. E. (2017). Changes in author, editor, and reviewer genders over 42 years in Teaching of Psychology. Teaching of Psychology, 44, 240-245. doi:10.1177/0098628317712748

Anisimowicz, Y., Bowes, A. E., Thompson, A. E., Miedema, B., Hogg, W., Wong, S., Katz, A., Burge, F., Aubrey-Bassler, K., Yelland, G. S., & Wodchis, W. P. (2017). Computer use in primary care practices in Canada. Canadian Family Physician, 63, e284-e290.

Thompson, A. E., Zimmerman, C. N., Kulibert, D., & Moore, E. (2017). Sex differences and the effect of rival characteristics on adults’ judgments of hypothetical infidelity.  Evolutionary Psychological Science, 3, 97-108. doi:10.1007/s40806-016-0076-2

Moore, E. A., Kulibert, D., & Thompson, A. E. (2017). Is a Kiss Just a Kiss?: Predicting Variations in Motives for Romantic Kissing. Journal of Relationships Research. doi:

Thompson, A. E., & Byers, E. S. (2017). Heterosexual young adults’ interest, attitudes, and experiences related to mixed-gender, multi-person sex. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 46, 813-822. doi:10.1007/s10508-016-0699-1

Gibson, K. A. V., Thompson, A. E., & O’Sullivan, L. F. (2016).  Love thy neighbour: Personality traits, relationship quality, and attraction to others as predictors of infidelity among young adults. The Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality25, 186-198. doi:

Thompson, A. E., & O’Sullivan, L. F. (2016). I can but you can’t: Inconsistencies in judgments of and experiences with infidelity. Journal of Relationships Research. doi:10.1017/jrr.2016.1

Thompson, A. E., & O’Sullivan, L. F. (2016). Drawing the line: The development of a comprehensive assessment of infidelity judgments. Journal of Sex Research, 53, 910-926. doi:10.1080/00224499.2015.1062840

Thompson, A. E., Anisimowicz, Y., Miedema, B., Hogg, W., Wochis, W., & Aubrey-Bassler, K. (2016). The influence of gender and other patient characteristics on health care-seeking behaviour: A QUALICOPC study. BMC Family Practice, 17, 38-44.

Miedema, B., Easley, J., Thompson, A. E., Boivin, A., Wong, S., Wochis, W., … Hogg, W. (2016). Access to primary health care: Do new and traditional models differ? A Canadian QUALICOPC study. Canadian Family Physician, 62, 54-61.

Miedema, B., Reading, S. A., Hamilton, R. A., Morrison, K. S., & Thompson, A. E. (2015). Can certified health professionals treat obesity in a community-based programme? A quasi-experimental study. British Medical Journal Open, 5: e006650. doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2014-006650

Thompson, A. E., O’Sullivan, L. F., Byers, E. S., & Shaughnessy, K. (2014). Implicit and explicit attitudes toward the sexuality of older adults in a sample of young adults. Canadian Journal on Aging, 33, 259-270. doi: 10.1017/S0714980814000208

Thompson, A. E., & Voyer, D. (2014). Sex differences in the ability to recognise non-verbal displays of emotion: A meta-analysis. Cognition & Emotion, 1-32. doi:10.1080/02699931.2013.875889

Thompson, A. E., & O’Sullivan, L. F. (2013). The relationship between men’s facial masculinity and women’s judgments of mate quality. Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality, 22, 5-12. doi:

Thompson, A. E., & O’Sullivan, L. F. (2012). Gender differences in associations of sexual and romantic stimuli: Do young men really prefer sex over romance?  Archives of Sexual Behavior, 41, 949-957. doi: 10.1007/s10508-011-9794-5

Book Chapters:

Thompson, A. E. & O’Sullivan, L. F. (2019). The definitions of infidelity questionnaire (DIQ). In Milhausen & Sakaluk (Eds.). Handbook of Sexuality-Related Measures (3rd ed.). New York: Routledge. Thousand Oaks, CA.

O’Sullivan, L. F., & Thompson, A. E. (2013). Sexuality in adolescence.  In D. L. Tolman & L. Diamond (Eds.), The American Psychological Association’s Handbook of Sexuality and Psychology (pp. 433-486). Washington DC: American Psychological Association.