浦 光博

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Name
浦 光博
Affiliation
Otemon Gakuin University
Section
Faculty of Psychology Department of Psychology
Research funding number
90231183

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1984
 - 
Mar 1989
Part-time researcher for university or other academic organization
 
Apr 1986
 - 
Mar 1989
Part-time researcher for university or other academic organization
 
Apr 1989
 - 
Sep 1990
Associate Professor
 
Sep 1990
 - 
Jul 1994
Associate Professor
 
Aug 1994
 - 
Sep 1999
Associate Professor
 

Education

 
Apr 1975
 - 
Mar 1979
Faculty of Sociology, Kansai University
 
Apr 1979
 - 
Mar 1981
Graduate School, Division of Sociology, Kansai University
 
Apr 1981
 - 
Mar 1984
Graduate School, Division of Sociology, Kansai University
 

Published Papers

 
Okamura, Y. & Ura, M.
Current Psychology      Jul 2018   [Refereed]
Previous studies have shown that eyeglasses influence facial impressions created by wearers. Both positive and negative effects of eyeglasses have been reported. According to the conceptual metaphor theory, shapes and personality judgements are cl...
Draw squares, and you will discover that many competent and rigorous people are around you: Shape priming influences impressions regarding the interpersonal environment.
Okamura, Y. & Ura, M.
Psychological Thought.      2018   [Refereed]
The effects of drawing circles and squares on personality judgments in a metaphor-consistent manner, the round-warm, and square-competent associations were investigated. We conducted a study in which participants drew as many circles or squares as...
Yanagisawa, K., Kashima. E. S., Moriya. H., Masui, K., Furutani, K., Yoshida, H., Ura, M., & Nomura, M.
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience   12 910-917   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Mortality salience (MS) has been shown to lead to derogation of others with dissimilar worldviews, yet recent research has shown that Asian-Americans who presumably adopt an interdependent self-construal (SC) tend to reveal greater tolerance after...
Kawamoto, T., Ura, M., & Hiraki, K.
Personality and Individual Differences.   105 264-267   Jan 2017   [Refereed]
Recent studies have revealed that curiosity—seeking new information and experiences—can improve psychological and social functioning. However, the social nature of curiosity remains poorly understood. We tested whether curious people show better p...
Masui, K., & Ura, M.
Translational Issues in Psychological Science   2 46-53   2016   [Refereed]
Humor style refers to individual differences related to the use of humor, and it includes positive and negative styles. Previous research has shown that negative humor styles are associated with psychological distress and devaluing interpersonal r...
Terada, M.,& Ura, M.
The Japanese Journal of Cognitive Psychology   14(1) 35-48   2016   [Refereed]
This paper discusses the relations between self-regulated learning, motivational state and academic
achievement. Prior studies have demonstrated that self-regulated learning can positively impact on academic achievements. However, wh...
Kawamoto, T., Nittono, H., & Ura, M.
Frontiers in Psychology   6 1516   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Prior studies suggest that psychological difficulties arise from higher trait Rejection Sensitivity (RS)-heightened vigilance and differential detection of social rejection cues and defensive response to. On the other hand, from an evolutionary pe...
Terada, M., & Ura, M.
Journal of Educational and Developmental Psychology   5 28-38   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
The purpose of this study was to examine effects of positive/negative thinking on the depletion of self-regulatory
resources in defensive pessimists and optimists. A laboratory experiment was conducted individually with 90
university students to i...
Kawamoto, T., Nittono, H. & Ura, M.
Frontiers in Neuroscience   9(62) 1-11   Feb 2015   [Refereed]
People have a fundamental need to belong with others. Social exclusion impairs this need and has various effects on cognition, affect, and the behavior of excluded individuals. We have previously reported that activity in the dorsal anterior cingu...
Masui, K. Iriguchi, S., & Ura, M.
International Journal of Psychological Studies   6(4) 56-64   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
Although third-party punishment plays a crucial role in the maintenance of reciprocal cooperative relationships in human society, for various reasons such punishment is not consistently levied even when it may be appropriate to do so. The present ...

Misc

 
Tolerating dissimilar other when primed with death: Neural evidence of self-control engaged by interdependent people in Japan.
Yanagisawa, K., Kashima. E. S., Moriya. H., Masui, K., Furutani, K., Yoshida, H., Ura, M., & Nomura, M.
Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.      2017   [Refereed]
Masui, K., & Ura, M.
Translational Issues in Psychological Science.   2 46-53   Mar 2016   [Refereed]
Effect of motivational state and academic achievement on self-regulated learning by high school students - based on Expectancy-Value Model -
14(1)    2016   [Refereed]
A Study on the Influence of Subordinate' Implicit Leader Image on the Effect of Leader Integrity in Japan-China.
30 3-11   2016   [Refereed]
Kawamoto, T., Nittono, H., & Ura, M.
Frontiers in Psychology   6 1-14   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
We compared the effects of RS and Rejection Detection Capability (RDC) on perceived interpersonal experiences (Study 1) and on neurocognitive processes in response to cues of social rejection (disgusted faces; Study 2). We found that RS and RDC we...

Books etc

 
Who seeks relationships with Dark Triad individuals and how? Focusing on socioeconomic status and trait self-control.
Tasaki, Y., Nakashima, K., & Ura, M. (Part:Joint Work)
Nova Publication   Jul 2016   
We conducted two questionnaire surveys to examine the possibility that the relationship with the high Dark Triad partner would be comfortable for those with low socioeconomic status. The results of study 1 (N = 671) showedshowed two findings. Firs...
Psychopathy, reward, and punishment. In M. Balconi (Ed.) Psychology of rewards.
Masui, K., Nomura, M., & Ura, M. (Part:Joint Work, 55-86)
Nova Sience Publishers.   Nov 2012   
Seeking Information about Crime through the Internet and Maintaining Public Spaces. In B.G. Kutais (Ed.) Internet Policies and Issues. Vol. 9.
Furutani, K. & Ura, M. (Part:Joint Work, 161-170)
2011   ISBN:978-1-61209-657-5