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Landy, J. F., Piazza, J. & Goodwin, G. P. (2016). When it's bad to be friendly and smart: The desirability of sociability and competence depends on morality. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 42, 1272-1290.

Gromet, D. M., Goodwin, G. P., & Goodman, R. A. (2016). Pleasure from another’s pain: The influence of a target’s hedonic states on attributions of immorality and evil. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.


Goodwin, G.P., & Benforado, A. (2015). Judging the goring ox: Retribution directed toward animals. Cognitive Science, 39, 619-646.

Goodwin, G.P. (2015). Moral character in person perception. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 24, 38-44.

Landy, J. F., & Goodwin, G. P. (2015). Our Conclusions Were Tentative, But Appropriate A Reply to Schnall et al.(2015). Perspectives on Psychological Science, 10(4), 539–540.

Landy, J., & Goodwin, G.P., (2015). Does incidental disgust amplify moral judgment? A meta-analytic review of experimental evidence. Perspectives on Psychological Sciences, 10, 518-536.

Goodwin, G. P. (2015). Experimental Approaches to Moral Standing. Philosophy Compass, 10(12), 914–926.

Johnson-Laird, P. N., Khemlani, S. S., & Goodwin, G. P. (2015). Response to Baratgin et al.: Mental Models Integrate Probability and Deduction. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 19(10), 548–549.

Johnson-Laird, P. N., Khemlani, S. S., & Goodwin, G. P. (2015). Logic, probability, and human reasoning. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 19(4), 201–214.


Goodwin, G. P., & Gromet, D. M. (2014). Punishment. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science, 5(5), 561-572.

Goodwin, G.P., & Landy, J.F. (2014). Valuing different human lives. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 778-803.

Goodwin, G.P. (2014). Is the basic conditional probabilistic? Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 143, 1214-1241.

Goodwin, G.P., Piazza, J. & Rozin, P. (2014). Moral character predominates in person perception and evaluation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 106, 148-168.

Piazza, J., Goodwin, G. P., Rozin, P., & Royzman, E. B. (2014). When a virtue is not a virtue: Conditional virtues in moral evaluation. Social Cognition, 32(6), 528-558.

Piazza, J., Landy, J.F., & Goodwin, G.P. (2014). Cruel nature: Harmfulness as an important, overlooked dimension in judgments of moral standing. Cognition, 108, 108-124.

Royzman, E. B., Landy, J. F., & Goodwin, G. P. (2014). Are good reasoners more incest-friendly? Trait cognitive reflection predicts selective moralization in a sample of American adults. Judgment and Decision Making, 9(3), 176-190.


Goodwin, G. P., & Johnson-Laird, P. N. (2013). The acquisition of Boolean concepts. Trends in Cognitive Sciences, 17(3), 128–133.


Goodwin, G.P., & Darley, J. (2012). Why are some moral beliefs seen as more objective than others? Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 48, 250-256.


Fedotova, N. O., Fincher, K. M., Goodwin, G. P., & Rozin, P. (2011). How Much Do Thoughts Count?: Preference for Emotion versus Principle in Judgments of Antisocial and Prosocial Behavior. Emotion Review, 3(3), 316–317.

Goodwin, G. P., & Johnson-Laird, P. N. (2011). Mental models of Boolean concepts. Cognitive Psychology, 63(1), 34–59.

Royzman, E.B., Goodwin, G.P., & Leeman, R.F. (2011). When sentimental rules collide: "Norms with feelings" in the dilemmatic context. Cognition, 121, 101-114.


Robinson, P. H., Goodwin, G. P., & Reisig, M. D. (2010). Disutility of Injustice, The. NYUL Rev., 85, 1940-2033.

Goodwin, G. P., & Darley, J. M. (2010). The perceived objectivity of ethical beliefs: Psychological findings and implications for public policy. Review of Philosophy and Psychology, 1(2), 161–188.

Goodwin, G.P., & Johnson-Laird, P.N. (2010). Conceptual illusions. Cognition, 114, 253-265.


Zielinski, T. A., Goodwin, G. P., & Halford, G. S. (2010). Complexity of categorical syllogisms: An integration of two metrics. European Journal of Cognitive Psychology, 22(3), 391–421.

Laham, S. M., Alter, A. L., & Goodwin, G. P. (2009). Easy on the mind, easy on the wrongdoer: Discrepantly fluent violations are deemed less morally wrong. Cognition, 112(3), 462–466.

2008 and earlier

Riis, J., Simmons, J. P., & Goodwin, G. P. (2008). Preferences for enhancement pharmaceuticals: The reluctance to enhance fundamental traits. Journal of Consumer Research, 35(3), 495–508.

Lee, N. Y. L., Goodwin, G. P., & Johnson-Laird, P. N. (2008). The psychological puzzle of Sudoku. Thinking & Reasoning, 14(4), 342–364.

Goodwin, G.P., & Darley, J.M. (2008). The psychology of meta-ethics: Exploring objectivism. Cognition, 106, 1339-1366.

Goodwin, G. P., & Johnson-Laird, P. N. (2008). Transitive and pseudo-transitive inferences. Cognition, 108(2), 320–352.

Goodwin, G. P., & Johnson-Laird, P. N. (2006). Reasoning about the relations between relations. The Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 59(6), 1047–1069.

Goodwin, G.P., & Johnson-Laird, P.N. (2005). Reasoning about relations. Psychological Review, 112, 468-493.