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Chaney, K. E., Sanchez, D. T., Himmelstein, M. S., & Manuel, S. K. (in press). Lay theory of generalized prejudice

         moderates cardiovascular stress responses to racism for White women. Group Processes and Intergroup

        Relations.  OSF

Chaney, K. E., Sanchez, D. T., Alt, N. P., & Shih, M. (in press). The breadth of confrontations as a prejudice reduction

         strategy. Social Psychological and Personality Science. OSF

Albuja, A. F., Sanchez, D. T., Lee, S., & Lee, J. Y. (In press). The effect of paternal cues in prenatal care settings on

men's involvement intentions. PLoS One. OSF PDF

Albuja, A. F., Sanchez, D. T., & Gaither, S. E. (in press). Identity questioning: Antecedents and consequences of 

        prejudice attributions. Journal of Social Issues. OSF PDF


Shih, M. J., Wilton+, L. S., Goodale, B. M., Does, S., & Sanchez, D. T. (in press). Multiracial identities as sources of

        resilience. Social and Personality Psychology Compass.


Cipollina, R., & Sanchez, D. T. (2019). Reducing health care disparities through improving trust: An identity safety                   cues intervention for stigmatized groups. Translational Issues in Psychological Science, 5(4), 315-325.

Albuja, A. F., Sanchez, D.T., Gaither, S.E., Straka, B., & Cipollina, R. (2019). Psychophysiological stress responses

to bicultural and biracial identity denial. Journal of Social Issues, 75(4), 1165-1191. OSF

Albuja, A. F., Sanchez, D. T., & Gaither, S. E. (2019). Identity denied: Comparing American or White identity denial

and psychological health outcomes among bicultural and biracial people. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin45, 416-430. OSF PDF

Maimon, M. R., Sanchez, D. T., Albuja, A. F., & Howansky, K. (2019). Bisexual identity denial and health: Exploring the           role of societal meta-perceptions and belonging threats among bisexual adults. Self and Identity, 1-13.


Chaney, K. E., Sanchez, D. T., & Maimon, M. (2019). Stigmatized-identity cues in consumer spaces. Journal of

       Consumer Psychology, 29, 130-141. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Chaney, K. E., & Maimon, M. (2019). Stigmatized-identity cues and consumer applications revisited.

Journal of Consumer Psychology, 29, 160-164. PDF

Albuja, A. F., Sanchez, D. T., Lee, S. J., & Lee, J. Y. (2019). Early paternal support behaviors moderate consonant

smoking among unmarried parents. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 80, 129-133.  PDF

Wilton, L. S., Sanchez, D. T., Unzueta, M., Kaiser, C., & Caluori, N. (2019). In good company: When gender

diversity boosts a company’s reputation. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 43, 59-72 . PDF


Chaney, K. E., Sanchez, D. T., & Remedios, J. D. (2018). We are in this together: How the presence of similarly

         stereotyped allies buffer against identity threats. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 79, 410-422. 

         PDF OSF

Albuja, A. F., Sanchez, D. T., & Gaither, S. E. (2018). Fluid racial presentation: Perceptions of contextual "passing"

          among biracial people. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 77, 132-142. PDF OSF

Chaney, K.E. & Sanchez, D.T. (2018). The endurance of interpersonal confrontations as a prejudice reduction

         strategy. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 44, 418-429. PDF OSF

Chaney, K.E. & Sanchez, D.T. (2018). Gender-inclusive bathrooms signal fairness across identity dimensions. Social

         Psychological and Personality Science, 9, 245-253. PDF OSF

Lee, S. J., Sanchez, D. T., Grogan-Kaylor A., Lee, J. Y., & Albuja, A. F. (2018).  Father early engagement behaviors

          and infant low birth weight. Maternal and Child Health Journal, 22, 1407-1417. PDF

Pauker, K., Carpinella, C. M., Lick, D. J., Sanchez, D. T., & Johnson, K. L. (2018). Malleability in biracial

         categorizations. The impact of geographic context and targets' racial heritage. Social Cognition, Special Issue:

Intersectional and Dynamic Social Categories, 36, 461-480. PDF

Pauker, K., Carpinella, C. M., Meyers, C., Young, D. M., & Sanchez, D. T., (2018). The role of diversity exposure in

Whites’ reduction in race essentialism over time. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 9, 944-952. PDF

Pauker, K., Meyer, C., Sanchez, D. T., Gaither, S. E., & Young, D. M. (2018). A review of multiracial malleability:

         Identity, categorization, and shifting racial attitudes. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 12, 1-15. PDF

Remedios, J. D., & Sanchez, D. T. (2018). Intersectional and dynamic social categories in social cognition. Social

Cognition, Special Issue: Intersectional and Dynamic Social Categories, 36, 453-460. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Chaney, K. E., Manuel, S. M., & Remedios, J. D. (2018). Theory of prejudice and American

          identity threat transfer for Latino and Asian Americans. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 44, 972-

         983. PDF

Wilton, L. S., Rattan, A., & Sanchez, D.T. (2018). White perceptions of biracial individuals' race shift when biracials

         speak out against bias. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 9, 953-961. PDF OSF


Manuel, S.K., Howansky, K., Chaney, K.E., & Sanchez, D.T. (2017). No rest for the stigmatized: A model of

         Organizational Health and Workplace Sexism (OHWS). Sex Roles, 77, 697-708. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Chaney, K.E., Manuel, S.K., Wilton, L.S., & Remedios, J.D.(2017). Stigma by prejudice transfer: Racism

         threatens White women and sexism threatens men of color. Psychological Science, 28, 445-461. PDF  OSF

Young, D.M., Sanchez, D. T., & Wilton, L.S. (2017). Biracial perception in black and white: How Black and White

         Respond to Phenotype and Racial Identity Cues. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 23, 154-

         164. PDF


Chaney, K. E., Sanchez, D. T. & Remedios, J. D. (2016). Organizational identity safety cue transfers. Personality and

         Social Psychology Bulletin, 42, 1564-1576. PDF OSF

Freeman, J.B., Pauker, K., & Sanchez, D. T. (2016). A perceptual pathway to bias: Interracial exposure reduces abrupt

         shifts in real-time race perception and predict mixed-race bias. Psychological Science, 27, 502-517. PDF

Good, J.J., Sanchez, D. T., & Moss-Racusin, C.A. (2016). A paternalistic duty to protect? Predicting men's decisions

         to confront sexism. Psychology of Men & Masculinity, 19, 14-24. PDF

Himmelstein, M.S. & Sanchez, D. T. (2016). Masculinity in the doctor's office: Masculinity, gendered doctor

         preference and doctor-patient communication. Preventive Medicine, 84, 34-40. PDF

Himmelstein, M.S. & Sanchez, D. T. (2016). Masculinity impediments: Internalized masculinity contributes to

         healthcare avoidance in men and women. Journal of Health Psychology, 21, 1283-1292. PDF

Pascoal, P.M., Sanchez, D. T., Raposo, C.F., & Pechorro, P. (2016). Initial validation of the sexual pleasure scale in

         clinical and non-clinical samples of partnered heterosexual people. Journal of Sexual Medicine, 13 , 1408-13. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Himmelstein, M. S., Young, D. M., Albuja, A., & Garcia, J. A. (2016). Confronting as autonomy

         promotion: Speaking up against discrimination and psychological well-being in racial minorities. Journal of Health

         Psychology, 21, 1999-2007. PDF


Young, D.M., Sanchez, D. T., & Wilton, L.S. (2015). Too rich for diversity: Socioeconomic status influences

         multifaceted person perception of Latino targets. Analyses of Social Issues and Public Policy, 16, 392-416. PDF

Chaney, K.E., Young, D. M., & Sanchez, D.T. (2015). Confrontation's Health Outcomes and Promotion of

         Egalitarianism (C-HOPE) Framework. Translational Issues in Psychological Science, 1, 363-371. PDF

Fetterolf, J. & Sanchez, D. T. (2015). The costs and benefits of perceived sexual agency for men and women. Archives

         of Sexual Behavior, 44, 961-970. PDF

Gaither, S., Remedios, J, Sanchez, D. T. & Sommers, S. R. (2015). Thinking outside the box: Multiple identity mindsets

         affect creative problem solving. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 6, 596-603. PDF

Himmelstein, M.S., Young, D. M., Sanchez, D. T. , & Jackson, J. (2015). Vigilance in the discrimination-stress model

         for Black Americans. Psychology & Health, 30, 253-267. PDF

Sanchez, D.T., Young, D. M., & Pauker, K. (2015). Exposure to racial ambiguity influences lay theories of race. Social

         Psychological and Personality Science , 6, 382-390. PDF

Stepney, C., Sanchez, D.T., Handy, P. (2015). Perceptions of parents' ethnic identities and the personal ethnic-identity

         and racial attitudes of biracial adults.Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 21, 65-75. PDF

Wilton, L.S., Good, J.J., Moss-Racusin, C. A., & Sanchez, D.T. (2015). Communicating more than just diversity: The

         effect of institutional diversity statements on expectations and performance as a function of race and gender.

         Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 21, 315-325. PDF


Kroeper, K. M., Sanchez, D.T., & Himmelstein, M.S. (2014). Heterosexual men's confrontation of sexual prejudice: The

         role of precarious manhood. Sex Roles, 70, 1-13. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Shih, M. J.& Wilton, L.S. (2014). Exploring the Identity Autonomy Perspective (IAP): An Integrative

         Theoretical Approach to Multicultural and Multiracial Identity. (pgs. 139-159) Handbook of Multicultural

         Identity. Benet-Martinez & Hong (Eds.), Oxford University Press. PDF

Wilton, L.S., Sanchez, D.T., & Giamo, L. (2014). Seeing similarity or distance: Racial identification moderates

intergroup perception after biracial exposure. Social Psychology, 45, 127-134. PDF

Young, D. M., Moss-Racusin, C. A., & Sanchez, D.T. (2014). Implicit agency, communality, and perceptual

         congruence in couples: Implications for relationship health. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 55, 133-

         138. PDF


Good, J. J., Sanchez, D. T., & Chavez, G.(2013). White ancestry in perceptions of Black/White biracial individuals:

         Implications for affirmative-action contexts. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43, E276-E286. PDF

Kwang, T., Crockett, E.E., Sanchez, D. T. & Swann, W. B.(2013). Men seek social standing, women seek

         companionship: Sex differences in deriving self-worth from relationships. Psychological Science, 24, 1142-

         1150. PDF

Rudman, L.A., Fetterolf, J., & Sanchez, D.T. (2013). What motivates the sexual double standard? More support for

         male versus female control theory. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 39, 250-263. PDF

Wilton, L.S., Sanchez, D.T., & Chavez, G. (2013). Speaking the language of diversity: Spanish fluency, White ancestry,

and skin color in the distribution of diversity awards to Latinos. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 35, 346-359. PDF

Wilton, L.S., Sanchez, D.T., & Garcia, J.A. (2013). The stigma of privilege: Racial identity and stigma consciousness

         among biracial individuals. Race and Social Problems, 5, 41-56. PDF

Young, D. M., Sanchez, D. T., & Wilton, L.S. (2013). At the crossroads of race: Racial ambiguity and biracial

         identification influence psychological essentialist thinking. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 19,

         461-467. PDF


Sanchez, D. T., Phelan, J. E., Moss-Racusin, C. A. & Good, J. J. (2012). The gender role motivation model of women's

         sexually submissive behavior and satisfaction in heterosexual couples. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin,

         38, 528-539. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Fetterolf, J. C., & Rudman, L.A. (2012). Eroticizing inequalities in the United States: The consequences

and determinants of traditional gender role adherence in intimate relationships. Journal of Sex Research, 48, 168-183. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Chavez, G., Good, J.J. & Wilton, L. S. (2012). The language of acceptance: Spanish proficiency and

         perceived intragroup rejection among Latinos. Journal of Cross Cultural Psychology, 43, 1019-1033. PDF

Good, J. J., Moss-Racusin, C. A., & Sanchez, D. T. (2012). When do we confront? Perceptions of the costs and

         benefits predict confronting discrimination on behalf of the self and others. Psychology of Women Quarterly,

         36, 210-226. PDF



Sanchez, D. T., Good, J. J., & Chavez, G. (2011). Blood quantum and perceptions of Black-White biracial targets: The

         Black ancestry prototype model of affirmative action. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin 37, 3-14. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Moss-Racusin, C.A., Phelan, J. E., & Crocker, J. (2011). Relationship contingency and sexual

         motivation in women: Implications for sexual satisfaction. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 40, 99-110. PDF

Park, L. E., Sanchez, D. T. & Brynildsen, K. T.(2011). Maladaptive responses to relationship dissolution: The role of

relationship contingent self-worth. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 14, 1749-1773. PDF


Chavez, G. F., & Sanchez, D. T.(2010). A clearer picture of multiracial substance use: Rates and correlates of alcohol

         and tobacco use in Multiracial adolescents and adults. Race and Social Problems, 32, 99-107. PDF

Good, J. J., Chavez, G., & Sanchez, D. T.(2010). Sources of self-categorization as minority for mixed race individuals:

         Implications for affirmative action entitlement. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 16, 453-

460. PDF

Good, J. J., & Sanchez, D. T. (2010). Doing gender for different reasons: Why gender conformity positively and

         negatively predicts self-esteem. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 34, 203-214. PDF

Moss-Racusin, C. A., Good, J. J. & Sanchez, D. T. (2010). The impact of collective gender identity on relationship

         quality: When men feel devalued. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 11, 65-75. PDF

Phelan, J. E., Sanchez, D. T., & Broccoli, T. L.(2010). The danger in sexism: The links among fear of crime, benevolent

sexism, and well-being. Sex Roles, 62, 35-47. PDF

Sanchez, D. T. (2010). How do forced-choice dilemmas affect multiracial people? The role of autonomy and public

         regard in depressive symptoms. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 40, 1657-1677. PDF

Sanchez, D. T. & Chavez, G. (2010). Are you minority enough? Language ability affects targets’ and perceivers’

assessments of a candidate’s appropriateness for affirmative action. Basic and Applied Social Psychology, 32, 99-107. PDF


Broccoli, T. L. & Sanchez, D. T. (2009). Implicit hopelessness and condom use frequency: Exploring nonconscious

         predictors of sexual risk behavior. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 39, 430-448. PDF

Broccoli, T. L., Sanchez, D. T., Friedman, M. A., & Osinubi, O. Y. (2009). Enhanced life functioning: Initial efficacy of

         a theoretical approach to integrate multiple health behavior interventions in young adults. Preventive Medicine,

         48, 532-536. PDF

Good, J. J. & Sanchez, D. T. (2009). Communal stereotypes prime men's benevolent sexism: Implications for romance

         and family. Psychology of Men and Masculinity, 10, 188-194. PDF

Sanchez, D. T. & Bonam, C. M. (2009). To disclose or not to disclose: The effect of biracial disclosure on perceiver

         evaluations and target responses. Journal of Social Issues, 65, 129-149. PDF

Sanchez, D. T. & Garcia, J. A. (2009). When race matters: Racially stigmatized others and perceiving race as a

         biological construction affect biracial people's daily well-being. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin,

         35, 1154-1164. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Shih, M., & Garcia, J. A. (2009). Juggling multiple racial identities: Malleable racial identification and

         well-being. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 15, 243-254. PDF

Shih, M. & Sanchez, D. T. (2009). When race becomes more complex: Towards understanding the landscape of

         multiracial identity and experiences. Journal of Social Issues, 65, 1-11. PDF


Sanchez, D. T. & Broccoli, T. L. (2008). The romance of self-objectification: Does priming romantic relationships

         induce states of self-objectification among women? Sex Roles, 59, 555-567. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Good, J., Kwang, T., & Saltzman, E. (2008). When finding a mate becomes urgent: Why relationship

         contingency predicts men's and women's body shame. Social Psychology, 39, 90-102. PDF


Kiefer, A. K. & Sanchez, D. T. (2007). Scripting sexual passivity: A gender role perspective. Personal Relationships,

         14, 269-290. PDF

Kiefer, A. K. & Sanchez, D. T. (2007). Men's sex dominance inhibition: Do men automatically refrain from sexually

         dominant behavior? Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 33, 1617-1632. PDF

Sanchez, D. T. & Kiefer, A. K. (2007). Body concerns in and out of the bedroom: Implications for sexual pleasure and

         problems. Archives of Sexual Behavior, 36, 808-820. PDF

Sanchez, D. T. & Kwang, T (2007). When the relationship becomes her: Revisiting body concerns from a relationship

         contingency perspective. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 31, 404-414. PDF

Shih, M. J., Bonam, C., Sanchez, D. T., & Peck, C. (2007). The social construction of race: Biracial identity and

vulnerability to stereotypes. Cultural Diversity and Ethnic Minority Psychology, 13, 125-133. PDF


Kiefer, A., Sanchez, D. T., Kalinka, C.J., & Ybarra, O. (2006). How women’s nonconscious association of sex with

submission relates to their subjective sexual arousability and ability to reach orgasm. Sex Roles, 55, 83-94. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Kiefer, A., & Ybarra, 0. (2006). Sexual submissiveness in women: Costs for autonomy and arousal. P

Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 32, 512-524. PDF


Sanchez, D. T. & Crocker, J. (2005). How investment in gender ideals affects well-being: The role of external

contingencies of self-worth. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 29, 63-77. PDF

Sanchez, D. T., Crocker, J. & Boike, K. R. (2005). Doing gender in the bedroom: Investing in gender norms and the

         sexual experience. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 31, 1445-1455. PDF

Shih, M. J. & Sanchez, D. T. (2005). Perspectives and research on the positive and negative implications of having

         multiple racial identities. Psychological Bulletin, 131, 569-591. PDF


Takiff, H. A., Sanchez, D. T., & Stewart, T. L. (2001). What's in a name? Status implications of term of address for male

         and female college professors. Psychology of Women Quarterly, 25, 134-144. PDF

Stewart, T. L, Vassar, P.M., Sanchez, D. T., & David, S. E. (2000). Attitude toward women moderates the effect of

        gender cues on target individuation. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 79, 143-157. PDF

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