Edited books

Woodyatt, L., Worthington, E. L., Wenzel, M., & Griffin, B. J. Eds. (2017). Handbook of the psychology of self-forgiveness. Springer, Cham. https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007/978-3-319-60573-9

 

Book chapters

Gilbert, P., & Woodyatt, L. (2017). An Evolutionary Approach to Shame-Based Self-Criticism, Self-Forgiveness, and Compassion. In Handbook of the psychology of self-forgiveness (pp. 29-41). Springer, Cham.

Woodyatt, L., Wenzel, M., & de Vel-Palumbo, M. (2017). Working through psychological needs following transgressions to arrive at self-forgiveness. In Handbook of the psychology of self-forgiveness (pp. 43-58). Springer, Cham.

Woodyatt, L., Worthington, E. L., Wenzel, M., & Griffin, B. J. (2017). Orientation to the Psychology of Self-Forgiveness. In Handbook of the psychology of self-forgiveness (pp. 3-16). Springer, Cham.

Woodyatt, L., Cornish, M. A., & Cibich, M. (2017). Self-forgiveness at work: finding pathways to renewal when coping with failure or perceived transgressions. In Handbook of the psychology of self-forgiveness (pp. 293-307). Springer, Cham.

Wenzel, M., Waldzus, S., & Steffens, M. C. (2017). Ingroup projection as a challenge of diversity: Consensus about and complexity of superordinate categories. In Sibley, C. G. & Barlow, F. K. (Eds.), The Cambridge handbook of the psychology of prejudice. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Wenzel, M., & Okimoto, T. G. (2016). Retributive justice. In Sabbagh, C. & Schmitt, M. (Eds.), Handbook of social justice theory and research (pp. 237-256). New York: Springer.

Wenzel, M. and Gollwitzer, M. (2013). Gerechtigkeitsaspekte sozialer Sanktionssysteme [Justice aspects of sanctioning systems] In M Gollwitzer, S Lotz, T Schlösser & B Steicher, ed. Soziale Gerechtigkeit (Social Justice) Göttingen, Germany: Hogrefe Verlag, pp. 157-173.

Okimoto, T.G., Wenzel, M. and Platow, M.J. (2010). Restorative Justice: Seeking a shared identity in dynamic intragroup contexts. In Elizabeth A. Mannix , Margaret A. Neale, Elizabeth Mullen, ed. Research on Managing Groups and Teams. Bingley, UK: Emerald Group Publishing, pp. 205-242.
[10.1108/S1534-0856(2010)0000013011] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2009). Social identity and justice: implications for intergroup relations. In Sabine Otten, Kai Sassenberg & Thomas Kessler, ed. Intergroup Relations The Role of Motivation and Emotion. Hove, UK: Psychology Press, pp. 61-79.
[10.4324/9780203877005] [Scopus]

Braithwaite, V. and Wenzel, M. (2008). Integrating explanations of tax evasion and avoidance. In Alan Lewis, ed. The Cambridge Handbook of Psychology and Economic Behaviour. New York, USA: Cambridge University Press, pp. 304-331.

Okimoto, T.G. and Wenzel, M. (2008). The symbolic meaning of transgressions: towards a unifying framework of justice restoration. In Karen A. Hegtvedt & Jody Clay-Warner, ed. Advances in Group Processes. Cornwall, United Kingdom: Emerald Group Publishing, pp. 291-326.
[10.1016/S0882-6145(08)25004-6] [Scopus]

Waldzus, S. and Wenzel, M. (2008). Das Modell der Eigengruppenprojektion. In PD Dr. Lars-Eric Peterson and Prof. Dr. Bernd Six, ed. Stereotype, Vorurteile und Soziale Diskriminierung: Theorien, Befunde und Interventionen. Weinheim, Basel: Beltz Verlag, pp. 240-248.

Wenzel, M. and Waldzus, S. (2008). Die Theorie der Selbstkategorisierung. In PD Dr. Lars-Eric Peterson and Prof. Dr. Bernd Six, ed. Stereotype, Vorurteile und Soziale Diskriminierung: Theorien, Befunde und Interventionen. Weinheim, Basel: Beltz Verlag, pp. 231-239.

Wenzel, M. and Mikula, G. (2006). Conflicts, diplomacy, and the psychology of justice. In Tommy Garling, Gunnel Backenroth-Ohsako, and Bo Ekehammar, ed. Diplomacy and Psychology: Prevention of Armed Conflicts After the Cold War. Singapore: Marshall Cavendish Academic, pp. 99-121.

Platow, M.J., Wenzel, M. and Nolan, M. (2003). The Importance of Social Identity and Self-Categorization Processes for Creating and Responding to Fairness. In Alexander Haslam et al, ed. Social Identity at Work: Developing Theory for Organizational Practice. New York, USA: Psychology Press, pp. 261-276.

Wenzel, M. (2003). Tax compliance and the psychology of justice: mapping the field. In Valerie Braithwaite, ed. Taxing Democracy: Understanding Tax Avoidance and Evasion. Aldershot, UK: Ashgate Publishing, pp. 41-70.

 

Journal articles

Wenzel, M., Anvari, F., De Vel-Palumbo, M., & Bury, S. M. (in press). Collective apology, hope and forgiveness. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology.

Berndsen, M., Wenzel, M., Thomas, E. F., & Noske, B. (in press). I feel you feel what I feel: Perceived perspective-taking promotes victims’ conciliatory attitudes because of inferred emotions in the offender. European Journal of Social Psychology.

Wenzel, M., Lawrence-Wood, E., Okimoto, T. G., & Hornsey, M. J. (in press). A long time coming: Delays in collective apologies and their effects on sincerity and forgiveness. Political Psychology.

Woodyatt, L., Wenzel, M., & Ferber, M. (in press). Two pathways to self-forgiveness: A hedonic path via self-compassion and a eudaimonic path via the reaffirmation of violated values. British Journal of Social Psychology. DOI:10.1111/bjso.12194

Wenzel, M., Okimoto, T. G., & Hornsey, M. J., Lawrence-Wood, E., & Coughlin A.-M. (in press). The mandate of the collective:  Apology representativeness determines perceived sincerity and forgiveness in intergroup contexts. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin.

Hornsey, M. J., Okimoto, T. G. & Wenzel, M. (in press). The appraisal gap: Why victim and transgressor groups disagree on the need for a collective apology. European Journal of Social Psychology.

Cibich, M., Woodyatt, L., & Wenzel, M. (2016). Moving beyond “shame is bad”: How a functional emotion can become problematic. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 10/9, 471-483. doi: 10.1111/spc3.12263

Alexandre, J., Waldzus, S., & Wenzel, M. (2016). Complex inclusive categories of positive and negative valence and prototypicality claims in asymmetric intergroup relations. British Journal of Social Psychology, 55, 457-483.

Bury, S. M., Wenzel, M., & Woodyatt, L. (2016). Giving hope a sporting chance: Hope as distinct from optimism when events are possible but not probable. Motivation and Emotion, 40, 588–601.

Wenzel, M. and Okimoto, T.G. (2015). "We forgive": A group's act of forgiveness and its restorative effects on members' feelings of justice and sentiments towards the offender group. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 18(5) pp. 655-675.

Okimoto, T.G., Wenzel, M. and Hornsey, M.J. (2015). Apologies Demanded yet Devalued: Normative Dilution in the Age of Apology. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 60 pp. 133-136.
[10.1016/j.jesp.2015.05.008] [10.1016/j.jesp.2015.05.008] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T. and Wenzel, M. (2014). Bridging diverging perspectives and repairing damaged relationships in the aftermath of workplace transgressions. Business Ethics Quarterly, 24(3) pp. 443-473.
[10.5840/beq201471515]

Wenzel, M. and Okimoto, T. (2014). On the relationship between justice and forgiveness: Are all forms of justice made equal? British Journal of Social Psychology, 53 pp. 463-483.
[10.1111/bjso.12040] [Scopus]

Woodyatt, L. and Wenzel, M. (2014). A needs-based perspective on self-forgiveness: Addressing threat to moral identity as a means of encouraging interpersonal and intrapersonal restoration. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 50(January 2014) pp. 125-135.
[10.1016/j.jesp.2013.09.012] [Scopus]

Woodyatt, L. and Wenzel, M. (2013). Self-forgiveness and restoration of an offender following an interpersonal transgression. Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology, 32(2) pp. 225-259.
[10.1521/jscp.2013.32.2.225] [Scopus]

Woodyatt, L. and Wenzel, M. (2013). The psychological immune response in the face of transgressions: Pseudo self-forgiveness and threat to belonging. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 49(6) pp. 951-958.
[10.1016/j.jesp.2013.05.016] [Scopus]

Feather, N.T., Wenzel, M. and McKee, I.R. (2013). Integrating multiple perspectives on schadenfreude: The role of deservingness and emotions. Motivation and Emotion, 37(3) pp. 574-585.
[10.1007/s11031-012-9331-4] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T., Wenzel, M. and Hedrick, K. (2013). Refusing to apologize can have psychological benefits (and we issue no mea culpa for this research finding) European Journal of Social Psychology, 43(1) pp. 22-31.
[10.1002/ejsp.1901] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M., Okimoto, T. and Cameron, K. (2012). Do retributive and restorative justice processes address different symbolic concerns? Critical Criminology, 20(1) pp. 25-44.
[10.1007/s10612-011-9147-7] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. and Okimoto, T. (2012). The varying meaning of forgiveness: Relationship closeness moderates how forgiveness affects feelings of justice. European Journal of Social Psychology, 42(4) pp. 420-431.
[10.1002/ejsp.1850] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T., Wenzel, M. and Feather, N. (2012). Retribution and restoration as general orientations towards justice. European Journal of Personality, 26(3) pp. 255-275.
[10.1002/per.831] [Scopus]

Hartner, M., Kubicek, B., Kirchler, E., Rechberger, S. and Wenzel, M. (2012). Perceived distributive fairness of European transfer payments and EU-taxes in Austria, the Czech Republic, and the United Kingdom. Applied Psychology - An International Review, 61(3) pp. 454-478.
[10.1111/j.1464-0597.2011.00478.x] [Scopus]

Gromet, D., Okimoto, T., Wenzel, M. and Darley, J. (2012). A victim-centred approach to justice? Victim satisfaction effects on third-party punishments. Law and Human Behavior, 36(5) pp. 375-389.
[10.1037/h0093922] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M., Woodyatt, L. and Hedrick, K. (2012). No genuine self-forgiveness without accepting responsibility: Value reaffirmation as a key to maintaining positive self-regard. European Journal of Social Psychology, 42(5) pp. 617-627.
[10.1002/ejsp.1873] [Scopus]

Feather ther, N., Woodyatt, L. and McKee, I. (2012). Predicting support for social action: How values, justice-related variables, discrete emotions, and outcome expectations influence support for the Stolen Generations. Motivation and Emotion, 36(4) pp. 516-528
[10.1007/s11031-011-9262-5] [Scopus]

Hartner, M., Rechberger, S., Kirchler, E. and Wenzel, M. (2011). Perceived distributive fairness of EU transfer payments, outcome favorability, identity, and EU-tax compliance. Law and Policy, 33(1) pp. 60-81.
[10.1111/j.1467-9930.2010.00330.x] [Scopus]

De Castella, K., Platow, M.J., Wenzel, M., Okimoto, T.G. and Feather, N.T. (2011). Retribution or restoration? Anglo-Australian's views towards domestic violence involving Muslim and Anglo-Australian victims and offenders. Psychology Crime and Law, 17(5) pp. 403-420.
[10.1080/10683160903292253] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T. and Wenzel, M. (2011). The other side of perspective taking: Transgression ambiguity and victims' revenge against their offender. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 2(4) pp. 373-378.
[10.1177/1948550610393032] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T.G. and Wenzel, M. (2011). Third-party punishment and symbolic intragroup status. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 47(4) pp. 709-718.
[10.1016/j.jesp.2011.02.001] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. and Okimoto, T.G. (2010). How acts of forgiveness restore a sense of justice: Addressing status/power and value concerns raised by transgressions. European Journal of Social Psychology, 40 pp. 401-417.
[10.1002/ejsp.629] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T.G. and Wenzel, M. (2010). The symbolic identity implications of inter and intra-group transgressions. European Journal of Social Psychology, 40 pp. 552-562.
[10.1002/ejsp.704] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M., Okimoto, T.G., Feather, N.T. and Platow, M.J. (2010). Justice through consensus: Shared identity and the preference for a restorative notion of justice. European Journal of Social Psychology, 40 pp. 909-930.
[10.1002/ejsp.657] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M., Turner, J.K. and Okimoto, T.G. (2010). Is forgiveness an outcome or initiator of sociocognitive processes: Rumination, empathy, and cognitive appraisals following a transgression. Social Psychological and Personality Science, 1(4) pp. 369-377.
[10.1177/1948550610376598] [Scopus]

Cooper, G.S. and Wenzel, M. (2009). Testing alternative legal paradigms: an experiment in designing tax legislation. Law and Social Enquiry, 34(1) pp. 61-94.
[10.1111/j.1747-4469.2009.01139.x] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T.G. and Wenzel, M. (2009). Punishment as restoration of group and offender values following a transgression: value consensus through symbolic labelling and offender reform. European Journal of Social Psychology, 39(3) pp. 346-367.
[10.1002/ejsp.537] [Scopus]

Okimoto, T.G., Wenzel, M. and Feather, N.T. (2009). Beyond retribution: Conceptualizing restorative justice and exploring its determinants. Social Justice Research, 22(1) pp. 156-180.
[10.1007/s11211-009-0092-5] [Scopus] [Web Link]

Wenzel, M., Mummendey, A. and Waldzus, S. (2008). Superordinate identities and intergroup conflict: The ingroup projection model. European Review of Social Psychology, 18 pp. 331-372.
[10.1080/10463280701728302]

Wenzel, M., Okimoto, T.G., Feather, N.T. and Platow, M.J. (2008). Retributive and restorative justice. Law and Human Behaviour, 32(5) pp. 375-389.
[10.1007/s10979-007-9116-6] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2007). The multiplicity of taxpayer identities and their implications for tax ethics. Law and Policy, 29(1) pp. 31-50.
[10.1111/j.1467-9930.2007.00244.x] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2006). A letter from the tax office: compliance effects of informational and interpersonal justice. Social Justice Research, 19(3) pp. 345-364.
[10.1007/s11211-006-0011-y] [Scopus]

McMillen, J. and Wenzel, M. (2006). Measuring problem gambling: assessment of three prevalence screens. International Gambling Studies, 6(2) pp. 147-174.
[10.1080/14459790600927845]

Wenzel, M. and Jobling, P. (2006). Legitimacy of regulatory authorities as a function of inclusive identification and power over ingroups and outgroups. European Journal of Social Psychology, 36(2) pp. 239-258.
[10.1002/ejsp.298] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. and Thielmann, I. (2006). Why we punish in the name of justice: just desert versus value restoration and the role of social identity. Social Justice Research, 19(4) pp. 450-470.
[10.1007/s11211-006-0028-2] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2005). Motivation or rationalisation? Causal relations between ethics, norms and tax compliance. Journal of Economic Psychology, 26(4) pp. 491-508.
[10.1016/j.joep.2004.03.003] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2005). Misperceptions of social norms about tax compliance: from theory to intervention. Journal of Economic Psychology, 26(6) pp. 862-883.
[10.1016/j.joep.2005.02.002] [Scopus]

Waldzus, S., Mummendey, A. and Wenzel, M. (2005). When 'different' means 'worse': in-group prototypicality in changing intergroup contexts. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 41(1) pp. 76-83.
[10.1016/j.jesp.2004.05.006] [Scopus]

Waldzus, S., Mummendey, A., Wenzel, M. and Boetcher, F. (2005). Erratum: Of bikers, teachers and Germans: Groups' diverging views about their prototypicality (British Journal of Social Psychology (2004) 43, (385-400)) British Journal of Social Psychology, 44(3) pp. 497-49
[Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2004). An analysis of norm processes in tax compliance. Journal of Economic Psychology, 25(2) pp. 213-228.
[10.1016/S0167-4870(02)00168-X] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2004). A social categorisation approach to distributive justice. European Review of Social Psychology, 15(1) pp. 219-257.
[10.1080/10463280440000035]

Waldzus, S., Mummendey, A., Wenzel, M. and Boettcher, F. (2004). Of bikers, teachers and Germans: groups' diverging views about their prototypicality. British Journal of Social Psychology, 43(3) pp. 385-400.
[10.1348/0144666042037944] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2004). Social identification as a determinant of concerns about individual-, group-, and inclusive-level justice. Social Psychology Quarterly, 67(1) pp. 70-87.
[Scopus] [Web Link]

Wenzel, M. and Taylor, N. (2004). An experimental evaluation of tax-reporting schedules: a case of evidence-based tax administration. Journal of Public Economics, 88(12) pp. 2785-2799.
[10.1016/j.jpubeco.2003.10.001] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2004). The social Side of Sanctions: Personal and Social Norms as Moderators of Deterrence. Law and Human Behaviour, 28(5) pp. 547-567.
[10.1023/B:LAHU.0000046433.57588.71] [Scopus]

Waldzus, S., Mummendey, A., Wenzel, M. and Weber, U. (2003). Towards tolerance: representations of superordinate categories and perceived ingroup prototypicality. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 39(1) pp. 31-47.
[10.1016/S0022-1031(02)00507-3] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. and Taylor, N. (2003). Toward evidence-based tax administration. Australian Journal of Social Issues, 38(3) pp. 409-430.
[Scopus]

Wenzel, M., Mummendey, A., Weber, U. and Waldzus, S. (2003). The ingroup as pars pro toto: projection from the ingroup onto the inclusive category as a precursor to social discrimination. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 29(4) pp. 461-473.
[10.1177/0146167202250913] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2002). The impact of outcome orientation and justice concerns on tax compliance: the role of taxpayers' identity. Journal of Applied Psychology, 87(4) pp. 629-645.
[10.1037//0021-9010.87.4.629] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2002). What is social about justice? Inclusive identity and group values as the basis of the justice motive. Journal of Experimental Social Psychology, 38(3) pp. 205-218.
[10.1006/jesp.2001.1501] [Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2001). A social categorization approach to distributive justice: Social identity as the link between relevance of inputs and need for justice. British Journal of Social Psychology, 40(3) pp. 315-335.
[10.1348/014466601164858] [Scopus]

Mikula, G. and Wenzel, M. (2000). Justice and social conflict. International Journal of Psychology, 35(2) pp. 126-135.
[Scopus]

Wenzel, M. (2000). Justice and Identity: The Significance of Inclusion for Perceptions of Entitlement and the Justice Motive. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 26(2) pp. 157-176.
[10.1177/0146167200264004] [Scopus]

Mummendey, A., Klink, A., Mielke, R., Wenzel, M. and Blanz, M. (1999). Socio-structural characteristics of intergroup relations and identity management strategies: Results from a field study in East Germany. European Journal of Social Psychology, 29(2-3) pp. 259-285.
[Scopus]

Mummendey, A. and Wenzel, M. (1999).  Social discrimination and tolerance in intergroup relations: Reactions to intergroup difference.  Personality and Social Psychology Review, 3(2) pp. 158-174.
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Wenzel, M. and Mummendey, A. (1996). Positive-negative asymmetry of social discrimination: A normative analysis of differential evaluations of in-group and out-group on positive and negative attributes. British Journal of Social Psychology, 35(4) pp. 493-507.
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Wenzel, M., Mikula, G., Faber, G., Avci, M., Wolfgang, E., Liekefedt, H., et al. (1996). Functions of justice perceptions and justice rhetorics for genesis, history and management of conflicts. Journal of Social Psychology, 27(2) pp. 137-147.
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