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Ulrich Ansorge

Ulrich Ansorge    Prof. Dr. Ulrich Ansorge

    University of Vienna

    Faculty of Psychology,

    Liebiggasse 5

    (Raum 02.22, linke Stiege, 2. Stock)

    A-1010 Wien

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Ulrich Ansorge - List of publications


1. Ansorge, U., Engel, F., Siener, A., & Strini, T. (in press). An investigation of spatial
stimulus-response compatibility effects based on German particles. Experimental Psy-

2. Ansorge, U., Gozli, D., & Goller, F. (in press).
Investigating the contribution of task
and response repetitions to the sequential modulations of attentional cueing effects.
Psychological Research.

3. Baier, D., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
Contingent capture during search for alphanu-
meric characters: A case of feature-based capture or of conceptual category member-
ship? Vision Research.

4. Buesel, C., Ditye, T., Muttenthaler, L., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
A novel test of
pure irrelevance-induced blindness. Frontiers in Psychology.

5. Buesel, C., Pompoer, U., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
Capture of attention by target-
similar cues during dual-color search reflects reactive control among top-down selec-
ted attentional control settings. Psychological Research.

6. Buesel, C., Voracek, M., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
A meta-analysis of contingent-
capture effects. Psychological Research.

7. Cho, S., Goller, F., Hong, U., Ansorge, U., & Hongoak, Y. (in press).
How languages
differ in encoding the figure-ground asymmetry in dynamic motion events: A compara-
tive study between German and Korean. Language and Cognition.

8. Green, S. C., Bavelier, D., Kramer, A. F., Vinogradov, S., Ansorge, U.,..., Witt, C. M.

(in press). Improving methodological standards in behavioral interventions for cogni-
tive enhancement. Journal of Cognitive Enhancement.

9. Lukacs, G., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
Methodological improvements of the associa-
tion-based Concealed Information Test. Acta Psychologica.

10. Lukacs, G., Grzadiel, A., Kempkes, M., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
Item roles explo-
red in a modified P300-based CTP Concealed Information Test. Applied Psychophysio-
logy and Biofeedback.

11. Schoeberl, T., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
The impact of temporal contingencies be-
tween cue and target on spatial attentional capture by subliminal onset cues. Psycholo-
gical Research.

12. Schoeberl, T., Goller, F., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
Testing a priming account of
the contingent capture effect. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics.

13. Schoeberl, T., Goller, F., & Ansorge, U. (in press).
Top-down matching singleton cues
have no edge over top-down matching nonsingletons in spatial cueing. Psychonomic
Bulletin & Review.

14. Biehl, S., Ansorge, U., Naumann, E., & Svaldi, J. (2019).
Altered processing of
food stimuli in adults with loss of control eating. Nutrition, 11, 169-175. pdf

15. Huber-Huber, C., & Ansorge, U. (2018).
Unconscious conflict adaptation without fea-
ture priming and response time carry-over. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human
Perception and Performance, 44, 169-175. pdf

16. Schoeberl, T., Ditye, T., & Ansorge, U. (2018).
Same-location costs in peripheral
cueing: The role of cue awareness and feature changes. Journal of Experimental Psy-
chology: Human Perception and Performance, 44, 433-451.pdf

17. Weichselbaum, H., & Ansorge, U. (2018).
Bottom-up attention capture with distractor
and target singletons defined in the same (color) dimension is not a matter of feature
uncertainty. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 80, 1315-1361.pdf

18. Weichselbaum, H., Huber-Huber, C., & Ansorge, U. (2018).
Attention capture is tem-
porally stable: Evidence from mixed-model correlations. Cognition, 180, 206-224. pdf

19. Weichselbaum, H., Leder, H., & Ansorge, U. (2018).
Implicit and explicit eval-
uation of visual symmetry as a function of art expertise. i-Perception, 9(2), 1-24.

20. Goller, F., Khalid, S., & Ansorge, U. (2017).
A double dissociation between con-
scious and non-conscious priming of responses and affect. Frontiers in Psychology,
8:453. pdf

21. Goller, F., Lee, D., Ansorge, U., & Choi, S. (2017).
Effects of language background
on gaze behavior: A cross-lingusistic comparison between Korean and German speakers.
Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 13, 267-179. pdf

22. Grüner, M., & Ansorge, U. (2017).
Mobile eye tracking during realworld night dri-
ving: A selective review of findings and challenges. Journal of Eye Movement Re-
search, 20(2), 1-18. pdf

23. Huber-Huber, C., & Ansorge, U. (2017).
The role of RT carry-over for congru-
ence sequence effects in masked priming. Journal of Experimental Psychology:
Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 43, 757-780. pdf

24. Khalid, S., & Ansorge, U. (2017).
Subliminal face emotion processing: A com-
parison of fearful and disgusted faces. Frontiers in Psychology, 8:1028. pdf

25. Khalid, S., Horstmann, G., Ditye, T., & Ansorge, U. (2017).
Measuring the emo-
tion-specificity of rapid stimulus-driven attraction of attention to fearful faces: Evi-
dence from emotion categorization and a comparison with disgusted faces. Psycho-
logical Research. pdf

26. Schoeberl, & Ansorge, U. (2017).
Dissociating the capture of attention from
saccade activation by subliminal abrupt onset cues. Experimental Brain Research,
235, 3175-3191.pdf

27. Seywerth, R., Valuch, C., & Ansorge, U. (2017).
Human eye movements after
viewpoint shifts in edited dyanamic scenes are under cognitive control. Advances in
Cognitive Psychology, 13, 128-139. pdf

28. Valuch, C., Koenig, P, & Ansorge, U. (2017).
Memory-guided attention during
active viewing of edited dynamic scenes. Journal of Vision, 17(1):12. pdf

29. Ansorge, U., Khalid, S., & Laback, B. (2016).
Unconscious cross-modal priming
of auditory sound localization by visual words. Journal of Experimental Psychology:
Learning, Memory, and Cognition, 42, 925-937. pdf

30. Forster, M., Ansorge, U., & Leder, H. (2016).
Exploring the subjective feeling of
fluency. Experimental Psychology, 63, 45-58. pdf

31. Goller, F., Ditye, T., & Ansorge, U. (2016).
The contribution of color to attention
capture effects during search for onset targets. Attention, Perception, & Psycho-
physics, 78, 789-807. pdf

32. Gozli, D., & Ansorge, U. (2016).
Action selection as a guide for visual attention.
Visual Cognition, 24, 38-50. pdf

33. Horstmann, G., & Ansorge, U. (2016).
Surprise capture and inattentional blind-
ness. Cognition, 157, 237-249. pdf

34. Huber-Huber, C., Ditye, T., Marchante, M., & Ansorge, U. (2016).
Using tempo-
rally aligned event-related potentials for the investigation of attention shifts prior to
and during saccades. Neuropsychologia, 92, 129-141. pdf

35. Fuchs, I., Ansorge, U., Huber-Huber, C., Höflich, A., & Lanzenberger, R. (2015).

S-ketamine influences strategic allocation of attention but not exogenous capture
of attention. Consciousness and Cognition, 35, 282-294.pdf

36. Goller, F., & Ansorge, U. (2015).
There is more to trial history than priming of
attentional capture. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 77, 1574-1584.pdf

37. Huber-Huber, C., Grubert, A., Ansorge, U., & Eimer, M. (2015). Naso-temporal

ERP differences: Evidence for increased inhibition of nasal distractors. Journal of
Neurophysiology, 113, 2210-2219. pdf

38. Khalid, S., Finkbeiner, M., & Ansorge, U. (2015).
Supraliminal but not sublimi-
nal priming by high-spatial frequency faces in a face-sex discrimination task.
Psychology, 6, 1486-1509. pdf

39. Schoeberl, T., Fuchs, I., Theeuwes, J., & Ansorge, U. (2015).
attentionalcapture by Subliminal onset cues. Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics,
77, 737-748. pdf

40. Valuch, C., & Ansorge, U. (2015). The influence of color during continuity cuts in

edited movies: An eye-traking study. Multimedia Tools and Applications, 74, 319-322.

41. Valuch, C., Pflüger, L., Wallner, B., Laeng, B., & Ansorge, U. (2015). Using eye-

tracking to test for individual differences in attention to attractive faces.
Frontiers in Psychology, 6:42.pdf

42. Ansorge, U., & Becker, S. I. (2014).
Contingent capture in cueing: The role of color
search templates and cue-target color relations. Psychological Research, 78, 209-221.

43. Ansorge, U., Buchinger, S., Valuch, C., Patrone, A. R.,& Scherzer, O. (2014).
Attention in Edited Dynamical Images. In: SIGMAP 2014: Proceedings of the 11th
International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications
(pp. 198-250). SciTePress. pdf

44. Ansorge, U., Kunde, W., & Kiefer, M. (2014).
Unconscious vision and executive
control: How unconscious processing and conscious action control interact.
Consciousness and Cognition, 67, 268-287. pdf

45. Becker, S. I., Valuch, C., & Ansorge, U. (2014).
Color priming in pop-out search
depends on the relative color of the target. Frontiers in Psychology, 5:289.pdf

46. Heise, N., & Ansorge, U. (2014).
The roles of scene priming and location priming
in object consistency effects. Frontiers in Psychology, 5:520. pdf

47. Pflüger, L., Valuch, C., Gutleb, D., Ansorge, U., & Wallner, B. (2014).
Colour and
contrast of female faces: Attraction of attention and its dependence on male
hormone status in Macaca fuscata. Animal Behaviour, 94, 61-71. pdf

48. Priess, H.-W., Fischmeister, F., Heise, N., Born. S., Bauer, H., & Ansorge, U. (2014).

Attentional capture and inhibition of saccades after irrelevant and relevant cues.
Journal of Ophthalmology, 2014:585921 pdf

49. Valuch, C., Ansorge, U., Buchinger, S., Patrone, A., & Scherzer, O. (2014).
effect of cinematic cuts on human attention. In TVX '14: Proceedings of the 2014
ACM International Conference on Interactive Experiences for TV and Online Video.
ACM, New York, NY, USA. pdf

50. Weichselbaum, H., Fuchs-Leitner, I., & Ansorge, U. (2014).
Oculomotor capture
by supraliminal and subliminal onset singletons: The role of contrast polarity. Vision
Research, 100, 1-7. pdf

51. Ansorge, U., & Bohner, G. (2014).
Investigating the association between valence
and elevation with an implicit association task that requires upward and downward
responses. Universitas Psychologica, 12, 1453-1471. pdf

52. Ansorge, U., Khalid, S., & Koenig, P. (2013).
Space-valence priming with subliminal
and supraliminal words.
Frontiers in Psychology, 4:81. pdf

53. Ansorge, U., Priess, H.W., & Kerzel, D. (2013).
Effects of relevant and irrelevant
color singletons on inhibition of return and attentional capture. Attention, Perception,
& Psychophysics. doi:10.3758/s13414-013-0521-2. pdf

54. Ansorge, U., Reynvoet, B., Hendler, J., Oettl, L., & Evert, S. (2013).
automaticity in subliminal morphosyntactic priming. Psychological Research, 77, 399-
421. pdf

55. Becker, S. I., & Ansorge, U. (2013).
Higher set sizes in pop-out search displays
do not eliminate priming or enhance target selection. Vision Research, 81, 18-28. pdf

56. Born, S., Ansorge, U., & Kerzel, D. (2013).
Predictability of spatial and nonspatial
properties improves perception in the pre-saccadic interval. Vision Research, 91,

57. Forster, M., Ansorge, U., & Leder, H. (2013).
It felt fluent and I liked it: subjective
feeling of fluency rather than objective fluency determines liking. Emotion, 13, 280-
289. pdf

58. Fuchs, I., Theeuwes, J., & Ansorge, U. (2013).
Exogenous attentional capture by
subliminal abrupt-onset cues: evidence from contrast-polarity independent cueing
effects. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, 39,

59. Khalid, S., & Ansorge, U. (2013).
The Simon effect of spatial words in eye
movements: Comparison of vertical and horizontal effects and of eye and finger
responses. Vision Research, 86, 6-14. pdf

60. Khalid, S., Finkbeiner, M., Koenig, P., & Ansorge, U. (2013).
Subcortical human
face processing? Evidence from masked priming. Journal of Experimental Psychology:
Human Perception and Performance, 39, 989-1002.pdf

61. Valuch, C., Becker, S. I., & Ansorge, U. (2013).
Priming of fixations during recognition
of natural scenes.
Journal of Vision, 13(3):3, 1-22. pdf

62. Ansorge, U., & Becker, S. I. (2012).
Automatic priming of attentional control
by relevant colors.
Attention, Perception, & Psychophysiscs, 74, 83-104. pdf

63. Born, S., Ansorge, U., & Kerzel, D. (2012).
Feature-based effects in the coupling
between attention and saccades. Journal of Vision, 12(11):27. pdf

64. Fuchs, I., & Ansorge, U. (2012a).
Inhibition of return is no hallmark of exogenous
capture by unconscious cues. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, 6, 30, 1-8. pdf

65. Fuchs, I., & Ansorge, U. (2012b).
Unconscious cueing via the superior colliculi
Evidence from searching for onset and color targets. Brain Sciences, 2, 33-60. pdf

66. Priess, H.-W., Born, S., & Ansorge, U. (2012).
Inhibition of return after color
singletons. Journal of Eye Movement Research, 5(5), 1-12. pdf

67. Priess, H.-W., Scharlau, I., Becker, S. I., & Ansorge, U. (2012).
Spatial mis-
localization as a consequence of sequential coding of stimuli. Attention,
Perception, & Psychophysics, 74, 365-378. pdf

68. Worschech, F., & Ansorge, U. (2012).
Top-down search for color prevents
voluntary directing of attention to informative singleton cues. Experimental
Psychology, 59, 153-162. pdf

69. Ansorge, U., Fuchs, I., Khalid, S., & Kunde, W. (2011).
No conflict control
in the absence of awareness.
Psychological Research, 75, 351-365. pdf

70. Ansorge, U., Horstmann, G., & Scharlau, I. (2011).
Top-down contingent
feature-specific orienting with and without awareness of the visual input. Advances
in Cognitive Psychology, 7, 108-119. pdf

71. Ansorge, U., Kiss, M., Worschech, F., & Eimer, M. (2011).
The initial stage
of visual selection is controlled by top-down task set: new ERP evidence.
Perception & Psychophysics, 73, 113-122.pdf

72. Blechert, J., Ansorge, U., Beckmann, S., & Tuschen-Caffier, B. (2011).
The undue influence of shape and weight on self-esteem in anorexia nervosa,
bulimia nervosa and restrained eaters. Psychological Medicine, 41, 185-194.

73. Fuchs, I., Ansorge, U., Redies, C., & Leder, H. (2011).
Salience in paintings:
Bottom-up influences on eye fixations. Cognitive Computation, 3, 25-36.

74. Horstmann, G., & Ansorge, U. (2011). Compatibility between tones, head
movements, and facial expressions. Emotion, 11, 975-980.

75. Khalid, S., Koenig, P., & Ansorge, U. (2011).
Sensitivity of different measures
of the visibility of masked primes, Consciousness & Cognition, 20, 1473-1488.

76. Kiefer, M., Ansorge, U., Haynes, J. D., Hamker, F., Mattler, U., Verleger, R.,
& Niedegeen, M. (2011).
Neuro-cognitive mechanisms of conscious and un-
conscious visual perception: From a plethora of phenomena to general principles.
Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 7, 55-167. pdf

77. Martens, U., Ansorge, U., & Kiefer, M. (2011). Controlling the unconscious:
Attentional tasks sets modulate subliminal semantic and visuo-motor priming
differentially. Psychological Science, 22, 2081-2092.

78. Ansorge, U., Carbone, E., Becker, S. I.I., & Turatto, M. (2010). Attentional
capture by motion onsets is spatially inaccurate. European Journal of Cognitive
Psychology, 22, 62-105.

79. Ansorge, U., Horstmann, G., & Scharlau, I. (2010).
Top-down contingent
attentional capture during feed-forward visual processing.
Acta Psychologica,
135, 123-125.

80. Ansorge, U., Horstmann, G., & Worschech, F. (2010).
Attentional capture
by masked color singletons. Vision Research, 50, 2015-2027.

81. Ansorge, U., Kiefer, M., Khalid, S., Grassl, S.I., & Koenig, P. (2010). Testing
the theory of embodied cognition with subliminal words. Cognition, 116, 303-320.

82. Blechert, J., Ansorge, U., & Tuschen-Caffier, B. (2010). A body-related
dot-probe task reveals distinct attentional patterns for bulimia nervosa and
anorexia nervosa. Journal of Abnormal Psychology, 119, 575-585.

83. Held, B., Ansorge, U., & Müller, H. (2010). Masked singleton effects.
Attention, Perception & Psychophysics.

84. Ansorge, U., Becker, S. I., & Breitmeyer, B. G. (2009). Revisiting the metacontrast
dissociation: Comparing sensitivity across different measures and tasks. Quarterly
Journal of Experimental Psychology, 62, 286-309.

85. Ansorge, U., Kiss, M., & Eimer, M. (2009). Goal-driven attentional capture by
invisible colours: Evidence from event-related potentials. Psychonomic Bulletin &
Review, 16, 648-653.

86. Ansorge, U., & Wuehr, P. (2009). Transfer of response codes from choice
responses to go-nogo tasks. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 62,

87. Becker, S. I., Ansorge, U., & Horstmann, G. (2009). Can inter-trial priming effects
account for the similarity effect in visual search? Vision Research, 49, 1738-1756.

88. Becker, S. I., Ansorge, U., & Turatto, M. (2009). Saccades reveal that allocentric
coding of the moving object causes mislocalisation in the flash-lag effect.
Attention, Perception, & Psychophysics, 71, 1313-1324.

89. Horstmann, G., & Ansorge, U. (2009). Visual search for facial expressions of
emotion: A comparison of dynamic and static faces. Emotion, 9, 29-38.

90. Carbone, E., & Ansorge, U. (2008). The contribution of metacontrast to the
Fröhlich effect for size. Acta Psychologica, 128, 361-367.

91. Wühr, P., Biebl, R., & Ansorge, U. (2008). Selectivity of spatial and nonspatial S-R
correspondence effects. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Learning, Memory,
and Cognition, 34, 533-545.

92. Ansorge, U., Breitmeyer, B. G., & Becker, S. I. (2007). Comparing sensitivity
across different processing measures under metacontrast masking conditions.
Vision Research, 47, 3335-3349.

93. Ansorge, U., Francis, G., Herzog, M., & Ögmen, H. (2007). Visual masking and
the dynamics of human perception, cognition, and consciousness. A century of
progress, a contemporary synthesis, and future directions. Advances in Cognitive
Psychology, 3, 1-8.

94. Ansorge, U., & Horstmann, G. (2007). Preemptive control of attentional capture by
color: Evidence from trial-by-trial analysis and ordering of onsets of capture
effects in RT distributions. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 60, 952-

95. Ansorge, U., Neumann, O, Becker, S., Kälberer, H., & Cruse, H. (2007).
Sensorimotor supremacy: Investigating conscious and unconscious vision by
masked priming. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 3, 257-274.

96. Klotz, W., & Ansorge, U. (2007). Preceding stimulus awareness augments offset-
evoked potentials: Evidence from motion-induced blindness.
Research, 71, 694-702. pdf

97. Klotz, W., Heumann, M., Ansorge, U., & Neumann, O. (2007).
Electrophysiological activation by masked primes. Advances in Cognitive
Psychology, 3, 449-465.

98. Wühr, P., & Ansorge, U. (2007). A Simon effect in memory retrieval: Evidence for
the response-discrimination account.
Psychonomic Bulletin & Review, 14, 984-
988. pdf

99. Ansorge, U. (2006). Die Rolle von Absichten bei der automatischen Verarbeitung
visuell-räumlicher Information.
Psychologische Rundschau, 57, 2-12. pdf

100. Ansorge, U., & Heumann, M. (2006). Shifts of visuospatial attention to invisible
(metacontrast-masked) singletons: Clues from reaction times and event-related
potentials. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 2, 61-76.

101. Ansorge, U., Scharlau, I., & Labudda, K. (2006). Visual search for a motion
singleton among coherently moving distractors. Psychological Research, 70, 103-

102. Horstmann, G., & Ansorge, U. (2006). Attentional shifts to rare singletons. Visual
Cognition, 14, 295-325.pdf

103. Horstmann, G., Scharlau, I., & Ansorge, U. (2006). More efficient rejection of
happy than angry face distractors in visual search. Psychonomic Bulletin &
Review, 13, 1067-1073.

104. Scharlau, I., Ansorge, U., & Breitmeyer, B. G. (2006). Trends and styles in visual
masking. Advances in Cognitive Psychology, 2, 1-5.

105. Scharlau, I., Ansorge, U., & Horstmann, G. (2006). Latency facilitation in
temporal-order judgments: Time course of facilitation as a function of judgment
type. Acta Psychologica, 122, 129-159.pdf

106. Ansorge, U., Horstmann, G., & Carbone, E. (2005). Top-down contingent capture
by color: Evidence from RT distribution analyses in a manual choice reaction task.
Acta Psychologica, 120, 243-266.

107. Ansorge, U., & Neumann, O. (2005). Intentions determine the effects of invisible
metacontrast-masked primes: Evidence for top-down contingencies in a
peripheral cueing task. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception
and Performance, 31, 762-777.

108. Wühr, P., & Ansorge, U. (2005). Exploring trial-by-trial modulations of the Simon
effect. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 58A, 705-731.

109. Ansorge, U. (2004). Top-down contingencies of nonconscious priming revealed
by dual-task interference. Quarterly Journal of Experimental Psychology, 57A,

110. Ansorge, U., & Heumann, M. (2004). Peripheral cuing by abrupt-onset cues: The
role of color in S-R corresponding conditions. Acta Psychologica, 116, 115-132.

111. Ansorge, U., & Wühr, P. (2004). A response-discrimination account of the Simon
effect. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance,
30, 365-377.

112. Ansorge, U. (2003a). Asymmetric influences of temporally vs. nasally presented
masked visual information: Evidence for collicular contributions to nonconscious
priming effects. Brain and Cognition, 51, 317-325.

113. Ansorge, U. (2003b). Influences of response-activating stimuli and passage of
time on the Simon effect. Psychological Research, 67, 174-183.

114. Ansorge, U. (2003c). Spatial Simon effects and compatibility effects induced by
observed gaze direction. Visual Cognition, 10, 363-383.

115. Ansorge, U., & Heumann, M. (2003). Top-down contingencies in peripheral cuing:
The roles of color and location. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human
Perception and Performance, 29, 937-948.

116. Scharlau, I., & Ansorge, U. (2003). Direct parameter specification of an attention
shift: Evidence from perceptual latency priming. Vision Research, 43, 1351-1363.

117. Ansorge, U. (2002). Spatial intention-response compatibility. Acta Psychologica,
109, 285-299.

118. Ansorge, U., Heumann, M., & Scharlau, I. (2002). Influences of visibility,
intentions, and probability in a peripheral cuing task. Consciousness and
Cognition, 11, 528-545.

119. Ansorge, U., Scharlau, I., Heumann, M., & Klotz, W. (2001). Visual conscious
perception could be grounded in a nonconscious sensorimotor domain.
Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 24, 974-975.

120. Ansorge, U., Klotz, W., & Neumann, O. (1998). Manual and verbal responses to
completely masked (unreportable) stimuli: Exploring some conditions for the
metacontrast dissociation.
Perception, 27, 1177-1189.

121. Neumann, O., Ansorge, U., & Klotz, W. (1998). Funktionsdifferenzierung im
visuellen Kortex: Grundlage für motorische Aktivierung durch nicht bewußt
wahrgenommene Reize?
[Functional segregation in visual cortex: Basis of motor
activation by not consciously perceived stimuli?] Psychologische Rundschau, 49,