Symposia: 221/75 - Your Pain Makes Me Laugh: New Directions in Research on Schadenfreude and Lack of Empathy

Saturday 8 July
16.40 - 18.20 h.
Machuca
Four contributions present recent advances on the determinants and on the psychological consequences of schadenfreude and lack of empathy, investigating the boundary conditions that drive such emotional reactions, and their impact on social perception and behavior.

 

Chairs
Marco Brambilla
Assistant Professor of Social Psychology. Department of Psychology. University of Milano-Bicocca. Milano. Italy.

Chairs
Stefano Pagliaro
PhD Department of Neuroscience and Imaging University of Chieti-Pescara, Italy

 

221/7501 The effect of social comparison on social comparison-based emotions

(1) Boecker, Lea

(1) PhD Student, Social Cognition Center, University of Cologne, Germany

221/7502 Schadenfreude and gluckschmerz

(1) van Dijk, Wilco

(1) Professor, Department of Social Psychology, University of Leiden, the Netherlands

221/7503 “Not in My Presence”: Negative Evaluation and Avoidance towards Those Who Show Schadenfreude

(1) Pagliaro, Stefano; (2) Brambilla, Marco; (3) Di Prinzio, Francesco; (4) Teresi, Manuel

(1) Associate Professor, Department of Neuroscience and Imaging, University of Chieti-Pescara, Italy; (2) Assistant professor of Social Psychology, Department of Psychology, University of Milano-Bicocca, Italy; (3) Department of Neuroscience and Imaging, University of Chieti-Pescara, Italy; (4) Department of Neuroscience and Imaging, University of Chieti-Pescara, Italy

221/7504 The misattribution of empathy arousal and the decision to include

(1) Graupmann, Verena; (2) Sanders, Andrea

(1) Assistant Professor of Psychology, Department of Psychology, DePaul University, USA; (2) PhD Student, Department of Psychology, DePaul University, USA

221/7505 Discussion

(1) Leach, Colin W.

(1) PhD Department of Psychology University of Connecticut, USA