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Bieleke, M., Barton, L., & Wolff, W. (2021). Trajectories of boredom in self-control demanding tasks. Cognition and Emotion. Advance online publication.
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Bieleke, M., & Wolff, W. (2021). It’s not a bug, it’s boredom: Effortful willpower balances exploitation and exploration. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 44, E33.
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Burns, E. M. (2018). Elephant in the ward: boredom in hospitals. BMJ Supportive and Palliative Care 9;2. 
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Chan, C. S., Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Igou, E. R., Poon, C. Y. S., Tam, K. Y. Y., Wong, W., & Cheung, S. (2018). Situational meaninglessness and state boredom: Cross-sectional and experience-sampling findings. Motivation and Emotion, 42, 555-565.
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Coughlan, G., Igou, E. R., Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Kinsella, E. L., & Ritchie, T. D. (2017). On boredom and perception of heroes: A meaning-regulation approach to heroism. Journal of Humanistic Psychology, 59, 455-473.
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Howard, R. C. (2011). The quest for excitement: a missing link between personality disorder and violence?. Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology, 22(5), 692-705.
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Igou, E. R. & Van Tilburg, W. A. P. (in press). The existential sting of boredom: Implications for moral judgments and behavior. In A. Elpidorou (Ed.), The moral psychology of boredom. Rowman and Littlefield International Limited.
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Igou, E. R., & Van Tilburg, W. A. P. (2019). A remedy for boredom: Natural environments as a psychological resource. In A. A. Donnelly & T. E. MacIntyre (Eds.), Physical Activity in Natural Settings (pp. 152-161). Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315180144
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Kiliç, A., Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2020). Risk-taking increases under boredom. Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, 33, 257-269. https://doi.org/10.1002/bdm.2160
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Lin, H., Saunders, B., Friese, M., Evans, N. J., & Inzlicht, M. (2020). Strong effort manipulations reduce response caution: A preregistered reinvention of the ego-depletion paradigm. Psychological science, 31(5), 531-547.
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Martarelli, C. S., Pacozzi, S. G., Bieleke, M., & Wolff, W. (2021). High trait self-control and low boredom proneness help COVID-19 homeschoolers. Frontiers in Psychology, 12:594256.
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Martarelli, C. S., Bertrams, A., & Wolff, W. (2020). A personality trait-based network of boredom, spontaneous and deliberate mind-wandering.Assessment.
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Martarelli, C. S., Wolff, W. (2020). Too bored to bother? Boredom as a potential threat to the efficacy of pandemic containment measures.Humanities & Social Sciences Communications, 7(28).
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Milyavskaya, M., Inzlicht, M., Johnson, T., & Larson, M. J. (2019). Reward sensitivity following boredom and cognitive effort: A high-powered neurophysiological investigation. Neuropsychologia, 123, 159-168.
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Moynihan, A. B., Igou, E. R., & Van Tilburg, W. A. P. (2021). Bored stiff: The relationship between meaninglessness, sexual sensation seeking, and promiscuous attitudes via boredom susceptibility. Personality and Individual Differences. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2020.110295
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Moynihan, A. B., Igou, E. R., & Van Tilburg, W. A. P. (2020). Existential escape of the bored: A review of meaning-regulation processes under boredom. European Review of Social Psychology. https://doi.org/10.1080/10463283.2020.1829347
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Moynihan, A. B., Igou, E. R., & Van Tilburg, W. A. P. (2017). Boredom increases impulsiveness: A meaning-regulation perspective. Social Psychology, 48, 293-309. https://doi.org/10.1027/1864-9335/a000317
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Moynihan, A. B., Igou, E. R., Van Tilburg, W. A. P. (2017). Free, connected, and meaningful: Free will promote meaning to life through belongingness. Personality and Individual Differences, 107, 54–65. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2016.11.006
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Moynihan, A. B., Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Igou, E. R., Wisman, A., Donnelly, A. E., & Mulcaire, J. B. (2015). Eaten up by boredom: Consuming food to escape awareness of the bored self. Frontiers in Psychology 6 (369), 1-10. https://doi.org/10.3389/fpsyg.2015.00369 
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Ros Velasco, J. (2018). The Pathology of Boredom from Contemporary Psychology and Psychiatry. Patologías de la existencia. Enfoques filosófico-antropológicos. Zaragoza: Prensas Universitarias de la Universidad de Zaragoza (87-99).
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Ros Velasco, J. (2018). Boredom: humanising or dehumanising treatment. The Neurobiology-Psychotherapy-Pharmacology Intervention Triangle: the need for common sense in 21st century mental health. Wilmington, DE: Vernon Press, Cognitive Science and Psychology Series (251-266). 
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Ros Velasco, J. (2019). Coming to terms: A shared understanding of boredom from psychology and philosophy. Boredom is in your mind. A Shared Psychological-Philosophical Approach. Cham: Springer (vii-xix).
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Ros Velasco, J. and Antón, M. C. (2019). Boredom and Psychoanalysis. Boredom is in your mind. A Shared Psychological-Philosophical Approach. Cham: Springer (71-87). 
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Ros Velasco, J. (2019). The Helix Center Roundtable on Boredom (New York, April 2018). Boredom is in your mind. A Shared Psychological-Philosophical Approach. Cham: Springer (149-167).
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Ros Velasco, J. (2019). Boredom is in your mind. A Shared Psychological-Philosophical Approach. Cham: Springer (149-167).
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Ros Velasco, J. (2020). From Boredom to Depression (From Philosophy to Psychology). The Faces of Depression in Literature. Berna: Peter Lang (ix-xxii). 
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Tam, K. Y. Y., Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Chan, C. S. (in press). What is boredom proneness? A comparison of three characterizations. Journal of Personality
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Tam, K. Y. Y.., Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Chan, C. S., Igou, E. R., & Lau, H. (2021). Attention drifting in and out: The boredom feedback model. Personality and Social Psychology Review. https://doi.org/10.1177/10888683211010297
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Tam, K. Y. Y., Poon, C. Y. S., Hui, V. K. Y., Wong, C. Y. F., Kwong, V. W. Y., Yuen G. W. C., & Chan, C. S. (2020). Boredom bedgets boredom: An experience sampling study on the impact of teacher boredom on student boredom and motivation. British Journal of Educational Psychology, 90, 124-137.
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2019). The unbearable lightness of boredom: A pragmatic meaning-regulation hypothesis. In J. Ros Velasco (Ed.), Boredom is in your mind: A shared psychological-philosophical approach (pp. 11-35). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-26395-9
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R., Maher, P. J., & Lennon, J. (2019). Various forms of existential distress are associated with aggressive tendencies. Personality and Individual Differences, 144, 111-119.https://doi.org/10.1016/j.paid.2019.02.032
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R., Maher, P. J., Moynihan, A. B., & Martin, D. (2019). Bored like Hell: Religiosity reduces boredom and tempers the quest for meaning. Emotion, 19(2), 255-269. https://doi.org/10.1037/emo0000439
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2017). Boredom begs to differ: Differentiation from other negative emotions. Emotion, 17, 309-322. https://doi.org/10.1037/emo0000233
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2017). Can boredom help? Increased prosocial intentions in response to boredom. Self and Identity, 16, 82-96. https://doi.org/10.1080/15298868.2016.1218925
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2016). Going to political extremes in response to boredom. European Journal of Social Psychology, 46, 687-699. https://doi.org/10.1002/ejsp.2205
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., Igou, E. R., & Sedikides, C. (2013). In search of meaningfulness: Nostalgia as an antidote to boredom. Emotion, 13, 450-461. https://doi.org/10.1037/a0030442
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2013). De zin van een verveeld bestaan. [The purpose of a boring existence]. In-Mind, 1. 
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2012). On boredom: Lack of challenge and meaning as distinct boredom experiences. Motivation & Emotion, 36, 181-194. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11031-011-9234-9
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Van Tilburg, W. A. P., & Igou, E. R. (2011). On boredom and social identity: A pragmatic meaning-regulation approach. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 37, 1679-1691. https://doi.org/10.1177/0146167211418530
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Wolff, W., Bieleke, M., Martarelli, C. S., & Danckert, J. (2021). A primer on the role of boredom in self-controlled sports and exercise behavior. Frontiers in Psychology, 12, 535. 
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Wolff, W., Bieleke, M., Stähler, J., & Schüler, J. (2021). Too bored for sports? Adaptive and less-adaptive latent personality profiles for exercise behavior. Psychology of Sport and Exercise, 53, 101851.
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Wolff, W., Martarelli, C. S., Schüler, J., & Bieleke, M. (2020). High boredom proneness and low trait self-control impair adherence to social distancing guidelines during the COVID-19 pandemic. International journal of environmental research and public health, 17(15), 5420.
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Wolff, W., & Martarelli, C. S. (2020). Bored into depletion? Toward a tentative integration of perceived self-control exertion and boredom as guiding signals for goal-directed behavior. Perspectives on Psychological Science, 15(5), 1272-1283.
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