Richard N Lalonde



Social psychology

Cultural psychology

Multiculturalism and identity

PhD: University of Western Ontario
MA:  University of Western Ontario
BA:  University of Ottawa

Research Interests Keywords
Social, ethnic, and bicultural identities; Inter-ethnic relationships; Model-minority stereotype; Intergroup relations

Journal Articles

Since 2010

Lou, E., Lalonde, R.N., & Wong, J.Y.T. (2015). Acculturation, gender, and views on interracial relationships among Chinese Canadians. Personal Relationships. DOI: 10.1111/pere.12099

Lalonde, R.N., Cila, J., Lou, E. & Cribbie, R. A. (2015).  Are we really that different from each other? The difficulties of focusing on similarities in cross-cultural research. Peace and Conflict:  Journal of Peace Psychology, 21, 525-534.

Lou, E., & Lalonde, R.N.  (2015). Signs of transcendence? A changing landscape of multiraciality in the 21st century. International Journal of Intercultural Relations, 45, 85-95.

Cila, J., & Lalonde, R.N. (2014). Language brokering, acculturation, and empowerment: Evidence from South Asian Canadian young adults. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development. DOI 10.1080/01434632.2014.953540

Krause, K.L. & Lalonde, R.N. (2014). The effect of interlocutor status on second language anxiety and communicative competence. Journal of Interpersonal Relations, Intergroup Relations and Identity, 7, 10-21.

Giguère, B. & Lalonde, R.N., & Taylor, D.M. (2014). Drinking too much and feeling bad about it?  How group identification moderates experiences of guilt and shame following norm transgression. Personality and Social Psychology Bulletin, 40, 617-632.

Cila, J. & Lalonde, R.N.  (2014). Personal openness toward interfaith dating and marriage among Muslim young adults: The role of religiosity, cultural identity, and family connectedness. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 17, 357-370.

Haqanee, Z., Lou, E., & Lalonde, R.N.  (2014). Natural-kind and entitative beliefs in relation to prejudice towards mental disorders. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 44, 145-153.

Lalonde, R.N., Cila, J., Lou, E., & Giguère, B. (2013). Delineating groups for cultural comparisons in a multicultural setting: Not all Westerners should be put into the same melting pot. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science,45, 296-304. 

Guimond, S., Crisp, R.J., De Oliveira, P., Kamiejski, R., Kteily, N., Kuepper, B., Lalonde, R.N., Levin, S., Pratto, F., Tougas, F., Sidanius, J., Zick, A. (2013) Diversity policy, social dominance and intergroup relations: Predicting prejudice in changing social and political contexts. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 104, 941-958.
Louis, W. R., Esses, V. M. & Lalonde, R. N. (2013), National identification, perceived threat, and dehumanization as antecedents of negative attitudes toward immigrants in Australia and Canada.
Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 43: E156–E165. doi: 10.1111/jasp.12044

Giguère, B., Lalonde, R.N., & Jonsson, K. (2012). The influence of traditions on motivated collective actions: A focus on Native land reclamation. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 44, 182-191.

Lou, E., Lalonde, R. N., & Giguère, B. (2012). Making the decision to move out: Bicultural young adults and the negotiation of cultural demands and family relationships. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 43, 663-670.

Cameron, J.E., Cameron, J.M., Dithurbide, L., & Lalonde, R.N. (2012). Personality traits and stereotypes associated with ice hockey positions. Journal of Sport Behavior, 35, 109-124.

Lou, E., Lalonde, R.N., & Wilson, C. (2011). Examining a multidimensional framework of racial identity across different biracial groups. Asian American Journal of Psychology, 2, 79-90.

Uskul, A. K., Lalonde, R.N., & Konanur, S. (2011). The role of culture in intergenerational value discrepancies regarding intergroup dating. Journal of Cross-Cultural Psychology, 42, 1165-1178.

Haji, R., Lalonde, R.N., Durbin, A., & Naveh-Benjamin, I. (2011). A multidimensional approach to identity: Religious and cultural identity in young Jewish Canadians. Group Processes and Intergroup Relations, 14, 3-18.

Esses, V.M., Deaux, K., Lalonde, R.N., Brown, R. (2010). Psychological perspectives on immigration. Journal of Social Issues, 66, 635-647.
Louis, W.R., Duck, J.M., Terry, D.J., & Lalonde, R.N.
(2010). Speaking out on immigration policy in Australia: Identity threat and the interplay of own opinion and public opinion. Journal of Social Issues, 66, 653-672.
Louis, W.R., Lalonde, R.N., & Esses, V.M. (2010). Bias against foreign-born / foreign-trained physicians: Experimental evidence. Medical Education,
44, 1241-1247.

Giguère, B., & Lalonde, R.N. (2010). Why do students strike? Direct and indirect determinants of collective action participation. Political Psychology, 31, 227-245.

Giguère, B., Lalonde, R.N., & Lou, E. (2010). Living at the crossroads of cultural worlds: The experience of normative conflicts by second generation immigrant youth. Social and Personality Psychology Compass, 4, 14-29.

Outten, H.R., Giguère, B., Schmitt, M.T., & Lalonde, R.N. (2010). Racial identity, racial context and ingroup status: Implications for attributions to discrimination among Black Canadians. Journal of Black Psychology, 36, 172-196.

Book Chapters

Since 2010

            Lalonde, R.N., Cila, J., & Yampolsky, M. (in press). Canada, a fertile ground for intergroup relations and social identity theory. In S. McKeown, R. Haji, &  N. Ferguson (Eds),  Understanding Peace and Conflict Through Social Identity Theory: Contemporary and World-Wide Perspective. Springer.

            Lalonde, R.N. & Uskul, A. (2013). Openness to interethnic relationships for second-generation Chinese and South Asian Canadians: The role of Canadian identity. In E. Fong, N. Chiang, & N. Denton (Eds) Immigrant Adaptation in Multi-Ethnic Societies: Canada, Taiwan, and the United States  (pp. 138-158). New York, NY: Routledge.

Haji, R. & Lalonde, R.N. (2012). Interreligious communication In H. Giles (Ed.). The handbook of intergroup communication (pp. 278-290). New York, NY: Routledge.

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