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Journal Articles

  1. McNally, RJ; Berntsen, D; Brewin, CR; Rubin, DC (2022). Are memories of sexual trauma fragmented? A post publication discussion among Richard J. McNally, Dorthe Berntsen, Chris R. Brewin and David C. Rubin.. Memory (Hove, England), 30(5), 658-660. [doi]  [abs]
  2. Rubin, DC (2022). A conceptual space for episodic and semantic memory.. Memory & Cognition, 50(3), 464-477. [doi]  [abs]
  3. Rubin, DC (2021). Properties of autobiographical memories are reliable and stable individual differences.. Cognition, 210, 104583. [doi]  [abs]
  4. Gehrt, TB; Nielsen, NP; Hoyle, RH; Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D (2021). Individual Differences in Autobiographical Memory: The Autobiographical Recollection Test Predicts Ratings of Specific Memories Across Cueing Conditions. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 11(1), 85-96. [doi]  [abs]
  5. Rubin, DC (2020). Self-Concept Focus: A Tendency to Perceive Autobiographical Events as Central to Identity. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 9(4), 576-586. [doi]  [abs]
  6. Rubin, DC (2020). The ability to recall scenes is a stable individual difference: Evidence from autobiographical remembering.. Cognition, 197, 104164. [doi]  [abs]
  7. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2020). Academic Forgetting. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 9(1), 52-57. [doi]
  8. Berntsen, D; Hoyle, RH; Rubin, DC (2019). The Autobiographical Recollection Test (ART): A Measure of Individual Differences in Autobiographical Memory.. Journal of Applied Research in Memory and Cognition, 8(3), 305-318. [doi]  [abs]
  9. Rubin, DC; Deffler, SA; Umanath, S (2019). Scenes enable a sense of reliving: Implications for autobiographical memory., 183, 44-56. [doi]  [abs]
  10. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D; Deffler, SA; Brodar, K (2019). Self-narrative focus in autobiographical events: The effect of time, emotion, and individual differences., 47(1), 63-75. [doi]  [abs]
  11. Gehrt, TB; Berntsen, D; Hoyle, RH; Rubin, DC (2018). Psychological and clinical correlates of the Centrality of Event Scale: A systematic review., 65, 57-80. [doi]  [abs]
  12. Hall, SA; Brodar, KE; LaBar, KS; Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2018). Neural responses to emotional involuntary memories in posttraumatic stress disorder: Differences in timing and activity., 19, 793-804. [doi]  [abs]
  13. Rubin, DC (2018). What psychology and cognitive neuroscience know about the communicative function of memory.. Behavioral and Brain Sciences, 41, e30. [doi]  [abs]
  14. Rubin, DC; Li, D; Hall, SA; Kragel, PA; Berntsen, D (2017). Taking tests in the magnet: Brain mapping standardized tests., 38(11), 5706-5725. [doi]  [abs]
  15. Ogle, CM; Siegler, IC; Beckham, JC; Rubin, DC (2017). Neuroticism Increases PTSD Symptom Severity by Amplifying the Emotionality, Rehearsal, and Centrality of Trauma Memories.. Journal of Personality, 85(5), 702-715. [doi]  [abs]
  16. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2017). Commentary-Pre- and Posttrauma Predictors of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptom Severity: Reply to van der Velden and van der Knaap (2017).. Clinical Psychological Science : a Journal of the Association for Psychological Science, 5(1), 146-149. [doi]
  17. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D; Ogle, CM; Deffler, SA; Beckham, JC (2016). Scientific evidence versus outdated beliefs: A response to Brewin (2016).. J Abnorm Psychol, 125(7), 1018-1021. [doi]  [abs]
  18. Deffler, SA; Fox, C; Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC (2016). All my children: The roles of semantic category and phonetic similarity in the misnaming of familiar individuals., 44(7), 989-999. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  19. Ford, JH; Rubin, DC; Giovanello, KS (2016). The effects of song familiarity and age on phenomenological characteristics and neural recruitment during autobiographical memory retrieval., 26(3), 199-210. [doi]  [abs]
  20. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2016). Maladaptive trauma appraisals mediate the relation between attachment anxiety and PTSD symptom severity.. Psychol Trauma, 8(3), 301-309. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  21. Butler, AC; Rice, HJ; Wooldridge, CL; Rubin, DC (2016). Visual imagery in autobiographical memory: The role of repeated retrieval in shifting perspective., 42, 237-253. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  22. Koppel, J; Rubin, DC (2016). Recent Advances in Understanding the Reminiscence Bump: The Importance of Cues in Guiding Recall from Autobiographical Memory., 25(2), 135-149. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  23. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2016). Accounting for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Symptom Severity With Pre- and Posttrauma Measures: A Longitudinal Study of Older Adults.. Clinical Psychological Science : a Journal of the Association for Psychological Science, 4(2), 272-286. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  24. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D; Hoyle, RH; Boals, A; Collie, CF; Clancy, CP; Hertzberg, MA (2016). The stress response syndrome: The 17 PTSD symptoms as a single scale.
  25. Rubin, DC; Deffler, SA; Ogle, CM; Dowell, NM; Graesser, AC; Beckham, JC (2016). Participant, rater, and computer measures of coherence in posttraumatic stress disorder.. J Abnorm Psychol, 125(1), 11-25. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  26. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC; Salgado, S (2015). The frequency of involuntary autobiographical memories and future thoughts in relation to daydreaming, emotional distress, and age., 36, 352-372. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  27. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2015). Pretraumatic Stress Reactions in Soldiers Deployed to Afghanistan., 3(5), 663-674. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  28. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2015). The relation between insecure attachment and posttraumatic stress: Early life versus adulthood traumas.. Psychol Trauma, 7(4), 324-332. [doi]  [abs]
  29. Rubin, DC (2015). One bump, two bumps, three bumps, four? Using retrieval cues to divide one autobiographical memory reminiscence bump into many, 4(1), 87-89. [repository], [doi]
  30. Rubin, DC; Umanath, S (2015). Event memory: A theory of memory for laboratory, autobiographical, and fictional events., 122(1), 1-23. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  31. Rubin, DC (2014). Psychology. How quickly we forget., 346(6213), 1058-1059. [repository], [doi]
  32. Hall, SA; Rubin, DC; Miles, A; Davis, SW; Wing, EA; Cabeza, R; Berntsen, D (2014). The neural basis of involuntary episodic memories.. J Cogn Neurosci, 26(10), 2385-2399. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  33. Rubin, DC; Boals, A; Hoyle, RH (2014). Narrative centrality and negative affectivity: independent and interactive contributors to stress reactions.. Journal of Experimental Psychology. General, 143(3), 1159-1170. [doi]  [abs]
  34. Rubin, DC (2014). Schema-driven construction of future autobiographical traumatic events: the future is much more troubling than the past., 143(2), 612-630. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  35. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2014). Changes in neuroticism following trauma exposure.. Journal of Personality, 82(2), 93-102. [23550961], [doi]  [abs]
  36. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2014). Involuntary Memories and Dissociative Amnesia: Assessing Key Assumptions in PTSD Research., 2(2), 174-186. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  37. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2014). Cumulative exposure to traumatic events in older adults.. Aging Ment Health, 18(3), 316-325. [24011223], [doi]  [abs]
  38. Ford, JH; Rubin, DC; Giovanello, KS (2014). Effects of task instruction on autobiographical memory specificity in young and older adults., 22(6), 722-736. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  39. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2013). The impact of the developmental timing of trauma exposure on PTSD symptoms and psychosocial functioning among older adults.. Dev Psychol, 49(11), 2191-2200. [23458662], [doi]  [abs]
  40. Rubin, DC; Feeling, N (2013). Measuring the Severity of Negative and Traumatic Events., 1(4), 375-389. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  41. Ogle, CM; Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D; Siegler, IC (2013). The Frequency and Impact of Exposure to Potentially Traumatic Events Over the Life Course.. Clinical Psychological Science : a Journal of the Association for Psychological Science, 1(4), 426-434. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  42. St, JPL; Kragel, PA; Rubin, DC (2013). Neural networks supporting autobiographical memory retrieval in posttraumatic stress disorder., 13(3), 554-566. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]  [abs]
  43. Berntsen, D; Johannessen, KB; Thomsen, YD; Bertelsen, M; Hoyle, RH; Rubin, DC (2012). Peace and war: trajectories of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms before, during, and after military deployment in Afghanistan., 23(12), 1557-1565. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  44. St, JPL; Rubin, DC; Cabeza, R (2012). Age-related effects on the neural correlates of autobiographical memory retrieval., 33(7), 1298-1310. [21190759], [doi]  [abs]
  45. Rubin, DC; Hoyle, RH; Leary, MR (2012). Differential predictability of four dimensions of affect intensity., 26(1), 25-41. [21707262], [doi]  [abs]
  46. Janssen, SMJ; Rubin, DC; Conway, MA (2012). The reminiscence bump in the temporal distribution of the best football players of all time: Pelé, Cruijff or Maradona?, 65(1), 165-178. [21939366], [doi]  [abs]
  47. Boals, A; Hathaway, LM; Rubin, DC (2011). The Therapeutic Effects of Completing Autobiographical Memory Questionnaires for Positive and Negative Events: An Experimental Approach, 35(6), 544-549. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  48. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2011). Two versions of life: emotionally negative and positive life events have different roles in the organization of life story and identity.. Emotion, 11(5), 1190-1201. [21875191], [doi]  [abs]
  49. Rice, HJ; Rubin, DC (2011). Remembering from any angle: the flexibility of visual perspective during retrieval., 20(3), 568-577. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  50. Rubin, DC; Dennis, MF; Beckham, JC (2011). Autobiographical memory for stressful events: the role of autobiographical memory in posttraumatic stress disorder.. Conscious Cogn, 20(3), 840-856. [21489820], [doi]  [abs]
  51. Rubin, DC (2011). The coherence of memories for trauma: evidence from posttraumatic stress disorder., 20(3), 857-865. [20413327], [doi]  [abs]
  52. Boals, A; Rubin, DC (2011). The integration of emotions in memories: Cognitive-emotional distinctiveness and posttraumatic stress disorder, 25(5), 811-816. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  53. St, JPL; Kragel, PA; Rubin, DC (2011). Dynamic neural networks supporting memory retrieval., 57(2), 608-616. [21550407], [doi]  [abs]
  54. Huijbers, W; Pennartz, CMA; Rubin, DC; Daselaar, SM (2011). Imagery and retrieval of auditory and visual information: neural correlates of successful and unsuccessful performance., 49(7), 1730-1740. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  55. St, JPL; Botzung, A; Miles, A; Rubin, DC (2011). Functional neuroimaging of emotionally intense autobiographical memories in post-traumatic stress disorder., 45(5), 630-637. [21109253], [doi]  [abs]
  56. Janssen, SMJ; Rubin, DC (2011). Age Effects in Cultural Life Scripts., 25(2), 291-298. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  57. Janssen, SMJ; Rubin, DC; St, JPL (2011). The temporal distribution of autobiographical memory: changes in reliving and vividness over the life span do not explain the reminiscence bump., 39(1), 1-11. [21264610], [doi]  [abs]
  58. Siegler, IC; Williams, RB; Rimer, BK; Rubin, DC; Brummett, BH; Barefoot, JC; Costa, PT (2010). WHEN I'M 64: FINDINGS FROM THE UNC ALUMNI HEART STUDY. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 17, 9-10. [Gateway.cgi]
  59. Rubin, DC; Boals, A (2010). People who expect to enter psychotherapy are prone to believing that they have forgotten memories of childhood trauma and abuse., 18(5), 556-562. [20623421], [doi]  [abs]
  60. Rubin, DC (2010). Emotion and autobiographical memory: considerations from posttraumatic stress disorder., 7(1), 132-133. [20374934], [doi]
  61. Botzung, A; Rubin, DC; Miles, A; Cabeza, R; Labar, KS (2010). Mental hoop diaries: emotional memories of a college basketball game in rival fans., 30(6), 2130-2137. [20147540], [doi]  [abs]
  62. Rubin, DC; Boals, A; Klein, K (2010). Autobiographical Memories for Very Negative Events: The Effects of Thinking about and Rating Memories., 34(1), 35-48. [21423832], [doi]  [abs]
  63. Botzung, A; Labar, KS; Kragel, P; Miles, A; Rubin, DC (2010). Component Neural Systems for the Creation of Emotional Memories during Free Viewing of a Complex, Real-World Event., 4, 34. [20508750], [doi]  [abs]
  64. Rice, HJ; Rubin, DC (2009). I can see it both ways: first- and third-person visual perspectives at retrieval., 18(4), 877-890. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  65. Rubin, DC; Talarico, JM (2009). A comparison of dimensional models of emotion: evidence from emotions, prototypical events, autobiographical memories, and words., 17(8), 802-808. [19691001], [doi]  [abs]
  66. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D (2009). The frequency of voluntary and involuntary autobiographical memories across the life span., 37(5), 679-688. [19487759], [doi]  [abs]
  67. Talarico, JM; Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2009). Positive emotions enhance recall of peripheral details, 23(2), 380-398. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  68. Rubin, D.C., Berntsen, D., & Hutson, M. (2009). The normative and the personal life: Individual differences in life scripts and life stories among U.S.A. and Danish undergraduates.. Memory, 17, 54-68.
  69. Rubin, D.C. & Berntsen, D. (2009). Most people who think that they are likely to enter psychotherapy also think it is plausible that they could have forgotten their own memories of childhood sexual abuse.. Applied Cognitive Psychology, 23, 170-173.
  70. Rubin, D.C. & Berntsen, D. (2009). The Frequency of Voluntary and Involuntary Autobiographical Memories across the Lifespan.
  71. Rubin, D.C. & Talarico, J.M. (2009). A comparison of dimensional models of emotion: Evidence from emotions, prototypical events, autobiographical memories, and words.
  72. Rubin, DC; Boals, A; Berntsen, D (2008). Memory in posttraumatic stress disorder: properties of voluntary and involuntary, traumatic and nontraumatic autobiographical memories in people with and without posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms., 137(4), 591-614. [18999355], [doi]  [abs]
  73. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D; Bohni, MK (2008). A memory-based model of posttraumatic stress disorder: evaluating basic assumptions underlying the PTSD diagnosis., 115(4), 985-1011. [18954211], [doi]  [abs]
  74. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC; Johansen, MK (2008). Contrasting Models of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Reply to., 115(4), 1099-1106. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  75. St, JP; Rubin, DC; LaBar, KS; Cabeza, R (2008). The short and long of it: neural correlates of temporal-order memory for autobiographical events., 20(7), 1327-1341. [18284345], [doi]  [abs]
  76. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D; Hutson, M (2008). The normative and personal life: Individual and cultural differences in personal life stories and cultural life scripts, 17(1), 54-68. [19105087], [doi]  [abs]
  77. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2008). The reappearance hypothesis revisited: recurrent involuntary memories after traumatic events and in everyday life., 36(2), 449-460. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  78. Skotko, BG; Rubin, DC; Tupler, LA (2008). H.M.'s personal crossword puzzles: understanding memory and language.. Memory (Hove, England), 16(2), 89-96. [18286414], [doi]  [abs]
  79. Daselaar, SM; Rice, HJ; Greenberg, DL; Cabeza, R; LaBar, KS; Rubin, DC (2008). The spatiotemporal dynamics of autobiographical memory: neural correlates of recall, emotional intensity, and reliving., 18(1), 217-229. [17548799], [doi]  [abs]
  80. Rubin, D.C., Boals, A., & Berntsen, D. (2008). Memory in Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: Properties of voluntary and involuntary, traumatic and non-traumatic autobiographical memories in people with and without PTSD symptoms. Journal of Experimental Psychology: General, 137, 591-614.
  81. Rubin, DC (2008). Mix levels of analysis with care; genres not at all, 7, 66-71.
  82. Boals, A; Rubin, DC; Klein, K (2008). Memory and coping with stress: the relationship between cognitive-emotional distinctiveness, memory valence, and distress., 16(6), 637-657. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  83. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC; Bohni, MK (2008). Postscript: Evidence and counterevidence, 115(4), 1106-1107. [repository], [doi]
  84. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D (2007). People believe it is plausible to have forgotten memories of childhood sexual abuse., 14(4), 776-778. [17972748], [doi]  [abs]
  85. Talarico, JM; Rubin, DC (2007). Flashbulb memories are special after all; in phenomenology, not accuracy, 21(5), 557-578. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  86. Rubin, DC; Schrauf, RW; Gulgoz, S; Naka, M (2007). Cross-cultural variability of component processes in autobiographical remembering: Japan, Turkey, and the USA., 15(5), 536-547. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  87. Berntse, D; Rubin, DC (2007). When a trauma becomes a key to identity: Enhanced integration of trauma memories predicts posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms, 21(4), 417-431. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  88. Rubin, DC (2006). The Basic-Systems Model of Episodic Memory., 1(4), 277-311. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]  [abs]
  89. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2006). Emotion and vantage point in autobiographical, 20(8), 1193-1215. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  90. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D (2006). People over forty feel 20% younger than their age: subjective age across the lifespan., 13(5), 776-780. [17328372], [doi]  [abs]
  91. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2006). Flashbulb memories and posttraumatic stress reactions across the life span: age-related effects of the German occupation of Denmark during World War II., 21(1), 127-139. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  92. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2006). The centrality of event scale: a measure of integrating a trauma into one's identity and its relation to post-traumatic stress disorder symptoms., 44(2), 219-231. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  93. Sheen, M; Kemp, S; Rubin, DC (2006). Disputes over memory ownership: What memories are disputed?, 5 Suppl 1, 9-13. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  94. Rubin, DC (2005). A basic-systems approach to autobiographical memory, 14(2), 79-83. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  95. Bluck, S; Alea, N; Habermas, T; Rubin, DC (2005). A tale of three functions: The self-reported uses of autobiographical memory, 23(1), 91-117. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  96. Greenberg, DL; Rice, HJ; Cooper, JJ; Cabeza, R; Rubin, DC; Labar, KS (2005). Co-activation of the amygdala, hippocampus and inferior frontal gyrus during autobiographical memory retrieval., 43(5), 659-674. [15721179], [doi]  [abs]
  97. Greenberg, DL; Eacott, MJ; Brechin, D; Rubin, DC (2005). Visual memory loss and autobiographical amnesia: a case study., 43(10), 1493-1502. [15989939], [doi]  [abs]
  98. Cabeza, R; Prince, SE; Daselaar, SM; Greenberg, DL; Budde, M; Dolcos, F; LaBar, KS; Rubin, DC (2004). Brain activity during episodic retrieval of autobiographical and laboratory events: an fMRI study using a novel photo paradigm., 16(9), 1583-1594. [15622612], [doi]  [abs]
  99. Rubin, DC; Siegler, IC (2004). Facets of personality and the phenomenology of autobiographical memory, 18(7), 913-930. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  100. Talarico, JM; LaBar, KS; Rubin, DC (2004). Emotional intensity predicts autobiographical memory experience., 32(7), 1118-1132. [15813494], [doi]  [abs]
  101. Skotko, BG; Kensinger, EA; Locascio, JJ; Einstein, G; Rubin, DC; Tupler, LA; Krendl, A; Corkin, S (2004). Puzzling thoughts for H. M.: can new semantic information be anchored to old semantic memories?. Neuropsychology, 18(4), 756-769. [15506844], [doi]  [abs]
  102. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2004). Cultural life scripts structure recall from autobiographical memory., 32(3), 427-442. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  103. Wenzel, A; Pinna, K; Rubin, DC (2004). Autobiographical memories of anxiety-related experiences., 42(3), 329-341. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  104. Rubin, DC; Feldman, ME; Beckham, JC (2004). Reliving, emotions, and fragmentation in the autobiographical memories of veterans diagnosed with PTSD, 18(1), 17-35. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  105. Schrauf, RW; Rubin, DC (2004). The ‘language’ and ‘feel’ of bilingual memory: Mnemonic traces, 5, 21-39.
  106. Greenberg, DL; Rubin, DC; Schrauf, RW (2004). Stability in autobiographical memories, 12, 712-721. [repository]
  107. Rubin, DC; Burt, CDB; Fifield, SJ (2003). Experimental manipulations of the phenomenology of memory., 31(6), 877-886. [14651296], [doi]  [abs]
  108. Rubin, DC; Schrauf, RW; Greenberg, DL (2003). Belief and recollection of autobiographical memories., 31(6), 887-901. [14651297], [doi]  [abs]
  109. Greenberg, DL; Rubin, DC (2003). The neuropsychology of autobiographical memory., 39(4-5), 687-728. [14584549], [doi]  [abs]
  110. Talarico, JM; Rubin, DC (2003). Confidence, not consistency, characterizes flashbulb memories., 14(5), 455-461. [12930476], [doi]  [abs]
  111. Berntsen, D; Willert, M; Rubin, DC (2003). Splintered memories or vivid landmarks? Qualities and organization of traumatic memories with and without PTSD, 17(6), 675-693. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  112. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D (2003). Life scripts help to maintain autobiographical memories of highly positive, but not highly negative, events., 31(1), 1-14. [12699138], [doi]  [abs]
  113. Fromholt, P; Mortensen, DB; Torpdahl, P; Bender, L; Larsen, P; Rubin, DC (2003). Life-narrative and word-cued autobiographical memories in centenarians: comparisons with 80-year-old control, depressed, and dementia groups., 11(1), 81-88. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  114. SCHULKIND, MD; POSNER, RJ; RUBIN, DC (2003). Musical features that facilitate melody identification: How do you know it's "your" song when they finally play it?, 21(2), 217-249. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]
  115. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC (2002). Emotionally charged autobiographical memories across the life span: the recall of happy, sad, traumatic, and involuntary memories., 17(4), 636-652. [doi]  [abs]
  116. Due, DL; Huettel, SA; Hall, WG; Rubin, DC (2002). Activation in mesolimbic and visuospatial neural circuits elicited by smoking cues: evidence from functional magnetic resonance imaging.. The American Journal of Psychiatry, 159(6), 954-960. [12042183], [doi]  [abs]
  117. Zervakis, J; Rubin, DC (2002). Production and recognition bias of stylistic sentences using a story reading task., 31(2), 107-130. [12022791], [doi]  [abs]
  118. Larsen, SF; Schrauf, RW; Fromholt, P; Rubin, DC (2002). Inner speech and bilingual autobiographical memory: a Polish-Danish cross-cultural study., 10(1), 45-54. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  119. Schrauf, RW; Rubin, DC (2001). Effects of Voluntary Immigration on the Distribution of Autobiographical Memory over the Lifespan, 15(7), S75-S88. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  120. Gulgoz, S; Rubin, DC (2001). Kisisel Anilarin Hartirlanmasi: Bir Betimleme Calismasi [Retrieval of personal memory: A descriptive study], 16, 37-55.
  121. Sheen, M; Kemp, S; Rubin, DC (2001). Twins Dispute Memory Ownership: A New False Memory Phenomenon, 29(6), 779-788. (reprinted in Robinson-Reigler, M.B., & Robinson-Riegler, G.L., (Eds). (2004). Readings in Cognitive Psychology: Applications, Connections, and Individual Differences. Boston: Allyn & Bacon). [doi]  [abs]
  122. Coyle, S; Arnold, HM; Goldberg-Arnold, JS; Rubin, DC; Hall, WG (2000). Olfactory conditioning facilitates diet transition in human infants., 37(3), 144-152. [11044862], [doi]  [abs]
  123. Rubin, DC (2000). The distribution of early childhood memories., 8(4), 265-269. [10932795], [doi]  [abs]
  124. Rubin, DC; Schrauf, RW (2000). Internal languages of retrieval: the bilingual encoding of memories for the personal past., 28, 616-623. [repository]  [abs]
  125. Coyle, S., Arnold, H.M., Goldberg-Arnold, J.S., Rubin, D.C. (2000). Olfactory conditioning facilities diet transition in human infants. Developmental Psychobiology, 37, 144-152.
  126. Rubin, DC; Schulkind, MD; Rahhal, TA (1999). A Study of Gender Differences in Autobiographical Memory: Broken Down by Age and Sex, 6(1), 61-71. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  127. Rubin, DC (1999). Frontal-striatal circuits in cognitive aging: Evidence for caudate involvement, 6(4), 241-259. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  128. Schulkind, MD; Hennis, LK; Rubin, DC (1999). Music, emotion, and autobiographical memory: they're playing your song., 27(6), 948-955. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  129. Rubin, DC; Hinton, S; Wenzel, A (1999). The Precise Time Course of Retention, 25(5), 1161-1176. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  130. Watson, ME; Welsh-Bohmer, KA; Hoffman, JM; Lowe, V; Rubin, DC (1999). The neural basis of naming impairments in Alzheimer's disease revealed through positron emission tomography.. Archives of Clinical Neuropsychology : the Official Journal of the National Academy of Neuropsychologists, 14(4), 347-357. [14590589], [doi]  [abs]
  131. Schrauf, RW; Rubin, DC (1998). Bilingual Autobiographical Memory in Older Adult Immigrants: A Test of Cognitive Explanations of the Reminiscence Bump and the Linguistic Encoding of Memories, 39(3), 437-457. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  132. Rubin, DC (1998). Knowledge and judgments about events that occurred prior to birth: The measurement of the persistence of information, 5(3), 397-400. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  133. Zervakis, J; Rubin, DC (1998). Memory and learning for a novel written style., 26(4), 754-767. [9701967], [doi]  [abs]
  134. Rubin, DC; Greenberg, DL (1998). Visual memory-deficit amnesia: a distinct amnesic presentation and etiology., 95(9), 5413-5416. [9560290], [doi]  [abs]
  135. Rubin, DC; Rahhal, TA; Poon, LW (1998). Things learned in early adulthood are remembered best., 26(1), 3-19. [9519693], [doi]  [abs]
  136. Braun, K; Rubin, DC (1998). The spacing effect depends on an encoding deficit, retrieval, and time in working memory: evidence from once-presented words., 6(1), 37-65. [9640432], [doi]  [abs]
  137. Rubin, DC; Schulkind, MD (1997). The distribution of autobiographical memories across the lifespan., 25(6), 859-866. [9421572], [doi]  [abs]
  138. Rubin, DC; Schulkind, MD (1997). Distribution of important and word-cued autobiographical memories in 20-, 35-, and 70-year-old adults., 12(3), 524-535. [9308099], [doi]  [abs]
  139. Rubin, DC; Ciobanu, V; Langston, W (1997). Children's memory for counting-out rhymes: A cross-language comparison, 4(3), 421-424. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  140. Rubin, DC; Schulkind, MD (1997). Properties of word cues for autobiographical memory., 81(1), 47-50. [9293192], [doi]  [abs]
  141. Rubin, DC; Wenzel, AE (1996). One hundred years of forgetting: A quantitative description of retention, 103(4), 734-760. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  142. Watson, ME; Rubin, DC (1996). Spatial imagery preserves temporal order., 4(5), 515-534. [8884744], [doi]  [abs]
  143. Rubin, DC; Wallace, WT; Houston, BC (1993). The beginnings of expertise for ballads, 17(3), 435-462. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  144. Rubin, DC; Wanda, TW (1991). Characteristics and Constraints in Ballads and Their Effects on Memory, 14(2), 181-202. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]  [abs]
  145. Rubin, DC; Stoltzfus, ER; Wall, KL (1991). The abstraction of form in semantic categories., 19(1), 1-7. [2017026], [doi]  [abs]
  146. Hyman, IE; Rubin, DC (1990). Memorabeatlia: a naturalistic study of long-term memory., 18(2), 205-214. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  147. Baddeley, AD; Rubin, DC (1989). Telescoping is not time compression: a model of the dating of autobiographical events., 17(6), 653-661. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  148. Rubin, D; WALLACE, WT (1989). Rhyme and Reason: Analyses of Dual Retrieval Cues. J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn, 15(4), 698-709. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  149. Kelly, MH; Rubin, DC (1988). Natural rhythmic patterns in English verse: Evidence from child counting-out rhymes, 27(6), 718-740. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  150. Schultz, KA (1986). Unit Analysis of Prose Memory in Clinical and Elderly Populations, 2(2), 77-87. [doi]  [abs]
  151. Friendly, M; Rubin, DC (1986). Predicting which words get recalled: measures of free recall, availability, goodness, emotionality, and pronunciability for 925 nouns., 14(1), 79-94. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  152. Rubin, DC (1985). Memorability as a measure of processing: a unit analysis of prose and list learning., 114(2), 213-238. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  153. RUBIN, DC (1985). THE SUBTLE DECEIVER - RECALLING OUR PAST, 19(9), 38-&. (Translated and reprinted as (1986, March- April) Sottili inganni: I ricordi del nostra passato. Psicologia Contemporanea, pp. 18-25). [Gateway.cgi]
  154. Biermann, AW; Rodman, RD; Rubin, DC; Heidlage, JF (1985). NATURAL-LANGUAGE WITH DISCRETE SPEECH AS A MODE FOR HUMAN-TO-MACHINE COMMUNICATION, 28(6), 628-636. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  155. Rubin, DC; Kozin, M (1984). Vivid memories., 16(1), 81-95. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  156. Rubin, DC; Groth, E; Goldsmith, DJ (1984). Olfactory cuing of autobiographical memory., 97(4), 493-507. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  157. Bacon, EH; Rubin, DC (1983). Story recall by mentally retarded children., 53(3 Pt 1), 791-796. [repository], [doi]
  158. Rubin, DC; Kontis, TC (1983). A schema for common cents., 11(4), 335-341. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  159. Rubin, DC (1983). Associative asymmetry, availability, and retrieval., 11(1), 83-92. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  160. Friendly, M; Franklin, PE; Hoffman, D; Rubin, DC (1982). The Toronto Word Pool: Norms for imagery, concreteness, orthographic variables, and grammatical usage for 1,080 words, 14(4), 375-399. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  161. Rubin, D (1982). Memorability as an indicator of processing, 20(3), 127-127. [Gateway.cgi]
  162. Rubin, DC; Corbett, S (1982). Adaptation-level theory and the free recall of mixed-frequency lists, 20(1), 27-29. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]  [abs]
  163. Rubin, DC (1982). On the retention function for autobiographical memory, 21(1), 21-38. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  164. Rubin, DC (1982). A depth aftereffect caused by viewing a rotating Ames window., 11(6), 703-705. [doi]  [abs]
  165. Solso, RL; Juel, C; Rubin, DC (1982). THE FREQUENCY AND VERSATILITY OF INITIAL AND TERMINAL LETTERS IN ENGLISH WORDS, 21(2), 220-235. [repository], [doi]  [abs]
  166. Rubin, DC (1981). First-order approximation to English, second-order approximation to English, and orthographic neighbor ratio norms for 925 nouns, 13(6), 713-721. [doi]  [abs]
  167. Rubin, DC; Olson, EH; Richter, M; Butters, N (1981). Memory for prose in Korsakoff and schizophrenic populations., 13(2-3), 81-85. [doi]  [abs]
  168. Rubin, DC; Butters, N (1981). Clustering by alcoholic Korsakoff patients., 19(1), 137-140. [doi]  [abs]
  169. Rubin, DC (1981). Norms for 34 properties of 125 words, 11(19), Ms. 2213.
  170. Rubin, DC; Olson, MJ (1980). Recall of semantic domains., 8(4), 354-356. [doi]  [abs]
  171. Rubin, DC (1980). 51 properties of 125 words: A unit analysis of verbal behavior, 19(6), 736-755. [doi]  [abs]
  172. Rubin, DC (1979). On measuring fuzziness: a comment on "A fuzzy set approach to modifiers and vagueness in natural language"., 108(4), 486-489. [Gateway.cgi], [doi]  [abs]
  173. Brouwer, JR; Rubin, DC (1979). A simple design for an impossible triangle., 8(3), 349-350. [doi]
  174. Rubin, DC (1978). Word⇔initial and word⇔final ngram frequencies, 10(2), 171-183. [doi]  [abs]
  175. Rubin, DC (1978). A unit analysis of prose memory, 17(5), 599-620. [doi]  [abs]
  176. Rubin, DC (1977). Very long-term memory for prose and verse, 16(5), 611-621. (Reprinted in U. Neisser (Ed.), Memory observed: Remembering in natural contexts (1982, pp. 299-310). San Francisco: W.H. Freeman. Reprinted in U. Neisser & I.E. Hyman, Jr. (Eds.), Memory observed: Remembering in natural contexts: Second edition. (1999, pp. 383-392). New York: Worth Publishers). [doi]  [abs]
  177. Rubin, DC; Rebson, DJ (1977). A halo visual illusion., 6(2), 227-230. [doi]  [abs]
  178. Kenny, DA; Rubin, DC (1977). Estimating chance reproducibility in Guttman Scaling, 6(2), 188-196. [doi]  [abs]
  179. Brown, L; Heymann, S; Preskill, B; Rubin, DC; Wuletich, T (1977). Leading questions and the eyewitness report of a live and a described incident, 40, 1041-1042.
  180. Rubin, DC (1976). Frequency of occurrence as a psychophysical continuum: Weber's fraction, Ekman's fraction, range effects, and the phi-gamma hypothesis, 20(5), 327-330. [doi]  [abs]
  181. Rubin, DC (1976). The effectiveness of context before, after, and around a missing word, 19(2), 214-216. [doi]  [abs]
  182. Rubin, DC (1976). Applying psychometric methods in linguistic research: Some recent advances, 14(168), 63-66. [doi]
  183. Rubin, DC (1976). A simple method for producing figures for publication. Behavior Research Methods and Instrumentation, 8, 40-41.
  184. Rubin, DC (1975). Within word structure in the tip-of-the-tongue phenomenon, 14(4), 392-397. [doi]  [abs]
  185. Rubin, DC (1974). The subjective estimation of relative syllable frequency, 16(1), 193-196. [doi]  [abs]
  186. Melamed, L; Rubin, DC (1971). Selected optical properties of mixtures of cholesteric liquid crystals. Applied Optics, 10, 1103-1107.
  187. Melamed, L; Rubin, DC (1970). Electric field hysteresis effects in cholesteric liquid crystals. Applied Physics Letters, 16, 149-150.


  1. D. Berntsen & D.C. Rubin (2012). Understanding autobiographical memory: Theories and approaches.. Cambridge University Press.  [author's comments]
  2. (2005). Cognitive Methods and Their Application to Clinical Research.. American Psychological Association Press.  (Amy Wenzel did her honors thesis with me. She is now a clinical psychologist and assistant professor.)
  3. (1996). Remembering Our Past: Studies in Autobiographical Memory.. Cambridge University Press.  (Paperback edition.)  [abs]
  4. Rubin, DC (1995). Memory in Oral Traditions: The Cognitive Psychology of Epic, Ballads, and Counting-out Rhymes.. Oxford University Press.  (Awarded the American Association of Publishers' Best New Professional/Scholarly Book in Psychology for 1995 and William James Award from American Psychological Association. Paperback edition, 1997.)  [abs]
  5. (1992). Theoretical perspectives on autobiographical memory.. Kluwer Academic Publishers.
  6. (1989). Everyday cognition in adulthood and later life.. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (Paperback edition.)
  7. (1989). Everyday Cognition in Adulthood and Late Life.. Cambridge University Press.  [abs]
  8. (1986). Autobiographical Memory.. Cambridge University Press.  (Paperback edition.)  [abs]

Chapters in Books

  1. Rubin, D "Placing autobiographical memory in a general memory organization."  Oxford University Press, 2019
  2. Rubin, D; Talarico, JM "Ordinary memory processes shape flashbulb memories of extraordinary events: A review of 40 years of research.."  PSYCHOLOGY PRESS, 2017
  3. Rubin, DC "A basic systems account of trauma memories in PTSD: is more needed?." Clinical perspective on autobiographical memory: Theories and approaches. Ed. Watson, LA; Berntsen, D Cambridge University Press, January, 2015: 41-64.
  4. Rubin, DC "The basic system model of autobiographical memory." Understanding autobiographical memory: Theories and approaches. Ed. Berntsen, D; Rubin, DC Cambridge University Press, 2012: 11-32.
  5. Rubin, DC "Oral traditions as collective memories: Implications for a general theory of individual and collective memory." Memory in Mind and Culture. Ed. P. Boyer & J. Wertsch Cambridge University Press, January, 2009: 273-287. [doi]  [abs]
  6. Talarico, JM; Rubin, DC "Flashbulb memories result from ordinary memory processes and extraordinary event characteristics." Flashbulb Memories: New Issues and New Perspectives. Ed. Luminet, O., Curci, A. & Conway, M.A. Routledge, November, 2008: 79-97. [doi]
  7. Rubin, DC; Berntsen, D "How Memory for Stressful Events affects Identity." Self Psychology: An approach to cognitive psychology. Ed. Naka, M; Yamashita, K Kaneko Shobo, 2008: 118-129.
  8. Davis, M; Loftus, EF; Rubin, DC; Wixted, JT "Forgetting." Science of Memory: Concepts. Oxford University Press, May, 2007: 315-337. [doi]  [abs]
  9. Rubin, D.C. "Forgetting: Its role in the science of memory." Science of memory: Concepts. Ed. H.L. Roediger, III, Y. Dudai, & S.M. Fitzpatrick New York: Oxford University Press, 2007: 325-328.
  10. Rubin, D.C. "Autobiographical memory and aging." Cognitive aging: A primer. Second edition. Ed. D.C. Park & N. Schwartz New York: Psychology Press, 2007 (in press)
  11. Rubin, DC; Wenzel, A "Autobiographical memory tasks: Six common methods." Cognitive methods and their application to clinical research. Ed. Wenzel, A; Rubin, DC American Psychological Association Press, 2005: 215-217.
  12. Rubin, DC "Autobiographical memory tasks in cognitive research." Cognitive methods and their application to clinical research. Ed. Wenzel, A; Rubin, DC American Psychological Association Press, 2005: 219-241.
  13. Rubin, D; Greenberg, DL "The role of narrative in recollection: A view from cognitive and neuropsychology.." Narrative and Consciousness: Literature, Psychology, and the Brain. Ed. G. Fireman, T. McVay, & O. Flanagan Oxford University Press, March, 2003
  14. Schrauf, RW; Rubin, DC "On the bilingual's two sets of memories." Autobiographical Memory and the Construction of a Narrative Self: Developmental and Cultural Perspectives. Ed. R. Fivush & C. Haden PSYCHOLOGY PRESS, February, 2003: 121-145. [doi]
  15. Rubin, D.C. "Autobiographical Memory." Encyclopedia of Cognitive Science. Ed. L. Nadel Volume 1London: Nature Publishing Group, 2003: 286-289.
  16. Rubin, D.C. "Autobiographical Memory Across the Lifespan." Lifespan Development of Human Memory. Ed. P. Graf & N. Ohta Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2002: 159-184.
  17. Rubin, DC "Autobiographical memory across the lifespan." Lifespan development of human memory. Ed. Graf, P; Ohta, N M I T PRESS, 2002: 159-184.
  18. Rubin, D "Autobiographical memory and aging." Cognitive aging: A primer. Ed. Park, D; Schwartz, N Philadelphia: Psychology Press, January, 2000: 131-149. Translated into Japanese and Spanish. second edition, 200*, pp.
  19. Rubin, DC "Autobiographical memory and aging: Distributions of memories across the life-span and their implications for survey research." Cognition, aging, and self-reports. Ed. Schwartz, N; Park, DC; Knauper, B; Sudman, S PSYCHOLOGY PRESS, 1999: 163-183.
  20. Rubin, DC "Beginnings of a theory of autobiographical remembering." Autobiographical memory: Theoretical and applied perspectives. Ed. Thompson, CP; Herrmann, DJ; Bruce, D; Read, JD; Payne, DG; Toglia, MP Erlbaum, January, 1998: 47-67. [Gateway.cgi]
  21. Rubin, DC "Stories about Stories." Knowledge and memory: The real story. Ed. Wyer Jr., RS Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995: 153-164.
  22. Conway, MA; Rubin, DC "The structure of autobiographical memory." Theories of memory. Ed. Collins, AE; Gathercole, SE; Conway, MA; Morris, PE Erlbaum, 1993: 103-137.
  23. Rubin, D.C. "Oral tradition." Encyclopedia of learning and memory. Ed. L. Squire New York: MacMillan, 1992: 502-503.
  24. Rubin, DC "Constraints on memory." Affect and accuracy in recall: Studies of "flashbulb" memorie. Ed. Winoglad, E; Neisser, U Cambridge University Press, 1992: 265-273.
  25. Rubin, DC "Definitions of autobiographical memory." Theoretical perspectives on autobiographical memory. Ed. Conway, MA; Rubin, DC; Spinnler, H; Wagenaar, WA Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1992: 495-499.
  26. Rubin, D.C. "Directed graphs as memory respresentations: The case of rhyme." Pathfinder associative networks: Studies in knowledge organization. Ed. R.W. Schvaneveldt Norwood, NJ: Ablex, 1990: 121-133.
  27. Rubin, DC "Directed graphs as memory representations: The case of rhyme." Pathfinder associative networks: Studies in knowledge organization. Ed. Schvaneveldt, RW Ablex, 1990: 121-133.
  28. Rubin, D.C. "Memory, autobiographical." Neuroscience year: Supplement 1 to the encyclopedia of neuroscience. Ed. G. Adelman Cambridge: Birkhauser Boston Inc., 1989: 101-102.
  29. Rubin, DC "Issues of regularity and control: Confessions of a regularity freak." Everyday cognition in adult and later life. Ed. Poon, LW; Rubin, DC; Wilson, BA Cambridge University Press, 1989: 84-103.
  30. Wallace, WT; Rubin, DC "Memory of a ballad singer." Practical aspects of memory: Current research and issues, Vol. 1, Memory in everyday life. Ed. Gruenberg, MM; Morris, PE; Sykes, RN WILEY, 1988: 257-262.
  31. Rubin, DC "Practical aspects of autobiographical memory." Practical aspects of memory: Current research and issues: Vol. 1. Memory in everyday life. Ed. Gruenberg, MM; Morris, PE; Sykes, RN WILEY, 1988: 253-256.
  32. Rubin, DC "Go for the skill." Remembering reconsidered: Ecological and traditional approaches to the study of memory. Ed. Neisser, U; Winograd, E Cambridge University Press, 1988: 374-382.
  33. Rubin, DC "Learning poetic language." The development of language and language researchers: Essays in honor of Roger Brown. Ed. Kessel, F Erlbaum, 1988: 339-351.
  34. Wallace, WT; Rubin, DC "The Wreck of the Old 97”: A real event remembered in song." Remembering reconsidered: Ecological and traditional approaches to the study of memory. Ed. Neisser, U; Winograd, E Cambridge University Press, 1988: 283-310.
  35. Rubin, D.C. "Autobiographical memory." The Encyclopedia of aging. Ed. G.L. Maddox New York: Springer, 1987: 49-50. Revised versions in the Second (1995) and Third (in press) Editions
  36. Rubin, D.C., Wetzler, S.E. & Nebes, R.D. "Autobiographical memory across the adult lifespan." Autobiographical memory. Ed. D.C. Rubin Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1986: 202-221.
  37. Rubin, DC; Wetzler, SE; Nebes, RD "Autobiographical memory across the lifespan." Autobiographical memory. Ed. Rubin, DC Cambridge University Press, 1986: 202-221.
  38. Rubin, D.C. & Kimble, G.A. "Instructor's resource manual." Principles of psychology,. Ed. G.A. Kimble, N. Garmezy & E. Zigler 6th ed.New York: Wiley, 1984
  39. Rubin, D.C. "Studies of learning and memory." Behavioral sciences research in mental health: An assessment of the state of the science and recommendations for research directions. Rockville, MD: National Institute of Mental Health, 1983: 111-1 - 111-18.
  40. Rubin, DC "Very long-term memory for prose and verse." Memory observed: Remembering in natural contexts. Ed. Neisser, U W. H. Freeman, 1982: 229-310.
  41. Rubin, DC "Cognitive processes and oral traditions." International Musicological Society: Report of the Twelfth Congress Berkeley 1977. Ed. Heartz, D; Wade, B Barenreiter-Verlag, 1981: 173-180.

Reprinted Articles

  1. Greenberg, D.L. & Rubin, D.C. (2003). The neuropsychology of autobiographical memory. Cortex, 39, 687-728. (reprinted in J.K. Foster (Ed.), Memory: Anatomical regions, physiological networks, and cognitive interactions (pp. 687-728). Milan, Italy: Masson).
  2. Rubin, D.C. (September 1985). The subtle deceiver: Recalling our past. Psychology Today, 38-46. (Translated and reprinted as (1986, March- April) Sottili inganni: I ricordi del nostra passato. Psicologia Contemporanea, pp. 18-25).


  1. Hall, W.G. & Rubin, D.C. (September 5, 2000). Flavor dot and odorizer method. United States Patent, Number 6,112,749. (A device and method using classical conditioning to increase food intake, especially in infants).
  2. Garfein, A., Rindner, W. & Rubin, D.C. (May 30, 1972). Electricity measurement devices employing liquid crystalline materials. United States Patent Number 3,667,039. (A patent for volmeters and ammeters with no moving parts).

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